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    Right on man, looks good, glad you got it all...

    Right on man, looks good, glad you got it all sorted out.
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    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attac...

    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=71409&stc=1
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    It sounds like your running lean, checking the...

    It sounds like your running lean, checking the color of the plugs will determine your fuel/air mixture. An efficient burn will leave a goldish tan color on the porcelain of your plugs. White is lean...
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    Went with the blacked out lane splitters. I like...

    Went with the blacked out lane splitters. I like...
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    Does the bike have an air filter and full...

    Does the bike have an air filter and full exhaust? If one or both is missing the bike will not run right. Those late model carbuerated shadows are lean from the factory so any little change in air...
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    She got a new front end this weekend. Vt1100...

    She got a new front end this weekend. Vt1100 triples with 41mm showas. Really changes the whole look and feel of the bike. Next I plan on experimenting with some different bars....
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    I used 12ga because I had extra lying around.

    I used 12ga because I had extra lying around.
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    I used this article to wire my vt500c. Worked...

    I used this article to wire my vt500c. Worked very well:

    Motorcycle Wiring 101
    Now that you have the essentials, letís get down to business.
    Itís best to think of motorcycle wiring like a...
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    You may want to read up and do some research. It...

    You may want to read up and do some research. It all depends on what you want, need your bike to be. No-one can tell you how to build something that's gonna be for you. What do you like or dislike...
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    Same here, not saying it will help but I'd like...

    Same here, not saying it will help but I'd like to say that the guy I'm helping would've done the same.
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    Yes, the blue will go to one coil and the yellow...

    Yes, the blue will go to one coil and the yellow to the other. Mine is and 86 with one CDI but the colors should be the same. Each coil had one black and white wire and either the blue or yellow.
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    Took a 100 mile ride today and it was perfect....

    Took a 100 mile ride today and it was perfect. Runs great, sounds great, and feels more responsive. Jetting is 42 pilots, mains are 135 front, 140 rear. ...
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    Got her wired up. Gotta love turn key power....

    Got her wired up. Gotta love turn key power.
    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=70774&stc=1http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=70775&stc=1
    Cheapo Mac...
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    This is my first sissy. Built it from 1"...

    This is my first sissy. Built it from 1" stainless tubing welded at the angles and rear frame.
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    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=70768&stc=1
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    I added my plate holder to the sissy. It was a...

    I added my plate holder to the sissy. It was a cheapo shock mount.
    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=70731&stc=1
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    As far as the battery goes, it depends on which...

    As far as the battery goes, it depends on which one that you get. Some are capacitors, and boosters. The L-ion type are used a lot for dual sport bike and get great reviews. Very light and about the...
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    Got the harness removed......

    Got the harness removed...
    http://www.chopcult.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=70663&stc=1
    Holy fuck!!! That's a lot of wires. ...
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    Finally decided a plan of action. Build a new...

    Finally decided a plan of action. Build a new wire harness. Chop it down and build it back...
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    Lafayette here, got a few shadow chops I've built...

    Lafayette here, got a few shadow chops I've built over the years. VT500 for the short trips and a VT 1100c Spirit for the long distance stuff. Usually ride on the weekends. 337-322-fivezeronineseven...
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    I've been trying out a few options before I...

    I've been trying out a few options before I actually chop it just for the hell of it!!!

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    Thanks, I plan on doing something with the tank,...

    Thanks, I plan on doing something with the tank, but for now I'll just roll it like it is. I got a cheap eBay solo seat. It kind of skinny but it will work for now. I got these bars on the way.
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    Rebuilt the forks and put new seals, also put...

    Rebuilt the forks and put new seals, also put rear shocks from a '96 nighthawk that I had lying around that dropped the rear a few inches.
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    1986 vt500 ratbob

    I bought this bike when I was 23, rode it a few years and parked it after it had some mechanical issues. Went back and forth with what exactly I wanted to do with it. About a month ago I got an week...
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    Sticky: Jason, 30, from south Louisiana. Started riding...

    Jason, 30, from south Louisiana. Started riding when I was in high school and haven't looked back. I have a few bikes but the one I'm in the process of chopping is a 1986 vt500c. It was my first bike...
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