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Forum: Old's Cool 11-24-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Season ended with a two day event on Oct 4 and 5....

Season ended with a two day event on Oct 4 and 5.
I finished 1st on Saturday and 2nd on Sunday.
Just a couple shots from that weekend.
Now, to build a 540 motor for next season.....

Heat race...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 5,681
Views: 325,112
Posted By Valleyrider
Sad news about Jay... regarding the Triple T...

Sad news about Jay...
regarding the Triple T flat tire episode, I have a couple pictures I'll have to post of Jay from that ride.
RIP Rainier Rider...
Forum: 2 smokers 10-23-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
Deseret Rider, you might want to put this info in...

Deseret Rider, you might want to put this info in "Flea Market" for more views and people interested.
Just a suggestion
Forum: Old's Cool 10-23-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,376
Posted By Valleyrider
Nice project Jeff!!

Nice project Jeff!!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-21-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Well, a little premature on the points standing....

Well, a little premature on the points standing. Ended up in 4th, 10 points out of third. After missing four races in the season because of the shoulder I still don't feel bad about my points total.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-14-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Not really a fair comparison. 450's are making...

Not really a fair comparison. 450's are making 50+ horsepower and have much better suspension. Then again, at Perris, their really pretty close.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-14-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Travis Petton, Jeff Johnson and the other Bomber...

Travis Petton, Jeff Johnson and the other Bomber riders put on a great show last Friday!
Very impressive riders and their bikes are works of art!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-06-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Back In The Saddle Again!

The shoulder is still FUBAR, but I got out and raced the season end two day event.
Got a first on Saturday and a second on Sunday.
Garnered enough points to finished the season 3rd in points.
...
Forum: Racing 09-25-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 37,027
Posted By Valleyrider
I know that Calistoga hasn't even happened yet, ...

I know that Calistoga hasn't even happened yet,
but it's only two weeks until the season final and last race ever at the Pomona Fairgrounds.


...
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,918
Posted By Valleyrider
YO! Mr. Carts... Top photo "Stock" Radian...

YO! Mr. Carts...

Top photo
"Stock" Radian ( the best I can tell, cause I didn't measure before the mod.)
Swingarm pivot to shock mount 17 1/2"
Swingarm pivot to center of axle slot 19 1/2"
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,918
Posted By Valleyrider
You bet! Probably be tomorrow. I'm out of...

You bet!
Probably be tomorrow.
I'm out of town right now.
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,918
Posted By Valleyrider
I'm using a Yamaha Radian swingarm. The shock...

I'm using a Yamaha Radian swingarm. The shock mounts are pretty far back and should be moved forward but other than that it bolts right up.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-19-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Not so hasty now!! Physical therapy has done...

Not so hasty now!!
Physical therapy has done wonders for the tendons....
Next race Oct 4 and 5th.
Gonna do it!

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3913/14972667168_807a56f11d_c.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 09-19-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,321
Posted By Valleyrider
My Craigslist find.... and a bunch of $$$ later. ...

My Craigslist find.... and a bunch of $$$ later.
1968 DT1 with GYT top end.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1421/5181953857_e196a5d478_z.jpg

Raced once in 2010 at the Spokane Fair...
Forum: Thumpers 09-15-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,918
Posted By Valleyrider
My 1978 that I found on Craigslist for $500.... ...

My 1978 that I found on Craigslist for $500....
Not in this condition though!
I'm into it around $2,500.

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3873/14972517159_96d3f0642d_c.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 09-06-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Well, my season is over.... Tore or strained...

Well, my season is over....
Tore or strained the upper bicep tendons and raced Aug 13 in pain.
There's always next year!

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5592/14972508929_bb9117ab42_c.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 07-24-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
It's been too long since the last race! June 18...

It's been too long since the last race! June 18 was the last time I was out on the track.
Tweaked my back and missed the July 2 race.
Last night, July 23, got rained out... I'm getting even...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-24-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Thanks Vin! More to come....

Thanks Vin!
More to come....
Forum: Old's Cool 06-19-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Back on the track last night. Managed a 5th. ...

Back on the track last night. Managed a 5th.
Tough field with some younger riders.....

Here are a few from the May 31st race.
I did better that day. Got a 3rd.

...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-19-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Thanks Mike! Still feeling the injury, but I...

Thanks Mike!
Still feeling the injury, but I can't just quit!
Forum: Old's Cool 06-11-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Well said... I met Jeff in Jackson WY two...

Well said...
I met Jeff in Jackson WY two years ago when he and my painter buddy Mike Vils teamed up for the Cannon Ball Rally. Neat guy!
Forum: Old's Cool 06-11-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
I'm "Diggin" it too!! Handling is Super!! ...

I'm "Diggin" it too!! Handling is Super!!



I agree... Just looks right doesn't it.
The pipe was saved. My fabricator buddy is a wizard and managed to bang out the flattened portion.


...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-10-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Rewind a little. Over the winter, I rebuilt...

Rewind a little.
Over the winter, I rebuilt the TT after the crash last July.
The de-raked frame got powder coated and I installed a Radian swingarm.
The shock mounts on the swingarm were moved...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-10-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Got the handling down pretty good. Learning to...

Got the handling down pretty good.
Learning to ride a little better.
Next step, more power!

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5557/14322348094_e7be41986f_c.jpg

...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-02-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
I got the frame "As Is". I measured the head...

I got the frame "As Is".
I measured the head angle with tires both on the ground. It is at 23 degrees. Pretty steep, but works real good with the Radian swingarm on the 1/4 mile shorttrack we run...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-01-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Well my photo pasting skills are off.... ...

Well my photo pasting skills are off....
Flickr has change how their code appears and I'm clueless.
Can anybody give me some guidance?
Forum: Old's Cool 06-01-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Hi Mike! Yeah, that's real close. Added info 2.5...

Hi Mike! Yeah, that's real close. Added info 2.5 cutaway slide, 6DH3 needle and I'm running a 35 pilot jet. I'm using a 36mm carb with a Jemco exhaust which is about what you described.

The Bike...
Forum: 2 smokers 04-21-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
That's looking great! Keep the posts comin. ...

That's looking great!
Keep the posts comin.
I want to see where you go with this.
Forum: 2 smokers 04-01-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
What do you mean?? Anything is possible!...

What do you mean?? Anything is possible! Different forks and a 19" front wheel to start with.
It gets easier from the point you're at!!
I have a none titled frame if you want to cut on one for...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-24-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
sounds like you have the experience to do this...

sounds like you have the experience to do this Justin. main thing is that you want about seven degrees positive swingarm angle.you mentioned that you had some experience with a TT500. just apply all...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-20-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
I think you're on the right track lowering the...

I think you're on the right track lowering the frame 2 inches will lower the center of gravity. what you want is a swingarm angle positive about 7 to 10 degrees. The steering head pulled back will...
Forum: 2 smokers 03-20-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
YES! Also consider deraking the steering head. I...

YES! Also consider deraking the steering head. I have a frame for rebuilding my crashed TT500 that the steering head is pulled back to 23 degrees. It may be a little steep for but it will handle a...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-19-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 63,246
Posted By Valleyrider
Historian,I will pass you contact information on...

Historian,I will pass you contact information on to Ken.
Forum: 2 smokers 01-02-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
Getting my Grandson out on the track with the...

Getting my Grandson out on the track with the PW50 I bought him for Christmas!

PHUCKIN Flickr changed things so you can't cut and paste photos!
...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-28-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,729
Posted By Valleyrider
that pipe looks awesome Dan! !

that pipe looks awesome Dan! !
Forum: 2 smokers 12-24-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 68,142
Posted By Valleyrider
Great memories!! Wish I had a DT1 in 1968. I rode...

Great memories!! Wish I had a DT1 in 1968. I rode a 1969 Suzuki TS250 back then. Not anything close to what the DT1 was.
Merry Christmas!!!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-18-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5,681
Views: 325,112
Posted By Valleyrider
good movie great venue good seeing everyone there

good movie great venue good seeing everyone there
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-12-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5,681
Views: 325,112
Posted By Valleyrider
I guess I missed all the threads.... See you...

I guess I missed all the threads....
See you Tuesday!! Thanks for doing this!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-12-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5,681
Views: 325,112
Posted By Valleyrider
The only reason I had any knowledge of the...

The only reason I had any knowledge of the showing was a post on FB three days before the event.... Word of mouth didn't generate enough interest. Wonder what kind of interest they could have drummed...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5,681
Views: 325,112
Posted By Valleyrider
you had to register on Tugg.com to get a voucher...

you had to register on Tugg.com to get a voucher that would let you in the theater. If they didn't sell the movie out, which is what happened, they would cancel the showing. Look them up on Facebook...
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