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Offline Mike Anderson

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Progress on my SR-100
« on: March 25, 2016, 08:55:13 PM »
Here are a few more photos of recent progress on my racer.
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2016, 05:57:21 PM »
Mike,

Looking great!

All I lack on my SR is to have the tank painted.

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2016, 06:45:47 PM »
Thanks Randy,
Good luck with the paint. I am going to use my original paint, hopefully it will not be too dull. Need to have my number panel repainted. Did not realize it had to be mounted one way or the other to clear fender. My bike never had a fender and the girl who did the panel paint just put it the same as the original number was. Oh well, just another project.
 Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2016, 06:23:24 AM »
Just curious. Would any of our group with SR-100's be interested in a new number panel? I am going to check with my sheetmetal guy in Indy about making a new panel for my bike. It will be exactly like my original with the correct bead around the edge and proper metal thickness. Also will have the slotted mount holes. Let me know if there is any interest, I will be going in the next few days.
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2016, 12:26:14 PM »
Mike,

Thank you for the offer.

Please let me know the cost.
If it is not an arm and a leg I'll
take one.

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2016, 01:59:21 PM »
Randy,
I just dropped my original off this morning. Danny said it would be about $100  I will get them powder coated white when finished to make a good surface for number painting. I am having four made right now and will put a picture on the site when finished with final cost. You can make a decision when they are finished.
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #6 on: April 07, 2016, 08:14:51 PM »
Looks good mike.  That's one interesting shed you have, quite a few goodies hiding there, any chance of some more pics of your shed?

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #7 on: April 11, 2016, 10:57:08 AM »
Thanks Mike.

I look forward to seeing what they look like.

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #8 on: April 17, 2016, 12:11:24 PM »
All that is left to do on the SR 100 Factory Racer is to have the tank painted.
The painter just got back from Florida and is ready to paint it this week.

Once I get the tank back I'll post a few more photographs.

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #9 on: April 17, 2016, 02:52:04 PM »
Wow Randy, it looks great. Post a video so we can hear it run!
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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #10 on: April 17, 2016, 04:33:15 PM »
Very, very nice Randy.  I just want to hear one run!

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #11 on: April 17, 2016, 04:43:36 PM »
Once I get the tank back I will post a few more pictures
and if I can figure out how, I will post a video with it
running.

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #12 on: April 22, 2016, 06:44:26 PM »
Got second rim spoked up for my SR-100 today. Will take pictures tomorrow. Ready to go for truing and get tires mounted.
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #13 on: April 22, 2016, 09:10:10 PM »
Mike,

I'm looking forward to seeing your progress.

Are all three at the same stage?

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #14 on: April 23, 2016, 12:23:03 PM »
Pictures of the wheels after the rear one has been assembled. The pair are ready to go for truing and original tires to be mounted. Working now on cleaning the original tires before mounting. Will show pictures of tires before mounting once they are cleaned. CL-100 has a proven cleaning process that I will use. Wish me luck.
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #15 on: April 23, 2016, 09:06:13 PM »
Looking good!

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #16 on: April 30, 2016, 08:54:55 AM »
Got number panels back from powder coat. They look great and are ready for numbers. Mine is at Shadow getting decal to match my original hand painted piece. Let me know how you think they look.
Thanks Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #17 on: April 30, 2016, 01:34:11 PM »
It keeps looking better and better.

Very nice Mike.

Randy

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #18 on: April 30, 2016, 02:57:16 PM »
Thanks Randy,

Are you still interested in a number panel? Let me know if you are. Send an e-mail to fleagle14@embarqmail.com or call.  (317) 729-2418
Later Mike

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Re: Progress on my SR-100
« Reply #19 on: May 06, 2016, 08:39:51 PM »
New number panel back from graphics shop today. They did a really nice job of copying the original hand painting on my original panel. Glad I had it done. Can leave it without the fender and Chelsie's original hand painted panel for me and the nice new panel for show.
Later Mike

 


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