KDX200

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  1. tag3

    tag3 Doofus

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    And does this look purdy?
    I'll get the cases up here soon too.

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  2. greasyfatman

    greasyfatman Long timer

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    How did that carb turn out?

    I am so bad at cleaning that stuff up. What did you use on the cases? 2324BA3B-8B01-4EE9-A3CD-FDB1076BD07D.jpeg
  3. tag3

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    Carb was FULL of piss. In other words, glad I had another around.
    I put the cases in the glass bead blast cab. Should maybe have it all back together this weekend...........maybe.
  4. tag3

    tag3 Doofus

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    A little rebuild porn.
    Then. 1226191828.jpg And now.
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    Cylinder and head are just sitting there.
    Few more parts to clean up and then the building.
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    Side view. 0406201744.jpg
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    PistonPants Crankcase Scavenger

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    Oooooooh Shiny!
  7. Tripped1

    Tripped1 Smoove, Smoove like velvet.

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    I just picked this guy up.

    $700 and a Klim overlander that I bought off of the PO for $300 :rofl Running condition, but I have to go back frigging 25 years till the last time that I putzed with a Kawi 2 smoker, this should be fun.

    The real question is how long can I last before tearing it apart and messing with things....and these old dynosaurmobiles there is always something that can be messed with.
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  8. tag3

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    I see blinkers. Nice!
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    Tripped1 Smoove, Smoove like velvet.

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    Yeah, actually plated and legal.

    Issue is that its JDM so smaller tank and carb from my understanding. Gets delivered Thursday.
  10. tHEtREV

    tHEtREV Encouragement award recipient. tEAM iDIOT.

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    Steel tank, smaller carb (I think) and oil injection like the Australian KDX200F?
  11. Tripped1

    Tripped1 Smoove, Smoove like velvet.

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    Correct on all three.
  12. greasyfatman

    greasyfatman Long timer

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    Sweet man that is straight.
  13. Tripped1

    Tripped1 Smoove, Smoove like velvet.

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    So got the bike....it is sort of baggy until it warms up then it is nasty.

    Man I forgot what a 21" wheel feels like its SO SLOW.....I also forgot what a bike with no battery is.
  14. Tripped1

    Tripped1 Smoove, Smoove like velvet.

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    So for the hive


    Anyone got thoughts on the reliability of the (fuel) oil pump?

    I came across the carb boot and US spec carb but I will have to modify the boot to use the oil injector....which I have to say I don't really want to remove. Also anyone got sources for the shop manual, and springs? I am a solid 60 pounds to heavy for whatever is on the bike now, its grounding like a mother.


    Man though, took it out (with my Ducati's plate on it :lol3) and once i got it in some snotted up single track, the little thing is FUN AS FUCK, super easy to ride and a only as much nasty as you want it to have. I forgot what riding on a loose surface with +500lbs of beast to wrestle with.

    So, so good, and I haven't ridden anything more gnarly than a fire road in decades.
  15. tag3

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    Welcome to the fun side of life.