ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 479
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: dhallilama
Forum: 2 smokers 06-15-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
pretty sure that if there is a hell, it involves...

pretty sure that if there is a hell, it involves mounting dirtbike tires with shitty levers...

pirelli MT43, stolen off another of my bikes...
...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-14-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 968
Posted By dhallilama
Yamaha DT... 250.... 400.... either would fit...

Yamaha DT... 250.... 400....
either would fit the bill.
holding interstate speeds isn't a problem, particularly for short stints.
reliable as dirt
easy to work on/get parts for
strong...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-11-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 681
Posted By dhallilama
haven't seen one in person in years, post some...

haven't seen one in person in years, post some pics!

really like the rotary valve 2 stroke kawis...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-08-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,569
Posted By dhallilama
glad to hear it's running like it should! kids...

glad to hear it's running like it should! kids need dirt bikes, it's a proven fact! might even be a proverb about it...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-08-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,775
Posted By dhallilama
the urethane 2 part has held up well over...

the urethane 2 part has held up well over everything i've used it with so far. as a note, it's about $30/can. mixing your own and spraying through a gun is cheaper.
i have an ancient Binks gun...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-08-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,775
Posted By dhallilama
are you using one part Duplicolor from a spray...

are you using one part Duplicolor from a spray can? if so, keep in mind that it doesn't tolerate gasoline well.

i've had good results wit their rattle can paint, followed by plenty of cure time,...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-04-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,102
Posted By dhallilama
in all reality, for me it's more "ride, fall off,...

in all reality, for me it's more "ride, fall off, break, limp home, fix, repeat" :D
Forum: 2 smokers 06-04-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
I ain't up to uncle ronnie's ridin skills yet :D

I ain't up to uncle ronnie's ridin skills yet :D
Forum: 2 smokers 06-02-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,775
Posted By dhallilama
looking great... and i'm always glad to see...

looking great...

and i'm always glad to see a workbench as messy as mine :D
Forum: 2 smokers 06-02-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
baby steps... ...

baby steps...

http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/EDtsKJBajwNTR2RHatMzpDU7vi4eRQBvyZK4pZYAmYNb=w1047-h786-no


need to rebuild forks, rebuild brakes, swap tires, few little odds/ends and it'll be...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-02-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By dhallilama
i got my IT250 because of how much i liked the...

i got my IT250 because of how much i liked the IT175...
the 175 i swear is more capable

cool bikes, post progress as you go

lots of knowledge on yamahait.com.au
Forum: 2 smokers 06-01-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 1,365
Views: 399,398
Posted By dhallilama
my favorite is drywall screws... couple hand...

my favorite is drywall screws... couple hand fulls in the tank, wrap a thick towel around the tank, tape it... and put it in the dryer with some other towels when the wife isn't looking.
...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-29-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,247
Posted By dhallilama
that is a pretty sick side stand... Husky was my...

that is a pretty sick side stand... Husky was my first thought when I saw it. always wondered why other manufactures didn't tuck stands up like that.

I had a universal "bolt to the swingarm" side...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-27-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
i agree: larger holes do remove more weight and...

i agree: larger holes do remove more weight and retain strength... that and the multiple little holes have more of a chance of stress points...

i've got some knockout punches and dimple dies....
Forum: 2 smokers 05-27-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
i like the swiss cheese look.... mmmm......

i like the swiss cheese look....
mmmm... cheeeeese...
NOW I WANT PIZZA!!!

my harley front drum......
Forum: 2 smokers 05-27-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
damn head steady that came on the bike was some...

damn head steady that came on the bike was some crap 1/8" x 1" steel that likely did nothing...
used one on ebay for $20...
or rummage through the scrap pile for some T6 aluminum...

template...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-24-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,775
Posted By dhallilama
nice project! I went through something similar,...

nice project!
I went through something similar, with an IT250... then slowly changed it back to a mostly stock dirt bike.

I've got a 19" front that I swap back/forth with the 21"
Forum: Old's Cool 05-23-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3,126
Views: 468,750
Posted By dhallilama
not to judge... but i'm gonna go ahead and guess...

not to judge... but i'm gonna go ahead and guess the dude that wrote that craigslist ad may himself have spent some time behind bars :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,510
Posted By dhallilama
effing ODOT. I've been fed up with the...

effing ODOT.

I've been fed up with the government for a long time.

oh well, it was good to see the bill get this far at least... gives hope for the future.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-22-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,510
Posted By dhallilama
yup: ...

yup:
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Committees/HTED/Overview
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,510
Posted By dhallilama
all I've heard is it's still in committee... not...

all I've heard is it's still in committee... not sure when it'll get moved to the floor for a vote (or changes).
Forum: 2 smokers 05-19-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
holyshit it's starting to look like a...

holyshit it's starting to look like a motorcycle...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-FTpHgaLiy7w/VVukZ9AF32I/AAAAAAAAhP8/NbbYpD6bMrM/w868-h651-no/IMG_20150519_135958.jpg

every damn bolt, and...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-17-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,349
Posted By dhallilama
I'm the same. one of the things that led me to a...

I'm the same. one of the things that led me to a 90s Husky... cheaper than dirt.
Forum: 2 smokers 05-17-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,349
Posted By dhallilama
to the OP: are you looking for new... or used? ...

to the OP: are you looking for new... or used?
have a budget?

(maybe I missed that part)
Forum: 2 smokers 05-15-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
black oxide does OK if not in wet locations and...

black oxide does OK if not in wet locations and not dissimilar metals. seems to suck when aluminum is in contact with it.

nickle and a water displacing grease... nice combo there.
Forum: 2 smokers 05-15-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
funny, i keep quoting joe dirt when building this...

funny, i keep quoting joe dirt when building this thing... 'daaaaaaaang'



from which seller? the price is tempting



i've done nickel, gold nitride, black oxide, zinc phosphate, cadmium...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-14-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1,365
Views: 399,398
Posted By dhallilama
^ previously owning and commuting on a plated...

^ previously owning and commuting on a plated KX500 (in california, no less), i can solidly say if you intend to use it for anything other than connecting trails... say commuting to work... you'll...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-14-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,365
Views: 399,398
Posted By dhallilama
redundancy! that and I've got a bunch of kids....

redundancy! that and I've got a bunch of kids. need to make room for an 80 soon...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-14-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,365
Views: 399,398
Posted By dhallilama
hell yeah they count... wait, like, they do...

hell yeah they count... wait, like, they do count, right?

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/l0_VFVOuVTrYwjcBbGL7RbCo2LnWAhZuJUpnUEo6c4Da=s486-p-no
Forum: 2 smokers 05-14-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,349
Posted By dhallilama
Husqvarna? I was looking for a new woods bike,...

Husqvarna?
I was looking for a new woods bike, too... 2 stroke, lighting, enough power to keep me amused... went a bit further that I eventually wanted a 6 speed. oh, and it had to be cheap....
Forum: 2 smokers 05-12-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
not the most exciting thing, but i'm stoked... ...

not the most exciting thing, but i'm stoked...

a replacement for the Grade 5 hardware store swingarm bolt... an actual metric Husky part:
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,510
Posted By dhallilama
testimonies can be sent via email... as...

testimonies can be sent via email...

as noted by SFRC:

1. Email your testimony as a pdf (make sure it's pdf) document to: patrick.h.brennan@state.or.us

2. Address the testimony to...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-11-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,343
Posted By dhallilama
i rewound a stator in my old XR-R and coated it...

i rewound a stator in my old XR-R and coated it with brushed on lacquer... proceeded to put a good 20k+ very hard miles on it without issue.
Forum: 2 smokers 05-11-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,343
Posted By dhallilama
pretty cool project, seems to be coming along...

pretty cool project, seems to be coming along nicely.

when you rewound the stator, did you set the wire with epoxy? i've rewound quite a few using 3M #2216 epoxy (pricey) and have had good luck...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-10-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,028
Posted By dhallilama
hell, some of my better motorcycle trips were not...

hell, some of my better motorcycle trips were not only barely planned, they were completely impromptu.

1. out on an afternoon ride in so-cal, just kinda exploring with no particular place to go....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-10-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 11,644
Views: 2,375,880
Posted By dhallilama
i'm not sure about Idaho, but i've rarely seen a...

i'm not sure about Idaho, but i've rarely seen a dirt bike of that era with a title in most any state.




Eric Gorr head mod = easy starting, end of pinging. cheap and effective.
Forum: 2 smokers 05-10-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,825
Posted By dhallilama
for what it's worth: I had a YZ490 that Eric Gorr...

for what it's worth: I had a YZ490 that Eric Gorr did the head mod on & ported for low end... it was a tractor that could literally idle up hills. very tractable low end torque and not terrible to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-07-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,510
Posted By dhallilama
looks like room HR-E, 900 Court St. NE in Salem ...

looks like room HR-E, 900 Court St. NE in Salem
I'd give them a call and double check though...


https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Measures/Overview/SB694
Forum: 2 smokers 05-07-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
put a steering stop on the stem (adjustable) ...

put a steering stop on the stem (adjustable)
filled/drilled the wallowed out peg holes
motor mounts done
gave it a quick sanding, degrease/dewax
coat of white appliance epoxy...
...
Forum: 2 smokers 05-06-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,618
Posted By dhallilama
the IT is a fun bike... just lost interest in it....

the IT is a fun bike... just lost interest in it. it's such an easy pussycat of a bike to ride i'm keeping it around as a loaner bike and in hopes that i can get my wife to ride at some point.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 479

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015