” When Frankenstein created his monster it was labeled an abomination. In reality though what he had made was a man better than most. He was stronger, bigger and much more resilient than the average Joe but thanks to the good doctors skills with a needle and thread, he was ugly as sin. Our latest build from Theo in the Netherlands takes the same principle of combining “expired” parts to create a better bike but unlike Frankie, Theo has a great eye for design.
Theo’s Frankenstein bike is made up of a ‘96 Yamaha TRX frame, the engine from a later model Yamaha TDM, the rear swingarm and wheel from a Yamaha YZF750 and a set of rear shocks from a Kawasaki ZX6R modified to fit. The tank is the original TRX unit but its seat was made using 3 fiberglass pieces cast off a model Theo built from scratch. Designed to match the lines of the tank the seat also works as a battery/electrics box keeping everything out of sight and waterproof. ”
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