Added reply in a thread Thinking of selling my Service Honda. What's it worth? 12/27/2019 2:40 PM

Not anymore. Service Honda closed and the OEM parts website was sold off. The CR500 specialty parts and AF custom motorcycle division is mine and simply returned to my Built500 shop,where I started them for sh in 97 (and made them there until 02 when ... more »

Added reply in a thread Thinking of selling my Service Honda. What's it worth? 12/27/2019 2:34 PM

Nothing wrong with a clean steelie. But if it isnt still, brand new,in the crate. It isnt going to typically sell anywhere near what a newer service Honda or Built500 ,500AF does on average. There are always exceptions. I do this for a living everyday. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Thinking of selling my Service Honda. What's it worth? 12/27/2019 1:29 PM

The price depends in marketing it to guys looking for that bike. Post it on my fb group. A 2004 in mint shape just sold for 10k. (Unusually high, but the SH bikes fo hold their value.) A mint 2014 sold last month for 14k. My guess is 9 to 11k. It really

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Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 9/14/2019 3:07 PM

Built CNC cases and recent entirely new CR500 engine builds .

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Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 9/14/2019 3:01 PM

So here are more recent new 500AF builds. One with the previously requested black rims red hubs.

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Added reply in a thread Service Honda CR 500 CNC billet engine cases 7/30/2019 6:09 PM

I still make them,(since 2014)many known CR500 engine builders use them regularly in their builds,and have been for some time. www.built500.com

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Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 7/28/2019 11:04 AM

Lol! Nice look° I'm actually building a new one just like that this week, with red talon hubs, black rims etc.

Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 7/28/2019 11:02 AM

Currently my favorite is 2013-2017 CRF250R chassis like in this build . (Or 2012-2016 CRF450R) I do prefer to run a merge linkage knuckle , and 22 offset clamps.

Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 7/28/2019 11:00 AM

I'd be retired in Belize or something if those numbers played out

Actually i managed and worked for service Honda, so simply paid a salary, which was quite basic i assure you.lol The initial 3 years i did the AF bikes on contract from my home ... more »
Added reply in a thread 500 Two Stroke project 2019 to 2020 7/28/2019 10:53 AM

Keep updating this Tristan. It's a very cool build.

Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 6/10/2019 8:30 PM

Thanks all Yes, I was the operations manager for Service Honda, for about 20 years. And started the 500AF model for them from my personal 500AF bike back in 97. After they closed the dealership and sold the parts website , I still continue the 500AF

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Added reply in a thread 500 two stroke /500AF 6/10/2019 9:26 AM

Thanks!

Been making they 20 years now, so this being a 17 was the 20th anniversary. I've made roughly 6,000 of them new. Just to clarify, its the same 500AF, with different plastics. It was built like my 2015 that was on MXAs cover a couple ... more »
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