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  1. Jim liked Boog's post in the thread Just out of curiosity - Airplane Guys.

    Speaking of fighters; I absolutely love the nose art that so many aircraft sported back in the day. [IMG]

    Jan 20, 2021 at 9:41 AM
  2. Jim liked halfmile's post in the thread Just out of curiosity - Airplane Guys.

    Today on the great VFT site.:thumbsup: [ATTACH]

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  3. Jim liked Rasputin's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    What would you do with all that time you would usually spend maintaining a bike with a proper engine? Can’t see the fun in just plugging...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 9:35 AM
  4. Jim liked Bushyeyed1's post in the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    @MattR96 you got a good bike there and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

    Jan 20, 2021 at 12:50 AM
  5. Jim liked Sudonate91's post in the thread My rebuild journey. (old title: Future owner - Help me identify this 650.).

    Also. Im not sure if 3d printing would benefit anyone. I would gladly print stuff for people who have helped me in this thread! I would...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 10:23 PM
  6. Jim liked MaxPete's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Sh!t - now THAT is funny! ....and you old buggers beat me to it....:D

    Jan 19, 2021 at 10:08 PM
  7. Jim liked Sudonate91's post in the thread My rebuild journey. (old title: Future owner - Help me identify this 650.).

    Oiling up my cables now. Made a quick jig to hang them. Wont get to installing them until tomorrow. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  8. Jim liked SEd27's post in the thread Is it my turn? Anything to do with lathes, mills and other shop tools.

    Missed out on this bad boy today by about an hour. Was only $500 and had x3 chucks and a ton of tooling. Will still keep looking. Have...

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  9. Jim liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Now you have my attention.:rolleyes:

    Jan 19, 2021 at 8:30 PM
  10. Jim liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Aren't those usually advertised in the back of "men's" magazines?

    Jan 19, 2021 at 8:30 PM
  11. Jim attached a file to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

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  12. Jim liked JRay77's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    I just can't wrap my head around electric motorcycles. It's like "Van Halen" without Eddie. Peanut butter without jelly. Masturbation...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 8:13 PM
  13. Jim attached a file to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    There's also an outfit out west testing an electric Beaver. [ATTACH]

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  14. Jim liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Jim there's a flying Electric 207 Caravan...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 8:00 PM
  15. Jim attached a file to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Didn't get much notice because of worldly events, but last summer saw the worlds first certified electric airplane. [ATTACH]

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  16. Jim liked ThatXS650Guy's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Yeah. It looks liker you are taking a bunch of blue-hairs to Bingo :laugh2::laugh2::laugh2:

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:14 PM
  17. Jim liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    You calling my MAGA van boring? :boxing: [ATTACH] :smoke::pimp:

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  18. Jim liked ThatXS650Guy's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Boy not me. I was a car guy way before I was a bike guy. My go-to ride is my classic Bronco. If not that I'm in my Triumph GT6 or 1965...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:14 PM
  19. Jim liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Have to wonder if the aftermarket parts will be just "foo foo" parts or will their be some performance parts? More voltage = More power!

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:08 PM
  20. Jim replied to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Ever since the first wheel was made, people found ways to make it faster. Yeah... expect a whole cottage industry of go fast stuff.

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:08 PM
  21. Jim replied to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Yeah.... with that in mind... yes, I'd buy one. I'd never get rid my XS and I've spent my lifetime working on recip engines, they're...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 6:44 PM
  22. Jim liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Back to Gary's original post. As of right now I have no use for a e-bike. I prefer my polluting IC 650 or BMr. That being said down the...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 6:31 PM
  23. Jim liked JRay77's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    "Got an open mind, consider this..." I've said similar things to women. Like "Let's keep an open mind. Take a deep breathe and try to...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 6:30 PM
  24. Jim liked RustiePyles's post in the thread Mannulus Mechanica (build thread).

    Jim, I’m going to turn some plugs out of clear lucite and polish em.

    Jan 19, 2021 at 6:21 PM
  25. Jim liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Most of the gasoline has ethanol in it. We (the consumer) get about $0.30 per gallon subsidy on E10. I know corn is subsidized, but I...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 5:12 PM
  26. Jim liked nighthog's post in the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    Yes, welcome aboard. Lots of good people here, plus some plonkers like me :geek:

    Jan 19, 2021 at 5:11 PM
  27. Jim replied to the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    Welcome to the forum Matt!

    Jan 19, 2021 at 4:37 PM