Honda XR75 #1
as of 5/27/2006 - New rims, spokes, paint, tires,
sprockets, chain, seat restoration and all the other
things. This was a very complete, and original bike
with all its' parts. Beautiful pipe and tank with very
little filler. 534th bike produced for this year which
is the last year of this bike with the upright shocks and
4-speed manual transmission.
was disassembled and organized for cleaning, painting etc.
process completed on 05/19/2006. Delivered
Tank to painting shop, ordered new fenders, front number
plate and all decals from RE-MX.com. Ordered restored
seat and new engine side cover from Tim Parsons.
the weekend cleaning, glassbeading and preparing the
surfaces for new paint. Put all the nuts, bolts,
washers etc in my tumblers for cleaning and polishing.
Started Reassembly by putting the detailed engine on the jig
and putting the frame around it. These
pictures taken at the end of the day on 05/22/2006.
all the original hardware after it has gone through my
pictures were taken at the end of the day on
5/24/2006. Just a couple of hours each evening on this
a few parts left to put on. Next comes breaking down
the wheels and putting on new tires. Then I can take it off
the jig and finish with the footpegs, rear brake, exhaust
This is what it looks like when you put
the ultra cool decals on from www.re-mx.com