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Old 10-24-2013, 07:27 PM   #1
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1976 Yamaha chappy
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1976 yamaha chappy rebuild

found this on craigslist a few months ago...was stored in a barn for the last 10 or so years...wasn't running when I got it, I rebuilt the top end and re painted it, re wired it, had to find 6 volt bulbs to replace the burned out ones, it was a very fun re build!!
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:29 PM   #2
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still need to redo the seat and I found a CDI kit to convert over to a 12 volt system...that means NO MORE POINTS AND CONDENSORS!!!! should be a pretty cool addition to the 80 cc 2 stroke beast...got my plates and title (bonded title), inspection sticker too...I hit 40 MPH on Westlake Houston today!! hellll yeahhhh
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Getting around 70 mpg
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