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PostPosted: Wed May 04, 2016 9:51 pm 
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Here are some photos showing restoration work I've done to a few of these gauges.


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 3:44 pm 
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Here is a set of RG gauges being reinstalled onto the bike, and some other photos showing restored gauge cases and mechanisms.

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A set of restored gauges in a new sponge mount being refitted onto the restored fairing bracket.

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Mechanisms after restoration.


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Gauge cases after restoration.

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The list:
69 Suz U70
69 Suz T500
72 Suz GT750 cafe
74 Suz GTXVR project
75 Suz RE5
75 Suz GT750
76 Suz TS400
76 Suz GT750
81 Suz GSX1100
86 Suz RG500x2
88 Hon CR500
93 Hon CBR900RR
98 Suz GSF1200x3
15 Kaw Ninja H2


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 4:28 pm 
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Location: The Republic of South Yorkshire
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Bikes owned: GT550s GT750 GSX1400 and lots of spares
As usual Allan, superb work.
Mine look like tractors to your Rolls Royces.


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 10:27 pm 
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Time to fix that then isn't it Alan.

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69 Suz U70
69 Suz T500
72 Suz GT750 cafe
74 Suz GTXVR project
75 Suz RE5
75 Suz GT750
76 Suz TS400
76 Suz GT750
81 Suz GSX1100
86 Suz RG500x2
88 Hon CR500
93 Hon CBR900RR
98 Suz GSF1200x3
15 Kaw Ninja H2


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 02, 2016 4:33 am 
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Location: southwestern Pennsylvania
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Bikes owned: 69 T350 thru 75 GT750
Always amazing work. :up:
You could turn a sow’s ear into beautiful restored Suzuki gauges.

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:57 am 
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I tried that once jabcb but it was still a sows ear.

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Two strokes, its just that simple.

The list:
69 Suz U70
69 Suz T500
72 Suz GT750 cafe
74 Suz GTXVR project
75 Suz RE5
75 Suz GT750
76 Suz TS400
76 Suz GT750
81 Suz GSX1100
86 Suz RG500x2
88 Hon CR500
93 Hon CBR900RR
98 Suz GSF1200x3
15 Kaw Ninja H2


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