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    "Restored" what does that mean to you

    I shall NOT weigh in on this subject...
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    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

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    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

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    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

    I am curious about the brake lever protector...
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    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

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    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

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    It's time to start a winter Project.

    One pilot was stuck and the head was "ramped" ccw. :) A small easy-out removed it with out drama. The BS 34s are indeed tempting due largely to the body of knowledge here and they are "racked". The VMs are hanging out there by only the throat clamp. But, the VMs are mounted, have the proper...
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    It's time to start a winter Project.

    Carbs have small pods, seems the exhaust has sporty muffs on stock head pipes. A VM thread here had 190 or 200 mains. I will have to research the pilots and slides. I did check the BS34s that came cleaned up in a box of parts. They had your 132.5 mains and 42.5 pilots. First up get both...
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    22's 1980 xs650 build thread

    Somebody's sig "Never ride faster than your guardian angel can fly"
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    It's time to start a winter Project.

    Runs on one cylinder. Swapped wires and it still runs on the one right cylinder. Changed the plug, same.Dropped the float bowl, seems proper. Main 185, Pilot 42.5. Switched over to SS Allen head cap screws. $1.90 each but I have a feeling they will pay for themselves as often as I may have to...
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    It's time to start a winter Project.

    I think PO never scuffed the paint/adonizing on the bars under the switch. One detail to address. Thanks.
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    Wanted - Spoked front aluminum rim. With or without spokes and hub.

    Both is fine, sorry I misunderstood in my excitement of a good deal. Just getting to messages now.
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    Wanted - Spoked front aluminum rim. With or without spokes and hub.

    Figure the shipping on best one (I don't have a gggGary shed) and PM me pay pal info please. And thank you. Then if I need spokes do I order ss spokes from Mikes or is there a better source. I have not evaluated my current spokes, they might be fine.
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