Easy Upgrades - Honda NC700X Project Bike

Upgrades to your bike aren’t always expensive or difficult to install. And just to prove the point we’ve taken our gear merchant’s 2012 Honda NC700X and decided to give it an adventure focused makeover. A great no frills utilitarian style bike, the NC700X provides a good starting point for the type of modifications we were wanting to make. Below find the videos that detail the entire bike build and make sure to check out the diverse selection of parts each of the brands we’ve chosen to highlight offer.

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Givi Trekker Outback 37 Liter Side Case
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Trekker Outback 37 Liter Side Case
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Givi Trekker Outback 37 Liter Side CaseDesigned with an emphasis on security, comfort and strength, the Givi 37L Trekker Outback Aluminum Sidecase is ideal for the adventure motorcyclist who is loo...
Givi Trekker Side & Top Case
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Givi Xstream Range XS305 Seat Bag Features:Adjustable straps 2 pockets in external elastic net 2 extensible side compartments Water-resistant zips Reflective inserts Rain cover in fluorescent mater...

An Italian company with a long history of making quality, weatherproof luggage, the Givi Trekker Outback Side Cases were an easy choice to complement the NC700X. Both tough enough for off road use and able to lock easily, the panniers are perfect for short and multiday rides alike. Givi doesn’t just offer aluminum panniers, soft cases, top cases, skid plates and windshields are also available to suit your unique riding needs.

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Yoshimura R-77 Street Series Slip-On Exhaust
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R-77 Street Series Slip-On Exhaust
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Yoshimura R-77 Street Series Slip-On Exhaust Designed with the same quality and innovation used in World Superbike, the Yoshimura R-77 Street Series Slip-on not only gives you the un-paralleled Yos...
Yoshimura R-77D Slip-On Exhaust
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R-77D Slip-On Exhaust
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Yoshimura R-77D Slip-On Exhaust The all new R-77D muffler has been developed throughout years of racing efforts, and hours of meticulous research and development by Yoshimura engineers. It's distin...
Yoshimura TRC Dual Slip-On Exhaust
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TRC Dual Slip-On Exhaust
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Yoshimura TRC Dual Slip-On Exhaust The features of the race-winning Yoshimura TRC Exhaust line in a convenient dual slip-on package Features tri-oval muffler body design for superior ground cleara...
Yoshimura RS-4 Slip-On Exhaust
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RS-4 Slip-On Exhaust
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Yoshimura RS-4 Slip-On Exhaust The RS-4 is pentagonal shaped muffler that features a carbon fiber cone end cap, two staged stepped baffle and striking good looks. The RS-4 muffler features a new fr...
Yoshimura R55-LE Slip-On Exhaust
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R55-LE Slip-On Exhaust
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Yoshimura R55-LE Slip-On Exhaust Bring your bike's power to life with the Yoshimura R-55-LE Slip-on pipe. From the track to the streets this exhaust will turn heads with its amazing sound and sharp...
Yoshimura Axle Adjuster Blocks
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Yoshimura Axle Adjuster Blocks There is nothing more frustrating than trying to adjust your chain with "cheesy" OEM style blocks. Not only are the OEM units alignment marks suspect; but the overall...


Yoshimura is known for their longstanding involvement in superbike racing but they’re also one of the few companies that make an exhaust for the NC700X. The venerable R-77 line provides a weight savings over stock, noticeably quicker throttle response and an exhaust note that is now worthy of the bike itself. And besides making exhaust for just about every bike out there, Yosh has plenty of cool little accessories that are both functional and look super trick.

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Renthal 7/8" Street Handlebars
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7/8" Street Handlebars
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Renthal 7/8" Street BarsRenthal 7/8 handlebars re-wrote history when they became the first aftermarket aluminium handlebar to be fitted as OEM on a Japanese motorcycle.Features:7/8" (22mm) external...
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Clip On Handlebars
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Renthal Clip On Handlebars Renthal clip-on handlebars are a premium race spec part developed with Kawasaki World Super Bike Team.Machined from billet aluminium, each set comes complete with bar tub...
Renthal 520 Front Countershaft Sprocket
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520 Front Countershaft Sprocket
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Renthal 520 Front Countershaft Sprocket Case hardened and core refined 655M13 Nickel Chrome Molybdenum steel and precision CNC machined to extremely tight tolerances for maximum longevity. Feature...
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Renthal 530 Front Countershaft Sprocket Case hardened and core refined 655M13 Nickel Chrome Molybdenum steel and precision CNC machined to extremely tight tolerances for maximum longevity. Feature...
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Renthal 520 Ultralight Road Rear Sprockets Renthal Ultralight road and road race chainwheels are manufactured from specially enhanced high strength 7075T6 Aluminium alloy to give a good combination...
Renthal 530 R4 SRS Road Chain
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Renthal 530 R4 SRS Road Chain Renthal’s R4 SRS Road chain is a specially developed sealed ring chain utilizing Renthal’s Self Regulating Seal (SRS) technology to increase the servi...


A name more commonly associated with motocross, Renthal also makes a good selection of bars for street bikes and when it comes to making a bike more touring capable, a good set of bars is at the top of the list. The Renthal 7/8” Street Handlebars are a great addition to the NC700X and let us find just the right bend to make the transition from sitting to standing an easy one. And along with the custom bend, Renthal’s expertise with aluminum make their products plenty strong enough to handle tough use.

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Acerbis Dual Road Handguards
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Dual Road Handguards
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Acerbis Dual Road Handguards Unique, flowing design cuts down on wind resistance and provides coverage from roost and branches Constructed of nylon and polycarbonate with a removable wind protecto...
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Acerbis Optional LED Light Kit Optional LED light kit can be added for increased visibility or use as turn signals For use with the Dual Road Handguards only **Note: Handguards sold separately
Acerbis Mounting Kit for Uniko Handguards
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Mounting Kit for Uniko Handguards
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Mounting Kits for Acerbis Uniko Handguards Replacement Plastic mounting kit or upgrade to the Race Mounting kit which is corrosion resistant, anodized aluminum Fits all standard handlebars
Acerbis Offroad Skid Plate
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Offroad Skid Plate
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Acerbis Offroad Skid Plate All plastic skid plates have original shape as the frame Made of heavy duty polypropylene Made to bolt in factory mounting points, no frame modification needed


Just about every Dakar winning bike for the past 15 years has sported Acerbis handguards, so as far as adventure worthy hand protection goes, the Italian company is definitely at the top of their game. But along with providing the NC700X with crash and weather protection, the Vision Handguards come with multidirectional lights perfect for late night backcountry exploring. Universal in application, Acerbis handguards can fit almost any style of bike.

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Continental Trail Attack 2 Rear Tire
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Trail Attack 2 Rear Tire
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Continental Trail Attack 2 Rear Tire85% on-road and 15% off-road New tread pattern adopted from the Conti Attack family Engineered to meet the demands of todays powerful, high-performance adventure...

This page is all about easy upgrades and embodying this better than anything else are the Continental TKC 80 tires. Long proven as Conti’s large displacement adventure tire of choice, the TKC 80 drastically opens up the possibilities of where the NC700X can be ridden. Good for both off road conditions and high mileage, these are tires that let the Honda truly maximize its touring potential. And even if you really load up the panniers, the TKCs have a construction that can bear the weight.