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Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

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geewhizz
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Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by geewhizz on Wed 03 May 2017, 8:53 pm

Yeah boy, there is a cb5 in this new movie which is set on the Isle of Man. (Comes out Friday) Its a fine example complete with mismatched rad covers and aftermarket exhaust. Anyone on the forum from the Isle of Man know about this bike?


p.s ...it was my favourite scene from the film ( fruity exhaust note too)
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by liverpool_f_ on Wed 03 May 2017, 11:05 pm

Very briefly spotted it in the trailer. I don't think i have ever seen one on the big screen.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lA5njebTiZY
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by geewhizz on Thu 04 May 2017, 1:37 am

Yeah that's the one, I think there could be a continuity error with the exhaust switching back to the right hand side later on...or I'm going mad.
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by Jameshambleton on Thu 04 May 2017, 7:39 am

I think we can definitely rule out @ratatooie's cb500 for this one
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by ANDYC on Thu 04 May 2017, 8:43 am

Yes, I had someone buying parts from me last year in a hurry due to a continuity problem with the bike being filmed in two different countries at the same time. So there's a good chance it could be this one. The guy was only told this a couple of days before filming began so it was never going to be perfect as the bike wasn't standard colours or condition.
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by Jameshambleton on Thu 04 May 2017, 8:58 am

Good job she's a lady wearing alpinestars gear Wink




Shame the video has been flipped around though, as the side facing us is the stator cover and the exhaust is on the clutch side, also notice the numberplate too.... 
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by ANDYC on Thu 04 May 2017, 9:08 am

Yep, that's the tank and tailpiece.
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by geewhizz on Thu 04 May 2017, 5:21 pm

Awesome. flipped footage will explain the exhaust appearing to switch sides too
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by ratatooie on Fri 05 May 2017, 9:57 am

Jameshambleton wrote:I think we can definitely rule out @ratatooie's cb500 for this one

Cheeky!  Razz 

But also accurate!
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Re: Mindhorn - cb5 spotted

Post by Jameshambleton on Fri 05 May 2017, 10:47 am

ratatooie wrote:

Jameshambleton wrote:I think we can definitely rule out @ratatooie's cb500 for this one



Cheeky!  Razz 

But also accurate!

should update your thread, I've gotten 2 more bikes since your last update Wink

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