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Ugly#05 Honda GL500 82′ – done.

Good times. This bike was a true challenge to build. I struggle to find the right balance and lines on the rear end of GL500 frame. It’s much easier with CX500 where You got single tube between carburettors. Here on Silverwing You got this fat straight lines of frame and Pro Link swing arm. I […]

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Before and After

Honda GL500 Silver Wing is a lovely, fat bike. Check it out how it can be changed. It took previous owner a bit to change the lines. But when Ugly Motors took the bike the lines start to draw by themselves…   /fot. @mokrzyckibartosz  

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Ugly Honda GL 500 being built.

We started this build in January. You may follow other posts from the build, but now check some more details. We tried to merge, what is hard to combine. Classic and sporty. This build took more time during the design process than others. It wasn’t easy to make it look and feel connected. Relax and […]

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First look at the Honda.

Today we gathered bought and made parts and put them together. Take a look at the idea behind this GL500.

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Time to build.

Quietly, in my workshop, I made few steps forward with Honda GL500. I welded rear subframe, reworked rear damper and adopt Yamaha R1 spring. Frame and stuff got sand blasted and repainted. I worked on seat, engine, wheels and handlebar instruments. Next step is to match this work into one glorious machine. I still wait […]

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Ugly#01 Suzuki GS 400 77′

Here. Where all started. Suzuki GS400 was bought somewhere near city of Jelenia Góra in January 2014r. It was a beautiful light-weight machine. Principal was to catch the lightness of the frame and tank. To not overweight the bike with complex and big things like after market seat cowls so I’ve made one. I wanted […]

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