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by sergeantbrown
Tue Sep 27, 2011 8:14 am
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: sidecar asylum meet/ride report
Replies: 45
Views: 2954

Re: sidecar asylum meet/ride report

Rik, Baburska's and Andrea's bikes are NOT repainted Tourists. You will note that the Deco has "normal" front forks rather than leading link forks. They can be ridden as a solo where the Tourist cannot. :moto: I would like to thank you all for the praise, however it is totally misdirected. Sidecar A...
by sergeantbrown
Wed Sep 21, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel

gobium wrote:Like to attend, form need to fill out ? or just send check to address listed above . New rider, Ohio
Fly said he got a call from someone from Kent. Was that you?

Registration was due by LAST Sunday. If that wasn't you, call Al at the number listed above immediately.

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Wed Sep 21, 2011 7:35 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel

Hot Dickety!

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:54 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Gigantic Seaborne Rescue
Replies: 6
Views: 469

Gigantic Seaborne Rescue

9/11 seaborne rescue that was larger than Dunkirk. No one ever heard about it.

http://forum.woodenboat.com/showthread. ... Resilience

Sarge :foilhead:
by sergeantbrown
Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Stainless Brake Lines - totaly worth it!
Replies: 18
Views: 1381

Re: Stainless Brake Lines - totaly worth it!

JohnBG wrote:
digitalebola wrote:Did I mention I have not bled brakes since my '74 VW Thing in 1993!
I had a VW Thing when I was in high school/junior college in the mid-80's. I miss that car.... Good Times... :old:
Note my signature.

Sarge :foilhead:
by sergeantbrown
Sat Sep 17, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Harbor Frieght Trailer to Haul Ural - can o' worms
Replies: 13
Views: 2706

Re: Harbor Frieght Trailer to Haul Ural - can o' worms

Check with Rich Maund. He had a HF trailer before he got his toy hauler. He liked it but found the wheels were junk.

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:43 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: WHO'S THE NEXT, AXLE
Replies: 54
Views: 1796

Re: WHO'S THE NEXT, AXLE

niteblues59 wrote:I use synthetic grease on the axle.
There's the problem. Everyone knows you should only use dino grease on axles!!

:cheers: :beerchug: :friday: :hungry: :lurker: :thumbsup:

Sarge :foilhead:
by sergeantbrown
Thu Sep 08, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Sucks to be a Dad sometimes
Replies: 41
Views: 2000

Re: Sucks to be a Dad sometimes

Dirt bikes... Better than drugs and alcohol. Things with your daughter could be a lot worse.

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Wed Sep 07, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel

Great eeyore!

Anyone heard from emskee?

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Tue Sep 06, 2011 9:18 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel

The question came up how does one write a check to "Fly" that he can cash. Actually, his bank accepts that name. In any event, checks to Al Butterfield will work just fine!

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:53 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: 1st fuel up and THE GAS CAP IS STUCK=resolved
Replies: 33
Views: 3713

Re: 1st fuel up and THE GAS CAP IS STUCK=resolved

If you look around the Ural factory discussion site you will find instructions for drilling and pinning the factory gas cap. Getting the plain black caps from Crawfords works fine unless you have a Retro or other "chromy" bike and want to keep the chrome cap. Then it is worthwhile going the pin rout...
by sergeantbrown
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:46 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: I raced a Harley today
Replies: 9
Views: 783

Re: I raced a Harley today

:cheers:
Image

:beerchug: :givemebeer:

Sarge :foilhead:
by sergeantbrown
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: A Tale of Two Forums....
Replies: 19
Views: 1449

Re: A Tale of Two Forums....

I used to be a member of the Wild Goose Chase forum. They weren't that bad then . Just for what its worth, the NE Ohio Moto Guzzi Club has three Urals in regular attendance* and, otherwise, the membership is MUCH friendlier/nicer/more relaxed than other (BMW) clubs I have attended. (*Actually 3 Ural...
by sergeantbrown
Fri Sep 02, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: Sidecar Asylum - The Sequel

Well, that's one of ya. Any more crazy enough to come?

Sarge
by sergeantbrown
Fri Sep 02, 2011 10:08 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New style muffler
Replies: 13
Views: 1216

Re: New style muffler

Ah yes, a very non-endangered species, the North American A$$hole. (Yeah, I know. This was filmed in Europe. Six of one...)

Sarge