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Forum: Americas 08-28-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 411
Posted By mikejjmay
Dl650 stroms are priced high in the Midwest for...

Dl650 stroms are priced high in the Midwest for some reason. I just got a nice klr with 20k on it fully farkled for $1500. I would look along those lines

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Forum: Hacks 08-23-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,152
Views: 303,771
Posted By mikejjmay
Ahhh very good idea. Maybe put it on the inside...

Ahhh very good idea. Maybe put it on the inside of some pipe insulator cut in half as well so it kind of functions as a cap, and not just resting on top.

Now you got my bring working again....
Forum: Hacks 08-23-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 1,152
Views: 303,771
Posted By mikejjmay
Are your foam pads along the armrests just stuck...

Are your foam pads along the armrests just stuck on? I need to do something like that for my pup, but they need to be removable so my tonneau cover will work when he is not riding along.
Forum: Hacks 08-22-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 52,945
Posted By mikejjmay
this thread is seriously lacking in commissioner...

this thread is seriously lacking in commissioner Justin pics....im just saying...
Forum: Beasts 08-21-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3,734
Views: 676,104
Posted By mikejjmay
damn maybe ill just stick with the MC tires then!

damn maybe ill just stick with the MC tires then!
Forum: Beasts 08-20-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3,734
Views: 676,104
Posted By mikejjmay
Not setting a darkside debate off here, i have a...

Not setting a darkside debate off here, i have a sidecar attached to my wee. Can anyone confirm a car tire size for the dl650. I know the 1000 is different .

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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-18-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,481
Posted By mikejjmay
Ive done it twice. I would not do it with a...

Ive done it twice. I would not do it with a craigslist or ebay bike without a 3rd party inspection. Both times I did it they were bikes listed on forums only (sidecar.com, this forum) and I searched...
Forum: Hacks 08-17-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,571
Posted By mikejjmay
http://www.autozone.com/autozone/accessories/Dural...

http://www.autozone.com/autozone/accessories/Duralast-1500-lbs-motorcycle-jack/_/N-26p2?itemIdentifier=838127_0_0_

This one. $69. Not too bad. Have used it on the lawnmower too, so its handy for a...
Forum: Hacks 08-16-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,571
Posted By mikejjmay
Yep, i just use one of those standard floor jacks...

Yep, i just use one of those standard floor jacks for motorcycles (with the 2 arms) I think I got it at autozone for like $80.

For oil changes (just did one last night), I roll the front wheel...
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,276
Posted By mikejjmay
There really isnt, since most urals have the...

There really isnt, since most urals have the sidecars attached they seem to be mostly discussed in the hacks section.

You may want to try soviet steeds for more specific issues
Forum: Hacks 08-16-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
SOOOOO jealous. I wanted that rig so bad, just...

SOOOOO jealous. I wanted that rig so bad, just lacked the funds! Enjoy, looks like a really nice one:clap
Forum: Hacks 08-15-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,571
Posted By mikejjmay
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/16/9ugemute.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/16/9ugemute.jpg

My older guys first ride ever. Loved it!

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Forum: Hacks 08-14-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,615
Posted By mikejjmay
Ok so DRONE just posted in another thread on...

Ok so DRONE just posted in another thread on here. Now we know he is ignoring us on purpose....
Forum: Hacks 08-14-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
R1200 with ural, at a dealer ...

R1200 with ural, at a dealer

http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/csw/mcd/4617882240.html

1999 ural

http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/wsh/mcy/4610224023.html


Harley with $5k worth of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-14-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 33,351
Posted By mikejjmay
Loving the updates. Have you ever had an issues...

Loving the updates. Have you ever had an issues with track riding (in terms of legality, etc)?
Forum: Hacks 08-12-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
I'm sure Justin is pretty caustic about it...

I'm sure Justin is pretty caustic about it too....those Schnauzers will just sit there and snort til its dialed in perfectly
Forum: Hacks 08-12-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
Only ever heard good things

Only ever heard good things
Forum: Hacks 08-12-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
and to be clear, my comments were not on the...

and to be clear, my comments were not on the quality of the rig at all. Having bought a sidecar, mounts, and links from Jay I am very happy with what I have received, and the quality was good. I was...
Forum: Hacks 08-11-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By mikejjmay
Actually if memory serves i think the 5x8 will...

Actually if memory serves i think the 5x8 will work if the handle bars will stick out above the sides (which they will if it is only 18" sides).

I seem to recall guys using 4x8 trailers with a...
Forum: Hacks 08-11-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
You see them pop up for that, but how many rigs...

You see them pop up for that, but how many rigs have we seen on here that what is being asked for is no where near what they can get (the $28k vstrom rig comes to mind) . Also, is it really a custom...
Forum: Hacks 08-11-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
I guess im just confused....that bike sells...

I guess im just confused....that bike sells around here for $18k. So its $30k worth of work and sidecar?
Forum: Hacks 08-08-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,615
Posted By mikejjmay
no better day than a Friday...come on

no better day than a Friday...come on
Forum: Hacks 08-07-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 568,542
Posted By mikejjmay
I was just gonna say, cut that in half, then...

I was just gonna say, cut that in half, then start dropping the price from there.

Sad thing is, someone who knows no better and has more money than brains will prolly pay something crazy
Forum: Road warriors 08-02-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By mikejjmay
And also, live in a climate where you can get...

And also, live in a climate where you can get enough to recoup that investment. Obviously in CA it would be great for you, but I commute 60 miles each day, but being limited to 6 mo riding a year...
Forum: Hacks 08-02-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,571
Posted By mikejjmay
Gotta love saturdays at the office. No that is...

Gotta love saturdays at the office. No that is not a beer in the cuzie

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/02/aqunybeq.jpg

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Forum: Day Trippin' 08-02-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 33,351
Posted By mikejjmay
Do you think the cylinder heads on the BMW would...

Do you think the cylinder heads on the BMW would stand up to a low speed tip over, or are they pretty thin? (like the kind you may get just catching a bad rut, foot slipping on mug/gravel, etc...)
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-02-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 33,351
Posted By mikejjmay
Love the report. Check it every couple days at...

Love the report. Check it every couple days at work and its a nice break.

I notice you dont have any crash bars/ fall over protection. In your switch to this style of riding, have you had any...
Forum: Hacks 08-01-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,615
Posted By mikejjmay
bump for the importance of this thread

bump for the importance of this thread
Forum: Hacks 07-31-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,615
Posted By mikejjmay
Come on man don't keep us waiting!

Come on man don't keep us waiting!
Forum: Hacks 07-31-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,310
Posted By mikejjmay
See my last post in my ongoing thread ...

See my last post in my ongoing thread

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=966130&page=3

They are not a true complete "leading leg" in the sense of the traditional ones, but they...
Forum: Hacks 07-31-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,310
Posted By mikejjmay
To update my earlier post, I got the leading legs...

To update my earlier post, I got the leading legs (not a whole leading link front end) for my strom rig.

I know I said earlier I never felt the need, but now that I have them its like cruise...
Forum: Hacks 07-29-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,571
Posted By mikejjmay
Couple more from this last week. Some nice...

Couple more from this last week.

Some nice turn off of of the river road, think it was across from Red wing

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3899/14594707418_f1fa7ed977_o.jpg...
Forum: Hacks 07-29-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 967
Posted By mikejjmay
Done it before on a hack with no problems. I...

Done it before on a hack with no problems. I think the issues come on bikes when they are in-line (i.e. a two wheeled bike, you would not want one type up front, another in the back). With a Hack you...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-28-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,709
Posted By mikejjmay
Skirt the two lakes. Head NW to door county, then...

Skirt the two lakes. Head NW to door county, then keep going North along the west shore of lake michigan.

Then go north until you cant anymore, and head west along the sounthern side of lake...
Forum: Hacks 07-24-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2,704
Views: 421,473
Posted By mikejjmay
FYI, Harley (when they had it as a more readily...

FYI, Harley (when they had it as a more readily available option) started at $9k just to bolt on a sidecar. No leading, no brake, no other options. $9k was the base, and it went up exponentially from...
Forum: Equipment 07-24-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,704
Posted By mikejjmay
I agree. Their rack I bought for my KLR was shit,...

I agree. Their rack I bought for my KLR was shit, didn't fit worth a dam. All they could tell me over the phone was "leave all the bolts loose until they are all started".

That doesn't help much...
Forum: Hacks 07-24-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,307
Posted By mikejjmay
Riding home from work yesterday from the cities,...

Riding home from work yesterday from the cities, down 61 and the river road, there were so many Beemers coming up to the cities. Even saw a hack or two in there (looked like an 80's beemer with an...
Forum: Hacks 07-22-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,803
Posted By mikejjmay
No you arent fooling yourself, 3 wheels is more...

No you arent fooling yourself, 3 wheels is more stable than 2, but ice is ice, and it is easy to have the rear tire push out if you catch some of it.

My friend here has a cozy on his 06 triumph....
Forum: Hacks 07-18-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 52,945
Posted By mikejjmay
I got nothin but time DB

I got nothin but time DB
Forum: Hacks 07-18-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 52,945
Posted By mikejjmay
Im confused by this all.....so is DB's rig ok or...

Im confused by this all.....so is DB's rig ok or what is going on?
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