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Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 06-29-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 595
Posted By melville
Just write a frickin' check! $113 and done. ...

Just write a frickin' check! $113 and done.


Kids these days.
Forum: Photos 06-16-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7,693
Views: 2,672,206
Posted By melville
That's why I'm shopping for an Authorized Vehicle...

That's why I'm shopping for an Authorized Vehicle for my next truck.
Forum: Photos 05-30-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 535,696
Posted By melville
I guess this is as good a place as any to make a...

I guess this is as good a place as any to make a first post after much lurking. Sort of ease into this forum thing.
Crosley?[/QUOTE]

Yep:
...
Forum: Photos 05-28-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 535,696
Posted By melville
That's North Woodstock NH. Woodstock sits...

That's North Woodstock NH. Woodstock sits between Kinsman Notch and Kancamagus Notch on 112, at the intersection with Rte 3.

Bonus points for naming the four wheeled car.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-25-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4,028
Views: 613,334
Posted By melville
You've met an Anti-Destination League convoy. ...

You've met an Anti-Destination League convoy. This is their opening weekend.

I'm OK getting around them on the bike, but even the fast cage gets stuck behind them.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 05-22-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4,028
Views: 613,334
Posted By melville
I see that all the time on the bike (moto and...

I see that all the time on the bike (moto and push) but today for the first time in quite some time I actually felt nervous about going past a rolling stopper in the cage. Are the brakes broken?
Forum: Photos 05-15-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 882
Views: 152,943
Posted By melville
On my way to this: ...

On my way to this:

http://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC1T259_rooster-rock?guid=699be31b-455f-4422-9c7b-61cf708efc0b
...
Forum: Photos 05-07-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4,566
Views: 684,504
Posted By melville
http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillel...

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/Adventures/BigBarBridge0506_zpsbceyvdyu.jpg
Forum: Airheads 05-07-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
I know you're all on the edge of your seats,...

I know you're all on the edge of your seats, wondering "How did that shift linkage work out??"

Well, I'll tell you, it's pretty darn slick. I took my first decent ride in the mountains and it was...
Forum: Airheads 05-03-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
Damn! I lost the whole month of April to work. ...

Damn! I lost the whole month of April to work. I found a few minutes during the month to pull the wheels off the bike and run them to my guy for new Michelins. Finally got some time to pick them...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-31-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
I've got another couple weeks of crazy work (I...

I've got another couple weeks of crazy work (I could work 24 hours a day, and they'd just give me more) and I'm also dewintering my Airhead. Back working on it by May 1.
Forum: Airheads 03-31-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
I obtained an extra right peg from Plaka. Here's...

I obtained an extra right peg from Plaka. Here's how it looked after I got the powdercoat people to blast the plating off it and the original one from my bike:
...
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
Working on #3 of the winter moto list. As...

Working on #3 of the winter moto list. As stated, I'm a goofyfoot surfer, like our hero Robert August:

http://blog.robertpayne.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/Robert-Going-Left.jpg

Note the...
Forum: Airheads 03-21-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8,267
Views: 1,729,038
Posted By melville
Is that at R*****?

Is that at R*****?
Forum: Old's Cool 02-28-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 81,874
Posted By melville
I'm at your destination. Give me a shout when...

I'm at your destination. Give me a shout when you get here.
Forum: Old's Cool 02-17-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 8,612
Views: 3,521,532
Posted By melville
OK, I recognize the Isetta. What's the other...

OK, I recognize the Isetta. What's the other one? Goggomobil?
Forum: Photos 02-03-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 3,981
Views: 932,688
Posted By melville
There's a little less dirt lately. Don't know if...

There's a little less dirt lately. Don't know if they plan to pave more of it, though.
Forum: Old's Cool 01-12-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
Yeah, a couple more days than that. The paint is...

Yeah, a couple more days than that. The paint is not yet fully cured, but it is looking pretty good:

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/850S/850S102_zpsb38bb91b.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 01-08-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
Yeah, took some time off for the holidays. Back...

Yeah, took some time off for the holidays. Back to work now!

Had a warm afternoon Monday and picked up where I left off with the front wheel. I had cleaned it and rubbed the worst of the alu...
Forum: Airheads 01-06-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
Got started on #3 of the winter list today. Also...

Got started on #3 of the winter list today. Also mounted my Xmas moto gift:

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/Moto/BMW522_zps26173978.jpg

No more fishing my GPS device...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-05-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8,612
Views: 3,521,532
Posted By melville
Damn! Chrome? Or Alu?

Damn! Chrome? Or Alu?
Forum: Photos 12-26-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7,693
Views: 2,672,206
Posted By melville
It's in Vermont, so it's a repurposed piece of...

It's in Vermont, so it's a repurposed piece of wood.
Forum: Some Assembly Required 12-24-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 37,873
Posted By melville
Frickin' awesome! It's like the projects I take...

Frickin' awesome! It's like the projects I take on, except it will actually be worth something when it's done. Please continue.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 12-14-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8,048
Views: 510,504
Posted By melville
It's an ongoing memorial to an offroad ride gone...

It's an ongoing memorial to an offroad ride gone terribly wrong. Quite seriously, if the bike is on my shoulder and I'm running, it's not a ride.

Participants cover themselves with "It's great...
Forum: Airheads 12-09-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8,267
Views: 1,729,038
Posted By melville
That's just across town from me. Looks pretty...

That's just across town from me. Looks pretty slick.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-25-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,664
Posted By melville
Not a guru, but that's an R37, BMW's first OHV...

Not a guru, but that's an R37, BMW's first OHV bike. Very rare, I understand--less than 200 made 90 years ago.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-16-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,926
Posted By melville
Use the 'pennies' method: ...

Use the 'pennies' method:

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/850S53_zps852c174c.jpg

Once installed, run the stand through one deployment cycle and they'll all come out.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-15-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8,612
Views: 3,521,532
Posted By melville
Looks like an Indian 4 in the still.

Looks like an Indian 4 in the still.
Forum: Photos 11-12-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 535,696
Posted By melville
Indeed, the Daniel family doesn't care so long as...

Indeed, the Daniel family doesn't care so long as you keep buying the product.
Forum: Photos 11-08-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4,566
Views: 684,504
Posted By melville
http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillel...

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/Adventures/WeitchpecBridge1105_zps36cce65e.jpg
Forum: Airheads 11-07-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
Yes, you inspired me toward something similar. I...

Yes, you inspired me toward something similar. I need to do some fitting and metal prep and then some hot molten metal magic. In due time, but the parts are in house.
Forum: Airheads 11-07-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 65,881
Posted By melville
Just had my last ride of the season Wednesday. ...

Just had my last ride of the season Wednesday. Filled it up a mile from home with Startron stabilizer. Got it home, changed the oil, drained the floatbowls, and pulled the battery. Working up a...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 11-05-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 39,896
Views: 10,669,977
Posted By melville
And I now have an M Roadster right next to my...

And I now have an M Roadster right next to my Airhead. It's a hoot. But I miss tilting the horizon.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 10-29-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4,028
Views: 613,334
Posted By melville
Flashing is giving them permission to do the...

Flashing is giving them permission to do the thing you LEAST want them to do.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-28-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8,612
Views: 3,521,532
Posted By melville
Yes, Russian. ...

Yes, Russian.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zaporozhets
Forum: Old's Cool 10-27-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
The previous pix should magically appear this...

The previous pix should magically appear this weekend when PB releases some more bandwidth. Meanwhile, getting the fork back together. First, fitting the fender:
...
Forum: Airheads 10-27-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1,044
Views: 423,718
Posted By melville
The Ranchos come in several sizes. Their part...

The Ranchos come in several sizes. Their part number RS1952 looks like the best fit.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 10-20-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10,546
Views: 2,292,672
Posted By melville
I'm not in that union. Self check out is...

I'm not in that union. Self check out is starving the babies of the working man and woman!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-19-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
Had a dry morning here, and set about BLINGING...

Had a dry morning here, and set about BLINGING the fork sliders. Here's how they looked before:

http://i1358.photobucket.com/albums/q777/melvillelnf545/850S/850S91_zpsc6d25607.jpg

Here's the...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-14-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,810
Posted By melville
So I was disappointed when I tried breaking the...

So I was disappointed when I tried breaking the bolts at the bottom of the forks free and they were just spinning the damper rods. I did a little research:
...
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