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  1. aldend123 replied to the thread Tube valve stem pulling out of tube?.

    Possible you're using a tire-mounting lubricant that lingers around and prevents the tire from gripping the rim?

    Jun 22, 2018 at 7:40 AM
  2. aldend123 replied to the thread I need a new pure dirt helmet.

    By longer, do you mean top to bottom head height, chin to forehead? Or depth nose-to-back? I'm pretty sure I have a long-oval head....

    Jun 21, 2018 at 5:17 PM
  3. aldend123 replied to the thread I was looking for an old thread ( ride report ) that I did in 2015 ?.

    I see ride reports from 2016 and 2014, but none in 2015. I think the existence of the 2014 proves nothing would have disappeared...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 4:39 PM
  4. aldend123 replied to the thread Ragged and choppy throttle after switching to syn in crankcase. Coincidence?.

    You're correct about the bottom line - it's all about protecting from wear. However, I don't think that means there's no 'improvement'...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 4:31 PM
  5. aldend123 liked sieg's post in the thread Ragged and choppy throttle after switching to syn in crankcase. Coincidence?.

    Very posable! I once changed oil weights and had a flat tire, hard to believe but true story, it realy happened

    Jun 21, 2018 at 3:59 PM
  6. aldend123 replied to the thread F-150 needs new front calipers.

    Right but the quality of materials used matters. Like how long till a rubber boot degrades, loses it's seal, or the metal piston/slides...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:52 PM
  7. aldend123 replied to the thread Settin up an internet radio station - Hints?.

    To broadcast anything over the internet yourself, you need a 'cloud' service like Skype that's always running and streaming and provides...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:29 PM
  8. aldend123 replied to the thread Weird switch on a new (to me) bike.

    Assuming the black wire with blue stripe off the headlight connector was originally 12V for low-beam, then it looks a lot like that...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:09 PM