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Re: Api di Ken

15 aprile 2019, 0:43

Mario: Mine came with the canvas sheet with plexi window sewn into it and of course water leaked in around the edges and rusted the area behind the seat back - badly.
Aniello offers a replacement. I'm thinking of having a panel made that I can mount using the myriad of tiny holes already around that opening but doing a better job of sealing it from the weather. Might use a spare rear window from a P501/P601/MP which although not really large as shown on the red one I'd recently posted the size to me seems more suited. Shall I make two? - Ken
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Re: Api di Ken

15 aprile 2019, 3:03

This is the ginourmous size of mine. I think the original prothole size it a little too small.
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Re: Api di Ken

15 aprile 2019, 3:08

The red Oregon style was perfect, and I'd love that for my Ape all day long. Is that the style you're suggesting? How would it be fitted? Welded in place?

I am also in the process of adding 2 more Vespas and one Lambretta Series 2 to my collection. It is getting crowded here now. S;:

Re: Api di Ken

15 aprile 2019, 12:08

I don't think it would be a good idea to weld a panel in place for a rear window. Sooner cut and fit a panel that is mounted using screws and sealant using the original mounting holes for the canvas back. Not a good idea to weld as it then becomes a major job if ever replaced for an original look. Have to get the Ape back here in my shop first and study some options - Ken
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Cabin on the Police Ape is smaller than a P501. Changes made from the canvas earlier in Europe
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Re: Api di Ken

19 aprile 2019, 14:17

POLICE APE AD1T L() - slowly - ^&$
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Re: Api di Ken

23 aprile 2019, 14:23

POLICE APE AD1T L() ^&$
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Re: Api di Ken

3 maggio 2019, 23:11

Ape qui per il servizio - una storia di dolore 5/% 5/%
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Re: Api di Ken

7 maggio 2019, 0:42

A bit of luck - I was able to make repairs and not have to pull the motor!!! [-O<
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Re: Api di Ken

7 maggio 2019, 23:20

For the tail lights to work both mounting bolts must have a good ground. The brackets were so badly rusted I had to grind down to bare metal and then they worked properly - Ken
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Re: Api di Ken

10 maggio 2019, 11:52

APE BUBBLY L()
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Serving side wall is removable for alternate uses in different types of events. - https://www.kjjohnson.ca/piaggio/APE%20BUBBLY/index.php -
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Re: Api di Ken

16 maggio 2019, 0:34

APE BUBBLY L()
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V(* V(* Painting on Friday V(* V(*

Re: Api di Ken

18 maggio 2019, 12:07

APE BUBBLY V(* home from the body shop V(*
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Re: Api di Ken

19 maggio 2019, 12:14

A new life, for another Ape... ^:)^

Re: Api di Ken

19 maggio 2019, 14:39

APE BUBBLY needed a facelift - Ken - Questa Ape aveva bisogno di un lifting
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- https://www.kjjohnson.ca/piaggio/APE%20BUBBLY/index.php - T(-
Most of the day spent painting V(* V(*
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Paint will dry overnight so I can continue in the morning - Simon was inspecting
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Re: Api di Ken

20 maggio 2019, 23:08

APE BUBBLY L()
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