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Old 01-08-2017, 05:52 AM
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well heres a few pics of the two girls

the yellow one iv had for 4 years and its had a few mods.

fireblade complete brakes.
fork brace
PlR modded forks
double bubble screen.
superbike bars and clamps.
modded airbox.
belly pan.
highrise scorpian pipes.
shock spacer.
EBC heavy duty clutch springs and plates.
RC 45 quick action throttle.
seat cover.
wave rear disc
steel brake lines front and rear.
number boards,
lightened flywheel
and god knows what else iv forgot.
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here ya go.

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Old 01-08-2017, 06:21 AM
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And heres my new find. a long lost mori/spondon ex British championship bike.

from what i gather only six of these ever got made so im well chuffed to own this one.
a few bits have been robbed over the years but il hunt the parts down.

spondon main chassis with internal bracing and lower ears .
dymag wheels
ditchfield forks
spondon swingarm
pfm rear brake
steel brake lines
steel clutch line.
rear sets.
spondon gear and brake pedals
520 chain and spkt set.
Harris rear caliper

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Old 01-08-2017, 07:44 AM
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I've always wanted twins.
How about putting this in Members Rides VTROTM январь
You know you want to.
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Old 01-08-2017, 08:42 AM
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its gona be an ongoing project to get it back to the way it should be.
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Old 01-08-2017, 09:11 AM
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I've always wanted twins.
How about putting this in Members Rides VTROTM январь
You know you want to.
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Old 01-08-2017, 09:57 AM
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Old 01-08-2017, 02:06 PM
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a little bit of swingarm cleaning..

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Old 01-20-2017, 06:38 AM
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bit more work today. short scorpian cans taken of and will be going back onto the other one. the old manky clipons taken of and a new Talon rear sprocket. Heavy duty EBC clutch kit and water pump seals replaced ro beer time i think.

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Old 02-24-2017, 09:38 AM
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next stage was getting the bodywork sorted. as im going down the endurance look heres what iv been upto. front fairing and front guard reshaped,

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still lots of work to do before paint but im getting close.
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oops kinda forgot to finish this thread off.. after a lot of ballache and trying to get it to run properly, at last i got what i wanted from this bike and its now on the road,,

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and the last few finishing touches.

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and both my ladies together having a wee chat..

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out for a wee blat with my mate...

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Looks like the bike turned out well...were you ever able to track down the engine?
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Looks like the bike turned out well...were you ever able to track down the engine?
its turned out how i wanted it to after much messing with and engine that was 180 out, a set of carbs completly worn out and the ecu was shot aswell. and i have trced the old engine, or rather the owner of it so when funds allow im gona make him a bad offer and see if he will sell
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Looks great! I'd love to see an inverted fork set on there to make it modern. Aside from that... timeless.
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its turned out how i wanted it to after much messing with and engine that was 180 out, a set of carbs completly worn out and the ecu was shot aswell. and i have trced the old engine, or rather the owner of it so when funds allow im gona make him a bad offer and see if he will sell

Sounds like a handful to sort out. Any one of those issues could be tough to track down.

Hopefully the guy will part with the engine when the time comes.
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Rare and beautiful. What a gem.
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well the standard speedo wasnt really in keeping with the rest of the blue bike so changed it for a neat little GPS unit..

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Those are some awesome bikes man. Good job on them.
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Old 07-01-2017, 04:09 AM
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another little fiddle. fitted an external engine breather.

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Any changes fitting wise from stock where the oil cooler line exits the case?
Never mind I see a photo earlier in the thread with the awnser.

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well a little more time spent it the cave. its painted in mori colours so it was shame it didnt have mori pipes and a mori engine.
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satuday changed all that.








and this as they say is a true barn find... except its turns out its a mori race chassis with a dirty great freshly rebulit mori motor running like a watch so thats my blue bike complete once i change engines






lady luck really was looking down on me on saturday. in the right place at the right time..
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I'm drooling all over myself! Wow.
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well as its Ulster Grand Prix coming up. took a wee few sneeky laps last night...




and its handsome dashing owner lol...

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looks like any other engine but heres the ***** my bike always needed. a stage 2 mori engine.


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My complaint/criticism is that this thread is way too spotty.

We need a full on article and many more pics & vids about the adventures of these bikes. Oh, I guess and the owner too.

I would sneak up at night to read/watch it.....
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it bloody keeps me awake at night counting the time and effort iv put in lol
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and for now the last find outa the mancave but this time its going onto the yellow bike..








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well the engine change is complete. oh my god what a difference... il get the pics loaded up.a hard weekend but so worth it..
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