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Questions about BSA Sloper S 29 #451557
08/29/12 2:35 pm
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Hello,
I am french, so sorry for my poor english. I own since 3 years a BSA S29 (4.93 OHV "Sloper" two ports, 1929 year)and I have 2 questions about this bike : first, I would like to buy a new carburettor, the one in place is really worn. There is no indication on the body of the actual carburettor, but I think it's a AMAL 276. Is this model really convenient for this bike and if yes, what is the right model : 15/16, 16/16, 17/16 ?
Despite there is no smoke from the exaust I find the oil consumption too hight. I know there is not scraper ring in this engine. Is somebody has an experience with this bike and could answer this two questions : right carburetter and normal oil consumption ?
Thanks a lot for your help.
Regards.
Paul 50

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Re: Questions about BSA Sloper S 29 [Re: Paul 50] #451564
08/29/12 3:02 pm
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Welcome Paul, yours is a rare model so it may take a bit for someone to answer but they will eventually. A 276 sounds like a later carb than that originally fitted, are you after the correct as it left the factory carb or one that works. The original carb may have been a T25 but that is very speculative.

Re: Questions about BSA Sloper S 29 [Re: kommando] #451691
08/30/12 8:28 am
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Thanks a lot, Kommando, for your answer. I am looking for a carburettor which works well (and whith an appearence close to the original one)not this which were in place when the bike was produced by the factory.
Regards.
Paul

Re: Questions about BSA Sloper S 29 [Re: Paul 50] #452308
09/02/12 6:13 pm
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You should look at the pre Monobloc AMAL, period looking and being made new. Only avaialble in 1 1/16 though

http://www.amalcarb.co.uk/buildCarb_PreMono.aspx

For a smaller carb then the Monobloc would suit

http://www.amalcarb.co.uk/buildCarb_Monobloc.aspx


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