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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-26-2018, 09:29 PM Thread Starter
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Joined as i have a 1100 V Star customised to a bobber. See attached pic. Have an 85 1100 Virago which i am going to cutomise and thinking about a rat job. A bobber with no swing arm is possible but i have been told is uncomfortable
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-27-2018, 06:30 AM
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Welcome Gareth...Lived in NZ for 6 years and have been to OZ a few times...Love the Bobber.
Yeah those hard tails can be real butt and back breakers....

I'm in NC now.

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Welcome from Atlantic Canada. Nice looking bike you got yourself. I'm a little jealous that it's summer there and you're riding while mine is hibernating in the

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-27-2018, 03:49 PM
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G`day Mate ! I like your ring. Oh, and the bike too.
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Welcome from Houston, Texas. Glad you joined us. Here's a few interesting threads to check out when you get a chance.

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Welcome to the forum from East Tennessee. Great looking bike!!

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