KX Riders
  Home Help Login Register   *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
June 17, 2018, 03:04:27 PM

Login with username, password and session length
Recent
[June 16, 2018, 09:24:42 PM]

[June 16, 2018, 08:40:34 PM]

[June 16, 2018, 05:06:59 PM]

[June 16, 2018, 05:00:24 PM]

[June 16, 2018, 01:51:13 PM]

[June 16, 2018, 08:06:44 AM]

[June 15, 2018, 03:36:49 PM]

[June 15, 2018, 02:04:32 PM]

[June 14, 2018, 01:29:22 PM]

[June 14, 2018, 08:01:22 AM]

[June 13, 2018, 02:19:57 PM]

[June 13, 2018, 11:40:49 AM]

[June 13, 2018, 10:21:50 AM]

[June 12, 2018, 07:11:13 PM]

[June 12, 2018, 12:32:47 AM]
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: What radiators for KX500AF build?  (Read 1148 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
HarleyDan
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Joined: 02.18.18
Posts: 2


« on: March 08, 2018, 01:17:33 PM »

Iím building  a KX500AF from a 06 kx450f chassis. Iím wondering what radiators work best on these bikes?  Do they have to be custom made?  Thanks for any help.   
Logged
umberto
Administrator
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Joined: 01.14.15
Posts: 1,970


Goliath Returning from Battle


« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2018, 07:06:08 AM »

I think most people use the KXF radiators. FL_Sharpshooter did a really nice KXF build, and he included a diagram on how he did his radiators. I fixed the picture links, so you should be able to scroll through and find it.

http://www.kxriders.com/forums/index.php/topic,16438.0.html
Logged

Perhaps I have a dirt bike addiction?

03 KX 250/88 KX 525 - Goliath
2017 KX250F/2004 KX250
04 KX 250 - Lunchbox's Bike
05 KX 125/144
FL_Sharpshooter
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Joined: 12.18.15
Posts: 84


« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2018, 09:07:11 AM »

I think most people use the KXF radiators. FL_Sharpshooter did a really nice KXF build, and he included a diagram on how he did his radiators. I fixed the picture links, so you should be able to scroll through and find it.

http://www.kxriders.com/forums/index.php/topic,16438.0.html
Thanks for the compliment! If I had to do it all over again, I'd probably just use two fill side radiators, pretty much like how service honda does (or should I say did?) do it. It would clear the y piece a little easier and it would be simple enough to weld the fill hole and relocate the bracket to the other side. I didn't end up keeping my kx500af. I got a 17 husqvarna te300 now. Easiest way to go to get an electric start and a street plated bike. We did build a cr500af (based on an 03 cr250 chassis) though, it was built for my dad. He has a lot more $ than me  grin.



« Last Edit: March 09, 2018, 09:12:42 AM by FL_Sharpshooter » Logged
HarleyDan
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Joined: 02.18.18
Posts: 2


« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2018, 08:27:20 AM »

Thanks for the info. Nice build Sharpshooter!!
Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines
TinyPortal v0.9.7 © Bloc
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.163 seconds with 27 queries.