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Offline Martin I Henry

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US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« on: December 11, 2010, 10:19:10 PM »
Yet another WR500 test, with a bonus YZ360 !
















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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2010, 07:18:54 AM »
I'd take either one of those over any modern 4 stroke
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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2010, 08:38:46 AM »
Thanks again Dave  ;D  a good read ...

   

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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2010, 10:46:12 AM »
Hmm... try doing that to my 490? They didn't say anything about special parts, just porting and a balanced crank... even give you the jetting specs for it.

Great read though!
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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #4 on: December 12, 2010, 06:19:05 PM »
good one dave its getting harder to find any info about these bikes so when some comes along its much appreciated.Anyone know of a good port specialist in australia?

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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2010, 11:25:00 AM »
WRFUN contact member Wixee he has just done some mods to his WR500.
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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #6 on: December 13, 2010, 06:33:30 PM »
thanks mate will do.might not be able to hang onto the big girl if i port it!! ;D ;D

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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2017, 01:36:12 AM »
Hi Martin,

This is quite old thread and now we can not anymore read the test because some "upgrade your account bla bla" Can you post them again ?

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Re: US Dirt Bike March 1993 WR500 YZ360 test.
« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2017, 05:47:42 AM »
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This is quite old thread and now we can not anymore read the test because some "upgrade your account bla bla" Can you post them again ?

2010, I vaguely remember back that far !

Thanks to copyright laws, it is not possible to reproduce scanned material anymore.

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