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Old 01-21-2014, 05:32 AM   #31
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Great work mate, looks fantastic!
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Old 01-21-2014, 07:33 AM   #32
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Yes I agree. Everything looks great.
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Old 01-21-2014, 11:36 AM   #33
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I love it when old thumpers get a new lease on life!!!
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Old 02-04-2014, 03:22 PM   #34
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That is a bloody good job, well done!

Great attention to detail.
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Old 03-09-2014, 07:07 PM   #35
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I haven't updated in a while; I've been busy sorting out the wheel situation and a few other things.

Recent additions have been:
Blue Slip
Rego
Trail Tech Voyager
Wheels and spacers to make them work
Tidy up bits and peices


Hopefully from here on in its just a matter of refining her.

Took a few pics yesterday after a run around the suburbs testing the speedo and GPS, hope you enjoy



Cheers,
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Old 03-14-2014, 10:48 PM   #36
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That is hot! Great job man!
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Old 03-15-2014, 05:55 AM   #37
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Impressed!

You,ve done an awesome job of reviving this old girl on a buget. I've been keeping an eye on your build all the way through and condradulate you on a job well done.
Good steady progress and an awesome result!!
Motivation for my build which has been neglected lately.
Enjoy the bike.
It's an xr 6 so you definitely won't be disappointed!
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Old 04-08-2014, 07:58 PM   #38
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Lesson Learnt

My lesson's been learnt, so just wanted to mention to any prospective old XR 'fix-er-up-er' that inspections to ALL frame welds must be carried out PRIOR to powder coating your frame.
I visually checked mine, and it seemed ok. I'm now onto fixing the second engine mount, and getting the side stand tab welded - again.

Scott.
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