As you know all brakes can be draggy and with the long runs in the xx they can be more draggy than most
So apart from stripping the calipers and masters to make them as free as possible
I do 2 other things to reducw stiction
1 i bend the anti chatter spring flatter to have less...
I remember Bees writing about rewinding the cct to give it more oomph
So on a spare i undid the clip and looked inside to see the mechanism
It really simple
A clockspring end that keys into slot in a screw and nut plunger mechanism
The mechanism has a 6 turn throw with about 20 mm...
Getting the bike repainted this weekend. I’m in search of replacement decals for a black ‘03. Any reliable and quality sources out there? If I had more time I would have ordered early enough to get them clear coated on ..... my loss.
i hav found some on eBay but they ship out of Bulgaria...
Today's plan was to meet up with Pete...aka Duck then ride on to meet another friend with a 1200. Hoping to get 3 x 1200 Birds in one photo, Gordons 1200 TTS carby Bird, my 2000 1200 FI Bird and Ducks 1200 Supercharged Bird. Get to Petes, bikes ready and then it all goes tits up. Pete promptly...
Hope someone can shed some light on this issue. In 6th gear at between 4-5k revs I am getting a very slight lag then a big clunk at the back wheel ( enough to make the rear, and my arse twitch).
Once through the revs it runs smooth again.
I have tried it when changing up from 5th, when rolling...
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