Special 650


David – From what I know I’m the 3rd owner. It’s a 1981 xs650 special, with a 71 Honda tank.


While i didn’t build it from the frame up, I feel like i’ve replaced enough and fixed enough to call it my own.



It’s not finished yet, but its getting there.


  1. vincenstagechopper says:

    …Nice job , what kind of frame?

  2. fanoboss says:

    It’s deffinetly SPECIAL !!!!!

  3. Uncle Bear says:

    Cool bike, fwiw they are never finished. :=)

  4. Dennis says:

    lookin good. oops……. you missed a spot….. :oP

  5. Jason says:

    Did you buy this in St George, UT? There was a super similar one for sale there.

  6. Billy says:

    Sick bike. Awesome paint job other than the two dents on the gas tank

  7. Nemsis says:

    Looks good nice job. What bike did that tank come from?

  8. Tables says:

    Enjoy your bike man, battery clamps don’t get much sipler than that do they.

  9. Tables says:

    The word would be SIMPLER

  10. David says:

    Brother you nailed it good!!! Great job!! Shes a BEAUTY..