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Carb Sync Screw   Technical-Bikes

Started Mar-31 by eruby; 1812 views.
eruby

From: eruby

Apr-2

I thought originally it was a sync screw to balance the carbs but then someone said it was probably a PMS screw since you can get to the balance screw easily. The pic seemed to solidify that it's a replacement screw with a big head to sync the carbs. I believe I got it thru TimB but can't remember.

Either way, I don't need it and wanted to see if I could sell it.

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crazeeharry

From: crazeeharry

Apr-2

Yeah, Eruby,

not to butt in here,

but if no. one else wants / has dibs on the sync screw let me know.

I got Tim B's PMS screws, love em, I've thought long about the sync screw and retiring my 7mm tiny wrench and be able to finger adjust everything!

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Tim made them for a short time......

eruby

From: eruby

Apr-20

Crazee, I do have the PMS screw from TimB. You were the 1st to ask. Still want it? $10 plus shipping?

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yama_hammer

From: yama_hammer

Apr-20

If it indeed is a PMS wouldn't two be required?

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crazeeharry

From: crazeeharry

Apr-20

If it is the Thumb style "Sync" screw pictured, it sitt=s between the carbs and does away with using a 7mm wrench in there when sync'ing the carbs.

Then I'm happy to buy it, please let me know shipping to Tucson AZ.

$10 is fine for the screw.  (LOL)

crazeeharry

From: crazeeharry

Apr-20

If it is the Thumb style "Sync" screw as pictured, it sits between the carbs and it does away with fiddling with a 7mm wrench in there when sync'ing the carbs.

Tim's PMS screws hang down under the carbs to adjust the idle mixture in each carb independently. It is long, tapered and has an 0 ring. I think ruby just has the terminology wrong. ( : ))

eruby

From: eruby

Apr-20

I was pretty sure it was a thumb style "Sync" screw (hence the thread title) and I pretty sure I got it from TimB but others had me guessing. It was a single screw purchase. If you need 2 PMS screws, then it's not a PMS screw.

  • Edited April 20, 2021 1:21 pm  by  eruby
In reply toRe: msg 15
crazeeharry

From: crazeeharry

Apr-20

Thanks eruby, let me know shipping and I'll PayPal you the price, thanks.

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