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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Since I had been doing some plumbing using silicone sealant I didn't want to handle painted parts so today I decided to do removal of...
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    The fairing my family got me for my birthday
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Found the fittings for the screen they were in a zip bag in the head light.:D
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Fairing has arrived pre painted dark gun metal grey. It is a snug fit just rubbing the frame each side (another 5mm would have been...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Yes hard to tell but sitting on it feels good, the tank pushes the seating position back about 40mm and I defiantly feel the extra...
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    gt alex replied to the thread SV650 cafe seat and frame.
    An up date fro by build thread to show how the new tank is progressing, It's made from a sectioned honda tank which I am adapting to be...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Some measuring and cutting and it's getting close to the final shape, so how about some feed back there is still a little room for change.
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Been replacing the duct tape sides on the tank so I have more idea how it's going to look blending the Honda NSR tank to the SV frame...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    A picture of the proposed fairing, I think it will help hide the sv frame a bid and give some wind protection. I am just waiting for a...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Even with a frame to weld to it's still hard to get it looking true on the bike. I was nearly past the point of no return and I have...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Looks like the family are kicking in for a 3/4 cafe style front bullet cowl assembly. looks good to me but a step above my low budget build.
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    This is another one that would just swap over if I use the Harley threaded bung, Is this the style you refer to...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    I do agree not for track days, but I am trying to capture old school flavour the good thing is although they flip open the whole...
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    gt alex replied to the thread budget sv650 cafe racer.
    Slowly my wife has been ill and in hospital Been doing some tig practice and learning as I go. Although the fuel tank is still a work in...
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    gt alex replied to the thread My Tank is giving me a headache.
    To me it looks like it just fits across the stock recess I would cut a peace of flat plate to size mark drill and attach the inside nuts...
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