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post #1 of 7 Old Feb 22nd, 2016, 12:04 pm Thread Starter
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Here is my R50/2 that I have been trying to restore for our 50th birthday. With the good weather lately I was able to bring it back to life and ride it up and down the driveway. Here is a before and after photo, she still is not done but close.
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Patric, CWRoady and slothy like this.

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post #2 of 7 Old Feb 23rd, 2016, 7:35 am
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Beautiful bike. Thanks for sharing.

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Nice !
I'm in the process with my 73 R 75/5

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great looking r50


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Looks like my 1st Beemer! Nice job.

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Very nice! I'm doing a restoration on my 1954 R67/2 with a Jawa fiberglass sidecar.
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Awesome. Nicely done!

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