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Offline 1armbandit

Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« on: August 30, 2020, 07:53:55 pm »
Got a mate looking for DR650 side plastics.
Any one got some to sell?
Is OEM only other option?

Any advise would be appreciated


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Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2020, 03:15:31 pm »
Also looking for a righthand side cover, very expensive from agents.
 

Offline Lone Wolf

Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2020, 12:47:37 pm »
Same boat... right side cover and chain guard. I've even tapped into the ad rider forum in Australia... nothing found yet... if I do find some perhaps we can do one shipment to SA... then get it to where it needs to go... but I will let know if I find anything
 

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Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2020, 10:43:45 am »
Maybe get a mold made from a cover with fibreglass is an option?
 

Offline Lone Wolf

Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2020, 07:26:55 pm »
theres A guy called Dan Malloy on the Suzuki DR650 Owners & Riders group on Facebook who has a tank and all the plastics asking what they could be worth. probably came off a 2000 model judging by the decals.. only catch is he is in the USA...

it wont be in my budget to buy and ship it here, but i thought that perhaps you guys would wanted to have a look???

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1890396251182193/permalink/2739290952959381/

hope that link works...
 

Offline Lone Wolf

Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #5 on: September 15, 2020, 08:11:28 pm »
oh and ive also came across a Djebel 250 in a bike shop and i had a look ihow far off its plastics would be .. and it is bloddy close.. about 25mm short by the back of the seat but if i cant find a stock plastic im going to pull a fibre glass mould of that plastic and make myself a cover... or if i can find a Djebel 250 cover i will fit it.
just throwing some ideas around.
 

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Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #6 on: September 15, 2020, 08:45:43 pm »
Track and Tar in PE should still have some DR 250 Djebel parts.

Barton Strydom is the owner.

Doubt if any will fit the DR 650.

I'm busy with a DR 350, which is closer to the DR 650 than the Djebel, with it's aluminium subframe.

I compared dimensions of some Djebel parts for the 350. The huge headlights fits the DR 350s front fork with a small mod.

Besides the front fender, nothing else fits.

The RH side cover could work with modifications to attachment points.

The LH Djebel side cover incorporates the airbox cover and wont work.

Barton has a DR 200 for parts too.

I have owned four DR 650s, four DR 200s, one DRZ 400, a DR 250 Djebel and finally the unicorn, a DR 350 SE.


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Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #7 on: September 16, 2020, 06:58:57 am »
thanks for the info. i will contact them.
 

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Re: Wanted : Dr650 side covers
« Reply #8 on: September 16, 2020, 07:36:34 am »
Very friendly chap, Barton.

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