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Hello everyone,

My bike is currently at Slim's Fab Farm having custom fabrication completed. While there, I decided to snap some photos and included them here.
 

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My 1970 T100 gas tank needed a little work done on the forward right mounting hole. I ordered the mounting kit and had Slim weld the studs into place and repair the hole. As you can see the tank sits nicely on the frame, I really like the stock tank. I also temporarily installed the brass risers and Biltwell 1-inch Tracker bars. I cut 1-inch off of both ends to narrow the profile. just a bit.
Slim also custom fabricated rear fender mounts with hidden mounting hardware and I think he totally nailed it on the rear fender mounting. The bike is long, low and narrow and is the exact look I wanted. The last few items that are being fabbed is a brake stay for the front brake, a new axle and two threaded bungs to mount the rear turn signals/brake lights.
 

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Slim also fabricated a custom hidden electrical box under the engine that installs between the frame rails and mounts using stock hardware and locations. I will send photos of that when it is completed prior to my tear down and preparation for paint and powder coat. My plan is to install and Exile Cycles internal throttle and internal frame wiring. I will also route most of my clutch and brake cable inside the bars to clean up the front end. I ordered a 7-inch headlight bucket from Benjie's Cafe Racers and will install a replica Smiths speedometer in the bucket for a really clean look. I will post pictures as soon as I have it mocked up. Slim will fabricate a trick headlight mounting bracket as soon as he receives the bucket.
 

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Awsone bike bro. I got a 1965 t120 three months ago that was totally stock and beat up. I built this. Should have it finished i the next week or so. Having lots of trouble with the timing. I put a Pazon electronoc ignition and a podtronics battery eliminator on it.
 

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Hi Irish,

Thank you for the compliments! Your bike is nice as well. I am also thinking of installing a Pazon and a voltage regulator with the built-in capacitor and Zener diode. What sort of problems are you having?
 

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I am also having Slim remove the stock Triumph gas tank filler and will install a solid brass crown gas cap with a steel bung.
 

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Just a stage I was going through Bobber,the tank was given to me and it had a speedo at the top right side(vintage not Triumph)so I was going for that old bike look. cheers Eric.
 

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Yeah Bobber you don't see springers much out here these days ,my current ride is the 13 America and a set of springers on that ???well. Hey good luck with your build its great to see these hardtails on the road.Cheers Eric
 

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I can't get it started. It's my first Triumph build and I think the timing is off. Gonna throw the local Triumph expert some $$$ and have him help me out.
 

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Finally, back from the shop!

I have to hand it to my pal Slim from Slim's Fab Farm. He helped me realize the dream and was instrumental in making it a reality. here are a collection of photos as it sits now. He fabricated and installed an nice electrical box that fits neatly under the engine between the frame and mounts using existing hardware. he also fabrictaed a nice bung and heim joint to secure my forward 2LS brake plate. My new Brass crown gas cap is installed and I think it looks great. The headlight bucket was custom made by benjies cafe racers to house a reproduction Smiths speedometer. I know some may think the bucket is too large but I wanted a nice, big, chunky bucket. Besides, it easily feets the speedo. Slim fabricated a custom mounting bracket that fits the look nicely.
 

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The build will continue

I will post detailed photos of the electrical box when I remove it. I will also snap a couple of shots of the headlight mount bracket.
 

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Awesome custom work. Especially the paint scheme. That white frame is nice.
Where did you get the paint done? I am working on a '67 T120 restoration and need a some quality paint work in San Diego area. I picked up matched paint from Don Hutchison and been trying to find a good place to get it done. Thanks.
 

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awesome job, I am also working on a 67 T120R Bobber. I am looking for some Black Rims for it. I have a 18" in Rear
and a 19" in front. But I have seen Bobbers with 19" on Both. I ale want a larger Rear Tire.
 
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