Curvy's Antique Motorcycle Thread

Discussion in 'Old's Cool' started by Curvy, Oct 29, 2006.

  1. jrswanson1

    jrswanson1 n00b

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    Some decent pictures of mine.

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  2. Doug Matson

    Doug Matson Long timer

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    Here is my CB 160 and 350 both are originals
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  3. bk brkr baker

    bk brkr baker Long timer

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    My '62 Bonnieville as purchased in the early 80's. Bought by the dad , who painted it Lilac , like the front fender. Inheritted by the son who took the front fender off and painted the bike green.

    Buco bags, metallic gold slip cover on the seat , apes , cable wraps., front bumper, seat bar.pure goofyness.
    I do like the rear carrier. Restoration has never happened.
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  4. nachtflug

    nachtflug infidel

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    restoration? you touch that bike I will hunt you down and break your thumbs. :lol3
  5. nachtflug

    nachtflug infidel

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    here's one for xmas - new to Ted's museum.

    unrestored 13,000 original miles.

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  6. What?

    What? curmudgeon

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    I have seen many photos from this museum, but this is the first time that I can recall that you mentioned its name. A little googling and I came up with this http://www.motorcyclepediamuseum.org.
    It is on my list of things to do the next time I headed back from New Jersey.
    I am torn as to what to do about the '62 Bonnie. It is too ugly to be brought out in the light of day, but it is unique. I'm glad I don't have to decide.
  7. bk brkr baker

    bk brkr baker Long timer

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    But, isn't the gold slip cover on the seat , wrong ?
  8. danedg

    danedg Horizontally Opposed

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    Nice Buco's...!:evil
  9. deerslayR

    deerslayR Spodely Adventurer

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    Seat cover is kewl in a YMCA kinda way :D
    However, those "apes" look painful.
  10. nachtflug

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    it couldn't be more right. seriously to alter that bike would be a crime. there are enough stock restored Triumphs around. that is one of a kind. genuine period mods are irreplaceable.
  11. vicster

    vicster Long timer

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    Love this bike. The exhaust certainly is, uh, interesting.
  12. nachtflug

    nachtflug infidel

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    she's a daisy!
  13. Center-stand

    Center-stand Long timer

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    Baker, I'd like to hear the comments on the Triumph at the river some Thursday night. I'm sure you would draw a crowd with that one.
  14. toadjam

    toadjam Adventurer

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    i agree , she has to stay exactly as she is . thousands of boring over restored bikes out there . thats summat different and that makes her much more special .
    happy xmas everyone .
  15. danedg

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  16. fullmetalscooter

    fullmetalscooter Let me take this duck off

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    Royal enfield Indian I m guessing? To bad the HRD Indain never made beyond prototype stage.

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  17. bk brkr baker

    bk brkr baker Long timer

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    Indian 220 single. Also doubled up as a 440 twin . Nothing to do with Royal Enfield, these models predated the R.E. connection.
  18. R80st

    R80st Been here awhile

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  19. danedg

    danedg Horizontally Opposed

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  20. Curvy

    Curvy Lost Planet Airman

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