1965 CB450 Bomber

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Zedboy
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1965 CB450 Bomber

Postby Zedboy » Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:00 pm

Well this bike has been waiting in the wings for way too long now.
Bought as an ex-hill climb bike from the USA, it's one of the first 2500 450's built :-D
It does require a little bit of TLC :roll:
Centre stand brackets mashed from rocks, sidestand bracket broken off and an various brackets welded here and there etc.
But the bones are there.
Engine turns over with good compression and supposedly has had performance work done.
I've since sourced most of the required bits, so hope get moving soon

As pictured in the States
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Ready for shipping in the US of A
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Re: 1965 CB450 Bomber

Postby Trodz » Sat May 25, 2019 12:27 pm

Good luck to you! I would dread the thought of bringing that one back to life...



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Re: 1965 CB450 Bomber

Postby ZORK WA » Sat May 25, 2019 9:58 pm

He be wright with this one Terry, plenty time in Tassie, instead of whittling all day on the back porche he be tinkering all day in the back shed.


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Re: 1965 CB450 Bomber

Postby Trodz » Sat May 25, 2019 10:33 pm

Coincidentally, I was watching the dueling banjos segment of Deliverance earlier today. Can't relate that to Tassie of course.
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Re: 1965 CB450 Bomber

Postby Zedboy » Sat May 25, 2019 11:30 pm

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