Just to motivate you Cy.............here's a beauty
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Well that certainly worked. This one "was" the identical bike, same colour, just a little more patina. Checked this AM and it's sold. Of course now I'm kicking myself, but its just as well. I have literally years worth of shop time waiting on projects that have accumulated over the last few decades.
It was listed on the local VarageSale site. You should check out the local site, assuming there is one. It's mostly women folk selling clothing and their kids used jock strap that they have outgrown (I'm not kidding), but there is a section for tools and vehicles etc. I bought a GL500 (sans key) for $400. Spent about $250 for bits and pieces including a rear tire and got collector plates for it, which means I can insure it for $200 a year. Total waste of money because I can't stand riding it.
Anyway check out the site. (I was a little hesitant to post anything about VarageSale in case Jag sees it... don't want to contribute to his addiction) I think you need a member to vouch for the fact that you are not a Craigslist rapist, but it's worth the effort. Note of caution ...It could be a curse if your bride gets involved... it's addictive.
Picked this up the other day for $100 with a new blade. Cast iron bed, made in Taiwan, so better than the Chinese stuff and beats using a hacksaw.