EX Australian Army Suzuki DR250

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EX Australian Army Suzuki DR250

Post by hell-fire » Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:01 am

I recently saved this from being broken up for parts,

It is a 1985 model Suzuki DR250cc and our Army never had lots of them, these were mainly used by Transport unit section commanders, Signal Corp, Military Police and Special Forces had them as well, needs a few parts of which I have gathered most of them, after I get some more information to clarify a few points I will start a massive tidy up.

If there is interest I will post more photos.

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Re: EX Australian Army Suzuki DR250

Post by ccandgc » Mon Sep 04, 2017 8:09 am

Good for you for saving it! Post pix of the clean up. Definitely worth saving, and a unique bike! Plus, it'll be fun to ride! Is there any sort of nomenclature tags on it?
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Re: EX Australian Army Suzuki DR250

Post by hell-fire » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:38 pm

G'Day Chad,

Yes it does have tags on it on both sides of the headlight surround you can just see one in the first picture, some of the parts I need have started arriving and I got a bargain replacment seat in minty condition so all is going well so far, lots of cleaning up to and painting to do though as this Bike has had a hard life .
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Re: EX Australian Army Suzuki DR250

Post by ccandgc » Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:10 am

I see the tags now, thanks for pointing them out. Looks like a fun project!
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