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Yamaha Cafe Racers

Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racer

  • Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racer
  • Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racer
  • Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racer
  • Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racer
Price : USD2,500 (Auction)
Date : January 17, 2019
Condition : Used
Year : 1978
Model : TT
Bike Type : Café Racer
Mileage : 1201
Engine Size : 500
Shipping to : United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia
Location : Cordova, Tennessee, United States

1978 Yamaha SR500 Cafe Racerthis bike is an excellent ride .Everything on this bike is either new or rebuilt to better than new.All work done by owner,who build bike s and cars.All machine work done by Fletchers cycles in Memphis Tn.in business 42 years great machinist.You won’t be able to build this bike for what it is selling for.I have sold my 5 other bikes wasn’t sure I would sell this one have now made decision to sell.I am building a car,so lets do this.

Frame- detabbed,bead blasted powder coatedSwingarm-Motolana Japan aluminum,YSS built rear shocks,adjustable,very nice shocksRear sets
Forks- Yamaha XS 650 nos tubes no rustPowdered coated triple trees and fork legsGaitersSteering damperNew Progressive springs SR 500 rateDampening valves

Brakes-Front-Disc by Vintage Brakes California Pads racing by Vintage BrakesThey have supplied all my brake components for all my builds great stuff great peopleBraided hoseMagura Master cylinder sized by Vintage BrakesRear-Drum brake from Yamaha 500 TT cable operated rear shoes by Vintage Brakes

Rims-builtAluminum shouldered rims period look new Mikes XS 18inch front and rearSpokes-Buchanan stainless steelHubs-front XS650 polished -rear Yamaha TT500 polished
Tires-Bridgestone Battalax front and rear specific 18 inch
Gas Tank -60’s Benelli Mojave NOS Ducati spigots
Seat-Custom made glass-LED taillight
Sprockets and chain new
Throttle -Magura, new Cables new

Ignition-Rex’s Speed Shop-electronic,no battery-runs a 250 ohm resistor trouble free mounted under seat on plate with clean trouble free wiring harness
Engine-complete rebuild everythingBead blasted,polished, hi heat paintAll new bearings ,seals-YamahaCrank balanced
Cylinder-Bored 1 overPiston-WisecoRod-Falicon
Head-Cam Megacycle-hot street grind,vernier cam sprocketValves-R/D Springs,Springs and retainers R/D Springs,Valve guides oversize racing R/D Springs,Retainers R/D SpringsDouble oil line to valves instead of stock one line-Kedo Germany4 Angle valve grind-Fletchers CyclesHead decked
 Clutch -New plate set-Lytle Racing,new springs-Lytle Racing,all other clutch parts internals ne   Transmission-complete rebuild,lots of new parts-Yamaha
Carb-new 34mm Mikuni,Unifilter
Exhaust-2 inch pipe with megaphone muffler(packed flows not loud at all)
Everything else cables,grips,hardware,brackets,all new 
This bike won 2  first and 1 second at shows
Any questions please ask,this bike is a great buy and rides and runs great, can’t build for any where near sale price,thanks for looking.

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