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    Oops! It was a N. Rockies Chapter RR, not a...

    Oops! It was a N. Rockies Chapter RR, not a National. That was a few years earlier!
    John
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    That gas pump is in the small community of Trout...

    That gas pump is in the small community of Trout Lake on B.C. 31 at the north end of the lake. The two riders are friends and I was with them and others that day on the National Road Run hosted by...
  3. Garth (and Eric) Looking at the electronic...

    Garth (and Eric)
    Looking at the electronic version of the newest edition of our magazine, I see that the owner of the 1912 Thiem I saw at the Tenino, WA Meet has a WANTED ad for a carburetor for it,...
  4. Hello Garth, At our recent AMCA Evergreen...

    Hello Garth,
    At our recent AMCA Evergreen Chapter 39th annual Tenino, WA Swap Meet the highlight of the motorcycle show was a 93 yr. old gentleman and his lovely wife who proudly showed their...
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    I remember that Paul George along with Howard...

    I remember that Paul George along with Howard Wagner and a few others were very approachable, friendly and helpful to me at my first visit to the Davenport Meet in the mid '80's when I was learning...
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    rrandall, If not done so already, you might try...

    rrandall,
    If not done so already, you might try Repsycle BMW parts in Lithopolis, OH.
    I think I dealt with Mark last time.
    https://re-psycle.com
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    Hello Harry, I measured the dimension you ask...

    Hello Harry,

    I measured the dimension you ask on front fenders I have as follows:
    1929 402 (in good shape) - 29 5/8 in.
    Unknown year 101 Scout (in fairly good shape) - 30 in.
    Unknown year 101...
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    When I set mine up years ago - 1948 Chief and...

    When I set mine up years ago - 1948 Chief and Indian sidecar - as I recall, I leaned the motorcycle 3 degrees out from vertical and had a 5/8 in. length spacer between the lower rear mount and the...
  9. In the early '80s a friend and I visited Bud's...

    In the early '80s a friend and I visited Bud's quanset huts & shop in N. Hollywood and I recall the Traub there among several other rare ones in one of those huts. To my eye the only difference...
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    Trog 2013

    After being told what fun this is, I got to go to the first one in Wildwood (in Oct. 2013) with NJ friends the Harris bros. and others to see it for a day and watch Dave (HD) and Don (Chief) race. It...
  11. I really enjoyed this too. It reminded me that in...

    I really enjoyed this too. It reminded me that in the 60's as a college student, I parted with my first car - a nice '61 deluxe ('Karmann' badged) convertible to get the moolah to buy my first...
  12. (couldn't resist)..... so was Frank Zappa!!!

    (couldn't resist)..... so was Frank Zappa!!!
  13. WANTED - BMW /5 O.E.M. short stem mirrors

    For my '71 BMW R60/5 - I need a set of BMW CHROME RIGHT and LEFT, or LEFT only, SHORT STEM (for higher bars) MIRRORS, PREFERABLY RECTANGULAR TYPE- as on MAX BMW website - Parts fiche: R60/5 - 51...
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    Bmw /5 mirrors wanted

    WANTED - Preferably a SET of Right and Left (or a Left) SHORT STEM, RECTANGULAR BMW MIRRORS
    for my '71 R60/5 - in very good to excellent condition. Short stem type to suit higher bars. What I need...
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    Yes it is good news and thanks to all on this...

    Yes it is good news and thanks to all on this Forum and elsewhere who were concerned. Fortunately, they didn't get too far away before being found.
  16. While my peers and I generally prefer older bikes...

    While my peers and I generally prefer older bikes such as what we sought and got started with and lead to joining the AMCA, I think it is important not to discourage potential new younger members by...
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    Eric, I really like the way you put that and...

    Eric,
    I really like the way you put that and agree heartily. I enjoyed the company of good friends again at the Evergreen Chapter's 38th Swap Meet this past weekend in Tenino, WA. I was able to put...
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    John was such a kind and friendly guy who, along...

    John was such a kind and friendly guy who, along with his long time pal Bill, always had a glad-to see-ya smile for me when I came to eastern Road Runs and Meets. My sincere sympathy to you Bill and...
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    I was also advised of this last night after...

    I was also advised of this last night after returning from the National Road Run in Oregon and I have communicated this to Bill, our magazine editor.
    Thanks to all who were concerned and let's hope...
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    3 stolen indian chief motorcycles

    On Friday July 20, 2018 in BURNABY, B.C. CANADA three Indian Chief motorcycles were stolen from a garage at a private residence.

    - 1947 Chief that is yellow and complete.

    - 1951 Chief that is...
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    3 stolen indian chief motorcycles

    On Friday July 20, 2018 in BURNABY, B.C. CANADA three Indian Chief motorcycles were stolen from a garage at a private residence.

    - 1947 Chief that is yellow and complete.

    - 1951 Chief that is...
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    Michael is a good guy who has provided high...

    Michael is a good guy who has provided high quality castings and other parts. I have enjoyed his presence with his fast "Yella Dog" Chief or on a Vincent at AMCA Nat'l. Road Runs over the years. I...
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    As said, when you go through the steps of AMCA...

    As said, when you go through the steps of AMCA website's Road Run Registration process once, it is straight forward. Having enjoyed many Road Runs ever since when they began in the Colorado Rockies,...
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    The dedicated "guiding lights" of the Evergreen...

    The dedicated "guiding lights" of the Evergreen Chapter who have organized and hosted many great AMCA National Road Runs over the years have developed a Road Run planning guide that is available on...
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    When I pulled mine with my '48 stock 74 c.i....

    When I pulled mine with my '48 stock 74 c.i. motor I used a 23 drive sprocket with and without a 150 lb.+/- passenger.
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