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Forum: Hacks 05-25-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,301
Posted By Farmer1949
Another vote for SMH-10...We only use it for...

Another vote for SMH-10...We only use it for communicating, dumb farmers don't need no iTunes or new fangled Bluetooth tellyphone when yer out enjoying a ride with your sweetie!!!!

SWMBO is hard...
Forum: Hacks 02-10-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,002
Posted By Farmer1949
I have a Hannigan Classic...have mounted it on an...

I have a Hannigan Classic...have mounted it on an 05 Harley Heritage and now have it on an 06 R1200GS...way nicer with more power! I would prefer the taller wheel of their Dual Sport (which is the...
Forum: Hacks 05-21-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,645
Posted By Farmer1949
I expect to see it next week.....looks like we...

I expect to see it next week.....looks like we will harvest Bings late next week:clap

Very Cool Rig.
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,719
Posted By Farmer1949
We started with the inexpensive Nady PMC-2 hard...

We started with the inexpensive Nady PMC-2 hard wired unit and would have made great comedy film subjects as we would forget to unplug before we dismounted. :rofl

We then got the Sena SMH10 and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-14-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By Farmer1949
Should post this in Hacks section for good...

Should post this in Hacks section for good exposure.
Forum: Hacks 10-02-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,521
Posted By Farmer1949
I vote to hack the GS.....I have an 06 GS with a...

I vote to hack the GS.....I have an 06 GS with a Hannigan Classic...can roll around easily and with a DMC subframe on the GS can take off or reinstall in less than 30 min so you can still ride the...
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 112,018
Posted By Farmer1949
Drone... Thanks for the quick reply....As...

Drone...

Thanks for the quick reply....As we know "when momma ain't happy...."

Your rig sets the bar pretty high for us mortals!:rofl
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 112,018
Posted By Farmer1949
More details on this atomic foam please.....Did...

More details on this atomic foam please.....Did you buy a piece from Sargent and then have the boat shop install?
I need to upgrade the seat in or SC and am very interested in this option...
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Forum: Hacks 08-08-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,634
Posted By Farmer1949
Going on the old classroom assumption that if I...

Going on the old classroom assumption that if I have a question so do others....When you say expensive at $300, I'm assuming that is per tire FOB Ohio, correct?

I am interseted but want clarity...
Forum: Hacks 08-07-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,920
Posted By Farmer1949
I bought a used Hannigan Classic sidecar and some...

I bought a used Hannigan Classic sidecar and some attachments used for $1,800. Spent $750 more to get subframe and wiring to mount to HD Heritage.

Then spent $1,000 for a DMC subframe for my 06...
Forum: Hacks 07-04-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,711
Posted By Farmer1949
Be sure to have your potential "monkey" sit in a...

Be sure to have your potential "monkey" sit in a few different sidecars prior to construction. When we first started looking we took a test ride in a Ural and a BMW w/Ural tub....SWMBO loved it! We...
Forum: Hacks 06-04-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,998
Posted By Farmer1949
We use the Sena SMH10 bluetooth system and love...

We use the Sena SMH10 bluetooth system and love it. Search for it on ADV and you'll find a link on who to buy from...he was great to work with and good price....I'd look but am in the middle of...
Forum: Hacks 04-27-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,087
Posted By Farmer1949
Great bending work! Yout kind words about...

Great bending work!

Yout kind words about your wife reminds me of my charming child bride of 40 years now. Also there is a line in Johnny Cash's song about building a car "one piece at a time"...
Forum: Hacks 02-23-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,333
Posted By Farmer1949
Really well done. Why did you use metal supports...

Really well done. Why did you use metal supports for the SC wheel portion rather than 2X4's like you did for the MC portion of the table?

My Dad and Grandfather were the cabinet makers...my level...
Forum: Hacks 02-17-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,391
Posted By Farmer1949
The HF has side wings as an option and round...

The HF has side wings as an option and round openings on the side of the table portion to accept pipes for the "wings".....What I'm wondering is how much down pressure (weight) does the SC tire...
Forum: Hacks 02-13-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,391
Posted By Farmer1949
Old, arthritic, stove up HF table owner here...

Old, arthritic, stove up HF table owner here also....:ear
Forum: Hacks 01-27-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,774
Posted By Farmer1949
I just checked Hallmark's website and couldn't...

I just checked Hallmark's website and couldn't find the Snoopy & Woodstock sidecar card. Is it a Hallmark? I need one of those for my child bride of 39 years! :evil
Forum: Hacks 12-05-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,661
Posted By Farmer1949
I have a Hannigan Classic on a 2005 HD Heritage,...

I have a Hannigan Classic on a 2005 HD Heritage, using the Hannigan brackets. Start to fininsh I can have it off in 20 minutes. I have two 6" caster wheels that bolt on to the frame so the SC stays...
Forum: Hacks 11-30-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,021
Posted By Farmer1949
Hannigan puts a seat in their cars that is an...

Hannigan puts a seat in their cars that is an auto style bucket seat. It reclines, can have a head rest, the top folds down and it slides on two rails. Might be worth a look. The one I have, in a...
Forum: Hacks 11-11-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,683
Posted By Farmer1949
my wife also really prefers it to riding on the...

my wife also really prefers it to riding on the back of a bike. There is an added safety feature in that it is now safe for her to doze off...somethng she has proven she could do on any of our...
Forum: Hacks 09-27-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,419
Posted By Farmer1949
I've got an 05 Heritage with a SC and have been...

I've got an 05 Heritage with a SC and have been sporadically looking for one too, but life keeps getting in my way. Here is one tire that seems to be unavailable any more.....unless you can do better...
Forum: Hacks 09-15-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,013
Posted By Farmer1949
I mounted your sidecar's little brother (regular...

I mounted your sidecar's little brother (regular classic) to my Heritage. Same riding experience...much more fun solo...HOWEVER my wife can fall asleep on the back of any bike, any time, any...
Forum: Hacks 07-12-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,685
Posted By Farmer1949
One more thought, assuming you are new to...

One more thought, assuming you are new to sidecars...Get the yellow book on how to drive a sidecar rig from Jay at DMC, if you haven't yet. It was a great starting point for a complete noob like me....
Forum: Hacks 07-11-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,685
Posted By Farmer1949
I bought a used one that had been on a R1200C...

I bought a used one that had been on a R1200C BMW. I installed it on an 05 heritage and it is a real hoot! It has the brake (not hooked up) and the electric tilt (that I really never us). My wife...
Forum: Hacks 06-26-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,268
Posted By Farmer1949
Look into the Ural "Snowman" rubber dampeners...

Look into the Ural "Snowman" rubber dampeners that go between the SC body and the SC frame. Like a Kong dog toy that a bolt runs thru.....Stock on Urals. Possibly the Airhawk infaltable/adjustable...
Forum: Hacks 06-25-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,268
Posted By Farmer1949
We bought a bullet style mirror similar to this: ...

We bought a bullet style mirror similar to this:
http://cgi.ebay.com/Bullet-Racing-Mirror-HEALEY-MINI-MG-CORTINA-TRIUMPH-/180686308593?pt=AU_Car_Parts_Accessories&hash=item2a11be44f1

And mounted...
Forum: Americas 06-08-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,022
Posted By Farmer1949
Just a possibility...there are translation apps...

Just a possibility...there are translation apps for the smartphones that are better than nothing at all....they also "say" the words....I find it a group activity when I use it in our orhcard with...
Forum: Hacks 05-17-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,906
Posted By Farmer1949
Ivanrider to the courteousy phone, please....

Ivanrider to the courteousy phone, please. Hellooooooo....:ear

If it is the one I'm sure it is, it is a good one. I'l bet 10 pounds of rain soaked cherries that it is Ivanrider's that he sold a...
Forum: Hacks 05-12-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,415
Posted By Farmer1949
Oh I see it now! Thanks, I'm off to town to...

Oh I see it now!

Thanks, I'm off to town to get some....
Forum: Hacks 05-12-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,415
Posted By Farmer1949
Looks great! As a Farmer/fixer of everything,...

Looks great! As a Farmer/fixer of everything, with no formal shop training, I hate to show my ignorance, however, what are those red doo hickeys you are using to square the corners....Are they "store...
Forum: Hacks 01-21-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,369
Posted By Farmer1949
There are many made...have had several on...

There are many made...have had several on Harleys...seems they are not too expensive...can't read them till you dismount on a HD...just Google it and you'll fiind lots of them
Forum: Hacks 01-21-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,410
Posted By Farmer1949
I agree it is beautiful And I want to thank you...

I agree it is beautiful And I want to thank you for your DETAILED thread on its build...must have read/referred to it dozens of times:clap. Lots of good info and infromational pictures.

It seems...
Forum: Hacks 01-14-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,790
Posted By Farmer1949
Chiba You are lucky to live close enough to...

Chiba

You are lucky to live close enough to have Calude do the work. Claude and I talked alot on the phone but couldn't get around the distance issue. As many have said before, he is really a...
Forum: Hacks 01-07-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,790
Posted By Farmer1949
FWIW I have a Hannigan Classic (I bought used)...

FWIW I have a Hannigan Classic (I bought used) mounted on a 2005 HD Heritage. I disconnected it in the fall and reconnected it for Christmas rides...Took me about 45 minutes, start to finish, to hook...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-24-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By Farmer1949
Idarider is soo right....I really do not have my...

Idarider is soo right....I really do not have my priorities straight.

Thanks for the input. Will keep it slow. Now just to get on the road!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-23-2010, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By Farmer1949
This time I really am going to visit my...

This time I really am going to visit my relatives. This work stuff really gets in the way!!! I see the weather looks good and I'll leave in a couple of days. Same Question about the gravel except I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9,899
Views: 2,031,039
Posted By Farmer1949
My favorite response: In 2005 I left Galt,...

My favorite response:

In 2005 I left Galt, CA at 5AM on my 2005 HD Heritage riding to see relatives in Clarkston, WA. It was spectacular weather, traffic was good, just absolutely perfect! I...
Forum: Face plant 07-27-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 33,981
Posted By Farmer1949
Oer about 6 months back in 2005-2006, I had 3...

Oer about 6 months back in 2005-2006, I had 3 different yellow jackets enter my open face helmet helmet, at temple level and then proceed to sting me until I could stop and remove my helmet. Once...
Forum: Hacks 07-24-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,731
Posted By Farmer1949
IMHO, as a total Noob, I'd suggest you hack the...

IMHO, as a total Noob, I'd suggest you hack the BMW.

I just put a used Hannigan Classic ($1,800 off eBay +$600 in brackets/wiring) on a 2005 Harley Heritage. I agree with the previous comment...
Forum: Hacks 07-06-2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,254
Posted By Farmer1949
Great question. We use the Nady system,...

Great question.

We use the Nady system, both with the sidecar and two up...it is adequate, with the wires being less than perfect, or is it my forgetting they are there when I try to...
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