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by JPanyon
Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:41 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: 06 Gear Up Shifting
Replies: 11
Views: 1399

Silent Shifting, any year, any model

The Answer Is: (don't eveybody hold their breath)... Double clutching. Silent smooth shifts, right up to redline. The gears literally fall into engagement with a tiny "snick". I used to try and bug Glen into putting this into the RIMC "FAQ" section. Now, instead, I advise the inquisitive to post me ...
by JPanyon
Mon Aug 27, 2007 8:55 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: The gremlins got me... Ghostbuster needed.
Replies: 7
Views: 1589

Gremlin Busting....

Get your meter back out, and this time, measure the voltage(s) at the same points with the headlamp turned ON. You already know where you checked the voltages previously, do it again, but this time with the circuit subjected to its "normal" load, and you'll find where the voltage is dropping off.......
by JPanyon
Mon Aug 27, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Replacing tubes - guess I need some more practice...
Replies: 10
Views: 1224

Tire Busting, Made Easy

And, the Answer Is.... put a 3rd tire iron in your tool kit, from any mcycle shop. Cheapest investment you can make for the amount of labor saving you get in return. Tubes...the Rusky tubes leak at the seams, t'aint no doubt, and they're thinner than standard tubes from Japan. I get mine for KTM bik...
by JPanyon
Tue Aug 21, 2007 2:12 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Greetings to All
Replies: 11
Views: 1239

Greetings to All

After considering the amount of good stuff that was dumped overboard at RIMC, to "save server resources" at their ISP, I came to the conclusion that I should park my rig elsewhere. The real value of a good bulletin board, is the help it provides to its members. Makes little difference if its a suici...