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Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 921
Posted By Dr E
Was new to me and I thought it was quite...

Was new to me and I thought it was quite ingenious on his part.
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 921
Posted By Dr E
Not your typical XR600...

I think it is safe this is one of the more creative uses for an XR600 motor I have ever seen!

LINK FOR STORY:...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-01-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,405
Posted By Dr E
Over the years my wife and I build cars from road...

Over the years my wife and I build cars from road debris...not real ones, but we keep a score sheet and check off what parts we need to complete each car.

I think, without looking at our travel...
Forum: Beasts 04-29-2013, 02:53 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
One word....WOW! :clap:clap:clap:clap

One word....WOW!

:clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Australia 04-29-2013, 12:37 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,618
Posted By Dr E
I may be on the other side of the world, but I...

I may be on the other side of the world, but I can keep him in my families prayers. I hope the break and surgery sort things out and there is a full recovery.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-25-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,435
Posted By Dr E
1989 Honda Transalp ...

1989 Honda Transalp
http://s15.postimg.org/p62fg9dyz/screenshot_16.png

2003 Suzuki Hayabusa
http://s15.postimg.org/xplte0mbf/screenshot_17.png

2008 Suzuki hayabusa...
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 51,077
Posted By Dr E
Subscribed as this is a fantastic story...

Subscribed as this is a fantastic story...
Forum: Beasts 04-18-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Those are your vent lines here is a close up of...

Those are your vent lines here is a close up of what tubes you should be looking for:

http://s15.postimg.org/3r5zymk1n/screenshot_12.png
Forum: Beasts 04-03-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Good morning Bob, I have used this little...

Good morning Bob,

I have used this little trick for years on my bikes and it has served me well. Go to the hardware store and look for white porcelain paint repair for kitchen appliances. Any...
Forum: Beasts 04-03-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Mark, thank you! I finally got the final couple...

Mark, thank you! I finally got the final couple of kinks worked out last night so I am hoping to get on her and ride this weekend if the rains don't come. As for clearance, she sits at 15" which is...
Forum: Beasts 04-02-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Build is finally done...

Well, the build is finally done except for some small little tidbits. This was an interesting project to say the least. The bike was planned for a Christmas holiday build and ended up being...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-23-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 133,398
Posted By Dr E
http://s19.postimg.org/bi4zpq48j/DSC00649.jpg

http://s19.postimg.org/bi4zpq48j/DSC00649.jpg
Forum: Beasts 03-19-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Nope. It really does wonders on a race bike in...

Nope. It really does wonders on a race bike in helping to keep temperatures down. My preference would have been my insulated metal tape, but I used that up on my last build and since we are not...
Forum: Beasts 03-19-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Hahaha! I have not revealed my HP upgrades to...

Hahaha! I have not revealed my HP upgrades to this new speed demon. Can't have that thing flapping in the wind, may tear the fabric to pieces.

Now as for the shiny tape you ask...simple aluminum...
Forum: Beasts 03-18-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Now I am concerned about a back rest for Robin...

Now I am concerned about a back rest for Robin and her back when she is on the back during rides. This was what I came up with and I have to say it is very comfortable. I am reutilizing the seat...
Forum: Beasts 03-18-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Updates and a cool tool you may not have seen...

Well it has been to long between updates so decided to couple a few things. First off here are some of my recent updates. In wanting to keep the gas tank temperature down as I have done with all my...
Forum: Beasts 03-13-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Here is the post you referenced of Hobes bike:

Here is the post you referenced of Hobes bike:
Forum: Beasts 03-09-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
New Hyperpro Shock installed...

Well after 3 weeks of waiting I finally got my new shock from Klaus...a new Hyperpro 460 Emulsion Rear Shock.
The shock is 1.5" (40 mm) longer then stock and has to have a travel of 4" (100mm). ...
Forum: Beasts 03-06-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
PM sent, I will take it!

PM sent, I will take it!
Forum: Beasts 03-03-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Wow, this is a beautiful machine! I love your...

Wow, this is a beautiful machine! I love your covers and the care is clearly shown by how nice this bike is. White GIVI crash bars really make this bike pop!

A really nice Sunday set of...
Forum: Beasts 03-03-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Too clean of a bike not to quote with the picture...

Too clean of a bike not to quote with the picture again! Would love to see some close ups of the bike just for comparison on aging of parts (switches, gauges, engine).
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
...also, if you do take off the air intake rubber...

...also, if you do take off the air intake rubber boots off of the carb, take notice of the orientation as the angle is critical. You will have a notch that is designed to sit on the carb and that...
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Here is the main thread I created for the paper: ...

Here is the main thread I created for the paper:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=864605

Where I was hoping we could get it posted what here:

http://advwisdom.hogranch.com/Wisdom/...
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Ray, I think the link you posted was the first...

Ray, I think the link you posted was the first document we were editing. I deleted that for the final version:

https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BwYQrJT16ogVN3NaNVpld1V3VjA/edit?usp=sharing

Eric...
Forum: Beasts 02-25-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Dan, Thanks for that bit of information,...

Dan,

Thanks for that bit of information, that is quite a bit of size change. This makes me glad I didn't consider trying to purchase one of these for my build.

I will post up some...
Forum: Beasts 02-22-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Wow! These are great and your documentation of...

Wow! These are great and your documentation of the repair is excellent. Seems that Honda really stepped up theimprovements on the rear shock.

I wonder what if any of these newer shocks could be...
Forum: Beasts 02-22-2013, 03:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,646
Posted By Dr E
Your offer of the images would be fantastic...in...

Your offer of the images would be fantastic...in fact I would love to collect and put in all of the images that were lost as well with the server upgrade. There are some fantastic postings that...
Forum: Beasts 02-22-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Good morning Ravely, Thank you for your...

Good morning Ravely,

Thank you for your comments. I would however encourage you to take the time to dig a little deeper as you will be pleased to find that on page 7 and 8 the following are...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,148
Posted By Dr E
I was born and raised there and have seen...

I was born and raised there and have seen Albuquerque change from a once enjoyable community to one that is filled with crime and drugs. I speak from first hand knowledge not hearsay as I spent...
Forum: Beasts 02-20-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Thank you guys...but again the real thanks goes...

Thank you guys...but again the real thanks goes to everyone who has taken the time to post up so much data! My big hope is that in the next version we can recover many of the lost photos when the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,304
Posted By Dr E
No problems here: ...

No problems here:

http://s19.postimage.org/w2i1peodv/DSC07238.jpg
Forum: Beasts 02-20-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Well, I have published the paper I promised

After many months of working on this document form months along with the help of some very dedicated individuals here who both offered words of wisdom and many hours of their time acting as peer...
Forum: Beasts 02-20-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,646
Posted By Dr E
Honda TRANSALP: A Compendium of Thoughts and Ideas

Who would have ever thought that one thread "Show us your TransAlp modifications!" wherein Modrover asking one simple question could lead to such a long running thread? The fact that the thread is...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Wow! I am constantly amazed at what and who...

Wow! I am constantly amazed at what and who turns up on this forum. Well, I can tell you that his product is fantastic! One of the guys who as a shop by my house is a former KTM Factory Mechanic...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
Few more things done on the build...

Well, it was a nice day outside but I was able to stay focused on the bike and get a few more things knocked out on the bike. A friend of mine had told me about a company called Highway Dirt Bikes...
Forum: Beasts 02-15-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
New Shock Ordered...

Well, after going with a rebuilt CR250 shock and heavier spring I have come to the decision that while I like the ride height, I should have listened to those that said the ride may be mushy. That...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
No, that is something I can get a fix on anytime...

No, that is something I can get a fix on anytime (there's no snow). Just really day dreaming...

Now, in reality, I am close to having the TA wrapped up but I realize I need to upgrade an upgraded...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
This would not be a replacement to the TA, just...

This would not be a replacement to the TA, just another bike for varied two up riding through BC, Victoria Island, the San Juan Islands and around the PNW with the wife. I can do that on the TA, but...
Forum: Beasts 02-11-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
That last tid bit of information is interesting...

That last tid bit of information is interesting on registration of the bike. May be of interest looking into that for a new bike? This little gem caught my eye last year...the Honda Crosstour
...
Forum: Beasts 02-11-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,465
Posted By Dr E
That really seems like a sketchy deal right...

That really seems like a sketchy deal right there. If he really did register it as a 1980 GL1000...well you may end up donating it to the USG if caught.
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