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Forum: Hacks Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 919
Views: 106,639
Posted By claude
NICE DB. I am really looking forward to your...

NICE DB. I am really looking forward to your first riding impression. You have stepped into a whole different realm of the sidecar world.
Forum: Hacks Yesterday, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 116
Posted By claude
Do you mean doing a center hub on the wing? I am...

Do you mean doing a center hub on the wing? I am thinking not but am unclear. Question #2 ...Have you spoken to Dave about this (wing or not)? Question #3 What model wing is it?
Forum: Hacks 05-26-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
We did a LT powered rig last year . Paralized...

We did a LT powered rig last year . Paralized from a bike wreck from waist down, It got him back on the road with hand controls and he and his wife on her own bike are doing a four corners tour...
Forum: Hacks 05-26-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
The amount of steering effort pretty much is...

The amount of steering effort pretty much is related to two , possibly three things.

1) Trail... trail Is similar to caste on a car. It creates a self centering effect. Again we must remember...
Forum: Hacks 05-26-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Everybody's 'opinions' are based on their...

Everybody's 'opinions' are based on their experiences. Opinions and facts are not always the same. The internet may be the information highway but it does not mean the information given as fact is ...
Forum: Hacks 05-26-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Easy to ride? Yes world they are if setup well...

Easy to ride? Yes world they are if setup well and especially if trail is reduced.
More upper body strength? No not if trail is reduced and rig is set up well.
Special training? Never against...
Forum: Hacks 05-26-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ...

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Sidecars are ready to bite you if you are not 150% into the ride? Small weekends ....etc etc?

The readers here may want to know what sidecar...
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By claude
Glad to see you are doing well with your outfit....

Glad to see you are doing well with your outfit. Have fun and be safe :D
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Glad you are having Fun my friend! I gotta say...

Glad you are having Fun my friend! I gotta say something here and hope It comes out right. If anyone has an adventure type outfit and or any outfit for that matter be sure to take it easy and...
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
I left out the part about the Can Am... ...

I left out the part about the Can Am...
MeanMoe wrote:
We currently have a Kawasaki Concour (1000cc)/Hannigan rig .... The sidecar rig is set up well (neutral steering and I finally fixed the...
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 919
Views: 106,639
Posted By claude
Good one!!! :rofl:clap

Good one!!! :rofl:clap
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 919
Views: 106,639
Posted By claude
More than one here is Diagonally parked in a...

More than one here is Diagonally parked in a parallel universe I think.:rofl
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Agree. Also a much more simple arrangement. No...

Agree. Also a much more simple arrangement. No differential, minimal body work, etc.etc. We have thought about doing a reverse trike in kit form for specific bikes. It is doable .
Nothing wrong...
Forum: Hacks 05-24-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
No not Roger T. ... Roger Symington. Roger you...

No not Roger T. ... Roger Symington. Roger you here ? LOL.
Forum: Hacks 05-24-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Roger had to slow down so the solo filming this...

Roger had to slow down so the solo filming this could keep up. Also notice he is not hanging off and doing 10/10's stuff and has no active passenger.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrcPmuR3zFI
Forum: Hacks 05-24-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
Just a note here. Not meaning to be critical but...

Just a note here. Not meaning to be critical but a can am can indeed be flipped over if pushed hard enough. Yes, no doubt they are much more stable in a turn than a 'two in the rear' trike but they...
Forum: Hacks 05-24-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By claude
We do trikes and sidecars. Spirited riding? With...

We do trikes and sidecars. Spirited riding? With a well built and balanced sidecar outfit there is no comparison if pushing the envelope. Sidecar hands down!
Dragon? Sidecar!
Not talking a total...
Forum: Hacks 05-21-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,181
Posted By claude
Tighten steering head bearings..play with tire...

Tighten steering head bearings..play with tire pressure,,,,
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,181
Posted By claude
By all means do it. Simple....go for it.

By all means do it. Simple....go for it.
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By claude
cool stuff carl...hope we get to see it.

cool stuff carl...hope we get to see it.
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,171
Posted By claude
That story was so cool I am almost glad you...

That story was so cool I am almost glad you didn't have any real oil :D
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By claude
Going down a steep bank is where a sidecar brake...

Going down a steep bank is where a sidecar brake really shines especially if loaded and wanting to maintain a slow speed without the sidecar wanting to get ahead of you.

If you are in a high...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,181
Posted By claude
Agree 100%. Good going :-) Do a little at a time...

Agree 100%. Good going :-) Do a little at a time and somehow magically thing swill begin to fall into place and become natural. Then always dfrom time to time try to expand your skill envelope. We...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,171
Posted By claude
Good info! Extra fuel in any form is a good...

Good info! Extra fuel in any form is a good thing. Heck even riding her ein northern pa on a sunday after noon...ya plan to go from point 'a' to point ' b' and are not sure about fuel avaibility....
Forum: Hacks 05-19-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,181
Posted By claude
I think from what we have seen posted here does...

I think from what we have seen posted here does state ,like I said, this is not uncommon.

Yes,proportioning valves are an option.

Read ANY discussion about sidecar brakes and the posts will...
Forum: Hacks 05-19-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,171
Posted By claude
We won't talk about the exterior clear fuel line...

We won't talk about the exterior clear fuel line gauge or the fuel dipstick gauges...too rude and crude LOL.
Forum: Hacks 05-19-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,171
Posted By claude
http://www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/deputate/waterops/r...

http://www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/deputate/waterops/redesign/calculators/volcalchtm.htm
Forum: Hacks 05-18-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,181
Posted By claude
This is not uncommon. You can add a proportioning...

This is not uncommon. You can add a proportioning valve if you wish. Go to speedway motors or summit racing. However using both brakes is thee best policy. You can practice steering using front brake...
Forum: Hacks 05-18-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 919
Views: 106,639
Posted By claude
Everything happens for a reason, but sometimes...

Everything happens for a reason, but sometimes the reason is you're stupid and make bad decisions

If the reason for being stupid was to recognize 'stupid' then it happened for a good reason. Some...
Forum: Hacks 05-17-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,171
Posted By claude
We did a similar setup on Jack Hetrick's double...

We did a similar setup on Jack Hetrick's double wide endure type sidecar on his V Strom...no brainer. It is basically a gas station carried along ... we used a ten gallon tank though.
Forum: Hacks 05-16-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,747
Posted By claude
Excellent report with great pics and very cool ...

Excellent report with great pics and very cool looking outfit! There are some super sidecar folks in Ga. Check out the Georgia sidecar club.
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Amen! :clap

Amen!
:clap
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Well Said Bob!! Hey give me a call.

Well Said Bob!! Hey give me a call.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,294
Posted By claude
Thinking of heading up there....do ya camp...

Thinking of heading up there....do ya camp anywhere ?
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Darn I actually feel bad I didn't mention L&M...

Darn I actually feel bad I didn't mention L&M earlier. Merle Wolfe....now he is a character but quite a craftsman! Used to stop in there a lot when I worked for Fred Ricupero and was running his...
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Well this last assumption is much better than...

Well this last assumption is much better than your earlier assumption my friend. Nothing wrong with the PNW.... Pete Larson and Brock Smith (and earlier his dad Peter Smith) have maintained an...
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
GOOD OL' INTERNET ..... information Highway....

GOOD OL' INTERNET ..... information Highway. WOW....Just wow. over and out.
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Do you know Pete DB?

Do you know Pete DB?
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
We have used Hawg Halters and have had no issues...

We have used Hawg Halters and have had no issues with them. Just saying.
If anyone is shopping for trees it is VERY IMPORTANT to tell the manufaturer that it is for sidecar use!! There are some...
Forum: Hacks 05-14-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,109
Posted By claude
Pete builds sidecar for a few specific Harleys....

Pete builds sidecar for a few specific Harleys. He does not sell parts and pieces to be put on other stuff. Guess that is his right. He has done well with the business and makes probably one of the...
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