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CB550 Custom Build by S&G builder Brady Young

May 2013Custom build by Seaweed and Gravel in southern california built by Brady Young (previously of UGLY Motorbikes.) The inspiration for this build was spawned from a previous personal bike of Brady's, made from spare parts and a few weekends. The bike was rough, full of character, and frequently saw the dirt. Nonetheless, it caught the eye of the client that commissioned this build, but with new shoes and a classy attire.  Our goal for this build was to create a simple, clean, minimalistic bike with an aggressive, low stance; pulling elements from both the cafe racer and brat style palettes, whilst preserving the classic lines that were buried in stock form. Once the form and stance of the bike...

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Mean Mister Mustard CB750F

Brady Young's latest build out of Seaweed & Gravel Garage is a 1980 CB750F. This was built as a shop bike for Seaweed and Brady got inspired to have creative license with this one. The mono shock was something he had been thinking about for some time. We are very pleased how it came out. The performance and sound on this bike is amazing. Here are some photos to share, shot in Leucadia.   1980 Honda CB750f “Mean Mister Mustard” We picked up this 1980 Honda CB750f as a decent runner but showing it’s age. It was used as an extra bike for rides while we worked out a few mechanical and tuning issues. After a bit of time we...

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