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Forum: Vendors 12-02-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,399
Posted By Kai Ju
Crankshaft horsepower

So with all the bantering about these horsepower numbers, I'd love to hear the crankshaft horsepower estimate with a modified engine that made 64 hp at the rear wheel. That same engine made 57 hp in...
Forum: Vendors 12-02-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,399
Posted By Kai Ju
I have to admit that I've been waiting for that...

I have to admit that I've been waiting for that comment. Especially since I was told in no uncertain terms to get my GasCard and Airhead funnels into the Vendor section as soon as I posted those.
It...
Forum: Vendors 11-26-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 39,213
Posted By Kai Ju
Did I call it....

or what ?

None of you showed up, as expected.
Though a couple of guys suggested I go on the show Sharktank to advance my product. Until I explained to them that having sold six or seven hundred...
Forum: Vendors 11-24-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 247
Posted By Kai Ju
Custom Made Jewelry

Custom made, as in:

cus·tom–made

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Forum: Vendors 11-20-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 39,213
Posted By Kai Ju
Guess what time it is ?

....never mind, none of you are going to show up at the Long Beach Ca Motorcycle Swap Meet anyway.

Or are you ? Wouldn't it be great to finally be face to face with some inmates...?

See you...
Forum: Airheads 11-16-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 682
Posted By Kai Ju
So now you know the ball size. For the spring,...

So now you know the ball size. For the spring, measure the depth and diameter of the hole and see what you can find that matches the diameter.
If you can't find anything you can make your own...
Forum: Airheads 11-11-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Kai Ju
Oh well, this just prooves what I've suspected...

Oh well, this just prooves what I've suspected all along....I don't know everything about everything.
Forum: Airheads 11-11-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 711
Posted By Kai Ju
The input shaft seal is easier than the RMS. ...

The input shaft seal is easier than the RMS.
Either use a dedicated seal puller ( don't scratch the shaft or case) or drill a small hole for a sheet metal screw that you can then use a slide hammer...
Forum: Airheads 11-11-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 711
Posted By Kai Ju
Did you block the crank ? Having said that,...

Did you block the crank ?

Having said that, replace the RMS and the oil pump cover O-ring as well as the input shaft seal on the trans.
While you're there, check the shift shaft seal and the...
Forum: Airheads 11-11-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Kai Ju
Is the trigger still bolted to the end of the cam...

Is the trigger still bolted to the end of the cam ?
If so, check runout on the cam. That's what usually will give you a double image.
From what I hear you can correct minor run out with a...
Forum: Airheads 11-05-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,052
Posted By Kai Ju
Three weeks....? Great result though.

Three weeks....?

Great result though.
Forum: Airheads 11-05-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,587
Posted By Kai Ju
I've been told that the C3 classification allows...

I've been told that the C3 classification allows for more fore and aft shaft movement (radial clearance, C3 is an internal clearance, or the amount of internal free space between the rolling elements...
Forum: Airheads 11-04-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By Kai Ju
Image 1, the shim goes against the holes....

Image 1, the shim goes against the holes. Otherwise the piston seal would and squish into the holes when you apply lever pressure.
The shim is essentially a check valve to allow brake fluid to back...
Forum: Vendors 10-26-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 39,213
Posted By Kai Ju
The definition of insanity...

...is to repeat the same action over and over, expecting a different result.

My point is, that once again none of you showed.

I had to suffer the indignity of doing my song and dance for a...
Forum: Vendors 10-25-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 39,213
Posted By Kai Ju
Thanks for the kind words, and sharing the...

Thanks for the kind words, and sharing the wealth.

Speaking of, Christmas is closer than you think and these make great stocking stuffers for your riding buddies.
Remember I still do the 5 for...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22,634
Views: 2,865,948
Posted By Kai Ju
I can't speak for the Edelbrock carb but you...

I can't speak for the Edelbrock carb but you should not have to manually raise the idle after start up.
It almost sounds like you may have a plugged or partially plugged low speed circuit that...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 22,634
Views: 2,865,948
Posted By Kai Ju
I'm running mine as a Supermoto with 17" rims...

I'm running mine as a Supermoto with 17" rims front and rear with street rubber. It used to get scary at about 85, and when I tried scooting up on the seat to get more weight on the front it only got...
Forum: Airheads 10-21-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,749
Posted By Kai Ju
None of what you've shown us explains the...

None of what you've shown us explains the knocking noise, or the dings.
Have you pulled the oil pan yet ?
Forum: Airheads 10-19-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Kai Ju
Quicker revving and smoother shifts.

Quicker revving and smoother shifts.
Forum: Airheads 10-19-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Kai Ju
Take a look here and pm me if you're interested. ...

Take a look here and pm me if you're interested.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793612
Forum: Airheads 10-19-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,080
Posted By Kai Ju
I'm surprised that no one has mentioned running a...

I'm surprised that no one has mentioned running a stock airbox to improve your bottom end.
If you still have those parts I'd start there, especially with your intended use.
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7,163
Views: 1,435,662
Posted By Kai Ju
That's a very creative use of a peanut valve...

That's a very creative use of a peanut valve cover. Well, half of one anyway.
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,721
Posted By Kai Ju
Here is what a CB-1 with better suspension,...

Here is what a CB-1 with better suspension, brakes and twice the horsepower looks like.
Shouldn't have sold it, but it just didn't fit me, size wise.
More info and pictures here:...
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,638
Posted By Kai Ju
and a crappy job they did if this is the end...

and a crappy job they did if this is the end result.
Looks like some kid with a hacksaw and a hammer had at it, especially with the wiring hanging out all over the place.
Forum: Vendors 09-19-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 39,213
Posted By Kai Ju
Long Beach Swap Meet Coming Up

This time it's on the 28th.
Got a fresh batch of tools I'd like to sell.
Come see me and say hello.
Forum: Airheads 09-16-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Kai Ju
Before you do any drilling or chiseling take a...

Before you do any drilling or chiseling take a flat punch and walk it around the bolt head while tapping it with a ball peen hammer. The benefits are twofold.
1. You may "shock" the bolt loose.
2....
Forum: Airheads 09-07-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 848
Posted By Kai Ju
I'm going to mark that day in the calender. I got...

I'm going to mark that day in the calender. I got one right, yeah.
Forum: Airheads 09-04-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Kai Ju
if you're talking about the pins you can see with...

if you're talking about the pins you can see with the flywheel removed then you're talking about the wrong ones. There is a thrust washer on both sides of the casting. One against the crank, and one...
Forum: Airheads 09-03-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 7,163
Views: 1,435,662
Posted By Kai Ju
Just so you know, an R80 G/S just sold on E-Bay...

Just so you know, an R80 G/S just sold on E-Bay for $10,600. By itself, no other bikes included. Another one sold for $10,750, again, no other bikes included.
Right place right time, good on you....
Forum: Airheads 08-29-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,846
Posted By Kai Ju
That just happened to a friend of mine. The loose...

That just happened to a friend of mine. The loose nut completely destroyed the threads on the pinion shaft requiring a rebuilt of the rear drive.
The tip off was oil transfer from the driveshaft to...
Forum: Airheads 08-26-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 16,505
Posted By Kai Ju
gonna be famous, aren't you ?

gonna be famous, aren't you ?
Forum: Airheads 08-26-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,153
Posted By Kai Ju
Good point Stan_R80/7, I've seen my share of...

Good point Stan_R80/7, I've seen my share of airheads with what felt like completely brinneled bearings only to discover that it was caused by 30 year old solidified grease.
Forum: Airheads 08-26-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,153
Posted By Kai Ju
Disston, I agree it's not a race, but I used to...

Disston, I agree it's not a race, but I used to be a commission mechanic, I'm extremely lazy, and I'm always looking for the quickest/easiest way to do things. That's all.

They weren't name tags...
Forum: Airheads 08-26-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,153
Posted By Kai Ju
Not to sound like a know it all but there should...

Not to sound like a know it all but there should be no need to disassemble the forks or hang the bike from the rafters. Tie the centerstand to the front crossover of the headpipes, pull the front...
Forum: Airheads 08-19-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 7,163
Views: 1,435,662
Posted By Kai Ju
Here you go: http://tinyurl.com/pxk2uaj

Here you go: http://tinyurl.com/pxk2uaj
Forum: Airheads 08-18-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,628
Posted By Kai Ju
Have you tried rotating the piece you're trying...

Have you tried rotating the piece you're trying to pull out ?
Get a couple of hardwood dowels, the same size as the hole, insert just enough to get a good bite without going into the threads of the...
Forum: Airheads 08-18-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 15,534
Posted By Kai Ju
With or without your head in it ? :rofl

With or without your head in it ? :rofl
Forum: Airheads 08-16-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,323
Posted By Kai Ju
I posted this on the other recent flat tire...

I posted this on the other recent flat tire thread, let's see if it gets a more favorable reception here.
The point brought up against this method was that if I secure the valve stem against the...
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,329
Posted By Kai Ju
What was it before ?

What was it before ?
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,329
Posted By Kai Ju
Once again a thread has been completely derailed,...

Once again a thread has been completely derailed, and I hate to say it, by the same folks that always seem to do it.
The OP merely wanted to express his gratitude and pay Wirespokes a compliment....
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