ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 58
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: wescat
Forum: Racing 08-19-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
Looks like that announcement may be a hoax:...

Looks like that announcement may be a hoax: http://phishlist.com/hoax-tony-stewart-to-announce-retirement-from-auto-racing-after-accident/
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 47,990
Posted By wescat
2007 FE550 RH petcock gasket search

I'm trying to find a souce to purchase the gasket inside of the right hand fuel tank petcock on my 2007 Husaberg FE550.

The complete petcock is listed as: "50307005000 GAS COCK MIKUNI ON/OFF |...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5,662
Views: 783,083
Posted By wescat
Might be of interest to some of y'all

Husaberg new ti fmf header - $200 (Sj) <SECTION id=postingbody>

I have 6 new fmf ti megabomd header pipes and 3 used they fit 70 degree Husaberg 450
...
Forum: Racing 07-22-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
Asshole yes, pussy no. Never. "Water...

Asshole yes, pussy no. Never.

"Water sports were the recreation that Hannah chose for relaxation. A water skiing accident in the Colorado River at the end of 1979 nearly cost Hannah his career,...
Forum: Racing 07-21-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
Good read, Hannah said it well (in Dec/05): ...

Good read, Hannah said it well (in Dec/05):

"How do you think James Stewart (http://racerxonline.com/details/riders/james-stewart) will do?
I don’t know … he had a crap year last year. He...
Forum: Racing 07-20-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
And some 1977 data

<TABLE style="WIDTH: 207pt; BORDER-COLLAPSE: collapse" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 width=275 border=0> <COLGROUP> <COL style="WIDTH: 48pt" width=64> <COL style="WIDTH: 45pt; mso-width-source:...
Forum: Racing 07-20-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
No, but he regularly lapped up into the top 5. He...

No, but he regularly lapped up into the top 5. He got tired of his fragile factory bike breaking, so he made Yamaha put off the floor bikes under him, and he kept on winning.
Forum: Racing 07-20-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
1977; thatís the year Hannah raced every...

1977; thatís the year Hannah raced every national: 125, 250, 500, SX. AMA National winners (the overall, not individual moto) that year were: Danny LaPorte, Marty Smith, Jimmy Ellis, Bob Hannah, Tony...
Forum: Racing 07-20-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
Definitely not, perfection is unattainable. My...

Definitely not, perfection is unattainable. My point pertained to mental toughness; discipline; work ethic.
Forum: Racing 07-20-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 73,511
Posted By wescat
"Yoshimura Suzukiís James Stewart finished...

"Yoshimura Suzukiís James Stewart finished seventh in moto one, but pulled back into the pits after the second moto was red flagged on the first lap, complaining that something didnít feel right with...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-08-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 34,441
Posted By wescat
This is a great thread. Regarding manipulating...

This is a great thread. Regarding manipulating touch screen devices with gloves on, has anyone used something like these?

...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By wescat
Details/////

I just had this bite me on a long ride last week on my '04 R1150 GSA.

Rain water gets into the tank via standing in the filler cap well (due to the drain line not draining), and running in when...
Forum: Racing 04-24-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3,677
Views: 323,348
Posted By wescat
Anybody else watch the race on FS1? The...

Anybody else watch the race on FS1? The commentary was so bad, I had to hit the mute to watch the race. I'd much rather they just let us hear the bikes run.......
Forum: Vendors 04-03-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,408
Posted By wescat
OP, care to extend this? I just found this thread...

OP, care to extend this? I just found this thread as well..........
Forum: Airheads 03-29-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By wescat
Pull the safety pin (circlip), and pop the socket...

Pull the safety pin (circlip), and pop the socket off of the ball. On each end.
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,487
Posted By wescat
For the most part, a visible patina of...

For the most part, a visible patina of persperation.....
Forum: Racing 03-26-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 216,960
Posted By wescat
Yup, Cycle News is totally free. I enjoy reading...

Yup, Cycle News is totally free. I enjoy reading it every week, and the "uberflip" software works well.

That is a very cool pic of Roger Decoster, first GP and all.

I agree wrt Tickle, he was...
Forum: Racing 03-26-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 216,960
Posted By wescat
Commentary in this weeks Cycle News on JS, page...

Commentary in this weeks Cycle News on JS, page 116: http://cyclenews.uberflip.com/i/282881
Forum: Racing 03-26-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 216,960
Posted By wescat
True that. I was watching a video of his...

True that. I was watching a video of his domination at the '82 des nations yesterday. He definitely had the passion to win, and a ton of mental toughness, IMO.
Forum: Face plant 03-25-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,402
Posted By wescat
Fire plugs and light poles are handy for this...

Fire plugs and light poles are handy for this ploy. Quite the sudden stop, and it tends to cure them of chasing.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-25-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 39,644
Posted By wescat
I'm fishing Thursday till ??, if I'm back in...

I'm fishing Thursday till ??, if I'm back in time, I'm in.
Forum: Americas 03-25-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,177
Posted By wescat
No news to speak of in a month on this guy going...

No news to speak of in a month on this guy going missing......
Forum: Racing 03-25-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 216,960
Posted By wescat
True that. Maggiora Italy, 1986. O'Mara started...

True that. Maggiora Italy, 1986. O'Mara started mid pack, and then ran down, passed, and walked the dog on David Thorpe. Spanked his ass. Folks have talked about it ever since. The best video doesn't...
Forum: Racing 03-25-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 216,960
Posted By wescat
Agreed on both points. JS was on his game, solid,...

Agreed on both points. JS was on his game, solid, crisp, precise all night. Textbook ride.

There are some riders that would occasionally be so well on their game, that no one else could touch...
Forum: Face plant 03-22-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,402
Posted By wescat
Carl, I'm glad you're OK. I hit a dog...

Carl, I'm glad you're OK.

I hit a dog once, when I was 15, ~ 39 years ago. I was on my SL100, riding a limestone road. Centerpunched the dog and went sown fairly hard at ~ 45mph. Skinned up a...
Forum: Vendors 03-11-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 924
Views: 103,101
Posted By wescat
Great report, thanks for keeping us updated.

Great report, thanks for keeping us updated.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 71,560
Posted By wescat
That is a great BMW resource page, thanks.

That is a great BMW resource page, thanks.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 71,560
Posted By wescat
Great resource page, I appreciate those that have...

Great resource page, I appreciate those that have put it together.

I am looking for a list of motorcycle salvage yards that part out the GS/GSA. Google'ling only came up with these 4:


...
Forum: Vendors 02-26-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 149,283
Posted By wescat
Shady, if I had to drink that much light beer,...

Shady, if I had to drink that much light beer, I'd definitely need the help of V-8. Do you like a red beer?
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,112
Posted By wescat
Replacing the pics with the link was the right...

Replacing the pics with the link was the right thing to do, this thread is now out of the nasty zone. Y'all enjoy, and be careful out there.
Forum: Thumpers 02-25-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,112
Posted By wescat
True. The 2 avulsion amputations I know of had...

True. The 2 avulsion amputations I know of had nothing to do with wrenching. I also wear no jewelry, ever.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,112
Posted By wescat
Sorry about your burn

Very very true. As a mechanic for 40 years, my start of shift ritual was: 1) unlock tool boxes. 2) place watch, rings, wallet and keys in tool box drawer. 3) begin work.

Arc to ground across a...
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 924
Views: 103,101
Posted By wescat
Subscribed.

I'm eager to see how the Vietman factory visit goes. Good Luck!
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 924
Views: 103,101
Posted By wescat
Avid Subscriber

Great thread, very interesting R&D work process. They look like great bags, I too am eager to buy a set. I came over to this thread via your "La Moskitia Honduras (Plus Broken Leg)" RR. Glad to see...
Forum: Trials 02-04-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 61,111
Posted By wescat
Damn Clean 1973 Montesa Cota 247

http://austin.craigslist.org/mcy/4308852986.html Montesa Cota 247 Trials Bike - $1500 (College Station)

http://images.craigslist.org/00101_3eRaEUJOEET_600x450.jpg
For sale is a 1973 Montesa...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-01-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,666
Posted By wescat
Great thread. Subscribed. Cpt. Ron, could...

Great thread. Subscribed.

Cpt. Ron, could you fix the link in post #1? Thanks.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-30-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,491
Posted By wescat
It would be great if you could detail how you...

It would be great if you could detail how you built your inductive charger. I'd like to build one myself. Thanks.
Forum: Trials 01-21-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 61,111
Posted By wescat
1966 CZ Trials bike: Only 500 made. Rough condition. Make Offer

Modesto, CA: http://modesto.craigslist.org/mcy/4291876210.html

http://images.craigslist.org/00Q0Q_5L62EDlWxuR_600x450.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,670
Posted By wescat
Damn, that is 100% AUWTDA. Good on ya to keep...

Damn, that is 100% AUWTDA. Good on ya to keep your cool.
Forum: Australia 01-08-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 926
Posted By wescat
You need to measure your head 3 ways:...

You need to measure your head 3 ways: circumference, front to back and side to side. It is helpful to use some OD calipers for the front to back and side to side measurements. The numbers will...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 58

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014