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P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:26 pm

And so it begins..........................I plan to have this ready for june 4th.

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby marshall498 » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:28 pm

June 4th....2015?

Good luck! I have always loved the GS750/1000s
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:38 pm

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Started tossing the unnecessary stuff.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:40 pm

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:44 pm

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:45 pm

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:49 pm

Cleaned and sandblasted the both rims and mounting hardware. It took about 8 hours.

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 11:02 pm

Bought some new rubber from Walridge Motors. Thanks for the tip, Rick.

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Mon Feb 16, 2015 8:32 pm

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More stuff removed.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Mon Feb 16, 2015 8:37 pm

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Steering head bearings.............or most of them. I've removed the inner races and will be installing tapered roller bearings. I'll put a GS850 front end on.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:09 pm

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Rear rim painted and tyre mounted.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:12 pm

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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:14 pm

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Removing the engine the easy way.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:16 pm

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Ready for compression test, leakdown test and cleaning.
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Re: P3 GS750 Project

Postby mccoy » Fri Apr 03, 2015 9:40 pm

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Cut the rear frame.
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