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Interesting signature

Wayne Wojo May 9, 2019

  1. Wayne Wojo

    Wayne Wojo New Member

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    I just picked up my third ZL900 (I love these bikes). I was doing some work on the bike, I turned the tank over and there is a signature. I don't know of any significance to it. I figured that i would ask the experts here if they ever saw anything like this. Thanks.
     

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  2. 87kawzl

    87kawzl Supporting Member

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    What's your last 4 digits of SN. It could be someone on the line left their mark on the last one rolling off?
     
  3. Wayne Wojo

    Wayne Wojo New Member

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    The last 4 digits. 2016
     
  4. Ed

    Ed Active Member

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    DR - damage repair?
     
  5. R. J.

    R. J. Supporting Member

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    :hello: To me it looks like 2-16-85. Maybe the month, day & year D. R. bought the bike. Or the first owner was a Doctor. :laughing7:.
     
  6. 87kawzl

    87kawzl Supporting Member

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  7. R. J.

    R. J. Supporting Member

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    :hello: That's funny. :laughing7:. LOL.
     
  8. markus56

    markus56 ZL-OA Co-owner Staff Member Administrator Super Moderator Supporting Member

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    I've seen several with the dates but not any signatures. I think the dates were put on the day of manufacture.
     
  9. Ed

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    It could be someones initials but I doubt it. QC marks a lot of parts and after marking so many of them, they start to look like signatures.
     
  10. R. J.

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    :hello: D R = Don't ride. :laughing7:.
     

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