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Offline Fat Rat

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Blackmail
« on: December 23, 2017, 16:27:48 »
You will have seen that I had my Daughters 125cc bike for sale. This was all part of an evil plan to get her off of two wheels and onto four (who is a hypocrite ?)  :shy:

Anyway, the plan was laced with a hefty dose of blackmail and this is her new ride.

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2017, 17:35:05 »
Bank of Dad - Milked by Daughters since the Iron Age.
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2017, 20:16:44 »
Now that is nice  :thumb:

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2017, 20:22:33 »
Very nice but if you take that rock n roll bed out I recon you could get a nice wee bike in there! :grin:

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2017, 20:51:38 »
 That is a lovely van!

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #5 on: December 24, 2017, 08:19:15 »
Not really practical as daily transport though.

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #6 on: December 24, 2017, 08:45:15 »
From what I have seen of it you are all very hard workers and deserve all that you have. Happy Christmas
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #7 on: December 24, 2017, 08:55:16 »
Very nice indeed.

But,

You're not going to get a very big bike in that...
Say something like a small 125cc may fit  :stirpot:



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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #8 on: December 24, 2017, 09:03:18 »
Not really practical as daily transport though.

Why? Both the Dragonlady and I drive Vivaro Vans as our daily transport  :shrug:  Other than a Multi-Storey, they park anywhere a Car does
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #9 on: December 24, 2017, 09:35:05 »
Nice...  :thumb:
Agree with you regarding every day use as the wheel base size is similar to an average 4x4,  Some 4x4s are even bigger. When I finally grow up I would love to own a converted VW transporter surf van .
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #10 on: December 24, 2017, 09:40:12 »
I've never understood the VW following, they go for ridiculous money with ridiculous mileage.
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #11 on: December 24, 2017, 09:48:48 »
Other than a Multi-Storey, they park anywhere a Car does
Not particularly overrun with them in West Wales are you?
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #12 on: December 24, 2017, 09:52:02 »
I agree with you Fat rat about the VW  following. Little rat's van is very nice.
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #13 on: December 24, 2017, 09:52:26 »
There may be one or two in the larger towns and cities, but as I work in Central London I generally avoid those places.
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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #14 on: December 24, 2017, 17:43:12 »
 I also use a van for my daily transport long wheel base high top transit, love a van me  :thumb:

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Re: Blackmail
« Reply #15 on: December 24, 2017, 17:55:44 »
I have a LWB VW T4 surf bus as my only 4 wheeler, no real issue with it as a daily drive either... though I have installed rear view cameras (2off).