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Old 06-11-2012, 06:11 PM   #211
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Old 06-11-2012, 06:43 PM   #212
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Looks like camera trickery to me.


Not as much as you think. I'd hesitate going up that on my Montesa. I've no idea what I was thinking doing it on OJ.

Made for a cool photo though.
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Old 06-11-2012, 11:46 PM   #213
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The old TLR's go quite well with a few simple mods dont they....................
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Old 06-12-2012, 08:11 PM   #214
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Did somebody say OLD??

I just picked this up last week '76 model

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Old 06-13-2012, 06:28 AM   #215
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Very pretty.


When did you "retire" from WERA?
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Old 06-13-2012, 07:31 AM   #216
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Very pretty.


When did you "retire" from WERA?
'04 was my last year. 3 year old daughter, and FINALLY a #1 plate as an expert.....time to save some money. I'd raced off and on for 11 years. I MISS IT TERRIBLY !!!!
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Old 06-13-2012, 07:53 AM   #217
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'04 was my last year. 3 year old daughter, and FINALLY a #1 plate as an expert.....time to save some money. I'd raced off and on for 11 years. I MISS IT TERRIBLY !!!!
Just curious. We have a "retired" WERA racer where I work. His stories and scrapbook of racing pics are awesome!
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Old 06-13-2012, 02:31 PM   #218
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What gas tank is on that TY?
Is that a 175?



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I read this thread and feel bad mine has been sitting in the garage since my march snow ride

been doing the vintage MX thing and havent had time to service the Honda or rebuild the Yamaha ...but the MX thing is wrecking my all ready wrecked back, got two races in the next two weeks and then probably doind the trials/trail putting thing for a little while untill some Grand Prix racing on November.

from the last trials trail ride


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Old 06-13-2012, 07:05 PM   #219
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Just curious. We have a "retired" WERA racer where I work. His stories and scrapbook of racing pics are awesome!
Laverda Ghost Strike...my last race bike.



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Old 06-13-2012, 07:13 PM   #220
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Laverda Ghost Strike...my last race bike.






Al, with a few cheap and easy mods, that would be a pretty good trials bike.
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Old 06-13-2012, 07:18 PM   #221
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Al, with a few cheap and easy mods, that would be a pretty good trials bike.
Sorry about the THREADJACK....

NOW, Back to your regularly scheduled program.

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Old 06-13-2012, 08:14 PM   #222
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Al, with a few cheap and easy mods, that would be a pretty good trials bike.
You'll want to start with the carb from a chinese pit bike.
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:29 PM   #223
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Come on, guys...

If you're gonna give a single line of unwanted advice, first you gotta quote Brewtus's entire f'ing post.

Jeez...
n00bs.

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Old 06-13-2012, 11:33 PM   #224
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Seems weird that advice on modifications which work a whole lot better than those pictured on this tread, and are easier and less costly to do is unwelcome?
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Old 06-14-2012, 06:46 PM   #225
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Laverda Ghost Strike...my last race bike.

Very Pretty!! Nice to see something else other than a sea of CBR's and GSXR's out there!

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Al, with a few cheap and easy mods, that would be a pretty good trials bike.


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Sorry about the THREADJACK....

NOW, Back to your regularly scheduled program.

No threadjack. Just wait...
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