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    Custom bike


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    Quote Originally Posted by chiph View Post
    A bit on the ugly side but a concept that could have great possibilities. With modern plastics a fully streamlined (unlawful in the UK I believe) road 'bike could probably increase its 'miles per gallon' by a good 50% to 65% and dramatically increase its top speed with no further modifications. I'd love a full dustbin fairing on my CBR6RR - the phrase 'sh1t off a shovel' comes to mind.

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    I found out some more about this.

    It's a barn-find that has been restored. Underneath the original custom fairings it's a 1930 Henderson.

    Chip H.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chiph View Post
    I kind of like it... it has a 1920s Buck Rogers vibe.... wonder if it's ridable?

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    I like the saddle!

    "Tutto nello Stato, niente al di fuori dello Stato, nulla contro lo Stato "
    -Mussolini
    All within the state, nothing outside the state, nothing against the state.

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    More photos here:

    http://www.knucklebusterinc.com/feat...eco-henderson/

    It still runs!
    But I'd hate to drop it.

    Chip H.

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