Benzina advertiser and subscriber Howard (runs the excellent Ducati singles website Widecase) sent this. It's his Ducati GT750's gearbox, sensibly exposed when it jumped out of first, although some folk will tell you "they all do that". Eek.
Now back on the road after surgery at Tony Brancato. Being a supplier of many things Ducati Howard had new gearbox 'spare; (as you do!). Caught it just in time by the look of things. When the Romans shouted "Unleash the dogs of hell" they clearly knew what Ducati had in mind for us