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Forum: Racing 08-19-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
I thought that the reason for sticking with 13"...

I thought that the reason for sticking with 13" wheels, was to limit braking (to a point)?
Forum: Old's Cool 08-19-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2,676
Views: 1,304,255
Posted By Calkins
My UPS dude dropped off a Boss Racing Frames unit...

My UPS dude dropped off a Boss Racing Frames unit for Yamaha RT3 today... :evil

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xaf1/t1.0-9/10615581_10152693619974468_6018751278823489251_n.jpg
Forum: Racing 08-18-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Care to comment on the latest gossip from the...

Care to comment on the latest gossip from the Fight For Dirt Track - Inslide Line (http://fightfordirttrack.com/inslide_line.php) column;
Forum: Old's Cool 08-17-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2,676
Views: 1,304,255
Posted By Calkins
I have been looking since then. It seems to be...

I have been looking since then. It seems to be hidden behind the ride number plate. Hopefully Barry will chime in about it. I asked about it on his FB page. There is plenty of square thinkers out...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-16-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2,676
Views: 1,304,255
Posted By Calkins
How far is the cradle dropped? Looks like an...

How far is the cradle dropped? Looks like an inch and a half? I went for two inches on mine.
...
Forum: Racing 08-07-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
MotoGP and the fair. It was a problem last year,...

MotoGP and the fair. It was a problem last year, so they moved it this year.
Forum: Racing 08-07-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Not competing. Taking a lap or three? Tune in...

Not competing. Taking a lap or three? Tune in to find out... :evil
Forum: Racing 08-07-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Mark & Mac McGrew @ M3 Racing have their RS750...

Mark & Mac McGrew @ M3 Racing have their RS750 all ready for Marc Marquez...
...
Forum: Racing 08-02-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Big Al at Racing Unlimited built Sammy an engine...

Big Al at Racing Unlimited built Sammy an engine over the weekend. Alan has probably six of his engines in GNC bikes this year.
Forum: Racing 08-01-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
M3 Racing out of Minnesota runs a RS in the Pro...

M3 Racing out of Minnesota runs a RS in the Pro Twins class. They are said to own all spares now.
Forum: Racing 07-31-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
As for the Pro Twins, I asked Dan Johnsen about...

As for the Pro Twins, I asked Dan Johnsen about that on FaceBook a few days ago;



As for the Triumphs, I personally teched both of Mikey's bikes at Knoxville. They both weighed in right at 350...
Forum: Racing 07-31-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,643
Posted By Calkins
That is what WRW9751 said as well, that I had it...

That is what WRW9751 said as well, that I had it backwards.

I have a RT3 and a spare DT3 engine. As far as I have seen with my months of research, the 1968 to 1973 engines (and frames) were...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-30-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,418
Posted By Calkins
It is a Boss. From what I am finding, the owner...

It is a Boss. From what I am finding, the owner of Boss was a welder for Champion. I am working on getting it shipped from California to Iowa. I hope to have it in a week or two. :evil

As far...
Forum: Racing 07-30-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,643
Posted By Calkins
As stated above, I looking at a 1973 RT3, which I...

As stated above, I looking at a 1973 RT3, which I have started playing with. I found a frame, but not what I wanted. Although, it gets me going until I find a Champion, like I wish for.

I had a...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-30-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,418
Posted By Calkins
As stated above, I looking at a 1973 RT3, which I...

As stated above, I looking at a 1973 RT3, which I have started playing with. I found a frame, but not what I wanted. Although, it gets me going until I find a Champion, like I wish for.

I had a...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-23-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 2,676
Views: 1,304,255
Posted By Calkins
Dang Mark, how about taming your skills a bit,...

Dang Mark, how about taming your skills a bit, sheesh.... :evil
Forum: Old's Cool 07-20-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2,676
Views: 1,304,255
Posted By Calkins
Those are from the Sideburn magazine. They have...

Those are from the Sideburn magazine. They have not ran a Triumph "blueprint" yet.
Forum: Old's Cool 07-18-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 164,188
Posted By Calkins
Basically what I am wanting, but this has a B50...

Basically what I am wanting, but this has a B50 in it...

http://www.b50.org/brookes.jpg

http://www.b50.org/brookes1.jpg

VERY tasty!! :evil
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By Calkins
Rickman B25 swap... :evil ...

Rickman B25 swap... :evil

http://forum.ozvmx.com/index.php?topic=21941.0

http://i1112.photobucket.com/albums/k495/firko2/RICKMANB25A.jpg
...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By Calkins
The Bultaco was also twin down tubes. I believe...

The Bultaco was also twin down tubes. I believe those three are the only smokers that were offered for the Petite Metisse as a "production" model.
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 164,188
Posted By Calkins
Question I seen a few BSA B50 photos. Got anymore? I am...

I seen a few BSA B50 photos. Got anymore? I am actually looking to build a B25 road racer.

How about some mini (two stroke?) Rickman road racer photos?
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By Calkins
I have seen single and twin down tubes on the two...

I have seen single and twin down tubes on the two stroke Metisse frames. I am tempted to try to buy one of the twin down tube frames, and see if I can get the Triumph 250 engine I am building to...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-16-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By Calkins
Looking For Rickman Information

I have a few questions about Rickman Brothers frames.

#1 - I keep seeing two different tail sections on the Metisse scramblers. Are those different models of frames, or different options?
...
Forum: Racing 07-09-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
:puke1

:puke1
Forum: Racing 07-03-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
From Kimi's FB page... ...

From Kimi's FB page...

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Forum: Racing 07-03-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
:deal

:deal
Forum: Racing 07-02-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
Caterham F1 Team Under New Ownership...

Caterham F1 Team Under New Ownership (http://www.caterhamf1.com/news/2014/caterham-f1-team-under-new-ownership)

Caterham F1 Team is pleased to confirm that Tony Fernandes and his partners have...
Forum: Racing 06-28-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Anyone have photos of Mikey Martin from...

Anyone have photos of Mikey Martin from Knoxville? I was helping them that weekend (my home track/national), and would like to find some more photos.
Forum: Racing 06-19-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
Infographic – The Constructors of F1 ...

Infographic – The Constructors of F1

http://www.motorsportretro.com/2014/06/formula-1-constructors/

This wickedly detailed infographic affords us an in-depth view of the time spent by different...
Forum: Racing 06-11-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
:freaky

:freaky
Forum: Racing 06-11-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
http://www.formula1.com/news/interviews/2014/6/159...

http://www.formula1.com/news/interviews/2014/6/15945.html

Living the American dream - Exclusive Q&A with Gene Haas

Marussia joined F1 racing at the start of 2010 on the back of considerable...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-09-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5,803
Views: 330,513
Posted By Calkins
Thumb Exactly, thank you!! Friday is the...

Exactly, thank you!!

Friday is the Am/Vintage flat track night. I am lined up to race a Honda FT500 in the '70's Singles class.

Saturday is the World Of Outlaws sprint car night. AMA is...
Forum: Racing 06-06-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 113,861
Posted By Calkins
I like the way Kimi is seated in the car. Seems...

I like the way Kimi is seated in the car. Seems like he could see a lot better. I wonder if his seating position affects the balance of the car much.
Forum: Racing 06-04-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
http://photos.prnewswire.com/featured/prnthumbnew/...

http://photos.prnewswire.com/featured/prnthumbnew/20140604/94118

http://photos.prnewswire.com/featured/prnthumbnew/20140604/94119
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-02-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 5,803
Views: 330,513
Posted By Calkins
And, another week and a half to go... ...

And, another week and a half to go...

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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-02-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5,803
Views: 330,513
Posted By Calkins
In case no one went, like me... <object...

In case no one went, like me...

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Forum: Old's Cool 06-01-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 51,426
Posted By Calkins
Yep, what he said :evil ...

Yep, what he said :evil



https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2935/14323098405_5669c7ab66_c.jpg
Forum: Racing 05-29-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
The word on the street is that HD has five XG...

The word on the street is that HD has five XG framers being tested already. Bill is a Kaw man now, and has been for many years.
Forum: Racing 05-29-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
Both cylinders firing at the same time would be a...

Both cylinders firing at the same time would be a "twingle" which AMA does not allow.

"To prohibit the practice of “twingling” a twin, any modification of engine components to alter the stock OEM...
Forum: Racing 05-28-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 20,932
Posted By Calkins
EX650 ...

EX650

http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/MTA2NFgxNjAw/z/NDkAAMXQCZ1TcnVG/$_57.JPG

Bonneville & Thruxton

http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/ODU3WDE0NTU=/z/8jsAAOxyYANTYlRL/$_57.JPG

America, Scrambler, &...
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