2

Author Topic: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?  (Read 127 times)

0 Members and 2 Guests are viewing this topic.

Offline grcamna2

  • Not a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,624
  • I love to restore & travel. Keep'em Going Strong !
I've been looking for an alloy front rim for the 75' CB400F 1.60x18" that has the same style(non-shouldered)and spoke pattern as my oem steel chrome rim.

I will consider a 1.85x18" alloy for the front after having exhausted myself looking for a 1.60
« Last Edit: January 11, 2017, 02:05:21 PM by grcamna2 »
75' CB400F/'bunch o' parts' & 81' CB125S modded to a 'CB200S'
  I love the small ones too !
Do your BEST...nobody can take that away from you !

Near Pittsburgh,PA.,soon to move out West.

Offline innovativems

  • Full Member
  • *
  • Posts: 59
Bucannon's and I believe mikesxs do


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Offline 540nova

  • Hot Shot
  • ***
  • Posts: 290
Sun, Excel, and DID, available at Buchanan's, among other places.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Offline grcamna2

  • Not a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,624
  • I love to restore & travel. Keep'em Going Strong !
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2017, 03:31:30 PM »
I want one for less than $100 if possible.My main concern is the spoke pattern match the angle of the hub size on the 75' CB400F.
75' CB400F/'bunch o' parts' & 81' CB125S modded to a 'CB200S'
  I love the small ones too !
Do your BEST...nobody can take that away from you !

Near Pittsburgh,PA.,soon to move out West.

Offline sxs

  • Full Member
  • *
  • Posts: 1
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2017, 03:37:50 PM »
I want one for less than $100 if possible.My main concern is the spoke pattern match the angle of the hub size on the 75' CB400F.

X2

Offline grcamna2

  • Not a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,624
  • I love to restore & travel. Keep'em Going Strong !
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2017, 05:30:19 PM »
I want one for less than $100 if possible.My main concern is the spoke pattern match the angle of the hub size on the 75' CB400F.

X2

Do you mean Yamaha ?  please clarify
like a mikesXS front rim for a disc brake XS650? was curious if that would have the same size hub as the CB400F w/ similar spoke angles? only those are 19" and I want an 18" front rim..
« Last Edit: January 17, 2017, 09:25:21 AM by grcamna2 »
75' CB400F/'bunch o' parts' & 81' CB125S modded to a 'CB200S'
  I love the small ones too !
Do your BEST...nobody can take that away from you !

Near Pittsburgh,PA.,soon to move out West.

Offline grcamna2

  • Not a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,624
  • I love to restore & travel. Keep'em Going Strong !
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #6 on: January 17, 2017, 09:20:35 AM »
bump
75' CB400F/'bunch o' parts' & 81' CB125S modded to a 'CB200S'
  I love the small ones too !
Do your BEST...nobody can take that away from you !

Near Pittsburgh,PA.,soon to move out West.

Offline innovativems

  • Full Member
  • *
  • Posts: 59
Mikesxs is the cheapest


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Offline Bodi

  • Old Timer
  • ******
  • Posts: 3,926
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2017, 10:04:02 AM »
I think pretty much any 18x36 rim made for a disc brake front hub will work fine. The angle change would be very slight between the hub flange diameters commonly used. You should only have problems trying to use a drum brake drilled rim on a disk hub (or the reverse).
I would tend to go a size wider though - finding tires (decent tires at least) that are sized for a 1.6" rim is not so easy.

Offline Don R

  • My Sandcast is a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 8,400
  • Saver of unloved motorcycles.
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #9 on: January 17, 2017, 10:41:40 AM »
I got cb400F rims from yamiya.
The wheel keeps on turning and you cant slow down, you can't hold on and you can't let go, you can't go back and you can't stand still, if the thunder don't get ya then the lightnin will.

Offline grcamna2

  • Not a
  • Really Old Timer ...
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,624
  • I love to restore & travel. Keep'em Going Strong !
Re: Who makes an alloy standard style 1.60x18" rim to fit my CB400F front ?
« Reply #10 on: January 17, 2017, 11:52:45 AM »
I got cb400F rims from yamiya.

Don,
Were you able to find an alloy 18" for the front of your CB400F ?
75' CB400F/'bunch o' parts' & 81' CB125S modded to a 'CB200S'
  I love the small ones too !
Do your BEST...nobody can take that away from you !

Near Pittsburgh,PA.,soon to move out West.

 

;