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post #1 of 6 Old 04-01-2011, 06:58 AM Thread Starter
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re sleeving or chrome plating?

so im trading my buddy my skidoo for a 85 rm125 2smoker, comes with tons of spare parts and a parts bike, but needs a piston, rings, and to be re sleeved or chrome plated.

i know this aint the rite section but i know there are alot of smart ppl that lerk out here so i was just wondering about how much sleeving or chroming costs and whats better and why? this is gonna be my first dirtbike and i really love 2smokers

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i just got a estimate of 350 for re nickle o.0

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really its the simple o.0 i have an extra cylinder anyways and i was already ordering the piston LOL

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just got a price of 299$ for re chroming i think im gonna go with that i heard it lasts longer. thx nw anyways

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sounds like you are on the right track. always go for the plating. worth the money.
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