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Forum: Airheads 06-14-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 327,687
Posted By psychsurf
Sold pending funds: In my purchasing frenzy...

Sold pending funds:

In my purchasing frenzy I accidentally bought some solid diode mounts from thunderchild designs. Turns out I don't need them on my R90/6 :foreheadslap:. I'll ship them to you...
Forum: Airheads 06-11-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 327,687
Posted By psychsurf
Couple more things... If I keep selling stuff I...

Couple more things... If I keep selling stuff I strip off my R90/6, eventually I'll be able to buy the stuff I want to bolt onto it, right? :rofl

Handlebars. The bigger ones have some dirt and...
Forum: Airheads 06-07-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 327,687
Posted By psychsurf
All sold

All sold
Forum: Airheads 06-05-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,416
Posted By psychsurf
Great input everyone! I'm debating if I can...

Great input everyone! I'm debating if I can manage it on my benchtop mini mill or if I should farm it out... I think my mill could do it, slowly, but I need some more tooling....
Forum: Airheads 06-01-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 327,687
Posted By psychsurf
Garage Sale!!

All is sold
Forum: Airheads 05-31-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,416
Posted By psychsurf
I figured there were probably already discussions...

I figured there were probably already discussions about it, but I couldn't come up with a set of search terms which would yield the results I needed. Thanks a bunch for posting up the pics of your...
Forum: Airheads 05-31-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,416
Posted By psychsurf
Bottom triple clamp on top?

I'm in the process of messing around with a 90/6 that I'm going to have to "fix" from pretty much top to bottom (read: expect lots of questions from me, lol!). One of the things I'm wanting to do is...
Forum: The Garage 01-05-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 691
Posted By psychsurf
I've signed up on their website like four times,...

I've signed up on their website like four times, still don't get anything... And when I go back to "log in" it never remembers my info.

Prolly one of those cheap chinese-made websites. :rofl
Forum: The Garage 01-05-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 691
Posted By psychsurf
Anyone have a Harbor Freight coupon right now?

I'm going to get a mini mill today, and it would be great to save some scratch if there's a current coupon. I saw a 20% one just expired on like the 29th, so I'm betting the answer is no... But...
Forum: The Garage 09-27-2008, 08:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,141
Posted By psychsurf
I've played with carbon on my surfboards: ...

I've played with carbon on my surfboards:
[IMG]http://i38.tinypic.com/1z5qlhk.jpg

I've never fooled with the pre-preg stuff, seems like waaaaay too much trouble. I've just used dry cloth and...
Forum: Equipment 12-04-2007, 03:10 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 55,014
Posted By psychsurf
Some people just aren't dog people, that much is...

Some people just aren't dog people, that much is evident here.

I'm a dog person. I think if I gave my dog the opportunity, it would love riding my bike with me. But because it can't make an...
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 874
Posted By psychsurf
Well, here's what I wound up doing... I...

Well, here's what I wound up doing...


I got a deal on an eclipse strap-on tank bag for like $30 shipped. Went to Michael's craft store and got a 22x22x2" sheet of upholstery foam for $7. Cut...
Forum: Beasts 12-03-2007, 06:03 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 224,573
Posted By psychsurf
Really really brilliant stuff, russ! I know...

Really really brilliant stuff, russ!

I know I already said that, but I had to chime in one more time (and I probably will again) since I'm an SV guy myself.

You mentioned wheelies, so I feel I...
Forum: Ride reports 12-02-2007, 03:47 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,881
Posted By psychsurf
Killer, Donnie. I orginally read it at...

Killer, Donnie. I orginally read it at SVrider.com, and because of the enjoyment I expressed I was directed here for the first time.

Now I spend more time here than SVrider! So, thanks for...
Forum: Equipment 12-01-2007, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 781
Posted By psychsurf
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=27...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=274682
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=113997
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=283608

The second thread is the one...
Forum: Vendors 12-01-2007, 03:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By psychsurf
Let me guess... He's in the UK for work,...

Let me guess...

He's in the UK for work, but the motorcycle (an incredibly good deal, as always) is here in the US at a friends house (or in storage). All you have to do is send the money...
Forum: Beasts 12-01-2007, 02:17 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 224,573
Posted By psychsurf
killer, killer, KILLER!! I'm watching this...

killer, killer, KILLER!!

I'm watching this one breathlessly!

One thing I'd like just a little more detail on... What were the modifications necessary to get the KLR rear wheel on? And would...
Forum: Face plant 11-29-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,929
Posted By psychsurf
Yeah, so I read this thread two days ago... ...

Yeah, so I read this thread two days ago... Guess what I saw in my rear-view yesterday?

I warned her that her front disks had a little rust on them, and might be a tad grabby on the first...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2007, 11:34 PM
Replies: 7,064
Views: 3,204,935
Posted By psychsurf
How about in reverse order of visitation? I...

How about in reverse order of visitation? I particularly want to see more of brazil, and I have a hunch you have a ton of mexico chick pics you can use for a finale.

BTW~ I just finished TWTT,...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2007, 09:12 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 48,214
Posted By psychsurf
Camino Sinuoso= Winding road Great...

Camino Sinuoso=
Winding road

Great thread, Trice! Really informative and well put together.

Be careful to whom you offer dinner on the riverwalk, though... It just so happens that San...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2007, 12:45 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 48,214
Posted By psychsurf
Shoulder ends. You see that one right as...

Shoulder ends.

You see that one right as you cross the border, right? :rofl

What do I win?:evil
Forum: The Garage 11-26-2007, 12:23 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 79,332
Posted By psychsurf
Wait, you're putting the honda or BMW inner fork...

Wait, you're putting the honda or BMW inner fork tubes in your triumph's lowers? Fucking brilliant, I didn't even know you could do that! What exactly is involved with that swap?

That should...
Forum: Latin America 11-25-2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 11,208
Posted By psychsurf
I think I found my new sig line, thanks!

I think I found my new sig line, thanks!
Forum: Americas 11-25-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,205
Posted By psychsurf
Oh yeah, I know, I've caged it through there a...

Oh yeah, I know, I've caged it through there a bunch of times. We'll have our cold-weather gear packed. As I remember, those desert-y areas warm up considerably in the daytime, too.
Forum: Americas 11-25-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,205
Posted By psychsurf
Good call, Acejones! Temperatures in...

Good call, Acejones!

Temperatures in Monterrey in dec/jan average between the high 40s to the low 70s. Rainfall is negligible.

Zacatecas from mid 40s to mid 50s, rainfall again negligible. ...
Forum: Americas 11-24-2007, 09:19 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,205
Posted By psychsurf
Leaving San Antonio around Jan 20-21

Well, this looks like a place to toss the hat in.

We're going to be riding mexico as well, and would love to join some folks. We'll be on street bikes, so no mud for us. We bring to the table...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2007, 12:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,765
Posted By psychsurf
You know, I've been seeing these same baja...

You know, I've been seeing these same baja stories on my surfing messageboards. People are freaking out, and rightfully so, because for so many california surfers Baja IS mexico.

But I think...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2007, 07:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By psychsurf
THanks kbets and gramps. I'm actually looking...

THanks kbets and gramps. I'm actually looking forward to the unexpected developments. The only thing that actually really spooks me is the thought of a crash. The rest is just part of the...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,000
Posted By psychsurf
I don't know what the official policy is at...

I don't know what the official policy is at walmart, all I know is that I have NEVER been denied a refund on a return, with or without a reciept. In one case, I was even told they hadn't carried...
Forum: The Garage 11-21-2007, 07:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
Damn, that's a lot of parts you came up with! ...

Damn, that's a lot of parts you came up with!

I actually already have a wheel I'm going to use, it's a 14" wheel from an old RM80. I have a Ujoint on the way with a short female splined shaft on...
Forum: Beasts 11-21-2007, 07:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 30,296
Posted By psychsurf
I'm just going to pull a couple of pics and some...

I'm just going to pull a couple of pics and some pertinent quotes from the other site. Ricardo, just let me know if you'd rather I didn't cut and paste this way, I can edit if you want me to.

...
Forum: Beasts 11-21-2007, 06:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 30,296
Posted By psychsurf
I got a response back from Amazing Ricardo! ...

I got a response back from Amazing Ricardo! He's just back from baja, but I invited him to come and share what he knows on this thread when he gets free. Hopefully that will be plenty educational!...
Forum: The Garage 11-21-2007, 07:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
Right, that's what I was saying here, ...

Right, that's what I was saying here,


But we're still comparing apples to apples here. When you consider that a typical topcase is higher off the ground (longer lever arm), and presents a...
Forum: The Garage 11-21-2007, 04:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
The height of the load is the leverage distance....

The height of the load is the leverage distance. In that sense, anything that raises the load (as a higher hitch does) raises the leverage the load has. But it doesn't increase it to the degree that...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-21-2007, 12:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By psychsurf
Yeah, I don't worry too much about crashing...

Yeah, I don't worry too much about crashing myself either. Only about my wife. I've never been the real protective kind of boyfriend/husband, but I've been funny lately. I guess after seven years I'm...
Forum: The Garage 11-21-2007, 12:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
The location of the load and windage should be...

The location of the load and windage should be the only thing that matters. The hitch point doesn't affect the distance between the fulcrum (roadway) and lever end (handlebars).

The highest point...
Forum: The Garage 11-21-2007, 12:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
No, I've never actually used one. But I've read...

No, I've never actually used one. But I've read about them a lot, everything I can find online, in fact. The way that I'm planning on loading mine will have any significant weight (sm. gas can,...
Forum: The Garage 11-20-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,203
Posted By psychsurf
Yeah, those n-lines seem like well put together...

Yeah, those n-lines seem like well put together products, but MAN are they expensive for that they are! I'm thinking I'm definitely not the target consumer for that particular product. Even the...
Forum: Latin America 11-20-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 906
Posted By psychsurf
Yep, your ex is included in the planning... ...

Yep, your ex is included in the planning... Although we've hit a stalling point, look for my "cold feet" thread in the perfect line section. Need some more responses on that, mostly to show my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-20-2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By psychsurf
Honestly, the only thing that really scares me is...

Honestly, the only thing that really scares me is a injury-causing crash. Everything else are just inconveniences and part of the adventure. But that possibility, though slim, scares the shit out...
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