Titanium 1976 Ducati silencer bolts
A customer of mine has a Ducati he’s had from new since 1976, to say i’m a little green is an understatement! i wish i’d kept every Ducati i’ve owned, mind i’ve only ever had one from new which i sold last year.
But anyway I’ve made a couple of titanium bolts to hold the silencers on and a pinch bolt. The silencer bolts were a puzzler, it looked like M11x1.25, which although a bit of an oddball size certainly made more sense than the 7/16 UNF bolt that came off the bike! As 11×1.25 and 7/16 UNF are very close to each other to be on the safe side i sent him a couple of taps to try in the threads to see which fits best, turns out the 11mm is the better fit so i made the bolts to that size, and here they are: