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Forum: Airheads 07-04-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By Jim K in PA
If you want high pipes, there is no "cheap"...

If you want high pipes, there is no "cheap" route. Build them yourself or pay someone to build them.

I started with GS head pipes, flipped them, then built the rest myself.
...
Forum: Airheads 07-04-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By Jim K in PA
Search again for ISDT, and you will find lots of...

Search again for ISDT, and you will find lots of threads.

GS exhaust is high exit, not a full "high pipe" system. If all you are looking for is a high exit system, then there are aftermarket...
Forum: Hacks 07-03-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,604
Posted By Jim K in PA
OK - I see where you're going. You didn't give...

OK - I see where you're going. You didn't give us much to go on! :D

Then what you want is an air actuator (cylinder), not an air bag.
...
Forum: Hacks 07-02-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,604
Posted By Jim K in PA
Because if you use an air bag in the position of...

Because if you use an air bag in the position of the adjuster you posted a picture of, it becomes a dynamic part of the suspension, rather than static. Air is compressible, fluid is not, so as you...
Forum: Hacks 06-30-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,302
Posted By Jim K in PA
Great shots down in the carousel and coming onto...

Great shots down in the carousel and coming onto the main straight. I miss racing there. SP is where I got my comp license.

Sorry I missed this gathering, but we'll be out on the road before...
Forum: Hacks 06-30-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,604
Posted By Jim K in PA
Pardon my ignorance, but is the adjuster to...

Pardon my ignorance, but is the adjuster to compensate for load, or just ride height? If for height, what is the desired range of movement?

I looked seriously into airbags for my Jeep, but did...
Forum: Hacks 06-29-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By Jim K in PA
Restricted gimbal is what I am anticipating.

Restricted gimbal is what I am anticipating.
Forum: Hacks 06-29-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By Jim K in PA
Cool. As I thought, and I am curious to see how...

Cool. As I thought, and I am curious to see how you do it.

:lurk
Forum: Hacks 06-29-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By Jim K in PA
Interesting! Looking forward to the mount design...

Interesting! Looking forward to the mount design reveal. Single non-swinging wheel will make pivoting at the rig necessary, no?
Forum: Hacks 06-29-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,019
Posted By Jim K in PA
Thanks for the nice words, guys. ...

Thanks for the nice words, guys.



:thumb



Yep - I ordered them from Summit (http://www.summitracing.com/parts/sum-g1958/overview/), but commonly available, and are sized for 5/8" rim hole.
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,719
Posted By Jim K in PA
Fantastic - the picture, the kid, the experience....

Fantastic - the picture, the kid, the experience. Good job, dad. :D
Forum: Airheads 06-28-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1,467
Views: 765,511
Posted By Jim K in PA
Not sure if this has been posted before, but I...

Not sure if this has been posted before, but I just came across it accidentally while googling Dells. Quite the monster.
...
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,019
Posted By Jim K in PA
Next steps before getting back on the road are;...

Next steps before getting back on the road are; bleed the front brakes; fit the seat pan with some bumpers on the sub-frame; hang the left side cover; re-mount the sidecar fender to reduce the 9"(!)...
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,717
Posted By Jim K in PA
Das slippery slope! She'll be like new...

Das slippery slope!

She'll be like new again. :D
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,019
Posted By Jim K in PA
The wheels have 5/8" holes for the valve stems,...

The wheels have 5/8" holes for the valve stems, not the smaller 11mm holes like most bike rims have. So I wound up getting some steel stems from a speed shop. The rear and sidecar wheel could use...
Forum: Hacks 06-28-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,019
Posted By Jim K in PA
OK - I finally have made progress worth posting...

OK - I finally have made progress worth posting up. At least worth it to me, since it was a Royal PITA to get to this point:
...
Forum: Airheads 06-28-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 1,736,285
Posted By Jim K in PA
Really well done! That looks like an R65 master...

Really well done! That looks like an R65 master cylinder.
Forum: Airheads 06-28-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 23,470
Posted By Jim K in PA
Holy hell, dude! Looks fantastic. Putting tube...

Holy hell, dude! Looks fantastic. Putting tube in the slab for a heated floor? :lol3

Let me know when the slab-christening (beer spilling) is scheduled. :D
Forum: Airheads 06-28-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 8,285
Views: 1,736,285
Posted By Jim K in PA
More pics of that airbox, too, please! ...

More pics of that airbox, too, please!

Intersting faux toaster side panels.

Overall nicest /6 I have seen in a long time. A lot going on with this bike.
Forum: Airheads 06-27-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,473
Posted By Jim K in PA
:lol3 Glad you found the issue, and that you...

:lol3

Glad you found the issue, and that you are maintaining your sense of insanity. Roll on, brutha. :thumb
Forum: Hacks 06-25-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,302
Posted By Jim K in PA
You going to the Finger Lakes rally? I have...

You going to the Finger Lakes rally? I have never been. This might be the year.
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,473
Posted By Jim K in PA
Pics dude. We have simple minds and need...

Pics dude. We have simple minds and need pictures . . . :D
Forum: Hacks 06-25-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,302
Posted By Jim K in PA
Look for a visit from us this fall. Maybe...

Look for a visit from us this fall. Maybe another event?? Would love a sidecar trip up to the Finger Lakes.

I still have not got the wheels back on Olga yet. Hope to this weekend.
Forum: Hacks 06-25-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,302
Posted By Jim K in PA
:cry Wish we could be there. I'm stuck in...

:cry

Wish we could be there. I'm stuck in Dallas TX for work and not getting back to PA until the wee hours of Saturday AM.

I hope you guys don't get washed out too bad down there. We are...
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 621
Posted By Jim K in PA
My '75 does not have that hump.

My '75 does not have that hump.
Forum: Airheads 06-23-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 492
Posted By Jim K in PA
Many threads on this topic. Best to use Google...

Many threads on this topic. Best to use Google to search the site rather than the terrible local search engine. Handlebar MC swaps are fairly common.
Forum: Airheads 06-23-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,473
Posted By Jim K in PA
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Vendors 06-21-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 97,770
Posted By Jim K in PA
Thanks again, Mike. Looks like I should take a...

Thanks again, Mike. Looks like I should take a trip down to Philly and check them out in person.
Forum: Airheads 06-20-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,349
Posted By Jim K in PA
Excellent. Thanks Matt!!

Excellent. Thanks Matt!!
Forum: Vendors 06-20-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 97,770
Posted By Jim K in PA
Thanks Mike, but the Pro does not offer me enough...

Thanks Mike, but the Pro does not offer me enough over the regular C3 to justify the added cost. I also already have a nearly new Sena setup that works great, so no advantage for the built in...
Forum: Airheads 06-20-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,349
Posted By Jim K in PA
Dafook????? Looks fantastic, but there has to be...

Dafook????? Looks fantastic, but there has to be some effort involved.

How did you adapt the rotors to the wheel hub?

I can look it up, but if you know, what is the bore of the Gixxer master...
Forum: Airheads 06-20-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,473
Posted By Jim K in PA
:lol3 Umm, I'm in the sticks. We were...

:lol3

Umm, I'm in the sticks. We were amazed when a DD opened up in T-ville. We ain't got not stinkin' Strawbux here. We can go over to Pocono H-D and make them scratch their heads on what it...
Forum: Vendors 06-20-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 97,770
Posted By Jim K in PA
It's been almost a year since this thread was...

It's been almost a year since this thread was poked, so I'll give it a go.

Given the radio silence since last summer on the face shield pivot tension, has this been rectified on more recent helmet...
Forum: Airheads 06-19-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,473
Posted By Jim K in PA
Pat - if you head west on I-80 toward Cali - I am...

Pat - if you head west on I-80 toward Cali - I am 90 miles west of NYC in the Poconos. Exit 299, then two miles south on Rt 715. Check your PMs for mah dijits. Shop with tools, place to rest your...
Forum: Hacks 06-18-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,717
Posted By Jim K in PA
"Someone" at Boxer Metal does! :D ...

"Someone" at Boxer Metal does! :D

http://boxermetal.com/bmw_motorcycle_parts-2/#!/Frame-Braces/p/13218157/category=3027387
Forum: Airheads 06-18-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,348
Posted By Jim K in PA
Very nice! R90, Avonaire fairing, Heinrich tank...

Very nice! R90, Avonaire fairing, Heinrich tank . . . something about that combination speaks to me. :lol3
...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-17-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 892
Posted By Jim K in PA
Great stuff, Kevin. Thanks for sharing. It...

Great stuff, Kevin. Thanks for sharing.

It was a similar evening here yesterday, and my son and I took a nice ride around our local roads. He on his Buell P3, and me on Otto. No pub stops, but...
Forum: Hacks 06-16-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,057
Posted By Jim K in PA
Well how do you do. Thanks FR. But Holee...

Well how do you do. Thanks FR. But Holee Samolians that is expensive!

It also occurred to me that Chris C can probably get them too, since he imports Steib chairs and parts.

Good to know. I...
Forum: Hacks 06-16-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,057
Posted By Jim K in PA
Thanks for the feedback, OM. The cobra...

Thanks for the feedback, OM.

The cobra lamp/handle is something that I would probably not use, due to the challenge of finding one!
Forum: Airheads 06-16-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,365
Poll: Slash 2
Views: 252,568
Posted By Jim K in PA
"Corvair"??? Mein Gott, nein,nein, nein. Eienen...

"Corvair"??? Mein Gott, nein,nein, nein. Eienen Porsche motoren, naturlich. :D

http://www.easonauto.com/images/a_shop_pics_001.jpg
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