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by gilbert666
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

The varnish I use is gas resistant (at last it is written on the can) The professional varnish will ever be more resistant, but it cost more.... If you change your mind often about the color, let's can spray :D otherwise, the pro solution will be more secure. If you can find me a flat drawing of the...
by gilbert666
Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

You're right, the plate are not for the v raptor. They are made for the 650 IE raptor. I'm not mounting them on my bike, but I have a spare fork, with headlight and steering, and I only miss these plates to make it complete. That's why I need to find a pair of them in used state, or a drawing so I c...
by gilbert666
Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:02 am
Forum: Riders + Rides
Topic: Project Polar-Raptor
Replies: 141
Views: 7297

Re: Project Polar-Raptor

nice work!
by gilbert666
Sun May 28, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

Here is today status. The foot holder wer dirty and rusty, so I clean them up and put them back in place: https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/800x596q90/924/pBXeTx.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/447x600q90/924/d8BfLp.jpg Next, I clean the exhaust. Before: https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/800x5...
by gilbert666
Sun May 28, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

Hi Guys

Some of you ask me for the file for the chain slider
You will find it here:

https://www.youmagine.com/designs/cagiv ... ain-slider

Send us pictures of your versions!

Cheers
by gilbert666
Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

The gas i took off the tank was dark red......
by gilbert666
Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

today's job, varnishing! a few more coats and it will be perfect.

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Next step, the exhaust!
by gilbert666
Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:48 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

You're totally right! This engine is awesome!
The design make me buy it, the engine make me love it and keep it!!
by gilbert666
Fri Apr 07, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

Hi guys winter is coming to the end, I can go back to my raptor! First task is mounting all the electrics. God I hate electrics....... So much ugly cable, never at the right lenght, never at the correct place. I dream of a bike with all wires replaced by wifi!! Ok, start slow with the end of mountin...
by gilbert666
Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Raptor 650
Topic: Suzuki Swing arm/chain slider
Replies: 22
Views: 3006

Re: Suzuki Swing arm/chain slider

As it was made on the printer of the company I work for, I'm sorry to tell I cannot make parts for other raptor owner (sorry....) But I can provide the STL file, there is many website that provide 3D printing (lots of 3D printer owner make a bit of money as printing parts for others when they don't ...
by gilbert666
Sun Nov 27, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

Hi guys! winter is coming, and it's slowing me a litlle bit! tank is now painted, waiting for varnish covering. Freshly painted, I love the glaze finish (it is matt when it dry): https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/450x600q90/921/SARIQT.jpg Fucking fly on my beautiful paint !! :angry: :angry: :angry: ...
by gilbert666
Thu Nov 03, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

The frame is a good idea!! I should have though of that before....

I would love to see pictures of your rebuilt! this is always inspiring, and make me want to rebuilt more!
by gilbert666
Tue Nov 01, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

:D :mrgreen:
by gilbert666
Mon Oct 31, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

I had chance to find it in used state. the big part was nearly new, painted in the ugly pale yellow :sick: : http://cagivaonline.free.fr/img/gilbert666/P1030869-1024.jpg and the little parts were a bit damage, I had to reconstruct them with carbon and epoxy: https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/800x598...
by gilbert666
Mon Oct 31, 2016 8:49 am
Forum: Raptor 1000
Topic: V raptor 1000 revival
Replies: 28
Views: 888

Re: V raptor 1000 revival

My chain buffer is dead (too old, the plastic breacks) and the part is impossible to find. So I drew it on a CAD software, and try to print it in 3D. https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/450x600q90/921/Zqg730.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/450x600q90/921/gH9Vph.jpg Nice looking part, isnt it? Th...