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Offline bigshoes65

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pre 1995 bikes
« on: May 12, 2013, 06:53:44 pm »
i believe, half of the people on here ride bikes older than 1995. thats not a bad thing. i got two 82 virago 920 and 86 voyager. :n21

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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2013, 08:00:47 pm »
Got a 96 zx9-r myself,I can remember seeing them on the showroom floor.Can also remember seeing the cbx (6 cylinder) also brand new. :31

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Re: Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2013, 08:40:28 am »
I restored an 84 Ninja..great bike sold ot shortly after the project to stay with current bikw tech

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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2013, 10:27:39 am »
There are quite a few of us that have at least one older bike in the stable. I'll always own at least a couple of them.
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2013, 03:39:17 pm »
Right now I have an 82 Magna V5 I have been converted from the new to the old school by Ian and Gotgixxers :groan

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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #5 on: May 13, 2013, 07:33:49 pm »
well, you cant just go throwing money away on a bike that hasnt proven itself. . . . . just sayin'. . .
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #6 on: May 13, 2013, 07:59:58 pm »
Plans are in the works to have my Pops 1972 CB750Four restored. And , I will owe the credit and thanks to Ian!  :happypep
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Re: Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #7 on: May 14, 2013, 05:13:14 pm »
I'm rollin an 81 gl1100..... just gonna add a little of my own flair to it.

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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #8 on: May 17, 2013, 01:17:12 pm »
Is that the same Gl for sale on CL?
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #9 on: May 17, 2013, 05:03:45 pm »
Looking good Jeff. Now if you only had some side covers............. You keeping that seat or changing it?
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #10 on: May 20, 2013, 03:51:22 pm »
i have the tank side cover on, the battery side cover im gonna have to fix the po's gooberd up wiring for the starter silinoid before it will fit. it is on for trade, just kinda seeing if i get any bites on it. had one guy wanting to buy it, but havent heard from him in a couple days... soon, the paint will start flying!!!! gonna look totally different!!
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #11 on: May 29, 2013, 09:50:05 am »
you mean to tell me that they made another bike besides a Hayabusa or a B-12 since 1992 ??? I thought those were the only other bikes made since the last oil cooled GSXR's ........ Say it ain't so ....... :beg
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Re: Re: Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #12 on: May 29, 2013, 10:52:30 am »
you mean to tell me that they made another bike besides a Hayabusa or a B-12 since 1992 ??? I thought those were the only other bikes made since the last oil cooled GSXR's ........ Say it ain't so ....... :beg

Sure they did! We just didn't get them. The GSX1400. Lucky Europeans.
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Re: Re: Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #13 on: June 05, 2013, 05:51:55 am »
Sure they did! We just didn't get them. The GSX1400. Lucky Europeans.

Yea, no SH$^*T ... I tried to get one over here a while back. What a PITA !! I was going to get one and hang a hair dryer on it ..... ;D
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Re: Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #14 on: June 05, 2013, 08:12:48 am »
Vehicles 25+ years old can now be legally imported.
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #15 on: June 05, 2013, 12:00:18 pm »
That's good news....Now, just wait until the GSX1400 is 25 yrs old ..... and the Inazuma 1200 ....... oh yeah .... >:D
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #16 on: June 11, 2013, 09:39:55 am »
Coming to my garage shortly, along with an additional bike for parts..  picking up a triumph scrambler this fall as well.. :21 though thats not exactly vintage other than looks.


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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #17 on: June 11, 2013, 07:15:22 pm »
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #18 on: June 13, 2013, 08:46:05 am »
NICE lucky, that will make a cool project .......
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #19 on: June 13, 2013, 02:33:13 pm »
My pop's 72 CB750 Ian is restoring for me.
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Re: pre 1995 bikes
« Reply #20 on: June 19, 2013, 05:02:21 am »
:D  :D  :D  :D ^
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