Bark busters on the 01426

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  • eBayThumper

Posted June 19, 2001 - 03:41 PM


Hey All,

Is there a trick to getting bark busters on the 01 426? On the throttle side there is a plastic piece (actual throttle mechanism) that goes clear to the end of the bar and there is only a small hole in the end. Do I have to cut it so the bar-end insert can fit into the bar? Have any of you done this?

I appreciate any advice,

  • #1_Hit-man

Posted June 19, 2001 - 03:58 PM


Yes, you must cut it out to fit your guards on. Make sure to cut just enough so it does not rub on the end or your throttle will stick. ~Hit-man~

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  • teamtoxic

Posted June 19, 2001 - 04:49 PM


Yes, you have to cut out the end piece. I used a graduated drill bit, that made it very easy.


  • eBayThumper

Posted June 19, 2001 - 06:03 PM


I used my radial arm saw and just zipped the end off. Had to cut the clutch lever just a bit too. Luckily my brake lever is bent just slightly so it cleared fine. Yes, I did move them in on the bar as far as I could first.

Thanks again ;-)

  • finglan

Posted June 20, 2001 - 03:34 AM


I took a hax saw and cut the tube just where it begins to wrap over the bar end. It makes a clean cut and you don't have to take the tube off. Make sure the grip is cut back far enough so it won't stick on the bark buster.

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