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Forum: Hacks 04-26-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6,709
Views: 2,515,120
Thanks Ryushin =) Ha, yep its an '89....

Thanks Ryushin =)



Ha, yep its an '89. Taking it down to give to a friend who's in college in Savannah. I really enjoyed it while I had it, she's been making her rounds through my group of...
Forum: Hacks 04-25-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 6,709
Views: 2,515,120
Been slowly working my way down the east coast...

Been slowly working my way down the east coast from Mass to Georgia on this via state highways and what not.

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/7000/296.jpg...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-03-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
The Current Pair

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/IMG_0705.jpg

Though the Triumph is going up for sale as soon as I fix the head gasket on the Enfield... too bad, but tuition and rent...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-03-2008, 11:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,560
try to figure out why she has a holed piston...

try to figure out why she has a holed piston before you replace the piston or put a lot of money into the engine. otherwise you could end up with another piston with a hole in it. If you're going to...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-03-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
Thats a lovely Triumph, my kind of bike, any bike...

Thats a lovely Triumph, my kind of bike, any bike that has been modified over the years but kept on the road is my kind of bike. Its the subtle improvements that really do it for me.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-20-2008, 05:08 PM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
Happy to help. As a general heads - the corbin...

Happy to help. As a general heads - the corbin doesn't dampen the vibes like a stock seat - granted I haven't had time to break it in yet. I was quite pleased with the look of the black as it goes...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
The new seat on the TR7 - a Corbin: ...

The new seat on the TR7 - a Corbin:

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/101808_13541.jpg

Which is still and will continue to be my only means of transport.


The '79...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-17-2008, 03:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,542
Well the R65 arrived yesterday. In some loss of...

Well the R65 arrived yesterday. In some loss of clarity - or maybe it was lack of sleep I fumbled with the sidestand - didn't expect that strong spring - and dropped the damned bike on my big toe!...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,542
Thank you everyone, that was what I was looking...

Thank you everyone, that was what I was looking for. More is welcome, always looking for more and more information - I can never get enough.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-11-2008, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,542
Already have the Haynes and waiting on an Ebay...

Already have the Haynes and waiting on an Ebay auction for the factory...



I've never had an issue with this. Actually going to motorcycle mechanics school, and so is my friend - so really not...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-11-2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,542
Just got an R65

Bought a 1979 R65 for not a lot of money. It's en route to me now. Has 20,000 miles on it. I have a pair of 32mm Mikunis that will fit it sitting on a table over there *points* and I ordered a Boyer...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-09-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
Indeed, the joys and limitations sometimes cancel...

Indeed, the joys and limitations sometimes cancel each other out.

As to kicking over a 750 Triumph in 20 degrees, it's not so bad, except you start to sweat, then once the bike is running the...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-08-2008, 01:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,182
I had a self converted Enfield Scrambler for a...

I had a self converted Enfield Scrambler for a while. Started life as a 2002 500cc Military. Converted it using parts from:

http://www.hitchcocksmotorcycles.com/

I'll try to dig up some...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-06-2008, 12:29 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 4,637
my dad taught me how to ride on a 620 Ducati....

my dad taught me how to ride on a 620 Ducati. That bike scared me almost as much as my riding it scared him.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-04-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
My only means of transportation: ...

My only means of transportation:

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/IMG_0394.jpg

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/IMG_0395.jpg


1973...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-26-2008, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 3,273,611
I've done it again... got myself another '73...

I've done it again... got myself another '73 Triumph... it's still on the other side of the country, I'll see it in a couple weeks.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-25-2008, 04:14 PM
Replies: 1,697
Views: 224,457
On the bike I hit a bat that was flying through...

On the bike I hit a bat that was flying through the woods, hit me in the shoulder, actually hurt a Lot, but didn't dislodge me, and didn't kill the bat - which after a moment departed my shoulder.
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2008, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,966
Views: 403,557
Damasovi, I too have the S model. I can't...

Damasovi,

I too have the S model. I can't say I'm a fan of the clipons, and yes you can swop them out. There are at least a couple kits available, or you can find someone to trade parts with. You...
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2008, 01:43 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,420
I see your point and to a fair extent I accept...

I see your point and to a fair extent I accept and agree with it, but I never said specifically that a 250 Ninja would see you through, just as I never said a Harley Sprint would see you through.
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2008, 03:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,420
I too must disagree. I have in the past certainly...

I too must disagree. I have in the past certainly owned several at a time. In theory I still do - but they are 3000+ miles away and will be for at least the next year and a half.

In all truth one...
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 1,966
Views: 403,557
Looks stunning mate. I just installed a H&B...

Looks stunning mate.

I just installed a H&B rear rack and happily await the topbox (so I can actually go grocery shopping!). Can't wait to take the fairing off in the next couple weeks.
Forum: Road warriors 08-19-2008, 06:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,420
It's hard to go from an old friend - even if that...

It's hard to go from an old friend - even if that old friend has been with you for only a few months - to something new. Something different. I'm in the same boat, I just switched from an x-cop...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2008, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1,966
Views: 403,557
Looks wicked man, looks absolutely wicked!

Looks wicked man, looks absolutely wicked!
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,780
The Vincent and I'm quite found of Slimline...

The Vincent and I'm quite found of Slimline Norton Twins.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2008, 04:51 AM
Replies: 1,966
Views: 403,557
Here she is at night next to the bike I rode...

Here she is at night next to the bike I rode cross country on (not exactly running - and I gave it to a friend) in July.
http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n116/GuzziTriumphEnfield/IMG_0174.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,824
I found the HM to give a more upright riding...

I found the HM to give a more upright riding experience (only rode one once) but it would depend on how much time you intended to spend with the woman on the back, you may find the Monster a better...
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,223
I tended to wear my Vanson over them. It keeps...

I tended to wear my Vanson over them. It keeps everything pretty neat. I'm back to school now, and so no more worries about that, but ya, either the Vanson or the Barbor International. On hot hot...
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2008, 02:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,372
Hass, the horror of it is I think that bag would...

Hass, the horror of it is I think that bag would still interfere if he has the high mount pipe. Unless I mistaken and my pipe is a higher mounted pipe than his.

Mine is incredibly high -...
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2008, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 996
The trike is far less offensive than the.. the.....

The trike is far less offensive than the.. the.. errr... :cry
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,372
I am having this exact issue (I use what I think...

I am having this exact issue (I use what I think are old Triumph Sprint bags)

These:
http://photos-e.ak.facebook.com/photos-ak-sf2p/v122/92/40/49403127/n49403127_31032484_362.jpg

which...
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2008, 03:21 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 365,368
2006 Ducati 620 Multistrada: was actually bought...

2006 Ducati 620 Multistrada: was actually bought in 2005 - it's the bike I learned to ride on, I have no digital pictures of the bike, but it was red, and lovely.

1978 Yamaha XS750 Special: I was...
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,933
I miss my 750 Breva! I sold it to one of my best...

I miss my 750 Breva! I sold it to one of my best friends before lighting off for Phoenix (from MA). I'd have ridden it but at 6'5" I was just too tall for that kind of distance on a Breva.

But...
Forum: Road warriors 07-12-2008, 10:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,782
settle into the turn before you hit it and they...

settle into the turn before you hit it and they are quite good... thats a horrible explanation I know, but I can't say it differently.
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2008, 07:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
'fraid so.. At this moment I'm in Youngstown Ohio...

'fraid so.. At this moment I'm in Youngstown Ohio getting ready to hit the road (again) in the morning.... Still thinking about the Huskfield.

But now contemplating how to make my KZ1000P into a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2008, 01:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Ahhh this is why I couldn't find this! I thought...

Ahhh this is why I couldn't find this! I thought it was back several pages... haha, glad you guys think it's worth while.

The frame arrived a couple days ago. I forgot that it was white, but I...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2008, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,754
I'm going to miss the courtyard, haha, incredibly...

I'm going to miss the courtyard, haha, incredibly useful for working on cars/bikes. The house was/is a fixerupper but goddamn it has a courtyard! But ya, wonderful bikes. There were more, a '77...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2008, 08:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,754
Here is mine, next to my former Ducati, next to...

Here is mine, next to my former Ducati, next to my dad's T100.
http://i28.tinypic.com/219xoie.jpg

Specs and such:
http://www.bikez.com/motorcycles/moto_guzzi_breva_750_2008.php



Hahaha,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,754
I can't say much for the Buell, but I did put...

I can't say much for the Buell, but I did put 6,000 miles on a 620 Multistrada when I was 22, so I could tell you bout those from first hand.

I'm moving to Phoenix in July/Aug and would be happy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Never one to waste much time... I took the engine...

Never one to waste much time... I took the engine apart tonight.

As she's been these past couple years
http://i31.tinypic.com/2d796wi.jpg

Head, Jug, piston, Timing Cover, Oil pumps, ect...
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2008, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6,242
Views: 2,759,499
My lord Rosko... thats paradise! happyness...

My lord Rosko... thats paradise!

happyness was noting that I have the same forks that are leaned up in one of your pictures leaned up in one of mine... but wow... what a place. I envy you...
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