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by xxxrated
Sun Jun 25, 2006 1:16 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Frame polishing
Replies: 6
Views: 212

i gave it a quick autosol after changing grades just to see how things were coming along. and be sure to use the wet and dry wet when you get up to 400 and above otherwise itll mark the surface
by xxxrated
Sun Jun 25, 2006 11:16 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Frame polishing
Replies: 6
Views: 212

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by xxxrated
Sun Jun 25, 2006 11:15 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Frame polishing
Replies: 6
Views: 212

alot of wet and dry and about 3000 tubs of elbow grease mate lol. basically you need to get yourself an assortment of wet and dry. i used 80 160 240 480 800 1200 1500 2000 its just a case of removing your fairings and sanding the frame down with the lowest grade and then moving up to the highest gra...
by xxxrated
Fri Jun 23, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Too loud when hot
Replies: 10
Views: 335

i had the same cans mate and the same experience, only liked the sound a lot more when they were warm.
by xxxrated
Sat Jun 17, 2006 9:37 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Front sprocket bolt
Replies: 4
Views: 282

yes normal way to remove it, i use the airgun in work as its a bugger with a ratchet
by xxxrated
Thu Jun 15, 2006 10:27 am
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: new bike (not a twin but at least its a honda)
Replies: 8
Views: 224

£1300, and the fanny bands will be gone within 10 minutes of me getting my mitts on it :twisted:
by xxxrated
Wed Jun 14, 2006 6:16 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: new bike (not a twin but at least its a honda)
Replies: 8
Views: 224

new bike (not a twin but at least its a honda)

picked up the free ads as you do this morning for a gander through and noticed there was a bike 3 miles from where i live. now the chances of me finding my dream bike, in the exact colours i wanted so close to home and at a silly cheap price was too tempting an offer to miss. expected a complete dog...
by xxxrated
Tue May 23, 2006 5:56 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Scorpion cans.....
Replies: 3
Views: 294

im getting my scorpions stubbied slightly and having link pipes made up so they become high levels. £80 for the 2 pipes and i can do the stubbying myself
by xxxrated
Sat May 20, 2006 11:21 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Forks
Replies: 20
Views: 569

i hung mine from the rafters but ive also held it on the sidestand in the past whils someone chucks a couple of blocks under the sump which you can rest it back onto
by xxxrated
Fri May 19, 2006 10:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: is this a record ?
Replies: 12
Views: 333

theres a pair on fleabay ready to be painted for 50 quid or a single 1 for 35 fromn david silvers
by xxxrated
Fri May 19, 2006 9:48 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: Dyno jet and K and N
Replies: 13
Views: 392

im expecting about a 6-7bhp increase when i have mine done
by xxxrated
Thu May 18, 2006 11:04 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: few general questions
Replies: 5
Views: 240

[quote="Stormin Ben"]1) New pads? Give them a few miles to bed in and see how they go. Never had a problem with them myself. If they get really bad you could always try some WD40 on the disks!! :lol: naaa done a good few thousand on em, just got to the point where its driving me insane. and i tried ...
by xxxrated
Thu May 18, 2006 11:02 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: few general questions
Replies: 5
Views: 240

ips wrote:2) It's those plastic push in studs the same as under ether side of the seat fairing.
ummm i have none of those either lol.
by xxxrated
Thu May 18, 2006 5:59 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: few general questions
Replies: 5
Views: 240

few general questions

1) damn squeeky brakes, had 5 minutes in work today so i took the pads out and copper greased the backs of them, copper greased the sliders and even put copper grease on the rattle plate thing on the top. still squeeking like a crazy 1. any ideas how to stop it?? 2) what sort of bolts do i need to c...
by xxxrated
Wed May 17, 2006 8:27 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: when should i change my chain
Replies: 7
Views: 379

i had the same vibration through the footpegs. turned out to be a few tightspots in the chain, probably down to naffed cush drive rubbers. all is good now though :D