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Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 02:50 AM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
:photog rodger 10 4 I hope to have 2...

:photog

rodger 10 4

I hope to have 2 bergs going before christmas
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 01:49 AM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
not sure, I got piles after riding it so maybe...

not sure, I got piles after riding it so maybe digestive

I can't hand out bandaids on here though LOL
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
:rofl:rofl:freaky I used a big stainless steel...

:rofl:rofl:freaky
I used a big stainless steel turnbuckle so I could adjust the length

not sure about the rebound ports though they seem too digressive :evil

enjoy the ride on the weekend...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 776
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Posted By Bushmechanic
nice truss work on the DR Steve where can I...

nice truss work on the DR Steve

where can I get one of those shocks ? looks very light :D

er7os2 see if you can read the street sign in the back of the shed
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
yes absolutely top job :evil

yes absolutely top job :evil
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 05:26 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
i seem to have missed the last month of updates...

i seem to have missed the last month of updates :D

nice work Steve

:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb:thumb
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2014, 04:34 AM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
they look good :clap:clap nice to know they...

they look good :clap:clap

nice to know they are available

I though about making a CF plate and coating it with DFL (teflon film) but i haven't needed to do anything yet
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
Ha I know how that feels :evil:evil

Ha I know how that feels :evil:evil
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 04:16 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
hi steve yes it benefits every situation i would...

hi steve yes it benefits every situation i would say that rocks and sharp edges in particular is where you notice it the most

its easy to work out the difference with force = distance compressed
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
I was a bit concerned at first too but when I...

I was a bit concerned at first too but when I measured the overlap at top out its over 300mm

so i figured a 30mm reduction isn't a problem and being at full extension worst case then the wheel...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2013, 03:52 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
nice work with the axle Steve its almost the...

nice work with the axle Steve

its almost the same kind of modification to increase travel in a set of forks

easiest step is shorter stiffer top out springs

then you can make them compress...
Forum: Thumpers 12-01-2013, 03:18 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
just use 1/2" reobar steve :evil its the...

just use 1/2" reobar steve :evil

its the way of the future so light and it looks sooo cool .. no more CF
Forum: Thumpers 11-30-2013, 02:17 AM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
good story Steve airated concrete...

good story Steve

airated concrete subframe:evil

I'm sure you get this already but for the others who are a little apprehensive about removing or moving the flex of the sub-frame...

total...
Forum: Thumpers 11-27-2013, 09:04 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
thats a nice idea, using pipes instead of gussets...

thats a nice idea, using pipes instead of gussets

could make the whole thing into a truss maybe..

i reckon if the cantilever at the back is eliminated or supported and the forward load on the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2013, 08:24 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
4205 ? nice idea Steve :clap

4205 ?

nice idea Steve :clap
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2013, 09:11 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
:D go with the 6" i reckon.... would need to...

:D

go with the 6" i reckon.... would need to do 133 laps 4.5km a lap, bout 600Km
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2013, 08:34 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
Looks Good to me Steve :clap I too think...

Looks Good to me Steve :clap

I too think that longer travel will reduce impact loads due to less bottoming

now can we get a PTO shaft out the back of the DR and tow my 6" slasher? been...
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2013, 08:17 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
Ha maybe one day steve .... I still haven't...

Ha maybe one day steve ....

I still haven't got around to knocking up a CF airbox for my bike.

i like the idea of a bolt on plate/s then you don't have to worry about clearance for the engine...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 02:36 AM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
http://i884.photobucket.com/albums/ac48/jossef/jpe...

http://i884.photobucket.com/albums/ac48/jossef/jpeg0007.jpg

I think i would just beef up the span of the frame between the mounts where the engine is attached to the frame, must be 1000's of ways...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2013, 11:12 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
I think you're onto it Steve, the Sarmhole is...

I think you're onto it Steve, the Sarmhole is prolly too close to the front of the frame

there looks like there is enough room to beef up the front

maybe 2 x 80 thou plates either side of the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2013, 02:55 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
hmmm tig welder, 4mm mild steel plate and a...

hmmm tig welder, 4mm mild steel plate and a holesaw :evil
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2013, 04:49 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
FWIW these blokes make some pretty cool...

FWIW these blokes make some pretty cool bellmouths .. aussie too

http://www.jntperformance.com.au/index_c269035.html
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 46,237
Posted By Bushmechanic
nice tyre Spencer you won't go anywhere with...

nice tyre Spencer

you won't go anywhere with that bike till you sort the carb with an NKBT copy :deal :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
amazing story Steve, interesting really that not...

amazing story Steve, interesting really that not much has changed since the mid 70s, anybody who really wanted to could at that time build almost anything in their shed, now we have more things...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
Hey Steve! I like Dales berg needle too ...

Hey Steve!

I like Dales berg needle too

FWIW i did try an NKBT that came in a carb I bought on ebay, it has similar dimensions to dales needle but starts fatter at 2.76mm, while the tip is...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2012, 05:08 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
rear wheel bearings in my wife's corolla shat the...

rear wheel bearings in my wife's corolla shat the tin on weekend, i opened up the new "sealed" hub, SFA grease in there, put a grease nipple in and filled it chockers with grease, then I removed the ...
Forum: Racing 10-09-2012, 03:57 AM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
FWIW thats about a 1964 or so toyota stout...

FWIW thats about a 1964 or so toyota stout :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2012, 10:56 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
haven't read through the whole thread just...

haven't read through the whole thread

just wondering if anyone has hardness tested any of the broken gears

I broke a lot of stock gears, berg, currently running a re-tempered 4th gear slider,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2012, 11:09 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
prolly needs a seal too? so maybe a narrower one...

prolly needs a seal too? so maybe a narrower one similar load rating to stock and run a separate seal. im just guessing as usual, with no parts in front of me im not sure if its a good idea or not
...
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
Item: 22205EXW33 Roller Bearing Type: Nachi...

Item: 22205EXW33 Roller Bearing
Type: Nachi Spherical Roller Bearing
Cage: Steel Cage
Dimensions: 25mm x 52mm x 18mm/Metric
ID (inner diameter)/Bore: 25mm
OD (outer diameter): 52mm
...
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2012, 07:36 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
can you get a spherical roller to fit Steve?

can you get a spherical roller to fit Steve?
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
it is a nice beast I have the full specs on the...

it is a nice beast I have the full specs on the M1 engine, 40kgs, same as a raptor engine, can big bore those to 990 which would be cheaper but not as cool, in that weight class the folan twin is...
Forum: Thumpers 10-03-2012, 02:39 AM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
cool stuff Steve tis a bit of a shame really...

cool stuff Steve

tis a bit of a shame really that your berg hasn't really ever broken id like to see what you'd do to it :freaky
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
Interesting stuff Steve you certainly get to try...

Interesting stuff Steve you certainly get to try out a lot of different tyres

while I find the tread pattern doesn't seem to make as much difference as the footprint a new tyre is definitely...
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2012, 04:31 PM
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Views: 125,308
Posted By Bushmechanic
FWIW snowy i find in the sand the footprint of...

FWIW snowy i find in the sand the footprint of the front tyre is more important than the tread pattern, I use the biggest bridgestone m203 becasue they are big, sand specific tyres seem to be small...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2012, 05:58 PM
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Posted By Bushmechanic
nice one steve that's not coming back out :evil ...

nice one steve that's not coming back out :evil

my berg sucks the crank seals in cause I run a second reed valve over the upper hole near the intermediate shaft, loctite 401 works good with...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 46,237
Posted By Bushmechanic
ha kinky like a shake weight :evil ...

ha kinky like a shake weight :evil

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtvnan20XvQ

Ive never used on for a berg so I don't know if there is one the right size,

need to make sure the shaft is...
Forum: Thumpers 03-01-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 46,237
Posted By Bushmechanic
you could try an easy sleeve to repair that shaft

you could try an easy sleeve to repair that shaft
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 46,237
Posted By Bushmechanic
its not easy but you can get the old seal out...

its not easy but you can get the old seal out either with self tappers or with hooked seal picks patience is key, it takes time for the seal to slide, apply lube, minimal force and wait. oil seal is...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,114
Posted By Bushmechanic
nice one! Its gonna look real purdy heres...

nice one! Its gonna look real purdy

heres mine, looks like I created the evil chinga/jap ugly sista.

http://www.husaberg.org/gallery/d/35689-2/noodle+steamer+001sized.jpg

frame is yz80 L...
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