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2013 xs650 build off bikes

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Irish_prick, Nov 1, 2012.

  1. Irish_prick

    Irish_prick master of the cut'n wheel

    So I got most of the parts in and I'm go'n to start the tail pan thursday. Should have everything in run'n roller b4 the smokeout trip june. Some of the parts honda cb500t tank reworked xs750 d seat 6 1/4 over swingarm clipons, hydro clutch. duel disc front brakes, long low sport bike look custom.

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  2. AceofSpades

    AceofSpades XS650 Addict

    I am sad to report, I have to drop out of the build-off...... no progress being made, and no money to get anything further along... plus major life changes in progress... I needed to have it fully welded, and in running/riding condition by now in order to have a legitimate chance of being finished in time... I will continue to post any progress made, and follow along.... I wish you all luck.
  3. Irish_prick

    Irish_prick master of the cut'n wheel

    Hey bro that sucks to here if you need a welder to get it done and all your big weld work can be done in like 3to5 days and u got a spot in ur yard for a one man tent ill help you out! If nothing else atleast come hangout with us!

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  4. mossy_oak

    mossy_oak XS650 Member

    Mossy_oak here, representing represent the bike Rush2112 and I are building together.
  5. mossy_oak

    mossy_oak XS650 Member

    ...damn attachment manager

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  6. TwoManyXS1Bs

    TwoManyXS1Bs BBQ Hunter Top Contributor

    Wow, really like the side-view profile. If Yamaha were to reintroduce the 650 like this, I think it would go.
    I'm worried about the welds, though...
  7. Well I've been ripping the streets on my build of bike. It runs so strong! Only issue is a small oil leak from the push rod seal...I have a new one just no damn time to put it in. All in all I wouldn't change a thing!

    I just picked this up to play with too...
  8. itrguy

    itrguy XS650 Addict

    Sweet scooter! Livingdead
  9. Kinsygrl

    Kinsygrl XS650 Addict

    Is this build off still going on
  10. No its ended and I took 1st 2nd and 3rd place.
  11. I am Carbon

    I am Carbon shade tree mechanic XS650.com Supporter

    You might at that!
  12. Here are some more recent photo's just after we started the engine for the first time.....Fired right up first crank, oldskool carbs, pamco new style ignition and advancer.....I now have some starter engagement issues to fix.. cant seem to find new spring, for #4 gear... any advice on were to get a new one i would be most thankfull....

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  13. That is awesome looking Rush!
  14. Kinsygrl

    Kinsygrl XS650 Addict

    How often do you guys do build offs?

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  15. I am Carbon

    I am Carbon shade tree mechanic XS650.com Supporter

    This is the first that I know of.
  16. Irish_prick

    Irish_prick master of the cut'n wheel

    This the first and if it goes well there will be more

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  17. GeorgeKillianLett

    GeorgeKillianLett Pretty new to bikes.

    Hey! Great work Rush2112 and Mossy Oak!
  18. I am Carbon

    I am Carbon shade tree mechanic XS650.com Supporter

  19. Any thoughts on supplier for #4 starter gear spring......anyone?
  20. Irish_prick

    Irish_prick master of the cut'n wheel

    ok so try'n to get these thing go'n and build'n a crazy bike just is not work'n with shop and day job hrs. so I had to shift gears again. im do'n a brat lane splitter I put a stock swingarm back on the bike and took some parts from a KZ lane splitter that Im build'n for fun and lowered the seat rails. add some rebel shocks the jumpstreet bars and pandemonium tank from the KZ project and a cheap seat ill recover I got at the swap meet last week. i have the hhb riser bushings and a hydro clutch for it. I have to order a few things PMA/pamco and sparx cap. but it should be a run and ride'n by the july 4th. just have'n a few delays with some of my parts guys and cash is get'n short rite now with no parts to sell so I had to rethink a few things to try to make the best event I can. here's a pic of the bike so far


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