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Old 03-13-2014, 05:14 AM   #761
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@potcorn56, lookin' good man. I'd love to hear it. You got any Utoobs posted?

Yup heres a little walk around. I need proper mounts for the pipes I rigged some up to take it for a spin before it got cold, and boy did it (dropped 40 degrees in a day)



Did I also mention that I'm currently attempting to put a KDX400 motor into a KE100 frame? lots of cutting and welding to be done.

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Old 03-13-2014, 05:30 PM   #762
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sound good man. A friend of mine had a 750 triple (Kawasaki H2). It had a beast of an engine and a chassis like a wet noodle. Death on two wheels, lol.
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Old 03-14-2014, 03:16 AM   #763
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Yea those things need some serious reinforcement.hard to find now but I know a guy that has a few if I'm ever looking.





Here is the exhaust I made for the zx6r. What do you guys think?
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Old 03-24-2014, 08:03 PM   #764
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Here is the exhaust I made for the zx6r. What do you guys think?


Dude that thing sounds nasty. Good nasty.

I Finally cleaned out my shop space (garage) today. What a relief, i can finally get some work done.


And here is my latest acquisition. A 1980 GS850 cafe bike. I'm going to part it out and use the seat, tank, fender, and whatever else I find useful, on my bike.

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Old 03-24-2014, 08:08 PM   #765
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Potcorn you need to teach me your ways. My FZR needs some overhauling

Ugh, That's such a ****ing nice café motorbike, there's never anything like that around here

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Old 03-26-2014, 07:51 AM   #766
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Come to PA I'll help you out haha. That's a nice looking cafe GS what's wrong with it? Why the part out ?
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Old 03-26-2014, 07:46 PM   #767
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Thanks guys.

Potcorn, the valves are burned and it would take around 500 bucks for new valves or to redo the old ones. I could maybe look for a used engine or valves on craigslist or ebay, but even then with all the other things that need to be done on the bike I would need to spend more money than I really have.

But don't worry. With those cafe parts, my 750 is going to be stylin' fairly soon.
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Old 03-28-2014, 08:03 PM   #768
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Bought a 1989 Honda Elite 80 last Thursday. This picture makes it look waaaay better than it actually looks in real life. That's my dad's Harley in the background, by the way.

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Spent a few hours today removing every white part, because I'm gonna paint it. I didn't realize a scooter could even have so many body panels. Actually kinda looks better now than it did before. Maybe I should leave it like this.

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This was hilarious.
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