Tag: Scrambler

1966 Honda CL77 Scrambler – New Pistons and Cylinder Liners

On December 23, an early Christmas present (from me, to me) arrived in the form of new pistons and cylinder liners for the 1966 Honda project.  I am working to complete the engine rebuild during the Winter months. In another example of overkill, these forged aluminum…

1966 Honda CL77 Scrambler – Head is Disassembled

This weekend I was able to complete the disassembly of the engine head.  Compared to today’s overhead cam engines, this one is a bit different, being a one-piece head.  Still, this was advanced stuff back in 1957, when the engine was first produced.  The camshaft is…

1966 Honda CL77 Scrambler – Engine is Apart

With the Dnepr project finally behind me, I’ve turned my attention to the 1966 Honda CL77 Scrambler restoration.  The bike has been disassembled for a several months, but the engine had yet to be taken apart.  These 305 cc engines were reliable and strong, but still…