Tank Change - Kawasaki Vulcan 750 Forum : Kawasaki VN750 Forums
Carbs and Fuel System
From the gas tank to the carbs
All fuel system discussion

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-31-2011, 07:41 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Martinsburg, WV
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
 
Tank Change

Hey guys. Off season for me is coming up soon and this is my first Kawasaki. I was looking into doing some custom paint but this is a garage kept 1985 Vulcan 700 with mint original paint. So to preserve the original I'm getting fenders off EBay (love that place) and looking for a tank. Have a few options including a salvage yard nearby that specializes in bikes. Any ideas which tanks with work with my bike without too much work? I'm a certified welder so fabricating the mounts is no problem. Just don't want to get too in depth with the sensor and petcock.
Flakbait360 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-31-2011, 04:02 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Oklahoma Panhandle
Posts: 131
iTrader: (0)
 
From what I can tell, you might be able to make something from a 900 Vulcan fit. Problem is the design...two tubes running under the tank instead of one (which is typical of modern motorcycles).

Still investigating my options to put on a bigger tank, but so far none of the tanks I have are wide enough underneath.

It seems that unless you're up for some serious cutting/welding to modify a tank, you're situation has something to do with a river of excrement and a Native American water vessel...
hot_rod_hippie is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Kawasaki Vulcan 750 Forum : Kawasaki VN750 Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Once registered, your User Name"cannot be changed". We can make exceptions within 7 days, but after that, it is set in stone.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome