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Forum: Hacks 08-20-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By SwampFox883R
[QUOTE=DirtyDR;24883742]Out and about playing on...

[QUOTE=DirtyDR;24883742]Out and about playing on the GS rig this last week and weekend, back to work today though....

Looks like a good ride DR. Indeed a beautiful part of the country. Thanks...
Forum: Hacks 08-10-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
From our breakfast ride this weekend - all that's...

From our breakfast ride this weekend - all that's left of the former general mercantile store in Gloster, Louisiana:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5504
Forum: Hacks 08-08-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,945
Posted By SwampFox883R
I don't have enough build/design experience to...

I don't have enough build/design experience to offer any meaningful advice, but take a look here at CleatusJ's scrap wood tub for some ideas: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=954925 ...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,246
Posted By SwampFox883R
What Epy said ^ My KLX250S is rides smooth with...

What Epy said ^ My KLX250S is rides smooth with minimal vibration, but a buddy's CRF250L would be the superior bike with upgraded suspension.
Forum: Hacks 08-02-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
Hope you get the rig back on the road soon. I...

Hope you get the rig back on the road soon. I haven't had an opportunity to see the new body & paint in person.

Today, Hugh & I led some fellows from the local BMW club for a breakfast ride to...
Forum: Hacks 07-27-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,200
Posted By SwampFox883R
If it's metallic orange, I saw that rig a couple...

If it's metallic orange, I saw that rig a couple of years ago. Sure is purty, ain't it?
Forum: Hacks 07-27-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,860
Posted By SwampFox883R
I agree. I ran a 2002 883R with Texas Ranger for...

I agree. I ran a 2002 883R with Texas Ranger for 6 years before selling it last month after acquiring a GS/CSM rig. Sportsters make a better highway rig than a Ural, and make a really nice rig with...
Forum: Hacks 07-16-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3,343
Views: 562,622
Posted By SwampFox883R
:getiton Yep, +1 to what mike said ^.

:getiton Yep, +1 to what mike said ^.
Forum: Hacks 07-16-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 51,455
Posted By SwampFox883R
Uncertain?Rendezvous September 26-28, 2014 Caddo Lake, Texas

The Uncertain?Rendezvous 2014 is scheduled for Friday--Sunday, September 26-28 at the Shady Glade Resort on Caddo Lake in Uncertain, Texas.


The proposed schedule includes Friday Night...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-16-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1,016
Views: 314,772
Posted By SwampFox883R
http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp...

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5371
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-15-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 427,860
Posted By SwampFox883R
While you watch the un-plugged TV under a big-ole...

While you watch the un-plugged TV under a big-ole shade tree.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-14-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 26,606
Posted By SwampFox883R
All that's left in Goldonna Louisiana on the long...

All that's left in Goldonna Louisiana on the long abandoned L&A line - now a rails to trials for ATV's & motorbikes:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5428
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-14-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 83,509
Posted By SwampFox883R
Kepler Lake, Louisiana USA under drawn-down in an...

Kepler Lake, Louisiana USA under drawn-down in an attempt to help control the spread of salvinia:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5429
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-14-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 903
Views: 156,324
Posted By SwampFox883R
Goldonna, Louisiana USA: ...

Goldonna, Louisiana USA:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5427
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-14-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 427,860
Posted By SwampFox883R
Roadside "rest" area in Bienville Parish,...

Roadside "rest" area in Bienville Parish, Louisiana USA:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5430
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-14-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,375
Posted By SwampFox883R
East Texas: ...

East Texas:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5421
Forum: Hacks 07-14-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,006
Posted By SwampFox883R
Sad the trip is finished, but we're sure glad you...

Sad the trip is finished, but we're sure glad you had the opportunity for such a great ride - without drama. Hope you took lots of pics to post when you get back home.
Forum: Hacks 07-13-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,029
Posted By SwampFox883R
Wanley, for local daily riding I second the...

Wanley, for local daily riding I second the suggestion for a smaller rig. My former Sportster/Texas Ranger rig was similar size to the Bonneville rigs and was great for local day rides as well as...
Forum: Hacks 07-13-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
Yes, very nice indeed.

Yes, very nice indeed.
Forum: Hacks 07-12-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp...

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5428
Forum: Hacks 07-01-2014, 02:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,492
Posted By SwampFox883R
Yes, a Sportster can make a great combination. ...

Yes, a Sportster can make a great combination. Adding a 5-degree "raked" triple tree to the outfit really civilizes it's road manners - not only was my former rig easier to steer, but the tree also...
Forum: Hacks 06-29-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,361
Posted By SwampFox883R
Sure sorry for accident. Hope Kip & Don heal up...

Sure sorry for accident. Hope Kip & Don heal up soon, the rigs are repaired and there are better stories to tell & pics to show.
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,147
Posted By SwampFox883R
Looks like a good place to start. Yep,...

Looks like a good place to start.



Yep, sure is ... looking fwd to the build. http://www.twtex.com/forums/images/smilies/coffee.gif
Forum: Road warriors 06-24-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 43,427
Posted By SwampFox883R
Another option: ...

Another option: http://www.clearviewshields.com/motorcycle-windshield/bmw/r850r/
Forum: Hacks 06-22-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
I took Maddie for a ride around the neighborhood...

I took Maddie for a ride around the neighborhood yesterday morning before installing the passenger seat for delivery to Paula:
http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5396

In...
Forum: Hacks 06-22-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
:eek1 Nah, just a little. Yesterday we sold...

:eek1 Nah, just a little.

Yesterday we sold our XL883R/Ranger rig to new sidecarist Paulaau over in DFW. I hear that both she & her Dad TxArt survived the first ride around the block (she does...
Forum: Hacks 06-21-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3,343
Views: 562,622
Posted By SwampFox883R
GLWS Andy. Sure sorry for the reasons behind tho.

GLWS Andy. Sure sorry for the reasons behind tho.
Forum: Hacks 06-20-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
Bon voyage. Here's to safe and trouble free...

Bon voyage. Here's to safe and trouble free travels. ...
Forum: Hacks 06-14-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1,152
Views: 302,468
Posted By SwampFox883R
Ebayru,will the Cozy top fit your Inder -...

Ebayru,will the Cozy top fit your Inder - http://www.cyclesidecar.com/accessories/index.html ?
http://www.cyclesidecar.com/images/content/rainhood_side.jpg

VLAD made a cargo tub using an oval...
Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4,561
Views: 821,195
Posted By SwampFox883R
http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp...

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5369
Forum: Hacks 06-11-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,044
Posted By SwampFox883R
I've forgotten the details of the...

I've forgotten the details of the make/model/history, but the rig this father/son team rode down at the East Texas Sidecar Muster back in 2013 was right in it's element on the dirt/gravel roads in...
Forum: Hacks 06-09-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,152
Views: 302,468
Posted By SwampFox883R
Ode to Corkie Joe 2009-2014

While we were attending the New Mexico Invasion of the Texas Ural Riders Division of the Soviet Steeds (the T.U.R.D.'s) sidecar gathering in Timberon, New Mexico, our little sidecar ambassador and...
Forum: Hacks 06-02-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,864
Posted By SwampFox883R
From Post #77181 here:...

From Post #77181 here: http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/forums/thread-view.asp?tid=11590&start=51&posts=99

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE FOR 2014 NATIONAL RALLY
June 19 - 22, 2014
Camp Lake Jasper Resort ...
Forum: Hacks 06-02-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 755
Posted By SwampFox883R
+1. After swapping the trees on our Sportster it...

+1. After swapping the trees on our Sportster it is a pleasure to drive, with easy steering and essentially no wobble nor bump steer effect from the sidecar. We successfully added ~1" spacers to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-01-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,972
Posted By SwampFox883R
Ah, apparently a bike from Mash Motors - Chinese...

Ah, apparently a bike from Mash Motors - Chinese manufactured bikes marketed under the Mash brand in France: http://www.mash-motors.fr/motos-125cc-scooters-125.html Good looking bikes, but likely...
Forum: Hacks 05-30-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,339,611
Posted By SwampFox883R
We stopped for a moment of reflection at the...

We stopped for a moment of reflection at the Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery on Memorial Day 2014:

http://www.sidecar.com/mbbs22/photos/get-photo.asp?photoid=5373
Forum: Hacks 05-29-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,864
Posted By SwampFox883R
Not this year. Back in January we set our plans...

Not this year. Back in January we set our plans to best match the staffing of my workplace, and the Spring TURD out in New Mexico better fit the various vacation schedules - then shortly thereafter...
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 7,877
Views: 2,114,620
Posted By SwampFox883R
As my riding style is more "explorer" than...

As my riding style is more "explorer" than "blaster" I've always admired the various AG bikes available in down under. I keep hoping Yamaha will update the AG200 and bring it to the states - maybe...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,972
Posted By SwampFox883R
Excellent starting point. Even better if the...

Excellent starting point. Even better if the replaceable wear items (lights, spark plug, chain, sprockets, etc.) are readily available from multiple sources.

I like the idea of a "scrambler" but...
Forum: Hacks 05-25-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,598
Posted By SwampFox883R
Also note that all but the most aerodynamic rigs...

Also note that all but the most aerodynamic rigs tend to pull right at speeds over 60mph simply due to wind dragging the sidecar down. My little Sportster rig is set up to track straight on a...
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