Sidecars- Lets see em.

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

  1. NitroMax

    NitroMax Been here awhile

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    Yep, can't deny, was looking for heated gloves but when the guy showed me the jacket, had me put it on and plugged it in I immediately asked for a very long extension cord so I could keep it on, walking around the motorshow :D

    In fact my wife decided it was time for my old bones to be kept warm with the low temps of the last couple of weeks ( I didn't object too much of course :D)

    Shut up Halflive :fyyff
  2. Mr.Mellow's WildRide

    Mr.Mellow's WildRide Been here awhile

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    Hey, no problemo..........

    Just rig up a backpack with a car battery and you can go all day...........even enough amp hours to run your cigarette lighter..............:1drink
  3. Sidecarjohn

    Sidecarjohn SidecarJohn

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    Heated vest association with being old ?

    Bought one about 6 years back and wish I'd done it earlier when reflecting on some of the less comfortable rides over a number of years.

    Observation. Back when in the 60s when slightly wilder, obviously younger, and doing the coffee bar thing, riding mates used to laugh at Pat and I when putting on substantial overtrousers rather than just getting the jeans wet. S'funny, almost all of those guys gave up on bikes and "progressed" to four wheelers. On the other hand, we continued, so maybe there's a message there.
  4. NitroMax

    NitroMax Been here awhile

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    Thanks for the support guys :clap:rofl:clap
  5. LadyDraco

    LadyDraco KillerSmileIHazIt !!

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    manfromthestix... Great pix :clap
  6. Clancy

    Clancy Long timer

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    Nice one Brendan:clap
  7. Agent Wayward

    Agent Wayward Been here awhile

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    Thought you might like to see this, mostly completed now.
    This was taken just before taking it to the London International Custom Show, customer is picking it up some time in March. :)

    [​IMG]

    I've also started building a mini website for the powered wheelchair sidecar if anyone wants to have a look.
  8. oppozit

    oppozit Banned

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    A beautiful outfit Agent Wayward and a true masterpiece in the old meaning of the word. I don't like the exhaust, but it's not my bike so that doesn't matter. If that outfit doesn't bring a lot of bespoke work your way, then their really isn't any justice in this world.
  9. FR700

    FR700 Heckler ™©®

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  10. Mr.Mellow's WildRide

    Mr.Mellow's WildRide Been here awhile

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    Other worldly..................:norton
  11. Steve In Ireland

    Steve In Ireland Been here awhile

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    Got any more piccys Rod? I am intrigued.
  12. Steve In Ireland

    Steve In Ireland Been here awhile

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    Just looked at your website and seen them. That is some monster.
  13. Agent Wayward

    Agent Wayward Been here awhile

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    Small was never part of the plan. :D
  14. batphluke

    batphluke Adventurer

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    [​IMG]

    What a beast!
    I hope the guys you built it for aren't shy retiring types, because I think they are going to get noticed riding this.

    :clap:clap:clap

    Mal
  15. Mr.Mellow's WildRide

    Mr.Mellow's WildRide Been here awhile

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    What I DON'T get is that silver thing coming off the "roof" and going straight up.....???

    Any shots from different angles............???

    :ear

    Great colors, however..........!!!
  16. madeouttaglass

    madeouttaglass Awful Kanauphyl

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  17. KCDakar

    KCDakar What are we waiting for?

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    Mr.Mellow's WildRide, I put the two posts together (with a bit of editing on my part) so you you can find what you are looking for. The answers you seek, are in the linky...
    Enjoy. :thumb

  18. Agent Wayward

    Agent Wayward Been here awhile

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    This should help!

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  19. Mr.Mellow's WildRide

    Mr.Mellow's WildRide Been here awhile

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    Thanks for the shots. The one from the rear really shows how immense it is. Beautiful work...........!!!
  20. Bruincounselor

    Bruincounselor North Plains Drifter

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    How about a shot of the proud owner using it?