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Updates on my situation and bike collection-
I semi-retired as of the end of 2017, and stopped taking client work. I also started selling off bikes at that time. Since then, I sold over a dozen.
We sold our slice of the family property in Laredo, Texas moved north 285 miles to Leander, Tx; our...
I was FINALLY able to do a 100/100/100/100/100/100 ride last April (2019).
Me (61 at the time) aboard my '70 Bonneville (49 at the time) = 110
Temperature in South Texas at the time = 100F+
Laredo to Hebbronville and back, for lunch = 111 miles
Topped 100 MPH at least once
Averaged over 100...
Just got back from visiting our son in Germany, and driving down to Switzerland to ski.
All that, to say this: He has a mildly updated Audi S5, and he let me drive (yes, I got my International Driver's Permit). We cruised the Autobahn at 130+ like it was a Sunday drive. Sucker would get up to...
You can go to the BBQ equivalent of Taco Bell, they're called "Smoky Moe's", and get some of the best BBQ in the state. They are all over the area.
Anyway, if you'll be here after the faces, give me a holler. I'm fishing till Sunday, but home sunday evening on...
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Bit the bullet and got a storage unit so I can have room to work in my garage. MUCH BETTER!!!
Sold the Norton, bodywork is at the painters; about to pull off the brake calipers & master cylinders for overhaul-
Honda MB5 is getting a rebuilt engine, the seals are shot on this one. Will teach...
The best thing about this month's BOTM choices is...
THEY ARE SIMILAR IN STYLE!
This is a real "head-to-head" choice, much better than a half-litre dual-purpose up against a litre-plus cafe racer.
VERY WELL DONE to BOTH builders!