Old Motorbikes, Projects and Restorations

This section is for discussion on old/classic motorbikes. Also please use this section to put your project and restoration threads.
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  • CB250 Engine rebuild
    by Snod Blatter » Sun Nov 25, 2018 5:34 pm
    34 Replies
    486 Views
    Last post by Speedy23
    Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:10 pm
  • Metal oxidation help
    by Vaderham » Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:27 pm
    8 Replies
    95 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:29 pm
  • BMW K75RT Ultima Restoration
    by wollyjumperuk » Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:50 pm
    64 Replies
    2071 Views
    Last post by wollyjumperuk
    Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:31 am
  • ER5 Engine Swap / Build
    by fastbob » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:01 pm
    139 Replies
    2235 Views
    Last post by Bender
    Sun Dec 02, 2018 6:43 pm
  • Honda SS125
    by Bianco2564 » Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:19 pm
    60 Replies
    1236 Views
    Last post by Bianco2564
    Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:17 am
  • Home Zinc plating experiments
    by linuxrob » Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:54 pm
    21 Replies
    425 Views
    Last post by BmwMeister5978
    Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:14 pm
  • Exhaust header wrap.
    by megawatt » Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:06 pm
    10 Replies
    151 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:23 pm
  • Honda CG ES 2008
    by RandomRider » Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:50 pm
    2 Replies
    99 Views
    Last post by Speedy23
    Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:40 am
  • Project ZX6R '98 Streetfighter
    by Asbo41 » Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:59 am
    11 Replies
    291 Views
    Last post by Asbo41
    Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:28 pm
  • Kawasaki Z500 B2 1980 refurb after 78260 miles
    by linuxrob » Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:40 pm
    15 Replies
    260 Views
    Last post by linuxrob
    Wed Oct 31, 2018 9:08 pm
  • 1989 Suzuki TS50x progress and frame paint colour
    by English Electric » Sun Sep 09, 2018 9:49 pm
    10 Replies
    343 Views
    Last post by English Electric
    Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:49 pm
  • CG125 Brat style project bike
    by Azz » Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:44 pm
    7 Replies
    358 Views
    Last post by Hoggs
    Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:34 pm
  • Kz 440 build
    by ferret » Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:46 pm
    2 Replies
    108 Views
    Last post by Tango
    Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:33 pm
  • ZX6R Steering bearings
    by Asbo41 » Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:29 pm
    10 Replies
    198 Views
    Last post by Asbo41
    Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:34 am
  • Broken odometer - have I been scammed?
    by danpaveley » Mon Oct 15, 2018 7:56 pm
    12 Replies
    300 Views
    Last post by Mickly
    Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:31 pm
  • Saw This
    by Mickly » Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:30 am
    5 Replies
    266 Views
    Last post by SamB
    Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:40 am
  • Honda 1986 CG125
    by Kwaker » Sun Oct 14, 2018 4:58 pm
    7 Replies
    202 Views
    Last post by Kwaker
    Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:30 am
  • Unknown frame
    by SamB » Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:38 pm
    4 Replies
    228 Views
    Last post by SamB
    Mon Oct 15, 2018 3:59 pm
  • unknown logo
    by bike66 » Sun Aug 26, 2018 4:19 pm
    88 Replies
    1718 Views
    Last post by Hoggs
    Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:25 pm
  • Trying to revive a 1992 Suzuki gs 125 with no success :(
    by JackDmac » Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:57 pm
    10 Replies
    400 Views
    Last post by Stu
    Thu Oct 04, 2018 12:38 pm
  • Dyno runs on the GSX1170
    by megawatt » Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:31 pm
    9 Replies
    225 Views
    Last post by megawatt
    Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:46 pm
  • xj600 tank swap and frame
    by rjm66 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:24 pm
    3 Replies
    197 Views
    Last post by rjm66
    Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:55 am
  • Aftermarket ignition switches
    by English Electric » Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:40 pm
    0 Replies
    118 Views
    Last post by English Electric
    Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:40 pm
  • homemade baffles
    by oldmadbiker » Wed Sep 12, 2018 8:25 pm
    3 Replies
    166 Views
    Last post by oldmadbiker
    Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:34 pm
  • Honda CD250 fuel tank noise
    by painter » Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:26 pm
    8 Replies
    203 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:38 am
  • Looking to learn / an extra pair of hands
    by wophington » Tue Aug 28, 2018 5:41 pm
    14 Replies
    320 Views
    Last post by Speedy23
    Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:29 pm
  • making wheel spacers
    by oldmadbiker » Sat Sep 01, 2018 3:15 pm
    19 Replies
    390 Views
    Last post by oldmadbiker
    Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:25 am
  • Likely work needed on scooter that's been unused and in garage for 15 years?
    by hamlet102 » Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:09 am
    4 Replies
    223 Views
    Last post by Bianco2564
    Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:00 pm
  • CBX 750F parts wanted
    by deanadam1967 » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:48 pm
    3 Replies
    141 Views
    Last post by Stu
    Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:02 pm
  • CBR 400rr nc23
    by Six30 » Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:53 am
    1 Replies
    159 Views
    Last post by bonio
    Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:30 pm
  • 1978 YAMAHA RS125DX no spark (Please Read)
    by JackMiszewski » Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:24 pm
    6 Replies
    276 Views
    Last post by JackMiszewski
    Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:39 am
  • er500 front sprocket help...
    by oldmadbiker » Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:29 pm
    9 Replies
    297 Views
    Last post by oldmadbiker
    Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:08 pm
  • Suzuki 1200 bandit 1999
    by Topmasher » Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:44 pm
    5 Replies
    267 Views
    Last post by Grumpy Old Git
    Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:37 pm
  • CG125 Suddenly Started Spluttering
    by Daigadget » Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:59 pm
    6 Replies
    282 Views
    Last post by Grumpy Old Git
    Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:10 pm
  • how to age my engine er5
    by oldmadbiker » Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:53 pm
    10 Replies
    282 Views
    Last post by oldmadbiker
    Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:40 pm
  • CG125 engine problem
    by Freddy » Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:35 pm
    9 Replies
    275 Views
    Last post by Freddy
    Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:06 am
  • Cb400 4 Steering lock
    by Kat22 » Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:59 am
    5 Replies
    205 Views
    Last post by Old-codger
    Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:04 pm
  • Lost number plate for Suzuki FR50
    by lukasdoughty » Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:15 pm
    2 Replies
    210 Views
    Last post by JRH
    Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:49 pm
  • CB400 fuel mix
    by Kat22 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:00 pm
    4 Replies
    244 Views
    Last post by Kat22
    Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:46 pm
  • Need advice about Honda cb 750 f2 n engine
    by Aqualung » Thu Sep 28, 2017 8:51 pm
    6 Replies
    768 Views
    Last post by Speedy23
    Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:56 am
  • er500 engined chop
    by oldmadbiker » Sat Jun 30, 2018 9:26 am
    11 Replies
    464 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:17 am
  • CB750F2N Cafe Racer Project.
    by Tango » Sun Jan 26, 2014 9:31 pm
    76 Replies
    13295 Views
    Last post by BIKERDAD
    Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:44 pm
  • 1989 xr600
    by Jim​ M » Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:10 am
    1 Replies
    207 Views
    Last post by Gerontious
    Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:21 am
  • First Build Advice // Bobber.
    by mqeensy » Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:50 pm
    13 Replies
    534 Views
    Last post by megawatt
    Tue Jun 26, 2018 9:49 am
  • Engine Trouble
    by lewiswill13 » Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:35 pm
    20 Replies
    471 Views
    Last post by lewiswill13
    Sun Jun 17, 2018 5:34 pm
  • Cb500 clutch cable
    by Cooper123 » Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:33 pm
    3 Replies
    162 Views
    Last post by mikestrivens
    Sun Jun 17, 2018 4:27 pm
  • Clutch Release (slave) Cylinder Advice
    by Mickly » Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:07 pm
    4 Replies
    259 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:25 pm
  • 1972 Suzuki T500 Restoration
    by Buzzthekid » Wed May 30, 2018 2:54 am
    7 Replies
    397 Views
    Last post by Buzzthekid
    Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:54 am
  • custom project 1982 Honda cb250n superdream
    by Vickers1988 » Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:09 pm
    4 Replies
    271 Views
    Last post by fastbob
    Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:19 pm
  • Potential Suzuki GP100 Cafe Racer
    by jacoblm » Tue May 29, 2018 2:33 pm
    0 Replies
    309 Views
    Last post by jacoblm
    Tue May 29, 2018 2:33 pm