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Author: deka
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Nick.s wrote:I’ll keep an eye out for those dimensions, where did you find the hinges and the side stand bracket? Mine just has the foot plates with the stand built into that


Let me know where you would like the measurements taken from
Author: deka
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Nick.s wrote:Thanks, I thought the stand bracket would be expensive.



put a wanted add someone may have one from a damaged frame, i
Author: deka
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

after many hours welding, not by me i hasten to add, the brackets are attached for the seat including the seat catch and lo and behold some rear footrest brackets that i can use at somepoint also (not that i intend to carry a passanger.. the quality of his work is outstanding if there is a and end o...
Author: deka
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Nick.s wrote:I’ll keep an eye out for those dimensions, where did you find the hinges and the side stand bracket? Mine just has the foot plates with the stand built into that


I managed to source them from the guys on the site, side stand brackets are availiable from saisei pricey mind
Author: deka
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1 B C
Replies: 5
Views: 180

Re: Z1 B C

C was as pointed out the police bike but these did not appear until the 76 model and nameing had then changed to KZ
Author: deka
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

i have the rough position, going to have them tac welded tomorrow and try the seat in position before the final weld, once it is done i can send some photos and some dimensions of where to tac, you really need a seat hinge bracket also which you can see resting on the frame on the opposite side to t...
Author: deka
Thu Jun 21, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Agree with the others on this and am already going down that route, they were standard bikes that were sent from the factory to a racing shop in the states to be modified and fitted with all the CHiPS bits and pieces, looking at the frame rails some one has already attempted to retrofit the standard...
Author: deka
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Nice one nick I thought about a police spec but all of those bits were well gone. Good luck with the build
Author: deka
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: A4 air box
Replies: 9
Views: 236

Re: A4 air box

zomerset zed had a z1000 battery box for sale, he may still have it
Author: deka
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: New member intro
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: New member intro

Wellcome. Ditto on the stunning bikes
Author: deka
Mon Jun 18, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: Newbie

wellcome nice bunch here and packed with knowledge,,, liking the bike had the A1 back in the day
Author: deka
Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: z900 generator cover
Replies: 0
Views: 50

z900 generator cover

The generator cover on the z900 has some strange marks that i simply cannot get out and am starting to think it may be chrome plate despite using wet and dry its stuck fast, looked like paitn when i started to strip it. ANY HOW the question is are the replica covers that you see worth the money or a...
Author: deka
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: fork damper tool z900a4 z1000a
Replies: 9
Views: 159

Re: fork damper tool z900a4 z1000a

I just use a broom handle sharpened to a four sided chamfer then cut off the pointy last half inch or so. whack the handle down the fork and use a hex impact driver on the hex head bolt. Never had one that wouldn't undo that way. Yes but that is the pre 76 damper which has the foursided tool, this ...
Author: deka
Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: fork damper tool z900a4 z1000a
Replies: 9
Views: 159

fork damper tool z900a4 z1000a

Does anyone know where i can get hold of a fork damper removal tool, this is the piece/tool that sits inside of the fork tube to stop the damper spinning allowing removal of the damper and stanchion i have been told that it is a different tool to the one used on the z1 etc and this one is an oval sh...
Author: deka
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 19
Views: 470

KZ900 the beginning

As I have had the bike since March I thought I may as well start a thread up. This is my KZ900C c as this was a California police bike. Imported into the UK in 95 and registered then. It came to me in March this year, not sure what it has been up to in the intervening years but I don’t believe it ha...

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