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Biggles
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    Posted: 28 Sep 2013 at 12:49pm
Hi there.

I came about this forum as a result of trying find some details about a JAP engine I have, so I thought I aught to introduce myself first.

As a former forester (a long, long time ago), lifelong biker and mechanic, specializing in small plant and horticultural machines, I have dealt with most kinds of engines and transmissions, going back to the 1940s and beyond. I have also restored classic cars and bikes and owned narrow boat, and the odd stationary engine.

I am not heavily into the details or intricacies of vintage garden machinery, but have worked on a fair bit of it, as some of it was still in regular use when I started wielding spanners, over fourty years ago.

I am now based in Milton Keynes, Bucks. and am semi-retired due to a knackered back. I keep myself busy with my small collection of classic bikes, and buy and sell motorbikes as a side-line.

Brian

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Quote will_haggle Replybullet Posted: 28 Sep 2013 at 6:05pm
Welcome Biggles, we have a few bikers around here! Trustybloke and me to name but two! What's your JAP engine?
6 months ago I couldn't even spell engineer - now I are one
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