Originally Posted by Brauhausbier
I thought the price was fair considering the condition, extra parts, and that all important title and license plate. You could find cheaper for sure, but maybe not with the BD kit, aftermarket parts, or title and plate.
The plate is worth a couple hundred right off the bat, and you'll spend about five bills on a Baja Designs kit. There are cheaper kits and other ways to go, depending on your state's laws....but that was a fair price.
I paid $1350 for the '92 that was the basis of my build thread, and the best thing it had going for it was being mechanically sound.
Getting some of the other stuff up front takes the sting out of building a $6,000 example of a $1500 bike