Maybe it looks better after the sun had moved
Added reply in a thread Honda CR125 1986 Johnny O'Mara MXdN replica 8/27/2014 3:10 PM
Thanks guys for the nice comments. If you are going to Farleigh Castle VMXdN next month stop by and say hello and have a beer.
Added reply in a thread Cleaning a weathered triple clamp without soda-blasting 8/23/2014 11:14 PM
No, if you sand blast quite coarse any way it leaves finger prints when handled. When you aqua or soda blast it smoothes off and probably seals the surface of the aluminium and you don't get dirty/oily finger marks. It depends what your restoration goal ... more »
Added reply in a thread Cleaning a weathered triple clamp without soda-blasting 8/23/2014 3:54 PM
Aqua or vapour blasting is your best bet. It will look like new and not look polished. Also it doesn't stain from finger prints while you are handling it.
Added reply in a thread Honda CR125 1986 Johnny O'Mara MXdN replica 8/23/2014 8:42 AM
Thanks for all the great comments. No this is not the 125 with the number 6 that is my 250 which is in my garage.
Added reply in a thread Hello, need help 125cc Honda 8/22/2014 3:40 PM
Looks like a 1995 with the white air box.
Started new thread Honda CR125 1986 Johnny O'Mara MXdN replica 8/22/2014 2:28 PM
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Added reply in a thread Honda CR125 1986 Johnny O'Mara MXdN replica 8/22/2014 11:50 AM
Thanks Nate, hope you are well and busy with old MX bikes!
Started new thread Honda CR125 1986 Johnny O'Mara MXdN replica 8/22/2014 11:02 AM
Ok , here it is with the bodywork on. Hope you all like
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Added reply in a thread 1986 CR125 8/20/2014 9:00 AM
Hello Bono480 I powder coated the engine cases and haven't had any issues with it. Admittedly the bike only gets used a few times a year. It has a couple of small chips here and there and as you may know powder coat isn't the best to touch up. I guess
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Added reply in a thread Johnny O'Mara 1986 MXdN Bell Moto 4 replica. 8/14/2014 10:17 AM
Hi UK? I replied to your PM. It is the stock Bell blue colour with all the original stickers removed. The strips are made from Contact/Fablon roll. I had all the other stickers made by http://www.evo-mx.com ask for Frank and tell him I sent you.
Started new thread 1986 CR125 8/14/2014 8:34 AM
All ready for the VetsMXdN at Farleigh Castle, England. Oh yes, I'd better put the seat and tank back on and get myself into shape. See you there.
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Added reply in a thread Someone snaked my Splitfire jersey off eBay! 8/6/2014 11:50 PM
I've had the same happen to me and had to wait around 2 years for another NOS part to show up again. As said above it helps to contact the seller to see if he will accept an offer or buy it now price. I haven't heard of esnipe but will check it out. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Johnny O'Mara 1986 MXdN Bell Moto 4 replica. 8/3/2014 10:33 PM
Here is a photo I used of the original.
Added reply in a thread hard anodizing 8/3/2014 4:48 AM
I had the inner hub and pressure plates (NOS) hard anodised on my 1986 CR125 about 3-4 years ago. I have just had the engine apart to fit a new con-rod and main bearing kit and the clutch parts look great. Admittedly the bike doesn't get used a great ... more »
Started new thread Johnny O'Mara 1986 MXdN Bell Moto 4 replica. 8/2/2014 12:13 AM
Here is my Bell Moto 4 Johnny O'Mara 1986 MXdN replica I just made
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Added reply in a thread In need of black visor for Bell Moto 4 helmet 8/1/2014 1:44 PM
Have you looked up 'The Helmet Man' in Southern California? I got NOS white ones and screws for my Moto 4.
Added reply in a thread Choices 7/11/2014 1:17 PM
Definitely get a 1986 CR125 but them I'm biased so don't take my advice!
Added reply in a thread 87 CR250 internals in 83 CR480 Forks 6/30/2014 1:25 AM
Ask Steve Denton on here building the 1986 CR250 RC replica, he knows all about them. He fits them to their (Phil Denton Engineering) Red Rockets. StevieD113