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PostSubject: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Sat Nov 28, 2020 6:50 pm

The '75 needed a clutch so that came first.

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It's back together now.

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The Stelvio shock came from Germany and will be installed, the Wilburs is being sold, the stocker stashed for a rainy day.

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While I was there, the linkage came out to be greased. I did it five years and two other owners ago but few miles. It was still nice and greasy so I cleaned it and greased it again.

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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Sat Nov 28, 2020 8:26 pm

Nice work, Guzziowner! Cred fo dat!

Here's my '74 Eldo repleat with original patina, and a new wiring harness from Greg Bender. This is as far as I intend to take it, I really like the crustiness of the old horse.

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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:35 am

Nice lighting. Nice bike too.
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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Tue Dec 22, 2020 7:44 am

The mid 70s Eldorados look as comfortable as my easy chair. They always casted an impression as if they are all 100000 + miles on them. Built like a great watch on a chain if you will. It seems the older I get the more I want one. Just ride and ride, coast to coast......Nice bikes gents.
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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:44 pm

Nice Eldos, I have a 72 with the drum brakes.
It was a bit neglected when I found it, had sat for 20 years in a damp garage with the heads off
All the chrome was long gone including the bores.
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But it scrubbed up not too bad.
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I'm still running the generator, completely non standard wiring and have the wheels tubeless.
The drum brakes can be a bit exciting at times but I have no intention of adding a disk.

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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Wed Dec 23, 2020 3:28 am

Very pretty!
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PostSubject: Re: Three shocks   Three shocks Icon_minitime1Wed Dec 23, 2020 5:15 am

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