AD HOC #9 – HONDA XR 600 1993
It is an automatic, just utter the phrase “this bike, I’m going to stay the for me” and a client takes appears! this will four times.
I did not have to go far to find this xr 600, my neighboor came to offer me two years ago, and even thought not do practically anything, months later he was removed on a bench in the workshop, for the month of April this year was when it appeared his new owner and ended up defining the parameters.
Fer is considerably higher than me, so I had to do the project to measure, let the rear wheel in 18 “and the front was spent to 19” tires mounted both Continental TKC-80 mixed-use, the handle is classic style 22mm (3/4 “), with central bar, comes from an Africa Twin, the grips are Gonelli, the headlight is on 7” and after we speedometer simple.
The original engine has been replaced by another with less kilometers and we made tappets and the Keihin carburetor.
It has built a new chassis, topped with curved exhaust brackets, seat and fender. Painting is powder-coat.
Fuel Tank comes from a Honda XL 500, we have modified the anchors and the cap. The paint is matt gray. The seat is upholstered fabric exploiting a military poncho, a technical fabric for durability and waterproof, in which we have inserted a small pocket.
The exhaust manifold has been modified, is covered with anticaloric tape and is topped with an approved silent.