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Author Topic: Not long....  (Read 878 times)

Offline Titan performance

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Not long....
« on: May 14, 2017, 18:18:31 »
It's that time again lads.....wahoo !
Less than two weeks until I leave for the TT. It's a bit of a panic here in southeast Kent, as I've decided to take both of my 500s this year, and while the Alpina 500 is all good and ready, the other is far from it. I foolishly decided on a refurb before the TT, and have created an almost impossible dead-line for myself.
I've opted for an outrageous 70s style, rising sun paint job....new wheels, new brakes, new carbs.....and loads of other stuff. Got my work really cut out.
Anyone else going?

Offline beachcomber

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2017, 08:48:45 »
Wow - that's insane !!!!

I'll be there in thought - ride safe 8)

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Offline Tune-A-Fishİ

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2017, 08:53:30 »
Hope you add a GoPro or two so we can ride along with


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Re: Not long....
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2017, 16:18:49 »
I have wanted to go for years.   Damn the exchange rate...
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Offline Green199

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2017, 16:27:10 »
Jealous again haha. Still, maybe next year...
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Offline Titan performance

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2017, 19:03:16 »
It's a week today.......full days work on the bike tomorrow, hoping I can get it all done. The bodywork is now lacquered and looking cool. Got my rear wheel back from the builder today, so it's an early start.

Offline CrabsAndCylinders

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2017, 21:29:26 »
Looking forward to seeing a pic of it all together.
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Offline UK Mark

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2017, 15:42:49 »
Can't beat a deadline to work to, especially when it's the IOM.  Hope all goes well!

Offline Titan performance

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #8 on: May 31, 2017, 18:14:34 »
Well I got it here ! Got some teething issues, but it's here.

Offline farmer92

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Re: Not long....
« Reply #9 on: May 31, 2017, 19:14:22 »
That paint job gorgeous, well done


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