16k maintenance question

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Re: 16k maintenance question

Post by Hppants » Thu May 16, 2019 1:24 pm

^^^^^I love this idea!!! Set the bottom of the fork tubes on another set of jack stands and done.

I got some stuff lying around my shop - I can build this with no problem
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Re: 16k maintenance question

Post by El Toro Joe » Thu May 16, 2019 1:26 pm

What 16k maintenance?
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Re: 16k maintenance question

Post by Bounce » Thu May 16, 2019 1:39 pm

I did the 6-7 foot option. It gave me choices when working and it still slides behind a shelving unit when not in use (turn the feet 90º and the whole thing is flat).
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Re: 16k maintenance question

Post by dcumpian » Thu May 16, 2019 1:41 pm

Nice! Much simpler than a big stand.


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Re: 16k maintenance question

Post by raYzerman » Thu May 16, 2019 6:58 pm

I have a tall 42" steel sawhorse with extendable legs that fits right over the rear end... as far as rafters don't worry much you're only lifting 300 lbs. Keep the front wheel down and in a chock or something that will keep the bike upright.... it will want to tip over if you use a single lift point.
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