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Forum: Old's Cool Today, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By blaine.hale
I'm using NOS float needles and seats on this but...

I'm using NOS float needles and seats on this but the exact same symptoms occurred on the originals before I swapped them out.
At this point, I'm completely out of ideas short of ordering the brass...
Forum: Old's Cool Yesterday, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By blaine.hale
CL175 carb question

Hey folks,

I've got the girlfriends 1971 CL175 I've been tinkering with. Easy enough bike to work on. Everything is all perfect except one incredibly annoying thing, float sensitivity. When I say...
Forum: Airheads 07-18-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 14,298
Posted By blaine.hale
Time for an upgrade.

Time for an upgrade.
Forum: Airheads 07-17-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 6,099
Views: 1,226,515
Posted By blaine.hale
https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2140/2116027306_65d1...

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2140/2116027306_65d14fb815.jpg
Forum: Airheads 07-17-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 774
Posted By blaine.hale
Have you tried Pyng Ho right next to Community?...

Have you tried Pyng Ho right next to Community? Holy crap it's good for a run down chinese place! The owner has been there since the mid 70s and makes everything with fresh crazy...
Forum: Airheads 07-16-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 853
Views: 299,419
Posted By blaine.hale
That looks like a stock bike to me.

That looks like a stock bike to me.
Forum: Airheads 07-14-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 853
Views: 299,419
Posted By blaine.hale
These guys built it http://svakogarage.tumblr.com/

These guys built it http://svakogarage.tumblr.com/
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 434,555
Posted By blaine.hale
Just wanted to make a quick note that one of my...

Just wanted to make a quick note that one of my airheads, the r90 is up for sale. Gotta make room in the basement for other hogs.


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=980123
...
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,764
Posted By blaine.hale
They're from 2008.

They're from 2008.
Forum: Airheads 07-07-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 631
Views: 56,222
Posted By blaine.hale
I love and miss my Big Agnus.

I love and miss my Big Agnus.
Forum: Airheads 07-01-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 318
Posted By blaine.hale
I'm kind of confused here. I personally don't...

I'm kind of confused here. I personally don't think there's any reason to use a ride off stand. If I'm deploying and retracting the center stand, I'm off the bike and using the little provided handle...
Forum: Airheads 06-29-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 458
Views: 43,085
Posted By blaine.hale
I actually can't agree with that one being...

I actually can't agree with that one being stupid. There's a crap load of man hours in custom work on that one and it is pretty super unique and well done. That's just one man's opinion I guess.
Forum: Airheads 06-27-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
How weird! I'll definitely ditch that thing. I...

How weird! I'll definitely ditch that thing. I would have ordered the proper battery straps but turns out there's like 20 types over the years so I didn't know which one to order.
Those wheels are...
Forum: Airheads 06-27-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
Which bike ya talking about? I haven't posted...

Which bike ya talking about? I haven't posted pics just yet. Pretty sure mine is a 66/67 but I haven't checked to see if it's narrow case. Just now learning about the motor mounts being the...
Forum: Airheads 06-26-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,151
Posted By blaine.hale
You won't know until you take it off. Could be a...

You won't know until you take it off. Could be a hole but I seriously doubt duct tape has been covering a hole that leads to fuel. Any fuel against that tape would have it gone in a day.
I can't...
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,411
Posted By blaine.hale
It's just three nuts to pop the rocker cover off...

It's just three nuts to pop the rocker cover off and put another gasket on. Literally the easiest thing you can do.
Put an oil pan under it as some oil will spill out.
If the gasket doesn't stop...
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
Yup. Picked it up last night. Looking closer...

Yup.

Picked it up last night. Looking closer at it and pulling the VIN, it looks like she's actually a 1966 Ducati Monza 250. I'm ok with that, either way.
Parts seem rather available as far as...
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
That's the one. Snagging it a bit cheaper than...

That's the one. Snagging it a bit cheaper than listed. This should satisfy my Italian craving. Waiting out this stupid GA storm before picking it up.
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,926
Posted By blaine.hale
Those look like progressives and they're known...

Those look like progressives and they're known for being hated for the stiffness. I despise mine. I really should go back to the stocks. Notice how the coil gets progressively tighter at either end?
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
They did, indeed manufacture a 250 scrambler for...

They did, indeed manufacture a 250 scrambler for several years in the late 60s and early 70s.

In regards to the parts, in my google searches today, they're pretty much as available as our...
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
Err, whoops, wrong section. MOOOODSSSS!!! :D

Err, whoops, wrong section. MOOOODSSSS!!! :D
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By blaine.hale
Ducati single resources

Hey folks,

I'm picking up a 250 duc scrambler tonight and looking for some resources. I don't know much about old Ducatis but I've been craving a single for this year. Where can I find manuals and...
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,776
Posted By blaine.hale
http://frapi.centrale-lyon.org/moto/micags/images/...

http://frapi.centrale-lyon.org/moto/micags/images/r100pd89.jpg
Forum: Airheads 06-23-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,776
Posted By blaine.hale
Because of inflation, $9,000 in 1992 is now just...

Because of inflation, $9,000 in 1992 is now just over $15k so this dude is literally demanding show room price. Now that's nuts!
Forum: Airheads 06-20-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,422
Posted By blaine.hale
This is quite the wrong area to post this.

This is quite the wrong area to post this.
Forum: Airheads 06-20-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 434,555
Posted By blaine.hale
Luckily I'm looking for just the top box mounted...

Luckily I'm looking for just the top box mounted behind the seat ;)
I'll stop flooding this thread now. Thanks for looking out for me fellas!
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 434,555
Posted By blaine.hale
In white, unfortunately.

In white, unfortunately.
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,478
Posted By blaine.hale
Any performance increase is a mental thing...

Any performance increase is a mental thing associated with noise on those pipes. They really do sound nice and a great break from my stock r75 when I want to hear my bike and feel like I'm on a real...
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 434,555
Posted By blaine.hale
Hey fellas, Anyone know where I could obtain a...

Hey fellas,
Anyone know where I could obtain a black police top box for my r75 /5? If you have one for sale, send me a PM! Need mounting hardware too. Here's an example of what I'm looking for:...
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,478
Posted By blaine.hale
I have what are considered more "open" exhausts...

I have what are considered more "open" exhausts with the Hoskes and I didn't need to re-jet anything.
I ran them with stock bings and stock jetting just fine and now they're on mikunis with the...
Forum: Airheads 06-17-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By blaine.hale
You really shouldn't restore it yet. You should...

You really shouldn't restore it yet. You should get it running, enjoy it for a while then restore it if you still feel the need.
Wanna know if that mileage is 9k or 109k? Give us a picture of the...
Forum: Airheads 06-16-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 434,555
Posted By blaine.hale
It has a price stuck right to it..

It has a price stuck right to it..
Forum: Airheads 06-16-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By blaine.hale
I had something similar where my r75 had sat for...

I had something similar where my r75 had sat for 15+ years and all the oil just solidified. I dropped the pan and cleaned that out then ran seafoam through the engine (turned it over by hand)....
Forum: Airheads 06-14-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,185
Posted By blaine.hale
You couldn't be more correct. Do you want...

You couldn't be more correct.

Do you want to have a harder time selling it because invedtig money in it and asking for more is how you have a harder time selling it.
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,558
Posted By blaine.hale
Hey Seattle dudes, my brother and I will be in...

Hey Seattle dudes, my brother and I will be in Seattle probably the 12th or 13th of this month if anyone wants to do beers.
We've been riding the PCH from San Diego to Seattle (maybe higher) since...
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 774
Posted By blaine.hale
I'm in. Lemme know if you get tired of the hotel...

I'm in. Lemme know if you get tired of the hotel and want a real bed with real peoples. I have a guest bedroom with your name on it.
Forum: Airheads 05-28-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 458
Views: 43,085
Posted By blaine.hale
19k for a non-r69s....

19k for a non-r69s....
Forum: Airheads 05-27-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,029
Posted By blaine.hale
I had them on my Husqvarna Terra. They were...

I had them on my Husqvarna Terra. They were incredibly mediocre. Just fine on road but terrible off road.
Forum: Airheads 05-27-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6,099
Views: 1,226,515
Posted By blaine.hale
You know how I know you ride a BMW?

You know how I know you ride a BMW?
Forum: Airheads 05-23-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 19,528
Posted By blaine.hale
I may have missed this, but what needle are you...

I may have missed this, but what needle are you on again?

Also, anyone catch my question about slide heights for balancing purposes?
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