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newbie from essex,

Postby tommym » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:00 pm

hello all,tommym here i had a 1978 rs brand new back in the day, with my rose tinted specs on i have just bought a 1979 r100rs, havent ridden an airhead since 1980, my things have changed!!! but i think it will be a very nice bike when fully sorted. hope springs eternal. regards from halstead essex.

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Re: newbie from essex,

Postby windmill john » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:31 pm

Nogalstia is not what it used to be. :wink:
You’ll love it, maybe more comfortable bars now time has moved on :grin:
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Re: newbie from essex,

Postby tommym » Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:05 pm

thanks for that!! yes i do know about the k75s bar swop but i am ok on the bike i reckon 200-300 miles is do-able even at my advanced age ! but i can manage way more on my newer bikes east peasy not much of a challenge on an fjr or a trophy.which is why i bought the bm.

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Re: newbie from essex,

Postby P-K » Tue Oct 24, 2017 9:13 am

Hi Tom,

Welcome to the Forum :smile:
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Re: newbie from essex,

Postby Jon S » Tue Oct 24, 2017 9:10 pm

Hi fella, welcome to the forum. You sound like me, had a R80RT 20+ years back, now got a R100RT and luvin' it
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