DIY rubber mount bar clamps for 06 yz450


6 replies to this topic
  • 78sharpshooter

Posted November 05, 2014 - 01:05 PM

#1

Wondering if the stock top clamp and bar mounts can be converted to rubber mount. Was thinking of longer bolts and milling the mount holes of the top clamp; either conical or flat with high durometer rubber bushings.

  • ekulb14

Posted November 05, 2014 - 07:26 PM

#2

yes im sure they could be converted, if you like to tinker with that sort, but im gonna go out on a limb here and say some pillow tops are a easier fix , maybe fast flexx bars if you want to spend a lil to fit the problem with out any milling.



  • xXHaNsEnXx

Posted November 06, 2014 - 09:04 PM

#3

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  • xXHaNsEnXx

Posted November 06, 2014 - 09:06 PM

#4

ImageUploadedByThumper Talk1415336684.436087.jpg i had to do it on my 07

  • 78sharpshooter

Posted November 07, 2014 - 06:08 PM

#5

ImageUploadedByThumper Talk1415336684.436087.jpg i had to do it on my 07


How did you do it and which protaper clamps did you use? Did it make a difference?

  • xXHaNsEnXx

Posted November 07, 2014 - 07:22 PM

#6

I bought the pro taper mounts for a Honda and drilled out the holes. Then tapered the top of the holes to seat the rubber mounts

  • xXHaNsEnXx

Posted November 07, 2014 - 07:25 PM

#7

If I remember right the oem yamaha mounts were like 160 for a pair. The pro taper mounts were 40. For some reason no aftermarket mounts were made for a 07. Not that I could find or my dealer anyway.





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