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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  • Kymco Zing turned Bobber :D
    by petrolhead1989 » Thu Dec 19, 2013 6:01 pm
    40 Replies
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    Last post by RantMachine
    Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:55 pm
  • Honda NS125R carb rebuild kit
    by sonofbill93 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:39 pm
    0 Replies
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    Last post by sonofbill93
    Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:39 pm
  • Help with magneto wires please
    by johnmaan1 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:08 pm
    1 Replies
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    Last post by Stu
    Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:17 pm
  • Painting Suggestion
    by Samadielka » Thu Apr 27, 2017 2:10 pm
    15 Replies
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    Last post by Kikesin
    Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:53 pm
  • Suzuki GN 125 newly made wiring loom problem
    by dan1234 » Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:25 pm
    4 Replies
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    Last post by JRH
    Thu Jun 15, 2017 8:48 pm
  • Carb repair kits for Suziki Bandit 250 GSF 1991
    by rstefanov » Wed May 24, 2017 9:17 pm
    5 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Sun Jun 04, 2017 3:07 am
  • Honda cb400fe four 1977
    by Yeti6198 » Wed May 10, 2017 5:17 pm
    4 Replies
    939 Views
    Last post by Mawsley
    Tue May 16, 2017 11:15 am
  • Garage find (in my garage)
    by Bianco2564 » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:28 pm
    3 Replies
    761 Views
    Last post by Grumpy Old Git
    Thu May 04, 2017 12:18 pm
  • custom lights
    by fastbob » Sat Apr 29, 2017 2:48 pm
    1 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Sat Apr 29, 2017 2:58 pm
  • Peak voltage adapter
    by spanner » Thu Mar 30, 2017 12:59 pm
    5 Replies
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    Last post by spanner
    Thu Apr 06, 2017 9:56 pm
  • Project bike-help with wiring
    by classifiedmoto » Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:08 pm
    14 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Thu Apr 06, 2017 5:29 pm
  • Painting chrome
    by Ricco1 » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:27 am
    2 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:45 pm
  • Any advice on painting a moped?
    by A_will0 » Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:59 pm
    7 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Sat Apr 01, 2017 11:35 pm
  • Family member searching for his old bike.
    by Luckylainey » Fri Mar 31, 2017 10:08 pm
    4 Replies
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    Last post by Luckylainey
    Sat Apr 01, 2017 9:07 pm
  • Engine cases
    by spanner » Tue Mar 28, 2017 11:03 am
    7 Replies
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    Last post by Stu
    Tue Mar 28, 2017 6:56 pm
  • Re covering a seat
    by Ricco1 » Mon Mar 27, 2017 11:37 am
    6 Replies
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    Last post by MarkW
    Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:23 am
  • Exhaust coating rusting
    by Craig 8150 » Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:19 pm
    2 Replies
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    Last post by fastbob
    Thu Mar 23, 2017 7:21 pm
  • Adapting rear mudguard?
    by Ricco1 » Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:38 am
    0 Replies
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    Last post by Ricco1
    Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:38 am
  • Right, that's it - enough is enough
    by MarkW » Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:15 pm
    11 Replies
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    Last post by MarkW
    Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:14 pm
  • Good online breakers
    by Phthalo » Fri Feb 24, 2017 1:16 pm
    13 Replies
    1292 Views
    Last post by TC1474
    Mon Feb 27, 2017 9:28 am
  • Kawa GT750 advice needed
    by obyapka » Thu Feb 16, 2017 1:26 pm
    7 Replies
    1238 Views
    Last post by MonsterMunch
    Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:37 pm
  • YBR Cafe Racer Project - now won't start!
    by saltylimey » Fri Feb 10, 2017 7:28 pm
    15 Replies
    1657 Views
    Last post by Westbeef
    Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:27 pm
  • Fiberglas repairs?
    by painkiller » Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:26 pm
    16 Replies
    1728 Views
    Last post by MonsterMunch
    Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:15 pm
  • WWI Era Royal Enfield found in Namibian Junkyard - Info wanted
    by larsFb » Thu Feb 09, 2017 10:22 am
    5 Replies
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    Last post by Grumpy Old Git
    Thu Feb 09, 2017 8:03 pm
  • Suzuki GP100 full restoration
    by Philc » Mon Mar 23, 2015 6:33 pm
    23 Replies
    4279 Views
    Last post by Philc
    Tue Feb 07, 2017 11:50 pm
  • Any spare parts?
    by damo1234 » Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:27 am
    1 Replies
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    Last post by Classickid21
    Tue Feb 07, 2017 3:10 pm
  • Suzuki AY 50 K3 project - HELP!!!
    by A_will0 » Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:37 pm
    4 Replies
    560 Views
    Last post by A_will0
    Mon Feb 06, 2017 7:52 am
  • Yamaha SR 125 Project
    by YamCafe » Thu Feb 02, 2017 4:21 pm
    8 Replies
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    Last post by YamCafe
    Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:56 am
  • CBR500R Sharpie project, Done!!
    by Samadielka » Mon Jan 30, 2017 5:03 pm
    20 Replies
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    Last post by Samadielka
    Wed Feb 01, 2017 11:23 am
  • Susuki GSXR400 - prpject bike -looking to sell if anyone has any tips
    by Chloetiz » Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:37 pm
    9 Replies
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    Last post by Chloetiz
    Thu Jan 26, 2017 8:46 pm
  • XJ650 Restoration, Holy Tank!!!!!
    by Dunneyboy » Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:08 am
    6 Replies
    1021 Views
    Last post by Hoggs
    Wed Jan 25, 2017 12:07 pm
  • GSXR 1000 K5 - From 'Kermit' to 'Sapphire'
    by Az- » Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:49 pm
    14 Replies
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    Last post by Stu
    Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:04 pm
  • Electric Motorbikes Build (model)
    by connorwmc » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:22 pm
    18 Replies
    1439 Views
    Last post by Joeman
    Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:24 am
  • To lacquer or not !
    by Craig 8150 » Mon Jun 20, 2016 11:51 am
    7 Replies
    1288 Views
    Last post by Meggark
    Tue Jan 03, 2017 2:23 pm
  • Help Identifying a Motorbike
    by GrandadsMoto » Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:59 pm
    20 Replies
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    Last post by GrandadsMoto
    Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:23 pm
  • Can you identify the year of this Honda CG125
    by eduley » Mon Sep 19, 2016 9:17 pm
    9 Replies
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    Last post by Classickid21
    Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:02 pm
  • The oldest bike restoration thread on here?
    by Gautrek » Fri Mar 21, 2014 8:43 pm
    111 Replies
    19228 Views
    Last post by drzhooner
    Sat Nov 12, 2016 11:32 am
  • Compressor
    by Mawsley » Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:10 am
    14 Replies
    2360 Views
    Last post by Mississippi Bullfrog
    Tue Nov 08, 2016 12:30 pm
  • cbr400rr nc23 600 conversion
    by crowhurst87 » Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:14 pm
    3 Replies
    759 Views
    Last post by spanner
    Sat Oct 29, 2016 7:57 am
  • Yamaha 125 Enticer
    by megawatt » Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:06 pm
    3 Replies
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    Last post by niku
    Mon Oct 24, 2016 5:58 am
  • Honda CBR 400rr NC23 Resto
    by spanner » Wed Jul 13, 2016 2:23 pm
    60 Replies
    7125 Views
    Last post by drzhooner
    Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:16 pm
  • Kawasaki Z550 Bobber
    by Doomnami » Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:27 am
    12 Replies
    1345 Views
    Last post by Doomnami
    Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:12 am
  • Frame weight comparison
    by Jim1973 » Fri Sep 23, 2016 4:11 pm
    1 Replies
    930 Views
    Last post by Tango
    Sat Sep 24, 2016 11:56 am
  • PROJECT Kawasaki ER5 500cc Arrived home safely
    by Classickid21 » Sun Nov 15, 2015 12:25 pm
    145 Replies
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    Last post by Classickid21
    Fri Aug 26, 2016 4:29 pm
  • KMX200A Fork Conversion? (New Project)
    by Matty956 » Thu Aug 11, 2016 6:43 pm
    7 Replies
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    Last post by spanner
    Sat Aug 13, 2016 7:33 am
  • Next project -- Ar125 on road build---
    by Classickid21 » Tue Apr 19, 2016 12:53 pm
    72 Replies
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    Last post by Classickid21
    Thu Aug 04, 2016 1:41 pm
  • 125cc Jinlun 11
    by Lozzableu » Sun Jul 31, 2016 11:10 am
    3 Replies
    884 Views
    Last post by Lozzableu
    Sun Jul 31, 2016 2:12 pm
  • The cost of a spruce up?
    by Mawsley » Tue Jul 26, 2016 3:37 pm
    8 Replies
    1222 Views
    Last post by eastanglianbiker
    Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:44 am
  • Kawasaki KC100 Electrical gremlin... HELP!
    by eunos20b » Fri Jul 22, 2016 10:19 pm
    5 Replies
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    Last post by eunos20b
    Sat Jul 23, 2016 10:37 am
  • Any suggestions on what I can do with this?
    by scotthamilton75 » Fri Jun 03, 2016 7:10 pm
    14 Replies
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    Last post by scotthamilton75
    Wed Jul 20, 2016 10:30 pm