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Daytona NewsFlash
Spider escapes serious injury during valve spring mayhem in the crypt
2009 BritBike Calendar: January!
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December 2008
 Daytona NewsFlash
The Daytona Antique and Classic Motorcycle Auction and Meet is back on for 2009. 
The Meet will be March 4 through March 7th,
The Auction will be on Saturday March 7th at 11AM
Jerry Wood says: We are proud to announce that we have reached an agreement with Bator International Inc. to take over the management of the Daytona event.
Jerry Wood will serve as the main auctioneer.
We are looking forward to growing the event, now in it's 22nd year, to even a higher level.

For more info go to
Or contact:
J Wood Auction
8735 West Riverwood Drive
Crystal River, Fl 34428
Fax:  352-795-9328

2009 BritBike Forum CalendarDear Editor

We are pleased to see that the Daytona Auction is back on for 2009! Our Congrats to Jerry Wood and all who will sell & buy bikes at the event.

There are still have some BritBike calendars left. If you did not order your sample or if you need a couple more to now is the time or you'll miss out.
As always send BritBike related tips and info to me.
Ride safe

Morgan Johansson
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Spider escapes serious injury during valve spring mayhem in the crypt!
Spider recently gave up squabbling with Mrs Spider for a couple of days in order to concentrate on removing the valves of his Triumph 3TA so the head could be welded by the doughty lads down at Roadstar Cycles. Unfortunately the damned valve springs seem to have had the intention of escaping from captivity at every opportunity. The crypt has seen collets and springs flying in all directions, even with the classy Triumph valve spring compressor borrowed from Graham, which seems to need three hands to manipulate it. In the end it became so hazardous in the crypt that Spider was in danger of doing himself a serious mischief!
So he decided to leave the job to Graham and went back to doing what he knows best. He got out his crayons and drew a cartoon:

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2009 BritBike Forum Calendar: January!
2009 BritBike Forum Calendar

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