Taimoshan Cycle Works is soon to luanch a comprehensive and exciting new carbon fibre parts range including, Carbon fibre tanks, seats, fenders, hugger, covers, bodywork for the following brands:
Ducati 748/916/996/998 Carbon fiber/Kevlar fuel tank Price £895+P&P
Ducati 848/1098/1198 Carbon fiber/Kevlar fuel tank £999 + P&P
(Although the online shop is still in the process of being populated, we can still supply these parts, so please email me with your requirements and I will give you price and availability.
Shipping time while we set up the online ship will be approx 10 working day for payment of order for UK mainland deliveries.
In this post I am showing the development of another of the one off carbon fibre parts produced for the RS250. This small mounting unit fits in the section between the 999 tank and the sterring head/yokes of the RS250 and will serve to fill some dead space and also to mount the LCD temp readout unit from the RS250 display module, an essential item on any 2 stroke.
This unit was first fabricated ( hand shaped ) from foam then laminated with GRP, filled and sanded and a production mould taken. This is the first part out of the production mould.
The part then has a number of epoxy clear coats to allow the part to be sanded to a fine finish and then polished.
You can now see the part fitted in mockup to the bike. The LCD screen … Read More »
The RS250 – Cafe Fighter Intro
Here we have one of the legendary Aprilia RS250’s set up as a dedicated race & track bike, with Fibre glass fairing, tuned pipes, pre-mix only and stripped of all unnecessary equipment such as speedo and lights
These bikes are built for speed and have the reputation as being one of the best handling bikes ever built as they can carry huge corner speed.
So you might as what you can do to customise these RS250’s , well many go with the Tyga body kit and or shoe horn in the or Gamma GR500 motor to make themselves an RS500, but I am not going down this road, I am planning something a little more extreme in the styling department.
The look I am after is what I am going to call a Cafe Fighter, a hybrid … Read More »