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Thanks guys.

The threads were good. No slop.

Pins got a cleaning, light grease

I used blue locker on all the fasteners

The other side will be here Sat.
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I have Russell drilled discs and EBC kevlar pads. They work great as long as you remember they aren’t sport bike brakes.

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A 35mm fork is not a good foundation for stoppies....
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A 35mm fork is not a good foundation for stoppies....
Neither is an Speedmaster, or more than 80% of the tires mounted on the fronts of these noodle chassis’s
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Neither is an Speedmaster, or more than 80% of the tires mounted on the fronts of these noodle chassis’s
hmmm i dont seem to have a problem...

all off the shelf stock MoCo bits... save the bits to fit the blinkers and the 18" front to the rear..



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Broken images on this end.
I hope it's an Ironhead doing a stoppie!
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