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    new guy here with some questions

    i have been in love with buell motorcycles for a long time and i have recently started to fall in love with cafe racers, any way i have just gotten a laid down suzuki vulcan 1500 classic for free and want to get a cafe racer style fram and swap the engine and some of the parts over. has anyone done somthing like this before what frame should i get that will give me that cafe racer style and i can put that v twin in?

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    thank god you are back....
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    haha very nice

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    was it bentley or aston that started the saying "if you have to ask, you cant afford it"

    well we need one for these dumb questions

    "if you have to ask, you dont have the skills to do it"
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    Just buy a caferacer kit, the cm400 kit is out of stock but you can adapt one of the virago kit.
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    quote:Originally posted by jaguar

    was it bentley or aston that started the saying "if you have to ask, you cant afford it"

    well we need one for these dumb questions

    "if you have to ask, you dont have the skills to do it"

    its funny how you call it a stupid question and you say i dont have skills when you yourself dont know anything about who i am or what iv built, i asked a question because i didnt know if anything like this has been done already. before your decide to write anymore ignorant and uneducated replys please try and decide if its going to be helpful to my question appreciate it jagoff

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    quote:Originally posted by kochic

    Just buy a caferacer kit, the cm400 kit is out of stock but you can adapt one of the virago kit.
    marc
    thank you i didnt even know there were such things this is why i started this thread thanks for the useful info

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