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by Counterbalance
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Bevel Head Twins Photo Gallery
Topic: Finishing restoration on ‘74 GT750
Replies: 1
Views: 562

Finishing restoration on ‘74 GT750

All-right! Finally getting settled to tackle this restoration I’ve acquired! Here is a shot of the bike as I found it. (Sorry no thumb, I’ll figure it out) https://www.dropbox.com/s/avdm45vz8i90xr1/IMG_3406.JPG?dl=0 I’ll have some more shots later as the project develops. Thanks for looking. Back so...
by Counterbalance
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle

As an aside, this Father's Day the 17th is the big "Italian Days" caper in N Vancouver - anything with wheels from Italy. It's been going on for years and draws out all manner of interesting bikes - lots of Italian tiddlers, Morinis, Guzzis, Mondials as well as somewhat more usual stuff like 916's,...
by Counterbalance
Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle

Thanks for the advice - I was cleaning and testing connections around the fuse box this weekend and so far so good. The wiring around the battery and ignition switch are worse for age/wear. I haven’t opened up the headlamp or instrument panel yet and the handlebar switches are hanging at the moment ...
by Counterbalance
Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle

Hi Steve & George, Yes, this was a private sale in Seattle. The bike was originally delivered in California and I believe I’m the 3rd owner. I have been mostly inspecting and assessing the condition of the bike and collecting manuals, needed tools and some obvious parts. Right now I’m thinking about...
by Counterbalance
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: ‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

‘74 750 GT Restoration in Seattle

Hello, I just acquired a partially restored 1974 750 GT. Many parts came in a box and I don’t believe it has run since 1999. 17K miles on eng.no.754314. This is a solid rotor US model built 2/74 with a black plate metal headlight mount and PHF 30 Carbs. However it has euro-style license plate mount,...

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