Instructables: exploring - workshop - motorcycles - honda http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:43:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making A Softer Dirtbike Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Softer-Dirtbike-Seat/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 22:24:56 PDT
DIY Ignition Wiring - Small (older) Honda Dirtbike http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ignition-Wiring-Small-older-Honda-Dirtbike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/9KZE/HQCC2H2E/F429KZEHQCC2H2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/9KZE/HQCC2H2E/F429KZEHQCC2H2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/9KZE/HQCC2H2E/F429KZEHQCC2H2E.SMALL.jpg SamCyleNS The wiring on a modern dirtbike would be even simpler; because breaker points ignition no longer exists as it has been replaced by things such as CDI (capacitor discharge) systems. The bike used in this example is a 1984 Honda XL100 (S)
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 14:12:14 PST
Motorcycle After Market LED Lighting and accessory sockets. http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-After-Market-LED-Lighting-and-accessory/
Motorcycle After Market LED Lighting and accessory sockets. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/80CX/HO7XFINI/FFI80CXHO7XFINI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/80CX/HO7XFINI/FFI80CXHO7XFINI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/80CX/HO7XFINI/FFI80CXHO7XFINI.SMALL.jpg kennmcook I bought my bike this last summer and during the down season I am modifying my Honda CBR600F4i to my taste. Some of the mods are purely cosmetic and some are functional. All of or almost all of the performance mods have already been done. I also had to fix a modification done by a previous owner,...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 10:36:33 PST
making your bike look all new http://www.instructables.com/id/making-your-bike-look-all-new/
making your bike look all new - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SMALL.jpg danbranxl you want your motorbike looking like new?  everyone does weather your restoring one or just fixing it up for sale.  watching my videos and reading this will help you with what you are trying to do! frame and stripping it down ok lets say your starting from the basics and taking the whole bike dow...
By: danbranxl

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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 03:50:41 PDT
How to get scratches out your motorbike plastics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-scratches-out-your-motorbike-plastics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/UO00/HGZNN5PO/FILUO00HGZNN5PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/UO00/HGZNN5PO/FILUO00HGZNN5PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/UO00/HGZNN5PO/FILUO00HGZNN5PO.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Watch this video to see how to get the scratches out, without replacing anything, just using a heat gun (or hair dryer) and some sand paper. its quick cheap and easy. just warm up the plastic smooth it off then sand it down. watch the video to see the technique, and hope you learn a lot :D    
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Wed, 22 May 2013 03:48:06 PDT
How to do basic work on your motorbike. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-basic-work-on-your-motorbike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Here check out my videos, and look at my chanel, by the end of it you will be able to restore a motorbike in a dAy! please watch them and learn! this video watch how to strip back and paint your motorbike frame Watch how to adjust your carb, simple steps Watch how to make your plas...
By: danbranxl

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Thu, 9 May 2013 02:14:54 PDT
how to make you motorbike plastics look like new http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-you-motorbike-plastics-look-like-new/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SMALL.jpg danbranxl watch this youtube video on how to sand back you motorbike plastics and make them look like new for 5$ not 300$ and please subscribe to my chanal
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Tue, 7 May 2013 23:34:46 PDT
some simple thing to know when adjusting your motorbike carbie http://www.instructables.com/id/some-simple-thing-to-know-when-adjusting-your-moto/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SMALL.jpg danbranxl lookat this video that I MADE, my brother has posted but it isnt his, just watch this to see my adjust my honda xl100 copy carbie, and how to do the idle mixture screw the idle speed and the mixture screw to get your bike running at its best.
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Fri, 3 May 2013 23:11:07 PDT
classic motorbike restoration step-step. 1974 honda xl100 http://www.instructables.com/id/classic-motorbike-restoration-step-step-1974-hond/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SMALL.jpg danbranxl ok just look though these pictures and videos and have a look at then steps to restoring a motorbike, quite simply :) watch these video on different parts of doing the restoration ill start out with a timeline of what i have done on this honda xl100. these are mainly just tips on how to do it ...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 07:18:04 PDT
How to restore a frame on a classic motorbike (using 1974 honda xl100) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-restore-a-frame-on-a-classic-motorbike-usi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Hi my name is daniel! in this video, i am trying to teach a simple cheap way of making you old motorbike frame look like new! it will help you save loads of money and easy step by step of  how i have done it. i am showing how to work back the paint and rust off a Honda xl100, but it will be the same...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 19:01:04 PDT
honda rebel 125 upgrads honda cb125tdc engine rebuild with some mods http://www.instructables.com/id/honda-rebel-125-upgrads-honda-cb125tdc-engine-rebu/
honda rebel 125 upgrads honda cb125tdc engine rebuild with some mods - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/K703/HE07P6W3/FAPK703HE07P6W3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/K703/HE07P6W3/FAPK703HE07P6W3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/K703/HE07P6W3/FAPK703HE07P6W3.SMALL.jpg rebel diy with this step by step im going to tell you how to upgrade the rebel engine from its standard 11 hp to about 19 to 25 hp  this is not as simple as putting a big bore kit on it  i will tell you what you need and what thing to upgrade on the engine  this will go into depth how the engine works  i ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 14:53:05 PST
Convert your Honda wheel to a disc brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-Honda-wheel-to-a-disc-brake/
Convert your Honda wheel to a disc brake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4YKB/H7S5B0BO/FQ44YKBH7S5B0BO.SMALL.jpg irmiger Let's get right to the crux of it by saying, this conversion isn't for the faint of heart. Then again, if you mess up, good rear wheels are going for dirt on eBay, so take a breath, collect yourself, and let's dig right in! Throughout the late 70's and well into the 80's, Honda Motorcycles made a s...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 18:18:25 PDT
Changing Motorcycle Handlebars - Yes, it's that ridiculously simple! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Motorcycle-Handlebars-Yes-its-that-ri/
Changing Motorcycle Handlebars - Yes, it's that ridiculously simple! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2EQB/H2TIUBWC/F7Y2EQBH2TIUBWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2EQB/H2TIUBWC/F7Y2EQBH2TIUBWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2EQB/H2TIUBWC/F7Y2EQBH2TIUBWC.SMALL.jpg irmiger So, you've been sitting in the same position now for the last three hours. Your shoulders and forearms are killing you and your hands are cramping up so badly you have to alternately drop them in your lap to get some sort of feeling back. Not one for seriously deep thought, it takes a minute to unde...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 06:49:42 PDT
How to add swingarm spool mounts to a Honda F4i http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-swingarm-spool-mounts-to-a-Honda-F4i/
How to add swingarm spool mounts to a Honda F4i - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YUZV/H0OIUCW5/FVVYUZVH0OIUCW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YUZV/H0OIUCW5/FVVYUZVH0OIUCW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YUZV/H0OIUCW5/FVVYUZVH0OIUCW5.SMALL.jpg kroymander These are instructions for how to add swingarm spool mounting holes to a Honda F4i swingarm.  Swingarm spools provide a safer and much more convenient method of lifting the rear of your bike for doing tire changes, chain lube, etc.  Most bikes come with threaded mounting holes for spools, but the F4...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2012 13:38:37 PDT
Change the oil in a vintage Honda CB100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-the-oil-in-a-vintage-Honda-CB100/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2011 20:18:01 PDT
Regulated speed on the '85 Interceptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Regulated-speed-on-the-85-Interceptor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/AOIG/GFRWNMCM/FC3AOIGGFRWNMCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/AOIG/GFRWNMCM/FC3AOIGGFRWNMCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/AOIG/GFRWNMCM/FC3AOIGGFRWNMCM.SMALL.jpg Akoi Meexx Wherein I test run the Interceptor @ 36v with a Curtis controller. I have since purchased a new motor, as the test motor wasn't strong enough to move the motorcycle well.
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 18:52:50 PST
How to open a Honda CB/CX/GL style tachometer and Speedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-a-Honda-CBCXGL-style-tachometer-and-/
How to open a Honda CB/CX/GL style tachometer and Speedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WWJR/GFRWRQWJ/F3SWWJRGFRWRQWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WWJR/GFRWRQWJ/F3SWWJRGFRWRQWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WWJR/GFRWRQWJ/F3SWWJRGFRWRQWJ.SMALL.jpg Ohm One day while riding my 1981 Honda GL500 I had the miss-fortune of having the screws that hold the dial face of my tachometer un-thread themselves after 29 years of vibration and cause the face to spin around freely inside the case. Unfortunately the case is not simply screwed together, the front an...
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Fri, 5 Nov 2010 20:50:31 PDT
How to debadge (remove decals) from a motorcycle. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-debadge-remove-decals-from-a-motorcycle/
How to debadge (remove decals) from a motorcycle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/O86I/G4E0Y4J7/FCLO86IG4E0Y4J7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/O86I/G4E0Y4J7/FCLO86IG4E0Y4J7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/O86I/G4E0Y4J7/FCLO86IG4E0Y4J7.SMALL.jpg thickneckarts I love the color of my motorcycle (Kawasaki Ninja 500r) but hate the maroon tribal-looking decals on the fairings. So I decided to remove them and here's how I did it. *NOTE - this method works only on decals that are not "clear-coated" over. If your decals have been clear-coated over, do not use t...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2010 09:23:56 PST
How To Ride a Sport Quad, the RIGHT way! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ride-a-Sport-Quad-the-RIGHT-way/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2009 17:40:21 PST
Put a cigarette lighter on your ruckus. No seriously, do it. http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-a-cigarette-lighter-on-your-ruckus-No-serious/
Put a cigarette lighter on your ruckus. No seriously, do it. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IVQI/FSSIHSP4/FPKIVQIFSSIHSP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IVQI/FSSIHSP4/FPKIVQIFSSIHSP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IVQI/FSSIHSP4/FPKIVQIFSSIHSP4.SMALL.jpg racketeer As far as I see it, if you own it, why not improve it? And who wouldn't want a smooth looking car style cigg lighter right in the middle of that empty plastic battery box cover? This seems to me, about the easiest way to install one, so lets get started. First think first. Going forward, let's...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2009 23:51:37 PDT