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  1. Brassneck liked RC4MAN's post in the thread Other Bikes and Workshop Woes.

    Easy-Out is a Misnomer. Rarely had any success with them. Typically if the head or shank of a bolt or stud breaks it's buggered or...

    Apr 21, 2021 at 2:33 PM
  2. Brassneck liked Paul Sutton's post in the thread 1971 Build for Dad.

    Should a body filler go directly onto bare metal? The best bet is to read the technical information for the body filler in question....

    Apr 21, 2021 at 2:06 PM
  3. Brassneck replied to the thread Other Bikes and Workshop Woes.

    Good to know they don't work jets. I avoid easy outs as much as possible....unless it's the last option. :)

    Apr 21, 2021 at 1:21 PM
  4. Brassneck liked gggGary's post in the thread Other Bikes and Workshop Woes.

    Good advice except for the easy out, they just don't work on jets.

    Apr 21, 2021 at 1:20 PM
  5. Brassneck replied to the thread Other Bikes and Workshop Woes.

    If your carb is apart, and you have access to an ultra sonic cleaner, that has been pretty effective at loosening jets. I've also had...

    Apr 21, 2021 at 12:58 PM
  6. Brassneck replied to the thread 1971 Build for Dad.

    If the bondo is already higher than the metal, I would go the sanding route, personally. You may be able to get it in line with the...

    Apr 21, 2021 at 12:43 PM
  7. Brassneck liked GLJ's post in the thread Video Thread.

    I had to quit watching half way through. I couldn't keep up with my Harris framed 535 thumper. It not only sucks to get old, it sucks to...

    Apr 20, 2021 at 8:43 PM
  8. Brassneck replied to the thread Video Thread.

    That looks like a blast!!

    Apr 20, 2021 at 6:57 PM
  9. Brassneck liked Beags64's post in the thread Video Thread.

    Some badass lil scooters... [MEDIA]

    Apr 20, 2021 at 6:56 PM
  10. Brassneck liked Raymond's post in the thread Miss November XS2 tribute.

    Couple of small jobs today. The kickstart has always been reluctant to fold out - takes a fair force and feels notchy. So today,...

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  11. Brassneck liked Bjorn's post in the thread Winter project: upgrading time! (R6 forks and more...).

    Sharing this because you guys will probably be the only one that will ever see these haha. Seat latch and brake line bracket [ATTACH]...

    latch.jpg latch 2.jpg brake clip 1.jpg brake clip 2.jpg brake clip 3.jpg Apr 18, 2021 at 2:49 PM
  12. Brassneck replied to the thread 1980 Build for Dad.

    I went with this... works great! https://www.mikesxs.net/yamaha-xs650-1mh-master-cyl-assembly-13mm-bore.html

    Apr 15, 2021