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California Customs was established in 1991 by Joe and Debbie Cree

In the past 18 years they have gone from a local customizing and performance shop to nationally known custom motorcycle builders. They started with 4 basic models and now offer 26 base models in custom built form and 24 models in their custom unassembled kit line. Unlike all of the other licensed manufacturers they actually custom build each bike to the customer’s specs. Each client can decide on the full line of specs from frame specs to motor style and size, wheel styles, sheet metal, bars, front forks, all the way to what grips and mirrors are used on their custom bike. They do the same thing for their unassembled kit line. They don’t know of any other kit line where you can have everything done to fit your specs.  Cookie cutter bikes are not done at California Customs. All of their bikes come with an assigned VIN and MSO as a California Customs manufactured motorcycle. So while they are a licensed manufacturer they also operate and build bikes more like a custom one off shop.

Also in the past 18 years they have been featured in national magazines more than a dozen times. In 2007 their Gold Digger bike won the People’s Choice national trophy at the International Motorcycle Show Tour. This same bike was on the cover and featured in the November 2007 issue of Iron Works magazine. Most recently their Destiny bike is set to be a feature for American Iron magazine. They have also won numerous trophies at such shows as the Grand National Roadster show, Sacramento Autorama, Fresno Autorama, Hollister rally and numerous other events.

They are in the process of building a Bagger style bike to compete at Bonneville for the title of World’s Fastest Bagger. California Customs also has 2 new Bagger style models in the works. They were the first to offer a custom built Bagger style bike back in 1996.

Their next project is a retro style Bobber with a little racer styling thrown in. It will feature a dual carb, magneto fired 93 inch Pan/Shovel motor, kick start 6 speed from Baker and a load of custom one off parts made just for this project. This bike will be one bitchin’ Bobber.

Currently they are offering discounts on custom bikes to all active duty military, fire and police personnel. California Customs always is trying to keep it affordable for the working man to be able to own a truly custom built motorcycle and always support their military, fire and police clients.

In addition to custom bike building their shop offers a full service shop for American made motorcycles. They do custom paint, powdercoating, chrome, polishing, fabrication, performance work, custom parts and customizing of Harleys and other American brands.
Web site is www.calcustom.com and they can be reached at 1-408-954-8972 or 1-888-707-CUSTOM

 

California Customs Sweet Builds....

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DESTINY
PM JUDGE WHEELS
Stretched Frame
114" Motor
California Customs Lake Pipes
Exile Oil Tank
Dakota Digital Gauge
Stretched Fat Bob Tanks
Custom 'NO DASH' Dash
Custom Made Corbin Seat
Candy Burgundy w/Ghost Flame Paint
Candy Burgundy Powdercoated  Frame
Custom Gold Leaf Works
Wide Flanders Drag Bars
PM Contour Hand Controls
Flame Grips
Black and Chrome Motor
3" Wide BDL Primary Drive
Legend Air Ride
U.M.I. Racing Controls
Custom Taglight Mount
Retro Style Light

 


bobfathersweet
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BOBFATHER
 250 Hidden shock Frame*
(also available as a Rigid Frame 250 tire version)
 34 degree rake, 2 inch backbone stretch
 2 inch under chrome springer forks
 12" Apes with 4" risers
 Legend Air Ride 
 S&S motor
 2 into 2 slash cut drag pipes
 6 speed transmission
 Polished motor and transmission
 3" Open BDL primary drive
 Chain final drive
 Sportster style tank
 60 spoke wheels
 18” x 8.5” rear wheel
 250/40-18 Avon rear tire
 11” wide  chopped rear fender
 PM 2 piston front brake with 11.5” stainless polished rotor
 PM 4 piston rear brake
 Corbin solo seat
 U.M.I. chrome billet forward controls
 Sidemount tailight/license mount

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golddiggergal
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THE GOLD DIGGER
 BEST IN SHOW  2007 CYCLE WORLD INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE SHOW TOUR
 COVER OF THE NOVEMBER 2007 ISSUE OF IRON WORKS MAGAZINE
 2007 RETRO ROCKITT STYLE
 80 Spoke Wheels
Powdercoated Springer
Blacked Out Bars
Blacked Out Headlight
PM Hand Controls
Blacked Out Pipes
Custom Sidemount Taglight
Remote Oil Filter
Gold Metal Flake Scallops
Anna Nicole Pin Up Art
Chopped Down Rear Fender
Spinner Gas Cap
Oil Tank Painted To Match Paint
Custom Corbin Seat to Match Paint
Custom Pinstripe Work
Custome Hood Ornament for Light Mount
Black Velocity Stack

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THE BLACKBIRD
 This bike started out as a great project, but ended up become a nightmare for their shop.  The original customer backed out near the end of the project so it will be sold to the first person with the cash in their fist.
Frame: Daytec Softail Style Powdercoated Matte Black
 Wheels: Frt- 16x3, Rear- 16x5.5 40 Spoke Black Powdercoated
 Tires: Avon 130x16 Frt., Avon 200x16 Rear
 Motor: S&S Black 113" w/Super G Carb
 Trans.: Black 6 Speed
 Primary: 3" BDL Open, Powdercoated Wrinkle Black
 Forks: Black Anodized 55mm Ceriani Inverted
 Brakes: Black Powdercoated PM 4 Piston Dual Disc Front w/Black Powdercoated 4 Piston PM Rear
 Pipes: Custome Made Shotgun Pipes Ceramic Coated Black w/Coated Heatshields
 Tank: Custom Made by Fat Katz
 Oil Tank: Daytec Powdercoated Matte Black
 Custom Made Sidemounted Taglight
 Fenders: Custom Made Rear Fender Mounted to Swingarm w/custom Shaped Front Fender
 Billet Headlight - Powdercoated Black
 Custom Adjure Lights Powdercoated Black
 Bars: Black Super Bars w/1.5" Risers.
 PM Contour Hand Controls 
Paint: Monochromatic Matte Black
 Custom Corbin Seat with Shark Skin
 Black Flanders Flat Track Bars
 Vice Grips From Todd’s Cycles

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ROOTBEER FLOAT
 This Is One Of Their Coaster Models Done Up With Some Very Cool Options.
Powdercoated billet wheels
Powdercoated springer
Custom Paint
Custom Pinstriping
Strutless Rear Fender
Frenched Tailight
Black Beach Bars
Round Cylinder Motor
Black Motor And Trans
PM Hand Controls
Powdercoated Air Cleaner
Painted Oil Tank
Custom Pipe By Hacker Pipes
Black Foot Controls
Foot Boards
Powdercoated Headlight
Powdercoated And Striped Primary Plate
Custom Corbin Seat


blueskulltucson

TUCSON
 Model: Daddy-O
6" Over Forks
4" Downtube Stretch
2" Backbone Stretch
Chrome Wheels/Brakes
Custom Flame Paint
Polished Package
Strutless Fender
Sissy Bar Kit
Samson Pipes
Powdercoated Oil Tank
Headwinds Billet Headlight
Lazer Star Lights
Joker Sidemount Tailight

Friscogmissd

MISS DEMEANOR
Model: Frisco
(With Some Old School Options)
Custom Gas Tank
Round Oil Tank
Powdercoated/Chrome Springer
93" Shovelhead Motor
Internal Throttle
Shotgun Exhaust
Handmade Sissy Bar
Suicide Shifter With Foot Clutch
Exile Kicker Kit
Miss Demeanor Murals And Custom Pinstripe Work


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FULLY LOADED
Note
- This Model Has Been Discontinued Due To Parts Availability Issues.
Totally Custom One Off Ripped Diamond Plate Paint
Fully Polished Drivetrain
PM Contour Handlebar Controls
Baker 6 Speed Transmission
Rage Wheels With Matching Rotors
Pm Hydraulic Clutch
Dakota Digital Dash
Corbin Ripped Seat

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RED HOT
Note- This Model Has Been Discontinued Due To Parts Availability Issues.
This Nomad Convertible RS is shown with optional polished package and Tribal graphics


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SIMPLY BAD
Terminator SS 250 Model With Some Cool Upgrades
Martin Bros. Pipes
  Teardrop Chrome Forks
  Primary Mounted Plate Mount
  Single Disc Front Brakes
Custom Skull Graphics On Tank
 One Piece Stretched Tank With Flush Cap
 PM Hand Controls
 Car Style Key Start Switch

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SLEEPER
This Is A One Off Custom Built For A Client. It's A True Sleeper - Looks Like An Old School Cruiser But It Has Some Serious Punch.
124" Motor
 6 Speed Tranny
 3" Open Belt Primary
 Spring Solo Seat
 Samson Pipes
 Footboards Adapted To Fit Controls
 Vdo Electronic Speedo
 Strutless Rear Fender
 Custom Paint

 

Some totally awesome styles and designs...there are even MORE unique and righteous California Customs at their home website
www.calcustom.com
 



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