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Sunday, 15 January 2012

I busted a ring grrrrrr!

So today I decided I would take the top end of the a35 and use it to replace the busted airsal top end on Sinclairios e50. I was pretty sure it would fit as tomos and puch kits tend to be interchangeable. Also I meant that the e50 would now have a reed valve instead of a piston port. I had some Polini carbon reeds to go on it too. Anyway long story short, I bust a ring trying to install the piston. Ordered new rings and the smallest ring compressor I could find. Here's a couple of shots I took: