Extending a CB360 brake stay
Not all the jobs needed to modify a motorcycle are really all that interesting and extending the CB360’s brake stay to accommodate the extended swing arm shows this. However, the prep and clamping that this took I think is a good example of how to work with something round. Maybe this will give you some ideas the next time you need to do something similiar.
4. Using a v-block to clamp up the first side to tack it in place. V-block are really helpful with lining up round pieces. I left a 1/16″ gap between the pieces so that I could get the proper penetration with the weld.
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Published - Feb 16, 2015
Last year I met an older guy at Ride 2 Skate. Ed and I had rode our dirt bikes down to the show and this guy was pumped on them. He said he used to build and race flat track with the DT’s back in the day. He explained the hot setup was to use […]