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Forum: The Garage 05-22-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3,323
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Posted By gots_a_sol
Yea I liked the the ext. cab truck too (owned it...

Yea I liked the the ext. cab truck too (owned it for 5 years before parting it out) but I needed more seating. I looked around for a while for a crew cab of the same body style, but couldn't find one...
Forum: The Garage 05-21-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Well that black/silver truck is still a dodge...

Well that black/silver truck is still a dodge :deal



I parted out the blue full size one. This guy bought pretty much the entire thing other than the drivetrain and bed to fix up a truck he...
Forum: The Garage 05-21-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Put the current gen. tow mirrors on my truck...

Put the current gen. tow mirrors on my truck today.

New vs old. Old ones were power/heated, new ones are power/heated/lighted and they power fold in/out :D That did result in having to pull 4 new...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-14-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12,831
Views: 538,777
Posted By gots_a_sol
Cove is rocky and has some steep bits vs Taskers...

Cove is rocky and has some steep bits vs Taskers being rocky but reasonably flat.
Forum: The Garage 05-10-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Got tired of getting covered in diesel crud every...

Got tired of getting covered in diesel crud every time I walked by this thing.

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/excursion/swap/IMG_20150510_150143_zpsgf74jeol.jpg

Paint hides...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-09-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,387
Posted By gots_a_sol
A little bit of revalving on those forks will...

A little bit of revalving on those forks will have them working decently. Worst case, 06+ forks/triples swap on and are awesome (had done this on my 03 wr250f and it was waaaaaaaaay better than stock)
Forum: The Garage 05-07-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Started work on a switch panel and gauges for my...

Started work on a switch panel and gauges for my Excursion.

New lower dash panel from Ford (from a medium duty truck application).
...
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Yea this trans is known for the 5th gear nut...

Yea this trans is known for the 5th gear nut backing off. The pic is me trying to re-torque it after replacing the main shaft with a 4wd one.

I was told it was rebuilt before I bought it (because...
Forum: The Garage 04-15-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Worked on my trucks transmission some more. ...

Worked on my trucks transmission some more.


The nut that holds 5th gear on calls for 275 ft lbs. I ended up having to strap the case to the truck, locking the shaft in place (by shifting in to...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-14-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 11,465
Views: 684,693
Posted By gots_a_sol
Bike looks good. Heres mine from this...

Bike looks good.

Heres mine from this weekend at a race.


http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/_DSC0265-2-X2_zpsivdtsl5a.jpg
...
Forum: The Garage 04-09-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Tore down my old trucks transmission to replace...

Tore down my old trucks transmission to replace the mainshaft in anticipation of swapping the drivetrain into my new truck.
...
Forum: The Garage 04-05-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Going to freshen it up (plus convert trans to...

Going to freshen it up (plus convert trans to 4wd) then swap it in to my Excursion that has a gas sucking v10 in it.
...
Forum: The Garage 04-03-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Alcohol and pizza saved the day :D Victory! ...

Alcohol and pizza saved the day :D

Victory!

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/dodge/IMG_20150403_202807_zps25abkhe9.jpg
Forum: The Garage 04-03-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Started stripping my old dodge down. Hope to have...

Started stripping my old dodge down. Hope to have the engine/trans out tonight. Motivation is deteriorating though :rofl
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 27,079
Views: 3,974,008
Posted By gots_a_sol
Too much. I bought mine for $2500 it was a bit...

Too much. I bought mine for $2500 it was a bit rough from sitting also, but at least it was intact and I could ride it up the street.
Forum: The Garage 03-31-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,436
Posted By gots_a_sol
Love this style lift. Just be sure to strap the...

Love this style lift. Just be sure to strap the bike down as it can get tippy real fast when you take a wheel off.


Mine is just an ebay special.
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-31-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 12,831
Views: 538,777
Posted By gots_a_sol
Careful, they are known to reproduce :rofl ...

Careful, they are known to reproduce :rofl


http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/Mobile%20Uploads/2014-06/20140623_140135_zpsiu8n1vv4.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-28-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11,465
Views: 684,693
Posted By gots_a_sol
Love my 165. :clap Throw a lectron on...

Love my 165. :clap


Throw a lectron on there next. So smooth and easy to set up.
Forum: The Garage 03-27-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 299,160
Posted By gots_a_sol
Simple aluminum plate to mount a Baja Designs...

Simple aluminum plate to mount a Baja Designs Squadron Pro to the factory Husky headlight bracket.



http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/te610/IMG_20150314_173734_zpsqcotbntl.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 704
Views: 222,053
Posted By gots_a_sol
Baja Designs has a "wide cornering" option for...

Baja Designs has a "wide cornering" option for most of their lights. Not the cheapest option but the Squadron Pro I have is a very nice piece.

S2 with the wide lens
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-26-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1,185
Views: 439,696
Posted By gots_a_sol
:lol3 Not going to lie, I've caused the same...

:lol3

Not going to lie, I've caused the same thing between myself and a buddy :rofl
Forum: The Garage 03-19-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Graphics, round 2. Added the radiator shroud and...

Graphics, round 2. Added the radiator shroud and fender pieces.

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/wr125/IMG_20150319_182314_zpseigttewl.jpg
Forum: Vendors 03-16-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,848
Views: 256,134
Posted By gots_a_sol
You know, I hear this ALL the time but nobody can...

You know, I hear this ALL the time but nobody can ever offer up proof that they actually do. I guess if it is on the internet it must be true though.

http://oi49.tinypic.com/2cnibd5.jpg
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Don't know why I messed with this today as I had...

Don't know why I messed with this today as I had more important things to do, but I got the Baja Designs light mounted to the factory husky bracket.
...
Forum: The Garage 03-12-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Yea yea. I called the company today to work...

Yea yea.

I called the company today to work out an issue and since I had them on the phone, ordered the radiator shroud/fender pieces to match these. It was bothering me not matching.
Forum: The Garage 03-11-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
New graphics for my race bike. Two problems. ...

New graphics for my race bike. Two problems.

1: The headlight piece doesn't fit my model's headlight mask. I happened to have an older mask that I was going to use on my 610 that is the right...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 27,079
Views: 3,974,008
Posted By gots_a_sol
Up-tite?

Up-tite?
Forum: The Garage 03-04-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L9ODVPM?psc=1 ...

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L9ODVPM?psc=1

They have different combos also (usb, power outlet, and/or voltmeter)
Forum: The Garage 03-04-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
A couple weeks ago I put some led lights on the...

A couple weeks ago I put some led lights on the back of my enclosed trailer for reverse lights. Well after using them the one time, I determined they would be great as work lights too. So I ended up...
Forum: Thumpers 02-28-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 27,079
Views: 3,974,008
Posted By gots_a_sol
The previous owner of my 610 bashed in the stator...

The previous owner of my 610 bashed in the stator cover too. He jb welded it also and it had just a tiny seep. I was surprised how much damage there was on the inside.
...
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,350
Posted By gots_a_sol
Been using an Antigravity xp-10 for a few months...

Been using an Antigravity xp-10 for a few months now. I've jumped my old dodge diesel with it a few times and my v10 Excursion a dozen times with it before having to recharge it. Soooo much easier to...
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,545
Posted By gots_a_sol
I wonder if he got a dodgy tire maybe? Seems lots...

I wonder if he got a dodgy tire maybe? Seems lots of others are running these things without the wear that the OP is seeing.
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 143,418
Posted By gots_a_sol
Yea the ones I have are branded as Coleman and...

Yea the ones I have are branded as Coleman and are a few years old now, don't see them on walmart's website or anything too comparable either.
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 143,418
Posted By gots_a_sol
I have the 40 and 0 degree bags. They are ok....

I have the 40 and 0 degree bags. They are ok. Zippers always seem to get fabric stuck in them then require fucking with it for a few minutes. The 0 degree bag could be a little roomier, but I'm a...
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,545
Posted By gots_a_sol
I see now, the OP called his bike a 525 but the...

I see now, the OP called his bike a 525 but the last review on the previous page had an actual 525 in it. Thought you were talking about the one in the latest post.
Forum: Equipment 02-16-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,545
Posted By gots_a_sol
Ktm sold a bike called a 525 in like 03/04. I...

Ktm sold a bike called a 525 in like 03/04. I think it was only 510cc but that is what they called it.
Forum: The Garage 02-15-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Yea, they are 17's.

Yea, they are 17's.
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,545
Posted By gots_a_sol
Guy in TN has one and is posting updates on TT....

Guy in TN has one and is posting updates on TT. Says he has 300 miles on his with very little wear.

http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/1027086-motoz-tire-thread/?p=12197198



I only have about...
Forum: The Garage 02-14-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3,323
Views: 479,942
Posted By gots_a_sol
Working on some wheels I picked up. They were...

Working on some wheels I picked up. They were spray painted by the previous owner and were in bad shape.

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a307/gots_a_sol/te610/IMG_20150213_135323_zpsieulqcue.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 46,030
Posted By gots_a_sol
I set up mine to just use gopro mounts. They are...

I set up mine to just use gopro mounts. They are cheap and easy to find (plus I have a gopro so I had them already)


I used this adapter which gives it the same mounting as the gopro housing, so...
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