Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild Thread

Moshe Levy /
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> Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) Wrote:

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> > Stephen Keller Wrote:

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> > That's going to be a very nice bike, I'm always amazed to see the

>

> > engines torn down on a moped, just marvel that that tiny collection of

>

> > parts can shove you around at 30ish. From the pics anyway, I would go

>

> > after the paint with rubbing compound and wax, I bet it shines like

> new

>

> > money and much cheaper that having it pro painted. Plus it's a stock

>

> > color, I have not seen a red maxi ever. Clean and seal the tank as

> well

>

> > while it is appart, Caswell. For parts, Sundaymorningmotors.com used

> to

>

> > have a ton of used Puch parts, or as stated above buy/sell here is an

>

> > awesome resource. Keep the pics coming, love watching bikes take

> shape.

>

> All that is good advice except for sealing the tank. Sealing a tank that

> does not leak is pointless. And being an in-frame tank, if it were rusty

> enough to leak, then it would be structurally compromised and worthless

> anyway.

Yes, luckily, the sheet metal is in great shape. No rust outside and only very slight surface rust in the tank. I now have the info to clear that out but unfortunately my garden hose is frozen so I can’t start the big flush until that thaws out.

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  1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadTopic by: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 08:26PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 08:29PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 08:33PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 08:37PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Nick MBC Nick MBC 01/09/21 08:40PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 09:16PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 01/09/21 09:10PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) 01/09/21 09:24PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 09:31PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) 01/10/21 08:01AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: P D P D 01/10/21 10:00AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/10/21 10:58AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: roots to wings roots to wings 01/09/21 09:31PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/09/21 09:50PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 01/09/21 10:39PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: roots to wings roots to wings 01/10/21 01:01AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Aaron Blair Aaron Blair 01/10/21 05:25AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Jay Rivett Jay Rivett 01/10/21 12:02PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/10/21 05:01PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/10/21 07:41PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/11/21 11:45AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Papa _ Papa _ 01/11/21 01:18PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/11/21 01:29PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Graham Motzing Graham Motzing 01/11/21 03:14PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/11/21 07:03PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Mike Boyd Mike Boyd 01/11/21 08:26PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Graham Motzing Graham Motzing 01/11/21 08:47PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/11/21 11:09PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Aaron Blair Aaron Blair 01/11/21 11:19PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/14/21 09:21PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/20/21 06:50PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/20/21 08:35PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Mike Boyd Mike Boyd 01/20/21 11:28PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) Brandon Weiss (Detective brandon to you) 01/21/21 09:26AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 10:19AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Johnny Braaapp Johnny Braaapp 01/21/21 11:19AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Overpriced Parts Overpriced Parts 01/21/21 12:02PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 02:13PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Overpriced Parts Overpriced Parts 01/21/21 05:10PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 05:28PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Graham Motzing Graham Motzing 01/21/21 12:10PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 02:05PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Johnny Braaapp Johnny Braaapp 01/21/21 05:49PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 06:40PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Johnny Braaapp Johnny Braaapp 01/21/21 08:41PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 01/21/21 09:34PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/21/21 09:22PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Graham Motzing Graham Motzing 01/22/21 07:48AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/22/21 09:08AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Jay Rivett Jay Rivett 01/26/21 01:02AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/25/21 06:33PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Ryan Graeme Ryan Graeme 01/26/21 01:30AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: EH FCC of the QCB EH FCC of the QCB 01/25/21 09:13PM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Papa _ Papa _ 01/26/21 03:34AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Graham Motzing Graham Motzing 01/26/21 11:03AM
  Re: 1980 Puch Newport Full Rebuild ThreadRe: Moshe Levy Moshe Levy 01/26/21 09:57AM
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