Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum
Welcome to suzuki800 Intruder forum

A UK Site Dedicated To The Suzuki C800, VL800, VX800, VZ800, VS800, C50, M50, Intruder / Boulevard / Marauder.

You will need to register before all the area's become visible, before doing so please enter & read the first thread in the Introductory area

It will only take a minute to register & it would be great to have you on board
This is a free to access and use site.

Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum

A UK Site Dedicated To The Suzuki C800, VL800, VX800, M800, VZ800, VS800, C50, M50 Model Intruder / Boulevard / Marauder
 
HomePublicationsRegisterLog in

Share | 
 

 vz 800 chop

Go down 
AuthorMessage
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:09 pm

Well as you can see my bike has had a few mod... Over the winter looking at flame levers and mirrors, re do the saddle and wire wheels, I'm sure I'll find other things to do LOL

 " />
Back to top Go down
Mr Intruder
Suzuki800.com Founder ... & ... Senior Administrator
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:15 pm

Oh yes yes yes, I love it.  ilis 
That is one seriously great looking ride. Love so much about that bike, it's hard to know where to start.  
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:41 pm

Thanks Dave... looks better in the flesh... defo needs a better front fender though, everytime I look at it... well let just say its not right
" />
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:46 pm

And an other view
" />
Back to top Go down
Mr Intruder
Suzuki800.com Founder ... & ... Senior Administrator
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:58 pm

I knd of like the front guard, looks unfinished but I like it all the same. May look a little better if polished or sprayed black but I don't think it would take much for her to look a real part of the beasty.
Back to top Go down
captain crash
Mentally Deficient lunatic ..... & ..... Site Moderator
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:13 pm

What a great job done, some serious time and thinking has gone it to that bike. O man riding that would make you smile with pride  
Back to top Go down
simbo
.. Mechanical Tart .. .. Site Moderator ..
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:20 pm

hbb Oh Yes!  
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:36 pm

Mr Intruder wrote:
I knd of like the front guard, looks unfinished but I like it all the same. May look a little better if polished or sprayed black but I don't think it would take much for her to look a real part of the beasty.

The fender is mirror polished stainless at present. I must admit I did think about painting it black... Looks like time to get onto photoshop to see what it would look like... Thanks for the comments Guys
Back to top Go down
Ken1964
Valued Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:56 pm

Looks very nice indeed Sir, very well done bike.
Back to top Go down
smart
Valued Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:25 pm

Looks very nice luv the raked out look  
Back to top Go down
OldManYam
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Sun Aug 10, 2014 11:04 pm

Hi Graeme,
I'd just seen your bike on the scrolling gallery - it looks very impressive oyili 

Great to see just what can be done with some imagination !   
Back to top Go down
stingray
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 12:33 am

Very nice, oyili
Back to top Go down
OldManYam
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 8:04 am

Hi Graeme,
I notice you also have an interesting new avatar - is the gentleman Mr Powell ?
Back to top Go down
Mr Intruder
Suzuki800.com Founder ... & ... Senior Administrator
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 8:58 am

Love the bike, love the avatar.
Back to top Go down
petetesch
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 9:02 am

Niiiiiccccce!!!
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 1:25 pm

Yip its Mr Powell...... Dont read to much into it ...after all its only an avatar lol
Back to top Go down
alfie92
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:51 pm

Certainly a head turner,nice Machine Graeme
Back to top Go down
fat intruder
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Tue Aug 12, 2014 7:54 am

great bike love it where the pipes made ? or can u by them like that?
Back to top Go down
peardrop3
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Tue Aug 12, 2014 12:07 pm

looks good with the extended girders matey. Pity you could'nt get a front wheel to match the back one but seeing as you are wanted spoked one's then it probably wont stop there long eh?
I'm surmising that you'll be using a stock suzuki back wheel with possibly a wider rim so I wonder if you can find a supplier of a spoked front to match the forks also as they obviously are'nt stock?
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Thu Aug 14, 2014 8:20 pm

The pipes were custom made to match the frame and to say they are loud (even with the baffles in) is an understatement... Sweet though..  

The wheels will hopefully match by the end of the winter (not by magic unfortunately)  I'm not a fan of fat rear ends,, classic looks never age 
Back to top Go down
peardrop3
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Thu Aug 14, 2014 8:31 pm

A stock wheel off a VL or such should do the job then Graeme eh? Then you can get a hub from a chopper suppliers to fit you width of fork etc...
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Thu Aug 14, 2014 8:38 pm

peardrop3 wrote:
A stock wheel off a VL or such should do the job then Graeme eh? Then you can get a hub from a chopper suppliers to fit you width of fork etc...


Ye that's an option I didn't think about.... to busy looking at HD wheels.. not to bothered about hub and spindle size I;ve got access lots of machine tools... thanks for the sense check Peter  
Back to top Go down
peardrop3
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Fri Aug 15, 2014 2:41 pm

I try, well Rosie says I'm very trying but that's a different kettle of fish  
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Fri Aug 15, 2014 5:48 pm

lol!
Back to top Go down
twenty2
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:17 pm

Sweet build.
Back to top Go down
DANGERTASTIC
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Sep 01, 2014 3:44 pm

Very cool. I love the hardtail. Im still debating whether or not to commit to this
Back to top Go down
vex918
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:37 pm

DANGERTASTIC wrote:
Very cool. I love the hardtail. Im still debating whether or not to commit to this

Give it a go, you get used to it quickly.. just don't hit to many pot hole and bumps or you'll want to piss.. if that happens get a springer saddle or a nappy lol!
Back to top Go down
DANGERTASTIC
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   Tue Sep 02, 2014 9:38 pm

I run struts on mine so I KNOW a hardtail isn't as bad as that.

 Its just time really. All I own is my sled, I need to get something else to ride first
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: vz 800 chop   

Back to top Go down
 
vz 800 chop
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum :: The Gallery :: The Show Room / Gallery-
Jump to:  
Slide Show
A random selection of suzuki800.com member bikes.
Latest topics
» Hello from across the pond
by stingray Yesterday at 12:01 pm

» newby
by ardie Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:03 pm

» vs1400 drive mod
by mally Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:21 pm

» VL800 C800 ENGINE
by Wiggo Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:38 am

» VZ800 Compression question
by v-twin Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:05 pm

» Powder coat wheels
by peardrop3 Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:30 pm

» Gaskets thickness ?
by grumpy grandad Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:15 pm

» 2006 TO 2016 ENGINE SWAP
by simbo Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:43 pm

» VS 750 rat bike
by grumpy grandad Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:57 pm

» Hi All
by ardie Tue Feb 13, 2018 4:04 pm

» Hello from US
by ardie Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:58 pm

» newbee
by stingray Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:42 pm

» Hello from New Zealand
by stingray Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:35 pm

» Wider Angle Mirror Upgrade
by bigmal Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:34 pm

» Fitting additional on/off light switch
by v-twin Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:49 am

» vs800 bobber build
by simbo Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:19 pm

» Halogen/LED Headlamp Upgrade?
by simbo Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:56 pm

» exhaust seal
by mally Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:24 pm

» Starter motor switch jammed
by v-twin Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:50 pm

» Battery Replacement Conundrum
by bagtoracer68 Mon Jan 29, 2018 3:18 am

Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password