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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 07:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,128
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I think the 1st Sportsters were about as close as...

I think the 1st Sportsters were about as close as you can get for a factory streetfighter .Big motor in a small package with all luxuries stripped off. They were badass back in the day.
Forum: Battle scooters Yesterday, 07:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 950
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I've worked on a friends CH80 that had the same...

I've worked on a friends CH80 that had the same symptoms and it was tight valves and it had less than 8k on it . On my own CH 80 I had to remove an inline filter that I had installed because it...
Forum: The Garage 09-20-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Why the hell would you do all that when you can...

Why the hell would you do all that when you can buy a small 12 v that will fit easily in a tankbag with plenty of room to spare.
Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 876
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
At that price buy 2 and use one for parts. Looks...

At that price buy 2 and use one for parts. Looks like the only thing you could carry in the side cases are a couple of toasted cheese sammiches.:lol3
Forum: Old's Cool 09-14-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 1,570
Views: 214,855
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
With your hand on the handlebars the mirrors will...

With your hand on the handlebars the mirrors will be over your head.:eek1
Forum: Orange Crush 09-14-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,385
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
How would just replacing a chain result in those...

How would just replacing a chain result in those scratches. There is virtually no disassembly required as they would pull the master link off ,attach the new chain to the old one with the new link ...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Just found out I have another grandkid on the...

Just found out I have another grandkid on the way,hope this ones a girl.:norton
Forum: Old's Cool 09-08-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,359
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
They're back in love!:lol3

They're back in love!:lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 09-08-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I'm sure mine was never apart before I purchased...

I'm sure mine was never apart before I purchased it and all I've done since is pull the variator and clutch apart and clean all the ancient grease and dirt out and reassemble it.I did run it with the...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-07-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Did you also read about the wildly optimistic...

Did you also read about the wildly optimistic speedo?
Forum: Battle scooters 09-07-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I don't see how it would be possible to get 60...

I don't see how it would be possible to get 60 out of one.At 50 its absolutely screaming plus I've read a few reviews myself and have never seen the Aero rated that high.Even if you somehow changed...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-07-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
That's the problem with mine.It likes 35-40mph...

That's the problem with mine.It likes 35-40mph but the roads around here demand 45-50 so as not to get run over. So I'm running maxed out all the time.
Forum: The Garage 09-07-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
The master cyl needs to be bled of all air in...

The master cyl needs to be bled of all air in order to work.Try plugging the threaded opening and se if it builds pressure as its pumped and bled.Just pumping it with nothing hooked up will result in...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-07-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I've ordered a 'topend gasket set' from another...

I've ordered a 'topend gasket set' from another co. in the UK. named 'Wemoto' . I've received confirmation on both piston and gasket orders so now its wait and see.In the meantime I'm going to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 33,142
Views: 8,084,281
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Comin down next week,gonna hit 16 in WV and run...

Comin down next week,gonna hit 16 in WV and run it into NC.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-03-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Piston and rings are ordered from JT's...

Piston and rings are ordered from JT's motorcycles in the UK. Now I find that the gaskets are obsolete. I can easily reuse the headgasket but I'll have to make a basegasket. What a pain in the ass...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-03-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Wentwest ,I checked out your lead in the UK. and...

Wentwest ,I checked out your lead in the UK. and they only offer standard sizes but there is a place on Ebay claiming to have them and list them as the same for a certain Suzuki 250 twin.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-03-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I finally tore into it today and as I suspected...

I finally tore into it today and as I suspected it will need a piston and rings along with a bore job if I can locate an oversize piston and rings.
Forum: Road warriors 08-29-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3,661
Views: 405,034
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Yea ,prostock motorcycle dragracing is quite the...

Yea ,prostock motorcycle dragracing is quite the joke right now. The rules force you to use a 100 yr old engine design to be able to compete,:eek1 while guys on street legal bikes with no wheelie...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-27-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,877
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
A buddy bought a new Honda Forza scooter and we...

A buddy bought a new Honda Forza scooter and we looked high and low for a helmet hook to use the cable and couldn't find one.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-24-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,868
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Hell, I think it would be easier to graft another...

Hell, I think it would be easier to graft another cyl. onto it. I applaud your skills and ambition but what is the ultimate goal here. Is there some sort of competition amongst owners of these...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-24-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,359
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Kind of seems like 2 sides of the same coin.

Kind of seems like 2 sides of the same coin.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-23-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,359
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
You better have the title in your possession and...

You better have the title in your possession and in your name along with 2 other forms of ID. when you pull this move.Also,don't go alone,be sober,and get your shit and GTF out of there.At the 1st...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-21-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,568
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
The battery rating is fine as long as he didn't...

The battery rating is fine as long as he didn't install it to mask a hard cranking problem. I've owned and serviced numerous Katanas,Gsxr's,and Bandits ,some with over 50-70 thousand miles that were...
Forum: 2 smokers 08-21-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
On what planet do you need that kind of...

On what planet do you need that kind of power?Plus,those things vibrated you to death at what they were. I think I have early onset artritis in my hands from riding big bore 2 strokes. I'm not sure...
Forum: The Garage 08-18-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,856
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
It worked fine on sportbike tires.

It worked fine on sportbike tires.
Forum: The Garage 08-17-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,856
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I have the Nomar adapter for my Coats and after...

I have the Nomar adapter for my Coats and after trying it for awhile I took it off. It's a pain in the ass if the tire has any kind of stiff sidewall like most big cruisers have. It takes 2 people to...
Forum: 2 smokers 08-17-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I reread your post and I think you're serious so...

I reread your post and I think you're serious so here it is. A2 stroke crankcase is totally sealed off from the area of the engine cases that houses the trans. In your particular model the intake...
Forum: 2 smokers 08-17-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Are you trying too pull someones leg here or are...

Are you trying too pull someones leg here or are you unfamiliar with a 2 stroke motor.?
Forum: Battle scooters 08-17-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I haven't touched it yet,got too much other work...

I haven't touched it yet,got too much other work in the shop right now.Plus I have a few other steeds to ride so its not a pressing issue. I have had no luck finding anywhere to purchase a piston but...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-17-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Batteries don't lose electrolyte,they lose water...

Batteries don't lose electrolyte,they lose water ,which should be replaced . The acid in the electrolyte is absorbed by the plates and never leaves the battery. By adding more electrolyte you throw...
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Pick up a used motor for the KLR and rebuild the...

Pick up a used motor for the KLR and rebuild the other at your leisure.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-11-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 12,061
Views: 1,527,699
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I think maybe the exhaust pipe is stuck up her...

I think maybe the exhaust pipe is stuck up her ass and she's inflating.:lol3
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-11-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 870
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Just remember,loud pipes save lives.:lol3

Just remember,loud pipes save lives.:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,439
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Looks like another nuts in the gas tank bike to...

Looks like another nuts in the gas tank bike to me.:lol3
Forum: New Zealand 08-10-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,615
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I usually just miss a gear.:lol3

I usually just miss a gear.:lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 08-05-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
2stroke rings and 4 stroke rings are totally...

2stroke rings and 4 stroke rings are totally different.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-05-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 129,903
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Partzilla lists the parts as obsolete the same as...

Partzilla lists the parts as obsolete the same as every other supplier. But I'm putting the cart before the horse. I haven't torn it down yet.
Forum: The Garage 08-04-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,986
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
I apologize .

I apologize .
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-04-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 33,142
Views: 8,084,281
Posted By baloneyskin daddy
Kind of makes you wonder who set up a course with...

Kind of makes you wonder who set up a course with a turn directly towards a gasoline pump!:lol3
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