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#850357 05/31/2021 3:55 PM
by dave jones
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After that crazy oil thread I was just wondering why every other modern upgrade is allowed such as electronic ignition, power boxes etc, etc. No one seems to be too much of a luddite when it comes to all that stuff.

Dave
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#850393 Jun 1st a 10:01 AM
by Andy Higham
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My B31 has some "modern" additions.
DBD head and barrel with Nikasil bore, electric start, electronic magdyno, LED bulbs, 5 speed gearbox, Pearson crank/rod and synthetic 20-50 oil are a few of them
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#850551 Jun 3rd a 02:49 AM
by Mark Z
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Originally Posted by mondtster
Originally Posted by Chip H
Like your oil filter Mark, have not seen it before.
Educate me please.

That looks like a MAP Cycle oil filter kit. I have one on my T140 too; they take trident oil filters.

Right, MAP Cycle. The backing plate is not part of the kit. The kit comes with two "figure 8" clamps, with which you can clamp the filter to the frame. But I don't have side panels for this bike, or a tool carrier, so I wanted to fill that space and hide the ugly side of the rear fender. My homemade backing plate bolts to the two frame lugs for the tool carrier with L-brackets.
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#850428 Jun 1st a 05:46 PM
by Andy Higham
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The 6M (20ft) test. The only real stand outs are the front brake and folding kickstart
[Linked Image from live.staticflickr.com]20180609_152238 by Sigma Projects, on Flickr
[Linked Image from live.staticflickr.com]20180609_152321 by Sigma Projects, on Flickr
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