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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Travis, Nov 22, 2016.

  1. JayR

    33 vote(s)
  2. wrenchjohns

    23 vote(s)
  3. fjzr04

    39 vote(s)
  4. gentlemanjim.

    44 vote(s)
  5. pckopp

    17 vote(s)
  6. Halfmile

    65 vote(s)
  7. yamadudeXS650C

    34 vote(s)
  8. VonFuct

    38 vote(s)
  9. Shenanigans

    13 vote(s)
  10. Paulrxs650

    64 vote(s)
  11. phil1rowe4

    55 vote(s)
  12. Wingedwheel

    23 vote(s)
  13. SEd27

    39 vote(s)
  14. KryptoKnight

    37 vote(s)
  15. Gracer

    57 vote(s)
  16. Vincenthdfan

    40 vote(s)
  17. schlakeandbake308

    28 vote(s)
  18. Artek

    62 vote(s)
  19. MrBultaco

    60 vote(s)
  20. Michaelo

    38 vote(s)
  21. DanielBlack

    23 vote(s)
  22. littlebill31

    15 vote(s)
  23. Lance Weersma

    26 vote(s)
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  1. Wharfcreek

    Wharfcreek Near 50 Yrs of Experience

    I guess it's too late to go for the 'bone stock' award........ DSC01533.JPG

    I should mention that I just got the 'original' tank back from the painter......the one on it in this picture was just a temporary one I could use while I dialed in the carb jetting. It now has a 'dent-free' tank.....and the thing is almost like a time-capsule!
  2. Thanks for the votes, The 75B is looking great today, for a everyday rider, not too bad, here are a couple of more pictures......

    Cheers Mick

    Everyday rider.jpg

    xs650 1.jpg
  3. Wharfcreek

    Wharfcreek Near 50 Yrs of Experience

    Mick & Vitess, I should get my son to post pics of his '75. I 'gifted' the bike to him a few years back, and we completed a complete restoration on it to where it looks just like your two bikes now......FINALLY!! I've got to say, those '75s are really the icons of XS650s in my book! Very nice bikes guys!! Tom D.
  4. YamadudeXS650C

    YamadudeXS650C Central New York XS650

    I appreciate the nomination a lot for this resto that took me a few years. I bought the barn find 5 years ago for $500 and dismantled it completely, and did all the work myself including the paint. It has a vintage Dyna ignition, and stock engine internals. I built Pete's design rectifier from Radio Shack parts and used a VR-727 regulator. Hand polished the cases. I rebuilt the clutch, forks, and carbs. Original seat, Euro bars,Uni filters. XS650.rebuild 009.JPG XS650.rebuild 005.JPG XS650.rebuild 016.JPG XS650.rebuild 007.JPG
    Last edited: Nov 29, 2016
  5. Here are a few with my phone. HD pictures will be uploaded after work

    Attached Files:

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  6. High quality photos

    Attached Files:

  7. samoran1

    samoran1 XS650 Addict

    Congrats to the winners! A great group of bikes again this year. Thanks to all for your participation!

    Winners: please follow these steps.
    send high resolution photos (Must be 300 dpi!)
    to: Shawn@morandesignco.com
    Subject: XS Calendar

    Name: (given or member name if you prefer)
    Year/ model:

    Please send by Sunday at the latest.

  8. Thanks to eveyone who voted for my bike - very much appreciated!
    Ill get my photos over ASAP
  9. halfmile

    halfmile XS650 Addict

    Thanks again to 650Skull for the nomination and to TwoManyXS1Bs for the 2nd and many many thanks to everyone who voted for my tracker. Looking forward to seeing all the great XS650`s in print on the 2017 calendar. Again many many thanks to all.
  10. Travis

    Travis Staff Member Staff Member

    Thank you to everyone who participated in the nomination and voting process this year!

    Here are the top 13:
    Halfmile - 65
    Paulrxs650 - 64
    Artek - 62
    MrBultaco - 60
    Gracer - 57
    phil1rowe4 - 55
    gentlemanjim - 44
    Vincenthdfan - 40
    fjzr04 - 39
    SEd27 - 39
    VonFuct - 38
    Michaelo - 38
    KryptoKnight - 37

    The next runners up should have photos ready if one or two of the above don't get pictures to Shawn in a time he determines reasonable.
    yamadudeXS650C - 34
    JayR - 33

    Now get your photos to Shawn! You will need 4 high quality photos of your bike with no logos or watermarks and your name, location, bike year/model. The photo requirements for the last couple of years have been at least 3375 x 2625 pixels, but Shawn will have the final say on that this year as well.
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  11. MrBultaco

    MrBultaco it ran before parked

    I wish to thank all the forum members for their votes for my entry this year.
    This is a fantastic group of builders and their bikes to be associated with.

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  12. I am indeed honored to be listed among such worthy competitors, the bikes in this competition were freaking gorgeous.

    I have provided pictures to Shawn.
  13. Thanks one and all, my pics are now with Shawn.
  14. Wingedwheel

    Wingedwheel Get a bigger hammer

    Thanks to everyone that voted for me. Congrats to the winners....
  15. Thank you to the members of the forum for the votes for the mighty 75B, my pictures have been sent in... plenty of well deserving bikes for the calendar of 2017

    Cheers Mick
  16. SEd27

    SEd27 XS650 Enthusiast

    Photos sent in yesterday.

    Thank you to all those that took the time to vote.

    It was a humbling experience to be nominated and included in the calendar.
  17. Vincenthdfan

    Vincenthdfan XS650 Addict

    Pictures sent to Shawn....

    Thanks again for the nomination and the votes everyone, I sincerely appreciate it!

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