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    Yup, this is a Don't Do It Yourself.I am trying...

    Yup, this is a Don't Do It Yourself.I am trying to do as much as possible,but I definitely am sending this out to Ape now.I really like the mechanic vs machinists comparison.I was a wreck for a...
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    I also got damn pneumonia again.The medicine...

    I also got damn pneumonia again.The medicine makes me shaky nervous and a bit high.I should note I used the spring loaded T shape gauges,then measured them with borrowed micrometers.
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    so I measured and wrote it down in mm.from my...

    so I measured and wrote it down in mm.from my measurements I get 7.205 mm on the tops and 7.208 on the bottoms(I used a piston with rings in, to level the gauge, made 4 measurements in each of the...
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    one more round

    one more round
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    400 grit sand, scotchbrite, 400 grit again then...

    400 grit sand, scotchbrite, 400 grit again then first buff to reveal all the scratches.Now its ready for sanding and true buff.It won't get perfect but I'm going for a close to chrome finish but I...
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    The bore is a 72mm and good, just needs a rehone....

    The bore is a 72mm and good, just needs a rehone. The pistons measure from 7.150 on the top ,to 7.190 on the bottom.They are Wiseco pistons 10.5:1. I am looking for the piston specs for wall...
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    I was down sick for a bit. Coming back alive...

    I was down sick for a bit. Coming back alive here.Just signed a lot more work so my time is limited so I am focussing on getting the engine components sent to APE for welding/inspecting the crank and...
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    yes, it has the 900 crank ,not welded.I am...

    yes, it has the 900 crank ,not welded.I am blasting the frame and welding up panels for the next few days.I ordered some bore guages.Im looking into vapor blasting the bottom cases and polishing...
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    Im getting some accurate measurements this...

    Im getting some accurate measurements this weekend and all is looking good on the block. It was just filled with crud oil from 45 + years of use. Its looking more like a refresh Im learning. Read up...
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    pre clean

    pre clean
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    I once owned a knee mill and lathe, quickly...

    I once owned a knee mill and lathe, quickly realized they were junk but I used them on rougher tolerance WW2 kit guns to demill and build semi versions(ALL big gov approved for you nervous Nancys).I...
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    Just made a PVC tool with help from a clamp, I...

    Just made a PVC tool with help from a clamp, I removed the intake /exhaust valves springs etc and they are 30mm intake and 36mm exhaust (stock size from reading), but after cleaning a bit I found ...
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    I contacted Zachs cycle in Milan Mich.They were...

    I contacted Zachs cycle in Milan Mich.They were racers of the old kawasaki and were recommended from KZ site.Th milan crew said they don't mess with them anymore but they passed the number along of...
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    I do want power on the bottom end and mid range...

    I do want power on the bottom end and mid range more than top end so I'm open to what you have liked/not on these 4 cyl for that combo, which seems to be the opposite nature of this design.
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    I have to get tools around, but using...

    I have to get tools around, but using calipers(NOT CORRECT) its an out of round 70+ to 72 mm bore with wiseco 10.5:1 piston kit for "refreshing" tired KZ engines it says on their site.I am new to...
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    OH boy she is ugly inside, here comes a deep...

    OH boy she is ugly inside, here comes a deep rebuild.It needs a lot of small APE perf parts, but now what size to go to ?
    The turbo deal has stalled.I really wanted to turbo this,but if I want it...
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    You have just solved about 200 small to medium...

    You have just solved about 200 small to medium "problems" for us in the future, now for us to realize what we need from the stash and to get you the $$$$$ to hound dog up more great finds. Archeology...
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    I got the tub mounted solid. I then noticed while...

    I got the tub mounted solid. I then noticed while sitting and making vroom vroom sounds that the key was stabbing in my right leg so I cut a panel to recess the key and maybe a starter switch.I also...
  19. OK, now I'm getting some of that shark hide...

    OK, now I'm getting some of that shark hide sweetness for some aluminum parts as well. You showed off that chrome pc,then the shark hide. Man your helping me make more shit shiny, but more...
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    Thanks for the compliments everyone.I owe the...

    Thanks for the compliments everyone.I owe the picture correction to one of Farmalls old post about moving pics off the photos or phone then they don't flippy dippy.I say it looks very batty indeed...
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    I have a few putty spots but the epoxy primer is...

    I have a few putty spots but the epoxy primer is on, and I am happy with how it looks.I couldn't help but jab two lights in.
  22. fully age ripened sweetness.

    fully age ripened sweetness.
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    I taped the lights off with blue tape before...

    I taped the lights off with blue tape before mounting and then shimmed and tightened down,non fancy like.Then I smoothed a ring around the lights with filler.I let this harden for an hour or so then...
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    Well after some sanding, and more sanding I got...

    Well after some sanding, and more sanding I got it smoothed out enough to roll a coat of resin over the whole thing to help level. I feel it strengthens the bondo edges from popping (could be all...
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    Thank you Farmal for the non-fucked design...

    Thank you Farmal for the non-fucked design compliment.I agree that most trike rears look like ad ons,so I went and focused attention away from the behemoth 4 cyl engine and directly to the rear. I...
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