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    Can someone point me in the right direction?

    I'm working on an xs400, not sure where to start looking for rearsets. Should I be looking at a universal set? Would it be easier to start with a used OEM set? I'd appreciate some input
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    Anodizing Aluminum parts?

    Yes, my fork lowers are cast. On top of that they aren't in the greatest shape. Probably wouldn't end up looking good
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    Anodizing Aluminum parts?

    Great info, thanks a bunch. Sounds like this wouldn't be the route to go then. I appreciate the quick reply!
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    Anodizing Aluminum parts?

    I see a lot of builds with parts being painted, powder coated, vapor blasted. I have yet to come across anyone who had something anodized. I'm sure it has been done. My understanding of anodizing its superior in a bunch of ways. I'm thinking of doing the lower part of my forks. Any input on...
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    Diagnosing electric start Yamaha XS400

    Just as an update, I bypassed the relay just to test the starter, it turned. So I ordered up a relay. Hopefully that resolves my issue. Thanks everyone for the help
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    Diagnosing electric start Yamaha XS400

    Thanks! Electrical is far from my specialty. o_O
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    Diagnosing electric start Yamaha XS400

    When I started my project the electric start worked fine. Fast forward to now, the electric start does not work. I checked all the connections, they looked good. I'm guessing its the starter relay? Is there a good way to test it? Thanks
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    New guy with a project

    I've lurked around here for a few years following some beautiful builds. Now I have one of my own. A 1980 Yamaha XS400G. I plan on starting a project post. I look forward to talking with some like minded people around here! Heres a picture of how I received the bike. I got it for $100 This...
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