power the front wheel, eh?
Research MEGOLA for how a front wheel drive motorcycle was done back in the 1920s
it's a sign that we're getting older that the erotic photos we post show food instead of people.
reach out, tack, reach back, get a crosswind both ways, eh?
yup, the headraces are adjusted just right when there's zero movement when youpush'n'pull on the fork tues and the bars stay straight...
you could increase the sanding belt's speed by swapping in a larger diameter drive wheel or by using a variable frequency motor...
my shift lever-tightening bodge was to drill a 1/8" hole into the shifter/shaft spline interface and drive a roll-pin into the hole....
another reason that the shift lever rubs on the engine side casting could be that it got bent inwards, perhaps when the bike got...
Try connecting your choice of bargain basement charger to the bike's battery in series with a brake light or turn signal bulb.
The bulb will act...
Note that a sidecar rig's rear tire tends to wear out real quick.
My XS650/SofA sidecar rig's rear tire of choice used to be a...
you'll never get the "atoms are killing my baby" crowd to agree but the best clean energy solution is Nuclear + Hydrogen.
synthetic oil's high price is OK if it's only changed every 10,000+ miles.
The XS650's all roller and ball bottom end will wear out...
my Canadian model '84 Heritage Special left the factory with 17/36 sprockets.
Switched to 17/33 (stock Euro sprockets) when riding...
As of yesterday I am a week and a bit away from my 84th birthday and my XS650 sidecar rig is sold.
the entire world's aircraft industry learned a lot from the Comet because DeHavilland went public on the crash reports.
yeah, the average airliner can be fully aerobatic if it's fuselage is stripped empty and it's fuel tanks almost so.
my neighbor was grinding a weld prep in my basement when I heard the angle-grinder stop and the cussing and stomping start.
the builder musta been an effin' Stakhanovite, eh?
Or more likely a highly skilled professional building his 49th shed.
Today's Saskatchewan high is ~ 30ºC with no clouds.
Perfect for this weekend's Biggar Classic Bike Gathering.
back before I became fluent in Canadian English I didn't know that a C-spanner was a hook wrench.
So after Canadian Tire's tool-monkey...
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