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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-26-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Who needs a trailer? Wheel chock Included. Used...

Who needs a trailer? Wheel chock Included. Used it to haul a bike from OH recently and this trailer pulls real nice.
Forum: Airheads 03-22-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,904
Posted By Tobz
Bearing races are kind of difficult to remove....

Bearing races are kind of difficult to remove. Not a hard job though. I would definitely replace them before riding it any more.
Forum: Airheads 03-22-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,904
Posted By Tobz
Today the GS received a new clutch, rear main...

Today the GS received a new clutch, rear main seal, and oil pump O-ring.

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Forum: Airheads 03-22-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,633
Posted By Tobz
Very cool story - thanks for sharing!

Very cool story - thanks for sharing!
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By Tobz
Which model? I've been looking at them as well.

Which model? I've been looking at them as well.
Forum: Airheads 01-20-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Tobz
I've had good luck using orange pumice hand...

I've had good luck using orange pumice hand cleaner and a stainless steel wire brush. (Available at welding supply shops) I've tried pine sol, simple green, s100, and lots of others and find pumice...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-12-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Do I hear $650? :deal

Do I hear $650? :deal
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-02-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
FS: 4'x8' heavy duty utility trailer located in...

FS: 4'x8' heavy duty utility trailer located in southern WI. Newish Goodyear radial tires and a new spare. Treated wood sides come off without tools and the floor is treated deck boards. Frame is...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-09-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Sorry, but I never seem to head in that...

Sorry, but I never seem to head in that direction! Bike is in southern WI near Madison.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-09-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Sold

Sold
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-03-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Sold

Sold
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-10-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
Your old bike is running great and racking up...

Your old bike is running great and racking up lots of miles!! It's been a fun project too. This year I went through the heads, replaced the valves & guides, new piston rings, upgraded to a four...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
As tempting as that is, I would prefer a cash...

As tempting as that is, I would prefer a cash sale! :lol3

The poor 200 has only been ridden a couple times since you saw it in the spring... :cry The airhead GS is being ridden nearly every day...
Forum: Airheads 08-14-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,491
Posted By Tobz
My mount is kind of overbuilt as I had 1/4" angle...

My mount is kind of overbuilt as I had 1/4" angle iron left over from when I built new bunk brackets for a boat trailer!:lol3 The piece of aluminium I sandwich mounted the coil with was scrap that...
Forum: Airheads 08-14-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tobz
Some Guzzi are like an airhead in that they don't...

Some Guzzi are like an airhead in that they don't use valve seals, so proper guide clearance is critical. Maybe try a fresh plug and ride it around without doing any compression braking and see if...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,491
Posted By Tobz
Good point on the caps. I chased an issue with a...

Good point on the caps. I chased an issue with a /6 for some time that turned out to be a fulty metal cap that was almost new. I'm using NGK 5k caps on my points set-up as well but have a Dyna...
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,491
Posted By Tobz
I'm using a 3 ohm Harley coil with points in a...

I'm using a 3 ohm Harley coil with points in a can and it has been working great.

http://i699.photobucket.com/albums/vv354/tobzz/20140813_214042_zpsnoef1kkq.jpg
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,551
Posted By Tobz
Wirespokes is a gentleman and a speedo scholar! ...

Wirespokes is a gentleman and a speedo scholar!

Would highly recommend his work to anyone.
Forum: Airheads 08-13-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tobz
Try checking the positioning the plug to see if...

Try checking the positioning the plug to see if the oil mark is on the intake or exhaust side. My 89 GS did the same thing on the intake side of the right cylinder. First thing I tried was moving the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-20-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
The only marking on it is class III only. It...

The only marking on it is class III only. It looks so over built the only restriction is probably hitch tongue weight capasity. Using a one ton truck I've had a full size Beemer GS on with no...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-20-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
FS: Super heavy duty receiver hitch bike hauler...

FS: Super heavy duty receiver hitch bike hauler is sold.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-20-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4,710
Views: 784,850
Posted By Tobz
FS: Fridge I removed from a boat. Perfect for...

FS: Fridge I removed from a boat. Perfect for keeping beer cold in your trailer or toy hauler. Dual power AC and 12v DC. Works good and in nice shape. Fits a cutout 18" wide and 20" tall. $125 obo or...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-24-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,703
Posted By Tobz
I used the EBC FA407 in Kevlar and have been...

I used the EBC FA407 in Kevlar and have been pleased. The HH may have more bite but would also wear the rotor more.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-17-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 88,480
Posted By Tobz
New : ...

New :

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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-17-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 88,480
Posted By Tobz
Old: ...

Old:

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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-30-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3,570
Views: 203,854
Posted By Tobz
I hate thieves... No feedback to offer on...

I hate thieves...

No feedback to offer on the new model or leads on the looser the swiped your lid, but If you wear a medium I have a white FX-39 you can have for free. It's only been used for a...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-04-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 88,480
Posted By Tobz
New: ...

New:

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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-04-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1,485
Views: 88,480
Posted By Tobz
Old: ...

Old:

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Forum: Airheads 04-29-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 16,832
Posted By Tobz
Order placed!

Order placed!
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
I usually wear Alpinestars Afrika Gore-Tex on the...

I usually wear Alpinestars Afrika Gore-Tex on the SMT. Comfy enough to hike in and armored. Have other waterproof boots that don't breath and they're miserable in even slightly warm weather. I would...
Forum: Airheads 04-16-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,405
Posted By Tobz
I probably wouldn't have thought of sanding the...

I probably wouldn't have thought of sanding the housings since they looked fine, but at the same time I was also working on some non-airhead gasket surfaces that needed dressing. I'm glad I did sand...
Forum: Airheads 04-16-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1,280
Views: 155,606
Posted By Tobz
I've had really great luck with Odyssey over the...

I've had really great luck with Odyssey over the years but had to retire one this spring. It was old though and deserved it. Since my 89 GS has the big tray, I replaced it with a huge harley battery....
Forum: Airheads 04-16-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,405
Posted By Tobz
I do like the sound of their enrichner gaskets. I...

I do like the sound of their enrichner gaskets. I went with stock enrichner gaskets this time since I had some laying arround, but used emery paper and a flat surface to make sure the outer housings...
Forum: Airheads 04-16-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,405
Posted By Tobz
Slightly off topic update: My viton float bowl...

Slightly off topic update: My viton float bowl gaskets recently found a new home in garbage can. Carbs sat dry all winter. After a few spring rides I poped the bowIs off to check float heights and...
Forum: Road warriors 04-10-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
Full covers can be hard on shocks. They produce a...

Full covers can be hard on shocks. They produce a lot of heat under normal use and need air flow for cooling. IMHO Seems like I've seen new shock instructions saying using a cover voids the warranty....
Forum: Road warriors 04-09-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
Would like.to see what you come up with. I've...

Would like.to see what you come up with. I've been thinking about making a shield mounted to the shock kinda like some 1200 GS's have, or some kind of hugger.
Forum: Road warriors 04-09-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
I'm running the Maier fender extender for an Adv...

I'm running the Maier fender extender for an Adv but it not much less cash then the other options. I also didn't like the fasteners that came with it so I used acrylic two sided adhesive on the sides...
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
Looked at your pics again, and maybe I'm just...

Looked at your pics again, and maybe I'm just running the bag further back on the tank. Either way, the cap is not hard to get to. I tried Nelson Rigg bag first but didn't like the fit due to the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
It must be a different bag then. I dont know the...

It must be a different bag then. I dont know the part number but I ordered it last spring. My base is cut out and has full cap access without touching the straps. This is a bad pic but all I have...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 424,419
Posted By Tobz
Yeah, I think that's the one I'm using. The bag...

Yeah, I think that's the one I'm using. The bag zips to a base that is held on with straps. Unzip it half way and flip the bag to the side for fuel. The base is shaped for cap access, and I used...
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