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Motors DirtDevil 750cc

Discussion in 'General' started by icutebluezone, 27 Apr 2010.

  1. Krikkit

    Krikkit All glory to the hypnotoad! Super Moderator

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    Aww, but if you cover 'em up you can't look at the epic shocks. :D
     
  2. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    LOL. Thats tru but keeps the dirt and stuff out. :)
     
  3. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Got this for xmas.
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    Picked up a steering rack for the buggy. Will have it next week. Rack and Pinion Thin Line 11"
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  4. b0ng0

    b0ng0 Reddomitlum

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    Am I the only one who came into this thread expecting to see a vacuum cleaner?
     
  5. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    LOL. Crackup. :)

    Anyways did a little work on it today.

    Got Both exhausts mounted.
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    The mounts
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    Still got to take the exhausts off and paint with high temp paint.

    Welded and welded into the frame 1 of the front swing arm mounts. Is shiny as I just sprayed a coat of metal protector on it.
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    Started stripping the rear shocks. Getting them ready to get sand blasted and recolours. :)
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    Do more on the front this week. :)
     
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  6. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Stripped all 4 shocks tonight ready to get sand blasted and recoloured.
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    Will have more photos on weekend. :)
     
  7. coolamasta

    coolamasta Folding@Home CC Captain 2010/11/12

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    Awesome progress mate :thumb:

    Need to get me something like this to play with in the summer but my track toy Evo still needs a lot of work yet, have to fit the roll cage and stuff yet, all fun though :D
     
  8. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    2 more bits done tonight. Man it was fun getting the angles right. :)
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  9. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Tiny update on buggy tonight. Cutting the notch for shocks.
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    Inlarged this at work today to full size. Make bending the pipe to right size easyer. :)
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  10. PureSilver

    PureSilver E-tailer Tailor

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    After the front suspension, what else is left to do? I'm impatient to see this thing skipping dunes already!
     
  11. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Firewall behind seat. panels on sides and bonnet. Wires for lights and engine and dash. and other little bits and bobs. :)
     
  12. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Done a little bit on frame and frontend.

    Cut down flat.
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    Holes fulled.
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    Ready to make and install nerf bar plates on.
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    Plates for nerf bars.
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    Started on fulling in the notch.
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    My steering rack.
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    Going to work on finishing the notches in frame and the other frontend plates installed. also start on a mount for rack.
     
  13. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Finished The notch in both sides of the front of the frame for the shocks.
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    Also been drilling all the side plates. Still got to drill and tap the 1's with small holes.
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  14. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Not a update on buggy. Just waiting on parts to turn up for it. But I did put a graphic on both sides of my car. :)

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  15. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Just a little update. Front plates all installed.
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    Top mounts bolted together and ready to install when i have made swing arms.
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  16. Little_chef

    Little_chef Now with added custom rig!

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    Just started reading this. Hugely impressive. I just hope that one day I'll find time to do something similar, but that'll be a while yet.
     
  17. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Off work at moment because of the earthquakes. Sick of the shakes.

    But got some good news. :D Got my steering solumn bearings and steel for steering column.

    Have draw up the rack mount plate and got one cut out of MDF at moment for testing.

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  18. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Little update.

    Got the bearings for the steering column, Also got the steel for it this week.
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    Made some more plates up. They are you in the rear of buggy for swing arms.
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    Also got the calipar mounted to sort out the size of the spacers i need to make for it so that be me next job and look at starting a chain tensior.
     
  19. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Got my package i was waiting for from AUS.
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    And inside it was. Front disc's, brake calipers, 2 xtra sets of pads and 2 steering uni joints.
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    Mounted the air box other day. Still got to install air filter.
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    Tiny mod to the rear caliper. Removed the mounting hole tab off it that i dont need.
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    Got the steel for steering column. Just test fitting.
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    Going to do some more on it this weekend as I have 3 days off. :)
     
  20. pimonserry

    pimonserry sounds like a party.

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    Good thing it has some brakes now ;)
     

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