Honda CX500 Custom – 1979 Restored Motorcycle

Manufacturer: Honda      Year:

Honda CX500 Custom – 1979


Year: 1979
Manufacturer: Honda
Model: CX500 Custom
Colour: Blue
Engine Size: 500
Drive Type: Shaft
Start Type: Electric Start

Restored 1979 Honda CX500 Custom Motorcycle.

The fuel tank and side panels were painted in Candy Universal Blue with a new graphics kit.

Brand new replacement mufflers were used, these are replacements recommended by the CX500 owners forum.

The mirrors were replaced.

A new seat cover was sourced.

The air filter was renewed.

New old stock parts used include:

Left handlebar control switch,
Both levers,
Clutch speedo and tacho cables,
Front brake calliper and master cylinder rebuild kits,
Fork seals and fork oil.

The fuel tank was sealed inside with a fuel tank sealing kit.

The carburettors were ultrasonically cleaned and rebuilt.

The centre stand, side stand, and muffler centre chamber were removed, sandblasted, painted and reinstalled.

A great restored Honda CX500 Custom Motorcycle.

Triumph TR6 -1967 Restored Motorcycle

Manufacturer: Triumph      Year:

Triumph TR6 -1967


Year: 1967
Manufacturer: Triumph
Model: TR6
Colour: Green
Engine Size: 650
Drive Type: Chain
Start Type: Kick Start

Restored 1967 Triumph TR6 Motorcycle.

This lovely Triumph has been fully restored.

The frame and fender stays were powder coated.

New exhaust pipes were used.

A Mikuni 32mm carburettor was fitted as this makes starting easier and it produces more power than the stock 389/239

A new heavy duty t140 clutch was fitted.

New Boyer electronic ignition and 6v coils were sourced.

The engine and gearbox were completed rebuilt.

A Megacycle 510-05 cam was added for more power.

The speedo and tacho were replaced with new reproduction items.

The front and rear hubs were powder coated.

The wheels were rebuilt with new UK made rims and spokes.

All of the aluminium covers were polished.

A lovely restored Triumph TR6 Motorcycle.

Yamaha RT1 Enduro 360 – 1971 Restored Motorcycle

Manufacturer: Yamaha      Year:

Yamaha RT1 Enduro 360 – 1971

Year: 1971
Manufacturer: Yamaha
Model: RT1
Colour: Black
Engine Size: 360
Drive Type: Chain
Start Type: Kick Start

Restored 1971 Yamaha RT1 Enduro 360 Motorcycle.

This museum piece has been restored to the original specifications.

The fenders and chain guard were sandblasted and repainted with the correct shade of grey.

The gas tank, headlight shell, oil tank and fork ears were painted with the original Yamaha black colour.

The frame was sandblasted and powder coated with gloss black.

The seat pan, tool box, air box, stand and skid plate were sandblasted and painted Yamaha black and clear coated twice for protection.

All of the nuts and bolts including the spokes, wheels hubs, front forks and the engine covers were polished.

All of the cables were replaced with brand new ones.

All of the external engine seals were replaced.

The chain adjusters, speedometer, tachometer and the  handlebar turn signals were re-chromed.

New old stock rear shocks were sourced and fitted.

The seat was recovered and the foam was replaced.

A really lovely example of the Yamaha RT1 Enduro 360 Motorcycle.

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