Search:

Type: Posts; User: NORTY; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    71
    Views
    5,273

    How about this?...

    How about this?
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20201015/68ec1e047a666541c8a65d48503a4a14.jpg


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  2. Replies
    52
    Views
    15,326

    Lemme try a better pic....

    Lemme try a better pic.
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20201015/fee9dc62ea4c5038ccebf50f7875e71f.jpg


    EDIT~ The front wheel was laced typically.
  3. Replies
    52
    Views
    15,326

    I went to a Honda dealer this am. I walk in the...

    I went to a Honda dealer this am. I walk in the showroom, and see a MONTESA!

    Anyway, as I’m twisting the rear tire knobbs, I notice the rear wheel spokes. I saw this and thought “hummm...”

    What...
  4. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,365

    Harley rear wheel bearings?

    Harley rear wheel bearings?
  5. If she would have started on dirtbikes, she...

    If she would have started on dirtbikes, she would've been ready for that edge's effect on her moto...

    She's also a bit short for that seat height, and the lower part of the shoulder.

    Being...
  6. Replies
    71
    Views
    5,273

    Nice to see "Lucy55" checking in!

    Nice to see "Lucy55" checking in!
  7. Replies
    9
    Views
    735

    You are aware that Shoei has a custom fitting...

    You are aware that Shoei has a custom fitting program and can change/adjust the pad sizes to help fit riders?

    It's very close to the MSF Headquarters office in Irvine. Just FYI.

    I'm pretty...
  8. Replies
    9
    Views
    735

    I know where there's a BLUE Triumph Tiger... ...

    I know where there's a BLUE Triumph Tiger...


    ...and, as an added plus, you've already ridden it, Missy!8)
  9. Replies
    71
    Views
    5,273

    steve...get the house BEFORE the bike. Dunno if...

    steve...get the house BEFORE the bike. Dunno if now is a good time to buy, but money's cheap, but prices are strong. I'm thinking in 12-18 months, there should be a "price correction" as LOTS of...
  10. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,365

    Be sure you hold on to those dumb bells. Those...

    Be sure you hold on to those dumb bells. Those are commanding good pricing, right now.

    Maybe substitute rubber bands for string. Just inter lock them together, then stretch 'em.

    I've been...
  11. Thread: 2020

    by NORTY
    Replies
    6
    Views
    2,055

    Yup, 2020 is certainly for the history books....

    Yup, 2020 is certainly for the history books....
  12. Replies
    16
    Views
    814

    What I’ve recently discovered is that some...

    What I’ve recently discovered is that some motorcycles come with tire pressure monitoring systems AND temperature monitoring systems, in real time.
    This may cause riders to “obsess” over this add’l...
  13. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,365

    I’ve used string, flourescent bulbs, rubber bands...

    I’ve used string, flourescent bulbs, rubber bands tied together, bar stock, all to get the rear wheel as close as possible, to the longitudinal axis.
    Even need to inspect the rear tire carcass for...
  14. Replies
    171
    Views
    9,229

    My brother had this painted on the back of his...

    My brother had this painted on the back of his yacht:

    "You can't put a price on a good time."
  15. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,766

    Sounds like you taught him well. He's way ahead...

    Sounds like you taught him well. He's way ahead of the curve, if he's got any kind of retirement strategy.

    50% of Americans have *zippo in any retirement. That's kinda scary. I guess those will...
  16. Replies
    171
    Views
    9,229

    Likely. I don't recall seeing that you changed...

    Likely. I don't recall seeing that you changed the sprockets, along with the chain. Did you?
  17. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,766

    Saving 30% of his income is admirable. It sounds...

    Saving 30% of his income is admirable. It sounds like his previous experience taught him financial responsibility. He can shop for the KaTooM as long as he has all the more important things in his...
  18. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,766

    CC companies go to college campuses, and "enroll"...

    CC companies go to college campuses, and "enroll" students to their credit treadmill. Some, even come to high schools...

    Well, they did, up until COVID...
  19. Thread: On any Wednesday

    by NORTY
    Replies
    4
    Views
    772

    The downside to tapatalk is you can only put 1...

    The downside to tapatalk is you can only put 1 photo per post, unless you pay for an upgrade. (I like to give the mods here, something to do, by collating the photos into 1 single post!)...
  20. Thread: On any Wednesday

    by NORTY
    Replies
    4
    Views
    772

    Here’s an example of yesterday’s ride....

    Here’s an example of yesterday’s ride.
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200625/8d49641ffec23337572e24a9222f3a52.jpg


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  21. Thread: On any Wednesday

    by NORTY
    Replies
    4
    Views
    772

    If you have "phone" pics, just use "tapatalk."...

    If you have "phone" pics, just use "tapatalk." It's super easy, but you can only load 5mg size (or smaller) pics, IIRC.

    On 2nd thought, I might be thinking of "garagetalk."

    Yes, I think...
  22. LOL, that (and matching furry gloves) should be...

    LOL, that (and matching furry gloves) should be required for RC's when doing demo's!

    When I did them, I always used a hi-vis helmet with a duckbill visor. This helps students "see" my head turn...
  23. Replies
    71
    Views
    5,273

    Deleted post:roll:

    Deleted post:roll:
  24. Replies
    171
    Views
    9,229

    Yup, gotta agree, regarding the "clip style"...

    Yup, gotta agree, regarding the "clip style" master. As long as it's installed correctly, and the clip is fully seated, you should have no problem. Using a clip style allows removal/service of said...
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,332

    Can't say I've ever ridden a Montesa (VIVA!) ...

    Can't say I've ever ridden a Montesa (VIVA!)

    But, I did try an Ossa Plonker, back in the early 1970's. Had a heck of a time, kicking that bike over...
    Going from a Yamaha racebike, to that Ossa,...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4