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Author Topic: 50,000 miles  (Read 386 times)

SRL790

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50,000 miles
« on: July 20, 2013, 09:55:32 PM »
Well I have to claim bragging rights as SRL790 made a milestone today and turned 50,000 miles, as recorded by it's original Smiths Chronometric speedometer.  This may seem like a lot, but when you consider that the bike is 59 years old, that's only 847 miles a year. ;D

Andy
Andy Wiltshire
54 350 Bullet, 62 Jaguar MK II, 68 BSA Spitfire, 69 BSA Starfire
70 Bonneville, 71 Bonneville, 71 BSA B25T, 74 Jensen Healey
74 Honda XR75, 81 Yamaha MX80, 82 Suzuki GS1100G

SRL790

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Re: 50,000 miles
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2013, 09:57:49 PM »
Oops, wrong picture. :-[
Andy Wiltshire
54 350 Bullet, 62 Jaguar MK II, 68 BSA Spitfire, 69 BSA Starfire
70 Bonneville, 71 Bonneville, 71 BSA B25T, 74 Jensen Healey
74 Honda XR75, 81 Yamaha MX80, 82 Suzuki GS1100G

High On Octane

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Re: 50,000 miles
« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2013, 03:49:09 PM »
That's awesome!  Way to go!

Scottie
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1958 Enfield/Indian Trailblazer

ERC

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Re: 50,000 miles
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2013, 05:04:38 PM »
Wow what a nice collection.   ERC
2-57 Apaches, 2-57 Trailblazers, 60 Chief, 65 Interceptor, 2004 Bullet, 612 Bullet chopped.