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Thursday, 6 January 2011

My Yamaha SR500 cafe racer project

A little bit of a mock up to get an idea of the look.
The rear half of the seat is the back chopped off an old sportster tank.
I bashed the knee cutouts in the tank with a pannel beating hammer.
Took the grinder to the frame and cut off all the shit i dont need.
The motor waiting for attention. the rims have been polished and the hubs i bead blasted.

4 comments:

  1. Nice one! Bang on trend too (if you listen to Billy Joel that is!)

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  2. Toddy, there are only so many times I can say nice, cool etc.... but what else can I say.
    Love all of your work and vision and love peeking around the cool workshop, special projects and special tools in the background.

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  3. The things in the background are often as interesting as the project thats being photographed. i always spend time studying the background on other peoples posts, some very interesting going on..

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