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    Quote Originally Posted by nolimitz View Post
    Anyone else not able to see the photos in post #36? All I get is a black x.
    not sure why. its a picture of the back cover off and showing a piece of the cam chain tensioner broken off

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    engine about complete. put in a new cam chain tensioner, cleaned everything out, checked the timing, everything adjusted and new gaskets installed and a fresh paint job. i picked a cast iron look which should in theory look good with my intentions of a brown seat and orange paint. no turning back now but will see how things go along and if plans change. there will be some more details going in later but for now this is how it sits
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    Quote Originally Posted by ponishenko3136 View Post
    i picked a cast iron look which should in theory look good with my intentions of a brown seat and orange paint.
    That's the color scheme I'm going for!
    1980 Honda CX500 Custom (In a pile of parts, current project)
    1981 Suzuki GN400CR (Cafe Racer, current ride)
    1976 Honda CB125S1 (Full original restoration. Sold her and miss it. Every. Single. Day.)

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    thats what i wanted in the beginning hence "fireball" haha i think it should look good

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    yeah, see my profile pic is the engine painted in Copper orange and cast iron
    1980 Honda CX500 Custom (In a pile of parts, current project)
    1981 Suzuki GN400CR (Cafe Racer, current ride)
    1976 Honda CB125S1 (Full original restoration. Sold her and miss it. Every. Single. Day.)

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    decided to inset my led tail light / turn signals in the rear frame loop. buying one was too much so i decided to cut a slot in mine and inset it. still some work to finalize it but it works and sits well and should be good.
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    did some blasting today, got the frame, engine mount, and swingarm blasted. working on the wheels and little pieces here and there and then to paint the frame and everything that won't fit in my oven for powder coating
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