Archive | June, 2011

Hi-Jinx inc. – XS

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Got a couple of them now, not so easy to find in West Oz, Black one is my daily rider,sporty tank one is ready for paint,Ali tank one has had some neck and back bone work. Continue Reading →

XS650 in the Clutch

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The Clutch

Justin – Honestly, a lot of my inspiration to complete this project was from all the great bikes that have posted on your site over the years. Most notably, Hans from Hollands cafe with a see through clutch cover was a big inspiration, as witnessed by my own clutch cover.

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770cc upgrade

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Built this bike using a projex hardtail frame, sporty tank and triumph rear fender,the engine has been bored to 770 cc. Continue Reading →

74 Drager – Dmitry D

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I picked up this 74 TX650A off craigslist in April for $350. There wasnt much to it, as the guy started to cafe racer it out, so there was no tank, handle bars, seat, basically motor and wheels and a bunch of miscellaneous parts in boxes. Only thing i could check is the motor turned over, luckily, cause its been sitting out in the yard prob a good couple years. Continue Reading →

Holiday yamaha xs650

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Second gen Holiday xs 650 starting up.
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The Redline XS650 Cafe – By: Vintage Customs

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1978 Yamaha xs650 Special hybrid with xs500 tank, brakes, swingarm & wheels.
An old fashion, down low, cafe racer. -Vintage Customs-