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08-31-2011, 01:19 PM
Hey, I'm pretty new to this forum so i thought i'd tell people about my bike.
I love my bike and i've spent a bloody fortune on it.
So the base of my bike, Aprilia RS50 'T' reg (1999) Mineralli AM6 engine.
It's covered 43k which is a lot but its recently had a lot of work done to in since i bought it at the end of June.
Get ready for a massive list of parts and work carried out guys! :p:

Fluro orange powder coated wheels
Nose cone resprayed
Tail piece repsrayed - Both the nose cone and tail piece were professionally resprayed and not done with fizzy cans.
New wheel bearings front and back.
New brake pads front and back.
New Continential tires front and back.
Polini evolution road legal race exhaust.
Polini evolution 80cc top end.
Doppler ER1 endurance crank.
Rear footpegs removed
Pivillion strap removed
New bubble screen
New number plate holder
New number plate and L plates
New rear indicators
New chain and sprockets (13/47)
19mm delorato carb.
Carbon effect levers
Frest spark plug and resistor cap and HT lead
Seat pad from a RS125
Red ProBolt screen bolts
New gearbox.
New battery.

I think thats about everything, no doubt some other little things i've forgot about :p:

http://i1117.photobucket.com/albums/k594/Hardcastle95/285592_2131954951901_1636838155_2019713_7636637_n. jpg
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08-31-2011, 05:04 PM
how about some pics

08-31-2011, 05:38 PM
I'll take loads tomorrow, put them on here on the night :)

09-02-2011, 07:58 PM

09-03-2011, 03:46 AM
what pipe s on there, can i have a close up

09-03-2011, 06:41 AM
Polini Evolution

09-11-2011, 08:08 AM
Images are on there, dont know how to upload on here yet so i put them on there :)

09-12-2011, 02:19 AM
I upload them there, and than copy and paste the IMG code here like this:
(P.S. thats not my bike, but Hardcastle95's)

09-14-2011, 05:43 AM
cheers patrick, i'll edit my post and put them in :)

10-12-2011, 03:50 PM
got a polini 80c racing top end on now, also got polini reeds and a 21mm carb, think im gonna buy the polini 19.5mm carb soon though and the polini inlet and air filter to match the whole set up?

10-12-2011, 06:19 PM
best to keep the stock airbox and stick with the 21mm carb. your not gonna gain anything if you foit a 19.5mm Polini carb at all.
K&N pod style filters only cause problems for daily road use, and your engine wont last as long + theres no big performance gain from them.
Stock Airbox with Polini filter foam or other more open filter foam will give you better results for road use, or if you dont have the stock airbox fir a Go-Kart style airbox, thats even better with bigger carbs (24mm>)

10-13-2011, 05:00 AM
I would never use a k&n filter, they're terrible, lose all the bottom end and they dont even filter little particles out anyway, i meant the polini filter foam for the stock airbox.

I want rid of the carb i've got because its just a cheapo chinese manufactured carb which i had no intention of keeping, just for trial as it was so cheap, the polini one seems so much more suited and its only 115 i think, would get the molissi 26mm carb but i think 190 is way to much for a carb for this bike

10-19-2011, 04:02 PM
Looks ace! I'm thinking on re-spraying mine similar, but with bright green instead of the orange! :D

10-19-2011, 05:35 PM
Personally I can't stand the 'fluro green' or 'monster energy green' just a stupid energy drink haha, the main reason I get it fluro orange was for safety because it was really visable to other road users :)

10-20-2011, 11:12 AM
monster reps are nice but far too common :P

10-20-2011, 12:17 PM
Not planning on having a Monster rep. Planning a gun metal grey with bright green, but in the Moto GP design

10-20-2011, 12:18 PM
Either in the Green, or maybe a Blue? :)

10-21-2011, 08:01 AM
Blue! But a bright blue, like rizla Suzuki? :)

10-24-2011, 12:39 PM
Check out my new project thread!!

10-24-2011, 01:20 PM
Check out my new project thread!!

Im just wondering why you need 2 project threads for 1 bike... its not that specail :p:

10-24-2011, 01:30 PM
saves confusing people, we're pretty simple over here you see ;)

11-15-2011, 10:00 AM
I've decided to go for a slightly darker blue than the Rizla Suzuki. Its going off for paint in two weeks! :D Thinking this as a rough design... Let me know what you think :)


11-15-2011, 06:36 PM
I don't do Facebook, so can't look at the pic, use Photobucket to upload and link images here, but i think its better if you start your own project threath on your bike.

11-16-2011, 03:17 PM
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Looks like you've posted it as friends only or something, make it a public photo :)

01-01-2012, 08:32 AM
loving the exhaust mate, is it the one off of adrenalin-pedstop? im ordering it next month, and wanted to know if you have any advice, and have you got a sound clip? :P one final question haha, where did you get your screen bolts? but loving the bike!! mine did have that paint job :L

01-01-2012, 11:51 AM
This link should work..


01-01-2012, 05:17 PM
This link should work..


was this ment to go to me?

01-02-2012, 09:07 PM
yeah the exhaust is from adrenalin, and i don't have q clip, if you're getting the polini exhaust i hope youve got a 80cc kit? theyre not designed for standard. but with a polini 80cc kit, polini reeds, polini clutch and polini reeds and a 21mm carb it sounds beautiful and goes like shit off a stick, beats your usual boy racer corsa/saxo to about 75mph with 14/47 gearing. the screen bolts were from pro-bolt. cheers