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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:19 PM   #1
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-73' Yamaha 650
-Got if for $500 bone stock
-Going for an old school bobber look

Stock


Pretending to go for a ride


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Hard tail




Mounting fender


Powder coat, battery box, fake oil tank, sportster tank


Bobbed fender, tank mounted, solo seat


New tail light and license plate bracket


Mounting motor




New parts! powder coated rims, triple trees, lower ends




Front end all brand new bearings, new headlight, forward controls installed


Starting to look like a motorcycle


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Showing off his soon to be 175hp Harley



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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:26 PM   #2
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Looking bad azz dude! Can't wait to see it moving down the road
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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:26 PM   #3
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Sweet Ride!! Looks good!!
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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:43 PM   #4
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sweet
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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:54 PM   #5
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That thing is bad ass for a Yami!!!!
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Old June 7th, 2011, 12:59 PM   #6
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Got any measurements for the frame? I have a 650 I'd love to do that to also.
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Old June 7th, 2011, 02:17 PM   #7
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Check out TC Brothers down in Ohio they make them for these bikes.
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Old June 7th, 2011, 03:05 PM   #8
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Nice bike, Beautiful Crocs.
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Old June 7th, 2011, 03:15 PM   #9
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Very nice...I have been looking for one to build myself..
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Old June 7th, 2011, 03:39 PM   #10
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Yeah man they are the perfect riding show, gets some airflow to the feet!
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Old June 7th, 2011, 04:34 PM   #11
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sweet bike, nice job
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Old June 7th, 2011, 04:56 PM   #12
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Old June 7th, 2011, 05:17 PM   #13
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nice work!
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Old June 7th, 2011, 05:26 PM   #14
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that's the only style of bike that i like, nice work
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Old June 7th, 2011, 05:51 PM   #15
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Good score for $500! I really like the style. Oh no, you got my thinking wheels turning
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Old June 7th, 2011, 08:40 PM   #16
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like it! real clean, good job
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Old June 7th, 2011, 08:53 PM   #17
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Any ideas on paint guys? I might just black it out...
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Old June 7th, 2011, 08:57 PM   #18
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Old June 7th, 2011, 09:05 PM   #19
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Nice job
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Old June 8th, 2011, 07:37 AM   #20
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Cool bike. I would have kept the stock tank/paint though.
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