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Author: hartyb
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Front end vibes with Pretech Caliper
Replies: 3
Views: 143

Re: Front end vibes with Pretech Caliper

If your disc is out of true (called warping by some ) You will get pad knock (pads get knocked back further and more Leverpull is required ) more likely is you have paid pick up on the disc If you have a center stand put bike on it and chock the front so the wheel can be spun Get a sharpy (felt tip ...
Author: hartyb
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Show us Yours
Topic: found this and had to have it
Replies: 5
Views: 241

Re: found this and had to have it

I am very pleased with a the MK2 and yes I was quick to work out just what it was and make the deal, for the few you get there are 100 that get away, I guess now and then you get lucky :D total cost of collection was two tanks of diesel and a ferry return ticket about £330 in all all in all less tha...
Author: hartyb
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Show us Yours
Topic: found this and had to have it
Replies: 5
Views: 241

found this and had to have it

I am normally looking for bikes that are all original or need very little work as with having quite a few already that need work it does not make much scene to keep upping the work load well this one was a little different can you work out what it is ? after looking at it then making the phone call ...
Author: hartyb
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Show us Yours
Topic: Z1000 ST Number two
Replies: 15
Views: 1471

Re: Z1000 ST Number two

just an update with so many bikes the insurance company does not let me put new bikes on when i get them with out paying (no surprises there then ) ST no2 was added at renewal and then duly played with to get ready for the MOT even thought the seller claimed it would fly throw a MOT test, lots of bo...
Author: hartyb
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: For sale Z1000 ST-R
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: For sale Z1000 ST-R

the Z1000st-R is so inspired I really love it
I was out on my newly purchased ST and was thinking as I was riding that it would be cool to find some of the part you used to make a twin of the z1000st-r

I i had know it was coming up for sale i would of not bought the one i had
Author: hartyb
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Zed bits clearance.
Replies: 17
Views: 864

Re: Zed bits clearance.

a4 brake caliper Please
]will send a PM
Author: hartyb
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Z1000 MkII CRANK
Replies: 5
Views: 260

Re: Z1000 MkII CRANK

sent you a whats app message
Author: hartyb
Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Z1r long range tank SOLD
Replies: 12
Views: 419

Re: Z1r long range tank

hi Bill I paid around £550 for one that needs painting, apart from not coming up for sale very often

I would of thought north of £800 if its got all the bits a little more

hope that helps
Author: hartyb
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1000ST ('79-E1) Restoration
Replies: 15
Views: 1293

Re: Z1000ST ('79-E1) Restoration

as always a very impressive right up and really good work

I am still getting my space sorted out so i can start sorting my bikes out, that work thing keeps getting in the way
Author: hartyb
Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: why zeds dont handle
Replies: 4
Views: 305

Re: why zeds dont handle

forget the pies

put new tyres on, modden old rubber will transform any old shed
Author: hartyb
Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hello from Reading UK
Replies: 15
Views: 682

Re: Hello from Reading UK

there are a few of us in the Reading Berks Area good to have you on board
we need to do a meet up soon as the suns out again

greeting Bruce
Author: hartyb
Sun Jul 28, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Z1000a1
Replies: 4
Views: 483

Re: Z1000a1

I know why it has two paint sets as i could not pick between the two Love them both and its less money than having two bikes

it made my mind up to do the same with my MK2 build now I have two paint sets :xbo
Author: hartyb
Fri Jul 26, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1R Seat Lock Plate
Replies: 8
Views: 328

Re: Z1R Seat Lock Plate

there is a bit in Tony Sculpher book page 140 about fitting maybe you can use this information to help get it off
Author: hartyb
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Tool Kit Pouch
Replies: 1
Views: 190

Re: Tool Kit Pouch

I may be wrong but I thought these are still sold new reproduction, that only a top rivet counter would know was new, after its been stuffed in the try with the tools in

try Z power
Author: hartyb
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: ST Seat
Replies: 2
Views: 211

Re: ST Seat

hi In short No it won't

Mk2 has a three bolt hinge and the ST two Bolt Hinge ST is wider and a little bit longer


Philippe put this brilliant post together about the differences between the MK2 and ST

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