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Motors DirtDevil 750cc

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

  1. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Waiting for my hubs/stubs kits for the front to turn up from AUS and some spacers.

    Anyways I brought a new toy today. :) Should do the job to make bushes and inserts and CUSTOM PC PARTS. lol.

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    Features:
    - Swing over bed 180mm.
    - Swing over cross slide 110mm.
    - 300mm centres.
    - Powered saddle across X-axis.
    - Spindle taper MT3.
    - Spindle bore 20mm.
    - Spindle variable speed 0-2500rpm.
    - Cross slide travel 65mm.
    - Top slide travel 35mm.
    - Threads imperial 12-52tpi, metric 0.5-2.5mm.
    - Tailstock taper MT2.
    - Included drill chuck.
    - Motor 0.4kw, 1phase.
    - Size (LWH) 760x305x315mm.
    - Supplied with 80mm 3 jaw chuck
    - 1.5-13mm drill chuck & arbor
    - 6pc 8x8mm lathe tool set

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  2. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    So not a lot been happening on buggy till now lol. Lazy I know. lol. But after Bravo from WA Superlites Association popped in and visited it kind of kicked started me again.

    Anyways I got my hubs and spacers from the edge.
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    Got a side cover for chain side on engine and cleaned it up.
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    Dropped off the steel to get bent for the front A arms so pickup on friday and will start building some jigs to build the arms.

    Also I have send away the DXF file to get the upright plates done. Yeh I know lazy no hacksaw using. lol.

    Also mates dropping off bushes for the front A arms this weekend. :)

    Also finished iditing up a picture of me. :)
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  3. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Update time.

    Got my axles for the front.
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    Got all the pipes bent for the front swing arms.
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    Bolts and nuts for the panel work.
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    Started on the upper and lower swing arm jigs.
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    Test fit of disc's.
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    I had drawn up all the plates for the uprights so got them all laser cut.
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    Nice fit together. Nice tight fit togther.
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    Rear swing arm mounts.
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    Got the pipes bent up for the side nerf bars.
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    Welded the side nerf bar mounting plates on.
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    Threaded and bolts in.
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    Starting to install the nerf bars.
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    Thats it for now. going to finish off welding up the nerf bars this week and finish off the jigs for the front swing arms. Also got to order the rodend for the front end.
     
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  4. PureSilver

    PureSilver E-tailer Tailor

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    The variance of technology - from square tube to laser-cut - is just amazing. Faster!
     
  5. pimonserry

    pimonserry sounds like a party.

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    I have no idea what most of the words recently mean but this is coming along nicely!
     
  6. [ZiiP] NaloaC

    [ZiiP] NaloaC Well-Known Member

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    Great work man, coming together nicely!
     
  7. jhanlon303

    jhanlon303 The Keeper of History

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    Oh! This snuck in while I was off doing secret stuff for secret people. As an old motorhead, I heartily approve of this thread.

    john
     
  8. Zinfandel

    Zinfandel Well-Known Member

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    Big engine for a vacuum cleaner that.
     
  9. icutebluezone

    icutebluezone The meaning of life is to MOD

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    Little updated.

    Got my Chrome moly rod ends.
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