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MY 1957 SPITFIRE #751140
10/01/18 9:04 pm
10/01/18 9:04 pm
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Illinois
Spitfire Ken Offline OP

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RECENTLY COMPLETED

Attached Files BSA_ (1).jpgBSA_ (2).jpgBSA_ (3).jpgBSA_ (5).jpgBSA_ (10).jpg

I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
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Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751155
10/01/18 11:09 pm
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The devil is in the details alright ! That's really nice work, Ken .

Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Triless] #751161
10/02/18 12:13 am
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Originally Posted by Triless
The devil is in the details alright ! That's really nice work, Ken .

YES IT IS



I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751165
10/02/18 12:37 am
10/02/18 12:37 am
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ohio, usa
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you haven't put any oil in that bike, admit it.


"Are bikes so nice as all that?" asked the mole, shyly...

"Nice? They're the only thing," said the Water Rat Solemnly, as he leaned forward on the handlebars. "Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing -- absolutely nothing -- half so much worth doing as simply messing about with bikes."
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751177
10/02/18 2:29 am
10/02/18 2:29 am
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Sacramento California
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Beautiful machine, very nice job!


1967 A65 Lightning
1967 Moto Guzzi V7
1969 B44 Victor Special
1966? Royal Enfield Interceptor
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751193
10/02/18 10:00 am
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Another Beautiful bike Ken!!!


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Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Allan Gill] #751231
10/02/18 3:16 pm
10/02/18 3:16 pm
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Illinois
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Originally Posted by Allan Gill
Another Beautiful bike Ken!!!

THANKS ALLAN, I TRUST YOUR JUDGEMENT


I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Rusty Goose] #751232
10/02/18 3:16 pm
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Illinois
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Originally Posted by Rusty Goose
Beautiful machine, very nice job!

THANK YOU


I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: kevin roberts] #751234
10/02/18 3:19 pm
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Illinois
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Originally Posted by kevin roberts
you haven't put any oil in that bike, admit it.

ONLY TO TEST IT, THEN DRAINED IT IMMEDIATLY. I CAN NO LONE RIDE AND I LIKE LOOKING AT CLEAN SHINY BIKES


I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751242
10/02/18 4:21 pm
10/02/18 4:21 pm
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Upstate NY
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Nice Bike!


57 A10 GF
61 A7
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63 A10 SR
76 CB 125 Honda
76 FLH
2012 FLHTP
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751268
10/02/18 8:08 pm
10/02/18 8:08 pm
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Looking Good Ken !!


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Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: wadeschields] #751308
10/03/18 1:18 am
10/03/18 1:18 am
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Originally Posted by wadeschields
Looking Good Ken !!


THANKS WADE



I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Red Lapierre] #751309
10/03/18 1:18 am
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Originally Posted by Red Lapierre
Nice Bike!

THANKS RED


I APOLOGIZE FOR THE USE OF CAPS. I CAN ONLY TYPE WITH MY RIGHT HAND SO USING THE SHIFT KEY IS BEYOND MY CAPABILITES.

The Devil is in the details.

1957 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler (numbers matching, very correct, very nice condition)
1965 BSA A65 Lightning Rocket "Clubman" (restored)
1966 BSA A65 Spitfire MK-II (restored)
1967 BSA A65 West Coast Hornet (under rstoration)
2001 Kawasaki W650
Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751452
10/04/18 4:43 am
10/04/18 4:43 am
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Queensland, Australia
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Beautiful Restoration of an awesome bike. Well Done

Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751464
10/04/18 7:53 am
10/04/18 7:53 am
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Ken, thanks for the pictures, the spitfire is a fab restoration, well done mate,now what’s next maybe a goldie, well we will have to wait and see.
Regards Ken R

Re: MY 1957 SPITFIRE [Re: Spitfire Ken] #751510
10/04/18 4:46 pm
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Wow, looks like its done a 100MPH already.


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