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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-07-2014, 02:25 PM Thread Starter
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Another addition to the stable!!

Scooped this up last Thursday. What a cool machine. lol. I've been without bike for almost 5 years. It's good to be back on 2 wheels again.


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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-07-2014, 03:37 PM
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Very nice. Enjoy. Where did you pick it up from?

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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-07-2014, 05:28 PM
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post #4 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-07-2014, 07:01 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks!!

Got it at MCC

You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.

....Abraham Lincoln
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post #5 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-08-2014, 07:52 AM
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That bike sounds WICKED when piped out - Set of Arrows and she'll sound mean as hell

go to 50 seconds in


"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming WOW, what a RIDE !!"
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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-08-2014, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the vid. Yeah, something needs to be done to that thing. Its a little anemic. 58 ROCKIN HP. Brakes are scary. But it's still fun to putt around on. All that stuff I can change and make it a little more alive.

I have to give credit to the wife. She wanted it. Its something I never would have picked but I have to admit it is a good time.

You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.

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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-08-2014, 04:46 PM
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Such cool bikes and I really would LOVE to get one and make it look like this and sound like the above Vid

http://caferacerspecial.blogspot.com...do-motors.html
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"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming WOW, what a RIDE !!"

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Finally , people with class around here ! Congrats . The Scram is my next Triumph .

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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-09-2014, 07:41 PM
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Finally , people with class around here ! Congrats . The Scram is my next Triumph .
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post #10 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-10-2014, 02:47 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks again guys.

After 21 years of riding this is my very first "comfy" bike. All others have been sportbikes and my Sumo. So it is a new experience. I can say since we've bought this one the Pani has sat. lol.

You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.

....Abraham Lincoln
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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-25-2014, 03:45 PM Thread Starter
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Small update on the Scramjam 7000. Arrow pipe, BC custom leather seat, and bar end mirrors. Slowly I am beating the dork out of this bike!! Pipe sounds wicked!! lol.




You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.

....Abraham Lincoln
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love it man

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming WOW, what a RIDE !!"
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post #13 of 14 (permalink) Old 05-07-2015, 03:04 PM Thread Starter
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Updated pics. Just installed Maund Speed fender eliminator kit.




You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.

....Abraham Lincoln
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