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Old 03-18-2010, 05:53 AM   #61
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Calling for any pommie input?

From 'TTT' 2009



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Old 03-18-2010, 06:43 AM   #62
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this is in my shed

its over 25 years and still starts first pull ,been plenty of adventure on it ,when i was 10 mind you
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Old 03-18-2010, 02:10 PM   #63
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its over 25 years and still starts first pull ,been plenty of adventure on it ,when i was 10 mind you
That's not the little beast that turned up @ the 'New Year' @ Micalong?
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Old 03-19-2010, 12:55 AM   #64
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Yeah it was built by Paul Rooney. Its an 84 R80G/S frame with twin plugged R100 engine. 100mm lengthend double sided swingarm with WP shock to a 33/11 diff. 45mm Marzocchi forks with custom solid alloy mountings. The frame has been strengthend in most places. Man its easy to work on, sounds great, and cruises all day at 120ks. I love it

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Like a crop duster but not.
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Old 03-19-2010, 03:02 AM   #65
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Comrades, I took a wrong turn years ago,
and know my bike is registered as a bloody tractor!



It's good to see, 'Apollo' last year.
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Old 03-19-2010, 03:18 AM   #66
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Comrades, I took a wrong turn years ago,
and know my bike is registered as a bloody tractor!



It's good to see, 'Apollo' last year.
From Russia with love

Fish Holes Rally Portland Vic





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Old 03-19-2010, 03:21 AM   #67
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I've always enjoyed "Lenins theory of monopoly capitalism" particularly his analysis of the home state calling on protection.
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Old 03-19-2010, 03:35 AM   #68
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From Russia with love

Fish Holes Rally Portland Vic





from around the "dollar per cc" era? Ther're a few of the 650's getting around....I see one in Maryborough (Q) from time to time. But I wonder if there are many 70's $350.00 (brand new price) Cossacks (or Dneipers etc) still in existence?
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Old 03-19-2010, 03:48 AM   #69
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Not many active - It's a sport for the deviant committed. Cossack, Dneiper, Ural, Warratah, jaing zeung, BSA, fantic, Triumph (units), Dentec, Zensing, TX Yamahate.
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Old 03-19-2010, 04:00 AM   #70
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Get out here fellas.
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Old 03-19-2010, 04:13 AM   #71
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Old 03-19-2010, 04:16 AM   #72
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Old 03-19-2010, 04:23 AM   #73
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Yah sexin me up


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Old 03-19-2010, 04:38 AM   #74
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Yeah I know youve seen it before, but I love riding this bike. At 110kph its like riding a real bike at 250kph
off with the AirHeads group next weekend and it will be doing the Ruptured Budgie again this year, with no suspension problems this time
Craig, You gonna ditch the plazzy handle bar cover aind get some apehangers ?
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Old 03-19-2010, 04:49 AM   #75
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Here's another one of mine.
She turns 42 this year but she's scary fast..............

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