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Pinned The 'Look What I Found on eBay,Gumtree,Just Bikes,Bikesales' Thread!

Discussion in 'The Pub' started by kiffsta, Jan 17, 2011.

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    Those 955 fairings are not available aftermarket, and not sure about genuine, but genuine is just too dear. I thought it looked cheap.
     
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    Yeah, I would just repair that fairing...
     
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    Yea at least we use blue tape on our fairing repairs :dance2:


    :lolsign::lolsign::lolsign::lolsign:
     
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    Oigy Owner of many bikes, keeper of few :( Premium Member

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    Nice restorations. Never seen that two stroke Guzzi before. When I had my single those Ducati 250's were worth 3 to 8 hundred dollars depending on condition. It seems they have appreciated somewhat over the years. They were absolute rocketships (same carb and valve sizes as the 450) and handled beautifully. Those metal parts that follow the contour of the wheels are called mudguards, or fenders for our American friends, they are there for the same reason that they are on MotoGP bikes.
     
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    'Regretful sale' 'Sorry to see it go' 'selling my pride and joy'

    blah blah blah

    makes me want to puke every time I see those words :commando:

    Id love to check that bike out , be super nice to him , offer him the full price , then say ' sorry I dont feel youre the right person to buy from' :D
     
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    I think the mudguard/fender section of the Triumph factory has suffered some budget cuts on the Daytona design floor :cool:

    mudguard (Small).png
     
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    Here is one a bit bigger
    https://www.moorespeedracing.co.uk/...iumph-t675-street-triple-skidmarx-hugger.html
    Most of the aftermarket ones have the transformer robot toy [insert appropriate adjective] style that someone thinks looks good. At least this one has some curves.

    Here is a good one but it costs the planet.
    https://www.bellissimoto.com/parts/...r-hugger-for-triumph-daytona-675-675r-2006-12
    brm_675_rf_02-600x600.jpg

    Here is a cheaper one.
    https://the-carbon-king.com/product...00-carbon-rear-mudguard-hugger-fibre-fiber-2/
     
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    Yea Ive come across a few carbon fibre bits and yes ... expensive
    Personally I dont even like the look of CF

    That first one looks good ... comes in blue too

    Might be on the "upgrades I cant afford but will buy anyway" list :D


    triumph-daytona675-06-.jpg
     
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    The CB250 is a cafe racer, who knew?
     
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    Nice little bike... At least all they have done is to change the handlebars (the low ones look better in my opinion anyway) and the mufflers.. so it is easy to bring it back to standard. Looking at the price.. I need to get on and get mine done...lol
     
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