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Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« on: September 14, 2021, 04:44:22 PM »
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2021, 04:55:08 PM »

IN this I guess...  ride in and ask where the airport is...!  :grin:   :grin:
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2021, 04:58:39 PM »
There is one of those up on the hill from me. Not in as good shape as that one when I saw it, but the owner had plans. I guess that is as good as any use for a goldwing.
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2021, 05:02:06 PM »
There is one of those up on the hill from me. Not in as good shape as that one when I saw it, but the owner had plans. I guess that is as good as any use for a goldwing.

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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2021, 05:12:08 PM »
That's awesome!!!
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2021, 05:20:09 PM »
Its cool but if it doesnt lean it doesnt interest me.
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2021, 05:38:19 PM »
Bede was quite a huckster. He had some of these at the EAA fly in at Rockford in the 70s.. I thought "no" then, and still do.. :smiley:
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2021, 06:47:53 PM »
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Bede was quite a huckster. He had some of these at the EAA fly in at Rockford in the 70s.. I thought "no" then, and still do.. :smiley:
Totally agree, but watched two airshow performances of the "Silver Bullet" and I was impressed. Probably not for the average private pilot, especially with no two seat trainer versions.
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2021, 07:58:35 PM »
Its cool but if it doesnt lean it doesnt interest me.
These do lean.  The outrigger wheels are just a couple of trailer tires, that deploy at very low speeds. Once moving, they retract upwards, and the bike leans like any other proper 2-wheeler.

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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #9 on: September 15, 2021, 03:21:56 PM »
I see no mention of A/C.

Under all that glass in the summer sun doesn't sound like much fun to me.
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #10 on: September 16, 2021, 07:27:41 AM »
From Chuck:Totally agree, but watched two airshow performances of the "Silver Bullet" and I was impressed. Probably not for the average private pilot, especially with no two seat trainer versions.
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Oh, he was quite a good designer, but seldom delivered on his promises.
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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #11 on: September 16, 2021, 07:30:01 AM »
Oh, he was quite a good designer, but seldom delivered on his promises.

Sounds like an Arteest!  :laugh:

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Re: Imagine showing up at Bike Night...
« Reply #12 on: September 21, 2021, 04:37:04 PM »
"The Giant DONG" sold for $22,250 + 5% Buyers Premium!! :shocked: :shocked: :rolleyes: :rolleyes: :huh:



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