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Forum: SS & SuperSport 30-Dec-2006, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 869
Posted By aka.eric
http://www.dustoffcovers.co.uk/ Can recommend...

http://www.dustoffcovers.co.uk/
Can recommend these.
Forum: 851 / 888 23-Dec-2006, 05:32 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,762
Posted By aka.eric
Keresley Road,Coventry.CV6 2JJ

Keresley Road,Coventry.CV6 2JJ
Forum: 851 / 888 22-Dec-2006, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By aka.eric
The world really has gone mad!.

The world really has gone mad!.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 22-Dec-2006, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By aka.eric
I supported the engine,then lifted the frame...

I supported the engine,then lifted the frame off.Without the Ducati engine stand,the motor tended to jam when lowering.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 16-Dec-2006, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By aka.eric
Are the spacers and bolts not still available...

Are the spacers and bolts not still available from Ducati ?
Spacer 71311091A
Screw 77950091A
Its DIY job,even I managed it.
Forum: 851 / 888 14-Dec-2006, 03:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 872
Posted By aka.eric
If it is the rec/reg thats at fault,when fitting...

If it is the rec/reg thats at fault,when fitting a new one its not a bad idea to also fit a voltage display.You can see if problems are occuring,could save a fried...
Forum: 851 / 888 14-Dec-2006, 12:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By aka.eric
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&am...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190060495812&ssPageName=MERC_VI_RSCC_Pr4_PcY_BIN_Stores_IT&refitem=190059443372&itemcount=4&refwidgetloc=active_view_item&usedrule1=StoreCatToStore...
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 12-Dec-2006, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 737
Posted By aka.eric
Tha Abba stands are excellent,but an alternative...

Tha Abba stands are excellent,but an alternative is axle stands if youve a pair in the garage.Lift the bike with a paddock stand.Turn the tubes upside down and use a bolt/bar in the footrest hanger.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 04-Dec-2006, 08:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By aka.eric
Yes,same one.Fits a treat and having a brakelight...

Yes,same one.Fits a treat and having a brakelight switch built in,theres no big banjo bolt/switch to deal with,replace when it fails or leaks.
Paid 56 for a new one off ebay without a lever,which...
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 04-Dec-2006, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By aka.eric
The Brembo radial master cylinder is...

The Brembo radial master cylinder is excellent,but there are alternatives.I have a Nissin radial from a ZX6RR.Found it to be equal to the Brembo,comes with a brake light switch and fits nicely,plus...
Forum: 851 / 888 29-Nov-2006, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By aka.eric
Brake Lines/Radial M/C

Whats the procedure with the brake lines when fitting a radial master cylinder?.HEL list an adaptor,anybody used one?.
Forum: General - Motorcycle only 20-Nov-2006, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 791
Posted By aka.eric
Give Ducati UK a ring,quote the VIN number.

Give Ducati UK a ring,quote the VIN number.
Forum: 851 / 888 20-Nov-2006, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By aka.eric
Undertray/mudguard still available from...

Undertray/mudguard still available from Ducati.Part No 56110081A 41.63
Forum: 851 / 888 19-Nov-2006, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By aka.eric
Tsubaki chain,Renthal sprockets.Bought mine from...

Tsubaki chain,Renthal sprockets.Bought mine from Cornerspeed,good price and Neil joined the chain ready to fit.
Forum: 851 / 888 15-Nov-2006, 11:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 874
Posted By aka.eric
A waste of paint to my eyes but......

A waste of paint to my eyes but......
Forum: 851 / 888 15-Nov-2006, 10:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 874
Posted By aka.eric
Maxton will rebuild a rear shock,better than...

Maxton will rebuild a rear shock,better than original.Or for a new one try:-
s.dorsch@t-online.de
German outfit that sells Ducati parts,good prices.
How did you join the seat unit parts together,any...
Forum: 851 / 888 14-Nov-2006, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By aka.eric
The Baines alloy clip-ons are around 80 I think...

The Baines alloy clip-ons are around 80 I think I paid,might be worth giving them a call they might have an original pair.
Forum: 851 / 888 07-Nov-2006, 11:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By aka.eric
Good spot Mr R Not a very good scan,but the...

Good spot Mr R
Not a very good scan,but the measurement is 263mm.
Forum: 851 / 888 07-Nov-2006, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By aka.eric
Mine are 17.5mm.Not had any clearance...

Mine are 17.5mm.Not had any clearance problems..yet.Factory manual (which come up on ebay) doesnt give a figure that I can find,only spring preload i.e top of large hex to top of small hex - 10-25mm...
Forum: 851 / 888 06-Nov-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By aka.eric
The fairing hole thats visible by the side...

The fairing hole thats visible by the side stand,doesnt have a fixing.Alternative clip ons are available from Baines,designed for their Imola project but pretty much identical pattern to standard...
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 09:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
Any single seat will require a certain amount of...

Any single seat will require a certain amount of fitting,unless you use an SP subframe.I looked at a Sandbar seat amongst others.....you pays your money....
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
The end result.

The end result.
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
Foam keeps the vibrations down at the back edge.

Foam keeps the vibrations down at the back edge.
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
Two brackets(mounting holes already there) hold...

Two brackets(mounting holes already there) hold the unit at the required height/postion,rubber washers keep the vibrations at bay.I welded a nut under the bracket,seat then bolts on
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
The seat pad then fits as per a Strada,your body...

The seat pad then fits as per a Strada,your body weight is on the frame not the seat unit.Once the seat is bolted on,its impossible to remove the pad.The fixings have to be removed which allows the...
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
To use the Strada seat pad,a section is cut out...

To use the Strada seat pad,a section is cut out of the seat unit.
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 06:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
The Ricambi seat mould is taken from a race...

The Ricambi seat mould is taken from a race seat,so there isnt access to the underseat area (unless you cut a hole out),on the plus side,it helps to produce a stronger seat.
Forum: 851 / 888 30-Oct-2006, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
It is possible to buy the SP seat pads,had mine...

It is possible to buy the SP seat pads,had mine from Germany.But,I found it to be a better job to use the Strada seat pad,your weight is then on the frame not the seat unit.Fitting involves cutting...
Forum: 851 / 888 29-Oct-2006, 11:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By aka.eric
1.Single seat easy enough to fit,couple of...

1.Single seat easy enough to fit,couple of brackets probably need making,bit of time to line everything up but no big hassle.You pays your money etc,but some of the "carbon" available is expensive...
Forum: General - Motorcycle only 20-Oct-2006, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By aka.eric
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Genuine-Ducati-Rear-Paddock-...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Genuine-Ducati-Rear-Paddock-Stand_W0QQitemZ300039183963QQihZ020QQcategoryZ10448QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem.
If you dont get fixed up,theres usually plenty on ebay.
Forum: 851 / 888 20-Oct-2006, 12:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 865
Posted By aka.eric
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/DUCATI-851-888-FULL-RACE-EXH...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/DUCATI-851-888-FULL-RACE-EXHAUST-SYSTEM_W0QQitemZ110045956465QQihZ001QQcategoryZ10448QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
There good at the start price!......
Forum: 851 / 888 14-Oct-2006, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By aka.eric
Smile If you have a welder,you could knock up one of...

If you have a welder,you could knock up one of these.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 13-Oct-2006, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By aka.eric
Brake light switch?

Brake light switch?
Forum: 851 / 888 12-Oct-2006, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By aka.eric
I asked the same question myself,the answer was...

I asked the same question myself,the answer was no.The material isnt the easiest to weld,plus the time to blend the pillion cover in,theres a hole to be filled where the pillion seat pad would have...
Forum: 851 / 888 12-Oct-2006, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By aka.eric
Most parts are still available from...

Most parts are still available from "specialists",more so than Ducati.Genuine single seats are rare,plenty of copies available,Ricambi Weiss do a quality job for 79 Euros.Rear shocks can be had new...
Forum: 851 / 888 12-Oct-2006, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By aka.eric
If you would like to see their work "in the...

If you would like to see their work "in the flesh",your welcome to have a look at my bike.Im in Crewe,about 15mins from Capital Sign.
Forum: 851 / 888 11-Oct-2006, 08:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By aka.eric
Panels are still available from various...

Panels are still available from various suppliers,I recently bought a new,boxed right side fairing from Germany for 35,(unpainted).Decals are also available.Usually appearing on ebay frequently.Its...
Forum: 851 / 888 11-Oct-2006, 03:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,165
Posted By aka.eric
Various suppliers are still listing Ohlins rears...

Various suppliers are still listing Ohlins rears for 888,s
46 HRC - DU807
46 HRCL - DU904
46 HRCLS - DU 302
Forum: 851 / 888 11-Oct-2006, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By aka.eric
Worth a try, s.dorsch@t-online.de Sells alot of...

Worth a try,
s.dorsch@t-online.de
Sells alot of Ducati parts via Ebay.Bought a couple of new Showa units from them earlier this year,may have one left?.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 07-Oct-2006, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By aka.eric
The bracket is Part No 82711201A - Plate,Mono...

The bracket is Part No 82711201A - Plate,Mono onto Bip.Also 2 spacers and 2 screws,or as said already available as a kit.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 24-Sep-2006, 03:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,051
Posted By aka.eric
The most useful stand of them all.Part No...

The most useful stand of them all.Part No 967245AAA.
Forum: 998 / 996 / 916 / 748 24-Sep-2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,051
Posted By aka.eric
Your right,it doesnt.Some stand manufacturers...

Your right,it doesnt.Some stand manufacturers make a specific adaptor that cradles the bottom yolk.Ducati sell their own stand Part No 967039AAA.
Im too tight to pay for one that I will only use...
Forum: 851 / 888 12-Sep-2006, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By aka.eric
SP exhausts come up for sale every now and...

SP exhausts come up for sale every now and then,bought the ones in pic off fleabay.Have a gander at SilMoto website,they did have a facility to buy direct,much cheaper than UK prices.
Forum: 851 / 888 05-Sep-2006, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 541
Posted By aka.eric
Had the forks on my first 888 fettled by...

Had the forks on my first 888 fettled by Maxton,excellent job.But got a pair of P34 calipers spare,so thinking two birds one stone.
Original 888 forks+Maxton treatment+40mm GP calipers = ...
Forum: 851 / 888 04-Sep-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,521
Posted By aka.eric
Le probleme,l image n,apparaissant pas.?

Le probleme,l image n,apparaissant pas.?
Forum: 851 / 888 04-Sep-2006, 09:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,521
Posted By aka.eric
Une image de l,autre cote sil vous plait. Merci.

Une image de l,autre cote sil vous plait.
Merci.
Forum: 851 / 888 04-Sep-2006, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 541
Posted By aka.eric
Fork Conversion

Sometime ago did somebody mention converting their 888 forks to the 748/9-- variety.Is the conversion complete,was it worth it?
Forum: 851 / 888 04-Sep-2006, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By aka.eric
http://www.jpexhausts.co.uk/ If your anywhere...

http://www.jpexhausts.co.uk/
If your anywhere near Cheshire,JP exhausts can do just about anything with stainless tubing and a welder.Had a pair of SP silencers modified to fit 45mm headers.They did...
Forum: 851 / 888 04-Sep-2006, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By aka.eric
Also a member,also tried the e-mail route,nothing.

Also a member,also tried the e-mail route,nothing.
Forum: 851 / 888 03-Sep-2006, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By aka.eric
How does one post a link,always meant to ask.

How does one post a link,always meant to ask.
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