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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-24-2016, 09:38 PM Thread Starter
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Removing a fork lug on a F3

Is that possible, somebody did this on his F3 ? Removing a fork lug on a F3 like this guy is doing on his ducati on this video: https://youtu.be/ZzwrrM4hSaQ
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Yes it's possible they turn on and off, and usually has a locking screw ( a tiny grubb screw) somewhere, and if it's the same as our forks then full of Loctite thread sealer to make it frigin hard to get off.

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Thanks Donsy. I'm making a race replica and I need to do the Ti Gold Coating but nobody is doing that in US, I have to send them to UK.

They just offered my to remove them and re-install them for $50. the pair.
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Heating makes the loctite softer

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Heating makes the loctite softer
How much heat ? 30 seconds with the propane torch ?
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How much heat ? 30 seconds with the propane torch ?
You'll know, it doesn't move until heated enough, and you keep heating it.

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