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    TZ350

    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: SwePatrick Today, 19:38 Go to last post
    OddDuck

    Summer running - 2000 Ducati ST2

    Thread Starter: OddDuck

    I've gone ahead and bought my second Ducati. Summertime. Time to ride again, getting a bike for the season while the 900SS is laid up with major engine rebuild work. It can be a bit of a saga, the fun and games involved in attempting to secure a reasonably reliable ride in the sub-$7K...

    Last Post By: OddDuck Today, 20:13 Go to last post
    rocketman1

    Why change your oil?

    Thread Starter: rocketman1

    Has anyone tested a bike that has been serviced regularly with oil changes against one that hasnt. Have I been brainwashed to think I should change the oil regularly. I have read of some riders that never change the oil, in their bikes or cars and it does not seem to effect their performance...

    Last Post By: actungbaby Today, 12:37 Go to last post
    HenryDorsetCase

    Cool bikes you would love to own but probably never will

    Thread Starter: HenryDorsetCase

    I'm gonna need that Norton Manx frame you have sitting in the back of your shed. And the running gear. In fact just take the motor out of your Manx and send the rest of it to me. I also need a Kawa 500 triple motor.

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 19:28 Go to last post
    el chupacabra

    Yamaha RZ/Banshee build

    Thread Starter: el chupacabra

    Hello, long story short after years of owning RGV250s and having a couple of seizures chasing performance i decided to hack up my frame and fit a set of banshee cases i got from the states knowing that they had more potential for a lightweight race bike. (just for track days and the odd club races)...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 19:25 Go to last post
    anglia4

    CBR TF125 Bucket Racer

    Thread Starter: anglia4

    Hi all, I've been working on this little project for quite a while now. I had been looking for something as a bit of a bucket racer project for a while when my brother ended up with an MC19 CBR250 that he was parting out. So I snapped up the rolling frame and then managed to stumble across a...

    Last Post By: anglia4 Today, 10:52 Go to last post
    Blackbird

    Big ups for service in Whanganui

    Thread Starter: Blackbird

    Just got back from a 2100 km tour of the north island tied up with attending an IAM conference in Porirua. Setting up the chain tension on the 790 Duke is a bit tricky but thought I'd checked it ok with the small extra luggage load - they're a bit sensitive to that. Anyhow, after going through...

    Last Post By: jellywrestler Today, 13:29 Go to last post
    dangerous

    bringing a 30yr old KDX back to life

    Thread Starter: dangerous

    well... goes like this, scored a 89 KDX200 of a mate, he is the 2nd owner and didn't use it much, in fact its sat dormant for several years 3-5 since it was last started... soooo I was expecting a few issues, like on fire up crank seals etc would or could tear open, and id be in for a major rebuild...

    Last Post By: Kickaha Today, 20:05 Go to last post
    pritch

    Wsbk 2020

    Thread Starter: pritch

    The drought is about to break. Today is the last day of testing at Phillip Island before racing gets underway this Saturday. Coverage will be on SKY Sport 5 (ch 055) from 2.00PM Saturday and 1.45PM Sunday. There will also be h/l packages and repeats. If you need to search for it, they...

    Last Post By: SaferRides Today, 20:25 Go to last post
    calibra71207

    Hornet 250 vs Suzuki GS500F - which one to get for the beginner

    Thread Starter: calibra71207

    Hi Guys, First of all, I would like to say hello as I am totally fresh here. I got my learners and would like to start my adventure with riding + thinking about commuting from the Shore to the CBD as well. I am on the hunt for my first motorbike and would like to ask for advice. Initially,...

    Last Post By: calibra71207 Today, 15:01 Go to last post
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