The next 1975 restoration

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Irishman1
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Re: The next 1975 restoration

Post #31 by Irishman1 » Sun Dec 02, 2018 5:52 pm

Restored gauge’s almost ready to assemble and the valve covers where hand polished while I wait for new hoses
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In the garage:


1975 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow( my first!)
1975 Honda gl1000 red (Ruth's free bike)BOTM January 2017
1975 honda gl1000 red. Eariest of my 75's 2/75 date
1975 Honda gl1000 blue green 3/75
1976 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow
1977 honda gl1000 red black, Ian's next bike
1976 Honda gl1000 red next restoration
1975 Honda cb750 rebuilding soon!
1975 Honda gl1000 2/75 blue/green
1978 Honda cb750f super sport
1979 Honda CBX
1981 Honda CBX
"I really need a BIGGER garage!!"
"I got a bigger garage!!!!
" ride'm, don't hide'm!!!

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Re: The next 1975 restoration

Post #32 by Irishman1 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:28 pm

Going to re-do the gauge needles, shouldn’t have red centers! Don’t know what I was thinking, I’ve never done that on any others :IDTS:
In the garage:


1975 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow( my first!)
1975 Honda gl1000 red (Ruth's free bike)BOTM January 2017
1975 honda gl1000 red. Eariest of my 75's 2/75 date
1975 Honda gl1000 blue green 3/75
1976 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow
1977 honda gl1000 red black, Ian's next bike
1976 Honda gl1000 red next restoration
1975 Honda cb750 rebuilding soon!
1975 Honda gl1000 2/75 blue/green
1978 Honda cb750f super sport
1979 Honda CBX
1981 Honda CBX
"I really need a BIGGER garage!!"
"I got a bigger garage!!!!
" ride'm, don't hide'm!!!

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Re: The next 1975 restoration

Post #33 by Gowing » Sat Dec 08, 2018 8:15 am

I’d rather look at your pictures than watch old reruns of Mannix. And I love Mannix. What a collection of Honda’s Irishman 1.
Dave

1975 GL 1000
1976 GL 1000
1985 FJ 1100
2003 ST 1300
Chiwawa (Pico)
Chiwawai #2 (Dot)

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Irishman1
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Re: The next 1975 restoration

Post #34 by Irishman1 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:11 pm

I love mannix too! Thanks
In the garage:


1975 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow( my first!)
1975 Honda gl1000 red (Ruth's free bike)BOTM January 2017
1975 honda gl1000 red. Eariest of my 75's 2/75 date
1975 Honda gl1000 blue green 3/75
1976 Honda gl1000 sulfur yellow
1977 honda gl1000 red black, Ian's next bike
1976 Honda gl1000 red next restoration
1975 Honda cb750 rebuilding soon!
1975 Honda gl1000 2/75 blue/green
1978 Honda cb750f super sport
1979 Honda CBX
1981 Honda CBX
"I really need a BIGGER garage!!"
"I got a bigger garage!!!!
" ride'm, don't hide'm!!!


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