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    Today, 10:27 AM
    I assume you've checked the fuses and feeds to the atari (I don't know this bike but I'll try and pull some info from the tangled interwebs as to the...
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    Today, 10:18 AM
    Bonjour Desmolover! Your first post after years of lurking couldn't have come at a better time..... K9swine had his neck dangerously outstretched...
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    Today, 07:35 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread New Yamaha Triple in General
    If you'll excuse the reference: The proof of the pie is in the eating..... Can't wait to hear a load of triples blasting off the grid.........
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    Today, 07:20 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    Thanks.... my brain kinda runs at, or near the redline pretty much from when I open my eyes in a morning. The rest of me just clings on and tries not...
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    Today, 05:06 AM
    Don't turn up for a viewing alone or with money if you get a lead on it. Smells rotten as fuck to me.
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    Today, 04:49 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread CB77 Project in Project Builds
    Fixed it for you :P
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    Today, 04:40 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread New Yamaha Triple in General
    I worked for Triumph as a senior tech and if there was a problem found in a batch of parts then the whole run was recalled. A phone call to the...
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    Today, 03:59 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    I'm almost sure that Yamaha tested this modification. Little nipponese guy arriving early at work in a lab coat with a sawzall and a well...
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    Yesterday, 08:25 PM
    This dude's virago serves the purpose it was assembled for, getting the attention of people who don't know a lot about motorcycles or structural...
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    Yesterday, 01:28 PM
    Is there power? is there earth continuity. We'll need a bit more info as to what you have tested before we start pointing the finger at the atari
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    Yesterday, 11:20 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    Looks as though the heads on the britten had, as well as the four head bolts to seal the combustion chamber, 6 other fastening points for the head....
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    Yesterday, 05:46 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    The bloke was a genius. I watched the documentary about him and when he was watching his creation literally power wheelying past the leader as if he...
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    Yesterday, 05:05 AM
    I'd trade BOTH my nuts for a Britten. I've seen them up close, and seen them go around a track, and even seen one embarrass lots of modern bikes....
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    Yesterday, 03:53 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    And for the OP: My inspiration for this bike was my own struggles with finding reliable, good quality bikes that the everyday person can afford....
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    Yesterday, 02:46 AM
    I too have had the pleasure of Iranian hospitality and they are lovely people. The reason they get such bad press is because Iran is one of the few...
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    Yesterday, 02:34 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    Because the guy who built it did so for it to win races, not for it to win a beauty pageant. The first version he built the forks snapped off...
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    01-18-2017, 07:49 PM
    Man! Such awesome stuff. All bikes I'd love to get some track time on! Have you gotten to ride the Aermacchi much yet? I need to lose some weight...
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    01-18-2017, 11:39 AM
    thechief86 replied to a thread "B" List Bikes in General
    Moto guzzi was always A-list, and are now b-list in the United States, don't really know why. But Moto Guzzi has been around since 1921, and I'd...
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    01-18-2017, 11:23 AM
    thechief86 replied to a thread Hyosung Motorcycles in General
    The hyosung 150 scooter I got for my wife and few years ago said "made in China ". It was an ok thing, but burned a little oil and I had to pretty...
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    01-18-2017, 10:40 AM
    thechief86 replied to a thread Hyosung Motorcycles in General
    You get what you pay for. I'd rather pay for a used example of something better. They are quite underwhelming, but dependable enough as far as...
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    01-18-2017, 05:08 AM
    I think the brake light dummy light is just there to show the brake circuit is intact i.e. main bulb not blown. Looks like you have a problem with...
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    01-18-2017, 04:16 AM
    My mum makes a lovely steak and kidney pie which makes your first encounter with steak and kidney pie at a relatively nice hotel across the street...
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    01-18-2017, 02:47 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread 81 virago cafe bobber in Project Builds
    Same jumped up kid whining because his art project is getting flak from real motorcycle builders. This art project is already finished and has...
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    01-17-2017, 05:31 PM
    Screw café racers, you live in the best possible state for dual sport/ street legal dirtbikes! I've been dreaming of a trip to Colorado for most of...
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    01-17-2017, 10:43 AM
    pwalo replied to a thread New Yamaha Triple in General
    I have a triumph 675 lump which I should make use of. I always found the 675 to behave perfectly and the street nipple was pretty much only ever...
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    01-17-2017, 09:49 AM
    The moderators agree that dickheads building viragos into cafe racers as art projects and boasting about their builds deserve to get ripped on. After...
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    01-17-2017, 08:29 AM
    He's fucked off to another forum where they hold idiots in high regard. They will all be rubbing his dick and telling him how cool he is.
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    01-17-2017, 08:13 AM
    Beautiful bike. The bit you're waiting for is the other grommet for the rear seat? It looks like a rear seat but isn't.... the tool pouch? That...
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    01-17-2017, 08:07 AM
    We're all having a blast. Laughing like fuck at a cocksure art student trying to sculpt a turd. You never mentioned it was your first build in...
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    01-17-2017, 07:54 AM
    The school I went to he wouldn't have even made it past the playground. Can't wait to see the finished build.
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