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Old 06-04-2013, 07:28 AM   #7291
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It's the bandit stem with a bushing in the zx lower triple, the to triple is a billet piece with a drop built in to raise the ride height.



The swingarm is zx14 also. I had to build a jig to keep it aligned, the cut out the bandit pivot and welded in newly machined pivots.


how did you cut such perfect holes in the frame for the new pivots
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Old 06-04-2013, 09:10 AM   #7292
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Old 06-04-2013, 09:44 AM   #7293
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My '00 Quota. Bought new in '02. Still love it.
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Old 06-04-2013, 09:47 AM   #7294
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Damn, that Guzzi of yours looks beautiful!!
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Old 06-04-2013, 10:08 AM   #7295
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Thanks Brah! She has been a great bike, well over 30K miles and has never let us down or been in the shop. Still runs like a scalded cat. Bought her as a "Leftover crate "deal for $7.5K new. And got the Bags and windscreen for free with a Moto Guzzi coupon out of a cycle mag 2 weeks later. Best damn money we ever spent.

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Old 06-04-2013, 10:28 AM   #7296
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I havent seen those here in South Africa. Dont think that we are even going to see the Stelvio.
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:59 PM   #7297
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how did you cut such perfect holes in the frame for the new pivots
I built a jig with a rod that a hole saw rides on. The same jig is used with a different insert to locate the new pivots for welding.


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Old 06-04-2013, 01:44 PM   #7298
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my bandit new look!

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Old 06-04-2013, 07:07 PM   #7299
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That looks so much better the way you have it now!!
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Old 06-05-2013, 08:31 AM   #7300
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The mighty Hyosung GT250, got me from Melbourne to Perth in 7 days. Despite me not oiling the chain once the entire trip .


My favorite photo of the trip. I swear the sky is bigger out there.


And just to show i fit on the bike as well. Didn't have the shoulder bag full of crap or my sleeping bag bag strapped to the top on my test pack.
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Old 06-05-2013, 09:42 AM   #7301
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Old 06-05-2013, 09:56 AM   #7302
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Old 06-05-2013, 02:46 PM   #7303
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Old 06-05-2013, 08:51 PM   #7304
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Old 06-06-2013, 12:24 AM   #7305
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