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A Brief History
« on: April 02, 2014, 08:46:19 am »
*EDIT* - Skies Oom Subie, sien nou eers ek post jou sonder permisie

Here are the ones I do have pics of - Now show us yours














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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2014, 10:29:22 am »
Oh my, that Suzuki PE175 looks the Dogs Bollocks  :thumleft:

The Montessa was also a looker but proved to be a bit fragile (was that the King Scorpion?)
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2014, 10:35:24 am »
Sorry dat n prop soos ek nou in die middel van jou foto staan.  :lol8:
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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2014, 11:07:10 am »
Oh my, that Suzuki PE175 looks the Dogs Bollocks  :thumleft:

The Montessa was also a looker but proved to be a bit fragile (was that the King Scorpion?)

No, King Scorpion was late 60's to early 70's. That is a 360 H6.



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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2014, 11:26:45 am »
I rode that exact same model Honda MTX50 from 1983 to 1985!!!! 

Man!!! Looking at that pic has brought back some brilliant memories!!!
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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2014, 07:19:29 pm »
Nice photos VM!!

I had one of those dual shock PE175's, and two FullFloaters.

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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2014, 08:21:12 pm »
That PE still goes like a rocket! I missed my XT250 for some reason. Will post a pic.

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« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2014, 08:28:02 pm »
Nice photos VM!!

I had one of those dual shock PE175's, and two FullFloaters.

Subie, is dit jy agter daai blou KLR?

Ja dit is ek. My profiel is nooit my beste kant nie  :snorting:
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« Reply #8 on: April 02, 2014, 08:28:14 pm »
That PE was the bees knees!  :thumleft:
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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2014, 08:37:03 pm »
That Montesa looks soooo  coooool
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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #10 on: April 03, 2014, 06:02:03 am »
The XT -  :biggrin:



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« Reply #11 on: April 04, 2014, 01:56:54 pm »
My first bike was a white Yamaha DT 175 1979 as in the pic. Paid for with SADF "danger pay" cash. I often think of getting another for running around town.
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Re: A Brief History
« Reply #12 on: April 04, 2014, 05:10:51 pm »
Nothing quite a special as some of these classics, but this was my first bike:

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« Reply #13 on: May 06, 2014, 06:27:11 am »
My first bike was a white Yamaha DT 175 1979 as in the pic. Paid for with SADF "danger pay" cash. I often think of getting another for running around town.

They are true legends. 'n Regte kannie-dood. I rode that bike around town, also did some service road out rides on that bike. I really like them a lot!

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