Custom 1978 Yamaha XT500 Retro Recreation.

This bike was built for riding.

Wheelbase three inch longer than stock @ 59″

Seat height two inches lower than stock @ 31″

XT500 engine

Megacycle performance cam

Titanium valve spring retainers

Steel braided dual rocker oil lines

Mikuni VM36 carb with modified jetting

K&N air filter

Power Dynamo Electronic ignition 12 Volt (No battery required)

Custom stainless exhaust with Megaphone silencer

XT500 Frame De-Rake

Texture powder coated frame

Frame de-tabing

Suzuki aluminum swing arm for extend 59″ wheel base

Swing arm needle bearings

Custom made rear axle

Custom sprocket cover

17″ Excel rims, 4.5″ rear and 3.5″ front

Stainless steel spokes

Michelin tires

Hammer Head shocks with Progressive springs

48mm YZ forks, shortened 4″

Billet triple tree top clamp

320mm front disc brake rotor with extended caliper

Modified XT foot pegs to modern

Hel custom front brake hydraulic line

Custom metallic gunmetal grey and black paint

Custom decals and pin stripes

100% new custom wiring

Stealth type LED turn signals, brake, and running lights

Handmade front aluminum fender and brackets

Digital speedometer with Tach

Domino throttle

Customized XT500 upholstered seat

Dual rear view mirrors with integrated front & rear LED turn signals

Original XT500 headlight update to 12v Halogen lamp

Vintage oil temperature gauge

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