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Discussion in 'Norton Motorcycles (Modern)' started by jan nelder, Nov 5, 2018.

  1. TonyA

    TonyA VIP MEMBER

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    Is Norton applying them the same way to the New bikes ? And if so could they be ordered from Norton ready to apply ? Thanks for your advice.
     
  2. Fast Eddie

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    Not guilty Clive.

    Not this time anyhow...!

    The Anniversary bikes came with the Roadholder badges as standard.
     
  3. Eljahara

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    Not mine - just had the Ohlins label ( stick on)
     
  4. Eljahara

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  5. Fast Eddie

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    Ok, interesting.

    Norton must have one of those new, fancy, high tech, CNC, random badge application machines at the end off the assembly line...
     
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  6. Clive

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    Or their Kanban methodology based Just In Time production system stopped for a nice cup of tea...
     
  7. Fast Eddie

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    It would be nice to think that Norton had such ‘lean manufacturing’ methods in use Clive, but I rather suspect not. Unfortunately.
     
  8. Clive

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    Everything is possible - I was at the Morgan factory last Friday night and I saw Kanban cards in the production area!!!!!!!
     
  9. Fast Eddie

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    Really? That’s a surprise! Glad to hear it though.
     
  10. Welshrugby

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    Must have been one of Sir John Harvey Jones's ideas
     
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  11. Britfan60

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  12. Eljahara

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    Thanks,
    As Clive says -rim polishers finger! (Don’t google)
    As SWMBO says - “you are not cleaning that bloody thing again are you?”. One last clean and polish before hibernation - salt down, wheels up!
     
  13. speirmoor

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    2B76EE43-409B-4EFD-908B-CDAF1DC90E10.jpeg I put some on my Dominator. Good conversation starter.
     
  14. BritTwit

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    Show off!
     
  15. Britfan60

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    That and a blower, eh Fred??
     
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  16. Welshrugby

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    Wodge - New 961 arrive today? pictures are required. Had a spin on mine the other day, quite use to the clip ons now, get on the Guzzi and it feels like a chopper, must have been the same for you on the sport
     
  17. Welshrugby

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    Now Nigel has changed his bars, he should be changing his handle to Steady Eddie (sorry couldn't resist). Going to ask Clem to send you some California stickers for your machine. Expecting a fierce response.
     
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  18. Fast Eddie

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    I got nuthin’ ...!
     
  19. Britfan60

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    Carpal tunnel is no joke. Hope you don't have that either.
     
  20. Fast Eddie

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    Early signs, hence the containment / prevention strategy.
    Should be fine so long as I exersise a little common sense.
    Unfortunately... that’s never been a strong point of mine...!