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Forum: Trials Today, 08:01 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Hi folks, There will be another ahrma Trials at...

Hi folks,
There will be another ahrma Trials at Unadilla's MX Rewind this year. I am in need of checkers. If you are available, or have a friend who can help, please let me know with a PM. The...
Forum: Trials 04-21-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
As far as Ormstown is concerned, I have brought...

As far as Ormstown is concerned, I have brought several different Trials and race bikes to the event with no problems whatsoever. The folks at the smaller border crossings are aware of the event,...
Forum: Trials 04-21-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Gordo83
+1 I had a Beta TR33 and couldn't get it to...

+1 I had a Beta TR33 and couldn't get it to start, on the 1st kick, after 6 minutes, and nothing was broke.

Glad you found the problem. Feels good when you don't have to split cases to fix a...
Forum: Trials 03-30-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,336
Posted By Gordo83
Congrats on your first Trials. Hope you go back. ...

Congrats on your first Trials. Hope you go back.
I'm always on the lookout for the KT330. One will come along some day.
Forum: Trials 03-28-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,596
Posted By Gordo83
Interesting peg location as well. Should put...

Interesting peg location as well. Should put plenty of traction to the rear tire.
Forum: Trials 03-22-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
I'll be there with 3 bikes. Wouldn't miss it! If...

I'll be there with 3 bikes. Wouldn't miss it! If you haven't been there yet, you should go. Three days of Vintage Trials, and Vintage and PV MX and CC on Saturday and Sunday.
Forum: Trials 02-24-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,512
Posted By Gordo83
Hey, Easy does it on the Penton Mudlark. Granted...

Hey, Easy does it on the Penton Mudlark. Granted they made the top ten worst dirt bikes ever built, at number three. But they actually aren't that bad once they are set up properly. I compete with...
Forum: Trials 01-06-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,780
Posted By Gordo83
The 'standard test' written about above for...

The 'standard test' written about above for Novice sections has worked out unbelievably well for the club laser17 is talking about. Actually, so good, they won best Trial of the season in 2013 for...
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,866
Posted By Gordo83
You're crazy brewtus. You and your Reflex were...

You're crazy brewtus. You and your Reflex were featured on all the Post Vintage Trials Trophies at last years Unadilla MX Rewind Trials. You're a legend!
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,866
Posted By Gordo83
I would like to try and ITSA event some time. I...

I would like to try and ITSA event some time. I have talked to Bob several times about them. Unfortunately there are no events anywhere near me. New York would be the closest to have a class for the...
Forum: Trials 01-02-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,866
Posted By Gordo83
Ya, I always get a kick out of the CL and auction...

Ya, I always get a kick out of the CL and auction site ads that say "Rare" when trying to sell their Reflex's. I was thinking close to a million, but maybe thousands is more realistic. They're...
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Thank you PSchrauber. And Happy New Year to you...

Thank you PSchrauber. And Happy New Year to you too!
Is there any chance you know how much the bike sold for? The link you gave above does not show the price.
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks dmay, I ordered it. Looking forward to...

Thanks dmay, I ordered it. Looking forward to that and the article about Bernie Schreiber.
Forum: Trials 01-01-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks PSchrauber, I found the magazine on...

Thanks PSchrauber,
I found the magazine on line, but can't download the article. Would be interested to know what they thought of the bike.
Forum: Trials 12-31-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
I would be hugging that bike to, if it were...

I would be hugging that bike to, if it were mine!!
If anyone has any information regarding it, I would like to know more about it. Beautiful frame work!
Forum: Trials 12-30-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,780
Posted By Gordo83
That pretty much hits all the important parts. ...

That pretty much hits all the important parts.

10) Pre ride your sections and find out they are too easy; then change them and get bit*#ed at because they were too hard.

11) Pre ride your...
Forum: Trials 11-12-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,055
Posted By Gordo83
When I first got in to Trials I could't get over...

When I first got in to Trials I could't get over logs. I couldn't get over a telephone pole. If the log was bigger than my ground clearance, I would just get hung up.
I spent about an hour with a...
Forum: Trials 11-07-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
The link works. Thanks. When and where did...

The link works. Thanks.
When and where did Hodaka Days, in 2014, take place?
Forum: Trials 11-06-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,357
Posted By Gordo83
Look around where another development is being...

Look around where another development is being built nearby. Be-friend the general contractor or better yet the guy running the excavator. Sooner or later he will dig up a boulder or large rock that...
Forum: Trials 10-16-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,168
Posted By Gordo83
I switched to the Michelins a couple years ago...

I switched to the Michelins a couple years ago and like them. I ride a Vintage bike with steel rims and could not get the air pressure in the Dunlop's under 8 pounds or they would roll off the bead....
Forum: Trials 09-30-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
I think there were 20 riders at Unadilla....

I think there were 20 riders at Unadilla. Unfortunately, ahrma doesn't acknowledge air cooled twin shock bikes with drum brakes built after 1979. At Unadilla there were several TLR's, and other early...
Forum: Trials 09-28-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,787
Posted By Gordo83
Not trying to be a smart a$$, but I think the...

Not trying to be a smart a$$, but I think the heading is the explanation. I think we've, or at least most of us have watched the original a couple hundred times. My kids no the song by heart.
Forum: Trials 09-27-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
To my knowledge, B&J Racing are the only ones in...

To my knowledge, B&J Racing are the only ones in the states building and selling Falcons. At least when I got mine. They can be reached at: 615-789-5956
As I said, I'm very happy with mine.
As far...
Forum: Trials 09-26-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
I like my Falcons. Had Bob Ginder build them for...

I like my Falcons. Had Bob Ginder build them for me. Haven't tried the new Betors, but do know a couple that have bent rods and saw one get stuck once too. I've had the Falcons over a year with...
Forum: Trials 08-28-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Ormstown is great! For those of you that haven't...

Ormstown is great! For those of you that haven't been, you're missing a great weekend. Trials school on Friday with Mick. Then a seperate trials on Saturday and Sunday. Also, a Hare Scrambles and MX...
Forum: Trials 07-29-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,590
Posted By Gordo83
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=201138143741&ssPageName=ADME:B:SS:US:1123
Forum: Trials 07-15-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,945
Posted By Gordo83
+1 Anyone from here compete?

+1 Anyone from here compete?
Forum: Trials 07-06-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,590
Posted By Gordo83
I think it has more to do with the fun and...

I think it has more to do with the fun and challenge of doing it than the money you could spend on a real one.
If I had the welding skills to do it, I'd like to build a Can Am, but my own, not the...
Forum: Trials 06-27-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,945
Posted By Gordo83
On Saturday night at VMD, they will be showing...

On Saturday night at VMD, they will be showing the new film, 'PENTON The John Penton Story'.
Worth the trip alone!
Forum: Trials 06-07-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 95,400
Posted By Gordo83
I watched that bike for a while on craigs. I have...

I watched that bike for a while on craigs. I have the 350 model. About the only club around that has a class for it is this one. Or just show up at any Trials and ride with the Modern bikes for fun....
Forum: Trials 06-06-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,551
Posted By Gordo83
Yeah, small world. Good pitting next to you too....

Yeah, small world. Good pitting next to you too. See you at CATRA.
Forum: Trials 06-04-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,551
Posted By Gordo83
The ahrma Trials at Unadilla brought in 20...

The ahrma Trials at Unadilla brought in 20 riders. Most were ahrma class bikes. There were no Modern bikes. The added 'Post Vintage Twin Shock' class had around 8 bikes, as 8 trophies were handed...
Forum: Trials 05-28-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,334
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks. great pictures. What is the bike in the...

Thanks. great pictures.
What is the bike in the second picture? Looks like a Wassell with a Hodaka motor.
Also, How many riders were signed up?
So far, I see 10 at Unadilla. I'm hoping more show...
Forum: Trials 05-26-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,551
Posted By Gordo83
Unadilla's coming up fast. And they need...

Unadilla's coming up fast.
And they need checkers. Any help will be appreciated. Spread the word.
Forum: Trials 05-22-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,813
Posted By Gordo83
I'm glad there are several videos available for...

I'm glad there are several videos available for people to watch who might be checking a National or World round. I know I have questions, to the point of not being sure I know enough about what's a...
Forum: Trials 05-19-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 200,134
Posted By Gordo83
Just a reminder. Unadilla's MX Rewind weekend...

Just a reminder.
Unadilla's MX Rewind weekend is coming up fast. There will be an ahrma Trials there this year which includes a non points class for Post 79 Trials bikes with drum brakes, air-cooled...
Forum: Trials 05-16-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 781
Posted By Gordo83
The entire NETA schedule is on the page you...

The entire NETA schedule is on the page you included in your post. Just click on 'EVENTS'. There's a lot more information and photos, as well, on the 'HOME' page.
Forum: Trials 05-14-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,645
Posted By Gordo83
Was thinking of buying a pair of Gaerne's, but...

Was thinking of buying a pair of Gaerne's, but wasn't sure which model.
Is there a difference between the black 'Balance Classic' and the 'Pro-Tech', other than price and color?
Forum: Trials 05-11-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,813
Posted By Gordo83
Sounds to me like you should get back in to the...

Sounds to me like you should get back in to the Trials you enjoyed as a teenager. I have never even ridden a Modern Trials bike. All my bikes have been Vintage. I currently ride a 72 Penton/Wassell...
Forum: Trials 05-08-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,813
Posted By Gordo83
Thanks lowpsi. Don't have a face book account....

Thanks lowpsi. Don't have a face book account. But still should have known what FB was.
Thanks for the videos too!
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