A Country for Old men and their bikes

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by Steptoe, Mar 12, 2008.

  1. Hayduke

    Hayduke ///SAFETY THIRD/// Super Moderator

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    Incredible! Thanks! :thumb
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  2. plutonic

    plutonic Outsider

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    I didn't know Benny Hill has a brother...:D

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  3. Gregster

    Gregster Been here awhile

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    Great pics ! :clap
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  4. Eurobiker

    Eurobiker Vintage Cat Herder

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    Gorgeous, Steptoe. :clap:clap:clap
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  5. guesswork

    guesswork Been here awhile

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    One of the very best picture essays!
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  6. Horndog7

    Horndog7 (because of my last name)

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    The look of sheer contentment on this guy's face is priceless. He's just happy to be here. Though "Mr. Toad" from The Wind in the Willows comes to mind... utter delight at the experience. My family also calls me "Mr. Toad" from time to time. These are great pictures. I think I may have found a new hobby... :evil
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  7. Michhub

    Michhub Major Medical

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    That event has heaps of character...evident in the machinery, gear & people! Thanks for sharing the great pics!!

    MikeH
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  8. miniroot

    miniroot running in: please pass

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    Fantastic stuff.

    But I do hope that her majesty's finest were out in force, checking for emissions, exhaust noise and BSI kite-marked helmets.

    ;)
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  9. gasandasphalt

    gasandasphalt Been here awhile

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    FANTASTIC!!!!!!!

    Lot's of super neat bikes, what a day, :clap :clap :clap
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  10. robsmoto

    robsmoto Motorcycleton

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    Thanks for sharing the pictures. Each ride on those old bikes looks like a real adventure!
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  11. foster

    foster Huh?

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    Thanks for sharing! Amazing men and their machines.....:clap
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  12. Mortis

    Mortis Been here awhile

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    +1 Thanks for that made my night:clap
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  13. darmahman

    darmahman "Illogically Deluded"

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    Fantastic!!!!!:clap
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  14. JNRobert

    JNRobert Breaking Wind

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    Let me get my man on the blower
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  15. OldAndBusted

    OldAndBusted Needs a little work...

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    awesome awesome awesome.

    puts my 1955 to shame.
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  16. Durangoman

    Durangoman Yeah its me!

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    Cool pics, gotta love those old bikes:clap
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  17. J B Nimble

    J B Nimble Banned

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    Amazing blast from the past...thanks!!! *****
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  18. Putts

    Putts Gettin' there.

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    Thanks so much for sharing. Fan-bloody-tastic! Might as well drop a picture in amidst all the praise.

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    As someone said earlier, these guys were certainly adventurers in their day. One of these shots are front page material I would think. Velvet Ride! I nominate this one, he looks like he has the adventurers spirit!
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  19. Angel-V

    Angel-V Pisahuevos

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    :bow :bow :bow :bow :bow :bow :bow :bow :bow

    Amazing, thanks por make my day.
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  20. D-Mac

    D-Mac Been here awhile

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    Fantastic!!:clap :clap This stuff is AMAZING. Thanks for sharing! The fact that the riders dress the part makes it real. You can see the pride in their faces too.

    Unlike old cars, old bikes are so much more fun to look at - everything mechanical is visible. The old leather belt-drives are sweet too!
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