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Old 03-01-2012, 06:57 PM   #12
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The outfit is a M-72M model made by IMZ and designed in 1955, first produced in 1956 so it's not a 20 year old design. Neither is it positive ground unless someone has replaced the G-414 generator and RR-302 regulator with parts off an earler model. Standard carbs were K-37A which are not Bing copies. The mufflers fitted are KMZ style, rather than the fishtails used by IMZ. The tank knee-pads are later IMZ style. It probabably had "Irbit" waterslide stickers on the tank and was almost certainly not originally black.
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