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    Today, 02:09 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    First colour coat on the frame today, I'll finish of with a final float coat tomorrow after scrubbing down. Managed to get the front down tubes...
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    Yesterday, 02:35 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Some nice shiny triple trees. Couldn't get underneath the top triple tree for polishing so that's just a bead blast finish. Top had some difficult...
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    09-28-2020, 04:48 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Some painting today. Frame is still at the blasters, soon as I get it back, I'll paint that too. Undecided on tank, guards and side covers, probably...
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    09-22-2020, 04:39 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Resurrected the swingarm bearings today. The shaft was badly pitted so I turned it down .20mms to 21.8mm. The swingarm bushes were stuffed so I...
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    09-14-2020, 08:49 PM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Not really, it's more functional than it was 46 years ago, and a lot shinier
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    09-13-2020, 01:56 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Modified the fork legs: Removed the lower mudguard mounts on both legs and the caliper mount on the left leg, ground everything down smooth and...
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    09-07-2020, 02:32 AM
    th62 replied to a thread Electric diwheel - video in Wheels
    Don't see the point, spinning around and around. There are better single wheel vehicles out there that can be controlled better than that.
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    09-05-2020, 03:06 AM
    th62 replied to a thread 1974 XS/TX650 rebuild in Wheels
    Finished off the stator mount for the PMA today. I bought a couple of slabs of aluminium, thickest I could get was 25mm, so I settled for that. That...
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