That bike doesn't look any worse than mine.
Not being critical in any way - but your thread title says "Restoring..."Started a different thread for the frontend swap.
Agree with you. My long term goal is to do Cafe racer.Not being critical in any way - but your thread title says "Restoring..."
GSXR front end? I mean, I can appreciate the modern strength and functionality as well as braking capability, but it kills the "restore" aspect makes it a restomod
Looks nice. 1500 miles is like a NOS.Here’s mine ! 1974 Cb360k0
Got this earlier this year, absolutely no motorcycle experience.
1500 miles when I bought it, didn’t run. Replaced carb diaphragm, and has run great since then.
Doing a huge overhaul on new parts and upgrades this upcoming summer, so excited !
Keep us updated on your build !!
Then a modern front end will give you the leg up on handling as long as your geometry is right. Not to mention better braking too. Smart to get things sorted out while in stock modeAgree with you. My long term goal is to do Cafe racer.
I want to get it to a road ready with stock components.