KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:02 pm

New water jackets?
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Fri Feb 28, 2014 4:56 am

Just picked up a head from Qsixteen.
It was in decent condition and he could have repaired it and sold it but I'm glad he didn't as I found some things that will be discussed later :o
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Qsixteen » Sat Mar 01, 2014 2:46 am

Sandblaster wrote:Just picked up a head from Qsixteen.
It was in decent condition and he could have repaired it and sold it but I'm glad he didn't as I found some things that will be discussed later :o
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Mike over on the site there pictures of a head cut like this one acouple of years ago.

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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Sat Mar 01, 2014 3:57 am

The Kxriders website experienced a major crash about a year or so ago and lost most of the older pics that weren't hosted off site.
So, I'm pretty sure those aren't available.... except for the ones I poster there :D
For people like you, pics and displays aren't necessary.
For the rest of us pics and putting our hands on parts does amazing things...
Now I need a junk crank and reed to cut up :-)
I also need to cut up my piston.
When I'm done I'll have it for display at my shop.
Perhaps I'll hook a small electric motor to it so people can ooooh and ahhh over it..
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Sat Nov 15, 2014 11:57 pm

Another forum member needed this wall thickness for a special project...
More when we see the results 8-)
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Tue Nov 18, 2014 10:52 pm

The things I do to keep people happy...
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:46 am

More goodies...
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Re: KX500 CYLINDER CUT AWAY!

Post by Sandblaster » Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:20 am

More pics for your viewing pleasure..


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