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Forum: Americas Today, 07:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By H96669
Maybe not the best first post ever but...

Maybe not the best first post ever but close.:wink:

What is Google Map saying??? US-395N from Ventura to Dayton is exactly 1,000 miles at legal speeds with a street legal bike.....16 hours 31...
Forum: The Garage Today, 06:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By H96669
Plastic covering.....shows that you have been all...

Plastic covering.....shows that you have been all over the patch with the stitcher. For best adhesion....!

That type of stitcher:
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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 08:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,766
Posted By H96669
Yeah well....idiot using the shack across the...

Yeah well....idiot using the shack across the road when he comes down from the hills with his tractor dumped a bunch of diesel on the road. Stunk up my car, I smell enough diesel at work.:puke1
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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 06:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,766
Posted By H96669
Settled oil....:rofl Ours went to fire the...

Settled oil....:rofl Ours went to fire the boiler. Guess who had to clean the toxic sludge off the bottom of the drum.:eek1

The real country style disposal....barrel of used oil hanging above the...
Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By H96669
I have been wondering about "petrol"....I'll try...

I have been wondering about "petrol"....I'll try that next winter when I do show&tell with my friend, he needs a little practice at patching.

Someone may tell if "petrol" works as in won't leave...
Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 06:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By H96669
Man that's a long time ago....just remembering...

Man that's a long time ago....just remembering how I got around the clutch getting red hot.:D Chain to the jackstaff and then a belt between the pulley on the jackstaff and the pulley on the wheel...
Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By H96669
Roughing things up and letting the glue dry, all...

Roughing things up and letting the glue dry, all good but was there anything contaminating the surface ? Could be as silly as residual mounting lube....dish soap....WD40...etc etc...!!!

For old...
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By H96669
Beaten to hell and back....looks like shit and...

Beaten to hell and back....looks like shit and does need a little attention once in a while but has never let me down. Coleman Feather 442 stove.:clap
Forum: The Garage 08-18-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By H96669
:clap Sooo many years ago that's how I powered my...

:clap Sooo many years ago that's how I powered my soap box derby car with a cheap chainsaw motor. Sure needed the jackstaff reduction even with that old saw that wasn't anywhere close to the...
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 542,689
Posted By H96669
I tought I'd catch up, couldn't see the pics at...

I tought I'd catch up, couldn't see the pics at work so I am way behind.:cry And now the old computer with the cracked screen is overheating. Must be them hot beach pics.....:evil

Still early...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-17-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By H96669
Old memories....I put a lot of miles on one of...

Old memories....I put a lot of miles on one of them back then. New springs in the advance mechanism???

Funny...just had that discussion yesterday, not Honda but I guess the much cleaner than his...
Forum: Airheads 08-17-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By H96669
Takes a few minutes to connect an oil pressure...

Takes a few minutes to connect an oil pressure gauge on one of them bikes. Then you'll know. What's the spec at which the OEM sensor turns on the warning light???I am not digging up one of them...
Forum: The Garage 08-16-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,625
Posted By H96669
Rock wool...you are right. Mined just south of me...

Rock wool...you are right. Mined just south of me on both sides of the border. I know it is used to hold plants or I should say their roots in hydroponic cultivation. May be a source there for...
Forum: The Garage 08-16-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,139
Posted By H96669
Trying to remember what my friend used to control...

Trying to remember what my friend used to control moisture when he parked his live-in van for a year with all the furnishings inside. Some kind of absorbing crystals (salts???) hanging inside in a...
Forum: The Garage 08-16-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,625
Posted By H96669
I don't know much about packing material for...

I don't know much about packing material for mufflers. But I know that the insulation in most if not all stoves/ovens is mineral wool, not fiberglass.

I still have most of a bale, didn't take...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 970
Posted By H96669
I took my helmet apart last winter....found out...

I took my helmet apart last winter....found out where the annoying whistling sound I had been hearing for the last couple years came from.:wink:

Tape coming off.....sure made for a good...
Forum: Airheads 08-15-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 607
Posted By H96669
I had one on my GS....mounted on the oil cooler...

I had one on my GS....mounted on the oil cooler "OUT" line. Required modifying the lines(cutting and install NPT fittings) to accept a brass T-type block. And then just a matter of mounting the probe...
Forum: The Garage 08-13-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,279
Posted By H96669
Do they have the BMW coating on them? If so I'd...

Do they have the BMW coating on them? If so I'd paint over that, sure isn't any fun to strip.:cry

But I hear the B17 stripper will take it off. Bummer not available in Canada.:cry

Aircraft...
Forum: Canada 08-12-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,449
Posted By H96669
Eh...don't forget the other part of 5A.:wink:...

Eh...don't forget the other part of 5A.:wink: Pavement is very nice now unlike a couple years ago.:clap
Forum: Canada 08-11-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,449
Posted By H96669
He is moving to BC...no need to buy a full year...

He is moving to BC...no need to buy a full year of insurance. As for tires...did you check the online prices in Canada vs the US prices?:ear Pretty darn close for my type of tires.:wink:
Forum: The Garage 08-11-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By H96669
I have something like that to do next winter. I...

I have something like that to do next winter. I need to practice with the airbrush first.

I know that the ColorRite Alpine White doesn't match my bike so won't use that. BMW paint will for sure...
Forum: The Garage 08-11-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,142
Posted By H96669
Hum...you are sending me shopping. Glad I worked...

Hum...you are sending me shopping. Glad I worked some overtime recently.:rofl

Yep went in the MG Chemicals website and the distributor in K-town is the same I use in Victoria under a different...
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,265
Posted By H96669
^^^ You bet my lawnmower's seat safety AND stall...

^^^ You bet my lawnmower's seat safety AND stall when on reverse if mower down safeties are de-activated.:lol3

That way I can mow faster and get back on my cruise equipped bike. Not that I use...
Forum: The Garage 08-10-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,142
Posted By H96669
MG Chemicals....:clap Very good Canadian...

MG Chemicals....:clap Very good Canadian products.

Now where did I buy their conformal coating??? Most probably a dedicated electronics store. Other than that I usually shop at commercial...
Forum: Canada 08-09-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By H96669
I just spent 2 weeks up that way on the coast....

I just spent 2 weeks up that way on the coast. Wet below for sure saw the sun once or twice.:D But the West Coast is very nice tonite.:clap
Forum: Canada 08-09-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By H96669
You'll be fine for gas my bike sure hasn't that...

You'll be fine for gas my bike sure hasn't that much range.Permium if you are picky will be hard to find.

Having said that I did turn back last month, started raining in Williams Lake, rode to...
Forum: The Garage 08-09-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 929
Posted By H96669
I moved my old CB750F tank from Victoria to the...

I moved my old CB750F tank from Victoria to the Kootenays 18 years ago so can't show you the inside.

And sure hadn't been in perfect storage conditions over the years.... up in my friend's...
Forum: The Garage 08-08-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,142
Posted By H96669
Be careful with some of them contact cleaners...

Be careful with some of them contact cleaners they can eat at the plastic. Hardens it up and may crack on you later.

I have something at home "non-aerosol" so you can just pump it in and seepy...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By H96669
The transmission seal....I'd be interested in...

The transmission seal....I'd be interested in which seal the OP finds in there.:ear On my 03 K1200 with the same transmission code and a lot of the same internals the OEM seal was black. It is now...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,056
Posted By H96669
I am still trying to determine if that is...

I am still trying to determine if that is powdercoat or some two-pack urethane. In any case it is effing hard to strip.:cry

I haved put the torch on enough of them BMW grey painted/coated...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By H96669
What's happening is that the transmission seal is...

What's happening is that the transmission seal is leaking obviously. Transmission fluid isn't compatible with the slave cylinder seal and will destroy it.And then vice versa if the clutch fluid leaks...
Forum: The Garage 08-07-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,222
Posted By H96669
There you go I'll put you on ignore. I am running...

There you go I'll put you on ignore. I am running my own experiment, looks like the ones I put on ignore don't last too long after.:lol3

Darn adhesives....I had to bring the big guns out to...
Forum: Old's Cool 08-06-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 400
Posted By H96669
I was working out of the parts fiche so I...

I was working out of the parts fiche so I looked.....still available new from BMW.

Two listed :32 71 2 307 401
32 71 2 313 247 (heated grips?)

Both them numbers are applicable to other BMWs...
Forum: The Garage 08-06-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,222
Posted By H96669
I remove a lot of stickers....I just don't like...

I remove a lot of stickers....I just don't like them. Most of them adhesives dissolve with Alcohol. Methyl Hydrate (Methanol) is my poison after of course a little heat/scraping with the plastic...
Forum: Canada 08-06-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,736
Posted By H96669
I don't know about Mount Polley...I'll look that...

I don't know about Mount Polley...I'll look that up when I get home in another week unless you want to elaborate and give some links???:ear

But then Logan Lake....what's up with the ugly pond...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By H96669
I can't get into this today but if I remember the...

I can't get into this today but if I remember the BMW parts number should be there for a cross reference with maybe the Max's parts fiche.

In any case I have to get a bag of them with my next...
Forum: The Garage 08-06-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,681
Posted By H96669
We used to do that back then, that is before...

We used to do that back then, that is before "intelligent" chargers with low Amps became easily available and cheap.

Trying to remember my setup as for "watts"...a 12V RV light bulb/socket but I...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-05-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By H96669
Look in the EuroMotoelectrics website, I think he...

Look in the EuroMotoelectrics website, I think he has them. He sure does for the Ks.....price from BMW is obscene for O-rings.:eek1
Forum: The Garage 08-04-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By H96669
That chain looks a little on the loose side??? ...

That chain looks a little on the loose side???

In case the others missed that in the first post, looks like the chain is off already. If none of the shafts have been turned the answer to the OP's...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-03-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 12,297
Posted By H96669
Whatever bike....I am glad you found out what an...

Whatever bike....I am glad you found out what an arse he is before you left.:evil
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