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Old 02-07-2012, 03:57 AM   #6
K1W1
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Joined: Oct 2006
Location: Dandenong Ranges, Australia
Oddometer: 1,498
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Originally Posted by nunzo View Post
I have only seen on RL (restored) with the street legal running gear. Very nice setup and makes the bike more fun to ride if geared properly for the tarmac.
I had what was probably the first road legal one in the world.
When they were originally released by Suzuki they had no lights and I had mine fitted with lights and a speedo and registered for road use from new. In those days in New Zealand you did not need indicators or even a mirror on a motorcycle and I used to ride it to work almost every day.

By the time these photos were taken I had crashed it on the road (new frame required) plus purchased a van so it no longer had lights and a speedo. From memory it had Renthall aluminium bars, Girling Trials shocks and the extra bash plate was made by cutting a cheap rear plastic mud guard up and bolting two sections side by side to the frame under the engine.



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