Originally Posted by bigbutterbean
If you doubt yourself, you'll never get anything done. I'm not saying that to be rude, just have a little confidence in yourself and you can do anything you put your mind to. I didn't think I'd ever want to do a 4 stroke build either for the same reasons you stated, and then my engine died and I got sick of the constant fixing up and tuning and decided I was going 4 stroke. I'll have the bike up to a rolling chassis (started with a bare frame) in another couple of weeks, and I'm using motorcycle forks and all different kinds of stuff. You'd be surprised at what you can do if you really want to.
True words. Nothing is impossible. If you can dream it, you can do it.