Archive | January, 2011

Eric’s Xs650 – Made in France

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Eric- This motorcycle was modified and approved in 1979. I bought it in the state of wreck in 2009. I began to unsettle the engine for checks, i changed the regulator for a combo, then I changed all the electric circuit and the carburettors. Continue Reading →

Project XS650 Bobber – Video 5.1

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I called this update version 5.1 instead of 6 because technically the project finished at video 5 as that’s when I got the bike finished and registered for the road. I made this video because the look of the bike has changed significantly since the last video. the changes are pretty much a direct result of me fine tuning the look of the bike to my own preferred style.

Man, I love this bike. I’d rather be seen on this bike which I built with my own hands than some modern styled kit chopper that I handed over a wad of cash for. thunzie

chris’s – Xs650 Chopper

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I built this bike 6 years ago. I shortened the girder, gusseted the frame, cut off all the stock stuff, added a norton atlas quick release rear hub to a Harley drop center 16″ rim, 21″ spool front wheel. Continue Reading →

Matchless/xs650 with sidecar

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Write about your XS650.: 63 Matchless with xs650 and homemade sidecar. Western Canada curious about origin? Continue Reading →

Finished project

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I finished this project mid last year. Including the bike purchase, I had $2800 wrapped up in her. Did most the work myself. The bike sold for $3000 less than 1 month after build.

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mi primer proyecto!!

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hola desde que la vi en un evento en chih. mexico. me encanto , nisiquiera sabia que se llamaban bobber, vi una 650 especial en un taller abandonada, la compre y hasta haora asi la llevo.

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