Monday, May 31, 2010

Reader Ride. Very Nice DT175 Restoration.

 Mike Stratton Sends in this beauty of a restoration. I especially appreciate the "before and after" style of the pics. Very nice resto. When I was a younger (and lighter) lad I seriously lusted after one of these.

Mike writes:
Hey I stumbled across your site and really liked it! Thanks for your work on it! Here is my 1978 DT175E That I restored. Hopefully you will like it enough to put the pics on your site! (Bragging rights for me to my friends!) Anyway Thanks again.

My pleasure Mike. Brag away!








2 comments:

  1. Great before and after pics there Mike,and thanks to Steve for postin `em.
    I know there`s more than just me that had one of these bikes and thought nuthin of it.
    But NOW ?? !!!!.
    We wish we hada had three of `em,kept `em,and waited.........
    And BTW Steve,we were all younger and lighter,but people like you who reminisce......IMHO........Priceless.

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  2. Thanks for the compliment Spot! Ya we were ALL younger and lighter for sure! We had two of these great bikes when I was a kid. We couldn't hardly tear them up! Now to find a survivor and a title is getting pretty tough!

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