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View Results: Is this chopper frame worth keeping?
Yes, it is collectible / desireable 2 66.67%
No, it is a recycling material 1 33.33%
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Old 06-16-2013, 07:17 AM   #1
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Honda CB450 Chopper Frame; What Is It?



Hi,
I came across this custom made chopper frame in a pile of other parts for sale and I'm trying to find out if anybody has ever seen one before. The guy who bought it originally said it was made by "Paco" (he made it sound like this was a known builder) and the frame has never been built / titled. If anybody has any info on it, I'd really appreciate the help. I'm trying to figure out if it is worth building up a bike on this frame, or if I'm better off letting it go to somebody else who likes choppers more than I do. I'd really like to know:

1) Who the heck built it (no name / serial number on the frame)?
2) When were they built?
3) Are they desireable, or should I be throwing it in the scrap bin?

Thank you for your help, and for taking the time to read my post.
Sincerely,
Chuck
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Old 06-16-2013, 07:31 AM   #2
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probably Paughco, they have made Chopper stuff for years.
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Old 06-16-2013, 10:46 AM   #3
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probably Paughco, they have made Chopper stuff for years.
It looks like it's an Amen Savior Frame:



Based on the little bit of research I've been able to do, it doesn't look like it's worth more than a few hundred bucks. Am I wrong?
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Old 06-16-2013, 07:27 PM   #4
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I was just guessing it was Paughco based upon the seller thinking it was Paco.
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Old 06-18-2013, 08:13 AM   #5
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Looks like a Amen Savior to me too. If one wanted to do a retro Chopper that would be just the ticket. At least it has a little rear suspension.
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Old 06-18-2013, 10:03 AM   #6
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If you started a thread on Honda Chopper or The Chopper underground I'm sure someone would be interested. I wouldn't scrap it, it is pretty rare.
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Old 06-18-2013, 02:56 PM   #7
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The springer and frame are probably worth some money to the right guy, but it might take a long time to find that guy. Even built right it would be a curiosity rather than an investment so you have to decide if the fun of building and owning it is worth it to you.
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