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First bike was a 69 Honda 350.
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I had a Matchless G3L 350cc single as a basket case. And sold it on still in bits.
I had a 1954 Matchless G3 back in 1972. I never got the charging system to function right, Fortunately, it had a magneto, so it would run even when the battery was drained. I kept that bike for nearly a year. I wish I still had it.
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Oldest and first bike was a CL450 Honda, punched .30 over 11.5 pistons and a Hooker 2-1 Header. Great running bike.
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1959 Moto Guzzi single.
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1978 Beta MX4.Had already spent many years riding older, bigger, bikes owned by my big brother using his name when I got stopped, but this was the first legal road bike I owned.
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A Guzzi 100 cc. My Dad´s. That´s the one I learned to ride on. I was 7-8 y/o!

The pic is from the net.... I should have some black & white original ones, I need to dig em out!

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Oldest one I had was a 1931 Harley VL, bought in 1985 90% complete and running for 2000.00. Rebuilt the motor and transmission, had a lot of fun with it, then I got remarried and kids came along, so down the road it went.
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Oldest m/c was a 1965 Norton Atlas. Great runner, wish I'd never sold it.

But first m/c was a Yamaha YDS-3; 2-cyl, 2-stroke, 250cc. Ugliest m/c I ever had. Got my m/c license with it and then traded it in on the Norton.
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I had a 66 Honda Sport 50 also. Got in when I was 16. Just sold it to a buyer from Japan. Also sold my 72 Triumph Daytona 500. THAT one went to a buyer in England. Both bikes returned to their roots!
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