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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-26-2011, 01:21 PM Thread Starter
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bobber build in need of some help

hey everybody i need a little guidance on this one i want to relocate my ignition and get a new top mount anyone know what would be compatable with the 86 750 forks and how to go about swaping em out thanks for any help yall can give
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-27-2011, 11:56 AM
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Top mount? Do you mean the upper triple tree? If so I've yet to find one with the proper offset, spacing, diameters, heights and angles to just swap. I doubt it exists. I'm assuming you want one without the ignition mount and possibly bar clamp built in? I would say it will be easier to have one made than to find one that just fits. Any decent machinist can make a triple clamp (hell, I can make one and I'm a crappy machinist), just bring them the old one and tell them what you want different.

If you're trying to do this on the cheap you could spend the rest of your life looking for a tree that fits. It would be easier to swap the whole fork.


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you could grinf the areas off you don't want and a competent welder fill it in to give a solid look like a hd.

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