From: bikerbetty on 19 Apr 2010 15:48
"BT Humble" <YnRAaHVtYmxldG93bi5vcmc=(a)REGISTERED_USER_usenet.com.au> wrote
in message news:hqhd3t$e4a$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
> TimC wrote:
>> On 2010-04-14, bikerbetty (aka Bruce)
>> was almost, but not quite, entirely unlike tea:
>> > You know, I love (and hate) these times when I am looking for my next
>> > bike...
>> When you find out what you want, can you tell me what I want?
> You want a GPX250, you do.
Bwahahahaha! You know, I loved my GPX - apart from the bit where it used to
stall in sub-zero temps and refuse to start again... that was pretty hairy.
From: Jordan on 23 Apr 2010 20:15
>> Q: Why is there no evident problem of fuel pump motor sparking causing
>> explosions in fuel tanks? Is there no commutator?
> Most likely a fully sealed (i.e. airtight) motor unit.
Funny how they can be made explosion-proof but not breakdown-proof.