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Old 02-03-2011, 05:56 PM   #391
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Nissan Patrol?
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Old 02-03-2011, 08:12 PM   #392
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Nissan Patrol?
Owner said it was a Grumman (the same company that made the Box Vans like below).


Year? Military contract? Did a quick search and came up w/ nothing. Will try again later.


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Old 02-03-2011, 08:18 PM   #393
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The Old Boy had LOTS of Neat Stuff layin' around.

Motorcycles.









Looks like an Eleven. FUN bikes. Kinda miss mine.
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Old 02-03-2011, 08:32 PM   #394
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Looks like an Eleven.
Ding! Ding! Ding!

And he had another, the "crusier" model, in much better shape than that one.



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Old 02-03-2011, 08:43 PM   #395
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For an old gurl, those things scoot. Mine was a "full dress" and didnt have any problems doing the ton... although with that big windshield and faring on the front, the steering got reeall heavy.
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Old 02-03-2011, 08:54 PM   #396
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For an old gurl, those things scoot. Mine was a "full dress" and didnt have any problems doing the ton... although with that big windshield and faring on the front, the steering got reeall heavy.
I had an '80, my first street bike. That thing hauled ass.
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Old 02-03-2011, 09:00 PM   #397
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Matchless Tank. Could be aluminum under that paint.
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Old 02-03-2011, 09:27 PM   #398
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Matchless Tank.
Wow! You guy's are GOOD!
I knew that... because he told me.

He thought it might look good on the '68 Sportster (his "living room bike"), so he'd brought it in to see how it fit/looked.
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Old 02-04-2011, 06:18 PM   #399
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I had an '80, my first street bike. That thing hauled ass.
Same here. First street bike too. Moved up to a VF500F when they came out.
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Old 02-04-2011, 06:52 PM   #400
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Same here. First street bike too. Moved up to a VF500F when they came out.
Here's one we've never heard:

Wish I'd never sold it.

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Old 02-05-2011, 02:07 PM   #401
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Here's one we've never heard:

Wish I'd never sold it.

Not me. My XS11 was a fat pig compared to the Miniceptor. I regretted selling that bike when the kids were babies. Good thing I bought one and restored it 2 years ago.
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Old 02-05-2011, 08:39 PM   #402
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Not me. My XS11 was a fat pig compared to the Miniceptor. I regretted selling that bike when the kids were babies. Good thing I bought one and restored it 2 years ago.
$750 paid, tons of smiles & quite a few miles in the course of ownership.

I really do wish I hadn't sold it.
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Old 02-05-2011, 09:56 PM   #403
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Old 02-06-2011, 10:51 AM   #404
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to bad they are sitting on a dirt floor.....
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Old 02-06-2011, 11:02 AM   #405
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to bad they are sitting on a dirt floor.....
Why is that?
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