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Old 02-27-2014, 10:49 AM   #1276
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For that price I'd buy two pristine W650's, put them away, and call myself good forever.
This just popped up in the SF Bay Area....

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/mcy/4349989347.html
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Old 02-27-2014, 10:00 PM   #1277
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Is that hidious black thing on that 650 a charcoal canister? Yuck. Nice looking bike otherwise.

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That is one sexy scrambler, especially that pipe. Wonder how hard it would be make...

Just ordered a power commander as well, looks like it will be a while before it arives though :(
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:53 AM   #1278
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Small update on my W - Dropped it off two weeks ago, engine is in bits, head is being ported and flowed, cam is being redesigned, cylinders bored out, power commander is here.

Waiting on a few bits for the rebuild, have to ring the exhaust mob tomorrow.
A slightly sick W800 puts out 35HP at the rear wheel, for anybody interested. Sick being a bad oil type for the engine and the ring gaps not set at the "propper" angles.

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Old 03-24-2014, 11:11 AM   #1279
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What sort of RWBHP figure you aiming at. Also be interesting to see what the Power Commander does for the motor.
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Old 03-25-2014, 10:11 PM   #1280
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What sort of RWBHP figure you aiming at. Also be interesting to see what the Power Commander does for the motor.
50 or 60 RWHP would be nice. The piston kit alone ups the BHP to 60, or so the makers say. The boost in torque should be... fun
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Old 03-26-2014, 09:45 AM   #1281
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My new modif.


Same as the original...

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Old 03-26-2014, 09:57 AM   #1282
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My new modif.


Same as the original...

Man your bike looks sharp! what fenders are those?
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Old 03-26-2014, 10:08 AM   #1283
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Bought from LSD-motorradtechnic , 19" ( front ) . The rear, I just cutted

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Old 03-28-2014, 11:25 AM   #1284
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Have you plastidiped it ?
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Old 03-28-2014, 11:43 AM   #1285
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Really nice job! The bike looks great, modern guts and classic style...
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Old 03-29-2014, 02:18 AM   #1286
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Have you plastidiped it ?
No. I didn't knew about that, until you mentioned it
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Old 03-29-2014, 02:20 AM   #1287
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Really nice job! The bike looks great, modern guts and classic style...
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Old 04-06-2014, 07:02 PM   #1288
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W800 Back on eBay

Well the W800 from last month is back on eBay. I emailed him some questions about titling and how he got it done in the US and how he got it here. No reply. Darn it too doddgy for me.
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Old 04-07-2014, 03:20 AM   #1289
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Well the W800 from last month is back on eBay. I emailed him some questions about titling and how he got it done in the US and how he got it here. No reply. Darn it too doddgy for me.
Could be you run of the mill scam and there is still no W800 in the US
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Old 04-08-2014, 08:57 PM   #1290
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Well the W800 from last month is back on eBay. I emailed him some questions about titling and how he got it done in the US and how he got it here. No reply. Darn it too doddgy for me.
Listing said would ship to the US
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