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Offline Nelun Smith

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Looking for a Taka
« on: August 10, 2015, 08:00:56 PM »
I had a '75 Taka as a kid (14 to 16 years old) before graduating to bigger bikes and I'd like to find one for restoration.  I'm in Southern California but would consider a long distance purchase.  Please drop me a PM here.  Thanks!

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2015, 06:30:26 AM »
Good luck,
Not a lot of Taka's around. Took a long time to get mine and it is my favorite little unrestored bike. Ride it to the mailbox and back, gravel lane or thru the field doesn't matter.
Later Mike

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2015, 10:52:46 AM »
Well there is one on E-bay...... go to other motorcycles... its up in Michegun for 1000 bucks or make offer ;D   Hope this helps..... i,d cut and paste.... ??? ???  but do,nt no how to do that and i don,t want to learn it ::) dam new fangelled stuff and all....

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2015, 04:40:29 PM »
Thanks for the lead.  The condition of the engine scares me a little but I am watching this one.

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2015, 08:34:09 PM »
It's sold. I purchased it on Saturday.

Kevin

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2015, 09:31:53 PM »
Good Job,
I have one, it is the only bike I ride. Just offroad for safety. They sit and ride great. My favorite rider, not as pretty as the SR-100 racer I am building but sits and rides great.
Later Mike

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #7 on: October 26, 2015, 06:12:36 PM »
I'm happy. It will compliment my garage of restored Chibi's. It needs little and is in above average condition. It was a great find. You have to pull the trigger quickly on these.

I plan to over-restore it next Spring after my current Chibi resto is complete.

Thanks
Kevin

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2015, 10:49:04 PM »
I have one that's in excellent condition, email robsp8@yahoo.com

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Re: Looking for a Taka
« Reply #9 on: December 30, 2015, 08:30:27 AM »
Very nice Taka!

They are a great bike and very dependable.

Randy

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Re:picking up my new Taka
« Reply #10 on: January 16, 2016, 08:06:55 PM »
Well going over to bend Oregen on sunday to get my taka 100. ;D   i think they sold them at the Western Auto stores back in the day...  ??? Thats y it has a w on the gas tank ???  but i will need the other tank too... the orange and white tank.... this bike has only 800 miles on it 8)  just what i need,,, :P a nother bike 8)  BS forever !!!!!

 


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