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Forum: Hacks Yesterday, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
I thought maybe you were throwing...

I thought maybe you were throwing feces.........:wink: :lol3
Forum: Hacks Yesterday, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Where I live, in order to travel the back country...

Where I live, in order to travel the back country you sometimes have to clear the trail. I also help with clearing the trails each year for the "Black Dog" dual sport rally, over the winter there...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
USABLE, slowest speed on level, firm surface...

USABLE, slowest speed on level, firm surface about 7-10mph. The biggest draw back to doing serious off road work with the Ural is the lack of LOW gearing and there really isn't a practical way of...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Ed, Had a great time when I visited...

Howdy Ed,

Had a great time when I visited you, have to do it again sometime. :evil

These look familiar?...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy crampfan, When I built this rig, it...

Howdy crampfan,

When I built this rig, it was purpose built to be ridden by one person only and mainly for dual sport rally use or just plain FUN in nasty terrain. No provision was made for dog...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Well after three years of being crashed, rolled...

Well after three years of being crashed, rolled over and further modified is has made many of my body parts tingle or bleed but its still running and even more ugly looking.
...
Forum: Hacks 05-20-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Mike, You mean something like this....

Howdy Mike,

You mean something like this. :wink: :evil :deal

Meet the "Predator", I built this rig about three years ago and since then it has been evolving into a very nasty dual sport rig...
Forum: Hacks 05-18-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Ed, I see your still doing nasty stuff...

Howdy Ed,

I see your still doing nasty stuff with out a skid plate, losing mufflers and having FUN. So on your push rod problem, did a part break, did the jam nut come come off or were the...
Forum: Hacks 05-15-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,486
Posted By Mr. Cob
Getting this thread back on track. Howdy...

Getting this thread back on track.

Howdy Josh,

Very nice rig. :clap:clap:clap
Forum: Hacks 05-08-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 20,850
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Dave, My GS was named Gertrude, before...

Howdy Dave,

My GS was named Gertrude, before the hack was installed, I am sure she is going to like this new part and it should raise her spirits along with her front end, which I hope will make...
Forum: Hacks 05-08-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 20,850
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy All, When I rode a Ural for a month in...

Howdy All,

When I rode a Ural for a month in Oz, it was the one wheel drive-left hand sidecar version, rode lots of bull dust and sand but never got into any real mud or two track. I would like...
Forum: Hacks 05-04-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy All, I have to tell you, one of the...

Howdy All,

I have to tell you, one of the greatest experiences of my life was when I rode as monkey in Tarka's Ural whilst in the UK, France and Belgium. It was pretty cool in the UK, however...
Forum: Hacks 05-03-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
[QUOTE=Bar None;26707294] As "I" was...

[QUOTE=Bar None;26707294]

As "I" was mentioned in this post, I will reply.

So far this is the ONLY case of its kind that has happened to my or IMWA's knowledge. I am making an "ASSUMPTION"...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy DesertZuki, What I am going to say is...

Howdy DesertZuki,

What I am going to say is MY OPINION and in plain English so that there is no misunderstanding, if you NEED to drive-ride at a constant 70mph, DO NOT BUY A URAL. I know full...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Tighe, "Go west young man" you'll...

Howdy Tighe,

"Go west young man" you'll never regret it. :deal

I have taken the liberty to forward this post to Ilya, he's been hinting for years that there "might" be a trip to Irbit in my...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Tighe, I just learned from my...

Howdy Tighe,

I just learned from my mistakes, no one had ever taken a Ural to the places I first took them here in the USA so I just figured why not try my luck and see what happened. Many broken...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy DesertZuki, Simple answers to your...

Howdy DesertZuki,

Simple answers to your main questions, ONE the Ural is NOT a freeway flyer, TWO the Ural is NOT a Jeep.

When on a freeway drive in the SLOW lane and let others pass you, yeah...
Forum: Hacks 05-01-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,873
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Dana, Well you have to buy another rig...

Howdy Dana,

Well you have to buy another rig to keep up with me, I am now up to four sidecar rigs, three Ural's and the GS. Looks like a very nice front fork on your new rig be sure to give us a...
Forum: Hacks 04-30-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 20,850
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Claude, I have posted this before,...

Howdy Claude,

I have posted this before, this is what my front fender looks like AFTER the I installed the spacer which was supplied to me by DMC, still not much for clearance as compared to...
Forum: Hacks 04-30-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Bar None, You rang, what can I do for...

Howdy Bar None,

You rang, what can I do for you today?
Forum: Hacks 04-30-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 20,850
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy DRONE, Thanks for posting those...

Howdy DRONE,

Thanks for posting those photos, it clearly shows the MASSIVE difference in fender clearance between the two types of steering mods. Sure wish I had known about this before I spent...
Forum: Hacks 04-15-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,207
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy mallorypaige, As DRONE, said I have...

Howdy mallorypaige,

As DRONE, said I have been doing the Black Dog, for a long time, IT IS NOT A RACE but that is not to say that at times the urge to pass a fellow rider doesn't enter into the...
Forum: Hacks 04-06-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy bcanon, I so envy those who have...

Howdy bcanon,

I so envy those who have photoshop skills, had I such knowledge the world as we know it would never look the same. Have you joined "Soviet Steeds" yet, if not wander over there lots...
Forum: Hacks 04-06-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy bcanon, Your going to fit in quite...

Howdy bcanon,

Your going to fit in quite well with the regular Uralista collective, none of us take ourselves seriously, we are all a bit off, you have to be a bit eccentric to be a true "foil...
Forum: Hacks 04-05-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy bcanon, portlandia is the hipster...

Howdy bcanon,

portlandia is the hipster haven, but the seattle area has it share for sure. The hat, long sideburns, handle bar type mustache and plaid shirt gave you away, not there is anything...
Forum: Hacks 04-05-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy bcanon, My eyes, my eyes, a hipster on...

Howdy bcanon,

My eyes, my eyes, a hipster on a Ural, and the world turns.................:clap
Forum: Hacks 02-22-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Rich, Under the right conditions, like...

Howdy Rich,

Under the right conditions, like mud, snow and sometimes nasty dirt or gravel roads the darn Ural's can really haul the mail, back in 07 maybe 08 if I remember correctly a guy on a KTM...
Forum: Hacks 02-22-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Rich, Thanks for the information. ...

Howdy Rich,

Thanks for the information. Heck yeah lets meet up at this years Black Dog, bring and ride your Ural you'll have a great time with it. See you there.

Dave
Forum: Hacks 02-18-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By Mr. Cob
Again my thanks for the suggestions. :clap

Again my thanks for the suggestions. :clap
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-17-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mr. Cob
Damn Peter, You could buy five KLR's for...

Damn Peter,

You could buy five KLR's for that kinda bread, teefs are over rated anyway. :freaky
Forum: Hacks 02-16-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Claude, Not wanting to get involved...

Howdy Claude,

Not wanting to get involved any more then I am in this shite fest :lol3 how about sending me a PM and let me know whats on your mind. :deal
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Kermie, I guess I should welcome you...

Howdy Kermie,

I guess I should welcome you to ADV-Rider, to bad you choose such a fucked up thread to make your first post in. I have known you long enough to know your just jerkin my chain but...
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,086
Posted By Mr. Cob
Short answer, NO. A Ural, is a Ural, is a Ural,...

Short answer, NO. A Ural, is a Ural, is a Ural, mechanically or structurally.

Ural's are one and the same except for one wheel drive, two wheel drive, paint and or accessories. The only really...
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,086
Posted By Mr. Cob
Just a guess but having 18 inch wheels instead of...

Just a guess but having 18 inch wheels instead of 19 inch, no luggage racks, no windshields, a solo seat, no spare tire, no extra fuel cans, no extra lights, "possibly" no tool kit would drop the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-11-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy All, Thanks for the suggestions, I am...

Howdy All,

Thanks for the suggestions, I am doing some map reading now. :evil
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-10-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,853
Views: 164,759
Posted By Mr. Cob
Will be keeping track of posts on South and Steel Pass conditions.

Howdy All,

Its been three years since I have been to Death valley, going to be there the first two weeks of March on the Ural as usual. I have never been to Death Valley this late in the year,...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-10-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By Mr. Cob
Educate me on neat roads to ride around Sparks Nevada.

Howdy All,

I am going to be attending a HDT-RV rally headquartered at a camp ground in Sparks Nevada, the rally runs from June 18th to the 21st. I am thinking about spending a few days either...
Forum: Hacks 02-09-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3,217
Views: 596,091
Posted By Mr. Cob
If you haven't already done this, I am "assuming"...

If you haven't already done this, I am "assuming" after reading this post that you have not done any type of weld repair to the cracks and that they are still there; I would suggest drilling a small...
Forum: Hacks 02-08-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By Mr. Cob
Thumb Anyone live near "Reno Nevada" any good Hack riding there?

Howdy All,

I have some time to kill and looking for folks to help with that task. I am going to a HDT, Heavy Duty Truck, rally held at a camp ground in or near Sparks Nevada, the rally dates are...
Forum: Hack Vendors 01-27-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,750
Posted By Mr. Cob
Howdy Claude, That is a very nice looking...

Howdy Claude,

That is a very nice looking part, I like that it now has steel threads for the steel ball threads to mesh with. :clap:clap:clap

I have your competitors rake reducing triple tree...
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