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by howlndog
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: Fork strip
Replies: 30
Views: 634

Re: Fork strip

...not yet worked out how to pull the legs up into the top yoke(left the yokes on the frame). There are a couple of DIY tools on this site you may find useful. "Joe Tokarz's DIY tool" at the bottom of the page worked for me. http://www.thisoldtractor.com/moto_guzzi_loopframe_fork_tube_pul...
by howlndog
Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: 1975 Mk3 Blue/Gold colour code
Replies: 11
Views: 490

Re: 1975 Mk3 Blue/Gold colour code

Dodge wrote:The colour code for my MK3 is "DUC A34" not A32.


I've updated my post, above, to include the formula for DUC A34 as well.
by howlndog
Mon Oct 30, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: 1975 Mk3 Blue/Gold colour code
Replies: 11
Views: 490

Re: 1975 Mk3 Blue/Gold colour code

When I was trying to source Lechler DUC A13 - Rosso Corsa, I inquired with the USA sales contact. Their reply was pretty straight forward... "You have the wrong Lechler, please contact: http://www.lechler.eu/en/". So I did - and never got a response. I did download the Lechler app onto my ...
by howlndog
Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: Desmo Camshaft Bearings / open or sealed?
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Re: Desmo Camshaft Bearings / open or sealed?

Ventodue wrote:
howlndog wrote:Must I stay with open bearing replacements or is there any value / possibility going to sealed?

Yes and no :) .


Thank you
by howlndog
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: Desmo Camshaft Bearings / open or sealed?
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Desmo Camshaft Bearings / open or sealed?

The original two camshaft bearings(part #75120.1542), are an "open" bearing. Must I stay with open bearing replacements or is there any value / possibility going to sealed? Or... more to the point, are the open type required as part of the head's oil circulation? http://www.flatsixaddictio...
by howlndog
Mon Jul 10, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: New Restoration Project
Replies: 14
Views: 1381

Re: New Restoration Project

Vintmoto wrote:Paint code for the silver is a GM paint code# 4023 called Ultra Silver with a Good clear coat over the top. Sorry can't find the red code.


Thank you.
by howlndog
Thu Jul 06, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: New Restoration Project
Replies: 14
Views: 1381

Re: New Restoration Project

beautiful work... any chance you would share the paint colours (or codes) used.
by howlndog
Fri Jan 06, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: VHB 29AD
Replies: 2
Views: 511

Re: VHB 29AD

This photo illustrates what Jordan was describing. In this case, however, the backsides of a #40 and #60 slide are shown.

slide_vhb_1.jpg

photo source: http://www.thisoldtractor.com/moto_guzz ... __vhb.html
by howlndog
Fri Nov 04, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: "Directions for the overpowering"
Replies: 28
Views: 3020

Re: "Directions for the overpowering"

I would like a copy as well, if possible... howlndog at gmail dot com

Thank you,

Derek
by howlndog
Fri Aug 05, 2016 1:14 am
Forum: Ducati Singles Main Discussions (& How to Join)
Topic: Radaelli - re-chrome or buy new?
Replies: 4
Views: 903

Re: Radaelli - re-chrome or buy new?

Fellas - if I do buy new is there any benefit to going with a slightly wider rear rim or should I stick with the 1.85 x 18?

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