great way to start a monday

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  1. #1 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    called about a ballooner hornet,guy says i have it,he says i have an iver johnson that i didnt advertise,he was thinkin someone might be interested in both bikes,i said ah ok,got there and he comes out with an nos giant chain tread glue on tire for the iver!!,looks like the iver is a 30 or 31,hornet a 50,took quick pic as its hard on the old lungs outside,ill braile them later,wanted to save some of the good feelins for later anyway PIC_0002.JPG PIC_0001.JPG PIC_0003.JPG
     
  2. #2 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    Good get! That really IS a great way to start a Monday!
     
  3. #3 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    I live for the CABE

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    do you need a mate for that tire ?
     
  4. #4 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Riding an Alexander Rocket Bike

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  5. #5 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    no i think the back one matches it,if not the next lucky owner might want it!
     
  6. #6 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    gonna try transfering a couple of pics IMG_3053.JPG IMG_3050.JPG IMG_3051.JPG ha it worked,this is the bike when i picked it up this morning you cant see it in this pic but the latch for the rear stand is there
     
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    Riding an Alexander Rocket Bike

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    Great score!
     
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  8. #8 Posted Jul 17, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    YOU DID WELL- CONGRATS !!! ---- Cowboy
     
  9. #9 Posted Jul 19, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Very nice score indeed!!
     
  10. #10 Posted Jul 24, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    cleanup started on the hornet,gonna have great orig paint and natural patina,takes b4,and more when cleaup started takes me awhile as i try and enjoy the trip pic_0003-jpg.jpg PIC_0001 (1).JPG PIC_0004.JPG PIC_0002 (3).JPG
     
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  11. #11 Posted Jul 25, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    so who has a tanks that matches?