Added reply in a thread God's Chariot - 1983 Honda CR480... 11/20/2015 12:12 AM

If you mont a Simmons-link to change ratio, would that mean a different spring rate is needed?

Added reply in a thread God's Chariot - 1983 Honda CR480... 11/19/2015 10:14 AM

Nice bike! Do you know if suspension is stock? I havent ride mine yet, but the what almost everyone say is change forks to 86-88 model, a lot to read about it here and other places. The rear is supposed to fade quickly due to heat, there are aftermarket ... more »

Added reply in a thread Winter projects 11/17/2015 9:38 AM

Yes, and there is more.. The trick is to have a couple "future" projects in your mind so you can jump on and buy stuff when you get the chance, without finnish the ongoing projects first. The limit is the garagespace. It's like an art/sport doing it, ... more »

Added reply in a thread 83 CR480 shock bumper 11/16/2015 4:01 PM

I measure a stock bumper, its split in two and spring is still there, so maby not exactly measured.. Base 48,5mm Top 30mm Hight 40mm Hope it helps

Added reply in a thread Winter projects 11/16/2015 3:38 PM

My project is slowly getting together..

Added reply in a thread Marty Tripes' claimed RC250 in depth disassembly (cycle magazine) 11/13/2015 11:09 PM

Tanks!

Added reply in a thread Marty Tripes' claimed RC250 in depth disassembly (cycle magazine) 11/13/2015 3:50 PM

Great article! But do you have page 44?

Added reply in a thread HRC ignition & clutch cover 11/6/2015 9:35 AM

Sound interesting!

Added reply in a thread HRC ignition & clutch cover 11/5/2015 6:29 PM

What would it take to make a clutch cover for CR480 -83?

Added reply in a thread 83 CR480 10/29/2015 2:48 PM

It looks like there is a differense in dome shape and hight. Think that will make more change then cutaway.. but im no pro

Added reply in a thread 83 CR480 10/29/2015 11:56 AM

Got öhlins on mine. Dont know anything about twin clickers, are they good? Or is it just a cool vintage damper?

Added reply in a thread 83 CR480 10/29/2015 11:17 AM

Maby gaskets are included in the kit? Those will be different. But to be sure i would ask wiseco

Added reply in a thread 83 CR480 10/29/2015 10:26 AM

It will work, its the same piston in the kits 871M08900 for std bore 76mm stroke is 480 79mm is 500

Added reply in a thread Honda -87 vs 88 forks 10/18/2015 3:37 PM

Thanks, That sound good.

Started new thread Honda -87 vs 88 forks 10/17/2015 12:18 AM

Hello As I have read in several places, the 1987 forks are the best or prefered. As the 86-88 forks are the same, its only the valving shims that differs. What is the feel/action between 87 vs 88? I got a set of 88 forks for my CR480 build, i will probably ... more »

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Added reply in a thread New to the group. I wanted to share my latest find= one year ridden 88 CR 250. 10/12/2015 8:52 AM

Why wont they work? wexy21: if they work and you like them, go for it! I like forkboots on my bikes

Added reply in a thread Cool 82 works Honda story 10/3/2015 2:38 AM

X2

Added reply in a thread NEW '83 CR 480 gearboxes. LAST ONE 9/24/2015 12:40 PM

That sound possible. Would be interesting to know the history of the bike, it is ported also.. But the guy i bougt it from didnt know much, not even the model year...

Added reply in a thread NEW '83 CR 480 gearboxes. LAST ONE 9/24/2015 9:58 AM

Has it been any earlier aftermarket gears out there with reverse cut dogs? Split my case today and my gears look like this

Started new thread CR480 portmap/portspec 9/21/2015 1:20 PM

Just got my cylinder back from reboring, now when it´s really Clean i can see that some portingwork has been done with it. Dont know if its just a cleanup or if they changed timing.. Going to make a portmap, but i need stock portingspec or a portmap ... more »

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