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Re: Fred the Zed

#16 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:17 pm

Julian_Boolean wrote:Nice bike


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#17 PostAuthor: Z1parR » Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:49 pm

Looks feckin great Rich , good job :luv
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#18 PostAuthor: KeithZ1R » Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:44 pm

Worth the time and effort Rich well done :up
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#19 PostAuthor: sanderz » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:15 pm

Very, very nice that
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#20 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:41 pm

Z1parR wrote:Looks feckin great Rich , good job :luv


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#21 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:43 pm

KeithZ1R wrote:Worth the time and effort Rich well done :up


Thanks Keith. Much appreciated. Perhaps we'll get a Shed on the stand at Stafford?

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#22 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:44 pm

sanderz wrote:Very, very nice that


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#23 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:47 pm

What's the general consensus on the extended tail unit? I've not seen another Z1R with one fitted. I really like it as I think it draws out the classic(!) lines of the Z1R. ..... Although I've kept the original just in case I change my mind.

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#24 PostAuthor: Julian_Boolean » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:42 pm

I hadn't noticed it until you mentioned it, think I'd have gone for recessing the tail light rather than extending the tail piece, but I still think it looks good.
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#25 PostAuthor: KeithZ1R » Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:23 pm

Fred the Zed wrote:
KeithZ1R wrote:Worth the time and effort Rich well done :up


Thanks Keith. Much appreciated. Perhaps we'll get a Shed on the stand at Stafford?

Rich


Looks ive been usurped and blown out, I had better start practising my sulky face :lol:
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#26 PostAuthor: ADRIAN H » Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:10 am

Do not mind the tail end. Difficult to gauge from the angled picture, could do with a side picture.
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Re: Fred the Zed

#27 PostAuthor: Gonzo » Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:05 pm

A stunning looking bike... what do you reckon on the Tarozzi rear-sets?
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#28 PostAuthor: Fred the Zed » Sat Aug 12, 2017 7:44 pm

Gonzo wrote:A stunning looking bike... what do you reckon on the Tarozzi rear-sets?


Hi Gonzo

Most really rate them, but I found them a bit of a faff to fit. The rear brake linkage seems overly complicated to me but once fitted, they work well. They are noticeably set back and up and work well with flatter bars.

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