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Forum: Battle scooters 02-19-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,097
Posted By XJRetrofighter
One of my favorite Rucks to date! Love the GPS...

One of my favorite Rucks to date! Love the GPS location too.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-08-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Thanks Seraph you're right- you saw me at the...

Thanks Seraph you're right- you saw me at the beginning of that toy run you guys were going on at the holidays. I had just got done wrapping it like the day before at that point. Holler at me next...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-07-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By XJRetrofighter
http://www.imagecraftinc.com/

So Brian says that it's all about sq footage of coverage- that, and the angles/complexity of the shape being wrapped. A good starting place for estimating costs for this kind of wrap would be...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-06-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,303
Posted By XJRetrofighter
I love Passports so much. One of these days one...

I love Passports so much. One of these days one will follow me home too.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-06-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Thought I'd share my Battle Scoot

http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c62/Huckersteve/photo4_zpsbe323f4b.jpg


This is my 1984 Yamaha Riva 180z. I recently applied a custom colored digital camo skin on it with my friend Brian...
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 66,222
Posted By XJRetrofighter
The CBX RULES this thread. Srsly

Here's my baby CBX wannabe, my 900F Supersport. Rode to Portland and back this weekend, tore around on some dirt and mud back alleys like a responsible vintage Honda owner, and today we are wiring...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-06-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Thanks HwyChile

Wow I feel like I'm ready to leave already after that turn by turn guide Chile, thanks! Got the new tires om last night guys, pretty stoked on how rugged they look on the CB.

<a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-05-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,917
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Aurora Suzuki just did my tires today on the bike...

Aurora Suzuki just did my tires today on the bike for $30/wheel. Seemed reasonable to me...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-05-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Thanks so much guys, I appreciate the help in...

Thanks so much guys, I appreciate the help in thinking this whole thing through. I posted in this forum instead of Ride planning on purpose, because I knew my fellow En Dubbers would know the real...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-04-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,041
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Absence makes the heart grow fonder, and all that...

Absence makes the heart grow fonder, and all that cliched stuff... Riding is cheaper than marriage counseling, and usually a lot more fun from what I've heard.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-04-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Question Riding to Phoenix in May- seeking route input

The trip: Seattle to Phoenix and back in under 7 days, with a wedding in Vegas in the middle.
The Bike: 1981 CB900F SuperSport, 26k on the clock
Tour Luggage: NOS Hondaline soft saddlebags with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-04-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21,391
Views: 1,557,786
Posted By XJRetrofighter
We have a chicken named Green Lantern. I won't...

We have a chicken named Green Lantern. I won't be able to make your night out though, as I live in Seattle..
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2012, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Icon vid of a Trumpet 675 on Dirt

Who says street bikes are only good for street riding?

http://iconmotosports.net/2012/03/julien-welsh-gets-dirty/
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-04-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 8,505
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,133,684
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Will you trade $$ for your AR80? I have an MB5...

Will you trade $$ for your AR80? I have an MB5 and an AR would be a wonderful stablemate for it. I'd love to see a pic or two, and where are you located BTW? I'm in South Seattle. Thanks!

...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-03-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,055
Posted By XJRetrofighter
I'm usually at Backfire, either on my Silver 900F...

I'm usually at Backfire, either on my Silver 900F or one of my little bikes (MB5, assorted Mopeds)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-03-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,519
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Twatter

@stevecominski- I tweet about technology, gardening, motos, mopeds, and bicycles mostly
Forum: Battle scooters 03-21-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 993
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Phil I'll be there tonight either on my MB5 or on...

Phil I'll be there tonight either on my MB5 or on my CB900F. The CB is silver and blue and has the Hondaline fairing, so keep your eyes out for me. I've got a shaved head and beard right now, and...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-21-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 993
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Fellow Seattle MB rider!

Hey there Phil,

Ive also got an MB5 I live down in Skyway, south Seattle area. We should ge ttogether and ride sometime bud. You can meet us out in the spring and sumer months at Moped Mondays...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-21-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,038
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Cool2 I love YSR's and the Honda NSR's. I own a Kitted...

I love YSR's and the Honda NSR's. I own a Kitted MB5. Let's keep posting tiny motos in here until they either make us a sub forum or change Battle Scooters to "Wee Warriors" or some other equally...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-21-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,823
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Still got your MB? By now you've probably...

Still got your MB? By now you've probably figured out that Treats sells tires for them too. Also I've found lots of options on Ebay motors for these bikes as well. I love my MB5.

I wish ADV had...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-02-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 31,389
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Thanks All!

Glad to see this thread is still going strong! I haven't been on the site in a while (been spending too much time riding, and visiting my CBF forum!) but it made me smile to see this thread has...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-16-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 21,727
Posted By XJRetrofighter
MB5 Aftermarket parts

go to www.treatland.tv or 1977mopeds.com- tons of kits, pipes, carbs, intakes, etc available from both these places, and they know the bikes a bit as well despite being moped oriented sellers.
...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-30-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,670
Posted By XJRetrofighter
That's maybe the wierdest, corniest looking...

That's maybe the wierdest, corniest looking contraption I have ever seen, and I think I want one.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-29-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,171
Posted By XJRetrofighter
You can also test for leaks using brake cleaner...

You can also test for leaks using brake cleaner or starter fluid while the motor is running, and spraying it at various suspect areas. Head, base of cylinder, case halves, intake, exhaust...
...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-29-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,834
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Re: the Exhaust- I completely agree. It was...

Re: the Exhaust- I completely agree. It was made for a Honda Hobbit moped, a completely different bike. I'm actually working on picking up a pipe this week froma friend which will mount up much...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-29-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,834
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Some more pics

Ask and you shall receive-
At Mi Casa with the little fuzz in the background:
http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c62/Huckersteve/IMG_0065.jpg
Rode up 90 to Snoqualmie Falls- Probably not legal...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-28-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,483
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Feelin' that orange scoot Fo' Sho'

Feelin' that orange scoot Fo' Sho'
Forum: Battle scooters 09-28-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,951
Posted By XJRetrofighter
damn son

damn son
Forum: Battle scooters 09-28-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,834
Posted By XJRetrofighter
I just wanna say that I freakin' love TW200's. ...

I just wanna say that I freakin' love TW200's. LOVE them> No, I never rode one either.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-28-2010, 07:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,834
Posted By XJRetrofighter
My Teeny, Tiny Adventure Bike

1984 JDM Honda Runaway (AKA Urban Express Deluxe) "Noped"

Niceties: 12v electronics - Electric Start - Oil Injection - 75mpg

Performance Upgrades:
-Stock Carb and Jet
-Boyeson Performance...
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,259
Posted By XJRetrofighter
V-Max is awesome!

I was gonna sayI had heard of larger tanks available for the classic V-Max. I just got a 1990 V-Max lat week having lusted after them since my teenage years. I must say it's legitimately the most...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-20-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,528
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Think Big, Ride Small eh?

I think you need to think a little bigger, and ride a little smaller... ;)

http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c62/Huckersteve/IMG_0094-1.jpg
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-20-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4,138
Views: 809,512
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Riding Season...

http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c62/Huckersteve/photo-16.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 09-12-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By XJRetrofighter
That's kind of a polar opposite shift there,...

That's kind of a polar opposite shift there, don't you think? V-Strom? F800GS?
Forum: Old's Cool 09-11-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 23,468
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Great thread thanks for sharing your journey with...

Great thread thanks for sharing your journey with us!
Forum: Old's Cool 09-10-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,417
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Hell Yeah!

I just LOVE the old DT's- I always look for them around here, sometimes they pop up, but I never have the $$ to pop on them when I see them.

You guys are inspiring the heck out of me to find one...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-09-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Braking is certainly LACKING on this beastie. ...

Braking is certainly LACKING on this beastie. Plenty of hp for the nonce, but Braking is leaving a lot to be desired..
Forum: Old's Cool 09-09-2010, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By XJRetrofighter
Sure sounds like your 750 was a fun bike! Thanks...

Sure sounds like your 750 was a fun bike! Thanks for the ideas. I am of course gonna concentrate at least at first on getting the bike as well sorted out as I'm capable. I have already replaced...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2010, 01:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By XJRetrofighter
That's so cool what a great collection of bikes...

That's so cool what a great collection of bikes in that thread! I joined that CB forum to help learn about the bike. I think I have some charging issues but maybe it's just a battery. I won't get...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-07-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By XJRetrofighter
It's the Hondaline fairing, I think it was stock...

It's the Hondaline fairing, I think it was stock on this one.. I love it!
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