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Thread: A Guzzi Convert winter refresh project...

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    A Guzzi Convert winter refresh project...

    http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthr...-Guzzi-Convert

    Good solid old 1979 V 1000 Convert in need of a good sort out...

    That turned out to be a 1977..

    A few afternoons in the garage on the bike lift, over December 16 to March 17...



    Pictures just b4 It came into my ownership...
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    You've missed a bit
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    To this around the 01-03-17

    A few hours a few afternoons in the garage on the bike lift when the weather allowed my hands & arms to work..
    And you end up with a nice old Guzzi...
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    Perfekt ist nicht gut genug.

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    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by oblertone View Post
    You've missed a bit
    Patients Grasshopper...
    Perfekt ist nicht gut genug.

    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Nothing beyond anybody on this forum.
    A polishing kit is a great bit if kit mind.
    Some restoration piccies....
    Before & after...
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    Perfekt ist nicht gut genug.

    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    A few more....
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    Discs repaint
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    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Rear bevel box de greased & treated with Rub N Buff Silver Leaf paste.

    Old period fibreglass top box came off an old Cd250u Bentley.

    Deep cleaned polished, new pinstripe & Guzzi sticker.
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    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Old Rickman pannier refurbishment...
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    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Front pads had been in a few years.
    Piccy 1
    New piccy 2
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    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Silencers....
    B4 & after deep cleaning & rust treatment..
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    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Starting motor b4, during & completion of refurbishment.
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    UKGSER-A place where I've wasted so much time, learned so much, laughed a lot and cried a few times.

    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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    Great stuff, can I bring my bike round
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    So many roads...........So little time......

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    Front wheel....
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    Every bed of roses has pricks in it!

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