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by SemperFiUral
Sat Nov 19, 2011 7:56 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Sunny Florida Ride with Helicopters & Trains
Replies: 4
Views: 470

Sunny Florida Ride with Helicopters & Trains

Took a spin by the Veteran's Memorial Park in Tampa and then headed down south on 301 to Parrish Florida to the Florida Railroad Museum. Weather was gorgeous but a bit breezy. Plenty of right hand turns - flying the chair has turned from "Oh sh*&!" to "Alright!!!" - getting a much better feel for ri...
by SemperFiUral
Sat Nov 19, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Cookson Hills Toy Run 2011 - Tampa Florida
Replies: 2
Views: 469

Cookson Hills Toy Run 2011 - Tampa Florida

Stopped in at the Veteran's Memorial Park in Tampa today to look around and take a few pictures of the Retro. Crossed paths with a nice lady named Sheri. Sheri and her husband Bill have been hosting this Toy Run for the past 18 years and it's grown pretty large since it's initial inception. Sheri sh...
by SemperFiUral
Wed Nov 16, 2011 8:16 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Rent is due soon - Time to pass the hat again. STOP!!!
Replies: 48
Views: 4958

Re: Rent is due soon - Time to pass the hat again...

John - Thanks for hosting a great site! $20 sent your way. Thanks! Doug
by SemperFiUral
Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:32 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: 2011 Ural Retro - Reverse Shifter Knob Replacement
Replies: 29
Views: 4093

Re: 2011 Ural Retro - Reverse Shifter Knob Replacement

Holopaw Gene has some polished metal balls for that. Maybe you could paint one to look like an 8-ball... I don't want to know how you know about Gene's polished metal balls!!!! :shock: :lol: :lol: Hmmmm... I plan on going over to HUG next month, I'll see if Gene takes offense if I ask to see his po...
by SemperFiUral
Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:17 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: 2011 Ural Retro - Reverse Shifter Knob Replacement
Replies: 29
Views: 4093

2011 Ural Retro - Reverse Shifter Knob Replacement

Hey all - brand new to Urals - bought a 2011 Retro a few months back. Looking to customize a bit and replace the stock reverse gear shifter knob with an "eight-ball". Anyone know what the thread size is for this or know where I can pick one up? Here's my Retro!: http://i1182.photobucket.com/albums/x...
by SemperFiUral
Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:13 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Motorcycle licensing in FL
Replies: 9
Views: 1599

Re: Motorcycle licensing in FL

Hey Albert - I just went through this about two months back. Did they course through Jim's HD in St Petersburg. Course was about $150 through them. Thursday and Friday evening for 3 hours of classroom work each night. Saturday and Sunday on the bikes learning from 7 am to 1 pm'ish. Back to Jim's on ...
by SemperFiUral
Sun Oct 23, 2011 1:14 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides & Rallies
Topic: Holopaw Annual Rally - Nov. 12 & 13
Replies: 57
Views: 5036

Re: Holopaw Annual Rally - Nov. 12 & 13

Newbie Here - Plan on making the Rally on Saturday and leaving from Brandon FL in the morning. Doug