YZ-450 titanium pegs - scotchbrite?


2 replies to this topic
  • slappie

Posted May 08, 2005 - 08:45 PM

#1

What will it look like if you scotchbrite the titanium pegs on the 450? I got a few scratches on the side of mine and have some free time in the garage to mess with the bike.

I was wondering about taking a scotchbrite pad to the pegs to shine them up a bit and hide the scratches.

What will the titanium look like after a few rides if I do this? Would it be better just to leave it alone?

No big deal, but wondered if anyone else had done this.

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  • WheelsUp

Posted May 08, 2005 - 09:39 PM

#2

I'm not sure what the Ti pegs are alloyed with, but aircraft titanium will take a permanent fingerprint from skin oil.

It's a dirtbike... I wouldn't worry about it.

  • Daz_426_02

Posted May 09, 2005 - 01:10 AM

#3

Give them a light sand blasting, cant beat the finish :)





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