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Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #15 on: August 02, 2016, 09:39:10 AM »
I got the first two but not the ninja skills :/


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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #16 on: August 02, 2016, 10:56:55 AM »
someone posted how to do this with pictures and tools needed a few years ago, maybe do a search, or someone may remember the post as I don't ...sorry :-\
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Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #17 on: August 02, 2016, 11:39:00 AM »
No problem I saw a post explaining how to do the clocks for the bigger bikes but I thought the edge of the rim was in a different position and easier to get to on the bigger bikes. I would like to do mine now I know it's possible so I'll have another look cheers


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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #18 on: August 02, 2016, 12:12:48 PM »
my stash, plus a few bits that turned up this morning.. ;D few hard to find bits I had, but had forgot.. :-\ brain getting old

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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #19 on: August 02, 2016, 03:38:46 PM »
welcome back mr crip, after your last 200 restro (blue i recall). this one will be good and you may teach a few old skool tricks to some on here.
look forward to seeing your new master piece progress.
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #20 on: August 02, 2016, 03:44:23 PM »
Hi Bud, thanks for kind words, Best RD200 2017 Aircooled Show would be nice  8) ;)
Did I just throw down the gauntlet   :o
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #21 on: August 03, 2016, 10:40:02 AM »
Tail piece arrived this morning in the colours I require, will give me an idea of colour if a little faded.... :)


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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #22 on: August 03, 2016, 06:57:46 PM »
Back from work yet more bits have arrived..
Good inner rear muddy, needs good clean no damage, top yoke, and a nice pair of heads from a low miles bike, no detonation marks and complete with all damping rubbers   :) plenty now to be getting on with.... 8)


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RD200F Best RD200 2018 Aircooled Rally
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #23 on: August 03, 2016, 07:23:39 PM »
Looks like a major shopping spree is in hand :o
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #24 on: August 03, 2016, 07:49:49 PM »
Threw some £££ at it to get me started, to be fair got some bargains really, no going back now...
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #25 on: August 04, 2016, 03:23:09 PM »
Image Works Decals arrived today, so heres a pic of bodywork(next time you will see in white) ...
NOS tank dipped and high build premiered (needs white prime now), NOS side panels...maybe I should go red,white and blue ;D
Oh'thanks Image Works.... good job on my decals (lacquered as they sit on top)  proper.... ;)


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ps still req a set of cast alloy wheels..if anyone knows of any or spots some, let me know, money waiting..
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #26 on: August 04, 2016, 08:02:41 PM »
Welcome back, seen your bikes in the past , stunning, it's been a while for you ? I thought you had stopped doing them  :D
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #27 on: August 05, 2016, 12:14:16 PM »
Hey, had a bit of a break from restoring still had lots of parts knocking around so I thought I had better make the effort   8)
RD200F Best RD200 2018 Aircooled Rally
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RD200DX/81 Best RD in show 09 Aircooled Rally
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Re: Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #28 on: August 07, 2016, 08:48:30 PM »
Just picked up a really nice front wheel,disc, speedo drive and spindle for £80 posted ;D  even has a good tyre to boot   8) just needs painting red now.....


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RD200F Best RD200 2018 Aircooled Rally
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RD200DX/81 Best RD in show 09 Aircooled Rally
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Yamaha RD200 Resto By Mr Crip
« Reply #29 on: August 08, 2016, 08:14:39 AM »
Just picked up a really nice front wheel,disc, speedo drive and spindle for £80 posted ;D  even has a good tyre to boot   8) just needs painting red now.....



Yeah that's the cheap and easy one to find ;)


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