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Forum: Hacks 06-23-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,129
Posted By BWeber
Maybe Next Year

Need my sidecar done to go.
Forum: Hacks 06-04-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3,364
Views: 630,997
Posted By BWeber
Check the compression on your Ural. You may find...

Check the compression on your Ural. You may find its quite low causing some of the fuel mileage issue.
Forum: The Garage 05-22-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,883
Posted By BWeber
Ozone may damage rubber but you won't get it off...

Ozone may damage rubber but you won't get it off an AC motor like a house fan. You would need sparks like a very badly adjusted comutator on a DC generator or motor.
Forum: Hacks 05-16-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,773
Posted By BWeber
Yep

Yep
Forum: Hacks 05-11-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,633
Posted By BWeber
At some point the cost benifits of making a Ural...

At some point the cost benifits of making a Ural into something other than a Ural has limits.
Forum: Hacks 05-09-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,633
Posted By BWeber
It is common for the final drives to fail with...

It is common for the final drives to fail with the original motor.
I Urals are fun but nothing on them is very reliable. The first engine on my 2006 only made 12000 km.
So far the new final...
Forum: Hacks 05-08-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,633
Posted By BWeber
I was only suggesting the original final drive on...

I was only suggesting the original final drive on my 2006 Patrol had a ring gear bolt failure recall I did not know about thus it grenade ed.
Had to replace it with a 2014 Ural final drive. Rather...
Forum: Hacks 05-07-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,633
Posted By BWeber
Ural Hack

If you are putting a BMW engine in a Ural frame make sure to upgrade the rear spokes and final drive.

I have experience...........:1drink
Forum: Hacks 05-02-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 3,364
Views: 630,997
Posted By BWeber
I have a R90 in my Ural Patrol. It has the power...

I have a R90 in my Ural Patrol. It has the power to travel faster than the breaks and suspension can safely stop it. It has the off road power to trash the rear end. On a down hill I have had her...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,118
Posted By BWeber
This needs reported

Please report issues like this to:

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/ivoq/
Forum: Hacks 04-21-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,780
Posted By BWeber
Put the heaviest passenger in the chair!!!! I...

Put the heaviest passenger in the chair!!!!
I had always heard that advice so my son and I tried out some stuff in a parking lot.
With both of us on the bike and light load in the sidecar we...
Forum: Hacks 04-18-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7,582
Views: 2,865,195
Posted By BWeber
Sorting out trailering Speedy Gonzalez behind...

Sorting out trailering Speedy Gonzalez behind Miss Ural. The R90 seems to pull it all but I'm cautiously working into the braking ability to stop all that weight. Jimmy Dog is in his chair ready to...
Forum: Hacks 04-13-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1,049
Views: 118,690
Posted By BWeber
Not sure what I'll do with Miss Ural. Will have...

Not sure what I'll do with Miss Ural. Will have to sort that out after I get some time with the Triumph. If I do sell her not sure what she should sell for. As I hired a lot of stuff done including...
Forum: Hacks 04-13-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,049
Views: 118,690
Posted By BWeber
Ural Hp

You can only get so much out of the origional Ural motor. I did not try any modifications on the origional engine. I seem to remember the figgure of about 5 times the compression pressure for the...
Forum: Hacks 04-12-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 909
Posted By BWeber
The rear end failure was due to low grade bolts...

The rear end failure was due to low grade bolts used on the ring gear. Take it apart and upgrade the bolts and you should be good to go. I got the service advisory after the bolts failed and it...
Forum: Hacks 04-12-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1,049
Views: 118,690
Posted By BWeber
My 2006 Ural Patrol was fairly useless on...

My 2006 Ural Patrol was fairly useless on technical trails because it was geared way too high for the available hp. A straight climb where the speed can be kept above 15 mph or don't do it. With the...
Forum: Hacks 04-11-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 909
Posted By BWeber
The rear end grenades if not upgraded. I don't...

The rear end grenades if not upgraded. I don't think it was updated and fixed until the last couple years.
Forum: Hacks 04-02-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,180
Posted By BWeber
The BMW CS without sidecar with a 230 Lb rider,...

The BMW CS without sidecar with a 230 Lb rider, 5% grade and 10mph headwind had no problem hitting the rev limiter at 105mph indicated.

Had a friend with a really long driveway.............
...
Forum: Airheads 04-01-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By BWeber
When the valve seats were going out of my R90 the...

When the valve seats were going out of my R90 the idle would wander badly as it lost valve clearance.
Might double check your valve clearance.
Forum: Hacks 04-01-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,180
Posted By BWeber
Bmw cs

The BMW CS rig in Portland should be a very nice ride in my opinion.

I owned a CS 650 and enjoyed it a lot.
The handlebars are wide enough to work well with a sidecar.
Note the bike has a low...
Forum: Hacks 03-30-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,180
Posted By BWeber
There are quite a few very reasonably priced rigs...

There are quite a few very reasonably priced rigs that come up on this forum quite often.
I can't help thinking you would be money ahead to purchase a rig and sell it at the end of your adventure....
Forum: Hacks 03-21-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,379
Posted By BWeber
I just backed.

I just backed.
Forum: Road Warriors 03-20-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 22,133
Posted By BWeber
Needs a sidecar.

Needs a sidecar.
Forum: Hacks 03-20-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,345
Posted By BWeber
Nice looking rig!!

Nice looking rig!!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-14-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By BWeber
Make sure you have an understanding of the...

Make sure you have an understanding of the delivery schedule if you have an insta)ER do the work.
Forum: Hacks 03-08-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,890
Posted By BWeber
A local bar has the following h on a sign " A...

A local bar has the following h on a sign " A Fool And His Money Are Great Customers"
I could see spending money on a nice toy like that.
Forum: Hacks 03-08-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,163
Posted By BWeber
Really nice looking rig. I think I saw it in...

Really nice looking rig. I think I saw it in process last July we'd I passed thru freedom sidecars.
Forum: Hacks 03-01-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,159
Posted By BWeber
To an earlier post by Nuttymopar Working on your...

To an earlier post by Nuttymopar Working on your own vehicle will not void the warranty in the US.
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1,466
Views: 390,649
Posted By BWeber
Custom ordered straps with Velcro to use as a...

Custom ordered straps with Velcro to use as a front brake lock for my sidecar rig.
Worked out very nicely.
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5,311
Views: 894,052
Posted By BWeber
A 1974 R90 I believe would have the softer valve...

A 1974 R90 I believe would have the softer valve seats? By serial no mine was a 1975 and had them. It was not a cheap deal to redo.
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,159
Posted By BWeber
2006 Patrol with R90

My bike will maintain 70mph plus (indicated on Garmin) with the R90 upgrade but its not fun at that speed for long. I have maintained over 80mph a couple times (indicated on my Garmin), but that was...
Forum: Hacks 02-19-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7,582
Views: 2,865,195
Posted By BWeber
Falling Leaf Rally

Sweeite (Wife) behind me and Tracy in the chair 2012. It was a really good time!!
Forum: Hacks 02-18-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,783
Posted By BWeber
I have an Aluma which fits my Ural very nicely....

I have an Aluma which fits my Ural very nicely. Had a 1150gs with DMC sidecar in it and had to put 2 2X6's on one side so the cylinder cleared the wheel well.
Forum: The Garage 02-10-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,665
Posted By BWeber
Did a test in a mechanics shop I worked in back...

Did a test in a mechanics shop I worked in back quite a few years ago. Put a grade 9 bolt in a vice and tested what it would take to spread open an open end wrench. The only wrench that passed was...
Forum: Hacks 02-05-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3,364
Views: 630,997
Posted By BWeber
I have not found a practical motorcycle yet. The...

I have not found a practical motorcycle yet. The money spent is to have a good time.
If it puts a smile on your face you are on the right motorcycle. !
Forum: Hacks 02-04-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7,582
Views: 2,865,195
Posted By BWeber
334852 Sweetie riding her Christmas present

334852

Sweetie riding her Christmas present
Forum: Hacks 02-04-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,049
Posted By BWeber
I have had several racers remind me to scotch...

I have had several racers remind me to scotch bright and break clean scrub the rotors clean before using new pads. The advise was for the differences in pad compounds. It did not sound like a bad...
Forum: Hacks 01-24-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,230
Posted By BWeber
La Cygne Unit 2334147

La Cygne Unit 2334147
Forum: Hacks 01-22-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,057
Posted By BWeber
Wish I had pictures of towing my wife's Model T. ...

Wish I had pictures of towing my wife's Model T. She was driving the Model T and I was on Miss Ural with a 10 foot nylon strap between. We had unloaded the T in the street and needed to get her in...
Forum: Hacks 01-20-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,057
Posted By BWeber
I towed a 1924 Model T roadster with my Ural when...

I towed a 1924 Model T roadster with my Ural when it would not start. It will just barely do it.
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