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What's your Vintage or current Motorcycle?

Discussion in 'The Great Outdoors' started by 101 Pathfinder, Aug 31, 2017.

  1. 101 Pathfinder

    101 Pathfinder One of the Regulars

    This is my current motorcycle. It combines the style of the 50's with a modern power plant. It's a 2016 Indian Chief Vintage and has 18,000 miles on the clock.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  2. GJ nord

    GJ nord Familiar Face

    more a fan of the ww2 Indians but nice ride and colours, couldn't be doing with all that polishing though (live in scotland)....my ride is a twist and go, so won't bother with a photo.... (suzuki Burgman 400 had it since new yr 2000)
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  3. We have quite a few motorcycle threads that deal with this topic. Do we need another one?
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  4. Foch

    Foch New in Town

    2009_harley_davidson_flhx_street_glide_5620055421803458689.jpg FLHX
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  5. Yes there are many photos of our bikes on the original thread that was started a few years ago. Really don't need a new one.
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  6. GJ nord

    GJ nord Familiar Face

    101, I found the thread these lot are on about, look in sections- golden era-display case-page 2.
  7. Dudleydoright

    Dudleydoright A-List Customer

    Here's my 1967 BSA B40 WD

  8. That's a really nice looking bike. Do you reenact and show it at events? Or take it on a run to Hunstanton on bank holidays. Either way it's a nice bike to ride for a day out, so thanks for posting a photo.
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  9. Dudleydoright

    Dudleydoright A-List Customer

    Hi Mr G,
    My wife and i do attend 1940's events as either civilians or me as ARP and her Womens Land Army but this bike at 1967 is 22 years too new ! Though i do fancy getting a WW2 era bike.
    I generally use it to go to town or to quaint old villages with nice pubs to stop in. I ride in a military Barbour suit and open face helmet but have thought about digging my old issed DPM kit out and attending a few vintage bike rallies.
    I tend to avoid Sunny Hunny as it gets full of bikers on modern bikes trying to go there as fast as they can. Sadly there are no vintage Brit bike clubs near me.
    Glad you like the bike
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  10. Desert dog

    Desert dog One Too Many

    I apologize for the poor photos, taken many years ago. My current bike is an '09 Heritage classic, along with the '78 Shovel head, a project bike. Also have had the '05 Softail standard. Also photos of my '47 Chief.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  11. With no bike clubs near, that's a shame, I do know what you mean about the modern bikes and speed, I only see vintage cars when I visit and lots of new bikes.

    You would not look out of place at the Aces cafe on the north circular though!

    You need to post a photo of said military Barbour gear and bike.
  12. Dudleydoright

    Dudleydoright A-List Customer

    I've had plenty of modern bikes and toured far and wide on them but the old Beaser give me the biggest smiles and i can do 100% of the maintenance and 80% of any fixing myself.
    I was out on it today. Next time i'll get the missus to take a pick
    Merry Christmas to you and all FL-ers
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  13. Thanks, look forward to the pic, and a Merry Christmas to you too.
  14. 101 Pathfinder

    101 Pathfinder One of the Regulars

    Great collection of sleds. Here’s a few I’ve owned over the years.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  15. Desert dog

    Desert dog One Too Many

    Some nice rides there! Really like the Pan and the slab side shovel.

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  16. kaiser

    kaiser A-List Customer


    1994 BMW R80 RT. The last of the 2 valve boxers.
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