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Forum: Trials 03-22-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
I'll be there with 3 bikes. Wouldn't miss it! If...

I'll be there with 3 bikes. Wouldn't miss it! If you haven't been there yet, you should go. Three days of Vintage Trials, and Vintage and PV MX and CC on Saturday and Sunday.
Forum: Trials 02-24-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,142
Posted By Gordo83
Hey, Easy does it on the Penton Mudlark. Granted...

Hey, Easy does it on the Penton Mudlark. Granted they made the top ten worst dirt bikes ever built, at number three. But they actually aren't that bad once they are set up properly. I compete with...
Forum: Trials 01-06-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,496
Posted By Gordo83
The 'standard test' written about above for...

The 'standard test' written about above for Novice sections has worked out unbelievably well for the club laser17 is talking about. Actually, so good, they won best Trial of the season in 2013 for...
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Gordo83
You're crazy brewtus. You and your Reflex were...

You're crazy brewtus. You and your Reflex were featured on all the Post Vintage Trials Trophies at last years Unadilla MX Rewind Trials. You're a legend!
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Gordo83
I would like to try and ITSA event some time. I...

I would like to try and ITSA event some time. I have talked to Bob several times about them. Unfortunately there are no events anywhere near me. New York would be the closest to have a class for the...
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Gordo83
Ya, I always get a kick out of the CL and auction...

Ya, I always get a kick out of the CL and auction site ads that say "Rare" when trying to sell their Reflex's. I was thinking close to a million, but maybe thousands is more realistic. They're...
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
Thank you PSchrauber. And Happy New Year to you...

Thank you PSchrauber. And Happy New Year to you too!
Is there any chance you know how much the bike sold for? The link you gave above does not show the price.
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks dmay, I ordered it. Looking forward to...

Thanks dmay, I ordered it. Looking forward to that and the article about Bernie Schreiber.
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks PSchrauber, I found the magazine on...

Thanks PSchrauber,
I found the magazine on line, but can't download the article. Would be interested to know what they thought of the bike.
Forum: Trials 12-31-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
I would be hugging that bike to, if it were...

I would be hugging that bike to, if it were mine!!
If anyone has any information regarding it, I would like to know more about it. Beautiful frame work!
Forum: Trials 12-30-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,496
Posted By Gordo83
That pretty much hits all the important parts. ...

That pretty much hits all the important parts.

10) Pre ride your sections and find out they are too easy; then change them and get bit*#ed at because they were too hard.

11) Pre ride your...
Forum: Trials 11-12-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,962
Posted By Gordo83
When I first got in to Trials I could't get over...

When I first got in to Trials I could't get over logs. I couldn't get over a telephone pole. If the log was bigger than my ground clearance, I would just get hung up.
I spent about an hour with a...
Forum: Trials 11-07-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
The link works. Thanks. When and where did...

The link works. Thanks.
When and where did Hodaka Days, in 2014, take place?
Forum: Trials 11-06-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,244
Posted By Gordo83
Look around where another development is being...

Look around where another development is being built nearby. Be-friend the general contractor or better yet the guy running the excavator. Sooner or later he will dig up a boulder or large rock that...
Forum: Trials 10-16-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,029
Posted By Gordo83
I switched to the Michelins a couple years ago...

I switched to the Michelins a couple years ago and like them. I ride a Vintage bike with steel rims and could not get the air pressure in the Dunlop's under 8 pounds or they would roll off the bead....
Forum: Trials 09-30-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
I think there were 20 riders at Unadilla....

I think there were 20 riders at Unadilla. Unfortunately, ahrma doesn't acknowledge air cooled twin shock bikes with drum brakes built after 1979. At Unadilla there were several TLR's, and other early...
Forum: Trials 09-28-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,741
Posted By Gordo83
Not trying to be a smart a$$, but I think the...

Not trying to be a smart a$$, but I think the heading is the explanation. I think we've, or at least most of us have watched the original a couple hundred times. My kids no the song by heart.
Forum: Trials 09-27-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
To my knowledge, B&J Racing are the only ones in...

To my knowledge, B&J Racing are the only ones in the states building and selling Falcons. At least when I got mine. They can be reached at: 615-789-5956
As I said, I'm very happy with mine.
As far...
Forum: Trials 09-26-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
I like my Falcons. Had Bob Ginder build them for...

I like my Falcons. Had Bob Ginder build them for me. Haven't tried the new Betors, but do know a couple that have bent rods and saw one get stuck once too. I've had the Falcons over a year with...
Forum: Trials 08-28-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
Ormstown is great! For those of you that haven't...

Ormstown is great! For those of you that haven't been, you're missing a great weekend. Trials school on Friday with Mick. Then a seperate trials on Saturday and Sunday. Also, a Hare Scrambles and MX...
Forum: Trials 07-29-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,494
Posted By Gordo83
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=201138143741&ssPageName=ADME:B:SS:US:1123
Forum: Trials 07-15-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,869
Posted By Gordo83
+1 Anyone from here compete?

+1 Anyone from here compete?
Forum: Trials 07-06-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,494
Posted By Gordo83
I think it has more to do with the fun and...

I think it has more to do with the fun and challenge of doing it than the money you could spend on a real one.
If I had the welding skills to do it, I'd like to build a Can Am, but my own, not the...
Forum: Trials 06-27-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,869
Posted By Gordo83
On Saturday night at VMD, they will be showing...

On Saturday night at VMD, they will be showing the new film, 'PENTON The John Penton Story'.
Worth the trip alone!
Forum: Trials 06-07-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 90,224
Posted By Gordo83
I watched that bike for a while on craigs. I have...

I watched that bike for a while on craigs. I have the 350 model. About the only club around that has a class for it is this one. Or just show up at any Trials and ride with the Modern bikes for fun....
Forum: Trials 06-06-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,463
Posted By Gordo83
Yeah, small world. Good pitting next to you too....

Yeah, small world. Good pitting next to you too. See you at CATRA.
Forum: Trials 06-04-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,463
Posted By Gordo83
The ahrma Trials at Unadilla brought in 20...

The ahrma Trials at Unadilla brought in 20 riders. Most were ahrma class bikes. There were no Modern bikes. The added 'Post Vintage Twin Shock' class had around 8 bikes, as 8 trophies were handed...
Forum: Trials 05-28-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,295
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks. great pictures. What is the bike in the...

Thanks. great pictures.
What is the bike in the second picture? Looks like a Wassell with a Hodaka motor.
Also, How many riders were signed up?
So far, I see 10 at Unadilla. I'm hoping more show...
Forum: Trials 05-26-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,463
Posted By Gordo83
Unadilla's coming up fast. And they need...

Unadilla's coming up fast.
And they need checkers. Any help will be appreciated. Spread the word.
Forum: Trials 05-22-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,741
Posted By Gordo83
I'm glad there are several videos available for...

I'm glad there are several videos available for people to watch who might be checking a National or World round. I know I have questions, to the point of not being sure I know enough about what's a...
Forum: Trials 05-19-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 191,042
Posted By Gordo83
Just a reminder. Unadilla's MX Rewind weekend...

Just a reminder.
Unadilla's MX Rewind weekend is coming up fast. There will be an ahrma Trials there this year which includes a non points class for Post 79 Trials bikes with drum brakes, air-cooled...
Forum: Trials 05-16-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By Gordo83
The entire NETA schedule is on the page you...

The entire NETA schedule is on the page you included in your post. Just click on 'EVENTS'. There's a lot more information and photos, as well, on the 'HOME' page.
Forum: Trials 05-14-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,598
Posted By Gordo83
Was thinking of buying a pair of Gaerne's, but...

Was thinking of buying a pair of Gaerne's, but wasn't sure which model.
Is there a difference between the black 'Balance Classic' and the 'Pro-Tech', other than price and color?
Forum: Trials 05-11-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,741
Posted By Gordo83
Sounds to me like you should get back in to the...

Sounds to me like you should get back in to the Trials you enjoyed as a teenager. I have never even ridden a Modern Trials bike. All my bikes have been Vintage. I currently ride a 72 Penton/Wassell...
Forum: Trials 05-08-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,741
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks lowpsi. Don't have a face book account....

Thanks lowpsi. Don't have a face book account. But still should have known what FB was.
Thanks for the videos too!
Forum: Trials 05-07-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,741
Posted By Gordo83
Jeez, hate to sound stupid. I'd like to follow it...

Jeez, hate to sound stupid. I'd like to follow it more but don't know what FB is.
Original post says riders are posting daily on FB.
Forum: Trials 04-17-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 90,224
Posted By Gordo83
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Forum: Trials 04-11-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,687
Posted By Gordo83
I'm running a Dunlop D803 on the TY. The one I...

I'm running a Dunlop D803 on the TY. The one I can go down to 5 pounds with, on my Vintage bike with steel rims, is a Michelin. So if I put a Michelin on the TY do you think I could run 5 pounds?...
Forum: Trials 04-10-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,687
Posted By Gordo83
I have an 85 and love it. The only problem I have...

I have an 85 and love it. The only problem I have is keeping the rear tire from popping off the bead with less than 12 pounds in it. On my true Vintage bike, with steel rims, I can run 5 or 6 pounds...
Forum: Trials 04-10-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 11,032
Posted By Gordo83
One thing's for sure. It will be hard on checkers...

One thing's for sure. It will be hard on checkers to decide quickly whether they saw a slow pause or a stop.
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