Author Topic: I'm famous!  (Read 941 times)

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
I'm famous!
« on: 02.08. 2013 18:07 »
A short piece I wrote about getting my bike back on the road has been printed in this months The Star BSAOC magazine.

Offline Stephen Foster

  • Valued Contributor
  • ****
  • Join Date: Sep 2011
  • Posts: 481
  • Karma: 5
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #1 on: 02.08. 2013 19:47 »
Not surprised ... You have done a really good job there !
I own a 1955/56 B.S.A Swinging Arm "Golden Flash" , had it since 1976 .

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #2 on: 02.08. 2013 19:50 »
Thank you.

Offline A10Boy

  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2008
  • Posts: 1075
  • Karma: 11
  • Solihull, Near Birmingham England.
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #3 on: 06.08. 2013 09:13 »
I read that. Well done, it looks great. See you at the Bluebell sometime.

Regards
Regards

Andy

1960 A10 - Black Golden Flash
Plus
1974 Kawasaki Z1a
Yam XJR 1300

Offline a10gf

  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Sep 2006
  • Posts: 2769
  • Karma: 42
  • West Coast, Norway & Alpes Maritimes, France
    • A10 GF
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #4 on: 06.08. 2013 10:54 »
A scan (with copyright permission maybe) for us who do not have the magazine?

A10 GF '53 My A10 website
"Success only gets you a ticket to a much more difficult task"

Offline Topdad

  • bob hebdon
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: May 2011
  • Posts: 2227
  • Karma: 32
  • l
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #5 on: 06.08. 2013 12:51 »
thats a good idea, I'd like to read it , quite miss "the star" regards BobH.
" rules are made for the guidance of wise men and the blind obediance of fools"
United Kingdom

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #6 on: 06.08. 2013 16:52 »
I hope this works!
I've scanned, (with permission) and attached the page of The Star that carries my article.

Online RichardL

  • Outside Chicago, IL
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Nov 2007
  • Posts: 4997
  • Karma: 48
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #7 on: 06.08. 2013 20:53 »
Neil,

That's a nice little article, more about the spirit of the bike than the technology.

Richard L.
Plan on signing up for the world-wide 2017 DISTINGUISHED GENTLEMAN'S RIDE on September 30, 2018. Watch website at https://www.gentlemansride.com for details.

Offline muskrat

  • Global Moderator
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • **
  • Join Date: Jul 2009
  • Posts: 8162
  • Karma: 106
  • Lake Conjola NSW Oz
    • Shoalhaven Classic Motorcycle Club Inc
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #8 on: 06.08. 2013 21:05 »
Well done Neil, and good advice on getting the old bikes out from under the covers.
Cheers
'51 A7 plunger, '57 A7SS now A10CR,  '83 CB1100F, 88 FXST .
Australia
Muskys Plunger A7

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #9 on: 06.08. 2013 22:27 »
Thanks guys

Online WozzA

  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Nov 2011
  • Posts: 1292
  • Karma: 16
  • Melbourne Australia
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #10 on: 06.08. 2013 23:34 »
Good one Neil...   *wink2*   or is it SIR Neil of Greybeard now?   *clap*
'51 Golden Flash Plunger
'57 Golden Flash Swingarm

Melbourne
The biggest lie I tell myself is
"I don't need to write that down, I'll remember it"

Offline a10gf

  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Sep 2006
  • Posts: 2769
  • Karma: 42
  • West Coast, Norway & Alpes Maritimes, France
    • A10 GF
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #11 on: 07.08. 2013 01:24 »
Nice article, telling much within just a few paragraphs. + some good advertisement for the BSAOC.

A10 GF '53 My A10 website
"Success only gets you a ticket to a much more difficult task"

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #12 on: 07.08. 2013 08:12 »
Nice article, telling much within just a few paragraphs. + some good advertisement for the BSAOC.

I purposely left the BSAOC membership fees on the scan. ;)

Online Greybeard

  • Jack of all trades; master of none.
  • Wise & Enlightened
  • *
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 5914
  • Karma: 32
Re: I'm famous!
« Reply #13 on: 07.08. 2013 08:26 »
Good one Neil...   *wink2*   or is it SIR Neil of Greybeard now?   *clap*
Just curtsey when you meet me.