Just my race bike special build

Here's a chance to show off your zxr400, so get them digital cameras out and show us some piccies.Rebuilding your bike or modding it then let everyone in on it.

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ChowderV4
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Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Wed Aug 02, 2017 10:50 pm

An ongoing project with more trick bits being added as quickly as i can :)
ImageDSC_0034 by Ben Harrison, on Flickr
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ImageIMG_20171023_231603_671 by Ben Harrison, on Flickr
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finally got some photos up. in various stages of modification, some engine parts for the special build and moreee.
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Re: Just my race bike

Post by Dominik » Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:13 am

Can't view the photos, maybe you try a different host?
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Re: Just my race bike

Post by ChowderV4 » Thu Aug 03, 2017 6:01 pm

Oh lame, never had an issue with photo bucket before.

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Re: Just my race bike

Post by banner001 » Thu Aug 03, 2017 10:57 pm

yeah, photobucket have changed their 3rd party hosting from "no worries" to "no fucking way unless you pay us $400 a year"...ive now switched to flickr...
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Re: Just my race bike

Post by ChowderV4 » Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:34 pm

Eurrgghhhh, hold fire and I'll get them on Flickr then here...

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Re: Just my race bike

Post by ChowderV4 » Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:32 pm

Photos Updated :smt003

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:51 pm

Currently getting a custom spec ohlins shock made up for it and on the look out for cartridge kit for the front forks

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by Lacomb » Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:57 pm

I'm blown away, Chowder. The bike looks amazing. I love the yellow body and a touch of light blue combination. You planning any more work on it?

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:39 pm

Lots more to do yet. Next will be getting full zx6 yolks fitted with cartridge kits for the forks and zx6" front wheel with brembo calipers

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:06 pm

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head from the stock motor cleaned and ready for a refresh
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flatslides all stripped and ready to be cleaned and serviced
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stock motor removed and stripped in 40 minutes :)
ready for a full refresh.
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zx6r full conversion, top and bottom yolks and forks.

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 7:52 pm

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Thought I'd share an update in some of the things I've been doing and making for my race bike build its nearly all coming together now.

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Post by banner001 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:42 pm

:excited
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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by 400y » Sat Feb 16, 2019 10:58 pm

Looking really good. What have you used to clean the engine casing it looks spotless :smt001

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Re: Just my race bike special build

Post by ChowderV4 » Sun Feb 17, 2019 2:28 pm

The engine has been fully stripped and all casings have been vapour blasted, perks of having all the equipment at work. Everything gets superfinished and vapour blasted 😊

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