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Classic Motorcycle Mechanics - October 2018


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06 ARCHIVE
The legendary CB750...

08 CMM MARKETPLACE
Wanna cheap CB750?

10 CMM STUFF
New kit, tools and stuff.

12 CMM TESTED
We try stuff out.

14 NEWS
Events and news.

20 FEEDBACK
WIN Bridgestone tyres!

22 SHOW US YOURS
WIN S-Doc kit and Tamiya kits!

27  DUCATI 888
Mark Forsyth finishes it!

32 STAFFORD SHOW
We chat with Terry Rymer.

34 WSB AT 30
World Superbikes’ best bits!    

44 HONDA CB750
John Nutting says happy 50th!

53 CB750 BUYING
Paul Jayson on prices for the original machines.

56  RUMI HONDA RC30
World Superbike title winner of Fred Merkel.

60  RETRO REBOOT
Suzuki’s GSX-R1100…

129 NEXT MONTH
What’s happening?

130 PIP HIGHAM
This month, Pip recalls some more yarns.

62 Q&A
Mark Haycock with a page of tips.

64 KAWASAKI Z1325
Ralph Ferrand sorts out the forks.

68 HONDA VFR400R NC30
Craig Prior finally strips the V4.

72 ALLEN MILLYARD
Gets the frame sorted on.

76 SUZUKI GSX-R750 SRAD
Scott Redmond puts a damper on his frame woes!

78 WORKSHOP: DRUM BRAKES
Steve Cooper cleans and services!

082 KAWASAKI GPX600
Andy Catton on servicing and stripping stickers!

94 YAMAHA RD350LC
Scoop’s guide to buying the legendary LC.

110 KAWASAKI Z1300
Ralph sorts out the timing.

114 SUZUKI GSX-R1100G
Martin Child is back on with this hybrid classic/modern.

118 KAWASAKI HYBRID
Scoop’s chassis rolls.

122 SUZUKI RG500
Jeff Ware strips the square four motor. What does he find?