Had Honda Gennie Repaired.

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  1. jumar

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    Hi, you will all be pleased to know that my Honda 2 Stroke Gennie has been repaired here in Spain.
    It now runs like new, just like a 2 Stroke should.

    We arrive in the UK at the end of June, WOULD IT BE COURTEOUS TO POST OUR PLANNED OVERNIGHTERS. :LOL::LOL:
     
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    The sound and smell of a 2 stroke engine on a warm summers evening............
    Tell us where you are later this month, we are heading through France from 20th.
     
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    didn't know Honda made a two stoke gennie .

    always learning ..

    no matter , when you see the price of petrol, it may curtail your running time :LOL:

    be cheaper on a site
     
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  4. jumar

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    Yes Honda EX 500, it was bought about 18 years ago, nice bit of kit. Cannot be heard running if put a full ehu cable away. About 4 hours running on 1 litre, slow speed setting.
     
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    "A full ehu cable away" from who? You? Or everybody else on the Aire/site?
     
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    Coming to a camp site near you ...


     
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    Y eh tell us which aires so we can avoid em :rolleyes: Stan
     
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  8. jumar

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    Dont expect to need it this summer, we are going to Northern England and Scotland and have a Solar panel. :LOL: But as its been repaired we will take it along as a back up, in the past when we have used it, many years ago I must add, we've always managed to establish a good conversation with our neighbours, before they moved on, which without the Gennie probably wouldn't have been possible. We've met some nice folk using the Gennie, albeit only for a short period.(y)
     
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    The judicious use of a noisy and smelly genny can do a lot for expanding the useable space around your motorhome.

    Sadly, my genny is so quiet and fume free that it is quite useless in this respect.

    JJ :cool:
     
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    You still need my curry house fat diesel powered one. Comes with free starting handle

    Disgusted of Tunbridge Wells
     
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    A very nice side effect of a 2 stroke generator is that the midges & mosquitoes hate the smell. Ours is often used for this purpose before needing EHU. Here's wishing you good health to enjoy your rejuvenated generator.

    In fact I have an old two stroke generator in my shed that's only used to keep the biting critters at bay. We live right on the edge of the Galloway country park forest so midge swarms are the norm on a damp summers evening.

    Robert.
     
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    That was why I continued to smoke.:whistle:
     
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    Thats knackered......sounds like an agricultural deisel.
     
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    honda made some real nice two stroke m,bikes . not common in uk but big in the states .
    my mate has a real nice 250cc single two stroke .
    nice diesel kipor is the answer to a gennie . after 15 minutes you cant hear them .
    you have become deaf . ha ha .
     
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    Yes
     
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