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Offline taysidedragon

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TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« on: October 17, 2019, 10:05:24 AM »
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Re: TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2019, 01:35:00 PM »
Looks nice but, with the length of those shocks it, won't corner very well  ;)

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Re: TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2019, 02:06:23 PM »
I love the overall shape of it but I just cant get my head around that huge hole in the middle where all the usual gubbins live behind the side panels. I suppose I could carry my handbag there but....that's really not my style 🤣🤣🤣
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Re: TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2019, 05:19:34 PM »
I love the overall shape of it but I just cant get my head around that huge hole in the middle where all the usual gubbins live behind the side panels. I suppose I could carry my handbag there but....that's really not my style 🤣🤣🤣

😁 Not a problem I usually have!
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Re: TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2019, 05:48:27 PM »
That's a pretty neat go at making a downpipe set in stainless in something like the original design.

Could probably get good money from making those.

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Re: TUV approved CB550 Cafe Racer
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2019, 07:43:08 AM »
Prices???
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