Archive | March, 2012

Yamaha Xs650 Cafe racer First Crank

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48hr Cafe Build

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Davethewrench – Here is a 1977 XS 650 that I put together for a friend in 48hrs including sleep and lot’s of beer drinking. He had this bike sitting around for about 4 years without the know how to put it together, so with my help we slapped it together and it run’s and ride’s great. Continue Reading →

2nd corpse bike

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corpse – In progress. made the hardtail, bars, chopped the springer (was 8″ over stock when i got it) seat fake oil bag fender etc. everything but the tank itself. Continue Reading →

xs650 GoKart

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XS650 GoKart – Send in by Eric Murch!

1983 Green Meany

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Eric – Howdy, I love this site.  Here are some pics of my 83 XS650, it’s the second one I’ve had.  Bought this bike as a non running project, got it running the first day (although not well). The bike smoked badly on the left side and had all kinds of electrical issues.   Continue Reading →

XS650 bobber shakedown (reprise)

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Follow-up video to the first video uploaded in Sept. 2011. Engine has been bored out to 750cc. Changed tank from a sportster tank to a Frisco tank. New paint on tank and fender. Seat pan upholstered. Pipes painted black with black heat insulation wrap.