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Old 10-21-2012, 09:07 AM   #1
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XT 500 Dakar ... the project

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Old 10-21-2012, 09:08 AM   #2
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Old 10-21-2012, 09:10 AM   #3
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Old 10-21-2012, 09:12 AM   #4
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Old 10-21-2012, 09:33 AM   #5
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Old 10-21-2012, 09:54 AM   #6
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Much prefer the standard tank myself - but fair play to you for making a wish come true

Keep up the excellent work
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Old 10-21-2012, 08:34 PM   #7
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Great start! Whats the swingarm off of? You add 1 inch? To make it steer better? ED XT&TT 500 Fan!!
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Old 10-21-2012, 11:27 PM   #8
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Tell me about that gas tank. Its awesome!
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Old 10-22-2012, 02:41 AM   #9
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Love the 500 single .Looks like you scored some Ebay chinese shocks ??? Do they have any sort of decent dampening?Only asking to get somthing I have in the shed up on 2 wheels & rideable. cheers Chip
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Old 10-22-2012, 07:41 AM   #10
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Old 10-22-2012, 11:42 AM   #11
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Tell me about that gas tank. Its awesome!
It's made by myself !!!
I built it because I have not found anything like this for sale
This is the third that I have built.



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Old 10-22-2012, 11:48 AM   #12
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Love the 500 single .Looks like you scored some Ebay chinese shocks ??? Do they have any sort of decent dampening?Only asking to get somthing I have in the shed up on 2 wheels & rideable. cheers Chip
Chinese shocks ?
I don't know how their performance, if they don't behave well .... Marzocchi or Bitubo take their place !!!
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Old 10-22-2012, 04:50 PM   #13
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Umm, that's just freaking cool.

Build another tank?

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Old 10-22-2012, 09:00 PM   #14
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Nice work, Tony.
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Old 10-23-2012, 09:35 AM   #15
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Wow, very cool project Nice work on the tank!
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