First, a short story. Quite a few years ago, I met a chap who had great interest in Vincents. I had recently purchased a pair of Vincent carbs in a weak moment thinking that one of them would be a good replacement for Gordo's worn carb on the 53 Speed Twin. Soon realizing that the mounts were not the same I decided to sell them and that's where this Vincent enthusiast, PETER LeCOUT came into the picture. He left me with some bits and a couple of phone numbers and said he would be back to complete the deal. He apparently went to Quebec to teach welding. After quite a while I tried to find him, the phone numbers got me nowhere and I gave up and put the carbs in a box. Now that I need to finish a couple of projects before somebody tells me that I'm too old to ride I'd like to get this carb thing settled.
Firstly, if anyone might know Peter, I would like to find him and see if he is still wanting these carbs and if, within a reasonable time, he doesn't appear, see if there is anyone out there who would be interested in them. Photo of the carbs to appear shortly via Gordo in Comox
Thanks for any help you can give me. Last time I saw Peter he was riding a 750 Guzzi as I recall.
Edited by Wilfred (02/23/12 7:07 am)
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