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Old 26th November 2018, 15:32   #331
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thanks for appreciating,i had clicked these pics before the final touch ups like the no plate stand etc,have the white stand boots and loading pics in next thread,notice the plastic -anti rust coating on the floor,it also prevents scratches by shoes while driving without floor mat
Sir, I'm Harshad J Contractor from Bangalore and just got a Piaggio Vespa 150 Italian make and she's in running condition.

I need someone from our group who can advise me on:

1. Where to buy parts and accessories?

2. I need help from the Vespa Group to help me find the best mechanic- mainly to change gaskets, Bake Pads, Check the engine and any other misc work?

Please help me to get to the right forum, Sir.
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I have always wondered about the existence of scooter culture, till recently, here in India. Most of the motorbike enthusiasts(including me) are so engrossed with the likes of biggies such as RDs that this parallel world of two wheeled transport have gone largely ignored. Scooters have always been a reliable works horse specially, the various bajaj models and lately the ones from LMLs, how ever going to an extent of elaborating on individual models' spec will be futile, I rather would choose to go ahead with the Vespa NV 150. I purchased mine in 2016 and restoration job was not some thing very difficult as parts were readily available and the costliest job done was probably the paint job. 3 years down the line it does look a little beaten but still comes to life in almost the first kick, with every mechanical component working in perfect symphony. The effect of age however has started showing up and each component is being taken care of as they fail or are susceptible to fail.
To be honest I have moved over to scooters from motorcycles, and probably the newfound love is here to stay.

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As a tribute to my mother late Mrs. Vandana V. Vela kar in her 87th birthday today. Iwould want to introduce you all my DOUGLAS VESPA (Replica) scooter that I have made in memory of my parents. I will cherish all our memories through this beauty
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Spotted just this evening near my place.

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one from my family. 1963, single owner Vespa 150. It also has the original Invoice and other original documents from 1963 onward.
We have also put it up for Sale as my uncle passed away
Is this scooter available or sold. Sorry about asking after so many years. If available, can you please send me a message (not on the board).
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A 62 Vespa under Restoration
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