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many modellers build exact replicas of their former vehicles as a token and so do I for nearly 40 years. Up to now minor or major modifications of kits were sufficient for 13 cars. Once, however, I was compelled to build a model completely scratch after waiting in vain for a usable kit of a 1976 HD Super Glide 1200 FXE which I owned as my very last bike. 1976 it looked like this:
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I hope you don't mind the bad pictures. Many of my Kodak pictures of the seventies have a constantly growing tinge of red very hard to eliminate.
This is the model I built more than 20 years ago. Today I would find better solutions for some details. Anyway the Euro coin shows that in 1/24 even big bikes are rather small.
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