Aluminum tank for YZ???


26 replies to this topic
  • whalerboy

Posted September 21, 2006 - 09:32 AM

#21

OK, I've decided to go the carbon fiber route. I found a carbon/kevlar mix that is blue and black. I'm researching on what materials I need to do it. Rest assured that I will post the results. I'll be sure to take pictures, and make a list of materials I used, just in case you want to give it a go.


Wish me luck!!

  • Satch0922

Posted September 21, 2006 - 05:39 PM

#22

I thought maybe he REALLy wanted to go retro! :thumbsup:

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  • KJ790

Posted September 23, 2006 - 05:26 PM

#23

Does anyone know if you can make parts out of heavy duty fiberglass fabric in the way that you can with carbon fiber fabric? If so, how strong would it be compared to a carbon fiber one?

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  • Hurricane-billy

Posted November 15, 2006 - 01:13 PM

#24

Got one of those "alloy-wonders" on my 2002 WR250F

http://bikepics.com/pictures/724099/

http://bikepics.com/pictures/724100/

  • BergArabia

Posted November 17, 2006 - 10:34 AM

#25

So have you seen this thread?

Fixing graphics with carbon fibre

  • whalerboy

Posted November 17, 2006 - 10:38 AM

#26

So have you seen this thread?

Fixing graphics with carbon fibre


Yeah I've seen it.....:cheers:

I started it!:p

Yeah, that's the lower cost option I opted for after the sticker shock of the alloy tank!!

Thanks!

  • whalerboy

Posted November 17, 2006 - 10:39 AM

#27

Got one of those "alloy-wonders" on my 2002 WR250F

http://bikepics.com/pictures/724099/

http://bikepics.com/pictures/724100/


Freaking awsome!! I wish I had had the bank to go that route!!!





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