Clarke 2.8


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  • Funkadelic

Posted August 08, 2005 - 12:00 PM

#1

Just curious if there are any pics out there of the Clarke 2.8 ga tank on any YZ450f. I've seen a few pics on some of the vendor websites, but I'm unsure if they are actually showing the 2.8 ga tank, or if it is just a generic picture.

If you've got no pics, and you use a clarke 2.8, whats your opinions on it's fit, weight distribution, quality, & etc...

Thanks.

  • ncmountainman

Posted August 09, 2005 - 07:07 AM

#2

i run one on my 05,fit and finish great. durability,dang near indestructable. weight distribution,when its full it feels top heavy but after you burn off the first gallon you can't tell. i just never fill mine unless i need it :D

  • MotoGoalie

Posted August 09, 2005 - 10:08 AM

#3

ask and ye shall receive.

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  • mxaction

Posted August 09, 2005 - 11:28 AM

#4

Check out TT Member "B86_Racer"'s Garage. He has one on his old 250F.

  • Funkadelic

Posted August 09, 2005 - 12:59 PM

#5

Perfect. Thanks guys. A friend and one of the goobers at the local dealership have tried to talk me out of getting a "natural" tank because they say it will discolor after a year or so and get yellow / brown. Any truth to this?

  • Chris Hyde

Posted August 09, 2005 - 01:02 PM

#6

LOL! They are already discolored looking out of the box. Utterly disgusting looking honestly. Functional? Yes.

  • MotoGoalie

Posted August 09, 2005 - 02:06 PM

#7

Perfect. Thanks guys. A friend and one of the goobers at the local dealership have tried to talk me out of getting a "natural" tank because they say it will discolor after a year or so and get yellow / brown. Any truth to this?



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