Added reply in a thread 1980 Yamaha YZ125......parts wanted 10/21/2020 8:40 AM

thanks for the replies. The cylinder is getting a sleeve. In regards to the stud issues, I could not comment on that topic over on the "G" site, as I haven't been given "permission" to do so. However, I pose this information to Mr. "Trickle".....I removed ... more »

Started new thread 1980 Yamaha YZ125......parts wanted 10/14/2020 1:46 PM

Hello folks, I am restoring a YZ125 and in need of a good useable cylinder that can be used within and up to 4th overbore. Let me know what you have, condition and what you want for it. Any leads in obtaining one would be appreciated. Please email me

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Added reply in a thread 1980 Yamaha YZ 125 G 10/7/2020 4:32 PM

I just acquired a "G".....what is the title of the facebook page?

Started new thread 1980 YZ125 9/16/2020 1:36 PM

Just acquired a YZ125G over at Diamond Dons event. Looking for a couple of things to improve. Any aftermarket footpegs that would interchange, as well as a source for a replacement exhaust pipe.

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Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/27/2020 7:01 PM

Thanks for the kudo's.

Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/26/2020 7:22 PM

third party delays, i.e. - powder coating and rim sets. Other than that I did all the work. Covid-19, along with oil & gas crash, sent me home June 1st, so I had alot of time on my hands. The fuel tank alone had 40 hrs in prep work....filling, block

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Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/26/2020 5:19 PM

LOL......you might not have the skills nor have the time. Nevertheless, my customer calls me Satan.

Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/26/2020 6:53 AM

The pipe on the racer is of course an original but I plan to remove and have it repaired, getting the dents out, then adapt it to the resto bike for a TRUE and correct showroom example. Once again, thanks for the compliments.

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Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/25/2020 6:04 PM

Hey OldPro......as you noted, "have a bike to show and one to race", the owner acquired another CR when the resto got out of hand.This one has Noleen prepared suspension.

Added reply in a thread restored 1974 CR250 8/24/2020 6:29 PM

It started out to be a rider but it snowballed into this. The owner decided it was going to be too nice so it became an obsession to make it living room furniture.

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Started new thread restored 1974 CR250 8/24/2020 6:13 PM

Thought i'd show-off my first "like new" restoration on this CR250. I've been restoring musclecars for years and thought I'd try my hand on the bikes.This project took about ten weeks to do, refurbishing parts and pieces, obtaining new where needed.I'm

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Added reply in a thread 1973 Honda Elsinore CR250M clutch basket interchange 7/7/2020 6:19 AM

FOUND and bought.

Added reply in a thread 1973 Honda Elsinore CR250M clutch basket interchange 7/2/2020 7:07 AM

pic of a CR basket with needle bearings. notice the center bore of both the XL and the CR. Look at the center steel "cogged" insert of each basket. It looks the same. The bushing seems to be the only difference between the two.

Added reply in a thread 1973 Honda Elsinore CR250M clutch basket interchange 7/2/2020 7:00 AM

yeah the MR/MT gears are not straight cut that's why I considered the XL instead. It's simpler to adapt IF the center bushing can be removed from the bore and is there is "net" diameter for the needles bearings placement and around the shaft fitment. ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1973 Honda Elsinore CR250M clutch basket interchange 7/1/2020 11:14 AM

another pic of the XL

Started new thread 1973 Honda Elsinore CR250M clutch basket interchange 7/1/2020 11:11 AM

As many know, some models parts crossover between them. I'm trying to source a clutch basket for the noted bike and I see that there is a strong similarity between the CR250 and the XL250. Straight cut gears, same tooth count, most everything looks the

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Added reply in a thread 96 cr250 6/17/2020 8:14 PM

FWIW....... I recently sold my '95 cr250 which had a few improvements over stock configuration. I cashed in for $3000, no

Added reply in a thread YZ100 PVL ignition FOR SALE 6/8/2020 7:10 AM

open to reasonable offers.

Added reply in a thread 73-74 Honda Elsinore fenders 6/3/2020 2:13 PM

Lots of "hits" on this post and nothing? I'm restoring a bike for a customer and would like to get any info that would lead to obtaining fenders. Thanks!