1989 VTR250 Conversion

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Re: 1989 VTR250 Conversion

Postby reneg4x4 » Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:05 pm

Alright haters, as i said this bike was a junkyard find, so......imagine the condition of sitting outside for more than five years in Texas sun with half a tank of gas in it. At least if you could call what was in the tank gas. Now that it runs, after the carbs, brakes, forks seals, brake line, re-wire due to mice living under the seat, (....you get the idea the shape it was in) bonding the cracked fairings that were left from the crash it was in five years ago. I finally had time to remove the from fairing mount to put a fork mounted headlight, clean up the wiring a little and put a paint job on it. By no means is it done, I plan to strip the bike down to the frame next year and go from there. So here it is as i put some miles on it cuz it is fun to ride. So...with that said, i have thick skin so .....

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by the way my harley friends don't say anything, cuz i'm lead bike. :)
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Re: 1989 VTR250 Conversion

Postby spotthedogg » Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:44 am

White is the best :)
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Re: 1989 VTR250 Conversion

Postby ExTex77 » Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:43 pm

It is coming along. Looks good. Keep the photos coming.

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Re: 1989 VTR250 Conversion

Postby squirrelman jerry » Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:39 pm

now that looks good ! nice work 8-)

i have a spare front fender if ur interested.
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Re: 1989 VTR250 Conversion

Postby reneg4x4 » Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:51 pm

thx for the offer on the front fender. i have one as well trying to decide if I like without. I know I'll want one in the rain. but looks wise, not sure yet.
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