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Re: N+1
« Reply #20 on: January 09, 2019, 15:00:56 »
Gifted meself some Givi pannier frames. Now have the luxury of either these ickle boxes or some adapted Pelicases. Or I could just sling on a set of throw-overs onto the old girl  :lala:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #21 on: January 10, 2019, 06:38:32 »
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Re: N+1
« Reply #22 on: January 17, 2019, 14:52:16 »
And so I come to the end of my oily rag restoration of the old 600 Alp, by finishing the DIY sump guard that I promised myself . . .







Now it's time to strip down and service youngest sons Wee Strom  :dance:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #23 on: January 18, 2019, 13:18:39 »
Nice job  :fix:
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Re: N+1
« Reply #24 on: January 18, 2019, 14:40:45 »
Looks good. I like the DIY sump guard, I could do with making one for the Glee  :thumb:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #25 on: January 18, 2019, 16:59:00 »
You made a fine job of that sump guard  :thumb:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #26 on: January 18, 2019, 19:00:22 »
Cheers chaps.

I knocked one up for youngest sons wee strom a year or so ago and it has worked fine. In fact, just this afternoon I've taken it off his bike to give it a fresh coat of paint and to allow access to the sump plug & oil filter. I'll take a photo of it and post that up, if anyones interested.

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Re: N+1
« Reply #27 on: January 18, 2019, 19:29:49 »
That'd be great  :thumb:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #28 on: January 18, 2019, 21:16:16 »
Not my bestest work (you should have seen the 1st attempt - nowt more than a skid plate  :grin:), but it does a grand job of keeping hard stuff from hitting the sump, oil cooler and exhaust lower section. Attached to the bottom of the engine via a couple of DIY brackets and a big bit of threaded bar through a mounting point on the bottom of the sump.

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Re: N+1
« Reply #29 on: April 03, 2019, 21:44:13 »
The old girls on the road again . . .







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Re: N+1
« Reply #30 on: April 04, 2019, 09:54:34 »
Looking good :thumb:
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Re: N+1
« Reply #31 on: April 05, 2019, 21:50:44 »
A few from this evenings bimble . . .

Glenfiddich distillery from a different angle



And Craigallechie bridge all lit up



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Re: N+1
« Reply #32 on: April 05, 2019, 23:09:22 »
  Lovely bike! :thumb:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #33 on: April 07, 2019, 21:32:33 »
Last ones of this bike . . . . . honest  :shy:







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« Reply #34 on: April 08, 2019, 11:08:59 »
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Re: N+1
« Reply #35 on: April 08, 2019, 20:54:31 »
You have made a fine job of that Steve lovely looking bike  :thumb: :thumb:

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Re: N+1
« Reply #36 on: April 08, 2019, 21:03:10 »
you've got the Pooratrek Platey Things for luggage carrying! Have you got a Klub Phut as well?  lol


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Re: N+1
« Reply #37 on: April 08, 2019, 21:35:36 »
you've got the Pooratrek Platey Things for luggage carrying! Have you got a Klub Phut as well?  lol
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Re: N+1
« Reply #39 on: April 09, 2019, 20:25:41 »
I see now how you could be so easily confused . . . . . but my set up is by far more profesional  :roll:

I've adapted soe peli cases (see photos attached) and have used them on at least 3 other bikes.

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