After some gentle but direct nudging from an bass fishing expert on the West coast I rode my Vespa to Kissell Motorsports in State College, Pennsylvania and surrendered it into the care of the capable service staff to replace the broken centerstand.
This bass fishing expert (who never posts here) sent me an email reminding me of the obvious ? that I ride, not repair. He's right of course but I got the idea into my head that I wanted to do all the work. I have no doubt I could