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    Would very much like to see some pictures :) I...

    Would very much like to see some pictures :)

    I use https://www.flickr.com/ too. It's very easy to use, and there's a good app for uploading pictures from your phone :)
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    Started to do the wiring for the controls. I'm...

    Started to do the wiring for the controls. I'm drilling a hole in the clip-on tubes for the wires (from inside the controls) and I'm running the wires inside nylon sleeves for protection and looks. I...
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    Not much happening.. but I got some stuff in the...

    Not much happening.. but I got some stuff in the mail; A HEL brake line for the rear (they were on sale for some models) and an original (I hope, it says "made in Japan" on the sleeve) clutch cable....
  4. This is going to be awesome!

    This is going to be awesome!
  5. That's gonna be awesome :) I see you did the 530...

    That's gonna be awesome :) I see you did the 530 conversion, and that'll give you a lot more space. When I researched for my 520 conversion I found that D.I.D (witch I see you bought) was the best in...
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    I measured the trail. Don't know how accurate you...

    I measured the trail. Don't know how accurate you can measure it, but I think it's pretty close. I make it out to be 114mm, and I'm pretty sure stock is 107mm. 7mm longer, and I don't think that will...
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    Rolled the bike out to take some photos. This is...

    Rolled the bike out to take some photos. This is definitely the look I'm going for :) What's left is (afaik); redo wires and cables, brake lines and pads up front, change rear brake reservoir and...
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    Painted the calipers with caliper (spray)paint....

    Painted the calipers with caliper (spray)paint. Very difficult to get an even surface, and i don't think that paint will take sanding very well. I have an anodizing-kit that I bought some years ago,...
  9. Cool! Was it hard to find the rear hub? I bought...

    Cool! Was it hard to find the rear hub? I bought one some years ago, and it took some searching.. I went with 4.25X18 rear and the original 19" in front. Lately I've switched to 3.5x19 in front and...
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    About to give the rotors and calipers a fresh...

    About to give the rotors and calipers a fresh coat of paint (the calipers aren't finished yet):

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    So far, I'm using the stock GSX-R triples. They...

    So far, I'm using the stock GSX-R triples. They are 30mm offset, about the same as the stock GS triples. That means I'm getting about 2cm less offset than stock, as the GS-fork is leading axle. I...
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    Moved the headlight lower and liked the look....

    Moved the headlight lower and liked the look. Also did a quick photoshop of the fork when compressed (like the Photoshop pro I am.. :o ). It seems the fender will touch the lower clamp just before...
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    Finally!...

    Finally! https://www.thegsresources.com/_forum/image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7 I think I'm happy with the looks. I've been so afraid that something would be...
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    I think those of you that have followed my build...

    I think those of you that have followed my build noticed early on that I didn't have much mechanical experience. It's mostly trial and error, and lots of research in advance. I keep at it because I...
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    I'll copy paste the info from my thread. I...

    I'll copy paste the info from my thread. I converted to 520 on my 1981 GS750 E:

    These are the ebay-items I went for :

    Front 16 tooth sprocket : Vortex Front Sprocket 16T 3270-16
    Rear 48 tooth...
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    The instructions for the All Balls conversion say...

    The instructions for the All Balls conversion say to measure the old and the new lower bearing, and shim the difference if they are more than one mm apart.
    Here's the old one:...
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    Went on to remove the old fork and bearings...

    Went on to remove the old fork and bearings today. PO had replaced the old bearings with tapered bearings and the lower bearing (the part that sits in the frame) was a real headscratcher.. the angle...
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    Thanks! These are "Accossato Folding Clutch Lever...

    Thanks! These are "Accossato Folding Clutch Lever Assembly Part Number : 1400N" bought from "Bikers Discount Store" in the UK. These are "Non-RST/NRST" witch mean they don't have the "lightening...
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    Thanks :) I'll use these printed controls for a...

    Thanks :) I'll use these printed controls for a couple of months, until the cnc-router is finished. I think that's a cost effective way to try it out, and make changes if someting doesn't work as...
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    Right side controls finished, I think it works...

    Right side controls finished, I think it works well together with the throttle assembly;


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    Well, I'replying to my own post ;) I found this...

    Well, I'replying to my own post ;) I found this in an old post from 2006, so it's strange that my kit didn't include instructions. Maybe they're online somewhere.

    "This kit is supplied with (2)...
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    I removed the old bearings from the stem, and was...

    I removed the old bearings from the stem, and was about to press the new lower bearing on. The bearings are conversion bearings from All Balls. In the package was these two spacers. They are about...
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    Also got the front tyre onto the rim today: ...

    Also got the front tyre onto the rim today:

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    And this is how they turned out: ...

    And this is how they turned out:

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    Size and ergonomics look good :) ...

    Size and ergonomics look good :)


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