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Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
The piston is long gone so I don't know if the...

The piston is long gone so I don't know if the second ring was in wrong. And to be honest I wouldn't know what I would be looking for anyway. But she lives again the valves are a little noisy my...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,856
Posted By tmak
I had to get some problems fixed with some...

I had to get some problems fixed with some warranty work I was trying to get done on my speed triple so I was talking to Triumph USA about a 350 class bike. They did not say yes or no but did say in...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
The last rebuild was before I got the bike so I...

The last rebuild was before I got the bike so I have no idea how or what was used to break in the work. You are correct, the fact that it was a little on the tight side didn't cause the oil burn off...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
Okay all parts are now finished machined and...

Okay all parts are now finished machined and here, now they can be put back together. Hope to have pictures to post and a bike to ride in the next day or two. Took a while to get the piston I needed...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-13-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By tmak
Took one out on my bike about a years ago. Was...

Took one out on my bike about a years ago. Was doing 60 when I cut it in half, I was lucky enough to keep the bike up. I'm still very nervous when the leafs start to change and its getting late in...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-13-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,373
Posted By tmak
This one is close enough to home I will need to...

This one is close enough to home I will need to put it down on my to do list. Great camera work to boot. Thanks for sharing
Forum: Thumpers 10-11-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
Some times the lust clouds our vision for sure....

Some times the lust clouds our vision for sure. I'm not sure how I would test the oil system without putting it all back together again. The connection rod is without play so I feel that I'm good...
Forum: Thumpers 10-10-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
Okay got the measurements back and it was just...

Okay got the measurements back and it was just too tight. There was only .0019 clearance between the cylinder and the piston, need .005 on an air cooled single. Things get hot and expand and there...
Forum: Thumpers 10-10-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
Seems we all need to learn the hard way at least...

Seems we all need to learn the hard way at least once. For me it takes a while. I have the time and I trust in my brothers skills as an engine builder so let the adventure begin. I'm in this bike for...
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,381
Posted By tmak
New to me DR650.

I stepped away from my Vstrom a couple years ago because I wasn't using it the way I had intended. Went with a Triumph Speed Triple awesome bike and don't ever see me moving away from her. So along...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-26-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,800
Posted By tmak
This one is close enough to home that I may have...

This one is close enough to home that I may have to make a long weekend of it. That is if the air ever get cleaned out, man its bad in your neck of the woods.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-25-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,810
Posted By tmak
#1489

#1489
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-15-2011, 08:59 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 22,123
Posted By tmak
I can't see anything but a win for you jcadcars....

I can't see anything but a win for you jcadcars. If not its a true sign of how messed up our court system truly is. I also believe that this guy was spared the belt as a kid. I will be waiting.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-14-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 22,123
Posted By tmak
Love it. He has messed around long enough time...

Love it. He has messed around long enough time for it to hurt a little.
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,406
Posted By tmak
I'll second that I'm needing a fix bad. Tried the...

I'll second that I'm needing a fix bad. Tried the kx250 in the snow that didn't work out so well and did nothing but make the craving worse.
Forum: Ride reports 12-31-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,735
Posted By tmak
I sure can't wait for winter to go away so we all...

I sure can't wait for winter to go away so we all can go play in the hills again soon. This makes me a little summer sick. As I am reading this thread I can see outside and the snow if falling. Man I...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2009, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By tmak
I guess i should have given a little more...

I guess i should have given a little more detailed idea of that I was planning on doing. I plan on camping and stay off the blacktop as much as I possibly can. So carrying freeze dried foods a water...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By tmak
Fng question

Ok guys and gals I'm new here and I hope I picked the right area to post this. I've searched so if i missed a common thread try not to flog me too deeply. Well my question is what gear do you all...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-30-2009, 09:41 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 71,224
Posted By tmak
Long time lurker fist time poster. How can a guy...

Long time lurker fist time poster. How can a guy say no to this I would like added to the in list.
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