Vintage elephant treffen pics

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Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by moto al » Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:13 am

Before you ask! I wisnae there then ;)
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Re: Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by bimota » Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:16 am

great pictures. (thumbs) (thumbs)

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Post by Godspeed » Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:20 am

I'm really hoping that the last picture is perspective or else they've got no chance of riding that bike!!! ;)
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Re: Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by allanmac » Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:35 am

Hi Al
Thanks for posting the pics. As if We thought you were that old :whistle: .

Cheers Allan

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Re: Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by Mike101 » Thu Dec 05, 2013 2:23 pm

Is that a line of germans in pic 4 with a large patch of yellow snow behind them....or are they watching the english loose at football again.

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Re: Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by jaz1259 » Thu Dec 05, 2013 3:08 pm

Very good pictures but if im honest that looks like hell. I bet all those people are still trying to get warm all these years later.

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Re: Vintage elephant treffen pics

Post by catcitrus » Thu Dec 05, 2013 3:27 pm

ELEFANTENTREFFEN--all one word.

Just checked my very heavy rallye hat (when badges were badges!)-----I did it in 1970, 1971, and 1972. 35 quid 350 Matchless and B33 if I remember. It was then at the Nurburgring when the original Sport Hotel was still up--large black wooden building. Yes it was cold--bit of an epic aiming for gaps in the snowdrifts and complete white outs--on standard tyres etc--carbs freezing open, HT leads tracking due to salt build up and so on--helped by small glasses of strong stuff!!--but you never forget--and learn a lot very quickly. :S
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