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CD175A Sloper bits
« on: October 11, 2018, 12:07:43 PM »
Anybody got any CD175 sloper parts to sell... Cathy wants to relive her youth ! Seen one in bits but probably missing vital items
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2018, 01:09:50 PM »
I loved those slopers, i had two, so much better than the later models, but isn't that the case with all bikes that Honda produced in the 60's 70's 80's, a case in point is the cb72/77 replaced by the cb250 that they then detuned to the slowest in it's class.
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2018, 01:11:55 PM »
Sorry, already hijacking your thread :-[
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2018, 01:39:55 PM »
Sorry, already hijacking your thread :-[

No worries at all .. I had a '66 briefly CB72 back in the day and I have a '64 CB72 project now but I much prefer my CB250SS or K0 if you must call it that... better gearbox and ratios, more power (30 HP std) , doesn't have naff flimsy kickstart cover, has easily accessible auto advance etc...sloper is a lovely little bike though ..much loved and getting collectable.
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2018, 06:58:59 PM »
Which bits is Cathy missing ????????

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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2018, 07:29:07 PM »
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2018, 07:43:06 PM »
Which bits is Cathy missing ????????

LOL.

Mainly mudguards and chainguards .... I could add a witty comment but  Julie or RGP750 are likely to dob me in when they next see her
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #7 on: October 11, 2018, 08:21:21 PM »
I wish I could help Ash, the 'sloper' parts are becoming less & less available...as before the CA175 model in the USA was the equivalent model with minor changes.
Also a lot of preparation for painting (as image)

Good luck with your search

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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #8 on: October 12, 2018, 06:40:32 AM »
Would I Ash  ;D ;D ;D
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Re: CD175A Sloper bits
« Reply #9 on: October 12, 2018, 10:24:31 AM »
Cd175a Center stands are seriously unobtainable.
But if anyone on here has one to spare.
I would like to buy it.
Sean.