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Author: ZedHead
Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: z1 cylinder sleeve
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: z1 cylinder sleeve

ogre wrote:hi all after one standard size cylinder sleeve if poss maybe someone has some old barrels knocking about with a good one in it.could machine one but don't know the material they are made from.
thanks ogre


Try Westwoods

https://www.westwoodcylinderliners.co.uk/
Author: ZedHead
Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: 1973 Zia gasket set and pistons set
Replies: 13
Views: 370

Re: 1973 Zia gasket set and pistons set

noonster1962 wrote:stems seals gone as well,but i have these.

just wanting a set of std rings/top end gasket set


You have a PM and email
Author: ZedHead
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: KZ1000 a2 brake pads
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: KZ1000 a2 brake pads

It depends how good you want them to be?

Twin disc is a start. Or you can go all out with braided lines only or with multi pot calipers.
Author: ZedHead
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: 1973 Zia gasket set and pistons set
Replies: 13
Views: 370

Re: 1973 Zia gasket set and pistons set

noonster1962 wrote:Took head off on Thurs night.
Took barrel to my local engine m/c shop to be measured .
His recommendations are,Barrels are ok
Hone the barrel
Fit new rings.
Wheres best place for a top end gasket set
Set of std piston rings please.


Did they check the valves, guides and seals in the head?
Author: ZedHead
Fri Nov 16, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Exhaust?....
Replies: 7
Views: 312

Re: Exhaust?....

Delkevik do a different model for Z1R. Model numder is COM2786
Author: ZedHead
Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1075

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

Now I have seen some more detailed pictures I can see the axle clearance dents appear to be there. The part numbers appear to be lazer etched. I wont tell KHI if you don't :)
Author: ZedHead
Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1075

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

would like the stand and axle dents , side cover fixing plus oe part number stamp I would think they have tested these on a bike and found a solution to the stand and axle clearance issue. The front side cover fixing point looks different from the original which was more of a clamp affair than dire...
Author: ZedHead
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1075

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

I am not sure if Bazzare del la Becane get their exhaust from London-exhausts? How do they differ from originals? The Becane guys claim to make their own, but I haven't seen photos good enough from them to compare to the Dutch made London ones. I have met and know Gerrard who runs Becane fairly wel...
Author: ZedHead
Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ1000A1 Rebuild
Replies: 28
Views: 1075

Re: KZ1000A1 Rebuild

Ultim8pc wrote:I'm interested in what you turn up. So far we have London-exhausts and the French chap. Neither are identical to original though..


I am not sure if Bazzare del la Becane get their exhaust from London-exhausts? How do they differ from originals?
Author: ZedHead
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 21
Views: 589

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

Well done Nigel on negotiating a good deal for the club. :up
Author: ZedHead
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Gearbox bearings
Replies: 8
Views: 284

Re: Gearbox bearings

I have managed to source some NSK BL305-NR with C3 internal clearance.

Any good?
Author: ZedHead
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: rear mudgaurd
Replies: 14
Views: 519

Re: rear mudgaurd

At current Z900 values it has to be worth £300 plus. Or a grand if good ole Frank was selling it :shock:
Author: ZedHead
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Gearbox bearings
Replies: 8
Views: 284

Re: Gearbox bearings

Thanks John that is useful to know
Author: ZedHead
Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Gearbox bearings
Replies: 8
Views: 284

Re: Gearbox bearings

Has anyone found a supplier of the Z1 gearbox bearings? I’ve located SKF BL305-NR but can’t find the 3505-NR. NR Is the code for the snap ring undercut. I like your thinking. Most bearings and seals are still available from Kawasaki but I have set my self a mini mission to source OEM ones from engi...
Author: ZedHead
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1
Replies: 13
Views: 1192

Re: Z1

Brilliant project

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