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Middleweight Match-Up

Korven's 1973 Candy Gold CB500K1
28 (68.3%)
jakec's CB400F
13 (31.7%)

Total Members Voted: 41

Voting closed: August 31, 2020, 08:39:31 pm

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Offline SOHC4 Cafe Racer Fan

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« Last Edit: August 16, 2020, 11:58:39 am by SOHC4 Cafe Racer Fan »
1975 CB550K1 "Blue" Stockish Restomod (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=135005.0)
1975 CB550F1 frame/CB650 engine hybrid "The Hot Mess" (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php/topic,150220.0.html)
2014 MV Agusta Brutale Dragster 800
2016+ Triumph Thruxton 1200 R (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php/topic,170198.0.html)

"There are some things nobody needs in this world, and a bright-red, hunch-back, warp-speed 900cc cafe racer is one of them — but I want one anyway, and on some days I actually believe I need one.... Being shot out of a cannon will always be better than being squeezed out of a tube. That is why God made fast motorcycles, Bubba." Hunter S. Thompson, Song of the Sausage Creature, Cycle World, March 1995.  (http://www.latexnet.org/~csmith/sausage.html)

Sold/Emeritus
1973 CB750K2 "Bionic Mongrel" (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=132734.0) - Sold
1977 CB750K7 "Nine Lives" Restomod (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=50490.0) - Sold
2005 RVT1000RR RC51-SP2 "El Diablo" - Sold

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2020, 09:43:24 am »
Here are some photos of the 400 taken in different light:

https://www.instagram.com/p/CB6hYnTBSF-/
1975 CB400 F Stock
1973 CB750 Chop
1970 CL350 K2 Stock

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2020, 01:06:08 pm »
Now this one is going to be close Don.
C95 sprint bike.
CB95 hybrid race bike
CB95 race bike
CB92
RS 175. sprint/land speed bike
JMR Racing CB750A street ET drag bike

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2020, 03:35:13 am »
Did I open my mouth to soon Don ? hahahaha
C95 sprint bike.
CB95 hybrid race bike
CB95 race bike
CB92
RS 175. sprint/land speed bike
JMR Racing CB750A street ET drag bike

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2020, 06:56:53 am »
Two gorgeous bikes, but only 1 vote.

Done
'74 "Big Bang" Honda 750K [836].....'71 Honda 750K project.....'76 Honda 550F.....K3 Park Racer.....K5 Fiddy Dolla Special!......and a Bomber!............plus plus plus.........

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #5 on: August 25, 2020, 09:47:16 am »
Voted

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2020, 01:53:16 pm »
Tough decision for sure! Beautiful bikes guys!!!
1970 CB750K0 - Candy Ruby Red
1973 CB750K3 - Candy Bacchus Olive
2000 1500 SE Wing (wife's pearl white bike)
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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #7 on: August 28, 2020, 02:31:19 pm »
Great build there jakec, enjoyed reading through your thread. The changes you did really puts your touch to it and i like that, also that exhaust looks stunning!

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #8 on: August 30, 2020, 02:24:51 pm »
Thanks, we both did similar restorations, buy a bike that looks really nice then uncover the hidden problems.. haha
1975 CB400 F Stock
1973 CB750 Chop
1970 CL350 K2 Stock

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #9 on: August 31, 2020, 03:12:06 am »
Thanks, we both did similar restorations, buy a bike that looks really nice then uncover the hidden problems.. haha

Judging by your bike and profile pic we seem to dig the same stuff.
« Last Edit: August 31, 2020, 10:29:26 pm by Korven »

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #10 on: August 31, 2020, 11:31:12 am »
Well I sure got that one wrong Don. hahaha
C95 sprint bike.
CB95 hybrid race bike
CB95 race bike
CB92
RS 175. sprint/land speed bike
JMR Racing CB750A street ET drag bike

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #11 on: September 01, 2020, 08:41:30 am »
Well I sure got that one wrong Don. hahaha

It definitely happens. 

Congratulations to korven on the well-deserved win!
1975 CB550K1 "Blue" Stockish Restomod (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=135005.0)
1975 CB550F1 frame/CB650 engine hybrid "The Hot Mess" (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php/topic,150220.0.html)
2014 MV Agusta Brutale Dragster 800
2016+ Triumph Thruxton 1200 R (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php/topic,170198.0.html)

"There are some things nobody needs in this world, and a bright-red, hunch-back, warp-speed 900cc cafe racer is one of them — but I want one anyway, and on some days I actually believe I need one.... Being shot out of a cannon will always be better than being squeezed out of a tube. That is why God made fast motorcycles, Bubba." Hunter S. Thompson, Song of the Sausage Creature, Cycle World, March 1995.  (http://www.latexnet.org/~csmith/sausage.html)

Sold/Emeritus
1973 CB750K2 "Bionic Mongrel" (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=132734.0) - Sold
1977 CB750K7 "Nine Lives" Restomod (http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=50490.0) - Sold
2005 RVT1000RR RC51-SP2 "El Diablo" - Sold

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #12 on: September 08, 2020, 01:02:01 pm »
Well I sure got that one wrong Don. hahaha

It definitely happens. 

Congratulations to korven on the well-deserved win!

sorry for the late reply but thank you! I must say jakes bike did deserve to win just as much.

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Re: Vote for Bike of the Month September 2020
« Reply #13 on: September 08, 2020, 02:26:48 pm »
2 of the most evenly matched in a long time.  Great motorcycles!
1965 Honda CB450K0
1972 Honda CT70K1
1974 Honda MT125
1975 Honda MR50
1975 Honda CB400F Supersport
1977 Honda CB750F2 Supersport
1979 Honda CBX Supersport
1983 Honda CX650T
1995 Honda VFR750
2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin
2015 KTM 200 XC-W
1963 Suzuki T10
My 1977 CB750F restoration - http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=66779.0
My 1975 CB400F restoration -
http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=145196.msg1651779#msg1651779
'More Stock Than Not' thread - http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=90807.500
My CT70 Resurrection - http://forums.sohc4.net/index.php?topic=145221.0