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post #10 of (permalink) Old 04-28-2019, 06:55 PM Thread Starter
Jason Pittenger
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Well, the weld broke the first time I tightened the nut! We welded it again and it broke again. So we drilled it out and tapped it for a 5/16" fine thread bolt. I asked for metric, and nearly got thrown out of the shop....so.....standard it is!

Either way, this should hold. There are two spacer washers and the original lock washer holding the top of the shock on.

Thanks everyone!
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'89 VN750 Bought stock 4/12/18 @ 17805.9 miles $800. Wrecked once. 27454.5+ miles

Completed modifications:
Removed mufflers, straight pipes out of GB. 110/90 Front Tire. Pick-up coil mod. Shindengen MOSFET FH020AA r/r. USB Outlet + Voltmeter. Repainted Metallic Blue w/ new tank bages. Ear Shave (wo/ coasters) 40/140 NO shims 45MPG. MCCT conversion.

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Custom LED turn signals. Windshield. Highway Pegs. (Possible) ignition adv. Tuxedo Mod. Ignition coil mod.
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