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Old 01-24-2014, 09:13 AM   #27316
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My first attempt at a Ruckus snowmobile..... Theory is okay but there isn't enough snow for the front ski to track. Traction is insane do to the low HP and cvt transmission, also I wrapped some of those huge wire ties around the tire to act as chains. The rear does not spin at all. Revisions to come.

Stop making scooters look fun. I don't want to have to buy one. I already have 2 bikes I'm not riding enough.
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Old 01-24-2014, 09:55 AM   #27317
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Stop making scooters look fun. I don't want to have to buy one. I already have 2 bikes I'm not riding enough.
Maybe you need a Grom so you will have a Honda.
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Old 01-24-2014, 09:56 AM   #27318
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If you can get your hands on one! They sell like hotcakes.
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Old 01-24-2014, 09:58 AM   #27319
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May be tack a few length of aluminum angle on the bottom for better directional control.

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My first attempt at a Ruckus snowmobile..... Theory is okay but there isn't enough snow for the front ski to track. Traction is insane do to the low HP and cvt transmission, also I wrapped some of those huge wire ties around the tire to act as chains. The rear does not spin at all. Revisions to come.

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Old 01-24-2014, 10:00 AM   #27320
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This may give you a few ideas
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Old 01-24-2014, 10:00 AM   #27321
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If you can get your hands on one! They sell like hotcakes.
The snowmobile version or the standard version?
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Old 01-24-2014, 10:32 AM   #27322
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Maybe you need a Grom so you will have a Honda.
Wouldn't a ruckus also be a Honda? No Grom for me. saw them in last months motorcyclist. Didn't do much for me. If I wanted a "playbike" like that I would get a pre 08 ninja 250 again. No for some reason there is a little fat siren call from the ruckus. I can't justify one in my mind at all though and don't need to buy one. It also totally doesn't fit with any of the riding I do. No bike budget this year. Any big windfalls this year are focused on paying off cars and paying down the mortgage.
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Old 01-24-2014, 10:33 AM   #27323
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I'm planning to quit work and take a ruckus around this fine nation for a year or so. Got big plans for that little 50
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Old 01-24-2014, 10:40 AM   #27324
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I'm planning to quit work and take a ruckus around this fine nation for a year or so. Got big plans for that little 50
Wait, is that post in Richmond chatter without a link to a bike for sale?



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Old 01-24-2014, 10:40 AM   #27325
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Old 01-24-2014, 10:44 AM   #27326
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My first attempt at a Ruckus snowmobile..... Theory is okay but there isn't enough snow for the front ski to track. Traction is insane do to the low HP and cvt transmission, also I wrapped some of those huge wire ties around the tire to act as chains. The rear does not spin at all. Revisions to come.


Andrew, I just blew the binding off of a set of atomic skis a few weeks ago and they aren't fixable. If ya can use 'em they are yours. 😈

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Old 01-24-2014, 11:05 AM   #27327
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Wait, is that post in Richmond chatter without a link to a bike for sale?



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Old 01-24-2014, 01:29 PM   #27328
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Do any of you guys have an extension ladder that I could borrow for maybe an hr or so? I need to replace two security lights near the top of my second story before I move out.

Thanks in advance

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Old 01-24-2014, 02:01 PM   #27329
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Rich, I have one.

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Old 01-24-2014, 03:12 PM   #27330
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Do any of you guys have an extension ladder that I could borrow for maybe an hr or so? I need to replace two security lights near the top of my second story before I move out.

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I have one also you're welcome to. I live Huguenot and Chippenham, if that's closer to you than Jeff.
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