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2bims



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PostPosted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

If only I could recall the name of the company its something like VR46.....or rossi contrived
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brian



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PostPosted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Still not certain what I will do.... but I know one thing for sure.... if they only worth $2000 I will most definitely keep them and make door handles or wall art out of them Rolling Eyes
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here's the manual. They're a '98 product. https://www.ohlins.com/app/uploads/world/documents/1998/01/OM_07280-04.pdf
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nick H. wrote:
Here's the manual. They're a '98 product. https://www.ohlins.com/app/uploads/world/documents/1998/01/OM_07280-04.pdf


Thanks for that Nick. I have a paper version of this manual but didnít have it electronically. Cheers
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

brian wrote:

I havenít ruled out putting them on the 750R yet, I do have a lot of other nice parts to go on it... Ohlins rear, Marvic wheels, Brembo rotors, AP Racing 6 pot callipers, Ohlins damper, full Ti race system and Ti Muzzy can. As others have mentioned itís a fair bit of work to fit the forks but they would be a conversation piece to somebody who knows their stuff.


Yeah but if you are going to fit the wheels/rotors/calipers then you got to do some of the work anyway, the only thing extra is the yokes .
If you don't fit these what else are you going to use as stock will look a bit out of place ??? (plus not sure if stock would take the calipers ?)
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

vort28 wrote:
brian wrote:

I havenít ruled out putting them on the 750R yet, I do have a lot of other nice parts to go on it... Ohlins rear, Marvic wheels, Brembo rotors, AP Racing 6 pot callipers, Ohlins damper, full Ti race system and Ti Muzzy can. As others have mentioned itís a fair bit of work to fit the forks but they would be a conversation piece to somebody who knows their stuff.


Yeah but if you are going to fit the wheels/rotors/calipers then you got to do some of the work anyway, the only thing extra is the yokes .
If you don't fit these what else are you going to use as stock will look a bit out of place ??? (plus not sure if stock would take the calipers ?)


I bought the calipers specifically to fit to the forks, so if I donít fit the forks I have no use for the calipers either. If I end up not fitting these forks to the R then it will probably be returned to bone stock
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