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    For Sale - Twin caliper set up with left/hand bracket

    Steve, we have a problem with the pesky deer here in North Notts.
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    79 Whirring sound !!!!!!

    Tony I know Rick of smedspeed, I have just fitted one of is sump filter conversions "Nice"
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    79 Whirring sound !!!!!!

    Tony, looks like it, I am getting in touch with my local Yamaha dealer (Webb's of Lincoln) for availability Yamaha gasket set as well and as well change the all the bearings crank cam & clutch
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    79 Whirring sound !!!!!!

    Tony, looks like it, I am getting in touch with my local Yamaha dealer (Webb's of Lincoln) for availability yam aha gasket set as well and I may as well change the lot crank cam & clutch
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    79 Whirring sound !!!!!!

    Only thing without checking I can think of is the cam chain
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    79 Whirring sound !!!!!!

    I have a weird whirring sound coming from the motor, the motor runs ok and smooth other than this irritating whirring noise, any ideas's
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    For Sale - Twin caliper set up with left/hand bracket

    Scot, sorry £80 plus postage
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    "God Bless The Queen"

    Bultaco I nearly bought one, but I was in the forces, and when I got back Blighty, I think a lot of them were exported to the other side of the pond
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    "God Bless The Queen"

    DaveO I was in a trade union for 12 years (NUM) back in my Dad and Grandads era they were possibly one of the best union in Industrial Britain, until a Marxist took over and was sucker punched into dividing the union in 84. Everyone in the United Kingdom is allowed to have their views, and if...
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    "God Bless The Queen"

    Been a great couple of days here in North Nottinghamshire "Sherwood Forest" which is dotted with 20th century pit villages, in my community the Queen has strong support and is well loved, same as the rest of the world we have the odd communist/labour supporters who hate everything English, but...
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    For Sale - Twin caliper set up with left/hand bracket

    For sale a set of front callipers will fit several bikes, please check before buying. I have converted my 79 XS650 into a twin disc set up(Purely for aesthetic reasons). I ended up with 4 callipers, the left hand mounting bracket is included and other bits as per photos the left side is the rare...
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    New Project started

    Lads is the SR500 calliper the same as my set up
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    New Project started

    Skull with hindsight I should of checked, they should work till I sort a left hand calliper out
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    New Project started

    I like the twin disc set up, The single disc would be ample for my style of riding, it is purely down to aesthetics, my last project XS650 I went the whole hog, fireblade front end Kawasaki swing arm Ohlins shocks, this time I am staying within the design periphery of 70s Yamaha's .
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