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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-02-2010, 12:37 PM Thread Starter
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Vulcan 500 triple tree and forks on a 750?

Has anyone here tried this?

Put a vulcan 500 front end (forks, triple tree, handle bars, etc...) on their 750? Also the tank and a few other things that I can't remember right now.

I knew a guy that did it to his and it looked sweet. I wish he was still around here so I could get some pics. Just wondering what is involved if anyone has done it. Never got the chance to ask him before he moved way up north.

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according to my info, the Vulcan 500 has the same size neck bearings, so in theory if the Vulcan 500 has the same length steering stem it would be a direct bolt in swap.
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Yeah that is what the guy said that the forks fit perfect. The only thing he had to adapt was the tank and some of the wiring for the guages where he used the gauges on the 500 tank. I'm thinking my 93' is gonna get this facelift. Wish me luck. lol

01' VN750
Jardine cross over exaust
Kyriakin grips and foot pegs
Modified seat and backrest
Windshield
Luggage rack
Crash bar with Kyriakin pegs and extensions
Kumho 758 165/80-15 CT rear Dunlop 404 110/90-19 front
Coastered and air/fuel screws at 2.5 turns
Spline lube

93' VN750 getting TLC
Decals and mirrors
Coastered and air/fuel screws at 2.5 turns
ACCTs to MCCTs
Degoated with Harley mufflers
Duro 110-90-19 front 150-90-15 rear
Pick-up coils at .020
Spline lube
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Be sure to post up the pictures as you do it. I look forward to seeing it.

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Will do. Once I start rebuilding my 93' I will document all of my work with pics.

01' VN750
Jardine cross over exaust
Kyriakin grips and foot pegs
Modified seat and backrest
Windshield
Luggage rack
Crash bar with Kyriakin pegs and extensions
Kumho 758 165/80-15 CT rear Dunlop 404 110/90-19 front
Coastered and air/fuel screws at 2.5 turns
Spline lube

93' VN750 getting TLC
Decals and mirrors
Coastered and air/fuel screws at 2.5 turns
ACCTs to MCCTs
Degoated with Harley mufflers
Duro 110-90-19 front 150-90-15 rear
Pick-up coils at .020
Spline lube
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