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amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by hotflash44 » Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:39 pm


:cheers:
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by Tin Man » Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:37 pm

Cool!
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Indian Royal Enfield Factory Video

Post by VWNate1 » Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:26 pm

I hope this in the paint line understand they'll all be dead before 40 years old.....

Damn .
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by INSUBORDINATOR » Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:33 am

I'm sure missing mine (+needed Youth) Great Bikes. Perhaps the painters just wanted their faces seen in the video - I hope. But no OSHA in India.
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by hotflash44 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:53 am

true guys, quite shocking, a similar plant in the USA would also have female/and various ethnic people working the assembly lines. much of the world is very different than the good old USA. IMO :cheers:
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by Snakeoil » Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:46 pm

I'm curious if the 7-11 across from the Enfield factory is run by Americans?

Actually, watching that video (surprised I watched the whole thing) makes me want one.

Friends recently rode the new INT650. They are all old Brit fans and two still own Nortons. Said it was very similar to their Nortons, only with modern touches.
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by hotflash44 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:52 pm

Snakeoil wrote:
Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:46 pm
I'm curious if the 7-11 across from the Enfield factory is run by Americans?

Actually, watching that video (surprised I watched the whole thing) makes me want one.

Friends recently rode the new INT650. They are all old Brit fans and two still own Nortons. Said it was very similar to their Nortons, only with modern touches.
Same here video starts off boring but gets better. I would like a Enfield also, as the retro Brit look is cool. just to old and fat wouldn't look right on a rather slim bike .IMO
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"Monkey Humping A Football"

Post by VWNate1 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:07 pm

....That's what they used to call it but who cares ? .

I'm old & fat too, I had a wonderful ride over here on my tiny little Honda CT90.....

Do what you want .
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Re: "Monkey Humping A Football"

Post by hotflash44 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:35 pm

VWNate1 wrote:
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:07 pm
....That's what they used to call it but who cares ? .

I'm old & fat too, I had a wonderful ride over here on my tiny little Honda CT90.....

Do what you want .
Yeah,forgot that description, think the word humping was something else though. :boogie: :boogie: :cheers:
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by Snakeoil » Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:36 pm

Old and fat is a good reason to hit the gym. You don't have to go nuts, just move more and eat less.

You see old guys and you see fat guys. But you don't see any old, fat guys.
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Old, Fat & _BROKEN_

Post by VWNate1 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:08 pm

I can barely walk anymore from all my collective injuries .

I'd love to go the a gym or walk more than I do but I'm in constant pain 24/7 so I try to be a bit active and then have to try and find that <magic> position that allows me to sleep a bit .

I'm 6' and 230 # now, I was heavier but managed to loose some of it .

I'm told I don't _look_ fat but I have the damned gut .
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by 4REICH » Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:02 pm

I have a unit construction Bullet, good bike. Its very well proportioned, tall and long so large adults dont seem odd on these thumpers. Mine will do 70 on level ground Im 5-11 and a fit 205.
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Old and fat is a good reason to hit the gym. You don't have to go nuts, just move more and eat less.

You see old guys and you see fat guys. But you don't see any old, fat guys.
Well said, I am 48 and have family members 20+ years older than me who still hit the gym and are strong enough to live life. These guys are my Inspiration as are the beer bellied middle aged men at work who boast of proficiency at playing video games. Only I am Inspired not to be like them. Whenever I question my sanity regarding the time and money spent on this motor pool of old bikes I figure it's healthier than drinking in front of the tv and playing video kill
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by VWNate1 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:31 am

?! -video games- ?! .

I don't even like the T.V. much ~ I prefer working on or riding old vehicles and reading .

This last year since my crash in April 2017 I seem to read more than work but what the heck .
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by Mr Wazzock » Fri Aug 30, 2019 1:03 am

That was fascinating. Also impressed by how modern the factory looks, but maybe I shouldn't
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Re: amazing a bee hive of Royal Enfields!

Post by VWK75S » Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:02 am

Good video for people that have never seen the inside of a manufacturing facility (and a clean one at that).
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