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10-11-2019 05:12 PM
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  1. BalkanMoto
    BalkanMoto liked post by EGBIII On thread : 1974 CB 750 build
    Hi everyone, I had started a few threads asking questions etc and I appreciate everyone's advice. Figured Id create a thread for those who are interested in tagging along for the build. I took...
    Liked On: 10-29-2018, 12:58 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by TrialsRider On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    Yep, this is very much a form follows function forum, but that is what makes it unique. I'm sure there are other forums where they get all cranked up over stationary riderless artistic...
    Liked On: 10-28-2018, 09:24 AM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by 8ball On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    When you calculated fork length, did you subtract the 2" that are sticking up above the triple clamp? How much of the 3" of travel are going to be taken up by the sag with you and the weight of...
    Liked On: 10-27-2018, 02:14 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by brad black On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    like this. 95589 then, instead of guessing, you know exactly where you are. just like doing the math.
    Liked On: 10-26-2018, 09:10 AM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by brad black On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    because all this is maths based, and i like doing the math and spreadsheets, i'll try to point out why your method is a crap idea in theory. firstly, i'd pull your piece of cut off spring out and...
    Liked On: 10-26-2018, 09:10 AM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by 8ball On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    Considering the stock trail was 4.6", the first clue would be that it is inconceivable that you added 2" of trail by shortening the forks. You don't use the fork line to determine the rake. The...
    Liked On: 10-25-2018, 05:51 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by brad black On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    you've told yourself that what you did was right.
    Liked On: 10-25-2018, 05:25 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by woodsman On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    https://www.caferacer.net/forum/tips-tricks/19639-pod-filter-thread-geeto.html
    Liked On: 10-24-2018, 06:41 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by seanbarney41 On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    It's a very strange and rare substance that you need, I once was told by very old and wizened japanese mechanic that this substance can be found at an auto parts store but that doesn't really make...
    Liked On: 10-21-2018, 01:51 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by Cyorg On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    I wasn't suggesting you were doing it for profit. That can be a very difficult thing to do. Just trying to keep you from getting buried too deep. As for stripped screws, get a good quality impact...
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 06:24 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by Cyorg On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    Adjuster on the left, holder on the right. 95527
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 06:24 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by Cyorg On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    Post a picture of the crankcase damage. Do you have any idea how the damage occurred? Usually occurs because something really bad happened (like a brick wall). Begs the question... what else is...
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 01:08 PM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by brad black On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    as a curiosity, because i have an interest in suspension without any great knowledge, how did you do it? i ask as i see people say they put in a spacer and cut the springs the same amount and they...
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 07:23 AM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by brad black On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    it's because we get a lot of people posting on here about how they're going to do this and that to something totally unsuited and then get all bent out of shape when they get told it's a dumb idea. ...
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 07:23 AM
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    BalkanMoto liked post by woodsman On thread : 1983 V45 Sabre Cafe Racer
    Your picture shows a non functioning bike, tubes slid through the triple, an angle grinder on the ground and the framing chopped off. All signs indicate another artsy piece of shit. You could have...
    Liked On: 10-20-2018, 07:23 AM