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Old 07-19-2013, 10:10 AM   #25156
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Notice the missing left front leg? That's what happened when the last guy asked the same question.
Hey don't break off the other foot because I asked a question! I thought it was like a lucky rabbits foot or something...only on a bigger scale.
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:12 AM   #25157
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Not a criticism, just a question...
Looks like your exhaust (as cool as it looks) is gonna cook the rubber bits in that left shock, no? ?

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Old 07-19-2013, 02:14 PM   #25158
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Not a criticism, just a question...
Looks like your exhaust (as cool as it looks) is gonna cook the rubber bits in that left shock, no? ?
It's a 250...it won't cook anything.. all good. Nice looking project.
Who makes those grips?What tire is that?Your chain is too loose?Where can I get paint and stickers like those?
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:40 PM   #25159
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After all the Harley bashing it looks like you jammed an old sportster slip on on it
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Old 07-19-2013, 04:13 PM   #25160
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Ha thanks for the positive comments. This pic is a few weeks old and the chain has since been adjusted. The shock is all metal except for a rubber stopper but I don't really see that becoming and issue. Exhaust was an aftermarket slip on from a cB450sc but it sure looks an sounds loud so I put a baffle in it. Still loud. The grips are bicycle bar tape wrapped in leather strap. The tank is original paint and graphics but I hand sanded it down to a nice finish then Beard clear coated it.

Antique plates on her now and near ready to terrorize a school zone
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Old 07-19-2013, 06:15 PM   #25161
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Calling all cats!

The Virginia tag is in your neighborhood...

Retro said whoever figured out the obscure clues(to say the least) to post up the answer, so I did. Its a long story that goes back a couple pages.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showp...postcount=8986

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Old 07-19-2013, 07:40 PM   #25162
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How to pick a Dual Sport motorcycle.

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Old 07-19-2013, 08:25 PM   #25163
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That is a KLR. A much easier way to lift it would be just to spray it down with water , let it sit for a day and simply sweep it up into a dust pan.
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Old 07-20-2013, 04:29 AM   #25164
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That is a KLR. A much easier way to lift it would be just to spray it down with water , let it sit for a day and simply sweep it up into a dust pan.
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Old 07-20-2013, 05:12 AM   #25165
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That is a KLR. A much easier way to lift it would be just to spray it down with water , let it sit for a day and simply sweep it up into a dust pan.
OUCH!!!!....that hurt!
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Old 07-20-2013, 05:26 AM   #25166
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That is a KLR. A much easier way to lift it would be just to spray it down with water , let it sit for a day and simply sweep it up into a dust pan.
It's a KLR...............not a Chevy
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Old 07-20-2013, 10:17 AM   #25167
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Not a criticism, just a question...
Looks like your exhaust (as cool as it looks) is gonna cook the rubber bits in that left shock, no? ?

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Old 07-20-2013, 12:40 PM   #25168
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It's a 250...it won't cook anything.. all good. Nice looking project.
Who makes those grips?What tire is that?Your chain is too loose?Where can I get paint and stickers like those?
Tires are Shinko, right? That's all you run.
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Old 07-20-2013, 02:19 PM   #25169
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Some drunk hit it (probably a neighbor) and it layed in the road for a week until I saved it. It goes nicely with the zoo, stop, no left turn, Arlington Blvd , Glebe Rd, constable on duty, Baltimore police and no parking signs. Beards collectin is much more explosive and nuclear on nature.

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Old 07-21-2013, 04:48 AM   #25170
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