ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: OldDog
Forum: Australia Yesterday, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 466
Posted By OldDog
[QUOTE=GoneAgain;24731493] vs no...

[QUOTE=GoneAgain;24731493] vs no locals......:*sip*

Maaaaate, I live in Nyngan durting the week, just down the road from Bourke and lived in the area...gosh 20 years now! You can trust what these...
Forum: Australia Yesterday, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By OldDog
Gordy I'll catch up with yer about CX's! ...

Gordy I'll catch up with yer about CX's!

But back on track now, (honestly its like herding chooks in here some days!)

What are our technical thoughts on this conversion? The way I see it, and...
Forum: Australia Yesterday, 03:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By OldDog
A CX??? but yeah how about those Comstars man...

A CX??? but yeah how about those Comstars man something has to be done. Just not sure how good those conversion plates would be. I mean it LOOKS like a good idea.......
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 466
Posted By OldDog
Caravan park is supposed to be good too, I think...

Caravan park is supposed to be good too, I think they have onsite caravans.
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,169
Posted By OldDog
I feel your pain brother, I just bought something...

I feel your pain brother, I just bought something a little surprising the other day myself, I blame you of course.:D
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,169
Posted By OldDog
Well I try to purchase 1 more bike every Tuesday,...

Well I try to purchase 1 more bike every Tuesday, however I do take off Tuesdays that fall over Easter, Christmas and New Years:D I think thats about par / sensible.
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By OldDog
Comments from the wheel guru's please!

Greetings Chaps,

Got a technical question for the wheel guru's. I'm in the unlikely position of possibly "acquiring" a bike which is fitted with Honda "Comstar" wheels. Now my first thought was...
Forum: Australia 07-28-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Just a quick update, Gordy, Browny (if ya coming...

Just a quick update, Gordy, Browny (if ya coming along Matt?) and I will be heading off from Mudgee on Friday morning early, shopuld make it to the Peel Inn at Nundle for Friday night. I'm assured...
Forum: Australia 07-28-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,243
Posted By OldDog
Aye you and me both! Hopefully the "holiday" is a...

Aye you and me both! Hopefully the "holiday" is a short one
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By OldDog
Yeah bloody oath the Eulo Queen is always a good...

Yeah bloody oath the Eulo Queen is always a good spot to stop Pete, cold beer and good people. Wouldn't do Cunnamulla though, but thats just my opinnion.
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 273,733
Posted By OldDog
My god what a good looking beast, its a credit to...

My god what a good looking beast, its a credit to you that it was in as new condition when I got if you mate.
And its still in good nick despite my adding another 15000 trouble free km's to it since...
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 42,822
Posted By OldDog
Gents, quick question, I'm thinking of dumping...

Gents, quick question,
I'm thinking of dumping my whole XR600 collection of bike + shiteloads of parts but dunno what they're REALLY worth, could you guys give me a quick idea?
'88 model XR600 in...
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 273,733
Posted By OldDog
Yep, my 990 got just over 20k out of it before...

Yep, my 990 got just over 20k out of it before tight links and saw tooth rear sprocket teeth showed I needed a new set:lol3
How is it done? Kepp em clean and well lubed (but not overly) and...
Forum: Australia 07-23-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
:roflthe cheapest of cheap shots Col, ya bastard!...

:roflthe cheapest of cheap shots Col, ya bastard!

Oh thats right I'm riding a BMW!
Forum: Australia 07-22-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,243
Posted By OldDog
Hmmm....could be some "smoke and mirrors" going...

Hmmm....could be some "smoke and mirrors" going on here eh?:D
Forum: Australia 07-22-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,243
Posted By OldDog
Yeah sorry to correct ya there tREV old mate, but...

Yeah sorry to correct ya there tREV old mate, but that has an approval number on it so she's registerable.
Forum: Australia 07-22-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Bumpski Whats everyone doing? Oh and...

Bumpski

Whats everyone doing?

Oh and Gordy, mate thought I had your mobile number but buggered if I can find it, can you pm me please?

Cheers!
Forum: 2 smokers 07-21-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 901
Posted By OldDog
They do! Thats one of the reasons I'm scratching...

They do! Thats one of the reasons I'm scratching my head. How the hell do those big Jimmies work, they're a two stroke diesel, but they call the blowers "scavengers" on them. I'll just keep doing my...
Forum: Australia 07-21-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,243
Posted By OldDog
Well well well, Hello Mr Volotron, I suspect we...

Well well well, Hello Mr Volotron, I suspect we were talking the other night about CR500's?:D

Good see the build thread, the CRF stuff is really the ducks danglies and there are a lot of this...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-21-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 901
Posted By OldDog
Thanks for the comments guys, Yeah with a 2...

Thanks for the comments guys,
Yeah with a 2 stroke you push into the crankcase, the charge is then squeezed up the transfer ports into the cylinder, so in affect a mild form of supercharging I...
Forum: Airheads 07-20-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 12,807
Posted By OldDog
Well another big weekend of it. I started the...

Well another big weekend of it. I started the dreaded wiring :eek1 and with the use of an old trailer tail light, some thin alloy strip, and some glue, I now have a fully functioning tail / stop...
Forum: 2 smokers 07-20-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 901
Posted By OldDog
Yes I know this stupid, but why not?

Howdy everyone,

Well with the help of some of the ADVers I've managed to identify the CR500 motor I have, its an 87, which has had some port work done, and has had a late model clutch cover /...
Forum: Australia 07-20-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,710
Posted By OldDog
I find your lack of faith disturbing..... ...

I find your lack of faith disturbing.....




That's my usual riding style!:lol3
Forum: Australia 07-20-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 273,733
Posted By OldDog
Fuel level sensor Dennis, I didn't realise the...

Fuel level sensor Dennis, I didn't realise the 950 has such a thing? Is this in the tank?
Either way may have one sitting on the 950S project which you could borrow, trouble is I'm in Nyngan all...
Forum: Australia 07-19-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,710
Posted By OldDog
Hmmm so maybe not a personal watercraft engine...

Hmmm so maybe not a personal watercraft engine then?

Then why not this little beauty?
http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e291/Olddog750/IMAG0582_zpsca6d8227.jpg...
Forum: Australia 07-19-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Well Bigfella, I can sure sympathise. This...

Well Bigfella, I can sure sympathise. This weekend was wiring weekend, I've managed to get the brake and tail lights working, I made up a new bulb holder from a mixture of an old trailer tail light...
Forum: Australia 07-17-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 14,234
Posted By OldDog
Exactly. When I was up in QLD last year I met...

Exactly.
When I was up in QLD last year I met a bloke (a visitor) at the bike museum near Ipswich and long story starting from scrapheap stuff, but conversation came around to motorcycles for...
Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Mmm thinking about this last night mate, What...

Mmm thinking about this last night mate, What size sprockets are ya gonna use? They'll give you the real chain run, then work from there.

Still surprised at the distance between sprocket and...
Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,476
Posted By OldDog
Yeah know what ya mean, how about something like...

Yeah know what ya mean, how about something like the Scrapheap ride idea? Or maybe have them run the grog they can make a little from the profits over the bar? Pezz might be good for some idea's.
...
Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,476
Posted By OldDog
He does too, and they're bloody good! A...

He does too, and they're bloody good!

A charity event is always a good idea, but which one do ya reckon Mouse?
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 427,237
Posted By OldDog
:eek1:rofl

:eek1:rofl
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 427,237
Posted By OldDog
Years ago there was a ride report on ADV of a...

Years ago there was a ride report on ADV of a bloke who had a dead cat in the underseat compartment of his bike, somehow the body had moved and jammed the seat closed. Can't remember the whole story,...
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,476
Posted By OldDog
.....and that Officer is when the fight started...

.....and that Officer is when the fight started :lol3
Forum: Australia 07-13-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Yeah you can get em easy enough now. I just...

Yeah you can get em easy enough now. I just fitted up a set of TKC80's to the 17 inch rims on my super motard duke thingy, looks real angry now too :D

Right bastards to fit though.
Forum: Australia 07-13-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Well they were a good sound bike. Probably make a...

Well they were a good sound bike. Probably make a wicked offroad machine with a bit of judiscious modification
Forum: Airheads 07-13-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 12,807
Posted By OldDog
.... think it needs some better back...

.... think it needs some better back shocks....:huh

Otherwise its a little ripper, I have the carbs back off to set them up properly and fit the jets out of the /7 carbs. Oh and discovered I have...
Forum: Australia 07-13-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Well Mouse you may be a cranky, lazy old bastard,...

Well Mouse you may be a cranky, lazy old bastard, but you're also one hell of generous one too! Good on ya!

Be interesting to see what that will turn into.....
Forum: 2 smokers 07-12-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 563
Posted By OldDog
Thanks, So looks like the engine is...

Thanks,

So looks like the engine is largely an 87 model with lots of porting and later model side cover / water pump mount. It's .5 mm over bored but seems to have the longer conrod, and yet...
Forum: Australia 07-12-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Oh and on another note..... IT'S...

Oh and on another note.....

IT'S ALIIIIIVE! Yup, got the beast running yesterday, I borrowed a set of carbs off Pezz from a 500 and after some tinkering got the whole lot up and running. The...
Forum: Australia 07-12-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,163
Posted By OldDog
Bloody hell Pete $500 is a steal for that,...

Bloody hell Pete $500 is a steal for that, regrettably I have way too many bikes but at that price it should move pretty fast I reckon!
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:22 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014