CHOP CULT HOME
Email Password
Search

Search Forums:

Type: Posts; User: PeanutHead

Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4

Search Forums: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    Thanks dude. Yeah I'm running the complete air...

    Thanks dude. Yeah I'm running the complete air box (with the highly sought after snot box). The slides aren't torn and the main jets are clear. I will more than likely have to balance them. All the...
  2. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    I jumped back into the garage last night because...

    I jumped back into the garage last night because we still have some warmish weather in MD and I'm dying to go ride (Road king is down for broken parts). So I dove BACK into the carbs to clean them up...
  3. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    Think I figured out part of the problem. The...

    Think I figured out part of the problem. The exhaust bolts weren't 100% tight. Found that out changing the oil. Put the tach on her and played with the idle. The idle was about 1800ish but I dropped...
  4. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    Just came back from Rusty's first ride, and HOLY...

    Just came back from Rusty's first ride, and HOLY CRAP this little bike is fun! Now granted it was only down to the gas station and around the block twice but it was fun. She was idling just a little...
  5. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    106109 Not too bad. Had to do some minor sanding...

    106109
    Not too bad. Had to do some minor sanding on the edges but it fits nicely. Install will happen tomorrow and (hopefully) a test ride.
  6. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    To everyone who's been following, commenting, and...

    To everyone who's been following, commenting, and all that, thank you very much. It roughly took me 6 months to get Rusty 1.0 done. I say 1.0 because I need to do more body work to the rear fender...
  7. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    So here's the tank as it was drying (4am when i...

    So here's the tank as it was drying (4am when i let the dogs out).106026
    And here she is now. Tank installed, seat installed, almost ready to go! Just need to make a fucking window/windshield....
  8. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    So I tired something different tonight. I turned...

    So I tired something different tonight. I turned on the A/C in the garage and sprayed the tank a few hours ago. I think that did the trick because I just finished laying down the clear coat. Hope...
  9. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    This is very true. I still plan on trying to get...

    This is very true. I still plan on trying to get the 5gal tank too mount up to the frame. AND, I've for a little something kinda cool planned for the decals.
  10. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    I spent last night sanding down the tank again....

    I spent last night sanding down the tank again. And thats it. Just sanded all the runs out. Gonna check after my son goes to bed to see if it needs more sanding.
  11. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    So the fairing turn out good and I layed down...

    So the fairing turn out good and I layed down some clear yesterday. The tank is another story.

    It somehow got a scratch down the whole left side while drying. So earlier today I sanded it down...
  12. Replies
    1,093
    Views
    411,388

    A little mock up before I sprayed it with another...

    A little mock up before I sprayed it with another coat of paint.
    105890
  13. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    Well, the fairing was dry, but still too fucking...

    Well, the fairing was dry, but still too fucking foggy for my liking. Sanded it down again, and shot it a 3rd time (3rd times a charm right?). And while I was at it, I shot the tank again too....
  14. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    No pictures right now BUT the fairing (which I...

    No pictures right now BUT the fairing (which I found out is off an 83 CB1100F) was repainted and cleared tonight. Should be dried enough took install tomorrow. I finally figured out a good mounting...
  15. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    I don't remember how humid it was that night but...

    I don't remember how humid it was that night but it was the raining on and off the last 3 days. Looks like the rain has stopped and i might be able to paint tomorrow.
  16. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    I was all excited to install the headlight...

    I was all excited to install the headlight fairing tonight but I am now slightly disappointed. Not sure what the fuck happened but the fairing is grey and not flat black. Grrrrrrrr. Have to wait til...
  17. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    My current base does not have a hobby shop. I'm...

    My current base does not have a hobby shop. I'm an AGR in MD on a guard base. I'm pretty sure theres one at another base close by. I rented a bay in TX when i bought the 440. They gave me a VERY nice...
  18. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    Thanks guys. Doug- when I got out of body school,...

    Thanks guys. Doug- when I got out of body school, i had the thought in my head that when I retired from the Air Force I was gonna open up a hot rod shop. Then I got into motorcycles, so I wanted to...
  19. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    105617 Waiting for the rain to stop to see if I...

    105617
    Waiting for the rain to stop to see if I need another coat then matte clear coat.
    105618
    Side covers are now waiting for stencils (to be made)and paint to arrive.
  20. Replies
    12
    Views
    484

    Wow!!! First off, thanks Doug for all that...

    Wow!!! First off, thanks Doug for all that advice. I'm more than likely gonna print this thread out and save it to read over and over again.

    I went to school to learn how to do body repair and...
  21. Replies
    12
    Views
    484

    Thanks DB. I'll look into them too. And yes I'll...

    Thanks DB. I'll look into them too. And yes I'll be using tape and a stencil, again I've never used an airbrush before. Maybe I'll practice on some scrap metal before my bike.
  22. Replies
    12
    Views
    484

    I'll have to find a local paint supplier and see...

    I'll have to find a local paint supplier and see what they have. Thanks.
  23. Replies
    12
    Views
    484

    Question for the painters.

    My question for y'all is exactly how much paint should I get for an airbrush to paint two 6in logos and two 4in logos? I've never used an airbrush before but I have used rattle cans, bottom fed and...
  24. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    The last coat of matte black just on the tank....

    The last coat of matte black just on the tank. Gonna let it dry then lay down matte clear. Fairing Body work was done but waiting for the wind to die down to paint that.
  25. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,232

    105524 Got some paint on the tank. Gonna lay...

    105524
    Got some paint on the tank. Gonna lay down a second coat later. Not too bad for a rattle can job.
Results 1 to 25 of 409
Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4

Log in

Log in