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Forum: The Garage 03-21-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By bisbonian
I believe AGM can be mounted on their side.

I believe AGM can be mounted on their side.
Forum: 2 smokers 03-18-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
Forgot! Just went in and applied some...

Forgot!

Just went in and applied some lubrication.
Forum: 2 smokers 03-16-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
Thanks for the kind words. The vendor in...

Thanks for the kind words.

The vendor in Germany whom I bought the clutch arm from suggesting just cutting the gap for the cable to go through. I was pretty sure this was the right answer to begin...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-06-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
On the plus side, I do have the ignition replaced...

On the plus side, I do have the ignition replaced and it is back to running well.
Forum: 2 smokers 03-06-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
So I got my replacement clutch arm a couple of...

So I got my replacement clutch arm a couple of weeks ago and decided to put it on today.

Here is my collection now with the original (broken) one on the lower right, my home made one on top and...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-05-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By bisbonian
There is always the Vermont option:...

There is always the Vermont option: http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=655441

It worked for me, $89 for Vermont transferable registration that I took into the AZ DMV and walked out with...
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,009
Posted By bisbonian
I've got their Adventure jacket, it is my...

I've got their Adventure jacket, it is my favorite jacket ever.

Good venting, I will wear it in the AZ summer, in the winter I need to add layers underneath to keep the cold at bay.

I bought my...
Forum: Road warriors 02-06-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 908
Posted By bisbonian
I second this. The thin-wall design of those...

I second this. The thin-wall design of those cheap looking OEM kits is sometimes perfect and normal sockets don't work.
Forum: 2 smokers 01-26-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
Well gas was pouring out of the carb vent and...

Well gas was pouring out of the carb vent and evidently ended up filling the crankcase. With the spark plug out, a stab at the kickstarter resulted in a geyser of gas shooting out of the spark plug...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-23-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,783
Posted By bisbonian
Arizona already requires this also.

Arizona already requires this also.
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By bisbonian
On the right side of the bike, I had a zip tie to...

On the right side of the bike, I had a zip tie to keep the fuel hose away from the exhaust pipe.

Just plain rubber hose on my '99 model.

No pics, sorry.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-15-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15,860
Views: 1,354,531
Posted By bisbonian
Looks like a last-minute push put it over the...

Looks like a last-minute push put it over the top. The show will go on.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-15-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 15,860
Views: 1,354,531
Posted By bisbonian
Last day for tickets, less than 10 hours left and...

Last day for tickets, less than 10 hours left and only 20 more needed for this to happen.

There will be prizes!
Forum: 2 smokers 01-14-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
I rode the DKW up to vintage bike night tonight....

I rode the DKW up to vintage bike night tonight. About 12 miles each way.

The bike was a huge hit.

Unfortunately, it only stayed running for about 23 miles in total, had to push it the last...
Forum: Americas 01-13-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By bisbonian
Traveling to Rocky Point is really no different...

Traveling to Rocky Point is really no different than traveling to Baja, as far as paperwork and such.

You will be in the free zone so no TVIP required.

Are you crossing at Sonoyta? Pretty...
Forum: 2 smokers 01-11-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
Well that is the obvious conclusion, the DKW...

Well that is the obvious conclusion, the DKW power is legendary!
Forum: 2 smokers 01-11-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
I don't think it's adjustable, at least I can't...

I don't think it's adjustable, at least I can't see what I would be able to adjust.

I think I need to take the front end off and make sure the steering head is up to snuff. Maybe next weekend...
Forum: 2 smokers 01-11-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
I got bolts tightened up today and took the bike...

I got bolts tightened up today and took the bike for a spin around the neighborhood.

http://i294.photobucket.com/albums/mm100/Bisbonian/DKW/20150111_1155172_zps925f9611.jpg...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-11-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 15,860
Views: 1,354,531
Posted By bisbonian
Only a few days left, 46 more people need to sign...

Only a few days left, 46 more people need to sign up or it's a no go.
Forum: Equipment 01-07-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,439
Posted By bisbonian
Yes, I would leave the chin guard on all the time.

Yes, I would leave the chin guard on all the time.
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,073
Posted By bisbonian
My repair held up well, I ended up selling the...

My repair held up well, I ended up selling the bike but have no reason to believe it was not a permanent fix.

Welding rods will fit in a regular size envelope, shoot me a PM if you'd like and we...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,073
Posted By bisbonian
The PA6 was not hugely easy to find. It seemed...

The PA6 was not hugely easy to find. It seemed like there was just one company that made it and a number of retailers sold that bit.

I still have some left, not sure how much it would cost to ship...
Forum: Ride reports 01-03-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 22,324
Posted By bisbonian
Subscribed! Great to meet you both in...

Subscribed!

Great to meet you both in Banamichi.

Next time you're in Tucson, give me a call and we can catch a meal together.
Forum: Vendors 12-26-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2,168
Views: 319,986
Posted By bisbonian
That should give me a clue. Any idea which...

That should give me a clue. Any idea which direction the wire comes out? Perhaps with relation to the wider mounting tab?
Forum: Vendors 12-26-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2,168
Views: 319,986
Posted By bisbonian
Can you tell me how much space I need behind the...

Can you tell me how much space I need behind the H9 bulb so that it will fit?

Your H7 fit for my low beam, I tried another brand for the high beam as you were out of stock. However, the heat sink...
Forum: Vendors 12-21-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,168
Views: 319,986
Posted By bisbonian
I have a question on the bulb orientation for my...

I have a question on the bulb orientation for my MG 1200 Sport.

I just noticed that the emitters point up and down in my headlight. I would have thought they would be side to side for the best...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-18-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 913
Views: 332,763
Posted By bisbonian
This is really for older bikes that don't have a...

This is really for older bikes that don't have a title. To be easy, I think the bike had to be more than 15 years old and less than 300cc. I could be wrong about the time limit and engine size but...
Forum: The Garage 12-16-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,552
Posted By bisbonian
My KTM 640 Adventure used this setup. The pump...

My KTM 640 Adventure used this setup. The pump was mounted down on the frame and connected to a vacuum nipple on the intake between the carb and the engine. You could probably also do a low pressure...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-15-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 332,763
Posted By bisbonian
In January I sent to Vermont to get a plate for...

In January I sent to Vermont to get a plate for my recently purchased 1965 DKW for which I had no title.

I used this thread and the transaction went smoothly.

I put off getting my AZ title and...
Forum: Vendors 12-13-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,866
Posted By bisbonian
I have a question. I bought one of these and...

I have a question.

I bought one of these and it works great. The directions say not to ride over the turntable.

So what are the rubber pads for? Can I ride over it with the pads in place?
Forum: Vendors 12-12-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2,168
Views: 319,986
Posted By bisbonian
Just installed the H7 for the low beam on my 2008...

Just installed the H7 for the low beam on my 2008 Moto Guzzi 1200 Sport.

Installation was fairly easy, of course the wire keeper was a pain but really not that bad.

Everything fit under the...
Forum: 2 smokers 11-28-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
For $5 it's worth a try. The one place I saw who...

For $5 it's worth a try. The one place I saw who has the actual part in Germany wanted $40 plus probably a mint in shipping.

I expect I'll hear from the plastics place next week at the earliest....
Forum: 2 smokers 11-28-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,167
Posted By bisbonian
I just went for my first-ever ride on mine. ...

I just went for my first-ever ride on mine.

It was a bit scary.

I have a lot of bolts and such to tighten up before I do this again!
...
Forum: 2 smokers 11-28-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,360
Posted By bisbonian
Excellent! I've been using Treatland for...

Excellent!

I've been using Treatland for some parts myself, they have good prices on moped stuff and have been the only easy place to find things like tires.

I'll have to look over there for...
Forum: Vendors 11-27-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,459
Posted By bisbonian
Just downloaded from Amazon. If I like the...

Just downloaded from Amazon.

If I like the free trial, I'm happy to pay for the others!
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,073
Posted By bisbonian
I don't remember where I bought the rods. I used...

I don't remember where I bought the rods. I used Google to search, I think just for PA6 weld rod. I think all the results were for the same product so I just bought from the cheapest place after...
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,073
Posted By bisbonian
Thanks, but I did find a Tank. But I also...

Thanks, but I did find a Tank.

But I also repaired my original tank. The guy I sent it to used the wrong media for welding. I ordered the right stuff and learned to plastic weld, it has held up...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,031
Posted By bisbonian
Be aware that being a coach can take up a whole...

Be aware that being a coach can take up a whole lot of your time.

If you like to spend your weekends doing something other than being at the range, then give it a lot of thought.

I enjoy...
Forum: Road warriors 10-22-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,083
Posted By bisbonian
I had one tear when removing the cover for a...

I had one tear when removing the cover for a valve adjustment, that was quite a while ago.

I check my valves at each oil change.

Are you using the thicker (still paper) gaskets? I believe that...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By bisbonian
I ended up using a shoulder bolt when the...

I ended up using a shoulder bolt when the original bolt broke off my center stand.

I think it was a 10mm diameter shoulder and 13mm length on the shoulder. I bought a few different length...
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