Sidecars- Lets see em.

Discussion in 'Hacks' started by England-Kev, Nov 14, 2007.

  1. outfit

    outfit Been here awhile

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    Nice photo, tell me he's a big softy. ........Keep a wary eye on those (EML) bike wheel rim's.
  2. RedMenace

    RedMenace Adventure Sidecar

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    I love it when a plan comes together! Congrats!:clap
  3. Grotmeyer

    Grotmeyer Adventurer

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    Whitham_ Schweet rig!
  4. Boxer Metal

    Boxer Metal Mad Scientist

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    Nice to see my old rig!
  5. Grotmeyer

    Grotmeyer Adventurer

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    Hope she had a better time than her face would suggest...
  6. ClearwaterBMW

    ClearwaterBMW The Examiner

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    great picture above
    and i DO like the look of that sidecar
    but....
    don't you think it's a bit CLAUSTROPHOBIC in there?
    at least from the angle you are showing us
    i wonder if you have more pictures
    from the side
    from behind
    etc....

    again....
    i DO like it
    but, i wonder if that face stemmed from some claustrophobic sensations
  7. DirtDabber

    DirtDabber cultural illiterate

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    I think she is just a badass. She is wearing a Hollister shirt. :lol3
  8. ClearwaterBMW

    ClearwaterBMW The Examiner

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    you are too damn funny :D
  9. Grotmeyer

    Grotmeyer Adventurer

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    Thanks guys; Ummm, she's not a "badass" just annoyed that dad's always wanting to take her picture. And as far as Holister goes, wearing one on a bike kinda makes more sense to me than the mall....
  10. Grotmeyer

    Grotmeyer Adventurer

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    Side view from late February; 1973 Triumph T140V with a 1974 Velorex 560.
  11. ClearwaterBMW

    ClearwaterBMW The Examiner

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    thanks for that view
    sure is a beauty
  12. whitham_wannabe

    whitham_wannabe Long timer

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    Thanks for all the compliments, but credit where it is due, Chris (bmweuro) is the man that put it together. Can't wait to see the next one ...

    Bruce is a cool hound, looks like a thug, but just a big doofus at heart.

    And Redmenace - you know this is all your fault, right?
  13. claude

    claude Sidecar Jockey

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    SADIE:
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  14. claude

    claude Sidecar Jockey

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    I think the look on Shannon's face is just because she would rather be driving the thing THAN RIDING IN IT. LOL

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  15. ClearwaterBMW

    ClearwaterBMW The Examiner

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    that is ONE AWESOME RIG, Claude
    LOVE IT
  16. BeeMaa

    BeeMaa Hack Pilot

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    Claude,

    On Sadie's rig - Why are the panniers mounted so high? Was it to allow the stock exhaust to clear the bags? Do you have an pics of the rear of the rig?

    Eric B
  17. claude

    claude Sidecar Jockey

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    'Yes to clear the exhaust. Can be done differently of course. There is also a box that goes between the panniers not shown.
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  18. bk brkr baker

    bk brkr baker Long timer

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    Not a sidecar , but it should be !

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  19. NortwestRider

    NortwestRider TRIPOD ADVENTURER !!

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    YES !!!!,it must be a sidecar !!!.:freaky
  20. maquette

    maquette Been here awhile

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