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General Information

Year
1995
Make
Triumph
Model
885 Mk1 Speed Triple
Color
Orange
History
Bought in Jan 2001 as a standard bike, a little tatty around the edges as it had seen a few winters etc. Has been a rolling restoration and tweaked to the way I like it every since.

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www.mottleybiker.com
1995 Triumph 885 Mk1 Speed Triple (Orange)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Stock wheels powder coated and rims polished, been running Conti Road Attacks...now running Road attack II...Now running Bridgestone T30s..Galfer discs fitted front and rear 2015
Interior
19 front, 48 rear tooth Renthal alloy sprocket (up 2 on front and 7 on back over stock), DID X ring gold chain,, Keihin carbs of a Thunderbird Sport with stainless bolts new painted float bowls, new fuel lines with quick release couplings, rejetted to take K&N pod filters plus Thruxton needles. Scorpion carbon cans with baffle removed, BBQ black painted headers, Stainless engine bolts, Splitfire plugs, Hi comp pistons fitted 2015 along with new head
Exterior
Carbon front gard, rear hugger, L/H coolant hose cover, idiot light surround, clock bottoms. Powder coated clock mount & clock cans, engine covers, rear brake & torque arm (from a VF1000R), indicator brackets, exhaust hangers, alternator cap, L/H metal coolant hose, Oberon bar end mirrors, Triumph fork protectors cut down 10mm. Later Trophy side stand upgrade, rear gard cut down buy 10 mm to suit 8X6 plate, Replacement bodywork resprayed in KTM orange with Super III black slashes and decals at the rear and a home brewed speed check running through the center of the bike, reversed out in the black areas..hugger also painted plus grab rail...for when and....if it needs to be fitted !! Recently sourced second lot of body work to take it hill climbing
Audio
Ktec reworked forks including revalve, new compression adjusters, revised oil and air gap, forks repainted by me, forks dropped 8mm through the yokes. Pro Italia billet fork brace, Ohlins rear shock with remote compression and preload adjusters, 10mm shorter dog bones on the rear suspension linkage to raise the rear, Sprint steering damper. Alcon 6 pots with stainless bolts at the front running twin line goodridge stainless brake hoses & fittings, ABE wavey front discs, Goodridge stainless rear bake hose and fittings, stainless rear caliper slider pins, ABE wavey raer brake disc.
Suspension
Pazzo (copies !) fitted, seat and bum pad recovered in 4 way stretch basket weave motorcyle seat fabric, Gripster tank panels fitted cut from generic sheet. keyless fuel cap.
Wheel and Tire
Headlight lens and bowl replaced with Cibie unit, Osram nightbreaker headlight bulb, LED side light bulb, Oberon billet flash both ways indicators + led relay, LED stop tail lights, Led instrument back lights, LED idiot lights.

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