Aussie Drag Bike

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ol_750
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Aussie Drag Bike

Post by ol_750 » Fri Sep 02, 2011 8:50 pm

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Bacca

Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by Bacca » Sat Sep 03, 2011 1:04 am

Saw the engine on eBay, someone pulled it apart :(

Tex
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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by Tex » Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:00 am

This is the guy! Now lives in Mackay. I call him "The Bert Munro of Oz".

http://www.abc.net.au/queensland/stories/s1497461.htm

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ol_750
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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by ol_750 » Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:19 am

:shock: What worries me is he looks a bit like a young DOA ..... :lol:
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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by DOA » Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:25 pm

can someone please buy ol7fiddy a new set of specs. his eyes fail him an his imagination runneth over. lol.
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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by Cromag » Wed Sep 14, 2011 7:15 pm

Remember standing behind this thing when it was at the old Sydney Custom Show in the horden pavillion. damn thing had gusts of exhaust that nearly knocked me off my feet......and it sure did sound sweet.
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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by KeithinSB » Tue Sep 20, 2011 12:38 pm

How did he get it through engineering and Roadworthy??
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Bacca

Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by Bacca » Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:15 pm

He didn't, was a drag bike

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Re: Aussie Drag Bike

Post by dg6oo2 » Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:18 pm

i remember this monster when i was a kid although i never got to see it for real, there was a news report done on the bike and its owner and wow it just re-enforced my want for a machine like that.
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