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  1. Moabite liked MaxPete's post in the thread Wouldn't this make a great Fly n Ride?.

    The Kawasaki Concours is similar to my Honda ST1300 and I ride with a guy who has one. The power of the Kawi is astounding (around 30...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 12:15 PM
  2. Moabite liked Raymondo's post in the thread Hello from new member.

    Gary, we crossed in the post. I took ages messing about uploading photos etc. Fully agree that when you work on your own bike - or car...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:32 PM
  3. Moabite liked Raymondo's post in the thread Hello from new member.

    Paul, thank's, tested the screws with my handy extending magnetic pick up thingy - not interested, so must be stainless. Today's...

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  4. Moabite liked madmax-im's post in the thread XS650 Craigslist postings depository.

    Never knew about a TX500...Cool https://phoenix.craigslist.org/cph/mcy/d/phoenix-classic-1974-yamaha-tx500-super/6957697752.html [IMG]

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:27 PM
  5. Moabite liked madmax-im's post in the thread XS650 Craigslist postings depository.

    https://tucson.craigslist.org/mcy/d/tucson-1975-yamaha-rd350/6957470491.html [IMG]

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:26 PM
  6. Moabite liked gggGary's post in the thread What have you done to your XS today?.

    Madness is in Georgia, the other XS runners are sold. There's a story about the Guzzi :redface: (more on THAT later) How long can I...

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  7. Moabite liked MaxPete's post in the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    Wow - what an amazing place in which to live!

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:19 PM
  8. Moabite liked Mailman's post in the thread Show us your bikes past and present.....

    What a nice, and eclectic bunch of bikes! Love that Laverda! :heart:

    Aug 18, 2019 at 4:44 PM
  9. Moabite liked Mailman's post in the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    Nice! That’s some different looking country, very pretty!

    Aug 18, 2019 at 2:32 PM
  10. Moabite liked MaxPete's post in the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    That little Honda is one tough ride! P

    Aug 18, 2019 at 2:32 PM
  11. Moabite attached a file to the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] ...gots a yamaha 70cc motor...

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  12. Moabite attached a file to the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    ...ya Pete, it really is... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] ...this route going up south...

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  13. Moabite liked nighthog's post in the thread Show us your bikes past and present.....

    I don't have any pics of my first two bikes, a Honda C90 and a BSA Starfire, but here's the third, a 1970 T100S, pic from student days...

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  14. Moabite replied to the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    ...gonna do sun ride maybe ...will be 100°f today and thinking of going "behind the rocks" trail for ride... ...no ifs, ands, or...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 9:35 AM
  15. Moabite liked GLJ's post in the thread Owners manual with a sense of humor.

    Picked up a new helmet today. Old one is probably 20 years old. New one came with a very detailed owners manual. Who ever wrote it has a...

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  16. Moabite liked Signal's post in the thread New 700cc Outfit.

    Thanks for the interest, encouragement and positive comments guys. Flea we are going flat out to get this ready for the new season no...

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  17. Moabite liked Ozboy's post in the thread '80 Special Refit.

    Just broke my shitty thin Mike's XS cable the other day. Hit panic mode as I was in heavy traffic. Calmed myself down and pushed it thru...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:08 PM
  18. Moabite liked 5twins's post in the thread '80 Special Refit.

    Yes, there's really no good reason to even buy that shit MikesXS cable. Quality Motion Pro clutch cables can be found on Amazon for even...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:08 PM
  19. Moabite liked 650Skull's post in the thread '80 Special Refit.

    Broke one cable myself...........about 10 klm out of town, at a pinch you can ride the bike while operating the carb throttle lever but...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:07 PM
  20. Moabite replied to the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    ...a paradise of gorgeous islands... ...worked there years ago a few times... ...my spanish class, we went there senior year in high...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:00 PM
  21. Moabite liked Jim's post in the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    Lookin' good. Heh... year 'round riding... you lucky dog. :D

    Aug 17, 2019 at 9:54 PM
  22. Moabite liked Bushyeyed1's post in the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    Took a little ride up the northernwesternmost side of Oahu.

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  23. Moabite liked Jim's post in the thread Easy Rider.

    Peter Fonda inspired generations. In 1969 I was Wyatt... tearing around the Alabama countryside on my first bike, a wore out Honda 50....

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  24. Moabite liked gggGary's post in the thread Jim's 1980 SG Restoration. And Yeah.... A Few Mods..

    You're saying we can FOOL the handling into not noticing the unsprung mass? Kind of like physics op art? [ATTACH] Sorry Pete when I saw...

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  25. Moabite liked MrBultaco's post in the thread Jim's 1980 SG Restoration. And Yeah.... A Few Mods..

    I painted my rotors Dupli-color machinery gray when I built my street tracker 3 years ago. It could have been Graphite wheel paint...

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  26. Moabite liked Jim's post in the thread Jim's 1980 SG Restoration. And Yeah.... A Few Mods..

    Got the discs cleaned up today. There's a few small grooves left in 'em.... but they'll do. :rolleyes: I'm sittin here taping 'em up for...

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  27. Moabite liked Ratranger's post in the thread What have you done to your XS today?.

    Well here is the 8 plate clutch. Using the APE gs1000 kit I listed above you just need an extra steel. Drops right in, might need...

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  28. Moabite liked fishandchips's post in the thread What have you done to your XS today?.

    Installed a tray for my starter switch, rear brake res and battery. [ATTACH]

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  29. Moabite attached a file to the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] ...this gal yesterday centerpunch tree (look at about 20mph she hit? ) and not get hurt... ...2 right wheels...

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  30. Moabite attached a file to the thread Moabiker's Tall Tales.

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