Hey guys! Brand new to the site and I wasn't going to post just yet but i've been saving for a bike and all of a sudden got some CL options for the cb550 that I want. If any could pass on advice on which machine to choose from looking at the post links i'm all ears...
Hi everybody, my name is Matt, I live in Argentina (yep, we like cafe racers:p). All my life I loved sport and naked bikes. Recently my father passed away, and I inherited his 2006 Dragstar 1100 Custom, I can´t even think in selling it, so I decided to give it my touch. I have a basic idea of...
So, a few months back my perfect condition 96 Honda cb250 was stolen. It was recovered two weeks later, but with almost everything cosmetic stripped off, some parts were replaced with inferior parts, the bike was poorly spray painted and the rear of the frame was chopped off.
I am a huge fan of...
Good morning all,
Found out about these forums by watching Hackaweek on youtube. I've been working on my 2001 Triumph Bonneville since January.
Here's what it looked like when I bought it in the middle of January:
And this is what it looks like today:
My direction with this Bonneville is...
Completely Restored .
A lot of time and effort went into the restoration . I'm looking to sell at a fair price . Please let me know if anyone has any questions or interest!
Lots of extras .
Converted to chain .
Everything Powder coated/
Fresh paint .
All LED Lighting
I'm buildingba 74 cb350 four and wanted to push the rear back a bit, around a couple inches. I was somewhat curious as to if any longer singarms will bolt up, or if there are any that with minimal modification will work and hiw to go about those modifications. Thanks in advance!
Help me decide on CB
I am interested in having a CB commissioned to be built. I can't decide what size as I'm getting so many different opinions. I have never owned a CB- most of my experience is with Yamaha dirt bikes. Coming from that I like a lighter bike and want a tracker/brat...
Working on a 72 CL100 as a daily commuter (about 2 miles) and a bike to take on some backroads to get great photos of places that are hard to get to in a car.
Purchased the bike from the first owner and it only has about 4000 miles on it. It was running but in rough shape.
here is a list of...
Sooooo been 5 1/2 years and haven't finished her. everything but the tank is there. Rode her as a Cafe for a few years then wanted to redo her and here she sits. Will have her running as strong as she did before i put her up for sale but what are they fetching?
Needs tank and has a cafe seat...
Hey guys, first post here. Just started riding and getting into bike, my favorite and only preferred atheistic is the cafe/scrambler or whatever ya wanna call it minimalist bikes and I just picked up this cb550 with a Corbin seat and other than the obvious seat replacement and clubman bars etc I...
Hi I am Studying product design at college and have been asked to create 3 products that relate to a theme of my choice as a rider myself (Honda cg125) my Theme is cafe racers. I am designing and making a book but I am short on photos to include so i was hoping you lot could help. I am looking...
Im the new guy.
Not just new to the site, but new to the cafe dream. New to mechanic work, and new to tools that aren't shaping and joining wood. Please forgive me.
I received a project bike for Christmas and need some advice and help.
Its a 1974 Honda XL350 and runs well. Carb rebuilt and...
1977 Honda Cb550 Cafe racer. selling to fund the next cafe build! This bike has been 100% torn down and rebuilt by ME. 13,000 miles Runs perfect! It starts as soon as you hit the button and sounds awesome. The donor bike came from New Hampshire so no title, just a bill of sale. Too many things...
18K original miles
Stock Airbox Removed
New Paint in 2013
CB900F Style peg brackets
Cafe Style Slight bend Drag Bars
Jetted 50 over, hauls balls.
Not cafe'd out
Too Much to list
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Today I bought my first bike, a '84 CB750 which I am going to build into a café racer. I don't have ANY experience, but how hard can it be?!... No, Seriously I am probably going to post a shitload of questions to this forum, and hopefully with some help from friends here and in real life be...
This is my work in progress 1979 cb750k. I don't really have a direction I want to go with it. Just playing around and expirementing. I plan to continue to change styling components as I build the bike and ride at the same time. I am in the process of changing the front end to match the Rear...