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by Wicky
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: Clean bike
Replies: 8
Views: 140

Re: Clean bike

:thumbup: BinS! Not just any bins but a Rossi race replica bin!! https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcloudapp.com/items/Apuyqg7E/screenshot_1652.jpg illustrious company https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcloudapp.com/items/p9uzoYxp/vrt+bin+guy+martin+.jpg?v=2c9ea25ee2a8110e5c6a4e12397edc63 https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcl...
by Wicky
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: MORIWAKI STAGE2 ENGINE PARTS
Replies: 12
Views: 394

Re: MORIWAKI STAGE2 ENGINE PARTS

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

Tom87 wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 11:07 pm
Thanks Wicky I'll do that. Having a look online it doesn't look like I'll find a spacer over a couple inches without fabrication.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ALUMINIUM-RO ... 2652347100

Bootle > http://www.majesticengineering.co.uk
by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

OEM is 8x22 https://www.bike-parts-honda.com/honda-motorcycle/1000-MOTO/VTR/1997/VTR1000FV/Frame/STEP/13MBBV41/F__2000/2/11510 Best invest in some allen sockets / keys and have a measure to see what length is needed to clear the exhausts. A thread gauge also comes in handy or just take old bolt to a...
by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

Use tubed spacers with longer bolts.

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Shock Re-furb ?
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Shock Re-furb ?

Use google to search for:

site:vtr1000.org MCT

The forum's inbuilt search struggles with 3 lettered seach words

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Shock Re-furb ?
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Shock Re-furb ?

by Wicky
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Headlight improvements
Replies: 4
Views: 135

Re: Headlight improvements

"CB's headlight turns with the handlebars" Countersteering?? Experiment with a different bulb i.e. https://www.halfords.com/motoring/bulbs-blades-batteries/car-bulbs/h7-477-car-headlight-bulb-halfords-advanced-up-to--150-percent-brighter-single-pack or failing that a slighty higher wattage bulb - ma...
by Wicky
Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Re: firestorm spares
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: firestorm spares

Wonder if it's the moriwaki bits & bobs :eek2
by Wicky
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: My VTR F.
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: My VTR F.

by Wicky
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Worth replacing fork springs?
Replies: 14
Views: 411

Re: Worth replacing fork springs?

Ol' Roger is still fettling Storms https://www.bennetts.co.uk/-/media/default-website/2017/august/vtr-owners-day/moriwaki-vtr-no1/740_img_9984.ashx?h=444&w=740&la=en&hash=F03F2975285D7F3DCBBDC2E6FA1B195E8147582C https://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocial/classic-bikesocial/buying-advice/honda-vtr1000-fir...
by Wicky
Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Worth replacing fork springs?
Replies: 14
Views: 411

Re: Worth replacing fork springs?

"forks are out would replacement springs be sensible??"

Get them 'Rogered' > https://www.vtr1000.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?t=32480

https://www.vtr1000.org/phpBB3/viewtopi ... =7&t=42009
by Wicky
Wed Oct 23, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Seat Cowl Boards
Replies: 4
Views: 176

Re: Seat Cowl Boards

https://www.vtr1000.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=13333&hilit=vector http://f.cl.ly/items/1D3n3D1f3l2W3r3K0B2A/vtr-rear-boards.jpg http://f.cl.ly/items/2y0J3s2s0I1n3g1u112E/vtr-board-preview.png Looking at Yeti's 20th Anniversary model IIRC the tailboard is painted white and trimmed with carbon vin...
by Wicky
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: The Workshop Knowledgebase
Topic: Seat Cowl Fittings
Replies: 3
Views: 100

Re: Seat Cowl Fittings

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You can see the tabs with holes in em that clip onto the bottom of the seat.