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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-08-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Hell that's an easy one-the bilateral function of...

Hell that's an easy one-the bilateral function of the camshaw ringback has failed, allowing the modulator to overpressurize the backwash tank.....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-04-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,646
Posted By Motomedic
FWIW, I used the same method to repair my bike,...

FWIW, I used the same method to repair my bike, with one difference- I never transferred the "beans" to the old housing. While the new housing looked different than the old, it measured the same, so...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-01-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
After all. we are talking about two different...

After all. we are talking about two different tool kits- :evil
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-01-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
I'd be glad to make a service call to Mexico-but...

I'd be glad to make a service call to Mexico-but we'll have to talk about a "travel" service fee....:deal

Which bike is he on? The Flying Brick?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-15-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
To quote a famous saying, originating eons ago, ...

To quote a famous saying, originating eons ago,


To the Bar!!! :freaky
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-14-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
I kinda like Robin's idea of cat herding. :evil ...

I kinda like Robin's idea of cat herding. :evil

Put some food out and see who/what shows up!



Ummm, would that be considered "baiting"? :patch
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-11-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
I refer you to my earlier post about cats,...

I refer you to my earlier post about cats, herding and Tacos de gato.....:D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-08-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Ah, but there's your problem. I'm trying my...

Ah, but there's your problem.

I'm trying my hand at cat herding.

You need a cat trainer. Can't help you there. :D

Looking forward to next week. :freaky
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-06-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Okay,it's time to try another meet-up. Hopefully...

Okay,it's time to try another meet-up. Hopefully this time y'all can find the time to make this one.

As for the date, in deference to Ladybug's schedule, I'm suggesting next Saturday evening, the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-02-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
So the saga continues.... JP was a little...

So the saga continues....


JP was a little bummed about the whole thing, what with the uncertainty of the repair and all, so he bought a used fleabay motor. Another day turning bolts and the new...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-31-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Ya gotta pick the day I'm replacing the trans in...

Ya gotta pick the day I'm replacing the trans in the Scoobie.....:bluduh
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-28-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
I can't remember where I stopped to take the pic,...

I can't remember where I stopped to take the pic, but we went in behind Fernan lake and came out at Ohio Match Road. Maybe Burnt Cabin Road? :dunno
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-27-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Winter is indeed coming.... ...

Winter is indeed coming....

http://motomedic.smugmug.com/Other/Camera-Awesome-Photos/i-GTXG2zj/0/M/CA_10271416562867-M.jpg
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-27-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
<iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no"...

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Seems...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-15-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Just when I had the herd o' cats heading in a...

Just when I had the herd o' cats heading in a direction, WHAM!

It's like roaches in a New York hotel room when the light goes on! :rofl

Okay, so tonight's get-together is cancelled due to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-15-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Since y'all are dropping like flies, should we...

Since y'all are dropping like flies, should we reschedule for a night we can all make it?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-14-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
LocTite RC680 is rated to 400 degrees.... ...

LocTite RC680 is rated to 400 degrees....

Just sayin' :D
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-13-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
So, no drilling, no tapping.... And no pics....

So, no drilling, no tapping....

And no pics. :rofl

The crank is spinning again. Saturday night we pressed in a slightly modified freeze plug with some green Loctite retaining compound, and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-13-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
I was around all summer, but after being caught...

I was around all summer, but after being caught by the sudden gust of gravity in July, I really haven't done any decent rides, asides from a couple fun little blasts on my Buell.

Got a couple of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-10-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
Looks like the beginnings of a party! So,...

Looks like the beginnings of a party!

So, are the Conkling Marina boys gonna make an appearance? ScooterSteve? Alpha One Nine?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-09-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 362
Posted By Motomedic
FWIW, I've been a wheelsmith for 30 years, and...

FWIW, I've been a wheelsmith for 30 years, and I've used a torque wrench on my spokes once or maybe twice....

Even tension is way more important than a specific tension. Get the thing...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-09-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5,781
Views: 335,948
Posted By Motomedic
We need to schedule a Meet-up before all y'all...

We need to schedule a Meet-up before all y'all snowbirds head for warmer waters.

Wednesday, the 15th. Next week. 7pm. Place of gathering open to suggestion. I like the Mexican place we met at on...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-07-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
This engine had no oil pressure after the plug...

This engine had no oil pressure after the plug popped out. Not at idle, not at speed, nothing. Oil was going everywhere it should, just with little to no pressure. If your light goes off with some...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-07-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
KTM's response? "Just drill & tap and make a new...

KTM's response? "Just drill & tap and make a new threaded plug".

Needless to say my response was "are you fucking kidding me?" Guess I gotta figger it out on my own. Of course, they had no real...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-06-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
So, just to clarify- when the noise appeared...

So, just to clarify- when the noise appeared suddenly, JP shut it off immediately & called for a rescue. Total running time with the plug out less than 3 minutes, after all the starts to check...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-05-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
I had oil everywhere (multiple passages) just no...

I had oil everywhere (multiple passages) just no pressure. Haven't looked at rod bearings yet but all the other plain bearings still look good. No apparent play in the rods, no galling at the cam...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-05-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
Oil pressure on the big beasts runs around 40 psi...

Oil pressure on the big beasts runs around 40 psi or so, or at least it should be. It does look a bit like a steel freeze plug, and of course it's not listed as a separate part. Only available from...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-04-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,043
Posted By Motomedic
Have I found a new way to lose oil pressure?

So, my buddy brought me his 950 with the top end sounding horrendous, and the oil light lit. Said he was riding along and the noise happened suddenly. After the fact, he changed the oil and filter...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-27-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,783
Posted By Motomedic
Don't forget about the bilateral functions of the...

Don't forget about the bilateral functions of the camshaw ringback!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-23-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,404
Posted By Motomedic
http://www.plugup.com/the_S_plug_earcanal_stereo_e...

http://www.plugup.com/the_S_plug_earcanal_stereo_earbuds_p/s%2022-3.5-4.5.htm
Forum: The Garage 09-19-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,617
Posted By Motomedic
Lock a cat inside? :dg

Lock a cat inside? :dg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-18-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,005
Posted By Motomedic
Some awful stinky bait in this here...

Some awful stinky bait in this here thread....:rolleyes
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-15-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,829
Posted By Motomedic
Bought mine Oct 2004. 140K+ miles now. I still...

Bought mine Oct 2004. 140K+ miles now. I still look back over my shoulder as I walk away from it.

My usual thoughts? "Fuck it's ugly! Good thing it works so damn good!":rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-14-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,229
Posted By Motomedic
Just remember-tequila has a much higher...

Just remember-tequila has a much higher intoxicant value per ounce and requires no chilling.

:freaky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-10-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3,397
Views: 470,796
Posted By Motomedic
I was heading home the other night along a nice...

I was heading home the other night along a nice little "residential" road on the other side of the river. It's kinda wooded, with some sections more built up than others.

A Jetta pulled out of his...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-05-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,199
Posted By Motomedic
I have two bike with over 100k each. My Buell...

I have two bike with over 100k each. My Buell I'll keep till I die-my kids will have to figure that one out. My KTM? I'll keep rebuilding it till it's no longer feasable, then kick it over, throw a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-04-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By Motomedic
You're in Panama for f#cks sake! This isn't a...

You're in Panama for f#cks sake! This isn't a "third world" country, my friend.

I have to make enough of a profit to not only pay for the shop, but my home as well. The food my family and I eat,...
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,449
Posted By Motomedic
There's also a much more secure way: ...

There's also a much more secure way:
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51OjQu-7YFL._SP160,160,0,T_.jpg

called a torque adaptor
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,573
Posted By Motomedic
Best one I ever set up/used before I got a...

Best one I ever set up/used before I got a machine was a 30 gallon steel oil drum with a foot of concrete at the bottom with a couple of weights thrown in for good measure and some fuel hose wired to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-18-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By Motomedic
In Spokane the official BMW dealer is Westside,...

In Spokane the official BMW dealer is Westside, but I've done a a few GS clutches (I used to work at a BMW shop). Currently employed at Coeur D Alene Powersports in Coeur D'Alene. I'd be glad to help...
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