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Forum: Airheads 06-02-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,298
Posted By modgethanc
Ha, yeah! A bicycle spoke threaded through...

Ha, yeah!

A bicycle spoke threaded through the chain kept it from slipping down into the engine. I've generally been pretty paranoid about dropping stuff down that bottomless pit. Fingers crossed!...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,298
Posted By modgethanc
Bingo! You're my hero. Cam and sprocket are now...

Bingo! You're my hero. Cam and sprocket are now happily divorced.

I had thought putting it in gear would do it before, but it wasn't doing the trick. I ended up fishing a tire lever out of the...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,298
Posted By modgethanc
Opening a CM400

I'm in the process of a rebuild on my grumpy little 1980 CM400. I've never done an engine rebuild on my own before, so it's been an interesting series of hitting my head against the wall until...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-15-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8,077
Views: 3,161,964
Posted By modgethanc
Was visiting a friend of mine recently, and his...

Was visiting a friend of mine recently, and his '75 CB360 came out for some sun (he lurks around adv, too, and there's probably some posts somewhere about this troublemaker already). Beautiful stock...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-12-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Way to make me sad, dude. THIS IS A FILE...

Way to make me sad, dude.

THIS IS A FILE PHOTO; I AM NOT CLAIMING THE TAG

http://i919.photobucket.com/albums/ad31/inoccuousinfidel/bmore/bmore-7.jpg
...
Forum: The Garage 09-25-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 175,990
Posted By modgethanc
In the middle of an engine rebuild; figured my...

In the middle of an engine rebuild; figured my cylinder block could use a bath (there's a ton of gunk caked on the outside).

Thanks to Costco for the giant jug of Pine-Sol, and the cute pink...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-19-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By modgethanc
Thanks, Shane! I will have more RRs when I have a...

Thanks, Shane! I will have more RRs when I have a bike again :D
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-19-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
http://i919.photobucket.com/albums/ad31/inoccuousi...

http://i919.photobucket.com/albums/ad31/inoccuousinfidel/bmore/400rebuild-08.jpg

Well, I'm not going anywhere on my girl these days anyway, but that doesn't mean the tag should stop moving, guys :p
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-17-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By modgethanc
PART THREE The thought of riding my bike...

PART THREE

The thought of riding my bike anywhere again after this still turns my stomach a little. The last time I sat on my bike, I was in the process of chucking it off the loading ramp of a...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-17-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By modgethanc
PART TWO This section is more words than...

PART TWO

This section is more words than pictures; I had such an awful time that I really didn't have much of a chance to step back for a moment and document anything.

It rained overnight, but...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-17-2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By modgethanc
PIT->BWI, or: an exercise in character building

It's taken me a while to be able to process this past weekend enough for me to be able to write something coherent about it, and I'm still not sure I can do it properly, but it'll be a good exercise...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-07-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
clearly someone should arrange for the tag to get...

clearly someone should arrange for the tag to get back on our side of the state and make life easier for the mapkeeper :evil
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-31-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Looks like a beautiful ride across the state....

Looks like a beautiful ride across the state. Pity I can't make it out that far :(
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-30-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,665
Posted By modgethanc
Reading faceplants scares the crap out of me....

Reading faceplants scares the crap out of me. Looking up photos of motorcycle wrecks makes me want to sell my bike and go back cages. Being terrified of what could happen if things go wrong helps to...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-30-2010, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Finally! I was going to try and fit that ride...

Finally! I was going to try and fit that ride into my schedule this week just so Dennis doesn't get it. I was up at the Lake Arthur tag spot a few days ago:

http://i37.tinypic.com/2hqazh3.jpg
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-25-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
I know where it is, I've just been at work too...

I know where it is, I've just been at work too inconveniently to go for it :cry It looks like such a nice ride out there, too.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-22-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Nice grab. I think I've seen your bike around.

Nice grab. I think I've seen your bike around.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-21-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Well, no one said it couldn't be :D

Well, no one said it couldn't be :D
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-21-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
There's another clue for you :p

There's another clue for you :p
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2010, 08:21 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
New tag: ...

New tag:

http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/436ft.jpg

Hint: 1960 world series
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
It's actually a Nelson-Rigg tank bag; came free...

It's actually a Nelson-Rigg tank bag; came free with the bike and I've never felt the need to replace it. It's magnetic, so getting it off and on is quick and easy, and generally holds everything I...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-20-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/stluke...

http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/stluke.jpg

http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/stlukesign.jpg

st luke's church at 40.384408, -80.090272
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-19-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Or in academia :p

Or in academia :p
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-18-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Come get the tag, then ;)

Come get the tag, then ;)
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-17-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
I've been lurking for months waiting for a chance...

I've been lurking for months waiting for a chance to start filling in the map in good ol' Allegheny County! Anything to keep it out of the east side of the state :evil
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-17-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
The skull is eating your bike om nom nom.

The skull is eating your bike om nom nom.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-17-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
:clap

:clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-16-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
If whoever dropped the tag approves of the grab,...

If whoever dropped the tag approves of the grab, I should think that's enough. It's obviously the same location, just a different angle on the building.

Anyway, here's the new tag:
...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-15-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
It's only a couple of miles away from where I am,...

It's only a couple of miles away from where I am, so I had to go for it; the tag doesn't spend enough time in Pittsburgh ;)

New tag will be up tomorrow.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-15-2010, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/hellop...

http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/hellopaul.jpg
http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bleep/consoltag.jpg

Consol Energy Center (40.43884,-79.990855)
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-16-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
You parked in the no-parking spot! With handicap...

You parked in the no-parking spot! With handicap stripes, too.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-03-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Yessss, a little closer, a little more....

Yessss, a little closer, a little more....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-02-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Man, I've been meaning to go there for years. I'm...

Man, I've been meaning to go there for years. I'm not really up for a 500 mile round trip, though, and that's not really an area I'd want to pitch a tent on for a night. Something about a smoldering...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-02-2010, 01:07 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Dennis never comes out west, he just jokes about...

Dennis never comes out west, he just jokes about it all the time. But I would go for an Erie tag.

I am more annoyed about PA's liquor laws than the fireworks ones; PA just doesn't want to have to...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-01-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
That's actually something I've been wondering for...

That's actually something I've been wondering for a while; I spent my adolescent years in NJ, so I learned to not pump my own gas when I had a car (fun times when I moved to PA and had to figure out...
Forum: The Garage 06-28-2010, 10:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,189
Posted By modgethanc
I would second trying to find a garage to rent; I...

I would second trying to find a garage to rent; I don't know about LA, but it's not that hard to find a stand-alone garage where I live (Pittsburgh). My wrenching buddy rents a two-car garage for his...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-08-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8,077
Views: 3,161,964
Posted By modgethanc
http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bluup/oldsch...

http://no-leverage.com/dump/photodump/bluup/oldschool-01.jpg

i don't own any of the bikes pictured, but this beautiful pair showed up randomly on a nice day and pulled right in to the campus...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-30-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Fuel gauge? My fuel gauge is I shake the bike and...

Fuel gauge? My fuel gauge is I shake the bike and if I hear sloshing, I know I've still got fuel ;D
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-30-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12,266
Views: 957,291
Posted By modgethanc
Aw, I wanted to go to the zoo. I haven't been...

Aw, I wanted to go to the zoo. I haven't been there since last summer.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2010, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9,270
Views: 1,849,450
Posted By modgethanc
I was sitting around a coffee shop the other day,...

I was sitting around a coffee shop the other day, using my laptop, when this dude sitting nearby points to my pile of riding gear and says, 'Sweet helmet. Do you have a bike?'

So I looked at him...
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