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Author: steve452
Fri Apr 16, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 10
Views: 309

Re: Newbie

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome.

Luvverly piece of kit.
Author: steve452
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Viton choke plunger seat replacement for Mikuni 8mm and 10mm choke plunger heads. VM slide and BS CV carbs etc. etc.
Replies: 22
Views: 3734

Re: Viton choke plunger seat replacement for Mikuni 8mm and 10mm choke plunger heads. VM slide and BS CV carbs etc. etc

Just received my set of 4 VM28SC choke plungers back from Rob. I thought he'd replaced them with brand new ones as they look absolutely pristine. I posted them to him on Tuesday 6th and got them back this morning (Friday 9th). Cannot rate his service highly enough, and together with the excellent ad...
Author: steve452
Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Bridgestone tyre choices
Replies: 3
Views: 126

Re: Bridgestone tyre choices

3?

Hahahahahahahahaha...

I'll get me coat.
Author: steve452
Sun Apr 04, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: greetings
Replies: 5
Views: 292

Re: greetings

tlc wrote:Hello again Murph.
Getting older sucks eh :D


When you lose your teeth that's all you can do. :lol:
Author: steve452
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Inlet rubbers
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Inlet rubbers

I know this question has probably been asked countless times but is it absolutely necessary to replace the original inlet rubbers? I've got to remove and partly strip the carbs as fuel is pissing out of #2 so need to check the float valve et al. The rubbers were kept indoors for 37 years and have on...
Author: steve452
Sun Mar 21, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Anyone recognise this shock make?
Replies: 13
Views: 323

Re: Anyone recognise this shock make?

warren3200gt wrote:Cup of tea and toast with Robertson's jam for breakfast it is then. :oops:


Golly!
Author: steve452
Tue Mar 16, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Original selling price Z1-B
Replies: 5
Views: 306

Re: Original selling price Z1-B

Thanks for all the help guys. I've settled on an original selling price of £1286 for my article as that seems to match the info I've received from various sources and also seems to ring a bell in my memory. How times have changed, From £1286 in 1975 for the top-of-the-range Kwacker (Z1-B) to £22,136...
Author: steve452
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hi from Inverness,Scotland
Replies: 15
Views: 642

Re: Hi from Inverness,Scotland

dave cullen wrote:Lovely Bike Pablo and God's own country on your doorstep!!

Welcome to the club

Dave


I didn't realise he lived in Paddington :D
Author: steve452
Mon Mar 08, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Original selling price Z1-B
Replies: 5
Views: 306

Original selling price Z1-B

I will soon be starting my article on my Z1-B restoration that I promised Steve Cooper for Tansha. I would like to include the original price I paid for my Z1-B but have non of the original sales documents from that time. I bought the bike new on 1st May 1975 from Ken Kay Kawasaki in Stopsley, Luton...
Author: steve452
Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Rejoining member
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Re: Rejoining member

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome (back!).

ttiw
Author: steve452
Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hi from Inverness,Scotland
Replies: 15
Views: 642

Re: Hi from Inverness,Scotland

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome.

Beautiful piece of kit.
Author: steve452
Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: New owner / member
Replies: 9
Views: 396

Re: New owner / member

Thanks for the info and advice, apologies for missing the pics - bike is in bits now... first mistake made, I put a cost forecast together Double it (time and money), add £1000 times the number of letters in the month you started the build and deduct the number of hens teeth you find lying around t...
Author: steve452
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Meetings & Events
Topic: classics on the crick
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Re: classics on the crick

Looks like a box pilots show to me.
Author: steve452
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: New owner / member
Replies: 9
Views: 396

Re: New owner / member

Hello, Good Evening and Welcome.

Some pics would be nice.
Author: steve452
Sat Feb 27, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Dateing
Replies: 4
Views: 226

Re: Dateing

Email customerservice@kawasaki.co.uk and give them the frame and engine numbers. Cost is £54 inclusive. They will contact Kawasaki in Japan who hold the original records and produce a dating letter that that gives the month and year of factory build and the original market it was supplied to (eg Eur...

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