1989 Honda Shadow VT1100

What was your intended objective when you started the build?

I wanted to get my bike into good condition for my upcoming trip. The carbs had to be rejettex so i took the opporyunity to do some other work at the same time

What motivated you to start your project?

This will be my first year attending Sturgis.

What was the most unique and creative thing you did to the bike?

I painted and machine polished everything i could while i had her apart. These are my own custom colors. The red is called Strait Red. Imron Elite bright red base with hipak silver, sparkle aluminum, and purple pearl. The black is high solid black with sparkle aluminum and purple pearl. Most of the bike is all stock including the wheels, which i custom polished and painted along with all of the motor.

 

What are you most proud of?

The paint scheme and polishing on old aluminum parts.

What do other people say about your motorcycle?

Its beautiful! And most are suprised its a Honda.

 

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