Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Welcome to the home for Honda SilverWing and everyone interested. This is a place to ask questions, share, and learn about the SilverWing and its dedicated riders. Please post an introduction when you join as a sign of Courtesy.
 
HomeCalendarGalleryFAQSearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Rear wheel axle nut torque.
by The Bern Today at 10:12

» Shinko 567/568 Tire Full Review
by Cosmic_Jumper Today at 09:39

» I sell gas powered springs for Silver Wing saddle opening
by uomo-vitruviano Today at 09:21

» OEM Honda Windshield for Sale
by Meldrew Today at 03:25

» Instability in wet weather
by exavid Today at 00:16

» Bar mount sought
by bikehiker Yesterday at 21:31

» It just happened to me!!
by john grinsel Yesterday at 21:00

» Radial Tires?
by john grinsel Yesterday at 17:14

» Cruise control for the silverwing?
by The Bern Yesterday at 14:50

» Locked Topic -
by Easyrider Yesterday at 14:11

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
Share | 
 

 Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
westgl
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 52
Age : 55
Location : oregon
Points : 1320
Registration date : 2014-04-11

PostSubject: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 16:57

xx
x


Last edited by westgl on Sat 16 Apr 2016, 18:48; edited 3 times in total
Back to top Go down
bandito2
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 154
Location : Outside of the box
Points : 2898
Registration date : 2010-04-04

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 17:53

Now here's a Sliverwing owner that thinks like I do. I like some of your ideas.
How about this? OK, so it's a Yamaha, but still inspiring.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCyAYeoLv-w

Is your bike ABS equipped? If so, a 165/65R13 is about as close to the standard
scooter tire diameter as you are ever going to get while using a car tire. It is
what I have on my Silverwing FSC600A and has had no negative effect on the
ABS system as far as I have been able to determine. If not ABS, then there are
other car tire sizes that may be easier to find and would work just as well.

Hope you get the picture posting figured out. I'd like to see what you develop.


Incessantly pushing the edges and not inclined to leave well enough alone.  pirat  
_______________________________________________
Mike B. (bandito_two OR bandito2)
Southeast Michigan Dark Side Rider
4 Honda Reflex scooters & a FSC600A Silverwing
Originator of the "Darkside" Honda Reflex. "Yeah dude, that IS a car tire there on the back of my scooter."
Sometimes I'm so far outside of the box, the Hubble telescope can't find me
Back to top Go down
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2352
Age : 74
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 5735
Registration date : 2009-06-12

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 18:06

Oh yeah... That Roland Sands Tmax is a real heart breaker. Nice what you can do with a shop full of the right tools and an unlimited budget.

Yaddya think, can a Silverwing front end be converted to a triple tree?

Tim
Back to top Go down
westgl
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 52
Age : 55
Location : oregon
Points : 1320
Registration date : 2014-04-11

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 19:49

xx


Last edited by westgl on Sat 16 Apr 2016, 18:48; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
westgl
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 52
Age : 55
Location : oregon
Points : 1320
Registration date : 2014-04-11

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 19:59

xx


Last edited by westgl on Sat 16 Apr 2016, 18:48; edited 4 times in total
Back to top Go down
westgl
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 52
Age : 55
Location : oregon
Points : 1320
Registration date : 2014-04-11

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 20:05

xx


Last edited by westgl on Sat 16 Apr 2016, 18:49; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
dspevack
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 1980
Age : 52
Location : Miami, FL
Points : 5562
Registration date : 2008-12-27

PostSubject: Re: Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans   Mon 11 Apr 2016, 20:27

Just a couple of things that caught my eye:

1.  We did have a member that did a second tank once.
He actually  put the second tank in a top box and fed the fuel down into the first one.
Don't know the details, but it made the second tank easily removeable.  
not good for a low CG, but Food for thought.

2. Good looking pegs on A silverwing have only been achieved by 2 people.
And I'm one of them. Laughing  Take a look in my album linked in my sig for some ideas.
Back to top Go down
 
Fenderectomy on current bike and another future bike Plans
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Nihon car and Bike
» Picked up my new bike Friday
» My bike rack for my bike.
» Eddie Merckx LXM Carbon Road Bike
» New bike 2004 sherco trials bike

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Honda Silver Wing :: Silver Wing Topics-
Jump to: