His gift of the Black Lightning may not be a reward for what she gave him, but rather a realization that he must free himself from the steel bonds of both of his deepest loves. The rest of us will post our Vincents and parts on
A serious book for a serious reader..Christmas and long winter nights are fast approaching, just like that Vincent.
The Richard Thompson Song about a '52 Vincent Black Lightning clearly conveys the passionate feelings that are generated by beautiful women and powerful motorcycles.
Those of us who have experienced both admire Richard's ability of communicating to others the stories of our wildest and deepest loves.
Richard carries us away on a vivid adventure in song where others have been left standing at the curb.
You have several ways of advertising your Vin or parts for sale. Extra long original footrest hangers - much more comfortable than standard. Work on the book spanned over 27 years with the last five years dedicated to intensive research and writing/compilation.
1) Write up a Free ad listing your phone number and e-mail , 2) Write up a Free Ad listing only your phone number which may limit overseas inquiries but will reduce spurious e-mails or 3) Hire me todevelop a web page with photos and text and to Broker your Vincent. For Sale: 1949 Vincent Rapide, custom 1949 Vincent Rapide. The book provides you with Rollie's background and the heroic efforts leading up to the Great Event...am on that fateful day September 13, 1948. Will deliver liner and complete package within the boundaries of the continental U. At the moment we can only accept payment by personal checks ( in Dollars ). Any other buyer outside of this area will have to pay shipping costs. The video is available in NTSC / VHS format and costs including shipping to USA.Phil Irving's autobiography gives you historical perspective on the design, production and special magic of the Vincent motorcycle."Flat Out" gives you the essence of the man/tuner/rider and further details of that eventful day and the special machine.When asked about Evil Bay, I tell Vin owners to try to borrow some Vin parts from Ebay, ask about their next Vincent social event, try to get help setting up your timing chest, ask them a tech question about carbs, stop over for a free beer and chat..to see their Vincent model photo galleries and engine diagrams, let them help you with identifying models, serial numbers and sources of parts, call them up to share the excitement and joy of your first Spring ride, ask them to drive out with a van to pick you and your Vincent up when your magneto quits..... We worked for over an hour in the dim light before I could finally kick the reluctant dragon to life.