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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 01-26-2011, 07:58 PM Thread Starter
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It's alive!!!!!!......I'm so proud....lol

I got my first bike running today...1991 vn 750 and just had to tell everyone..... Rebuilt carbs, coastered and new paint. Splines and R/R relocation next .......woooohooooo Anyway just had to tell....lol
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Good going mate.

AHHH.....Tell me it`s not so, please tell me you didn`t cover up the fastest colors on a Vulcan!!

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Purchased May 16, 2008
Approx.19,300km (12,000 miles)

H-D windshield
Relocated R/R
MF-AGM battery
Fiamm Freeway Blaster horns
F&S luggage rack and engine guard
Kury Offset Hiway pegs
July 13, 2016, Riding on the DARKSIDE now, Classic Radial 165/80-15


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must be warm in Alabama....

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must be warm in Alabama....
bugman he's all the way South in Ala., right down next to Gulf Port... Good goin & welcome Cowboydesperado...
Have a good one...Old Dog...

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New Paint? I don't see any New Paint!? lol Love to see some pics.
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Glad to hear your joy Cowboy! Ever drill that goat ? lol That thread had me smilin' for a while, almost as much as the introduction of 'Dorko' to the forum.
I have a '91 too. I like the original colors, but it would be great to see your paint.

Good luck with the rest of the work.

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Done: Coastered, .020 ign., Iridiums, VM
Plexistar II, MCCT's, Relocated MOSFET
Next: LED's
Will Do: Horns, Shave(maybe)
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Congrats man, that's fantastic! I hope you're not too busy in the saddle to post some pics of the paint...
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I'll get some pics posted soon. Sorry I had to paint the colors but the old ones were faded and scratched..didn't do justice to the bike and can't spend that much on a paint job so me and the 'ol spray can did a very good job if i do say so. Ya'll can be the judge when the pics are posted.

1991 Vulcan 750
29800 miles
Coastered...3 1/2 turns
R/R relocated
MCCT....home built from old ACCT
"Custom" Metallic Black paint....me and a can....lol....Looks damn good though.
AGM battery
Volt meter
Gutted goats belly
Harley Screamin Eagle mufflers
Spline lube....and mine actaully had grease upon inspection but regreased anyway
Metzler ME880 170/80/15 on rear
Pics coming soon...as soon as I find the camera
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