Honda CB / CBF / CBR - Owners-Thread

Discussion in 'Road Warriors' started by Mike_K, Feb 10, 2011.

  1. jon_l

    jon_l Long timer

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    That is a beauty. Mileage?
  2. argentcorvid

    argentcorvid Some Guy

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    Shifting sucks :rofl

    1978 CB400A. these pics are from the day i put some Sportster mufflers on. the PO scrapped the rusted-out originials before I bought it. it needs some tank paint, a seat recover, and a new CDI.

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  3. Monday

    Monday Been here awhile

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    My 99' 600F4.

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    Checking valves, new plugs, replaced a couple cracked vacuum lines, air filter, prefilters and fuel filter. Ran good before doing that...runs great now! :deal
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  4. Veetwin

    Veetwin n00b

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  5. Veetwin

    Veetwin n00b

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  6. RaY YreKa

    RaY YreKa Palanquins RTW

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    I just bought a 1993 CBR1000F.

    I guess this is my new thread? :D
  7. RaY YreKa

    RaY YreKa Palanquins RTW

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    23,300 miles.

    Nexxus pipes, s/s headers, wing-rack for luggage.

    I actually prefer the 1995/96 colour scheme (black/grey/yellow), but couldn't pass this up.
  8. rdtz

    rdtz Adventurer

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    Meath,Ireland
    I have this bike 15yrs,the longest I've kept a road machine----


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    --CB1100RB here's to the next 15 yrs!!
  9. Plungerhead

    Plungerhead Been here awhile

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    Just recently sold this beauty, fortunately to a fellow Texan in Dallas....
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    I KNOW I will regret it someday. :nod
  10. Plungerhead

    Plungerhead Been here awhile

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    This Beast will be up for sale very soon...
    My 2001 CBR1100XX (with 2002 paint)
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  11. Plungerhead

    Plungerhead Been here awhile

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    All because THIS bike keeps me up at night..............
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  12. jon_l

    jon_l Long timer

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    Nice find Ray. Judging from the position of those bars, it looks like the riding position is very neutral and comfortable.
  13. RaY YreKa

    RaY YreKa Palanquins RTW

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    Yes, it is.

    Someone asked if the bike has risers, but afaik that's the stock position.
  14. Bonsai Elephant

    Bonsai Elephant Banned

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    Very clean looking and great mileage!

    Enjoy!

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  15. robnobrakes

    robnobrakes n00b

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    Bought in October last year..
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    now being rebuilt as a Cafe Racer.
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  16. vrrm

    vrrm n00b

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    This is my '12 CBR600RR in Death Valley. It was a short weekend trip from the Los Angeles area.

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  17. mrbreeze

    mrbreeze Long timer

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  18. Nihon Newbie

    Nihon Newbie Been here awhile

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    I see I'm going to have to read this whole thread...You all have some really nice bikes!!

    Here is a very brief summary of my affair with the CBR platform...

    First it was a new red 2006 600RR
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    Then that bike became silver
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    Then I sold that one and bought a new black 2007 600RR
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    Which I had for exactly 4 years, 36,000 miles, raced it, was absolutely in love with it, and it eventually became this:
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    Unfortunately, I had to sell it in 2011, before I embarked on a 16 month, solo bicycle tour of the entire USA.

    Got home a few months ago, and last Saturday I went down to LA to buy this 2008 600RR, with 620 miles on it:
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    I rode it home 8 days ago, and immediately tore it down to the motor+frame, and have been meticulously rebuilding it to my standards. I will finish the rebuild tomorrow. :D
  19. robnobrakes

    robnobrakes n00b

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    Getting closer to the first shakedown run :)
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  20. Nihon Newbie

    Nihon Newbie Been here awhile

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    "Interesting" front rotor design...:huh