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by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 9:27 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

That was the one an Indian bloke built? Brilliant engineering in the homeworkshop !!!
by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:34 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

Yep ,very ,very nice .A combination of 50's Brit and a handful of power and torque ! I spoke to one of the directors recently and we reckoned '' a poor man's Vincent'' is a reasonable description . :D About A$22000 , so not cheap ,but not quite totally outrageous if I win the Lotto , of course I'd h...
by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 7:49 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

That sounds good to me Charlie ! BTW , my new girl has a name ...at your instigation ;) , she's just been christened ''Matilda ''.Did I mention that above , I can't remember ? and it seems very likely that the Enfield will have a new home soon ,a bloke rang me last night expressing keeness after I p...
by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:32 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

Hi Steve ,
Charlie's already mentioned that run , I'm not going to be able to do it this year ..family calls, but I will get to meet you blokes , not sure when though .Any runs planned up this way ?
by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 7:09 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: PICTURE OF YOUR BIKE/BIKES
Replies: 468
Views: 100900

Re: PICTURE OF YOUR BIKE/BIKES

Here's my new girl , recently bought and even more recently named ''Matilda "" ...an '82 R80 ST .fitted with an R100GS tank ...which I really like !


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by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 5:57 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

G'day Charlie , she's verging on Matilda ,mainly 'cos I had a ferret called Matilda as a kid and and and ....I'm not sure of the connection but it's always a good name for me :roll: .Nothing to do with dancing .Just ferrets and bikes . I'm learning to ride her , she handles very nicely tank you , ev...
by Sibbo
Tue Aug 17, 2010 1:19 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

Re: A windscreen for a R80 ST

Thanks Rob , I don't know about the baby fairing yet , it will really be a matter of whether a suitable screen will couple with it ..otherwise it will probably go .
by Sibbo
Mon Aug 16, 2010 11:36 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: A windscreen for a R80 ST
Replies: 25
Views: 5240

A windscreen for a R80 ST

Hi All , I've just bought my girl , a lovely ST with a GS100 tank .She's sweet and flickable ,a delight ! but , she came with screen that the seller assured me would be wind buffet free and quiet as a lamb . :roll: Now don't get me wrong , the selller is a gentleman and the bike is all I could want ...
by Sibbo
Mon Aug 09, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: Boxerworks Annual Rallies
Topic: Oz Boxerworks Rally, September 2010
Replies: 168
Views: 36385

Re: Oz Boxerworks Rally, September 2010

Hi all , Charlie told me about this thread , I've been a very occasional lurker and finally bought myself an airhead .I'd like to make this trip but it's not going to happen this time .I've just done one good New England run and can't get time off for another .Have fun all ! Sibbo Nice new R80 ST . ...