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F-B Plover 95 Article in Real Classic, Jan 2016 issue

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F-B Plover 95 Article in Real Classic, Jan 2016 issue

Post  scootsx2 on Tue Jan 19, 2016 9:17 pm

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Well done Reel Classic

Post  keith livingstone on Thu Jan 21, 2016 11:35 pm

Thanks 'Scooter 2' for posting this article from Real Classic  and to Real Classic for covering the Model 95.
Probably against better advice last summer I picked up this project which had been lying 'unloved' you know how it is. As it now transpires it had been used for trading number plates. It had a Hpnda H100 engine shoehorned in and even had a Honda 90 rear wheel.   I spent the autumn searching for bits. With all the dismal weather Christmas kept a few late surprises.  Over the holidays I manged to track down a rear wheel and an engine.  I'm going to read the articles eagerly  just the encoutagment I need to get on with my project.  
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Keith
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Re: F-B Plover 95 Article in Real Classic, Jan 2016 issue

Post  scootsx2 on Fri Jan 22, 2016 1:44 am

Glad you enjoyed the article.

What type of bike do you have attached to that sidecar in your avatar picture? My sidecar outfit is based on a '75 Honda GL1000. I built it up about 6 years ago and its an absolute blast to ride.

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A bit on the side

Post  keith livingstone on Wed Feb 03, 2016 10:50 pm

Hello Scootxc2
I decided for the big 50 it would be good to try something different... a new challenge and had come across a few articles about chairs. Then out of the blue I saw this Squire advertised locally. My bike wouldn't be the obvious sidecar tug, a 74 oil in the frame 650 Bonny and it's a 70's chair ! I was lucky to speak to a guy in Watsonian Squire who gave advice and copied some setup details. I made a few clamps and had all set up and finally a square section front tyre and then never looked back. I don't know if I'd say my outfit is a complete blast! It certainly demands a bit of respect. I have it set so I can hok up / unhook in about 20mins and with my son in the chair we get out for a few runs over the summer months. You get great looks when cars pass and see David sitting in the chair reading his magazines! Best wishes. Keith
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