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Offline ClemS

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #100 on: December 07, 2017, 09:40:44 am »
 :drif:
 

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Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #101 on: December 07, 2017, 01:00:12 pm »
Lyk baie mooi sover  :thumleft:.

Kan nie wag om die eind resultaat te sien nie.
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Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #102 on: December 07, 2017, 01:02:46 pm »
Dankie Black_Hawk,

Janee ek ooknie, dink dit gaan 'n lekker speelding word vir die oud en jonk, reen en teef... :imaposer:
 

Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #103 on: December 11, 2017, 06:58:31 am »
So I manage to get some work done over the weekend, not so productive as I would have liked to be, but the holiday vibes is starting to take over....

But none the less...gave the side stand a quick clean with the wire brush on the bench grinder...does take some time but doing the job quite well

 

Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #104 on: December 11, 2017, 07:00:06 am »
Then onto the swingarm, these visconite bushes from ktmkobus are perfect, going to last a lifetime...
 

Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #105 on: December 11, 2017, 07:01:34 am »
Got them in with ease...

Staring to take shape now...
 

Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #106 on: December 11, 2017, 07:03:05 am »
Those front forks looks blerry nice, looking new and shiny... 8)

 

Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #107 on: December 11, 2017, 07:06:23 am »
And this is how things stand now...

Still awaiting feedback from Basil's Engineering regarding the piston and valves...

Need to start with the carb next, give it a proper overhaull and clean.

And then just cleaning some bits and bobs...
 

Online ktmkobus

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #108 on: December 11, 2017, 07:09:29 am »
 :drif: :drif:  Dit lyk flippen mooi.  Het jy jou nuwe fork boots by Startline gekry Werner?
"If you have men who will only come if they know there is a good road, I don't want them.  I want men who will come if there is no road at all."

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Offline WNaude

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #109 on: December 11, 2017, 07:12:18 am »
More Kobus,

Dai was op gewees en verbasend in blerrie goeie kondisie, ek het dit net 'n goeie was gegee.

Maar ek weet Startline het ook heelwat, weet net nie hoe die kwaliteit is nie. Gaan jy vir jou met nuwes kry?
 

Online ktmkobus

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #110 on: December 11, 2017, 07:16:59 am »
More Kobus,

Dai was op gewees en verbasend in blerrie goeie kondisie, ek het dit net 'n goeie was gegee.

Maar ek weet Startline het ook heelwat, weet net nie hoe die kwaliteit is nie. Gaan jy vir jou met nuwes kry?

Die XL het glad met hulle uitgekom nie, maar sal graag wil op sit.  Sal kyk of hulle die regte lengte het, dankie.   :thumleft:
"If you have men who will only come if they know there is a good road, I don't want them.  I want men who will come if there is no road at all."

-David Livingstone-
 

Offline Speedster

Re: 1980 Honda XR250 coming to life.....
« Reply #111 on: December 12, 2017, 02:31:48 pm »
Coming together nicely !!

The powder coating jobs also looks very good!

Min dae! :ricky:
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