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Old 12-06-2012, 09:44 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by patski View Post
I don't know if I want to be tinkering that much.
If only I could find a reasonably priced 2000-something Bonnie.
Much as I love Meriden Bonnevilles, a Hinckley one is likely to work out much cheaper in the long run and you will get to ride it more.
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:29 PM   #12 (permalink)
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make the call

Call Dad and get the details on his rebuild. He probably spent more than the $4000 asking price. Ride the bike. A bike like this is all about provenance. They can be better than new; or a mis-matched collection of parts. Whether you buy it or not, you'll have a better informed opinion. Bob
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