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Author: chrisw1
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Yoke material
Replies: 5
Views: 167

Re: Yoke material

Thanks ......I will look at it over xmas
Author: chrisw1
Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Yoke material
Replies: 5
Views: 167

Yoke material

Hello . I need to repair a lock stop on a spare Z1 bottom yoke
What material are they made of and best welding method please
Author: chrisw1
Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Time to rebuild my old GPz
Replies: 23
Views: 2349

Re: Time to rebuild my old GPz

great thread ........following with interest
Author: chrisw1
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Camshaft degeeing
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: Camshaft degeeing

Thanks again ..ok Im up to speed ...just need my pistons to arrive and i will get stuck in :)
Author: chrisw1
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Camshaft degeeing
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: Camshaft degeeing

Thanks for that ..all very interesting and I think i will be able to do it

Just one question ..... in the first magazine article they say set the valve clearances and in the 2 links they say remove all valve lash ...... do they mean excess lash or set the valve clearance to zero ?
Author: chrisw1
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Camshaft degeeing
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Camshaft degeeing

Hello ...can anyone point me in the direction of a step by step guide to degreeing in camshafts on a Z1 please
Author: chrisw1
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Pistons / Barells
Replies: 4
Views: 238

Re: Pistons / Barells

You can easily go to 1015 cc (70mm) on the 900 liners. Even sneak them out to 1045cc (71mm) but the liners end up about as thin as taking the 1015 block to 1105. The barrels i have are 903 taken out to 70mm .... IMD have a 1040 piston kit but as you say it leaves the liners a bit thin and they are ...
Author: chrisw1
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Pistons / Barells
Replies: 4
Views: 238

Pistons / Barells

hi .. the barrels I used on my Z1b were a bit marginal when i built the bike so its time to replace them I am using 29mm CR carbs so would like to use a big bore of some sort Does anyone have any 1015 barrels I could fit a 1075 kit or maybe a complete kit for sale ? Maybe 903 barrels I could bore to...
Author: chrisw1
Sun Nov 25, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Rex carbs
Replies: 6
Views: 550

Re: Rex carbs

still for sale ?
Author: chrisw1
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Z1a motor?
Replies: 8
Views: 410

Re: Z1a motor?

seems a tad expensive
Crankcases are as close to scrap as you can get unless you really need the number ...... head is scrap with no caps and broken fins .. crank is rusty so will need a good looking at .... no barrels ... id be a buyer at £75 quid
Author: chrisw1
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Kawasaki Z900 minus reg
Replies: 14
Views: 553

Re: Kawasaki Z900 minus reg

I recently bought a UK Z1B locally which came with no paperwork at all
Although I could not get the original reg number it was simple enough to re register with the DVLA .... I can talk you through it if it helps
Author: chrisw1
Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: eddie lawson paint
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: eddie lawson paint

My 83 R2
Author: chrisw1
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1 refresh
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: Z1 refresh

Great looking bike ... the indicator earths are normally on the indicator stems ... well that’s where I have put them
Author: chrisw1
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: rear wheel removal
Replies: 2
Views: 141

Re: rear wheel removal

Remove the end caps on the swing arm and slide the whole wheel backwards leaving exhausts on

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