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by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:25 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: My son make it thru his surgery OK...
Replies: 14
Views: 2633

VWNate1 wrote:When I was 17 I moved in with my Russian girlfreind and I don't recall going off my feed.... :D
For his mother's sake, I hope he'll wait a few years to do something like that! :wink:
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:21 pm
Forum: Oil Threads
Topic: hello, my name is Mylash, and I am an AMSOIL dealer
Replies: 8
Views: 2333

Can ya still send Amsoil $40 and be a dealer? I used to use Amsoil a lot in my Harleys. But on the urals, since ya change the oil so frequently, I stick with the dino oil. I tried Castrol Syntec Blend (half dino/half Synthetic) in the 650 once but it weeped thru the engine. I guess them old castings...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Harley Police Cruiser Air Ride seat
Replies: 37
Views: 5372

The H-D police seats are cushy! I had one on my '01 Police Road King I recently sold. I absolutely loved it but the missus wanted to ride too so I had to dich it for a good 2-up seat. (that wasn't as cushy) :x The air cannister makes all the difference. What PSI do you run yours at Randy? (also a gr...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Vinyl Graphics and Pinstriping
Replies: 4
Views: 2869

Any local graphics shop can make ya up custom decals for a few bucks. The key is applying them properly. Clean the surface that the decal is going to be applied to with rubbing alcohol or similar solvent before applying. Use that little plastic squeegee (ask the graphics shop and they'll usually giv...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:13 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Semi-permanent ballast
Replies: 4
Views: 1776

I also heard of guys that fill frame tubes fulla lead shot or molten lead...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:12 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Temp. Comparison, Herzog gears and leg shields.....
Replies: 5
Views: 2176

Thanks DaveO!

Great info! 8)
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: How to..??
Replies: 15
Views: 3745

Scuff them with some scotch brite until your reflection looks blurry in the chrome.

Here's a few pics from when I did my fender rack recently...

Welcome to "Rattle can 101". :P :wink:

Read the picture captions and you'll be just fine..
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:55 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New parts I recently added.
Replies: 8
Views: 2416

Mud Pie wrote:DaveO,

If I remember correctly, John's rig was originally black/rust. He hung all his parts from a tree limb like convicted horse thieves and sprayed them tan.
Yup... Here's a few pictures. I mista posted hundres of them on the other site...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New parts I recently added.
Replies: 8
Views: 2416

Yobe wrote:How ya likin' the tractor vs the bench? I was so happy when I finally got my tractor seat, it was like night and day for me arse!
It's different. I haven't quite gotten used to it yet.

I did hafta push it back as far as I could as I'm a long-legged knuckle draggin' mouthbreather! :D
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:49 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New parts I recently added.
Replies: 8
Views: 2416

DaveO wrote:Really looks good John! Do you have a pic from when you first got her to compare?
Here's a pic or two from when I first got the rig about 2-1/2 years ago.... (has it reqally been that long) :shock:
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: A Different Tire Question
Replies: 20
Views: 3142

evcman wrote:The trick is to put good Russian air in Russian tubes, especially healthy, robust air from the Ural mountains. Not this thin, puny stuff from the lower latitudes.

David
And don;t foget to chainge the air twice a year. Summer air in the summertime and winter air in the winter time. :wink:
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:44 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Tinkling at startup...
Replies: 22
Views: 3536

But the sound goes away when the bike is warmed up right? :roll:
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:42 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Painter Needed In So. Cal.
Replies: 1
Views: 1051

Maybe ya could just run it by Jesse James' place...

I hear he works cheap. :wink: :P
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:40 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Wow! Thanks folks!
Replies: 19
Views: 3946

uhoh.... there goes the neighborhood! :lol: j/k Mr Cob, sir (ducks and runs) :wink: Howdy DB, Yeah, I figuered this place could use a miscreant among it's membership. :lol: Now as to this "sir" thing, damn it woman when I was in the Green Machine, I was an NCO, I worked for my livin don't go insult...
by JohnBG
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:37 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New emoticon needed for SS.
Replies: 4
Views: 1486

Yeah, I am working on getting the Phot Gallery section going and then it's on to smilies.

I found a sit e with plenty of them.

I just gotta figger out how to install them! :roll: