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Old 12-29-2012, 07:09 AM   #86
Fab418 OP
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Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
Oddometer: 176
Originally Posted by kellymac530 View Post
I do have one question, I see you used the bearing mount for the telelever arm by cutting off the bearing end. I then see you ran up some 1" pipe and welded it to the rear frame stats. I am missing something I guess, but the rear stays are steel and the bearing ends for the Telelever are aluminum...did something change in there? Or is there a steel insert inside of the aluminum end that you used to weld the 1" steel support tubes to?
Or wilder yet are the upright tubes aluminum and you have developed some cool way to weld steel to aluminum?
94 GS has a steel telelever. Simple as that. But I wish I'd weld steel to alu.
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