1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

From a simple respray to a full blown rebuild or restoration, post some pics in here so we can all admire your work.

Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby Kwacky » 10 Mar 2015, 19:50

You're a damn sight more patient that I am.
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 11 Mar 2015, 18:54

New plan of attack!

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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 24 Mar 2015, 22:56

Clip on only top yoke. Adios renthals

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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 27 Mar 2015, 22:58

Not longer needing the steering lock

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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 05 Aug 2015, 13:22

Few small updates...

Casting lines removed from yokes and now off with powdercoaters.
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Front brakes serviced (Just need to buy new HEL hoses)
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Frame shotblasted ready to weld.
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby kiwikrasher » 05 Aug 2015, 13:36

Good progress!
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby Kwacky » 05 Aug 2015, 14:20

Very nice work.
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 09 Aug 2015, 11:37

Frame all welded up!

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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby MLR193 » 29 Oct 2015, 11:21

Looking good mate enjoyed reading through
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 01 Nov 2016, 08:00

Started the final mock up

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And seat

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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby duke63 » 01 Nov 2016, 08:50

Looks good. (y)
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby Kwacky » 01 Nov 2016, 09:39

What are you going to do with the tank, paint it or polish it?
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 01 Nov 2016, 09:44

Kwacky wrote:What are you going to do with the tank, paint it or polish it?

Will eventually paint it.

Plans to go French Racing Blue
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby C00kiemonster » 01 Nov 2016, 11:00

Thats looking cool!
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby Monty » 01 Nov 2016, 11:53

I'm liking that a lot, not sure what's happening to me but I really fancying doing an old custom.
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Re: 1983 Honda CB1000 Custom

Postby jlawie » 01 Nov 2016, 18:45

Do it!

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