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Old 12-16-2012, 04:21 PM   #16
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I'm going to need to get into steering head bearings for my 84 R80gspd. Been posting here

SOLO LOBO pointed at site with race removals - wondering if anyone has them to loan?

If not, I'll order and we will.
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Old 12-16-2012, 05:32 PM   #17
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I'm going to need to get into steering head bearings for my 84 R80gspd. Been posting here

SOLO LOBO pointed at site with race removals - wondering if anyone has them to loan?

If not, I'll order and we will.
Brad or Jenna has a welder ... I've done it with Brads welder. You simply put a small bead directly in the center of the race, and do it all the way around. The heat warps the race and it pops out. I was skeptical ... but damn it ... it worked.

Check Post #74
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showt...=656361&page=5

EDIT: I have Jenna's welder
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Old 05-07-2013, 09:10 AM   #18
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Um, can I borrow someone's exhaust nut wrench?
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Old 05-07-2013, 10:26 AM   #19
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I have this:


And sure ... you use it with a 1/2 inch drive breaker bar. Come get it.
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Old 08-22-2014, 06:33 PM   #20
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Not a loan... Does anyone have a table lift that they want to sell? My back & neck need all of the assist that they can get.
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Old 08-22-2014, 08:36 PM   #21
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Not a loan... Does anyone have a table lift that they want to sell? My back & neck need all of the assist that they can get.
I see that Harbor Freight has their MC table lift on sale for $299 this weekend. I hear that it's a pretty good value.
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Old 08-23-2014, 05:20 AM   #22
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Thanks. Yup, that's what got me thinking. That's as low as that lift gets, too.

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I see that Harbor Freight has their MC table lift on sale for $299 this weekend. I hear that it's a pretty good value.
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Old 08-23-2014, 06:28 AM   #23
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Thanks. Yup, that's what got me thinking. That's as low as that lift gets, too.
George, I have a "Big Red" lift that is very similar to the harbor freight except it's a scissor. A few "conversions" on the HB lift and it really isn't a bad deal. I'd sell you mine, but as soon as I do that....my bike will explode!

Oh, get a wheel chock while you're there.....it helps a lot on that lift.

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Old 08-24-2014, 07:05 AM   #24
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Not a loan... Does anyone have a table lift that they want to sell? My back & neck need all of the assist that they can get.

got a friend whos got one for sale, ill pm ya #
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