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Old 10-26-2009, 02:15 AM   #1426
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Heres my 75 CR550F Factory Honda.
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Old 10-26-2009, 08:26 AM   #1427
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This thread really should be re-titled "Moto Porn".

Man. There's some incredible bikes out there.
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Old 10-26-2009, 10:53 AM   #1428
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Nice little small block Guzzi. Sounds pretty crazy for a V50.

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Old 10-26-2009, 10:58 AM   #1429
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At first glance I thought he was doing trials.

Sure hope I can ride at that age.
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Old 10-26-2009, 12:56 PM   #1430
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Why Sammy Miller should stick to trials



plenty more where this one came from..
Actually, the bike wasn't Sammy Miller's, but in fairness he did restore the bike to pristine condition for the owner after the crash.
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Old 10-26-2009, 12:58 PM   #1431
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Old 10-26-2009, 02:29 PM   #1432
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This looks pretty interesting, http://www.steelheart-engineering.com/ thanks for the post.
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Old 10-27-2009, 09:01 AM   #1433
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At first glance I thought he was doing trials.
He was actually a very accomplished roadracer before riding trials.

I didn't see that pic in is book however...but good form there!
That had to hurt...he's no kid.

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Old 10-27-2009, 11:29 AM   #1434
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This bike would look soooooooo much better without a rear fender. Why is everybody doing that? It saves money, saves weight AND it looks better when you don't install that rear fender....
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Old 10-27-2009, 12:20 PM   #1435
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Hope you guys like it loud....




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Old 10-27-2009, 06:56 PM   #1436
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What a fantastic picture

Subject matter and composition

Thanks again for all your hard work Jehu
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Old 10-28-2009, 09:45 AM   #1437
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I prefer the rear fender look. It gives you somewhere to put the tail light, which seems so problematic on cafes and I want the plate mounted there also. I don't like the side mount solution.
I agree! Plus they look unfinished without fenders - the lines just don't flow all the way to the back of the bike, like they've been blunted. Hacked off.
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Old 10-28-2009, 12:30 PM   #1438
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Ariel arrow

And now for something completely different!



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Old 10-28-2009, 12:32 PM   #1439
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And now for something completely different!

Not exactly a cafe racer though is it ?
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Old 10-28-2009, 12:46 PM   #1440
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Wait- is that a double arrow? It looks like a 4-cylinder from here. any more pics of this?
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