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Author: ADRIAN H
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hello from sleepy Suffolk
Replies: 11
Views: 181

Re: Hello from sleepy Suffolk

I found it heavy in the corners as well. Most zeds are heavy in the corners. Headlights are generally poor on these 1970's bikes, but you have got some spot lights as well. Charging system is generally up to the job, if you may want to fit a combined regulator / rectifier, (http://www.electrexworld...
Author: ADRIAN H
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Sgt.Pinback says hello
Replies: 14
Views: 142

Re: Sgt.Pinback says hello

Hello and Welcome from sunny Bournemouth UK. :xbou
Author: ADRIAN H
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: New Old Guy
Replies: 11
Views: 337

Re: New Old Guy

Hello and welcome.
Author: ADRIAN H
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000 Rear engine brackets
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: Z1000 Rear engine brackets

I thought they were different as the z900 has a drum rear brake.

But they are the same.

link to a Z900 one on ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Reconditione ... xyBXNSVAt3
Author: ADRIAN H
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Battery Charger
Replies: 10
Views: 294

Re: Battery Charger

AlanB wrote:Thanks guys - Been looking at the CTEC XS 0.8 at about £60 so anyone used one of these ?


Have had two of these for last couple of years. They work a treat very pleased with them.
Author: ADRIAN H
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: KZ1000A1 Project for Sale. No longer available ;)
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: KZ1000A1 Project for Sale. No longer available ;)

garyd wrote:Right choice :D


+1
Author: ADRIAN H
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: rear light brakets
Replies: 8
Views: 239

Re: rear light brakets

Z900 rear light is rectangular with rounded corners,
Z1, Z1A, Z1B rear light s oval shape

Also American KZ900 rear light bracket (short mudguard), is different from European Z900 (long mudguard).
Author: ADRIAN H
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Hub
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Hub

Hub posted today, have sent you a PM with tracking number.
Author: ADRIAN H
Wed Aug 21, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: barrel wont fit
Replies: 12
Views: 496

Re: barrel wont fit

hi all many thanks for your replies, i shall measure the mouths and the dowels, they can be removed and go from there. the engine is z1e-106324 i think dated early 76, the oil capacity is visibly cast on the top of the crankcase clutch side. the engine is out of the frame, these barrels came from a...
Author: ADRIAN H
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Hub
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Hub

Have sent a pm.

These are what I have -
One black powder coated - chipped on one face where bearing fitted.
One polished aluminium - needs new wheel bearings.
Author: ADRIAN H
Sun Aug 18, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Got another XS650
Replies: 15
Views: 1578

Re: Got another XS650

Very nice sir, a credit to you.
Author: ADRIAN H
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Hub
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Hub

Andy M wrote:Would you have a rear hub ??


Sorry I know I do not have one.
Author: ADRIAN H
Sun Aug 18, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Carb balancing
Replies: 16
Views: 476

Re: Carb balancing

crossthread wrote: I gotta disagree with Adrian H though , draining each carb in turn and measuring the volume of the fuel would be easy ? :D :D

Float bowl fuel volume can’t be measured by measuring the volume drained out - as fuel will still be in fuel lines and also in the fuel lines between pairs of carbs.
Author: ADRIAN H
Sun Aug 18, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Hub
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Hub

Pretty sure I have one, I could part with. Will post a photo of what I’ve got when I get home this evening.

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