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by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:53 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Mascot
Replies: 20
Views: 4560

Re: Mascot

Ok, time for the lovely mascot! Any recommendations anyone? And no John, I don't want to see you in a bikini with an AK-47 :lol: Did somevody say mascot, bikini and AK-47, dahhhlink? :shock: http://sovietsteeds.com/images/mascot.jpg I'm available and recently unemployed... :x Svetty Well Yobe "ask ...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:35 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: I got my new mufflers on today
Replies: 9
Views: 2047

I'd really like to see them. I may hafta get a pair of tem from modtop. Them chrome ones on the Raven just don't look right. How do they sound and flow? :? As far as the headers, ya know I prefer roughing the chrome with some scotch-brite pads and hitting them with the high temp rattle-can BBQ black...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:07 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Tis I, the wandering Spook
Replies: 6
Views: 2073

Welcome to the "collective"! have ya made it back to Indiana yet? If ya have any tips on phpBB, please let me know. It's all new to me. There's a few "mods" I need to install to allow members to attach pictures and embed YouTube abd Google video clips. I need all the help I can get. :? Yeah, it's ki...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 9:54 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: My pusher tire has a boil!
Replies: 11
Views: 2227

My pusher tire has a boil!

I was going to trot the Raven out for a ride this evening, but I noticed a bulge on the sidewall of the pusher tire: http://www.sovietsteeds.com/images/DSC09577.JPG The Uralshina tire has 4,800km on it and is pretty squared off. I can still faintly see the middle "zig zag" in the middle of the tread...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 9:37 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Weekend of July 28th
Replies: 20
Views: 3571

Yobe wrote:I dunno, I just need to ride somewhere besides work and back. Maybe St. Augustine for lunch or maybe Gene's and go harass him :lol: I am pretty open to just about any destination beyond 50 clicks.
Is Gene gonna be back from his trip to Taiwan, Russia, and Europe by then? :?
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Mascot
Replies: 20
Views: 4560

Re: Mascot

Ok, time for the lovely mascot! Any recommendations anyone? And no John, I don't want to see you in a bikini with an AK-47 :lol: But I look sooo cute in my polka-dot speedo. :lol: How about this for a mascot? http://www.vecernji.hr/system/galleries/pics/060525/a-borat2.jpg I guess I'll hafta start ...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Weekend of July 28th
Replies: 20
Views: 3571

Re: Weekend of July 28th

Yobe wrote:Any CFLA Uralists care to venture out? I am wife and kid free that weekend!!!!! :D
Where ya wanna go? I need to get out for a ride. Hopefully by then my son will be recuperated (he's having surgery Friday) enough for me to hit the streets on three wheels. :roll:
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 7:47 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Why Soviet Steeds? - and the SovietSteeds Manifesto!
Replies: 45
Views: 37848

Why Soviet Steeds? - and the SovietSteeds Manifesto!

Why did I create Soviet Steed Forums? Well because Russian motorcycles are my hobby. It what I do with those spare moments that aren't absorbed by work, family and the demands of life. It keeps me sane (and sometimes makes me insane :roll: ). I was a cronic contibutor to the Russian Iron Motorcycle ...
by JohnBG
Wed Jul 18, 2007 6:06 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Open for Business...
Replies: 3
Views: 1465

Re: Open for Business...

BillyG wrote:The Doctor is "IN". Nurse! Send in the first patient.... :D
Cool Beans... I think I got mosta the bugs out of the board and everything about all set up. Maybe we'll officially open later this week. 8)
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:57 pm
Forum: Forums Section Tech Support
Topic: Coming Soon - Integrated Photo Galleries
Replies: 1
Views: 1010

Coming Soon - Integrated Photo Galleries

I am working on added a Photo Galleries section that will integrate seamelessly with the Firums section. I hope to have it up and running soon. I'll keep ya posted on the details. 8)
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:49 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Uralrallies.com
Replies: 1
Views: 1573

Uralrallies.com

An excellent source of information of upcoming rallies and get-togethers is Robbie Moore's Ural Rallies webiste. Here's the link: http://www.uralrallies.com/rallies.htm
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:30 pm
Forum: Forums Section Tech Support
Topic: Adding attachments (pictures) to your posts - WORKS NOW!
Replies: 5
Views: 1453

Adding attachments (pictures) to your posts - WORKS NOW!

Update/Edit: The attachment mod is working!

See here for more detiails: http://sovietsteeds.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=36
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:24 pm
Forum: Forums Section Tech Support
Topic: Having a problem with the forums?
Replies: 0
Views: 3519

Having a problem with the forums?

Try using the "FAQ" link at the top of the page first. That should answer about 95% of all of the common questions.

To register as a member, click on the "Register" link at the top of the page.

If you are still having a problem, post it here and we'll try to fix it.

Thanks,
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:11 pm
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: "The Black Market" Rules
Replies: 0
Views: 10372

"The Black Market" Rules

Just a few simple rules for "The Black Market" section of the forums. 1. Items should be related to Russian/Ukrainian motorcycles ie something close to it. The site admins and/or moderators will let ya know if it's not an acceptable item to post here. 2. Please indicate where the item is located (es...
by JohnBG
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: Forums Section Tech Support
Topic: Welcome - How to register for this board as a member...
Replies: 0
Views: 7228

Welcome - How to register for this board as a member...

Welcome to the Soviet Steeds Motorcycle Club forums section. Thanks for stopping in. :D Guests may view all of the forms, but to start topics or reply to posts, you will need to become a registered member. There is no charge or catch to becoming a member. It is absolutely free. To register as a memb...