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Offline m in sc

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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #60 on: February 15, 2017, 03:04:33 PM »
ok. old school map drawing, i like it.

what was the stock exhaust port height on that motor? 32-ish?
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #61 on: February 15, 2017, 04:28:37 PM »
ok. old school map drawing, i like it.

what was the stock exhaust port height on that motor? 32-ish?
27mm stock
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #62 on: February 16, 2017, 07:46:19 PM »
Sorted out the footrest clearance issue. Used nylon spacers from home depot.
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #63 on: February 17, 2017, 09:35:38 AM »
It's looking good.

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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #64 on: February 17, 2017, 11:14:09 AM »
It's looking good.

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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #65 on: February 18, 2017, 05:01:37 PM »
In the meantime some progress on the dash. CF panel with Speedhut gauges.
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #66 on: February 18, 2017, 06:51:23 PM »
dash came out nice.  :thumbsup:
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #67 on: February 18, 2017, 07:27:55 PM »
dash came out nice.  :thumbsup:

Thanks to you for telling me about speedhut. I still have to do a curved profile at the bottom. Will do it once I get the fairings fitted.  :thumbsup:
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #68 on: February 20, 2017, 05:03:33 PM »
Cleaned with simple green followed by wash rinse and drying in the dishwasher
(Did it when wife was at work  :laugh: )
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #69 on: February 23, 2017, 11:44:08 AM »
putting the bottomend together
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #70 on: March 01, 2017, 07:34:25 AM »
not much progress, got last bits of parts from the powdercoater. Will be ordering some mounting hardware from mcmaster today. Waiting on last couple of parts from yamaha to finish the bottomend.
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #71 on: March 05, 2017, 08:47:36 PM »
Keep up the good work- look great!!! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #72 on: March 06, 2017, 08:25:47 AM »
Keep up the good work- look great!!! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


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Thanks JT

made some more progress over the weekend. polished and clear coated the PV covers, working on the dash layout and mounting. I know it looks ugly, but this is just the mock up, final design will be more "refined"  :laugh:

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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #73 on: March 08, 2017, 09:31:53 PM »
Little more progress today.... Right side handlebar is almost done, need to make a bracket for the reservoir, got the left switch blasted will paint it black, install decals and the do a matte clearcoat.
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Re: 2nd RZ
« Reply #74 on: March 11, 2017, 11:43:22 AM »
Switch housing refurbished with new decals. Topped it with matte clear
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