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Old 03-09-2011, 11:40 PM   #105
rowdy_im
KTM 625 Snowy Mountains
 
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Location: Jindabyne Australia
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Originally Posted by BergDonk View Post
On my last ride, just before pulling the bike down to get the bracketry plated, the bike developed a bit of a rattle, and the fuel tank seemed to be moving about a bit, especially when full.

I found the aluminum bracket that connects the two tank 'wings' together and centres on the frame broken.

I decided to make a new one out of steel. Better now than in the Simpson. Pity the plating is finished, so I guess I'll just paint it for the time being.



I collect all the racks and bits tomorrow from the zinc platers.

Steve
Will do the same with mine,welds have almost worn through

Rowdy
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