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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By concours
Very simple, isopropyl alcohol, otherwise known...

Very simple, isopropyl alcohol, otherwise known as "Gas line anti-freeze" made to mix with the gas, dump out all you can, then compressed air dries the rest FAST. Odor is gone. Done it several...
Forum: Equipment 07-24-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By concours
You sure you don't need M6 bolts?

You sure you don't need M6 bolts?
Forum: The Garage 07-24-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By concours
Bend it (the spindle flange mounting surface of...

Bend it (the spindle flange mounting surface of the deck)back until the blade sits level (eyeball) with the ground.
Forum: The Garage 07-23-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 518
Posted By concours
EBC brand, "HH" friction coefficient. Simply...

EBC brand, "HH" friction coefficient.
Simply the best, often imitated, sometimes well, sometimes not. The the genuine article.
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,664
Posted By concours
Probably gonna race it on asphalt, rules.

Probably gonna race it on asphalt, rules.
Forum: Old's Cool 07-20-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 810
Posted By concours
This. Grew up along the atlantic. Battling...

This.

Grew up along the atlantic. Battling road salt damage to cars for decades too.
Forum: The Garage 07-20-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 685
Posted By concours
I endured leaking acid batteries for decades,...

I endured leaking acid batteries for decades, it's all we had. Now, if an OEM MC comes with a Flooded Lead Acid (FLA) battery, it was to save $3 per unit. No excuse.

Shitcan it, get a QUALITY AGM...
Forum: The Garage 07-17-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,128
Posted By concours
"Switchgear" is industry standard...

"Switchgear" is industry standard nomenclature.
Forum: The Garage 07-14-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 754
Posted By concours
Thanks!!!:1drink

Thanks!!!:1drink
Forum: Airheads 07-14-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,318
Posted By concours
+1

+1
Forum: Road warriors 07-13-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By concours
Tried TriumphRAT.com? Or were you at...

Tried TriumphRAT.com? Or were you at Tiger1050.com?
Forum: The Garage 07-10-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 638
Posted By concours
What's the airbox look like inside? Possible some...

What's the airbox look like inside? Possible some fucktard drilled out the mains because another fucktard told him it would go faster? look at them with a magnifying glass, the drilled holes will...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-10-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,400
Posted By concours
Correct. Even water droplets in non ethanol fuel...

Correct. Even water droplets in non ethanol fuel can do this. Back BEFORE ethanol fuel was mandated, I used a splash of fuel line anti freeze every few months. No rusted fuel tank seems on my ancient...
Forum: The Garage 07-09-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,215
Posted By concours
Fork stops are a myth. Compressing forks with tie...

Fork stops are a myth. Compressing forks with tie downs is a joke compared to beating they take just riding down the road. I rig so as to use a bit (the final 1/3) of the suspension travel to help...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-09-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,400
Posted By concours
Corrosion from ethanol gas. Happens when allowed...

Corrosion from ethanol gas. Happens when allowed to sit for extended periods. Yesteryear gas formed gum/varnish, now it's hard corrosion.
Forum: The Garage 07-07-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,215
Posted By concours
Hauled bikes of all sizes on up to big cruisers...

Hauled bikes of all sizes on up to big cruisers on a flatbed trailer for decades, no chock. The seven "P's" of trucking.... Proper Prior Planning Prevents a Piss Poor Performance. Learn how to tie...
Forum: The Garage 07-04-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,146
Posted By concours
Game show buzzer. :deal

Game show buzzer. :deal
Forum: The Garage 07-03-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 762
Posted By concours
gonna be RUST on the pipe too. prepare to repaint

gonna be RUST on the pipe too. prepare to repaint
Forum: The Garage 07-02-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,146
Posted By concours
Squeeze to release... IIRC been a while. :1drink

Squeeze to release... IIRC been a while. :1drink
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By concours
Yup, I have two of their tail packs, headed for...

Yup, I have two of their tail packs, headed for some saddle bags. I remember their old website as clunky, crappy pictures and generally low-rent (that's ok:1drink) I just didn't want to stumble into...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By concours
The REAL Chase Harper????

I just went looking for a couple items... got this site first: http://chaseharper.com/

then later google searching got this: (the one I'd seen/used before) with different prices, etc. Is there a...
Forum: The Garage 06-25-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 518
Posted By concours
This example on Kwacker triples could give you...

This example on Kwacker triples could give you ideas... http://www.3cyl.com/mraxl/aylor/reeds/reeds.htm
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 764
Posted By concours
I got a good deal on the Avon's ($280) and they...

I got a good deal on the Avon's ($280) and they feel great... most tires do when new. :freaky

Royal Star Tour Deluxe
Forum: Old's Cool 06-22-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 888
Posted By concours
http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b404/gsx800ho/...

http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b404/gsx800ho/Motorcycle%20stuff/Yamaha%20TX750/P9100195.jpg
Forum: The Garage 06-20-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,333
Posted By concours
Thanks.:1drink I always try to help. Welcome to...

Thanks.:1drink I always try to help. Welcome to the asylum. :freaky
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,333
Posted By concours
"dudette..a ring gauge would be nice... but at...

"dudette..a ring gauge would be nice... but at what a ground certified ring gauge cost i could have sent the jug out to the mystery place every one uses to get a bore done...then went for a free...
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,333
Posted By concours
Lol, dude, you need a RING GAGE to set a dial...

Lol, dude, you need a RING GAGE to set a dial bore gage. Gee-uhm-tree 101
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 552
Posted By concours
Not a linked system is it?

Not a linked system is it?
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,455
Posted By concours
Um... fuel stabilizer used? As per the directions...

Um... fuel stabilizer used? As per the directions in the OPERATORS MANUAL? :deal
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,455
Posted By concours
Probably the low oil shutdown switch. Unhook it...

Probably the low oil shutdown switch. Unhook it and try. Or simply watch for the red light to slightly flicker while cranking. Borderline oil level + off level grade can yield no start.
Forum: The Garage 06-12-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,796
Posted By concours
Wedco, made in Canada, sold in US. Tough, seal...

Wedco, made in Canada, sold in US. Tough, seal tight, last for decades.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-11-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,436
Posted By concours
I always ask for a clear title FIRST, if they say...

I always ask for a clear title FIRST, if they say yes, I make them tell me where it is, does it show lien released, send me a copy, etc. Shocking how many are clueless... "my wife always takes care...
Forum: Equipment 06-10-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 764
Posted By concours
OK, crickets... I originally posted this in the...

OK, crickets... I originally posted this in the garage, mods moved it here. Any suggestions where it might do better??
Forum: Equipment 06-10-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By concours
NOTHING I've sat on in 40 years comes close to...

NOTHING I've sat on in 40 years comes close to the Russell. Softer than the park bench Corbin, but properly shaped for COMFORT instead of style.
Forum: The Garage 06-10-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,105
Posted By concours
Unless it rattles and buzzes, it will wear itself...

Unless it rattles and buzzes, it will wear itself a small clearance. No issue, just run it.
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 764
Posted By concours
Tires for my big fat cruiser 150/80-16 front and 150/90-15 rear

I've run four ME880 rears, two ME880 fronts. The scalloping on the rear is HUGE noisy the last 1/3 of it's life. I wanted to try the new ME888.... but no joy in my size. Dammit. So... what are my...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-07-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,087
Posted By concours
No offense intended, will there be any NON...

No offense intended, will there be any NON H-D/Injun content? Just curious.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-07-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,191
Posted By concours
Corvair is a BIG six... Not really suitable. VW...

Corvair is a BIG six... Not really suitable. VW four is compact and very suitable. Performance/repair parts ABOUND, that equals CHEAP!!! Like KLR cheap!
Forum: The Garage 06-07-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,222
Posted By concours
+1, flashback to 1980, my Yamaha XS1100 manual...

+1, flashback to 1980, my Yamaha XS1100 manual required molydenum disulfide grease for the driveshaft splines. (had well positioned grease fittings to the spline, if you can imagine it!)
Forum: The Garage 06-07-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,222
Posted By concours
Main issue is cluelessness, if a tink'rer can't...

Main issue is cluelessness, if a tink'rer can't envision dipping yur finner in a TUBE rather than a TUB, please put down the wrenches.
Just pointing him in a direction that works.
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