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post #322 of (permalink) Old 11-07-2017, 02:59 PM
Jim G
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Originally Posted by 60sRacer View Post
If you think of this special tool as just a sleeve and a piston, it should be easy for anyone with a lathe to make one. It's be just half the "Official" Tool without the connecting bar. I'll bet a lot of BBers (like me)would love to get one....

Robert
The sleeve has a taper on the inside which compresses the seal as it goes in. The pin also stops short of the bottom of the tool which is why the length of the seal is important.

I do have a couple of them that I'll be selling.

1969 1750 Spider Veloce w/dual webers, 1969 1750 Berlina, 1971 1750 Spider Veloce w/ dual webers, 1985 Spider Veloce 23,000 orig. miles, {Two} 1986 Spider Veloces, 1987 Spider Veloce bought new, 1988 Quadrifoglio, 1991 164S, Plus several more. I think they are breeding.
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I just got 2 more. Now I have a Matta. I must be crazy.
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