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Author: cakeman
Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

All set up at the NEC. At least I can get a few other jobs done for the Harris while it's not here, like the front mudguard (should hopefully arrive today and then just needs paint), plus I can have a think about how I'm going to sort the belly pan for it which will be aluminium, also there's the si...
Author: cakeman
Thu Nov 08, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

HowieD wrote:where did you get your Tank Badges ???

I just rung up Harris but they don't sell them - i'm surprised !!!

I had them done at my local sign makers, only charged a few quid.
Cheers
Rich
Author: cakeman
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

HowieD wrote:Yes indeed, very nice !!

where did you buy those HT Lead "spreaders"

H

I think Phil the previous owner made them. They look like a cable tie with a short piece of clear pipe between.
Author: cakeman
Wed Nov 07, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Ginger Bear wrote:That looks the absolute Bollocks! :hur2 :hur2

Cheers :D
Author: cakeman
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Just dragged the Harris out in between rain showers for a quick pic...... Had a bit of a rush to get it ready for the NEC this weekend as we have to set up on Thursday, pleased with how it's turning out so far, the fairing may need a re-paint over the winter as I'm not 100% happy with it but that's ...
Author: cakeman
Fri Nov 02, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

A bit more progress, made a new oil cooler bracket, painted the fairing and started applying the graphics, rear wheel is at the powder coaters hence the crap picture in the garage, got to get it looking presentable as I’ve been asked to display it as a work in progress on the VJMC stand at the NEC c...
Author: cakeman
Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Started to prep the fairing for paint, I’ll have no fingerprints left at this rate lol
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Author: cakeman
Fri Oct 26, 2018 5:52 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Simonic wrote:
cakeman wrote:Well, a bit of progress at last after a bit of a false start with painting the engine silver.....Now satin black, pleased with the look.
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Where did you get the ign cover from please ?

It was already fitted when I got the bike, sorry.
Author: cakeman
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Rich, looking good like the original swing arm! Not sure about TR Seat though it probably just needs dropping a tad to cover the frame rails but thats just my opinion :oops: . Top work though! It should look very much like Ricardo's old bike, .Harris 2 wpowers.jpg Would also look good red. gs10003....
Author: cakeman
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Ginger Bear wrote:That's looking rather lovely. :drool :drool

Thank you very much :D Paint is going to be satin black with a kwak green stripe down the centre I think.
Author: cakeman
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

Dragged the Harris out of me cramped garage for a look, pretty pleased with how it’s looking, hopefully get the tank back at the weekend.
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Author: cakeman
Wed Oct 24, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Metal for Wheel Spindle
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Metal for Wheel Spindle

Sorted :D Tamworth Steel came up trumps....£10.....bargain
Author: cakeman
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Metal for Wheel Spindle
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Metal for Wheel Spindle

Cheers for that :D I’ll give Tamworth steel a try.
Rich
Author: cakeman
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Metal for Wheel Spindle
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Metal for Wheel Spindle

Looking for a supplier of metal suitable for a wheel spindle, I’ve used en16t in the past. I’m after 350mm x 20mm diameter. Last supplier I used has unfortunately closed. Any leads are greatly appreciated.
Cheers
Rich
Author: cakeman
Tue Oct 23, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Harris Build
Replies: 75
Views: 2890

Re: Harris Build

zed1015 wrote:looking good :up
What's the diameter of those Delkevic headers.

According to my ancient verniers they measure 36mm.

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