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by markhas
Mon Apr 04, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Kubelwagens, Ketterkrad,Schwimmwagens oh my
Replies: 4
Views: 820

Re: Kubelwagens, Ketterkrad,Schwimmwagens oh my

My High School buddy Ernie had one of those VW,s called "The Thing" back in the middle of the last century. His dad, a German immigrant was offered the importation rights for VW, but sorrowfuly passed it up, cause big cars were the fashion.
by markhas
Sun Apr 03, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Lap robe questions
Replies: 29
Views: 4601

Re: Lap robe questions

I have one of the original robes sold here maybe 10 yrs ago. It was rubberized on the underside, eventually the left side rubber finally gave way due to it flapping. I'm in the process of repairing the rubber and will add some sort of water proofed fleece to the underside. I wouldn't leave home wit...
by markhas
Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:13 pm
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: Fuel tank
Replies: 5
Views: 1118

Re: Fuel tank

Where is the cap?
by markhas
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:12 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: My new Ural!
Replies: 28
Views: 2237

Re: My new Ural!

Soon than later the side door will be necessary, the tonneau works only so much, eventually the wind gets to the monkey.
by markhas
Thu Mar 31, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New windshield (smart)
Replies: 14
Views: 1529

Re: New windshield (smart)

Wisconsin just passed a law prohibiting cell phones in construction zones, this will be upgraded to all cell phone use in 2018. Thank you governor Walker for protecting us from irresponsible idots.
by markhas
Mon Mar 28, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: My new Ural!
Replies: 28
Views: 2237

Re: My new Ural!

Be nice and get one of those doors to keep the wind out the tub, she'll be with ya longer. Also a windshield an some sort of blanket/robe.
by markhas
Mon Mar 28, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: If you could custom build and VERY improved Ural, what would it have?
Replies: 53
Views: 4833

Re: If you could custom build and VERY improved Ural, what would it have?

Drum brakes all round, tri-lobe drive to eliminate splines.
by markhas
Mon Mar 28, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New windshield (smart)
Replies: 14
Views: 1529

Re: New windshield (smart)

rivers wrote:
alienbogey wrote:No thanks!
x2
Dumb idea, I wanna ride, not watch TV.
by markhas
Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Embarrassing question
Replies: 30
Views: 2913

Re: Embarrassing question

The only thing you need to know is, They all do that!
by markhas
Sat Mar 26, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: sold
Replies: 14
Views: 2090

Re: Late Ural wheel

It's not chrome. It is steel, and chrome plated.
by markhas
Sat Mar 26, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Snakes alive!
Replies: 6
Views: 497

Re: Snakes alive!

There are lots of snakes in the grass!
by markhas
Wed Mar 23, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Ural Tool Kit
Replies: 22
Views: 3217

Re: Ural Tool Kit

I don't see the most universal tool in the kit, the BFH!