How the bike looked when purchases, a
sorry looking state. We stated to strip it to the frame, every part
cleaned, polished/painted or replaced. Mostly all new parts are source
from Suzuki GT Services or direct from Suzuki GB or Japan!
Engine stripped, new gaskets etc and rebuilt. Replaced wiring loom and
virtually every nut, bolt and washer! All brand new prts where required
are sourced and fitted.
Total project time - 4 months to
complete. Approx 400 hours.
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How the bike stands when purchased in May 2005
Work begins August 2005 after waiting months for a parts list to be
compiled and ordered.
parts polished and stored
stripped, cleaned and painted
painted and polished after being stripped and rebuilt
stripped of all the yellow paint, smoothed re painted, polished. New
sprocket fitted to rear wheel
cleaned and re painted. Engine fitted
End September 2005. More new parts arrive from Suzuki. The plastics and fuel tank have been re-painted in Azure metallic
blue. The new chrome swing-arm & bearings fitted, foot rests, seat etc.
3rd stage rebuild.
6th October 2004. Rear end rebuild. New shocks, Chain & sprockets,
Chain guard, Rear light assembly, rear wheel fitted.
Fuel tank fitted, New control cables routed, engine
Micron exhausts are de-coked, sealed, cleaned, polished and fitted.
22nd October 2005. All electrics now sorted, New chrome headlight,
front fork stanchions,
refit braking system, front wheel, mudguard, panels etc.
bike complete and now on the finishing stages.
27th October 2005. Runs and rides fantastic. The noise is awesome too.
Finished.. All final detailing completed.
2005. Final polishing and decals applied.
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