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...Couple of days ago I was descending following a rigid, thinking' "its a wonder some of these fellas don't get brake fade", me being a gear jammer for a decade or so.

I kept seeing water trails on the road behind many trucks ...

Next thing on the rigid I saw a big puff of steam and it all comes together.

They were pumping water onto the drums, cooling em off, hence the water trails ...
Gotta get out more TC. Water cooled brakes are the norm in truck racing, every class uses them. More common at Eastern Creek than South Vietnam...

Be careful following them TC, I can't imagine the water (and a bit of ox dung) would assist in slowing the new sickle down.
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Gotta get out more TC. Water cooled brakes are the norm in truck racing, every class uses them. More common at Eastern Creek than South Vietnam...

Be careful following them TC, I can't imagine the water (and a bit of ox dung) would assist in slowing the new sickle down.


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Looks like a mistake , but it's a language thing

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This is an import ,

Locals consider it , an epic bike , aka IT 490 !

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This is an import ,

Locals consider it , an epic bike , aka IT 490 !
Is that your ride TC? I bought the same one here last November. Been having a ball on it
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Is that your ride TC? I bought the same one here last November. Been having a ball on it
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Excellent ....very.

I'm putting together a bit o kit for it ..

16 th countershaft is the go for me ,

... 17 gives it very long legs

Gotta small top box to bolt to rack , screen , fork boots , usb charger ..

There's a site on adv dedicated to the 1 fitty .

Good data

Some pretty out there mods , but each to their own..

I'm back in nam in May to bolt all on and go!


Was your rattly from new ,, ???

Mine had 0-30 w

Destined for Ukraine market I think ,

put in 20/40 quieted it down ,

Valve check when I return .

Great piks , location , site.???
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