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Old 04-07-2011, 01:41 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by Alleykat View Post
Rebel 250.

I wouldn't mind owning another but dam I hated getting moved by the wind.

That's why you tuck in behind a big rig! It was my first bike as well. I killed that thing in 6K miles blasting up 45 drafting anything moving faster than I was. By itself I could only get up to 62-67 (depending on wind direction) flat out with full tuck behind the windscreen, but with a good sized dually I could follow it up to 75. Poor valves never stood a chance.

I looked like a fool on it too. 6'4" and 218lb MF with reflective vest. My legs would get so cramped I would bump back onto the pillion to stretch them out. Good memories, but I'm glad they're memories.
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Old 04-07-2011, 01:46 PM   #42
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Old 04-07-2011, 01:46 PM   #43
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Old 04-07-2011, 02:31 PM   #44
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...04 r6. Our one year anniversary is April 31st...
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If it is indeed a 1978 bike, let me know if you want to sell it. I'll make it look good again
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Old 04-07-2011, 02:49 PM   #46
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Old 04-07-2011, 04:51 PM   #48
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Old 04-07-2011, 05:07 PM   #49
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Old 04-07-2011, 05:44 PM   #50
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I got the hint and dropped to the back of the ranks just in front of Ares, who btw rocks the outta that 250.
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Old 04-07-2011, 05:51 PM   #51
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That looks like a trail 70. I had one just like it. It too was my first bike.
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Old 04-07-2011, 07:54 PM   #53
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if mopeds count..then mine was a TVS-50.

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Old 04-07-2011, 07:59 PM   #54
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Old 04-07-2011, 10:22 PM   #56
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Old 04-07-2011, 10:31 PM   #57
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Old 04-07-2011, 10:51 PM   #58
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