1981 Yamaha SR500

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Listing TypeAuction
Ships FromAvon, Ohio

Vehicle TitleClear
For Sale ByPrivate Seller
TypeCafé Racer
Exterior ColorWhite
Title1981 Yamaha SR500 Custom Cafe Racer
SubTitle1981 Yamaha SR500 Custom Cafe Racer
VIN Number3h1001749
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This is a complete custom, frame off, cafe racer based on a Yamaha SR500. The list of mods is long, but worth the read. The bike has been part of or invited to custom shows including The One Moto, Fuel Cleveland, AMA Vintage days, Barber Vintage Days, etc. It has won quite a few awards including best custom, best vintage custom, and peoples choice (depends on the judge lol) It has been featured by custom sites and social media accounts including Silodrome, Pipeburn, and Cafe Racers of Instagram (CROIG). Needless to say its a pretty rad machineso......Powder coated entire frame post modification- gray powder coated and rebuilt front forks and triplesnew allballs tapered bearings up fronthughs handbuilt front fork brace (powder coated) hughs handbuilt undermount bars (powder coated) powder coated mag wheels with new bearingsrebuilt Motor gone through recently again brand new Mikuni Carb, recently cleaned again and tuned properly for the...Hoos Header, wrapped in DEI titanium replaced cam shaft and sprocket recently, i didnt like a noise so i fixed itadjusted valvesBrembo brake caliper conversion up frontnew throttle and cableCustom tank from a 60's Wards/ Riverside with new petcockBattery less with capacitor- Dont worry about being stranded with a dead batt or light lessnew tires during build polished oil filter cover, polished tappet coversrelocated keyed ignitionCompression release cable delete so has just leverpowder coated cylinder new gripsnew clutch lever and perchFront levers custom leather wrappedcustom Cafe seat and upholsteryLSL rearsetsBrand new rear Progressive shocksNew Speedotach deleteengine side covers powder coated to match i powdered everything pretty muchCustom paint By Krossover Customs in Lancaster, KY - its killer! runs great! have video of the torque monster should you wanna see or hear it!The bad... I put scratches on this thing riding it and taking it everywhere. stator cover has scratches on the powder coating.The tank got a ding from the oil fill cap so it yellowed near that a bit There is a big chip on the rear hump area. Put a sticker on it or have Krossover repaint it. These are shown in pictures. Also a pic of it the day i brought it home (before pic) All the electronics are hidden under the seat. gotta question let me know! Buy a rad custom cafe that is quick and nimble and has great power while looking good.....or buy a stock honda CB with mass made chinese parts thrown on it after being spray painted with black grill paint. The Reserve is much lower than you think Can help or arrange shipping if needed on buyers dime. We have quite the network for delivering to and around AHRMA competitions. immediate deposit due upon purchase. have fun, buy my "keep forever" bike