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Old 05-22-2012, 12:46 AM   #1
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Old 05-22-2012, 04:39 AM   #2
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Old 05-22-2012, 04:56 AM   #3
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Old 05-22-2012, 08:32 AM   #4
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Looks great! Nice job.
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Old 05-22-2012, 08:47 AM   #5
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Old 07-01-2012, 11:55 AM   #6
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Coated Ti Remus Roxx



Sandblasted, sacrificial decal applied.



Heat cured, sacrificial decal removed.
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Old 07-01-2012, 11:57 AM   #7
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Old 07-01-2012, 11:59 AM   #8
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Got new frame

Original was suspect. Did not want to wory about problematic rebuild.
Replacement straight from Austrian factory.
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Old 07-01-2012, 12:01 PM   #9
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New wiring harness

Decided to use a new loom to keep factory configuration intact.
New in box harness. Now we have plenty of donor connectors for accessories
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Old 07-01-2012, 12:04 PM   #10
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Old 07-01-2012, 12:08 PM   #11
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Old 07-01-2012, 12:25 PM   #12
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New front wheel, spokes, rubber

Stripped stock coating (tedious work)



Taped off and blasted


Close up of casting (magnifying glass)


New bits


In paint booth


In oven


Married to new bits


Wheel weld joint smoothed


Scuffed nipple channel to prep for Outex tape (going tubeless)


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Outex procedure completed




Balanced new Dunlop 606


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Old 07-01-2012, 01:07 PM   #13
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Building up chassis/frame

Better use these....


....here




....for this to move smoothly (new one on the right coated to match theme)


paired with billet upper for Scott's damper


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With Fasst Flexx bars to cushion rehabbed wrist
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Old 07-01-2012, 01:10 PM   #14
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"S" spec forks installed. 265mm travel, "64" springs. Upgrade performed by Superplush
Seal Saver socks and air bleeder valves
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Old 07-01-2012, 01:13 PM   #15
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Cockpit

Cockpit components ALL new. (speedo, tach, frame, w/s mount, etc)


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