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Sad News

Postby cbx4evr » Sun Feb 16, 2014 6:24 pm

I learned this information from a KLR forum I am on.

Jim Venne owner and mechanic of Venco Wings passed away yesterday.

"It´s a friggen motorcycle, it´s not supposed to be comfortable, quiet or safe. The wind noise is supposed to hurt your ears, the seat should be hard and riding it should make you s**t your pants every now and then. "

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Re: Sad News

Postby Fatwing Chris » Sun Feb 16, 2014 7:41 pm

This is indeed sad news.I was at their place 3 or 4 years ago and purchased pass armrests from them.Very nice people and awesome service.
If I'da known it would last this long,I'da taken better care of it.
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Re: Sad News

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Feb 17, 2014 2:11 pm

Very sad news. I believe he had planned to retire this year and move down south. I've bought things from them before.

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Re: Sad News

Postby Andy Cote » Mon Feb 17, 2014 2:16 pm

Best wishes to his wife and family.
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Passing of a great person. Jim Venne. Venco Wings Loudon NH

Postby peppilepew » Tue Feb 18, 2014 11:01 am

The Goldwing community will be morning the passing of a legend. Jim Venne had been bravely fighting his illness. Jim owned and operated Venco Wings in Loudon, NH. He was more than willing to offer friendly advice and help. I can think of no better tech and store for your Goldwing needs. He will be missed. ... =169745406

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