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IT Mike 6 42.86%
OHIOCAFERACER 7 50.00%
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Old 04-04-2017, 07:20 AM   #1
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VTROTM April 2017

There are new members, some that are lurkers, that have a SH. Lets see them.
Would like to post some clever incitement for members to post their rides, but (sadly) I am all out of clever (today).


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Open to all Super Hawk Forum Members.
You are limited to 1 entry per month.
You can only nominate your own VTR. (projects, daily riders)
Candidates will be nominated up until the 15th of the month or when 15 nominees have been made, whichever comes first.
A poll will then be set up (on the 16th if less than 15 nominees)
for everyone to vote for VTROTM for that month and close on the last day of the month.
All participants who vote will get to vote only once per month so make it count!
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If you have won VTR of the month, you cannot enter your bike for 12 months.
In the event of a tie, a 7 day poll will be set up to break the tie.
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Old 04-06-2017, 10:13 PM   #2
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C'mon you *******, let's see some VeeTee Arrrrs!!!
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Old 04-07-2017, 03:24 AM   #3
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Show me yours and I'll show you mine !

Shute, reminds me of games I used to play when I was young.

I agree with Wolverine, There are some fantastic bikes on here that deserve to be shown to all.
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Old 04-10-2017, 03:34 PM   #4
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Well I guess I'll kick it off and beat the rush!

I've had the bike for less than two weeks, so nothing serious yet...

Mods:
Worked out the borked wiring and installed a new Smoked LED taillight
Worked out the borked wiring and fixed the front lighting
Awaiting new mirrors with turn signals
Others unknown - Previous owner used her as a track bike

Looking for spacers for those mirrors
Need to do the CCT fix


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Old 04-10-2017, 04:47 PM   #5
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Yea! And welcome.
See, new guy, dives right in.
Take that old stick in the mud forum members.
IT_Mike how about a list of mods. No matter how few or many.
How do the V&H cans sound?
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Old 04-10-2017, 05:02 PM   #6
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The V&H exhaust is loud but good. I need to replace the screws (rusting) and I'll confirm my suspicions then; I believe the baffles are gone.
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Ohh the mod list can grow a little
Rear fender eliminator
Flush turn signals
V&H exhaust
Looks like a Zero Gravity Double Bubble screen.
The polished wheel lips look great.

Awesome addition to VTROTM.
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Old 04-10-2017, 07:54 PM   #8
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Tank bra
Fairing lower
Frame sliders

Welcome to the forum.

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Old 04-11-2017, 02:45 AM   #9
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Oggy *****,

Your forks look to be a long way through the top tripple!

Raise them up and fit a shim for the back shock.

It should handle a lot better, especially on the gas out of corners.

Welcome !

It is a nice looking bike.

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Old 04-11-2017, 07:52 AM   #10
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Cat Eye (?) front turns.
Second fastest color.

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Old 04-11-2017, 06:08 PM   #11
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We need another VeeTeeArrgghhh for a poll. C'mon... calling on VTR1000f. Post it up!!
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Old 04-12-2017, 05:08 AM   #12
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As previously stated wher is the "Old Gaurd "

Crux and the boys .

If other members post I will.

There are some very special VTRs out there and they deserve to be shown even if they are not being ridden. I am lucky as I can ride all year round !

Pics please !
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I'll throw my project bike in on this. Although it's not completed, it's good enough to get a good idea of how the finished bike will look.

Details on the bike:
~1998 Honda VTR1000F
~Motor has been rebuilt with 11:5/1 pistons, balanced and blue printed......heads ported.
~Handmade aluminum gas tank, rear tail section and seat.
~All electronics are hid under the tail.
~Front fork lowers and tripe clamps are powder coated black.
~Alloy rearsets.
~Open reverse cone megaphone exhaust.

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Still a work in progress......to be completed soon .
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Old 04-15-2017, 03:17 PM   #14
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Now we have a contest! At least, I think this feels like a contest. It's been a while.
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Old 04-15-2017, 03:28 PM   #15
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Well since an old guard bike was asked for....

Owner: Mike
Color: was red, now black, not sure what is coming next but I do have a couple of ideas.....

Motor:
Lightened Flywheel
HRC ECU
HRC jet kit
Akrapovic full system with carbon cans
600RR Stick Coils
Dr. Honda stacks
Flo-Commander
Modified Airbox

Suspension & Brakes:
RC51 SP2 forks w\ Ohlins internals set up by Dan Kyle
SP2 Master Cyl & Calipers with Vesrah RJLs
SP2 Front Wheel
CBR1000 Front Rotors
Swatt Clip ons
Braced Swingarm
Ohlins Shock
CBR900rr Rear Wheel
EBC Rear Rotor

Other Stuff:
Gilles rearsets
All S\S Braided lines
16\41 Gearing with AFAM Sprockets & D.I.D. Chain
Shortened Rear Fender
Two Brothers Passenger Peg Eliminators
Sargent seat
Double bubble screen
Mosfet R\R
Shoria Battery
and other stuff that I don't remember at this time......

and she turned 20 this month.

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Old 04-15-2017, 06:11 PM   #16
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Poll added

Good old fashioned horse race, sorta.
Aaaaaannd their off!
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Old 04-21-2017, 02:29 AM   #17
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il throw my hat into the ring,why not.

1997 british superbike spondon chassis and used in 1998 world endurance races.
spondon chassis, brembo and harris brakes, ditchfield forks. dymag wheels.proflex shock,top mount steering damper ,GSXR k1 rearsets, radial from master cylinder,talon gold sprockets.

bodywork. single headlamp fairing, tank breather. gsxr seat unit from TT winning bike.double bubble screen.mori belly pan,reprofiled front guard.

engine. flowed heads. lightened flywheel. short stacks. ing advancer. yoshi pipes,dynojet kitted carbs.scorpian link pipes. open airbox (sounds lovely).

and a lot of the skin of my knuckles and money from my kids piggy banks lol

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Rob, PLEASE re-enter next month! After the poll is up, we can't add you in. AWESOME VTR.
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Rob, PLEASE re-enter next month! After the poll is up, we can't add you in. AWESOME VTR.
lol doh!!!!!! didnt realise
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Old 05-01-2017, 06:20 PM   #20
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Congratulations to OHIOCAFERACER on the win
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Congratulations OHIOCAFERACER!
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Neck-n-neck there for a good while! Congrats on the win.
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Old 05-03-2017, 03:57 PM   #23
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THANKS!!

That was a nail biter for awhile there. Appreciate those 7 voters!!

I'll keep you posted as the build continues.
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