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 old Kawi resto project - best of the 80's 
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I've been trying to buy this bike off a casual acquaintance for about 15 years. Last night he caved - I'm picking it up this weekend.

1984 Kawi GPz 750 turbo. I know the history of this bike from 1986 on. It's rough but was gone through about 8 years ago. A few dings here and there but comes with a complete spare bike (basket case). The tank on the other bike looks good so between the two I think I'll be able to make it decent looking.

I probably won't get started on this thing til winter if even then. Like i said she's rough - try not to laugh lol.


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Tue Apr 25, 2017 1:54 pm
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Nice! Congrats! :plus1:
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Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:29 pm
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:bigthumb: congrats. I remember the ol' 55mph speedo's. So glad that's behind us.


Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:31 pm
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Allegedly it was the fastest production bike made in 84 and 85. Apparently Jay Gleason turned a 10.7 on a stock one at some point depending on what you read.

It's probably going to be a nightmare to restore but I'm committed now.


Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:47 pm
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