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Old 03-19-2008, 06:26 AM   #1
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Default 03/2008 - David's Performance "New bikes" presentation.

Hi there,
David's Performance is a Portuguese shop
and this is more a client get together than a actually presentation of new bikes done recently on the shop.




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http://picasaweb.google.com/amaroamaral/NovasMotos
http://picasaweb.google.com/amaroamaral/Motosnovas_2

The bikes featured will have their individual fotoshoot that i will post when they happen. Mine you know already.

Hope you see something cool in there somewhere.

All comments will be appreciated...
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Old 03-19-2008, 07:39 AM   #2
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Default Re: 03/2008 - David's Performance "New bikes" presentation.

im interested in the shovel with the funky u bolt tank mount.
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Old 03-19-2008, 09:32 AM   #3
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My friend Amaro on "new" ride: (old owner of mine)



David bike, Visa and Pisco...
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Old 03-19-2008, 09:47 AM   #4
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:08 PM   #5
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Default "LIL’ FRANKIE" - '81 Shovel - David's Performance - Slicks - Portugal

Hi there, this is my mate David '81 Shovel.

Engine and box are rebuild within stock specs,
but using Andrews cams and 9,5:1 JE pistons.

The chassi was made by him,
just like the gas and oil tank.

Foot controls are modified dyna glide ones
and custom selector done by him.

The fork as 4" drop
'95 Tube
2004 Lower legs
Progressive springs
Ts Fatboy '98

'96 Fat boy wheels worked on

Float 13" front disc
8 piston Spielger calipers

etc, etc...




...hope you like it.

All comments are welcome.

More pictures when i got them uploaded.



http://www.the-slicks.com
http://www.davidsperformance.com
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The pic doesnt seem to work.
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good looking stuff! How is the riding in portugal? Is there a big community of riders on your kind of bikes or are you alone?
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Old 03-19-2008, 01:04 PM   #8
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The pic doesnt seem to work.
Sorry to ear that mate, with me works fine... is it coz is hosted at Imageshack?



A video then:









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The builder/owner testing it around the shop...





Then the son/father approval...
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Does it scare old ladies and small children when it goes by?
I like it....
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hahaha... mate... i think it even scares grown self titled bad mans...
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We are just a bunch of misfits on the jap and hog majority... but we are also proud of it!
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is the dog riding on it as well in that one pic?........cool .....nice bus too
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is the dog riding on it as well in that one pic?........cool .....nice bus too


Nah mate, "knuckles" was just backing up is crew.

The Bus was intended to be restored, but is up for sale now... sadly.
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That's fuckin KILLER!!! I really like how beefy those bars are and those fender struts look like mine I made out of some pullbars that I used for putting in wood floors. Hell yeah!!
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Great job on your bike - looks fast & nimble
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I'm kinda diggin the understated look of these bikes... sometimes the lack of bling is good.
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