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 We have liftoff.....AZU 250 rebuild story 
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Looks like a Damian Hurst artwork , worth a mint:)


April 12th, 2020, 12:36 pm
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moving on to Engine....

"seems" fairly oil tight,,,,,
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But, I see some trouble ahead......

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What do you think my chances of getting these nuts off??? I have replacement copper nuts but Im thinking of leaving them for the mo...I heard the engine run fine before i bought it.....


April 12th, 2020, 9:56 pm
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My nuts! Were so badly rusted and eroded, I cut them off! With a small very sharp cold chisel. Was surprisingly easy.

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April 12th, 2020, 10:05 pm
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Yeah, IF I were to swap 'em then I'd defiantly cut them off......

Forgot to ask, the outlets at the bottom, for disks I assume?? I'm running drums so can I cut these off and seal the hole ?

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April 12th, 2020, 10:50 pm
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If they point at the disks, I would leave them! :)

Edit doh, I ment drums :roll:

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April 12th, 2020, 11:34 pm
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Media blasting and painting yesterday......

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April 14th, 2020, 11:38 pm
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Looking nice :)

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April 15th, 2020, 12:19 am
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with the corona gloves... ;-)


April 15th, 2020, 8:49 am
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All back together......Ready to drop into new chassis when lockdown eases....

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And some nice new boots ! (tight, then back 1/6th for the castle nut ?)
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April 15th, 2020, 9:39 pm
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Got some pics yesterday of a very shiny chassis ! Now, when will the lockdown ease enough for me to go get it !


April 22nd, 2020, 10:33 am
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