Turbo 1200

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Turbo 1200

Post #1 by 5speed » Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:35 am

saw this in a goldwing facebook group. asked the owner if he would post a build thread here.
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #2 by wingrider » Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:41 am

Unique spot for a turbo....wonder if the seat gets warm?
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #3 by 5speed » Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:24 am

wingrider wrote:Unique spot for a turbo....wonder if the seat gets warm?

she's got heated seats and power windows. :mrgreen:
From this angle it looks like a decent amount of clearance between he turbo and the seat.
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #4 by Sugs » Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:21 pm

Don't really care its turbocharged, but love the look of it!
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Post #5 by Fred Camper » Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:50 pm

Bet it is quicker to drain the fuel tank. Nice look.
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Post #6 by 5speed » Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:22 pm

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Post #7 by wingrider » Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:51 pm

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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #8 by ericheath » Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:17 pm

That’s awesome. Wish there were more details, blow through? Carb box?
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #9 by sphen » Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:13 am

yeah looks great. wonder where that tank came from?

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Post #10 by ericheath » Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:56 pm

Looks like Valk tank to me.
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #11 by Track T 2411 » Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:50 pm

Sweet bike! I think the rider probably makes the bike look smaller than it is, lol!
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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #12 by robin1731 » Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:49 pm

Track T 2411 wrote:Sweet bike! I think the rider probably makes the bike look smaller than it is, lol!


Yeah, he is a big dude. :shock:

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Re: Turbo 1200

Post #13 by Buli » Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:00 am

Really nice work.
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