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Old 01-11-19, 12:43 PM
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Erzulis Boat
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Originally Posted by Erzulis Boat View Post
What is so special about vintage Italian bikes?

The fact that they could get away with murder. My newest Eroica bike is a 1979 SOMEC, and in in lockstep fashion, the fine finishing and painting are atrocious. Head scratchingly (word?) bad. Rides great, but how much of that perception is mystique driven, and not objective? I will never know, and hope that remains so.
Quoting myself. I will say it again.
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