Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby Kres » Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:10 pm

My Lord, you are a master of your art Jim. Tip of the hat.
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby Banshee » Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:37 pm

wow!
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby Max » Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:22 am

Where did you get a new seat cover?
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby JimVonBaden » Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:11 am

Max wrote:Where did you get a new seat cover?

Ebay.

Much progress.
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby thanatos1224 » Sun Feb 03, 2019 10:09 pm

BREMBO on the brakes did you tape it off or just run a piece of sandpaper to remove the black paint?
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby JimVonBaden » Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:53 am

thanatos1224 wrote:BREMBO on the brakes did you tape it off or just run a piece of sandpaper to remove the black paint?

Sandpaper on a sanding block.

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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby Rick F. » Tue Feb 05, 2019 7:57 pm

Jim,

Once again I'm just amazed at what you're able to accomplish! One look at the disconnected wiring harness, and I would go running to cower in the basement.

I'm not sure which is more impressive: the extreme quality of your work or the rapid pace with which you accomplish it. I doff my cap--again!

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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby Gale » Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:44 am

Yeah, Jim is fantastic.
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Re: Next Project, 1996 R1100R.

Postby JimVonBaden » Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:25 pm

Rick F. wrote:Jim,

Once again I'm just amazed at what you're able to accomplish! One look at the disconnected wiring harness, and I would go running to cower in the basement.

I'm not sure which is more impressive: the extreme quality of your work or the rapid pace with which you accomplish it. I doff my cap--again!

Rick

Thanks Jim, you are always too kind.

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