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  1. Mechanical Issues
    I’m having a bit of an issue figuring out what bushing should be used in a 1965 cb450 swingarm at the rear where the shocks mount to the swingarm. Cms diagrams don’t show a bushing of any kind. The one that’s available for later models is about 2mm to large.
  2. Miscellaneous Discussion
    Hi, I want to be able to hold the bike up so i can work on it. I live in san francisco, where I have no garage or yard or anywhere i could keep/use a proper lift or table. I keep my bike on the sidewalk in front of my house so I'm looking for swingarm stands I could pull out whenever i want to...
  3. Frame, Suspension and Steering
    Greetings Listers, I disassembled an original shock off my 1968 CL175 and they are toast. There is little to no dampening action. Has anyone located a suitable replacement? My initial searches have proved disappointing. These are 12 inch 305mm in length, with the eyelet top and clevis bottom...
  4. Frame, Suspension and Steering
    Think this is my biggest change of getting a solution on my problem. :p First of all, I have a CB350 twin from 1969. I about to swap the fork on the 350 to a fork from a CB500 to get the front disc brake setup. On this 18" rim I know I can fit a 4.00 Firestone Vintage tire (have that setup on...
  5. Frame, Suspension and Steering
    Hi all, need a little help on a minor issue, I have two sl350 frames, one k1 one k2, at the powdercoaters and need to know if the swingarm chain guard is painted cloud silver or black. I'm afraid the previous owners have done some paint work in the past and the ones I have are different colors...
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