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  1. Hightower-Ash98 replied to the thread Paint.

    Some duplicolor for GM for the tank, I'm doing the side covers later, same with the forks and extra parts. Tank was duplicolor high heat...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 5:49 PM
  2. Hightower-Ash98 attached a file to the thread Paint.

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  3. Hightower-Ash98 liked Superjet's post in the thread $100 1982 Yamaha Heritage Special.

    That does not come for an XS 650.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 7:29 AM
  4. Hightower-Ash98 liked YamadudeXS650C's post in the thread 2020 XS650 Calendar PROOF & PRE-SALE link.

    I turned the page a week early ! :) Ron's bike is a beauty !! [IMG]

    Apr 4, 2020 at 1:14 AM
  5. Hightower-Ash98 attached a file to the thread $100 1982 Yamaha Heritage Special.

    Painted the engine, was going to take my time when I realised I didnt have any lol [ATTACH] I also replaced this thingy[ATTACH] process...

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  6. Hightower-Ash98 attached a file to the thread $100 1982 Yamaha Heritage Special.

    Alright boys Heres the pile in all of its glory [ATTACH]

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  7. Hightower-Ash98 liked Tony Jara's post in the thread For Sale - The Ultimate Polished Turd.

    I Firmly believe this motorcycle will become a great runner...Once the clutch plates are replaced in order to facilitate kick start only...

    Apr 3, 2020 at 2:20 PM
  8. Hightower-Ash98 liked Mailman's post in the thread 2020 XS650 Calendar PROOF & PRE-SALE link.

    Ha! I had that poster hanging up in my apartment more than 40 years ago! ( still looks good! ;) ) [ATTACH]

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  9. Hightower-Ash98 liked kayakcullen's post in the thread For Sale - 82 XS650 Special parts.

    Have a couple of parts left for sale if anyone is interested. The cargo carrier and rear hoop. They are in pretty good condition. Just...

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  10. Hightower-Ash98 liked ThatXS650Guy's post in the thread 2020 XS650 Calendar PROOF & PRE-SALE link.

    April is a good month...

    Apr 3, 2020 at 11:30 AM
  11. Hightower-Ash98 replied to the thread Gsxr forks, has anyone ever finished this swap and rode it?.

    This is bike porn

    Apr 2, 2020 at 2:11 PM
  12. Hightower-Ash98 liked DADDYGCYCLES's post in the thread Gsxr forks, has anyone ever finished this swap and rode it?.

    You can use stock wheels just have to make spacers for the difference of the axles

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  13. Hightower-Ash98 attached a file to the thread Paint.

    Good tips, working out okay

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  14. Hightower-Ash98 liked Mailman's post in the thread Mailman’s XS2 a full on restoration.

    Hahaha! :laugh2: What I lack in skill, I make up for in being organized. It’s really the only way I can function.

    Mar 30, 2020 at 5:47 PM
  15. Hightower-Ash98 liked Mailman's post in the thread Mailman’s XS2 a full on restoration.

    I installed a a set of Ikon shock absorbers today. Love em! I wrote a little review here,...

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  16. Hightower-Ash98 liked Mailman's post in the thread Mailman’s XS2 a full on restoration.

    The valve cover is unique to the ‘72 and ‘73 models. A cable goes from a lever on the right handlebar , just below the brake lever, to...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 8:59 AM
  17. Hightower-Ash98 replied to the thread Mailman’s XS2 a full on restoration.

    Your levels of organization and planning astound me

    Mar 30, 2020 at 8:51 AM
  18. Hightower-Ash98 replied to the thread Mailman’s XS2 a full on restoration.

    Maaaaan I wish! Had I stocked up on engine parts I'd be all over doing a rebuild right now, I've got plenty of time. Thanks for the...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 8:47 AM
  19. Hightower-Ash98 liked Mailman's post in the thread Paint.

    Painting starts here, I will say, that a year later the clear coat is starting to yellow some. Otherwise it is holding up really well....

    Mar 29, 2020 at 11:24 PM
  20. Hightower-Ash98 liked Jim's post in the thread Paint.

    Have a read through Bob's XS2 thread. Somewhere in the middle he painted his engine.

    Mar 29, 2020 at 11:23 PM
  21. Hightower-Ash98 replied to the thread Paint.

    Por15 looks good. Spray gun is out of reach currently, will see what I can do. Harbor freight trip may be in order, what kind of prep...

    Mar 29, 2020 at 10:49 PM
  22. Hightower-Ash98 posted a new thread.

    Paint

    Hey gang, since I'm stuck at home for the majority of the day now, was wondering about painting! My tank looks like garbage, and the...

    Forum: The Garage

    Mar 29, 2020 at 5:42 PM
  23. Hightower-Ash98 liked Jim's post in the thread For Sale - Coronavirus Parts Sale!.

    Thanks,but if it's plastic I'm gonna pass. How much for the dog? :D

    Mar 29, 2020 at 6:27 AM
  24. Hightower-Ash98 liked Jim's post in the thread For Sale - Coronavirus Parts Sale!.

    That a factory painted headlight bucket, or a chrome one somebody's painted?

    Mar 29, 2020 at 6:26 AM