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Formatting secondary axis bar chart overlap trick.

Formatting secondary axis bar chart overlap trick.

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I have a bar chart that has two Y-axis and used the trick I found in this forum to create dummy values so the bars don't overlap. Works Great.
However, I have chosen a specific type of chart layout that I would like to use but would like for the dummy values not to show.
I know I can use a legend and delete the text from the legend but wondering if getting rid of the dummy values at the bottom of the chart is possible.
I've attached an excel doc for reference, currently using Excel 2010.

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