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Re: Advice needed on cafe racer

Post by Tiggie » Fri May 22, 2020 8:20 pm

That overly long speedo cable loosely hanging around by front of the wheel is the icing on the cake :mrgreen:
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Re: Advice needed on cafe racer

Post by skyrider » Fri May 22, 2020 8:40 pm

right what im inclined to say is leave that bike where it is and continue your search until you find a bike that is roadworthy and a proper cafe racer like the photo of the guy with his bike and when you do find one you will look just as happy as him :thumb:
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Re: Advice needed on cafe racer

Post by fastbob » Fri May 22, 2020 8:59 pm

dynax wrote:
Fri May 22, 2020 2:34 pm
I doubt it, looks like just a headlight on it, no rear light,no brake light, no indicators(but also not needed), no chain guard, it's a piece of shite :roll:
Look again , side mounted .

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Re: Advice needed on cafe racer

Post by fastbob » Fri May 22, 2020 9:03 pm

And of course we all know what kind of a c**t would fit a battery eliminator . 😂

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Re: Advice needed on cafe racer

Post by fastbob » Sat May 23, 2020 8:58 am

Snod Blatter wrote:
Fri May 22, 2020 8:15 pm
The front end and rear wheel look like they're from a Lexmoto Arizona (I recognise the CB250 wheels!) but I can't quite figure out what the frame and swingarm came from. It's not the Arizona because that front downpipe of the frame would've been split into two loops while this uses the engine as a stressed member like the CB250.

Anything with a pod filter should be avoided, and anything with the battery hidden (or removed??) is only fit for scrap. Plus it'd be an absolute nightmare to insure, are there any modifications we should know about sir..?
If you zoom in on the engine it says Skyjet so I'm guessing the frame and engine are both knock off CG 125 .

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