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Forum: Hacks 07-03-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,881
Posted By smelick
Talking I have a 160 cc Vespa with a Cozy - it has 8 bhp....

I have a 160 cc Vespa with a Cozy - it has 8 bhp. It will tug @ 50, 55 downhill. Go for it and don't listen to the naysayers, you'll have a ball.
Forum: Ride reports 03-24-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,428
Posted By smelick
I'm very interested in your story, I will be...

I'm very interested in your story, I will be embarking on a ride next year in this very same location. Our group will be riding on Enfields - they are Brits (except for myself). Good stuff so far.
...
Forum: Hacks 03-02-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,293
Posted By smelick
found it!

Ok, after trying the needle tip fitting and then grinding the needle tip down without any success, I figured I'd try the mini grease gun from Harbor Freight. The fitting on that was too big as well,...
Forum: Hacks 11-27-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,928
Posted By smelick
Looks like the Russian reference...

Looks like the Russian reference (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamal_(icebreaker)) and humor has gone way over of the heads of many here.
...
Forum: Hacks 09-10-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,728
Posted By smelick
Comes to mind. ...

Comes to mind.

http://www.imcdb.org/i078280.jpg

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 09-08-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By smelick
Royal Enfield and a Cozy make a very reliable...

Royal Enfield and a Cozy make a very reliable pair. The Cozy is a lightweight sidecar designed for a small displacement motorcycle/scooter.

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 09-02-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,089
Posted By smelick
The GS 150 was made for a scooter. I believe the...

The GS 150 was made for a scooter. I believe the Cozy company bought the rights to make these sidecars to the present. The 200 was light weight sidecar and was made in India as a licensed copy of the...
Forum: Hacks 07-11-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 413,800
Posted By smelick
My brakes haven't failed, sorry to hear yours...

My brakes haven't failed, sorry to hear yours did.

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 06-13-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,336
Posted By smelick
Post up some pictures of the Ruckus! -Scott

Post up some pictures of the Ruckus!

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 06-12-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By smelick
UDF vs UDF

Best experience today - ever had a UDF with another Ural? Planned meetings not qualify. :deal

Bumped into a local fellow that just purchased a Ural. Come to find out that this was the same guy...
Forum: Hacks 06-04-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 413,800
Posted By smelick
Gouging? Really? Who is gouging you on gas...

Gouging? Really? Who is gouging you on gas prices? I'm sorry but OPEC disbanded in 2005 (their effort to control pricing) because they could no longer do so. I'm sure you can cite some current...
Forum: Hacks 06-04-2012, 06:39 AM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 302,117
Posted By smelick
Rescued by a sidecar

Last year my wife was attempting to adopt a German Shepherd. Many dead ends when dealing with many adoption agencies. We then inquired about a beautiful girl named Bella who was rescued the day...
Forum: Hacks 06-01-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 413,800
Posted By smelick
And what did you pay for gas these days? What did...

And what did you pay for gas these days? What did it cost when those Dneprs were filled up? Funny, I'm not getting 40 times better gas, are you?

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 05-31-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 413,800
Posted By smelick
How strange, I'm American and I still feel the...

How strange, I'm American and I still feel the same way about American motorcycles! (and cars).

We shall laugh at each other then! :lol3

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 05-29-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 413,800
Posted By smelick
I agree with Davide.. There are plenty of "new"...

I agree with Davide.. There are plenty of "new" reputable manufactured motorcycles to date built on 1940's technology. To mention a few.

Genuine Scooters:
http://www.genuinescooters.com/
Made in...
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,238
Posted By smelick
Badum, dum! :evil

Badum, dum! :evil
Forum: Hacks 03-19-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,238
Posted By smelick
Very nice! I hauled a kid skiing yesterday...

Very nice!

I hauled a kid skiing yesterday and another to and from school today!

...
Forum: Hacks 03-19-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,763
Posted By smelick
My rule of thumb: If I am on the freeway and...

My rule of thumb: If I am on the freeway and start passing people, it's too fast :lol3

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 03-09-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,272
Posted By smelick
Have a wife or a dog or a bag of cement? Don't...

Have a wife or a dog or a bag of cement? Don't sell it!

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 03-08-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,492
Posted By smelick
Did someone say sub forum?? ...

Did someone say sub forum??

http://www.subdude.us/sub.jpg

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-22-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,730
Posted By smelick
And we have a winner!! ...

And we have a winner!!

http://www.theadventurists.com/the-jibber/team-xie-xie-are-the-first-ever-adventurists-to-finish-the-pioneers-ice-run

Looks like 3 teams have finished so far.

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-17-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,730
Posted By smelick
Yikes, Not very good PR so far for the Ural. ...

Yikes, Not very good PR so far for the Ural.

http://www.theadventurists.com/the-adventures/ice-run/updates/sms-49441

http://www.theadventurists.com/the-adventures/ice-run/updates/sms-49442
...
Forum: Hacks 02-15-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,289
Posted By smelick
Great stuff! Doug really helped me out with...

Great stuff! Doug really helped me out with content for my website (shameless plug) A real classy guy. Does he ever post here?

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-15-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By smelick
Law of supply and demand. -Scott

Law of supply and demand.

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-15-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,730
Posted By smelick
Oh my, apparently there wasn't any prerequisite...

Oh my, apparently there wasn't any prerequisite for this. :eek1

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,730
Posted By smelick
Well, looks like they left today! ...

Well, looks like they left today!

http://www.theadventurists.com/the-adventures/ice-run/live



-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-11-2012, 04:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,730
Posted By smelick
There is an American team registered from...

There is an American team registered from Chicago!

:lurk

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 02-06-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,338
Posted By smelick
Nice looking rig!!! I run a Vespa GS 160...

Nice looking rig!!!

I run a Vespa GS 160 (yeah 160) with a Cozy - how fast do you need to go? :eek1

My Ural is certainly sound @ highway speeds but then again, I am never in a hurry to get...
Forum: Hacks 02-01-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 19,845
Posted By smelick
I'd say the problem is with your friends not with...

I'd say the problem is with your friends not with your age. Any true motocyclist dosen't give a crap about what you ride nor would a true friend. I can ALLWAYS tell a true motorcyclist (especially...
Forum: Hacks 01-27-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 17,275
Posted By smelick
Brian, Here's an older thread on this topic....

Brian,

Here's an older thread on this topic. Maybe some good ideas in here for you too:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=324824

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 01-25-2012, 08:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,924
Posted By smelick
Glenn, I'm not sure what part of Western Mass you...

Glenn, I'm not sure what part of Western Mass you are from? I am close to Marlboro which is the intersections of 495, Mass pike and 290. - I'm probably not the closest to you but I'd be happy to give...
Forum: Hacks 01-24-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 23,496
Posted By smelick
Here's the front of it. Yikes! ...

Here's the front of it. Yikes!

http://www.windoweb.it/desktop_temi/foto_moto/foto_elefantentreffen_15.jpg


-Scott
Forum: Hacks 01-24-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,757
Posted By smelick
Mr. Cob, This is one of those trips I can only...

Mr. Cob, This is one of those trips I can only dream about. Congratulations for even attempting it! You are a great ambassador for the Ural community and should not be disappointed! Did you race the...
Forum: Hacks 01-24-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,380
Posted By smelick
Спасибо, что поделились эти фотографии вместе с...

Спасибо, что поделились эти фотографии вместе с нами. Пожалуйста, поделитесь больше!

:thumb

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 01-23-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,380
Posted By smelick
Can't wait to hear more! :lurk -Scott

Can't wait to hear more!

:lurk

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 01-22-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,214
Posted By smelick
I added some pictures etc of the Adventure...

I added some pictures etc of the Adventure Package here:
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=758447

And I didn't get the recipe for borscht :cry BUT I did learn that the ONLY way to eat...
Forum: Hacks 01-22-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,515
Posted By smelick
Ural "Adventure Package" From Ural of NE

As mentioned in my other thread (http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=758262) I'd post of pictures of the bike that Ural of New England is customizing. I was talking with Dmitry and this is...
Forum: Hacks 01-22-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,214
Posted By smelick
Ural Party!

Missed you at our party yesterday :1drink 2 guys rode in during the snowstorm - 2 hours for one and about and hour and a half for another. One was heading back with a new bike to PA in the snow...
Forum: Hacks 01-20-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,408
Posted By smelick
That spare isn't very useful now is it? ...

That spare isn't very useful now is it?

:wink:

-Scott
Forum: Hacks 01-17-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,262
Posted By smelick
This is why I also ride a Vespa :) leg shields...

This is why I also ride a Vespa :) leg shields are underrated.

-Scott
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