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by Glenn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

Almost ready to button her up.
Just waiting on the next lot of zinc plate to be done, which includes the case bolts.
Next job is to true the wheels, new tyres and polish the front fork lowers.
Then it can stand on it's own two feet :happy:
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by Glenn
Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1974 XL350 fender decals / tank decals colours
Replies: 6
Views: 226

Re: 1974 XL350 fender decals / tank decals colours

Can't say I've ever seen guard stripes for the 350 before, which is odd because they're out there for the 250 and they'd be the same..just different colour :hmmm: I'll be looking for some myself very shortly...guess it wouldn't be too hard to just paint them on Pretty sure the tanks were painted? I ...
by Glenn
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

Onto the wheels finally. Would like to have had the rims refinished, but budget dictated they just be cleaned for now. No Anodizing joints anywhere near here either. I have a few spares so if I get excited down the track I'll get those done and swap. The front wheel with that screw on spoke retainer...
by Glenn
Sat Oct 06, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

And.....frame painted.
2 pack Black 8-)
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by Glenn
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

Spokes and wheel parts back from being Zinc plated....hopefully get it back on it's feet soon :dance:
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by Glenn
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

Got the frame primed this weekend and painted the engine cases.
Very happy with the colour :-D
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by Glenn
Thu Aug 30, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

The cam chain guide locating slot was completely worn off on one side, so new section welded on and ready for a trim and tidy up. :-D
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Tyres off and spokes, axle spacers etc. all in for zinc plating
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by Glenn
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Over 250cc
Topic: 74 XL350 Build
Replies: 16
Views: 1316

Re: 74 XL350 Build

Frame back and ready for paint :-D
Swingarm getting repaired and should be back tomorrow
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by Glenn
Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Up to 100cc
Topic: XL75
Replies: 0
Views: 134

XL75

Picked up this little jigger over the weekend :-D
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by Glenn
Sun Aug 26, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Image upload from mobile
Replies: 3
Views: 186

Re: Image upload from mobile

Well these are ok from the device Facebook and Screenshots folders.......
Gotta be something to do with camera then? Perhaps that EXIF info I read about?
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