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Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-19-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
Don, I won't pretend to understand the...

Don,

I won't pretend to understand the science behind the tilt. I learned the angle by trial and error.

I started out with the angle the other way, I just copied the headtube angle of the...
Forum: Vendors 03-14-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Yep, still alive and kicking! The trailer...

Yep, still alive and kicking!

The trailer comes in two sizes. One accepts a box up to 24" long the other accepts a box up to 31" long. Like mentioned above, weight is the issue. Keep the load...
Forum: Vendors 02-25-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Greatest thing since sliced bread??? I doubt...

Greatest thing since sliced bread??? I doubt it... But, definitely a very useful tool.

There are over 50 of them out in the world now, I've had two fail, both I fixed and are back on the trail.
...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 02-18-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
I love checking into this thread every so often,...

I love checking into this thread every so often, so many creative ideas. Nice work Haul Ass!

Does the dampening on your shock work properly laid down like this? Can't tell what kind of shock you...
Forum: Vendors 09-23-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Ha Ha, yep still alive and kickin! I do not...

Ha Ha, yep still alive and kickin!

I do not know the exact springrate of the shock spring. It's an aftermarket shock for the little 50cc pitbikes. I designed the swingarm around the shock, rather...
Forum: Vendors 09-12-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
It sounds like your wheel has become "un-true" or...

It sounds like your wheel has become "un-true" or it has at least shifted to one side. If you tighten the spokes on the side with too much gap, you can pull the tire away from the swingarm on the...
Forum: Vendors 09-07-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Wow! You get the award for the first catastrophic...

Wow! You get the award for the first catastrophic failure!!

How much weight did you have in it? Under what circumstances did it break?

Will you please email me a few close up pics of the...
Forum: Vendors 09-04-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Not yet, does it have a hollow rear axle??

Not yet, does it have a hollow rear axle??
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 171,957
Posted By MrBracket
The wheel size is a good trade off. My 570 was...

The wheel size is a good trade off. My 570 was the FS model, supermoto with wide 17" wheels. Super fun on the pavement, not so great in the rough stuff. The 19" front is still very good on the...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-04-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
Nice work r80rt! You mentioned cutting the...

Nice work r80rt!

You mentioned cutting the front at 45deg, that would be a great solution to being low to the ground. That or add some rounded "skis" in the front like a snow sled might have. Just...
Forum: Vendors 08-22-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
I've shipped almost ten trailers up to Canada,...

I've shipped almost ten trailers up to Canada, but I haven't gotten any feedback about registering them, sorry. Hopefully one of the guys up there will offer up some info here.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-22-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
Marguyo, I like your trailer and your bike!...

Marguyo,

I like your trailer and your bike! Nice work!

I played around with the angle of the hitch pivot quite a bit when building my first couple trailers.
...
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Had a fun weekend with the trailer! ...

Had a fun weekend with the trailer!

http://www.moto-mule.com/ds-rides/astoria-trip01.jpg

http://www.moto-mule.com/ds-rides/astoria-trip02.jpg
...
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2013, 09:51 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Haven't tried that yet, I built that to haul dry...

Haven't tried that yet, I built that to haul dry bags.. I'll test and see.
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Some have had them inspected and licensed. Some...

Some have had them inspected and licensed. Some states require a safety chain be added. You have to license them as a home built trailer, one state required that the moto-mule stickers even be...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 171,957
Posted By MrBracket
Adventure with my berg!

Here are a few pics from my last weekend. I ride a 2011 Husaberg FS570 with adventure wheels (19" front, 17" rear)

http://www.moto-mule.com/ds-rides/astoria-trip01.jpg
...
Forum: Vendors 08-15-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Some new work done on the dual sport trailer.... ...

Some new work done on the dual sport trailer....

http://www.moto-mule.com/drybagcage1.jpg

http://www.moto-mule.com/drybagcage2.jpg

RotopaX toolbox, 2gal RotopaX water jug, 2gal RotopaX fuel...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-01-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 49,997
Posted By MrBracket
Wow! you got more than just the engine... What a...

Wow! you got more than just the engine... What a great package, may I ask how much you had to pay for that? If I remember correctly you got it on eBay right??

This is gonna be a great build, I...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-31-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
My 2cents (whether or not it's worth that...

My 2cents (whether or not it's worth that much???), there are pro's and con's to each hitching setup. You are pulling a trailer, where do you want your compromise?

Hitching to the axle/swingarm...
Forum: Vendors 07-30-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
FYI, I turned the order page back on on the...

FYI, I turned the order page back on on the website. I'll leave it on for a while until the new shop is done and ready to move into..

Thanks,
Mike
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-25-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 49,997
Posted By MrBracket
4play, I hope you don't mind but I love this...

4play, I hope you don't mind but I love this quote so much I'm gonna have to add it to my sig line!!! LMAO!

tonymorr, I see you are a Husaberg fan too! In looking at your bike stable, I think you...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-24-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 49,997
Posted By MrBracket
A good twin (like this one) is very smooth, much...

A good twin (like this one) is very smooth, much easier to ride long distances than a big single (or small single for that matter...)

This is a unique build because it's a small twin, we haven't...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 07-24-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 49,997
Posted By MrBracket
Subscribed! This is an engine that I think would...

Subscribed! This is an engine that I think would make a great super light Adventure Bike!!

Are you thinking more dual sport, with 18 rear and 21 front?

Or are you thinking something more like...
Forum: Vendors 07-16-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Hey everyone, I posted up an update on my...

Hey everyone, I posted up an update on my facebook page. The shop I'm moving into isn't quite ready yet, so I have time to build one or two more trailers before moving. Send me an email if you'd...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-09-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,731
Posted By MrBracket
Of course you are...... always working on cool...

Of course you are...... always working on cool projects :evil
Forum: Vendors 05-10-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Check out the moto-mule shipping out today!

I didn't want to do one in white, but it actually looks pretty good. I'm just afraid it won't look good for very long.... This customer was very sure he wanted white!!!
...
Forum: Vendors 05-08-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
I don't have any experience with the Sherpa yet....

I don't have any experience with the Sherpa yet. Do they have a hollow rear axle?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-08-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 27,541
Posted By MrBracket
Exciting! I'm watching this thread for sure!!!

Exciting! I'm watching this thread for sure!!!
Forum: Vendors 02-08-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
I might be able to make one for the F650GS. Can...

I might be able to make one for the F650GS. Can you give me some information on it's rear axle? I'd need to know the overall length of the rear axle. Also, need to know if a 5/16" or 3/8" rod can...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-01-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12,259
Views: 675,416
Posted By MrBracket
What was your route???

What was your route???
Forum: Vendors 01-31-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Hi, here is a pic of a moto-mule behind a 2009...

Hi, here is a pic of a moto-mule behind a 2009 KLX250
http://www.moto-mule.com/cust-valerie-01.jpg
She made her own custom flat bed deck for the trailer.

Shipping to Australia is about $219 US.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-28-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12,259
Views: 675,416
Posted By MrBracket
The portland guys are starting rumors of an alley...

The portland guys are starting rumors of an alley sweeper..... http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=856747

What are the chances another one might happen around here?????
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-28-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 16,693
Posted By MrBracket
Tdub's make most excellent alley sweepers! Nice...

Tdub's make most excellent alley sweepers! Nice shot!! I'm in!
Forum: Some Assembly Required 01-28-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 317,518
Posted By MrBracket
Who's makin good use of the cold weather to build...

Who's makin good use of the cold weather to build new trailers??? :evil

Check out what I've done to the Moto-Mule trailers.....

http://www.moto-mule.com/2013-trlr-03.jpg

See more here:...
Forum: Vendors 01-28-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
Got three new trailers shipping later this...

Got three new trailers shipping later this week!!!

Here’s what’s new at Moto-Mule for 2013:
Cargo area has been lengthened by 2-1/2” to aid in fitting larger boxes like the Pelican Cases.
The...
Forum: Vendors 01-22-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,977
Posted By MrBracket
When do you think the weather will allow the...

When do you think the weather will allow the first tour this year??
Forum: Vendors 01-21-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,977
Posted By MrBracket
Jeff, I want in please! I played around up...

Jeff, I want in please!

I played around up on those old wagon roads this past summer and loved it. I would love to join in on your tours! I'll check out your links for dates and such.

This...
Forum: Vendors 01-20-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 164,390
Posted By MrBracket
bee-rad, your set up looks great! Great to see....

bee-rad, your set up looks great! Great to see. Glad to see it's getting so much use!

What model pelican case is that?
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4,562
Views: 1,094,221
Posted By MrBracket
Tired of workin so much... Cabin Fever set in and...

Tired of workin so much... Cabin Fever set in and I needed to take a ride!

http://www.moto-mule.com/tw200-121.jpg

http://www.moto-mule.com/tw200-122.jpg

The snow was too deep to make it...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-05-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12,259
Views: 675,416
Posted By MrBracket
Tried to reach the summit of the Coburgs on the...

Tried to reach the summit of the Coburgs on the little Tdub today.... Wasn't sucessful.... But it was fun!

http://www.moto-mule.com/tw200-121.jpg

http://www.moto-mule.com/tw200-122.jpg
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