First run out on 125 h

Lambertini era singles (125 and 250 - half v-twins)

First run out on 125 h

Postby acemorini » 24 Mar 2017 21:24

Finally got around to to having a run out on my recently re acquired 125 h, I had forgotten how good this little bike is, big thanks to George (chips1953) who did a great job restoring the bike.
Regards Pete.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby acemorini » 31 Mar 2017 20:52

Hopefully managed to resize a couple of pictures of the for you all to veiw.
Regards Pete.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby Tanshanomi » 06 Apr 2017 22:04

Oooh yes, lovely machine!
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby Chips1953 » 15 Dec 2017 18:18

I hope all is well with the little bike.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby acemorini » 16 Dec 2017 18:24

Hello George, merry Christmas to you as well, yes still going strong had some great runs up and down the lanes on it.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby John90 » 30 Dec 2017 15:43

I just bought one of these in the same colour. Mine is generally scruffy and bit rusty on the rims, but almost complete. On my machine the kickstart lever is located in its resting position by a piece of aluminium bar welded onto the LHS case, coming out at 90 degrees to the engine cylinder. Yours seems to have something similar, except the angle is different, more like 45 degrees! Just wondered if there is a story behind this. I don't recall the kickstart being like that on my 350 Strada back in the day. I have ordered a timing belt and may fit it and clean mine up and see if it starts.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby acemorini » 30 Dec 2017 16:48

Hello John, I am pretty sure that the kickstart lever is how it came from the factory, the kickstart leaver rests on a piece of aluminium that is cast into the clutch casing. The wheel rims on my bike are not great I will probably get them rebuilt next year. Have you got any pictures of your bike ? Keep us informed on your progress on getting it running.
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Re: First run out on 125 h

Postby corsaro chris » 30 Jan 2018 12:17

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Used Morini 125 single seen for sale in Bergerac, France, 1979
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This is how they used to look in the 1970s.

Photo copyright MRC!!!

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