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Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
The sites been off line for nearly 2 days...not...

The sites been off line for nearly 2 days...not sure what's up:huh
Forum: Old's Cool 10-07-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,533
Posted By CDNbiker
Haha, that took me a while to find after you...

Haha, that took me a while to find after you posted that...kinda like a where's Waldo thing. My eyes are hurting from that search though and everything now looks like a green tractor...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-06-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,533
Posted By CDNbiker
Puke Those John Deere bikes would look better with...

Those John Deere bikes would look better with some sort of farm implement attached to them...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I have yet to see one anywhere except at a dealer...

I have yet to see one anywhere except at a dealer or a bike show. A rare bird indeed...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-27-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3,450
Views: 1,364,638
Posted By CDNbiker
Poor mans BRP Spyder?

Poor mans BRP Spyder?
Forum: Hacks 07-19-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6,743
Views: 2,527,239
Posted By CDNbiker
Ural

I was seriously considering the purchase of a Ural sidecar rig but after Putin murdered one of my fellow citizens as well as 297 other innocent people I just can't do it. Too bad that politics has...
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,712
Posted By CDNbiker
I've done that trip by car several times. It's on...

I've done that trip by car several times. It's on my bucket list to do on my TU.
Forum: Thumpers 10-08-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Haha me too. I brought my 09 in from the US...

Haha me too. I brought my 09 in from the US before they even starting importing them here. The thing gets such amazing gas mileage I really haven't paid much attention...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-06-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3,450
Views: 1,364,638
Posted By CDNbiker
Ya never know when you might need a shotgun while...

Ya never know when you might need a shotgun while going to get milk...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,427
Posted By CDNbiker
Subscribed. I'd love to a trip like this too....

Subscribed. I'd love to a trip like this too. But, like Brett, spouse, house, kids, and a new puppy named Harley seem to get in my way. That and a crappy back...
Forum: Hacks 06-02-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6,743
Views: 2,527,239
Posted By CDNbiker
Apparently quite well. It's not going to break...

Apparently quite well. It's not going to break any speed records but for around town use its perfect. More info and pics here http://www.tu250riders.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2668
Forum: Hacks 06-02-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6,743
Views: 2,527,239
Posted By CDNbiker
TU250X with Sidecar

Not mine, but this is owned by one of the TU250 Rider members. I think it's the first time Ive seen a TU with a chair....
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
TU with Sidecar

This was posted on the TU250 riders site. A TU with a sidecar. Now you know what the stock 15T sprocket is for....
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Quick ride with my new muffler

Here is a quick test ride of my TU with a 1960's Triumph muffler. I'm up to rev 4 on the software MAP, got rid of most of the pops and farts the bike likes to make with an open pipe. You will hear...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Been there, done that. I had to sell my pride and...

Been there, done that. I had to sell my pride and joy 15 years ago when I went through a divorce. It was a 1952 military Jeep from the Korean War. I'll never forget the day I sold it and handed the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I posted this over on the TU site, but for those...

I posted this over on the TU site, but for those over here this is my TU250 with a mid 1960's Triumph muffler. I had to put a baffle in it to quiet it down a little....
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I like the silver 2013's, not as "fast" as the...

I like the silver 2013's, not as "fast" as the red 09's, but faster than the greys:D
Forum: Old's Cool 04-07-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2,766
Views: 1,395,363
Posted By CDNbiker
Well they would sell at least 2. Until then, I'll...

Well they would sell at least 2. Until then, I'll keep my Suzuki TU250 which has the "look", modern brakes, FI, and rock solid reliability. What is does not have though is 50 HP. (More like 20 lol)....
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Looking good there Tom. :clap I love the TU in...

Looking good there Tom. :clap I love the TU in black, even though if I painted my fast red one it would slow it down. Maybe British Racing Green??
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
And you forgot to add that despite its low cost,...

And you forgot to add that despite its low cost, the TU can draw a crowd as well as any bike costing 4 x as much with skull heads and chrome. Most people assume its a restored late 60's or early 70's...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I just put a link to this over in the TU 250...

I just put a link to this over in the TU 250 Riders forum too. That's a great deal for someone looking for a fast red one!
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-02-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 34,655
Posted By CDNbiker
Cool project. I've got a YL1 I'm giving a mild...

Cool project. I've got a YL1 I'm giving a mild cafe treatment but the project has stalled with the crappy winter weather. Love these little Yamahas. Looking forward to seeing how yours turns out.
Forum: Old's Cool 01-30-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,533
Posted By CDNbiker
I've seen these things at bike shows and always...

I've seen these things at bike shows and always wondered "what demographic is this company's marketing department aiming at?" Now I know - people who have Napoleonic Syndrome AND money to burn. But...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
You Texans are making me jealous. I'm looking...

You Texans are making me jealous. I'm looking outside at a foot of snow, with a freezing rain topping. Just perfect for a motorcycle ride. There is nothing to do here this time of year...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Welcome back. 70's not old. It's just a 20 year...

Welcome back. 70's not old. It's just a 20 year old with 50 years riding experiance.
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 1,185
Views: 497,774
Posted By CDNbiker
Glad you guys are doing well; yeah it really must...

Glad you guys are doing well; yeah it really must suck having to return to the working world after such an amazing trip. All the best and thanks for the update!
Forum: Equipment 12-15-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 300,036
Posted By CDNbiker
Nice Job! I have not seen those plumbing stoppers...

Nice Job! I have not seen those plumbing stoppers before - that's a perfect solution.:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 11-27-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,533
Posted By CDNbiker
I like that seat too. I've been trying to figure...

I like that seat too. I've been trying to figure out what to do with the seat on my 66 YL1 rebuild. I think I now have the answer.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-09-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8,252
Views: 3,281,255
Posted By CDNbiker
Now that would be a nice "Storage Wars" find if...

Now that would be a nice "Storage Wars" find if your buddy happened to forget to pay the storage fee lol...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
My son and his wife are going there to teach...

My son and his wife are going there to teach English next year. I'm going to have to give him a shopping list...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I think all the "Down Under" bikes have the...

I think all the "Down Under" bikes have the square taillight. The bracket looks the same though. Maybe we can trade round for square...
Since its already Monday there can one of you Aussies please...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
You will "get er done" in no time I'm sure. I...

You will "get er done" in no time I'm sure. I expect most of the damage will be on the top end. Probably some scoring of the piston and cylinder wall. I've been thinking of dragging my YL1 project...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
The honest answer is "I really don't know how...

The honest answer is "I really don't know how much a fork brace actually helps" and of course we live in a time of lawyers having design input on everything from toasters to motorcycles. The TU is a...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
I think the intent of a fork brace (on any bike)...

I think the intent of a fork brace (on any bike) is to keep the front end from "twisting" I found this link (again the pictures are on a Harley but the principle is the same). How hard you ride,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
You might want to consider some sort of front...

You might want to consider some sort of front fork brace - there are ton of them for Harley's of course. I did find these on a Google search. Nicer looking than the stock one but still keeping the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Yeah I forgot this thing has roller bearings....

Yeah I forgot this thing has roller bearings. They can take quite a beating. I have had an old 2 stroke lawnmower for over 30 years because it won't die. It's got roller bearings in it. 5 years ago I...
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
Chaplain - really sorry to hear about the mishap....

Chaplain - really sorry to hear about the mishap. The positive side of this story as you have already eluded to is the motor did not seize while you were doing 70MPH. Like a faithful dog, the TU...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-13-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 330,717
Posted By CDNbiker
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: Thumpers 10-06-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8,772
Views: 1,513,171
Posted By CDNbiker
It's a good price, but I'd have some concerns...

It's a good price, but I'd have some concerns about a bike that's been underwater. But if it was taken apart shortly after it was submerged and didn't sit for too long who knows. But if you are...
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