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Project The FZR on Steroids Bike

Discussion in 'Other Projects - Other Bikes (non 250's)' started by GreyImport, Sep 21, 2019.

  1. GreyImport

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    Picked up some bits from a stolen/wrecked parts bike including the headlight assembly to replace mine that has a large burnt/melted lump on one side
    Pulled things apart while waiting for the postman

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    The intake flapper , which has to go or disabled via the ECU (opens at 4500 rpm) as its only there to reduce induction noise ... yea right ... " loud p̶i̶p̶e̶s̶ induction howl saves lives "

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    Never cease to be amazed by the brilliant skills of POs :commando:

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    Discovered why the left fork was a few mm higher in the TTs
    When I went to loosen all the pinch bolts to lower it to match the right at 4mm (recommended) , they of course were already loose!
    Well certainly nowhere near the 20+ Nm torque they are supposed to be

    Hit some bumps and your fork leg moves up the triple trees :crazypilot:

    Some people should never progress past their pump up scooter

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    Maybe some 3mm alloy the same size as the new plate ( as long as it has holes in it ) and then some countersunk screws to mount it up to the existing tail tidy?


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    Yep my thoughts too but something nicely manufactured and readily available at 1 or 2 clicks of my mouse is preferred to a home made hack job :D
     
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    Velcro for quick removal when in the proximity of cameras, if you catch my drift
     
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    Bling me up Scotty

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    Blue is nothing like the bike blue but looks pretty slick ... still working on a mounting plate

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    Similar setup ... looks like someone has dispensed with the most important part, on mine

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    Tail Tidy by deleting the good looking part designed by the manufacturer... Brilliant move by PO :thumb_ups:
     
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    The world needs more bling

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    Out with the gay K&N filter and in with the go fast red BMC

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    Old hex key tool holding thingy ... grind, drill, paint and finish with the number plate shuffle ... total cost $0.00

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    All back together and out onto the 'test track' for a nice sunny day blat

    Running much smoother and crisper with the new filter
    Also been playing with the suspension (thanx to watching 101 videos from @Dave Moss Tuning ) and it felt better even with my beginner skills , but a long way to go


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    So you have been out "exercising"... apparently it is good for you :)
    That plate looks the Ducks Nuts too.
     
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    Council workers could do with some instruction on how to seal the edges of a road properly :thumb_ups:
     
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    Which time, seems to be multiple layers not properly sealed.


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    That section of the road actually has an A1 surface and a nice sweeper and a good spot to open the taps while out 'testing' ;)

    Maybe they should use that method more often

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