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Darren Allport always wanted a street special based on a dohc Honda, so here are his efforts so far.
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“I thought you might like to see a pie of my latest project. It’s a 1980 CB900FA with a 1998 CBR900RR Fireblade rear including monoshock conversion and one-off adjustable bottom shock link. Up front are 1994 CBR600F forks, while the engine breathes through a home brew Harris/Yoshimura hybrid exhaust system, Mikuni VM33 carbs running open bell mouths (the induction noise here is awesome).
“The front dropped in with just a steering stem swap, next on the list is a good few shakedown runs then a full on Spencer rep paintjob for next year’s season.”