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Author: damien.wrl
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Anal advice...
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Re: Anal advice...

ADRIAN H wrote:Result.



Thanks everyone, messy old business but we got to the bottom of my anal question...I even got a bit of useful terminology from you it would appear to be a “faux stitching”pattern I am after ... thanks again
Author: damien.wrl
Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Anal advice...
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Re: Anal advice...

ADRIAN H wrote:Image from book.




That’s what I needed thanks ... doh... didn’t think of checking the book/manual . it’s been a long year. Who was selling the original pic you posted?
Author: damien.wrl
Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Anal advice...
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Re: Anal advice...

[code][/code]That’s the pattern, that one has a rope pattern in the groves... trying to ascertain what it should have some have a series of dots , this one appears to have nothing ... what’s should it be anyone

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Author: damien.wrl
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Anal advice...
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Anal advice...

Happy new year everyone , sorry this isn’t going to be what you thought .. looking to buy a pattern seat cover, after the z900-1000 cover with the “sausages” down each side, hope that makes sense... anal question what sort of detail is featured in the grooves? Several manufacturers and several infil...
Author: damien.wrl
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1611

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

would like the stand and axle dents , side cover fixing plus oe part number stamp Ultimately, the more detail the higher the tooling costs and selling price will be. As good as these look, I think they will turn out to be original style replacements rather than exact replicas. Nothing wrong with th...
Author: damien.wrl
Fri Nov 09, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1611

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

I have met and know Gerrard who runs Becane fairly well. He won't tell me where he gets them but I do know he does not make them himself. Interested to know how the differ from originals I've just compared photos from both companies and I'd say they are one and the same.... Although Becane didn't d...
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 21
Views: 911

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

Have spoken to these people who appear to be reasonably close to the not very responsive French company, similar price as well... anyone think Z power would get some in and be able to get the price down a tad? https://www.london-exhaust.com/EN/ Some pics they sent Looks like side cover fixing points...
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1611

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

I also have an A1 which recently blew a small hole in the original can... I have located a couple of companies in Europe who make what they describe as 100% copies of the 4:2... they are not cheap but I hope to be able to order a set in the next few months ... if you are interested I can send you so...
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1B Restoration
Replies: 76
Views: 5606

Re: Z1B Restoration

Anything you cant do??
Author: damien.wrl
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1B Restoration
Replies: 76
Views: 5606

Re: Z1B Restoration

2027 would be fine , I might be a bit old by then but fine ..That’s why it would be special .... you always wonder how it will be when you drop it at a garage, you drop it off knowing they have time limits, you hope it comes back ok.... dropping it at yours would be a happier experience , you know e...
Author: damien.wrl
Mon Oct 15, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1B Restoration
Replies: 76
Views: 5606

Re: Z1B Restoration

When do I drop my bike around for a freshen up ??
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Oct 04, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 21
Views: 911

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

That’s two posts I didn’t need to see .....
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 21
Views: 911

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

On first look the OS cans are noticeably thinner and don’t have the taper down at the front , I assume this is to avoid the shaping for stands etc ... the French ones seem fatter but finding it hard to get any info atm You'll find it hard to get info from the French guys. I tried about 5 times and ...
Author: damien.wrl
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 21
Views: 911

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

On first look the OS cans are noticeably thinner and don’t have the taper down at the front , I assume this is to avoid the shaping for stands etc ... the French ones seem fatter but finding it hard to get any info atm

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