Honda CX 500 Forum banner
1 - 7 of 7 Posts

· Registered
11 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
I'm pretty much down to paint now but I figured I'd start a thread anyways. This is my 81 CX500 with 06 Honda CBR 600rr front end.

Other completed mods:
  • subframe replaced with rejuve motorcycles monoshock kit and bobber seat
  • New custom wiring harness as all electronics are now under the tank on a dabbed bracket or in battery box (I think may be made by a forum member of anyone knows, I'll update this)
  • nuut tricky control unit
  • rae-san hall effect ignition
  • new ignition coils
  • Murray's upgraded reg/rect
  • shorai 8 cell lithium battery
  • new starter solenoid
  • 2 button controls
  • led headlightand bracket
  • choke relocation bracket
  • license plate lights and bracket
  • Murray's midpipes, 12" reverse cones, 8" packed baffles, custom brackets
  • under seat turn and brake signals
  • clip ons and controls
  • pod filters
  • tank relocation bracket
  • ignition switch in head tube
  • engine paint
  • rejuve radiator cover
  • custom adapters to mount 5 bolt rotors to constant (I'll update this with the model)
  • custom axle spacers
  • wheel bearings (if you use 07+ forms I believe you get a 20mm axle which are easier to find bearings for)
  • steel brake lines
  • head bearings

  • bobbed front fender
  • muffler wrap
  • better speedometer
  • paint
  • custom overflow bottle

Tire Wheel Fuel tank Automotive fuel system Vehicle

· Registered
11 Posts
Discussion Starter · #5 ·
looks great! can we get a pic of the instrument cluster? What rearset?
Don't have a very good pic of the cluster, but it's just a cheapy amazon gauge on a 3d printed bracket, planning on replacing because I don't think I can make a mechanical speedo fit. Rearsets are from slipstream cycleworks.

also, what mufflers are those? Cone? Post a sound clip if you have one! I'm awaiting my own delivery from Cone
They are 12" reverse cones, just some cheap brand off ebay. I also deleted the hbox with murrays midpipes, and packed them with 8" fiberglass wrapped baffles. I think the bike sounds pretty good, video doesn't do it justice of course but its very low and growly.

Only update in a couple of these pics is the license plate bracket I fabbed up.

Tire Wheel Fuel tank Automotive tire Automotive lighting

Wheel Tire Land vehicle Fuel tank Car

Tire Wheel Automotive fuel system Fuel tank Vehicle

Tire Wheel Fuel tank Vehicle Automotive lighting
1 - 7 of 7 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.