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Author Topic: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride  (Read 33112 times)

Offline irk miller

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1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« on: Feb 16, 2015, 01:03:51 »
It's probably too early to start a thread for this thing, but here we goooooo...

I just brought home this 1977 GL1000. 



It's still a bit in the air what will become of this monster, but one thing's for sure:  it will travel. 


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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #1 on: Feb 16, 2015, 11:31:45 »
Have Gun, will Travel.

I'm going to eat your brains and gain your knowledge.

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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #2 on: Feb 16, 2015, 12:41:00 »
On board.
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Offline Maritime

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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #3 on: Feb 16, 2015, 13:06:30 »
Sign me up. I love my GL. and yes they will eat miles for sure.
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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #4 on: Feb 16, 2015, 14:12:12 »
Alright its been a few hours, lets see some progress.. Just kidding man, I am looking forward to seeing what you do =) Im in.
Keep er' Between The Ditches!!!

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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #5 on: Feb 16, 2015, 14:13:12 »
You know a trailer hitch and a small trailer and you could tow the XL with you and have the best of both worlds for trips.
The GL Rebirth: http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=68337.0
CX500 Low budget Bobber : http://www.dotheton.com/forum/index.php?topic=43617.0
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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #6 on: Feb 16, 2015, 14:52:43 »
You know a trailer hitch and a small trailer and you could tow the XL with you and have the best of both worlds for trips.
I was thinking that or a side hack that would carry the XL.

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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #7 on: Feb 16, 2015, 20:13:11 »
Dayyyyum Eric.......you building your corral up purdy quick......where the heck you finding these deals here in Augusta?

I'm always on the prowl....just not finding anything.

Can't wait to see where you take this one.
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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #8 on: Feb 16, 2015, 20:56:08 »
Dayyyyum Eric.......you building your corral up purdy quick......where the heck you finding these deals here in Augusta?

I'm always on the prowl....just not finding anything.

Can't wait to see where you take this one.
  Thanks, Bud.  Not finding them in Augusta either.  This town is totally void of anything decent or vintage.  I got the 350 from Columbia and the GL from a buddy north of Charlotte.

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Re: 1977 GL1000 Double Deuce Hell Ride
« Reply #9 on: Feb 16, 2015, 20:57:36 »
See ya at Starbucks gramps. ;)

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