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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-07-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Good Idea - No Good Date

Might be fun, but I'm heading over the ocean for a little Euro-riding around then returning mid-June. :norton
Forum: Some Assembly Required 01-30-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,277
Posted By Honda-50
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Old's Cool 12-10-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,526
Views: 692,712
Posted By Honda-50
Sorry Scott, no pictures readily available. It's...

Sorry Scott, no pictures readily available. It's stored presently. The engine is about 360cc now, a tiny flywheel mag and Champion Racing Frame had it at about 220lbs at its lightest. I use to race...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-10-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,526
Views: 692,712
Posted By Honda-50
ScottNJ

Be aware that the kick-start idler gear also drives the oil pump gear. Pull the oil pump apart and examine it's internals . . . easy to do. Mine 'kicked back' once too often and broke the pump (+...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-03-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Modded AT

About 10 years ago, or so, a British TV show that was sort of like the US-based Cafe Racer TV came to Gardena, California. They used a local custom/chopper shop as their film site and employed...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-19-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 974
Posted By Honda-50
cr22

So Chad Reed's going vintage, wow :lol3. Nice KR-based rough rider.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-18-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 974
Posted By Honda-50
Beast History 101

Here's some interesting footage of the 80s from an Italian perspective.

http://youtu.be/27_LeC4V318
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 70,108
Posted By Honda-50
To Be Continued

A great read. Congratulations on completing Stage 1! :clap
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-08-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 169,215
Posted By Honda-50
Forum: Racing 07-31-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 44,930
Posted By Honda-50
Red Rider Rewards

http://www.xtrm.com/contingency/honda/index.asp
Forum: Old's Cool 07-17-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 24,810
Posted By Honda-50
Vintage Speedware Trousers

FJ_K, are those Vintage Speedware wax cotton trousers size listings fairly accurate by your experience?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Tribute to Dakar

This may have been posted before, but it is pretty neat and worth a second look . . . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlpYUJutTTk&feature=youtube_gdata_player
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-05-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Saintell's Footpeg Q

SW-Motech do a nice set of grippy footpegs. Like the older TransAlps, they feature removable rubber pads - tho' the rubber is harder & less absorbing of vibration, I feel. They have two mounting...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Ta 700

Colleen, TransAfrika & Ladder offer good advice (as usual). Not to say your CDI is immune to failure, but what you've read about and others (me too) have experienced is primarily with the older...
Forum: EMEA 11-16-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,551
Posted By Honda-50
Edelweiss is OK Too

FYI Edelweiss tours won't restrict you to riding with a select group or pace. You can even travel alone . . . if that's your thing. Even when travelling with others along with a guide, you will be...
Forum: EMEA 11-16-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,308
Posted By Honda-50
Go Do It

Hi Offcamber. I have been around the Edelweiss Bike Tour folks on three occasions. One of those was the Alps Extreme tour that you are apparently looking at. Go do it, you will have a great time....
Forum: The Garage 09-18-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,518
Posted By Honda-50
Truck Camper Magazine.com

Lots of good info here: http://www.truckcampermagazine.com/newbie-corner
Forum: Hacks 09-17-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,379
Posted By Honda-50
An Assortment of Unusual Suspects

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/tfp6aiq9b7gmr8u/VK9DMFydjF
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-31-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Lowered Footpegs

SW-Motech do a nice set of grippy footpegs. Like the older TransAlps, they feature removable rubber pads - tho' the rubber is harder & less absorbing of vibration, I feel. They have two mounting...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-30-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12,783
Views: 1,797,987
Posted By Honda-50
Thanks

I'm sure when complete it'll be to a high standard. Thanks. :clap
. . . and now back to our regularly scheduled programming . . .
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-30-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12,783
Views: 1,797,987
Posted By Honda-50
C'mon Now . . .

Let's see the Stornello :D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,126
Posted By Honda-50
:lift Thank you Eric :thumbup ...

:lift
Thank you Eric
:thumbup




Mark
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-10-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,422
Posted By Honda-50
Tennessee Born, California's Own

Here's a piece he did at Griffith Park about ten years ago at Doug Bingham's Side car Rally: http://blogs.chapman.edu/huell-howser-archives/2005/01/09/sidecars-californias-gold-6009/
Forum: Vendors 12-23-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 43,452
Posted By Honda-50
Works as Advertised

Got my second unit at the Long Beach Swap meet today (must have a spare when one gets left "in the other suit"). Would'nt you know it, hit reserve on the way home, so . . . single-handed nozzle...
Forum: Hacks 09-12-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,825
Posted By Honda-50
Wink That Came up Quickly!

Well, 90+ will be considerably different than last year's deluge. Don't know if my son "Noah" :wink: will accompany me again Sunday but I'll be there with my 2007 Patrol.
~Mark
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-20-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 10,740
Views: 874,846
Posted By Honda-50
Gate Locked

As of Tuesday afternoon, the Maple Springs gate remains closed. :ddog
Forum: Racing 06-14-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 154,843
Posted By Honda-50
Team OSR :clap I really enjoyed this tale...

Team OSR :clap

I really enjoyed this tale and can't wait for your next chapter: AHRMAgeddon! Then some flat track & how about a little road racing?

And if you haven't seen it yet, check out...
Forum: Racing 05-09-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 154,843
Posted By Honda-50
Arriba!!

Great Attitude - Great Job!
Forum: Racing 12-23-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 895
Views: 154,843
Posted By Honda-50
Eh? The Mongrel

This my friend on his ex-AHRMA CL350 racer now re-licensed for the street. I'd given the bike to him a couple of years ago for his AHRMA project since it had been in my possession for about 30 years...
Forum: Racing 12-22-2010, 12:24 PM
Replies: 895
Views: 154,843
Posted By Honda-50
Too Late in the Game

This is a great build. Originally intriqued by the Berquist/Preston 350 images, I'm glad you settled on an SL-K1/2/? as it reminds me of my old SL350K1 (sadly destroyed in a road incident with a...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1,495
Views: 445,177
Posted By Honda-50
HoboDave

You described your 'on the road' lifestyle with aplomb, I think. You seem to be a throw back to earlier times before wealth and interstates. Before we all 'grew up.'

Thanks for taking the time...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-26-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,853
Posted By Honda-50
Transalp Trio

I've owned my 600 since new & have ridden all three extensively. When I say that they are all the same with what I consider to be minor differences, I mean it in a positive way. The main comparison I...
Forum: Trials 11-24-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,049
Posted By Honda-50
New Guard

roadholder :clap
Forum: Hacks 09-06-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Honda-50
Orange County

Although technically it straddles Riverside County, the Santa Ana mountains offer occasionally good fire road riding (between fire and flood seasons). Stay on top of the conditions...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-21-2010, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,167
Posted By Honda-50
Nice Scrambler!

Dunlop K70 'universal' tires are as close to the original tread pattern as you can probably get in a quality brand. They are not current 'dual sport' in their capabilities, but not bad & certainly...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-15-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Honda-50
Caveat

The 700 has plastic 'flashing' on the sides of the metal tank. You have about 8 to 9 inches of exposed metal down the center of the top of the tank. Remember, like the US models, there is quite a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-31-2010, 10:56 PM
Replies: 17,742
Views: 5,454,175
Posted By Honda-50
Filter Flakes

Wow, Mas, that sure looks familiar. I have my carbs off right now & was quite surprised to see all that contamination myself. Yesterday, they got an ultrasonic bath and are spic 'n' span, mmm mmm:D ....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-08-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,006
Posted By Honda-50
You are correct, sir

pterry, you op premise is correct. OHV usage doesn't require street equip no matter what registration method is used.

As other posters have implied, ticket book holders oft times are not that...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-28-2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10,740
Views: 874,846
Posted By Honda-50
First Time in Years

I haven't been up CNF in years.

Took a one-way ride from Maple Springs over to Ortega with a group of buddies this AM. Same routing, same dirt; but amazed by all the 'protective' improvements....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-27-2009, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,971
Posted By Honda-50
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