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by sirch345
Sun Dec 04, 2022 7:40 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Well you asked for another Ducati build
Replies: 496
Views: 47567

Re: Well you asked for another Ducati build

How annoying :eek2 :eek2 and more work for you.
I have found some stainless steel is still magnetic, I think it depends on the quality, or the properties that go into it, or both,

Chris.
by sirch345
Sat Dec 03, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Well you asked for another Ducati build
Replies: 496
Views: 47567

Re: Well you asked for another Ducati build

Glad it all went well on the initial start-up Tony 8)

A good routine you have there on the preparation before starting the engine I'd say, I really like the addition of the oil pressure gauge :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Thu Dec 01, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Better luck on the forum I'll wager
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: Better luck on the forum I'll wager

Mine measures exactly the same so I'll see what happens when it goes back together. Sent from my Pixel 5 using Tapatalk We must be doing something right then :lol: All I can say is, the front wheel I took that bearing spacer out of is the original wheel that came fitted to the bike when I purchased...
by sirch345
Thu Dec 01, 2022 8:54 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Better luck on the forum I'll wager
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: Better luck on the forum I'll wager

freeridenick wrote: Thu Dec 01, 2022 6:41 pm That's brilliant Chris thanks.

Sent from my Pixel 5 using Tapatalk
You're more than welcome Nick :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Thu Dec 01, 2022 12:25 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hi from Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 910

Re: Hi from Reading

purgeraptor wrote: Wed Nov 30, 2022 10:48 am Yep, found that link after looking harder! :cool2
Well done :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Thu Dec 01, 2022 12:21 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Better luck on the forum I'll wager
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: Better luck on the forum I'll wager

The things you have to do for our fellow brothers :lol: :lol: They must be all alloy as that is what this one is made from too, definitely not mild steel/steel. HTH's Nick: IMG_0771Re.jpg IMG_0773Re.jpg IMG_0774Re.jpg I know you only asked for the length, but I have given all the dimensions so you c...
by sirch345
Wed Nov 30, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The new Job...
Replies: 27
Views: 570

Re: The new Job...

MacV2 wrote: Wed Nov 30, 2022 3:18 pm
tony.mon wrote: Wed Nov 30, 2022 2:20 pm Good luck with the boots.


It won't be the last time you put your foot in it.
:Ball Kick:
Even for you that's mildly funny...better than the normal craptastic puns...
:lol: that's what I thought :thumbup:

Chris.
by sirch345
Wed Nov 30, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The new Job...
Replies: 27
Views: 570

Re: The new Job...

tony.mon wrote: Wed Nov 30, 2022 2:20 pm Good luck with the boots.


It won't be the last time you put your foot in it.
:Ball Kick:
:lol: :clap:

Chris.
by sirch345
Tue Nov 29, 2022 8:44 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Well you asked for another Ducati build
Replies: 496
Views: 47567

Re: Well you asked for another Ducati build

It's looking fantastic Tony, those mean looking finned barrels just make it for me 8) 8)

Well done, another fine build :clap: :clap:

Chris.
by sirch345
Tue Nov 29, 2022 8:39 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hi from Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 910

Re: Hi from Reading

Good work, well done :thumbup: Chris. Hi Chris, How many posts (or time?) do I need before I can contact members in the For Sale section? There's a couple of items there I'm interested in buying, but I can't see how to contact the sellers :?: Thanks, Mark Ah,,,just found the answer, 50 posts needed...
by sirch345
Mon Nov 28, 2022 8:36 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hi from Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 910

Re: Hi from Reading

The VFR bars look good, nice job 8)

Chris.
by sirch345
Sat Nov 26, 2022 9:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Happy birthday zakisbak
Replies: 2
Views: 30

Re: Happy birthday zakisbak

Happy Birthday young man :Birthday: :beer:

I hope you are having a good one,

Chris.
by sirch345
Sat Nov 26, 2022 9:42 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hi from Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 910

Re: Hi from Reading

purgeraptor wrote: Sat Nov 26, 2022 5:43 am Hi Chris, good find on the crimping tool.
I may try one next time, would certainly be easier!
It was a photo from the Late Wicky, a great forum member who is very sadly missed,

Chris.
by sirch345
Sat Nov 26, 2022 9:31 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Well you asked for another Ducati build
Replies: 496
Views: 47567

Re: Well you asked for another Ducati build

fabiostar wrote: Sat Nov 26, 2022 7:10 pm That puts factory outfits to shame :clap: :clap: :clap:
I couldn't agree with you more Rob.

A cracking job Tony, well done :clap: :clap:

Chris.
by sirch345
Fri Nov 25, 2022 4:57 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Hi from Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 910

Re: Hi from Reading

I solder all my connections, so am not sure if these connector terminals can be crimped. You do need a powerful soldering iron though, especially on the thick cabling I used. Not eco-friendly, but use 0.5mm flux-cored solder with lead in it, not the lead free stuff. You can still get this from a fe...