ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Gear > The Garage
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-16-2013, 12:44 PM   #5386
PirateJohn
Banned
 
PirateJohn's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2001
Location: Uvalde, TX
Oddometer: 22,219
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aanarchy View Post
But once you get one there....
I hear that handcuffs work well. Just saying ...


{hiding}


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk HD
PirateJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2013, 12:53 PM   #5387
mcma111
Beastly Adventurer
 
mcma111's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2007
Location: San Francisco,Ca.
Oddometer: 11,366
Quote:
Originally Posted by PirateJohn View Post
I hear that handcuffs work well. Just saying ...


{hiding}


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk HD

Leg irons. Keeps the hands free to wash the dishes.
__________________
Steve in SF

BMW's
58 R26
79 R100s
91 R100gs

87 Harley FXRS-SP ~ 06 KTM 625 SMC ~ 72 Honda CB750/915cc ~ 92 XR600/654cc ~ 95 XR650l/675cc ~ 03 CRF450r ~ 05 CRF450x ~ 02 XR650l/675cc ~ 86 YZ490 ~ 93 YZ80 ~ 93 XR650l Project
mcma111 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2013, 03:58 PM   #5388
Aanarchy
Beastly Adventurer
 
Aanarchy's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Limbo
Oddometer: 1,003
Quote:
Originally Posted by PirateJohn View Post
I hear that handcuffs work well. Just saying ..


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk HD
Quote:
Originally Posted by mcma111 View Post
Leg irons. Keeps the hands free to wash the dishes.
This is kind of where I was headed with my comment - I think max missed it.

I loved the Ford print ads in India...I don't know why they got crucified for it.
__________________
Maybe it was Utah. - H.I. McDunnough
Aanarchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2013, 04:01 PM   #5389
Aanarchy
Beastly Adventurer
 
Aanarchy's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Limbo
Oddometer: 1,003
Quote:
Originally Posted by ducnut View Post
No shit! Be careful with slat wall, as it will break out. For sure, it won't support anything like a kayak. The longer the standoff/hook, the easier.

I suspended our kayaks using HF bicycle lifts. They're not perfect, but, work. For safety, I use a motorcycle strap, to ensure they don't drop if the lift's rope stops give way.

Yeah, I've learned the limits of slatwall. But the kayak is in the main garage. It's an 11' ceiling, and I want to take advantage of that height. But the Suspenz system looks cool. There is an unused spot on the wall where I could mount that.
__________________
Maybe it was Utah. - H.I. McDunnough
Aanarchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2013, 04:39 PM   #5390
HapHazard
t00 0ld 2b n00b
 
HapHazard's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2009
Location: Central CT
Oddometer: 2,187
Quote:
Originally Posted by ducnut View Post
I suspended our kayaks using HF bicycle lifts. They're not perfect, but, work. For safety, I use a motorcycle strap, to ensure they don't drop if the lift's rope stops give way.
I have 2 kayaks overhead on the HF bicycle lifts. They are okay for the $7 "on sale" price, but replace the "rope" they supply with something better from a hardware store.
HapHazard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2013, 07:25 PM   #5391
max384
Disgruntled Student
 
max384's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2011
Location: Sugar Notch, PA
Oddometer: 3,202
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aanarchy View Post
This is kind of where I was headed with my comment - I think max missed it.

I loved the Ford print ads in India...I don't know why they got crucified for it.
Haha. Right over my head...
__________________
'09 Suzuki SV650, '02 KLR250, CRF70 and 80 for the kids IBA # 56419

Newfoundland 2012

James Bay 2014
max384 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 06:21 AM   #5392
IBRider
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: Apr 2006
Location: People's republic of Marylandistan
Oddometer: 100
I have five kayaks, hung one on top of the other from the ceiling joists of the garage, using wood threaded hooks and loops of canvas strap with brass eyelets. You can get all the materials at the hardware store for under $30. Easy, cheap and effective. It also takes up NO space when the kayaks are not there.

The only problem is my wife thinks my fishing Kayak now makes a great shelf for storing HER stuff.
IBRider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 07:12 AM   #5393
JimVonBaden
"Cool" Aid!
 
JimVonBaden's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2005
Location: Alexandria, VA
Oddometer: 50,170
Almost ready for the tech day!



I'll post some photos of the tech day tomorrow night.

Jim
JimVonBaden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 11:03 AM   #5394
Aanarchy
Beastly Adventurer
 
Aanarchy's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Limbo
Oddometer: 1,003
Jim - give us a long view of the shop from farther back.

Are those horizontal office-type filing cabinets? Nice. I'm surprised you can keep the place so organized with no shelving on the walls.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JimVonBaden View Post
Almost ready for the tech day!



I'll post some photos of the tech day tomorrow night.

Jim
__________________
Maybe it was Utah. - H.I. McDunnough
Aanarchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 12:16 PM   #5395
JimVonBaden
"Cool" Aid!
 
JimVonBaden's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2005
Location: Alexandria, VA
Oddometer: 50,170
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aanarchy View Post
Jim - give us a long view of the shop from farther back.

Are those horizontal office-type filing cabinets? Nice. I'm surprised you can keep the place so organized with no shelving on the walls.


I have three small shelves. One to the right in back for bicycle helmets, one on top of my two cabinets over my workbench for display, and one over my gear hanger for helmets. Everything else foes in cabinets, horizontal office type with drawers. Helps keep it clean and organized.

I still make messes all the time though.



Jim
JimVonBaden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 10:02 PM   #5396
walkingbear
Beastly Adventurer
 
walkingbear's Avatar
 
Joined: Jun 2004
Location: Scottsdale AZ..
Oddometer: 3,373
man cave ... or castle

cleaned it up... Hosting coffee on Sunday

__________________
BMWMOA 82741 ABC 8418
2wheeltraditions@gmail.com
75 R90S , 77 R100 RS,88 R100GS ,94 R1100RS (Aragorn) 2k 1150GS DMC sidecar,
Rosso Mandello V11 , 2014 R nine T
walkingbear is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 10:10 PM   #5397
Aanarchy
Beastly Adventurer
 
Aanarchy's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Limbo
Oddometer: 1,003
Hell, my office doesn't look that clean - and we're paperless.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JimVonBaden View Post



Jim
__________________
Maybe it was Utah. - H.I. McDunnough
Aanarchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 10:11 PM   #5398
Aanarchy
Beastly Adventurer
 
Aanarchy's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Limbo
Oddometer: 1,003
Damn, there's always someone with a bigger...garage.

Quote:
Originally Posted by walkingbear View Post
cleaned it up... Hosting coffee on Sunday

__________________
Maybe it was Utah. - H.I. McDunnough
Aanarchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 12:48 PM   #5399
Buckshot77
Adventurer
 
Buckshot77's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2013
Location: British Columbia
Oddometer: 42
Nice

Thanks people..
After seeing this I went out and bought a bunch of osb for walls and near 2k in cabinets.
Have a real good start on it now and I think it's looking awesome
I have pics and I'd share but don't know how..
Buckshot77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 04:00 PM   #5400
GH41
Studly Adventurer
 
Joined: Oct 2011
Oddometer: 822
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aanarchy View Post
Damn, there's always someone with a bigger...garage.
That wire to the garage door opener would drive me nuts!! I couldn't sleep at night until I fixed it. GH
GH41 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:05 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014