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Taking on a cafe racer conversion is a large project - way more complicated than just painting your motorcycle. It is time consuming, and can be frustrating and difficult. However, the reward is totally worth it when done correctly. The best way to ensure it is all going to work as smoothly as possible is having the right bike from the beginning of the project. Thanks to the modern, globally connected times that we live in, finding a powerful engine at a reasonable price is not as difficult as it used to be - even if you live in a small town in...

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A new coat of paint can make a motorcycle look like a different machine. But this can come at a high price if you go through a professional. Yes, you will get a better and a longer lasting finish. However, if you are just starting building bikes as projects and want to learn a new skill, then painting them yourself can be great fun and it allows you to show your own creativity. A great way to get your toes wet with painting your bike is to start smaller and paint some of the smaller pieces that can go into...

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The motorcycle culture exists as a mainstream society subculture covering both a community and a means of transportation. We focus on giving you the best motorcycle paint for your Yamaha , Harley, and Honda restoration projects but we understand that the lifestyle is so much more than just owning a motorcycle. The stereotypical biker is a rebel considering society's norms and laws irrelevant but instead chooses to dedicate life to the club or as a lone wolf. There are many aspects to the motorcycle lifestyle that outsiders might be surprised to learn. Riding Makes for Better Drivers Constant vigilance is required...

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Here at VMR Paints we are about more than just motorcycle paint - we have a great appreciation for the bikes that our paint goes on. One of those bikes, and one of the greatest bikes of all time is the Honda CT70. In this post, we want to give you a better appreciation of this motorcycle, and show you why it is one of the Greatest Bikes in History. The Honda CT70 is known by a number of names around the world. While it was released under the CT70 title here in the US & Canada, the bike was...

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Finding the right motorcycle paint for your bike can be challenging enough - but finding a whole new bike can be even harder. Especially when the bike you want is something like an old CT70 or cool Sportster Iron 883. Where do you even start?  We are here to help. Finding your new old bike The first step in finding your new old bike is figuring out which Make, Model, and year of motorcycle you like the most. Spend some time just browsing sites like motorcycle.com. It can be easy to go “down the rabbit hole” on a site this...

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