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Old 10-02-2012, 01:56 PM   #3016
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someone asked for a few more of this bike:



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Old 10-02-2012, 02:00 PM   #3017
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DAMN! She's a beauty!
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Old 10-04-2012, 06:59 AM   #3018
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My new ride

Proff, bless his cotton socks, has just given me his 74 R60/6 as a resto project. She's sat in his barn since 1985 so needs a little TLC to get her up and running again. Can't wait to pick her up and get started.

Damn there was some high humidity in this storage equation!
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Old 10-04-2012, 10:46 AM   #3019
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Damn there was some high humidity in this storage equation!
its the uk mate it rains 300 days a year the other 65s just drizzle
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Old 10-04-2012, 02:06 PM   #3020
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Those engine guards are unobtainium. Is the engine locked?


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My new ride

Proff, bless his cotton socks, has just given me his 74 R60/6 as a resto project. She's sat in his barn since 1985 so needs a little TLC to get her up and running again. Can't wait to pick her up and get started.

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Old 10-07-2012, 04:52 AM   #3021
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My two girls ... The LT is getting a bit of a service during school holidays here ... Next week when they are over I will be chewing up some more miles on the RS

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Old 10-18-2012, 08:12 PM   #3022
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Old 10-18-2012, 08:22 PM   #3023
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I saw that bike on the road when I was in Perth about a month ago.

It pulled up along side us at the lights, so I only got the briefest of glimpses, but ...



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Old 10-18-2012, 08:40 PM   #3024
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Oh my, that is sweet! So simple and clean. Now that's the kind of second bike I may convince my wife I should have . . .
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Old 10-18-2012, 08:56 PM   #3025
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Old 10-19-2012, 09:01 AM   #3026
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Oh Wow!
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Old 10-19-2012, 09:11 AM   #3027
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BEAUTIFUL!
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Old 10-19-2012, 09:42 AM   #3028
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More. Now.
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Old 10-19-2012, 10:31 AM   #3029
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Very nice. Clean look!
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Old 10-19-2012, 12:32 PM   #3030
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Those engine guards are unobtainium. Is the engine locked?
We think so. I haven't picked the bike up yet. There's going to be some work sorting it out but I'm looking forward to doing it.
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