The Honda SL100K2 – Motopsyco’s Asylum Loopy about bikes!

Properly I completed The Honda SL100K2. It seems actually good and I’m very pleased with the best way all of the cosmetics turned out. It actually did wind up making me work a lot tougher that I actually wished too however I wound up with a model new wanting outdated bike that might begin on the primary kick.

Right hand view of the Honda SL100K2
<The Honda SL100K2 of 1972>

It fought me all the best way to the bitter finish, I assumed I had it working completely however then the final half that I had not changed but crapped out on me. The unique stator labored properly at first however after I let the bike sit for a month or two between the VJMC Nationwide Rally and the Classic Honda Rally on the Copperhead Bike Lodge it stop on me and killed the battery.

left side view of The Honda SL100K2 fully restored
<the Honda SL100K2 of 1972>

First I attempted a replica stator from eBay however the wiring colours didn’t match and the looks of the wiring plug and sheathing didn’t match the unique so I put it on the shelf and ordered a N.O.S. substitute from David Silver Spares & placed on it. If anybody within the Continental U.S. wish to purchase the replica stator from me, I’ll take $50 shipped simply to eliminate it.

Ultimately I completed my purpose to carry out an award profitable restoration from one of many largest turds to ever come into my workshop. This little Honda SL100K2 picked up an Award of Advantage on the 2019 VJMC Nationwide Rally and one other on the 2019 Classic Honda Rally.

award wing restored Honda SL100K2
<award wing restored Honda SL100K2>

What’s subsequent for this little machine? Properly that’s as much as the brand new proprietor as I offered it through the Barber Classic Motorsports Competition in October of 2019. I’ve received a number of new initiatives within the works and wanted some cash for them. So hold your eyes open for the following Motopsyco undertaking bike.