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Added reply in a thread TMR 5/3/2016 9:49 AM

Absolutely

Added reply in a thread TMR 5/3/2016 7:24 AM

Tom does the motors on our Team 490's and he is just an awesome guy to deal with, super knowledgeable and just flat out builds great motors. There is a reason why he won all those championships with Jeff Ward.

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 5/2/2016 6:40 AM

Yeah the first year we went over (2012), there were us 3 and 2 others(a guy from Swedenand an English guy) now there is a bunch although we had 6 riders last year and this year it will be 7, so our team is a big chunck of them but there is still way ... more »

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 4/15/2016 9:51 PM

The Tank, Front # plate and fenders are Yamaha, the side panels are UFO

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 4/15/2016 9:50 PM

Thanks dude, I didn't go all out with it as I just want something to ride but I am happy with it

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 4/14/2016 6:52 PM

wow, thanks dude

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 4/13/2016 7:30 AM

I got the frame back last week and worked on all last week to get it ready for Indy SX legends and heroes

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Added reply in a thread Favorite picture of one of your vintage bikes? 4/12/2016 12:34 PM

What part of the track is that one of Ryno? Is it the drop off? If it is that's big air 'cause that jump is not huge like

Added reply in a thread 1990 Yamaha YZ360 Ohlins Kit 4/12/2016 7:51 AM

no problem, bitchin' find btw

Added reply in a thread 1990 Yamaha YZ360 Ohlins Kit 4/12/2016 7:24 AM

That front wheel looks like an 89 KX wheel judging by the disc

Added reply in a thread Favorite picture of one of your vintage bikes? 4/11/2016 7:07 AM

I dig this picof my 83 490 in Akron Indiana a few years back

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Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 3/30/2016 9:58 AM

I did it the other way around, I tried to put a WR pipe on a 490, I got the pipe on and we will just leave it at that haha

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 3/28/2016 7:25 AM

On the clutch basket Ebay is about the best bet. On the Cylinder, will a hone clean up the rust, if it's just surface rust it might, if not you could get the cylinder nikasiled and that way you can just keep putting the same size pistons in it when you ... more »

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 3/28/2016 5:46 AM

I worked on bikes over the weekend and I took the pipe off mt WR and tried to put it on a 490, the pipe will fit although the spring mounts seem to be further out but the silencer mounts differently so it will not line up with the mounting holes so shue415 ... more »

Added reply in a thread 89 YZ490 Rebuild 3/25/2016 8:37 AM

Yesterday evening, seeing as how the frame is at the powder coaters I cleaned up some of the bigger parts and went through the wheels and mounted up some new Bridgestone Tires & tubes, I also mounted a new EBC front rotor and rear Renthal Sprocket

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