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Old 12-07-2012, 07:22 AM   #16
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I agree with Chris-- buy it NOW. At $9+22 it's a steal. You may not need the subframe, you may not know that you need a subframe, but it's time to start packratting parts away. Those early subframes are in need-- overload the rack and the rear of the subframe bends and cracks. I, as a young newb in the mid-'70's, put GF on pillion + iced-downed loaded cooler on the rack and cracked the subframe. Happens all th' time.

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Old 12-07-2012, 07:37 AM   #17
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I didn't even notice it was a Lamont Sanford auction. They, or he, has some of the best deals. A lot of Airhead parts. Never a reserve. Straight shooter.

It being an auction items can sometimes go much higher but you can always hope to get it reasonable. Then if not there will another along pretty soon.
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Old 12-07-2012, 07:42 AM   #18
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Get it, sub-frame & all. That way you can brace this sub-frame (which looks like it might have some extra holes in it) and save your original. They"re prone to crack. My original has been welded, but I have 2 extras.
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