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    History Of The VFR

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    Saw that on utube the other night, very good apart from being wrong about which one is best.
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    Why so serious ?

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    I reckon early ones will be collectable imho

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    Nice video thanks! I thought the chocolate camshafts suffered from wear due to incorrect heat treatment, but the vid mentions bearings failing.....hmm.
    Climate is what you hope for, weather is what you get!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bin Ridin View Post
    Nice video thanks! I thought the chocolate camshafts suffered from wear due to incorrect heat treatment, but the vid mentions bearings failing.....hmm.
    That was the earlier VF, not the VFR

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    Thanks Mark, it seems to have been a problem which had many causes.... but happily well solved in the VFR..

    https://www.math.uwaterloo.ca/~rblander/V4_cams.html

    The camshaft drive gears have an interesting backlash eliminator....
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    Great video thanks for posting it.

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