Need to temporary refit the engine back into the frame of my Dommie, so i can finish off custom subframe and exhaust mounts etc.
;Anybody got any tips on the easiest way of doing this
;I better eat some Wheatabix because i found it heavy to lift out
I just found this aluminium mudguard at a british bike breakers for a tenner.
Lots of polishing required to make it look like new.
Just need to suss out a bracket for it. :thumbup:
One less job on the list of things to finish my project.:D
400 grit wet and dry then a polishing mop on my drill...
Clearly the STD Honda surface finish for their did rims is or was a bit rubbish, given the reports of corroded rims.
So what's the alternative? Rims from other manufacturers that don't corrode? Powder coating? I just don't know....
Looking for advice on Boano Marathon Replica Tank (One cap or two?) RD03
Looking for some advice on the Marathon Replica tank that is available for the RD03.
It comes in a couple of different versions I believe, and any pros/cons to the one cap version versus the two cap one would be...
A group of Milemunchers are going to take a gentle ride through the Coastal lanes through Hampshire and Devon to Weymouth for Ice Creams
Meeting at Rownham Services, M27 West Bound. at 10am. should finish by 4.30 for the run home.
I have small project where I need to spray some metal sheets, I am going to use Aersol Cans but stuck on the choice of paint type to go for. Here is the list to choose from:
* Synthetic Enamel
* Metallic and Pearlescent
I going for Gloss finish for good...
Just like to thank Jonathan and The Rugged Roads Crew for the fast delivery of My RD03 Crash Bars.
The quality and finish is outstanding and they look excellent. :iconbiggrin:
Cant wait to get the bike fixed and bars installed.
Taking the thing apart to the last bolt! Story behind it can be found in: End of an era.... Since someone already asked for parts. If anybody needs anything just holler. customer disturbing... will have to finish later...
I'm rushing & prep'ing a frame for a rebuild for next week and have just been offered a powdercoating for free on top of the bead blasting service a local garage offers.
I've got tons of Hammerite spray so I can easily do 3 - 5 layers.
But can anyone conclusively say if perhaps a powdercoating...
Swedish Police tested a few Varaderos in 2008:
Varadero International :: View topic - Varadero Police motorcycle
The Finish Police however, used (or is still using?) a civil R1:
Just heard from Karen again. She's been in touch with Make-A-Wish france and they're a much smaller organisation than MAW here, just getting started really, and theyre over the moon we're raising money and they'll get some of it.
The want to meet us at the Eiffel Tower when we arrive :D...
Slightly odd, rambling post here - bear with me on this - but I've been idly browsing and reading about various bikes with a vague idea of replacing one of mine, and I've beginning to notice something:
Nearly every review or description of bikes I read seems to include something like "finish...
I have just bought a replacement exhaust system on e-bay and the seller has thoughtfully:confused: given it a good going over with a wire brush, taking it right back to the bare metal. I really liked the bronze coloured finish of the originals. Is there a way to restore this finish?
I just got this email from The Ace:
Having discussed this with my MD's. We will welcome you on the morning of Sunday 21st June 09 opening the doors at 6am with tea/coffee and a helping of bacon sandwiches for the weary travellers. Compliments of our selves. No doubt you'll find that...