Inlet timing Vespa P PE PX In today's video and blog it is about measuring the intake angle, also called intake timing. The intake angles should be within a certain range which is indicated in degrees crankshaft. The measurements always start as a fixed point from the top dead center, called OT for short. The intake range is ...

Drehmoment Motorroller
Drehmoment Motorroller

Tightening torques for bolts and nuts on the scooter How tight should I tighten a bolt or nut on the scooter? Here we have compiled a list of the recommended tightening torques of the manufacturers.* Lambretta VESPA large frame -1977 (125-150 cc) VESPA PX 80-200 VESPA Small Frame Too tight! It has probably happened to everyone at least once, ...

The Vespa engine - the heart of Platónika - has received the desired control angles of the crankshaft in the last article Cylinder transfer ports in the engine adapt for performance optimization Before the complete assembly of the motor can be done, all work that generates chips must be done. Only then can the housing be cleaned. In ...

Toptul
Toptul

At the Scooter Center you can now get TOPTUL tools Our TOPTUL brand tools have been manufactured since 1994 by Rotar Machinery Industrial Co. The ROTAR Group has many years of experience in the manufacture and fine machining of exclusively carefully developed and high-quality processed Toptul tools for professionals. Only the most reliable tool steel alloys ...

How do I mount the tyres on a Vespa / Lambretta? Using our bgm Classic tires as an example, we show the correct mounting of the tire (split rim). 1. Reduce friction The tube inside is subject to flexing when the tire is unrolled and therefore it is useful to reduce the friction inside by talcum. The white powder ...

How do I measure the pinch point on the cylinder head? In our second tutorial we describe how to measure and adjust the pinch point of a bgm177 cylinder. Of course, the sequence is applicable for all other cylinders, but the dimensions can vary greatly depending on the manufacturer or the desired application of the cylinder ...

How are stud bolts mounted on a Vespa? In the context of our project Platonika which we are putting on the wheels together with Maryzabel, we prepare many important steps of the assembly also in videos as tutorial. Our first tutorial shows the important differences between the different types of studs and the correct mounting. Frequently asked questions ...

Vespa Tutorial Video
Vespa Tutorial Video

Instructions and tutorial videos for your Vespa PX Next week we will start with our Vespa Tutorial Videos, a series from the Vespa Platónika bgm177 project of the Scooter Center. How do I install a Vespa cylinder? How do I measure the squeeze gap cylinder / piston / cylinder head? How to assemble a carburettor? Tips ...

All necessary attachments for our Vespa/ LML frames We offer you the ingenious, already painted Vespa / LML frames Here we have compiled a very helpful list for you. The frame sets are delivered as a set with all painted body parts. Here you will find all the necessary small parts, add-on parts and spare parts for a ...

Vespa Transportsicherung für Motorroller BLUE limited Edition
Vespa Transportsicherung für Motorroller BLUE limited Edition

Vespa wheel chock - limited edition in blue Our wheel chock allows you to park your scooter quickly, easily and safely on a trailer, in a van or bus, garage, carport, shed, workshop or on a morotcycle lift. This wheel chok is ideal to transport your scooter on the loading space of a van or trailer. Tip: if ...

A Vespa Sei Giorni? The Vespa Sei Giorni is among the most sought-after collectors items. A Vespa Sei Giorni, but what's it all about? In 1951 the Vespa company's racing team "Piaggio Squadra Corse" gained massive attention during a race. The "Sei Giorni Internationale" took place from the 18th to the 23rd Septemper 1951 in Varese, in ...

Win this wonderful Vespa V50! You chose how to customise the VWD Vespa and we restored it the way you wanted it! The VWD17 Vespa V50 was on display during the Scooter Center Customshow in Cologne and now it will be at stake at the Vespa World Days in Celle, Germany. Alex has completely disassembled and sandblasted this ...

New brake levers for Vespa - Installation guide Vespa GT / GTS New for Vespa GT / GTS: BGM brake levers for all Vespa GT, GTL, GTS models with a HengTong brake system. This CNC machined lever in high-strength aluminium is adjustable in 6 positions. The lever is provided with a span adjuster on the lower side ...

Vespa Wideframe Tuning Vespa Wideframe models are more popular than ever. There are not only refined new spare parts on the market, but also development in performance increase. Existing cast iron cylinders have been refined to wring a little more performance out of them with a rather high input of work. New Pinasco cylinder Pinasco will soon offer a new ...

The new 177 - cylinder for Vespa We have already presented the new cylinder in this post. Today we would like to offer you an insight into developing this cylinder. The cylinder will finally be available from beginning of April 2016! Developing the Vespa cylinder BGM177 Developing a two-stroke cylinder is very exciting. Numerous parameters, which need to ...

Vespa special tool for vintage scooters We have added a nice special tool for Vespa by BGM PRO to our program, which is especially suitable for those loving older Vespa models like the GS or younger, also known as wideframes.. Tight drive shaft bearing The following affects many screw connections of older Vespa ladies: they rust and become ...

Primary drive special tool for Smallframe Add-ons like the right tools will simplify your work, won't damage the material and won't cause stress. We have a wide range of tools on offer for you. Starting with a simple feeler gauge ending with equipped tool trolleys. To rebuild the entire engine of a Vespa scooter, you will need ...

Adjust ignition of a Vespa using "the Whale" The Whale is a tool, which helps you, to precisely adjust the ignition of your Vespa. "The Whale V-Duo", a calliper, is suitable for Vespa largeframe and smallframe. A suitable tool for Lambretta is being developed. The calliper is made of two parts and comes with measuring tips that ...

Bon voyage – Dean comes with the BSG Corse bike to visit Scooter Center Dean Orton, the main man behind Rimini Lambretta Centre, came to visit us for a couple of days. On his way from Italy to Venlo Scooter Run and afterwards to the Harz ring for the ESC race, he came to visit his ...

Vespa exhaust BGM BigBox Sport on dynamometer Michael Holden from England is a loyal customer of Scooter Center. On his way to his run "holidays in Sauerland" he paid us a short visit and leapt the chance to test the Vespa exhaust BigBox Sport on the dynamometer. Vespa PX 200 with Malossi 210 and PHBH30 carburetor His Vespa ...