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Just picked up this ugly beast for $1700 STREET LEGAL!!!


It's ugly as sin right now, I know, but with actually not too many bucks after selling lightbar from this, and radiator, plus many many sv parts, it will look something like this over the winter! :rock:


After riding this for a quick ride around the neighborhood, I love this more than my Sv! (sorry guys) Pucker factor while riding is a 12/10. SO MUCH POWAHHH!!!:drooling_bouncy_smi
Build thread to follow :)
 

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Yeah! Here, some big ass lights,
 

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OOOH!...most intriguing. ive been lusting after the idea of a tard for a while. Hope i can afford to do one soon as well. Cant beat the XRs!
 

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^^ Mad8vskilz, you're pinning the WrongMeter!!
 

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Hahahah that's a great pic haha, but I bought it for a project for my High School auto class, I'm already the only kid with one bike at my high school, might as well make it two!
 

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Setup for tear down


What a mess of wiring on such a simple bike!!! :mad:

 

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Naked!



Cleaned up the motor, innards were good!

 

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Slowly assembling with what little parts I have!
 

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If you are going through that much trouble you will want to re-valve those forks and re-spring that shock. I would also change the fork seals while you are in the front. Looks great so far.
 

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I'd leave the Giant dual lights on. The stock XR headlight sucks offroad at night. Just fab a cage to protect them.
 

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Or just use one. Or you could get a Trail Tech X2 HID and look 1 bazillion times better than that two light monstrosity.

The light on my 'tard sucks (less output than the BRP), but I can still see at night with it. I navigated southern Ohio forests just fine with it at road speeds.
 

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I always liked the giant dual bug eye look on a dual sport Wacky. Especially with a gnarly cage around it.
 

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Haha until I can afford the supermoto setup for the wheels that costs around a grand, I'll be dual sporting it. :) But here is an update, getting so close!
 

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anything cheap you can score for 17" front? my crf100 for example, i was able to snag a crf80 wheel that dropped right inl so the front and rear are the same size (16" though)
for my kx, i may get a spoke kit from buchanans and a rim and relace
 

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You just sparked an Idea, maybe I could use an 18 inch rear wheel and put 120 series tire on it. Maybe...
 
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