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Old 05-15-2011, 06:20 PM   #3496
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This is my man cave....and then some!
Okay, this is my era. 8th grade in 1972/73.

From left to right

1972 Honda CB350
Chaparrell Minibike
1973 Yamaha TY 250
1972 Yamaha DT 250
1973 Suzuki TM 250 - I had a 72 TM250
1973 Suzuki TS 125

Little queezee on the Honda, not sure where Chaparell came from,
it was the first thing that popped into my head. It's leading link forks
that were only found on Monarks, DKWs,Rogers DeCosters RH370 and for some reason I'm thinking Carabella (Mexico). How close am I ?
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Old 05-15-2011, 09:01 PM   #3497
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mine!

Check it out!



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Old 05-15-2011, 09:16 PM   #3498
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on man...we need to see pics of the inside of the tree house now....awesome.
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Old 05-16-2011, 06:49 AM   #3499
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Ok! Here's some

Here it is!






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Old 05-16-2011, 08:24 AM   #3500
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Check it out!

Looks more like "Ewok Castle" to me

(Nice work!)
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Old 05-17-2011, 06:47 AM   #3501
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Cool2 In action...

A while back I posted a picture of my new lift table. I now can show it getting some use. This was on a rainy Sunday last weekend...


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Old 05-17-2011, 01:13 PM   #3502
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Looks more like "Ewok Castle" to me

(Nice work!)
Dog house?:)

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Old 05-17-2011, 04:52 PM   #3503
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Ok, what's the deal? Trying to make us all look bad?
Changing oil in a white shirt and clean jeans....geezz.

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A while back I posted a picture of my new lift table. I now can show it getting some use. This was on a rainy Sunday last weekend...


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Old 05-18-2011, 07:25 AM   #3504
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Ok, what's the deal? Trying to make us all look bad?
Changing oil in a white shirt and clean jeans....geezz.

It's a BMW thing. He is using Spectro oil though...
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Old 05-18-2011, 08:03 AM   #3505
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Wicked That's funny, because...

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Ok, what's the deal? Trying to make us all look bad?
Changing oil in a white shirt and clean jeans....geezz.
Take a look at the picture. Just to the right of the rear tire is a black object on top of the generator. Those are my new coveralls so that I wouldn't get my clothes dirty. Did I wear the coveralls? Of course not! With this new table lift, I don't have to crawl around on the floor anymore. I guess the coveralls will have to wait until Winter when it's cold in there.
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Old 05-19-2011, 06:17 PM   #3506
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Take a look at the picture. Just to the right of the rear tire is a black object on top of the generator. Those are my new coveralls so that I wouldn't get my clothes dirty. Did I wear the coveralls? Of course not! With this new table lift, I don't have to crawl around on the floor anymore. I guess the coveralls will have to wait until Winter when it's cold in there.
Sorry if I missed it....The table lift is???? And how's it working out. Any suggestions that I should maybe consider before I buy?

Thanks alot. Nice shop. Can I hang-out?
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Old 05-19-2011, 07:40 PM   #3507
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Sorry if I missed it....The table lift is???? And how's it working out. Any suggestions that I should maybe consider before I buy?

Thanks alot. Nice shop. Can I hang-out?
His is from Harbor Freight by the look of it. I have one as well. You can get them under $300 with the right coupons!



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Old 05-20-2011, 05:58 AM   #3508
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Correct - Harbor Freight

Jim is correct on both counts. Harbor Freight...and they often have coupons for 20% and/or $100 off. I got this one for about $300 using two discounts. It may not be suitable for a professional mechanic's shop, but mine is for the occasional oil change and other maintenance. Many people (as seen here) have had good luck with them for years of use.

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Sorry if I missed it....The table lift is???? And how's it working out. Any suggestions that I should maybe consider before I buy?

Thanks alot. Nice shop. Can I hang-out?
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His is from Harbor Freight by the look of it. I have one as well. You can get them under $300 with the right coupons!



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Old 05-20-2011, 12:47 PM   #3509
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Just great! One more thing to want!!!
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Old 05-20-2011, 04:57 PM   #3510
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Just great! One more thing to want!!!

My sentiments exactly.
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