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post #1 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 02:07 PM Thread Starter
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post #2 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 02:12 PM
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wow..sick bike! nice job

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post #3 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 02:14 PM Thread Starter
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post #4 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 02:29 PM
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'm diggin it.

85 VN750 basketcase ( yes its a true 750, and no smog controls, its good to be Canadian)
It will have
a rebuilt 96 top end, rebuilt 85 bottom end
degoated, Eared
stripped, lowered, raked, bobbed,
reed valve boxes shaved
ported and polished
balanced
right side dump exhaust
heads and cylinders shaved for compression
looking for smoothbore sidedraft carbs
possibly fat bob tanks
modified vn800 or sportster drag pipes or I'll just make some

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post #5 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 02:45 PM
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Hey, looks good, but I hate workin on bikes, especially when you have to have those special tools, like the one laying on the floor to the left...lol...
The devil made me say that...
Have a good one...Old Dog...

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MicroTach +, Higher wider H-bars, GPS Mt., Mustach bar Hwy. pegs...
Viking Shock cutout Saddlebags, Rear Mt. Signal Lt. Kit, Fork Brace...
RoadKing Air Shocks, Mustang Seat, Progressive Fork Springs...
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I am impressed!!

87 vn750at least that is what the frame #'s say
"Squirrel Bike" aka Jersey

Rat bike with a good PR agent

shaved and coastered
2 into 1 exhaust
rear 170 and front 110
Relocated R/R
custom dash with voltmeter
Spitfire windscreen
Plutonium plugs
Recovered seat without "butt hammers"
More to come
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post #7 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 03:05 PM
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post #8 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 03:39 PM
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Looks good!!

Real pin stripe? Looks like it.


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Looks great. nice colors.

But my bones are too old to ride a bike without a rear suspension. Makes my kidneys hurt just thinking about it....lol


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post #10 of 28 (permalink) Old 07-23-2008, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
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Wayne Springer Of Springer Pinstriping Is The Old Man That Free Hand Pinstriped The Bike. The Picture Doesn't Show The Large Red Flake Very Well Or The Hot Rod Flat Black Around It. Thanks For Checking It Out
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