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1Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 7:12 am

rosskko

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Wow.
Some serious work gone into this.
Love the colour against the black.

ENJOY

Still looking as i type.
RT bars??? For serious?


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1986 K100RT VIN 0093801K100RT with summer fairing for a northern visitor

Basic/2 6308802K100CJ  05/1988

K1100RS 0194321
    

2Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:14 am

Doohan

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Nice project, but it looks like 17 inch wheels? Looks way to small..

    

3Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:15 am

blaKey

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Very clean and well put together.

What's with the front mudguard? Anyone else thinks that bikes without the front guard looks strange?


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K100RS 1986 RED!

Dress for the ride and the potential slide.
    

4Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:16 am

RicK G

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Yep they sure do and on a wet road you are riding through your own spray


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"Man sacrifices his health in order to make money.
Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health.
And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived."   Dalai Lama


Bikes 1993 K1100 LT, 1998 K1100 LT, 1993 K75 RT, 1996 K75RT, 1986 K75 GS, 1979 Z1300 Kawasaki X 2 for now
    

5Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:29 am

AL-58

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Looking at the first pic I'd say GS bars because of the crossbrace. Overall I like it.

Al


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'87 K100RS/HRD sidecar (1100 motor)  sc25 
'92 K100RS-16v (Paint it Black)

'87 K100RT with Paralever backend

"When I'm too old and too foolish to handle a sidecar I'll buy a Sportsbike"

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6Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:43 am

beanoldboy

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sure makes a ruckus ,  i bet it ambles along at a reasonable rate of pace also

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7Back to top Go down   K100 Turbo Empty Re: K100 Turbo on Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:39 am

MikeP

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The owner posts on another forum, I think he's a UK ex-pat.

Here's what he says about it:


My K100RS 16-valve turbo conversion, 95% complete, after 300km.
It's the first time I've done a turbo conversion so I've kept it simple, and discreet! 
Small Garrett turbo running 7psi of boost, SU carburettor with modified float bowl and gravity feed fuel supply, and modified early K ignition box. 
I know that a fully mappable injection system would be more efficient, but with a total conversion cost of just less than 900 euros, I'm not complaining!
It starts easily on the button, idles like a V8 and accelerates extremely quickly, on bumpy roads the trail bars are very useful!
It hasn't been on the dyno yet as there are a few jobs to be finished, but I would estimate at least a 50% increase in power and torque.
Downsides? Rear tyres aren't going to last very long!

    

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