cb450 > cb500t hybrid – part 1

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I bought a cb500t engine to put into my 1973 cb450.
There’s not really many reasons I’m doing this other than it’s fucking cool… Hybrid!
The engine bolts right in.
Should have a bit more torque.

1975 500t engine. 24,000 miles on it.

Get dirty.

Step 1 done.

Next, I’m doing a slimmed down custom wiring harness. Literally copying Adam’s on his 500t.

One response to “cb450 > cb500t hybrid – part 1”

  1. Adam says:

    I’m pumped you got this engine. Really cool project and it’ll be cool do make another wiring harness.

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