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post #1 of 61 (permalink) Old 10-07-2008, 02:40 PM Thread Starter
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'67 Honda CB160

Here is my best friends vintage bike. We spen the better part of a year getting it togather, a little at a time. It is actually the combination of 2 bikes. The ride is interesting to say the least, especially after riding a modern sportbike.

This is what we started with.






Now it is this.






The rear sets, we used the passenger pegs.






My friend and the owner on the bike, Cornbread.


My favorite pics.



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Can get more pics if y'all want. Between the both of us we probably have over a hundred pics from different stages of completion.

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I know a guy that was suppost to sell me a project bike. Maybe one day he will get back to me.
Any idea on the cost of the build?
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Can get more pics if y'all want. Between the both of us we probably have over a hundred pics from different stages of completion.
If you have the time, more pics would be great!

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Awesome...more pics....PLEASE!

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Yes more pix! I LOVE the wrapping on the pipes, tres chic!
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Wow! It's even better than you described!

More pics! Or just bring it out to Bike Nite...

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Awesome bike!!!!

Take it to the STREETS!
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Check out the Sept/Oct issue of Motorcycle Classics as it has a few articles on racing the CB160's. Really cool.

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I know a guy that was suppost to sell me a project bike. Maybe one day he will get back to me.
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I have been waiting on you!

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If you have the time, more pics would be great!
I'll start posting them.

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Awesome...more pics....PLEASE!
See above.

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Yes more pix! I LOVE the wrapping on the pipes, tres chic!
Also, see above.

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Wow! It's even better than you described!

More pics! Or just bring it out to Bike Nite...
Bike nite wont happen this year, but next spring maybe.

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Check out the Sept/Oct issue of Motorcycle Classics as it has a few articles on racing the CB160's. Really cool.
Already have it, but thanks for the heads up.

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I have been waiting on you!
Last time we talked about the bike I was waiting on you to take some shitty cell phone pic. If you are coming out for Rocky Horror, bring it then. I will give you some gas money.
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Last time we talked about the bike I was waiting on you to take some shitty cell phone pic. If you are coming out for Rocky Horror, bring it then. I will give you some gas money.
Sending Pm.

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More pics. some will be doubles, sorry.








































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Even more pics.








































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This is the last of what I have on my computer. If y'all want the older pics I can get them from Cornbread, this weekend.






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Sweet looking bike! My cb360t cafe project looks like trash in comparison :-)
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