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Old 05-03-2005, 05:22 PM
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xs750 custom chopper

I know it kind of fits in the "other bike" forum, but you need to check this out.

XS750 hardtail
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Old 05-03-2005, 08:45 PM
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every time that I see an xs 1100 engine for sale on ebay I think that I am going to go buy it and go OCC on a frame. I would love to biuld something like that. It would have to be a 2nd bike though. Looks uncomfortable as hell.
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Old 05-04-2005, 02:56 AM
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I like hardtail choppers, but I'm not so big on the extreme front end. Still, it's pretty impressive. I like the black one better, though.
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Old 05-24-2005, 08:59 PM
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Looks cool, but my tired old bones just cringe at the though of a hardtail bike. Maybe if you just ride in onto the trailer it is not so bad!
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Old 06-04-2005, 09:09 AM
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XS bikes are SUPER popular with the chopper building crowd. Please don't mention OCC or any of the other designer bikes out there- with rare exception, most guys building choppers have very little respect for those guys, ESPECIALLY the OCC guys, which are basically component bikes that they hang custom pieces on- you don't see OCC building frames, do you?

I am building a '75 Z1 900 chopper right now- and it is not hard tailed. It doesn't have to be hard tailed to be a chopper! Just custom built LOL
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Old 06-04-2005, 05:02 PM
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.. well how bout some pics of this z1 chopper?
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Old 06-04-2005, 08:58 PM
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I'm gonna try this, but it may not work, so if not, then CLICK ON THE LINK in the first message, go to EBAY and view it there!
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Old 06-05-2005, 09:27 AM
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.. well how bout some pics of this z1 chopper?
I will as soon as I have more than a couple of tires and a motor to show LOL- frame is in Oregon right now being goosenecked and raked LOL- in about 2 weeks in will be posted though-

http://www.chopperunderground.com/fo...ex.php?act=idx

this site has LOT"S of images of XS choppers, same with this site:

http://www.hortoncustoms.net/hardcore/index.php

The XS 650 is probably THE MOST popular chopper donor of all time. Check out "inspiring japanese chopper images" for lot's and lot's of pics of XS choppers.
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Old 09-18-2005, 02:01 AM
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Well, I have some very crude mockup pics- and no idea how to post pics on this forum, so here is a link:

http://www.suzuki-bikes.com/forum/showthread.php?t=9330

I have started a small fabrication shop, that does all kinds of custom work locally (so, unless you want shipping to alaska and back, I only do local work, so this is not an advertisement LOL)- but right now, it seems bikes is all I have since fuel prices went through the roof.

Here is a thread to my other bikes and my recent "scores" LOL

http://www.chopperunderground.com/fo...howtopic=13772

I have a XS 1100 that will be undergoing the trike conversion as soon as the snow flies. I have a possible buyer, and if he comes through, he will get the deal of the century for a custom bike LOL- since he is not only a friend but allowing me to use him as a test subject on trikes LOL
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