In this months Motor Cycle Mechanics mag, a CB175 K6 resto from a UK owner.
Just wondering if he is on here, under an alias ? Paging Tom Garland ?
Nice job, but he did cheat a bit, farmed a lot of work out to the professionals. And this is another paint job where the black panel / white stripe job on the tank just doesn't look quite right to me, tapers to a point at the seat end, a bit like the one on the bike that started this thread. Done by a professional painter, you'd think they would get this right.
His bike, pic taken from magazine via my phone camera
For comparison, an original paint job:
See how the black stripe doesn't taper to a point at the seat end ?
Darn it, I'm beginning to sound like a rivet counter here ….