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    ESE's works engine tuner

    Thread Starter: TZ350

    . This is Thomas a Vietnamese race mechanic, you know that place where they have all those hot 50's and 125's are big bikes. Thomas, ESE's Race Team's Tuner is fettling number 9. adjusting the port timing for Taupo. Its hard to see but he has taped a degree wheel to the magneto flywheel...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 12:18 Go to last post

    Jatz's travels

    Thread Starter: JATZ

    Hello :wavey: I thought it was about time I started posting some trip stuff again. It's been a while, and I've been clocking up a few K's and been on a bit of a journey :yeah: so thought I'd share with the group I'll start with my trip to the Brass and beyond and may add some other stuff as it...

    Last Post By: Gearup Today, 12:51 Go to last post

    Back on the road. '76 CB550F Super Sport

    Thread Starter: Bonez

    Got my '76 CB550 Super Sport back on the road after a 10 year park up. Had a few health issues and got rid of most of my70s/80s m/cand Connie has taken over most of the shed for her woodwork work shop. I did keep my CB550F and Dads R80 which my brother now has. The BMW wasn't really my thing....

    Last Post By: Bonez Today, 12:45 Go to last post

    Things on your motorcycle that aren't really needed.

    Thread Starter: Bonez

    As per title what was on your m/c new that wasn't actually necessary. On the XF650 it's a silly guard the sits between the horn and lower triple clamp. I imagine it was there to stop shit from ficking up into the cowling area. In reality it does didly squat and is just an annoyance when working in...

    Last Post By: jellywrestler Today, 08:55 Go to last post

    Tf 125 motor bucket thingy

    Thread Starter: layton

    Well, I thought it would be a good idea to tear Into this motor while I am stuck at home, was just going to check top end but the left hand main bearing didn't feel right so split the cases found rust on the bearing and putting where the oil seal sits. I got the motor in unknown condition no...

    Last Post By: speedpro Yesterday, 22:02 Go to last post

    hcci test

    Thread Starter: breezy

    well ive had this kicking around for a while now and as im locked down seemed a good idea to have another look had been originally inspired by flettner with his engine.( stole his starter set up). looks as though the piston rings in the adjustable combustion chamber are not sealing well...

    Last Post By: Flettner Today, 08:11 Go to last post

    Drz400sm vs drz400e ? What to do fellas ?

    Thread Starter: paradise007

    Yo whatís up guys Iím new to the motard / road bike scene done a bit of MX in my younger days ( 10 y/o - 18 y/o ) 26 y/o now and looking at getting a bike for commuting and obviously some small jumps / wheelies for the lols To be honest from what Iíve read the DRZ seems to be the go reliability...

    Last Post By: Scubbo Yesterday, 19:59 Go to last post

    Greetings from Tasmania

    Thread Starter: Philski

    Hi all. I joined the KB forum because it is such a simply awesome bike builders resource. I constantly use it for reference and inspiration. And thank you to all those that do contribute to it. I had a lowside last week and broke bones and road rash. i was wearing a t shirt - tracky dacks and...

    Last Post By: sidecar bob Today, 10:13 Go to last post

    Flush Medians

    Thread Starter: rebyl

    I often notice people that are turning right not using a Flush Median prior to the turn area where the little box and arrow is. It is expected that you do use these but only from about 30 to 40 metres from the intersection...you cannot use as a travel lane, you cannot use to overtake a moving...

    Last Post By: slofox Today, 12:59 Go to last post

    Yamaha MT 09 ECU flash

    Thread Starter: Topzonenz

    Hi folks, I'm thinking about an ECU flash for my MT 09. Can anyone recommend someone with expertise on the MT 09, and if anyones had it done, I'd really like to get your feedback. Cheers

    Last Post By: nzspokes Today, 10:00 Go to last post