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CB450 wheels... What sizes to use?
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CB450 wheels... What sizes to use? - February 1, 2012, 09:40 AM

So I am going to be relacing (or having them relaced) my CB450 wheels with 17" Excel hoops. I am going to 17" to have more access to tire options.

So my question is - I know what sizes the stockers are, but what can I realistically fit in there?


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My idea is to figure out how to make a modern front end go on there (i saw one guy do an R6 front end)


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Its easy to swap a front end... originally I was going to swap the front end and the swinger... going to save all that for a 750 project.


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Do you already have the donor parts? What were you gonna use for the swingarm?


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I was just going to buy some stuff.... needed to measure the rear SA bosses, but was thinking F3 running gear.


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Peeps are using Yammy Seca 400 swing arms. They have a shock setup that doesn't use a dog bone, more compact easier to fit apparently but I have not looked into it. There is a Seca 400 in my garage tho.

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Peeps are using Yammy Seca 400 swing arms. They have a shock setup that doesn't use a dog bone, more compact easier to fit apparently but I have not looked into it. There is a Seca 400 in my garage tho.

No clue about the tires.
Im looking at order CR125's that were pre-cusion lever setups.


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