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scot taco

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    Sherpa T, Ossa,TY

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  1. Okay,enough is enough.I can,t even call this moron president.He is just a spoiled wanta be thug/bully.He is trying like hell to kill our free press by claiming anything not favorable to him is fake.He lashes out at the CIA,FBI the press or anyone else who does not say good things about him. If the bad press,leaks or hacks happen to anyone that opposes him then it,s all good.Hell he even asked for Russia to hack and help disrupt our elections.I can see one of the reasons he is such a fan of Russia is that is what he wants here.No free press just praise of him to help stroke his damaged ego. Free press helps keep us free and with this guy eroding any belief in reporting is down right dangerous to this country...just what Russia wants! No it is not okay to beat up a journalist just because he ask you a question that you do not want to answer because you answer will make you look bad.If you can,t handle it then don,t f#@king run for office! As far as I can see/read/hear he has done nothing good yet.His budget proposal wont work.Their health care plan is no better probably worse than what we have and some of his cabinet appointments are unqualified and down right dangerous. The more time we give him to "see how he will do" the more he hurts this country and takes it backwards.
  2. My god man! Is that all you want to end up seeing is Fantics and Majestys,get a Bul,Ossa or Mont! LOL
  3. Well done,beautiful looking Alp !
  4. I,m curious as to what makes Speedy feel like a Rolls compared to the Mont. Is it power delivery,handling,suspension etc. or just a combination of it all. I have never ridden either brand but would love to find a Mont like that. Nice buy!
  5. A good friend of mine cut the rear loop off his 199 for a bit more clearance when swinging a leg over.In his words "got rid of that dang knee knocker". Maybe another reason that some cut them off.?
  6. Yes,but I understand that Andrew Jackson was quite upset about it.
  7. Thanks for posting that lineaway. I,m guessing that it was David on the red 199.I don,t know him personally but from Larry telling me about him.He sent me a pic of him riding down there last year or maybe the year before.
  8. Nice find! I,m sure after such a long search that it will be a labor of love so it will be fun. Also nice to bring it back to life and keep it from being parted out. They are super rare over here.This is the closest I ever got to getting one,but even that would have been a long shot as I was a third party in the deal and the second fellow would have probably got it first. Have fun and keep us posted.
  9. Thanks steveo.That is quite a compliment and I do appreciate it.I recognise the same in you and if you were ever over here in my neck of the woods you would be welcome to ride any of my bikes. It is nice to be able to share opinions in a civil manner that might be opposed and not be enemies over it,just simply disagree.Something that I,m trying to get better at even though the Scot/Irish in me does rear it,s head now and then(copemech), I am trying. I know that I said that I was not going to read this thread anymore,but hey,I had a notice pop up when I logged in and I had to see what it was about.I,m glad that I did. Cheers mate, Scott
  10. Sorry steveo,but we will have to agree to disagree on that.I respect men of integrity,honesty,grace and class.I see none of these qualities in our new president. He ran his whole campaign on division,fear and hate and I cannot even comprehend how that was not apparent to everyone.I,m not saying that Clinton was great,just stating what I see in Trump. I realize that we all see the world from different perspectives for different reasons.You think I,m wrong and I think that you are and I don,t think either one of us are going to change how we see things so who is to say who is right? I really do not like to argue with people or even go back and forth on who is right or wrong because it can often be a never ending discussion. I think that I should probably quit reading this thread and go back to just motorcycles which is a topic that I never get tired of! Over and out! Scott
  11. WOW!!! I have worked in construction for 32 years.I have worked with quite a few Mexicans and a couple of gay people and guess what,all of them put in a good days work and did not bitch and moan like some of the old white guys I work with now.If you think that the only hard working people in this country are white,straight and christian then you are just plain stupid. I have a nephew who is half Mexican and is gay and is one of the nicest people you could meet.If I,m ever around and some one like you gives that young man grief for being either one I will knock their teeth in!Might get my ass kicked after that but the first one will count. You see,that is how this LIAR of a dirt bag got barely elected,by blaming mine and your troubles on everyone else who are down and out while he takes a **** on his golden toilet in Chump tower.He preaches that he is for us and it,s turning out to be total bull****.Look at all of the news,not just Fox and Breitbart. Ofcourse if you are going to throw people into groups and hate/fear them instead of judging them on an individual basis you are just beyond the reach of rational discussion. I hate to let Trump win by turning this into a us against them argument,but I,m sure as hell not going to stay silent and let the likes of you spew ignorant hate mongering bull**** that can affect people that are dear to me.
  12. Very nice! Should be a great bike.
  13. Of the Spanish bikes a Bultaco would be the easiest to work on and get parts for.That being said I feel more comfortable on my TY250 than I do on my 325 Bultaco in most situations except for any kind of steep climb.Then the Bultaco motor really shines. From what I have read on here the 199 and 199A model Buls have the most linear power delivery with the earlier and later models being a bit more abrupt,but I could be wrong on that.That statement might also apply to the 159 model on up to the 199A.
  14. Thanks to everyone for the kind words.It would make Larry so happy to read them and to know that he had helped others in anyway that he could. It,s just so hard to know that I cannot pick up the phone and tell him about it. At least I know that all of the sections he is riding now are cleans and the sun is shining! Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today