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    Ok, I’ve not actually looked at photos to see...

    Ok, I’ve not actually looked at photos to see where they show them but I will do before I finish things off.

    It had braided front hoses and a very scabby rubber rear hose so I just binned them on...
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    I’m not sure about the hose routing either, I...

    I’m not sure about the hose routing either, I need to keep them away from the mudguard up to a point and it’s a bit of an odd set up because they go to a manifold that has a pressure switch between...
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    That’s very generous of you, thanks for that...

    That’s very generous of you, thanks for that :thumb2
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    Thatís it then, Iíve finished for the time being....

    Thatís it then, Iíve finished for the time being. Iíll get a few things done whenever Iím home but the weeks of messing with bikes have come to an end.

    The exhaust system is finished and though...
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    Could you post a link to the ones you chose in...

    Could you post a link to the ones you chose in the end please :thumb2
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    Sticky: No!!! :hug

    No!!! :hug
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    Calling Dad won’t be necessary on Monday because...

    Calling Dad won’t be necessary on Monday because he’ll be there and I’d sooner he found out then rather than fuck his weekend up.

    I’ve been going mad with the spray cans and might even get to the...
  8. It’s lovely and it’s great seeing bikes like that...

    It’s lovely and it’s great seeing bikes like that brought back to life.

    Mine is languishing in the garage until I sort out registration but I’m not worried because it runs and it charges the...
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    If the 690/701 models had been 15-20kg lighter...

    If the 690/701 models had been 15-20kg lighter that’s where my money would have gone and I wouldn’t have needed to spend as much to get my 501 to where I wanted it.

    As already stated, even 150kg...
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    He’s the son of a friend and the wheels were...

    He’s the son of a friend and the wheels were originally going elsewhere but he’d got hardly any work on because of lockdown so I gave them to him as a favour. He’s a good lad but he really annoyed me...
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    I’ve calmed down a bit and I’ve returned to the...

    I’ve calmed down a bit and I’ve returned to the house for a pint of home brew while I watch F1 qualifying in the rain at the Red Bull Ring :beerjug:

    So far I’ve cleaned the bearing bores, removed...
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    Back to being officially pissed off again. I...

    Back to being officially pissed off again.

    I went to pick up my wheels this morning and the list of fuck ups is almost endless.

    Tyres mounted on the wrong wheels :blast
    Disc hubs not painted...
  13. Anything really stubborn I use traffic film...

    Anything really stubborn I use traffic film remover (TFR) but you don’t want to leave it on too long because it’s a bit aggressive :D
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    I’ve got the same problem on one of the mounts on...

    I’ve got the same problem on one of the mounts on my bike and I was wondering how to fix it so I’ll be watching this with interest.
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    Funnily enough I’ve yet to have a bike with a KTM...

    Funnily enough I’ve yet to have a bike with a KTM engine suffer from gasket failure :nenau

    Yes, I know I’ve just written the death sentence for my bike and I don’t have any warranty because it’s...
  16. Thread: 1983 z650

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    I think that with the Z900 v Z650 the 900 was...

    I think that with the Z900 v Z650 the 900 was already an iconic bike and a lot of potential purchasers would have had a poster of one on their bedroom wall hence my reason for saying I’d have chosen...
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    New bikes for 2022

    https://advrider.com/pierer-confirms-new-ktm-500cc-bikes-and-more/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=editorial&utm_content=07_10_2020

    Thatíll get the dribblers discussing...
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    Just tell him that if he’s a good enough mechanic...

    Just tell him that if he’s a good enough mechanic to know they need checking it won’t take him long to do the job :D

    Years ago you’d get a bit of a rattle from the top end but these days it’s more...
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    I always liked the Z650 but no matter how you...

    I always liked the Z650 but no matter how you dressed it up it simply wasnít the Z900 most owners really wanted 😀

    There are plenty of examples where the smaller sibling was the better bike but if...
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    Sticky: I would have been there but work has got in the...

    I would have been there but work has got in the way. Iíll be back home on Friday evening but Iíve suddenly got to ram everything into two days and that doesnít allow time for breakfasts away on the...
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    Have you forgotten that you’ve met her a few...

    Have you forgotten that you’ve met her a few times?

    It can wait :D
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    The shims are now officially ordered along with a...

    The shims are now officially ordered along with a couple of extras in the larger sizes because now I’m heading back to work I’ve got access to a surface grinder and a very small 3 jaw chuck to mount...
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    Use Tapatalk.

    Use Tapatalk.
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    According to my favoured tester they’re not fine...

    According to my favoured tester they’re not fine if they’re not designed to fit the bike but all you do is say they were supplied by a BMW dealer as being suitable for that model and you’re in.
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    I’m resisting by drinking home brew :beerjug:

    I’m resisting by drinking home brew :beerjug:
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