Winter Storage

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Re: Winter Storage

Postby SPRIDDLER » Tue Oct 27, 2020 11:16 pm

Stan Palmer wrote:While looking into ethanol in general I saw mention that Cleveland Discol, which was revered when I was a lad as ‘The Alcohol Fuel’ giving you cool running and sporty performance (plus cleaned your engine, and I think cured piles) actually contained Ethanol. Nobody seems to know the concentration or any other additives. I don’t remember any complaints about it. I guess most running vehicles were regularly used then, which makes all the difference.

In the 60's I tried to use always Cleveland Discol in my Lambretta which on other petrols was prone to plug whiskering and it seemed to do the trick. I thought it generally went better too.

Just the other day when out on the 'Mutchless' I pulled in to get some........

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I poke badgers with spoons.....from 2 metres.


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