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Author Topic: Anyone have any knowledge working on a 55-58 indian tomahawk?  (Read 2161 times)

ERC

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Re: Anyone have any knowledge working on a 55-58 indian tomahawk?
« Reply #15 on: February 08, 2013, 05:21:07 pm »
May not be able to use a socket on nut by his description of it.  ERC
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Re: Anyone have any knowledge working on a 55-58 indian tomahawk?
« Reply #16 on: February 10, 2013, 02:34:16 pm »
About 2 1/2 inches, i can't find a socket that large, even on ebay. The gouges make a socket impossible anyway, the metal is literally chewed up. I'll eventually figure somehing out.
On another note, where can I go to learn how to set up timing correctly after taking the timing chain off?

Blltrdr

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Re: Anyone have any knowledge working on a 55-58 indian tomahawk?
« Reply #17 on: February 10, 2013, 04:25:55 pm »
Isn't that nut whitworth?
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High On Octane

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Re: Anyone have any knowledge working on a 55-58 indian tomahawk?
« Reply #18 on: March 17, 2013, 12:23:04 am »
Here's a link to a PDF file for all the specs you need for your engine.
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http://www.klassiekrijden.nu/techniek/re-1957-500twin-sparepartslist.pdf
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