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Old 01-12-2014, 01:41 PM   #16
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Hello norton(kel),
that's about what I asked for. Just to give ThirdBestFriend an idea of the best-looking desert sled. With lights, it would look more complete to me, but except from that, it's exactly what I asked for. So he's got a blue-print for his project.
Thanks a lot, kind regards, Bambi
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Old 01-12-2014, 08:23 PM   #17
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Jehu started a thread in Old's Cool,Desert Sleds-post em here !...
The thread started 3-25-08. Lots of sleds there.



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Old 01-13-2014, 04:33 PM   #18
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That's what I'm talking about!
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Old 03-27-2014, 02:50 PM   #19
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I got a 2000 Kawasaki W650 that ive had as a Cafe Racer for years. Im about to start the conversion to Street Scrambler/Desert sled. This is what ive always wanted to do with it, Its just been too fun as a Cafe.
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Old 03-27-2014, 10:45 PM   #20
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I'm just finishing one up.........this may help with ideas, parts suppliers, how involved you want to get, etc.........
http://www.tinshackrestoration.com/c...t100r-daytona/
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Old 05-11-2014, 07:35 AM   #21
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XS650s are great bikes for this purpose, but they're not as cheap nor common as they used to be, either. I recommend an old Honda twin, like a CB450 or CB500T. Still cheap and common, and parts are readily available.
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