A Tom Langdon Goldwing Weber DFT32 carburetor conversion video - Steve Saunders Goldwing Forums

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A Tom Langdon Goldwing Weber DFT32 carburetor conversion video

Started the bike up earlier today.
Shot this video of it.

Tom Langdon's carburetor was installed straight from the box and only required tuning.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DITkr1zfgQ8
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vid sez high performance? required tuning?

didn't have much luck googling jessco (with carburetor was better) , ...what it means exactly? ~ je single carb conversion Co??

did find this dated 2012
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3Bhhm_sDGQ
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Jessco Manifolds Weber Single Carburetor Conversion
Weber DFT32 on a single plane tuned port manifold with a engine coolant chamber to heat the plenum floor.
Dyna III ignition to GL1100 coils with 1.3 ohm ballast resistance.
8 gauge Scosche EFX O2-free amplifier power cable for ignition wire.
NGK plug boots with steel-clad copper pins replacing the resistors.
NGK D7EA @ .045 (conservative)
HD Road King mufflers / 1-3/4" full exhaust.
Factory GL1000 Bellcrank providing 35% overdraw at the throttle.
http://s1195.photobucket.com/user/Je...ifold.jpg.html

looks like manifolds mighta been for sale on ebay at some point

82, going over it

had a hog in there for a bit but basically,
back in the saddle after a ~ 24 year break,
at the time, had an oncoming made a left turn deal
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Hey, admit it, ...you love that video.
I can tell that you do.
I got more.
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actually i barely glanced at the vid, i like info and answers, not puzzles, otherwise i usually tune out quick,

i'll admit i have run across some interesting stuff here & there

82, going over it

had a hog in there for a bit but basically,
back in the saddle after a ~ 24 year break,
at the time, had an oncoming made a left turn deal
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That's good.
Video is fantastic.
You should get some video of your conversion and show us how it compares.
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actually i just lost interest in yet another thread, as far taking it seriously but good luck

you should tell us all more about those dohc heads?

82, going over it

had a hog in there for a bit but basically,
back in the saddle after a ~ 24 year break,
at the time, had an oncoming made a left turn deal
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That's good.
Trollin'?
That's not good.
My single carb video's?
You like them, so I'll make some more for 'ya.
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looks like manifolds mighta been for sale on ebay at some point
Is that right?
For Sale?
Manifolds and eBay?
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it did come up in a google yes, the ebay link didn't actually come up with anything recent, but the search did get an ebay link, why do you ask?

try jessco manifold ebay, comes up at the top, first link for me, i think i just googled jessco manifold prior to that

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had a hog in there for a bit but basically,
back in the saddle after a ~ 24 year break,
at the time, had an oncoming made a left turn deal
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Odd.
I never sold any conversion through eBay.
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