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Author Topic: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants  (Read 7581 times)

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76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« on: Apr 12, 2015, 18:10:45 »
This bike has traded hands between a few members over the last year. I decided to do something with it this time

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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod, tight pants
« Reply #1 on: Apr 12, 2015, 18:15:04 »
The first thing I wanted to do was find a early drum front end and the early small guages. It's all simple bolt on stuff

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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod, tight pants
« Reply #2 on: Apr 12, 2015, 18:20:53 »
I got a nice set of akront 18' hoops that are the correct spoke count and with off a tm400 and a bultaco dirt bikes that I'll lace to the gt rear hub. the front will get a big ( for the bike ) T500  front drum

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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod, tight pants
« Reply #3 on: Apr 12, 2015, 18:37:36 »
I picked a Mazda  green that was close to the suzuki color I wanted with a touch more mettalic. Then I got the suzuki graphics painted on this is pretty much how it sets currently

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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« Reply #4 on: Apr 12, 2015, 19:29:58 »
I dig the green and the striping looks nice.
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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« Reply #5 on: Apr 12, 2015, 19:47:06 »
Looks sweet.
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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« Reply #7 on: Apr 12, 2015, 21:30:04 »
That front wheel is ghetto
It's a zombie apocalypse ready run flat. Just don't wanna take a corner to hard.
"If you want safety and sanity don't mess around with choppers to begin with and don't come crying to me for recommending something that broke down the line. You're going to be the "builder" so use your own judgment and build to you own personal levels of safety and sanity." - Chopper Handbook
1988 tw200, the swamp donkey: http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=75455.0
1975 RD350 Road Racer: http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=70652.msg833688#msg833688
1976 GT250 Rebuild: http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=64973.new#new
Full Custom Pit Bike: http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=66954.new#new
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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« Reply #8 on: Apr 12, 2015, 22:18:55 »
I had a nicer one with s tire and everything buuuuut it on your bike now

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Re: 76 gt250 resto mod tight pants
« Reply #9 on: Apr 13, 2015, 08:34:02 »
Yep.
I'm going to eat your brains and gain your knowledge.

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