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  1. Yep, always interesting to see when folks realize...

    Yep, always interesting to see when folks realize being cool, looking cool or being "hardcore" has drawbacks.
    Choppers are a compromise, you just have to figure out what you can live with longterm....
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    Tinning tanks is totally old school and many...

    Tinning tanks is totally old school and many people dont know about that, I learned it from some old guys
    who were Indian and prewar Harley. I dont think they are around anymore but there was a...
  3. Rear mounts look like Iron head sportster?...

    Rear mounts look like Iron head sportster? Measurements will tell for sure, But IHs ran a bolt on alloy rear mount with 4 bolts (Often the mounts are cracked) But dont see much up front for mount...
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    Its situational. Depends on how its done and...

    Its situational. Depends on how its done and many other factors covered in other replies. When mocking up a bike thats a custom it might or might not have the right look as well as does it work for...
  5. No mention of WHAT type of painting background? ...

    No mention of WHAT type of painting background? As in "I hear you paint houses?"
    (Movie reference)
    Woodworking? Lacquers, Acrylics?, Synthetic enamels?, Catalyzed enamels?, Modern Polys and...
  6. [QUOTE=Shittits69;848151]Dough, what are the...

    [QUOTE=Shittits69;848151]Dough, what are the causes of a soft seize? The way you described it feel like what I went through. Bike never locked up while stoping, but I did have my clutches pulled in...
  7. Fuel issues, timing-ignition issues or a air leak...

    Fuel issues, timing-ignition issues or a air leak or gasket failure was the cause, one, 2 or all 3 at once.
    Rings are gone, pistons will be badly scuffed, you COULD have holed a piston but I doubt...
  8. many people dont understand that powder coating...

    many people dont understand that powder coating is really variable,. Talk to a good coating shop and they will
    show you theres a zillion different versions with different properties.
    Some is quite...
  9. It does seem to have the wrong top tree on it. I...

    It does seem to have the wrong top tree on it. I might go look at it sometime in the future, but its not mine, just a local guy. But will update if I check it out personally. Thanks for your help,...
  10. Crusty chopper Springer ID help.

    Not mine but helping out a local guy looking for advice and ID on some parts. I got him covered on the British frames and parts (Someone stuffed a BSA Engine into a preunit triumph frame.) So,...
  11. Some people lightly rap their spokes with a...

    Some people lightly rap their spokes with a wooden dowell (Thick) and the spokes should "RING" with a certain tone. DONG! if proper tension. if one is a dull "THUNK" its broke or loose. plus of...
  12. While I am in the US, I order most of my British...

    While I am in the US, I order most of my British Bike tools from this place up in Canada. With the exchange rate everythings on sale right now (Take 28% off). But they have an excellent tool...
  13. Ehhh,,, It depends. I have seen a number of...

    Ehhh,,, It depends. I have seen a number of wheels come in with broke or loose spokes, Knucklhead mouth breathers that dont preflight/post flight their rides and once a wheel gets out of whack,...
  14. TNC-Triumph-Norton-Chops or something like that,...

    TNC-Triumph-Norton-Chops or something like that, Canadian forum member who has collected a lot of info on springers and girders. ( I need to post mine and see if he can ID them). But he has a ton...
  15. Mini drums are a good choice with a springer, Not...

    Mini drums are a good choice with a springer, Not useful for a panic stop, but good stop light or intersection holder while on a hill. I am sure TNC will be along with scans, But the old Jammer...
  16. My Vote is 20 footer Shipping containers. Make a...

    My Vote is 20 footer Shipping containers. Make a well thought out presentation, good examples and present an addendum agreement in careful language giving you permission in addition to your rental...
  17. Might be more helpful if you posted a pix, I cut...

    Might be more helpful if you posted a pix, I cut and pasted and did a web search but not certain what you are talking about as it brought up a lot of applications and types. Is this a halogen or...
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    There is several forums, the INOA has one as...

    There is several forums, the INOA has one as well. So does the NOC in the UK, As well as regional clubs. Brit-Iron used to be the gold standard for Not-Runs but has faded over the years. Brit-Bike...
  19. Maybe I am wrong (its happened, my wife keeps...

    Maybe I am wrong (its happened, my wife keeps telling me) But perhaps is it a stamped outline of a US State?
    (Or Canadian Province?) It sure isnt Texas or California, But without looking at a map,...
  20. Its kinda an open ended question. Not sure how to...

    Its kinda an open ended question. Not sure how to answer it because of many factors.
    But my experience is that, if you dont have a lot of experience working with British frames you better get some...
  21. Skank1koles setup sounds really good too. As to...

    Skank1koles setup sounds really good too. As to your setup, It CAN be made to work, as I said, I used to flip cars and paint bikes when I got out of the military and used a Craftsman 5hp compressor...
  22. Nope sorry, I missed out on a old racing 45 a...

    Nope sorry, I missed out on a old racing 45 a friend gave one of his shop workers, was pissed that he ratholed it and did nothing with it. A couple years later the guy died, So expressed interest in...
  23. Depends on the rim, If alloy disregard the...

    Depends on the rim, If alloy disregard the following,,, But on steel rims the chrome is generally not great in the tube or tire bead seat area. Some have small holes so water does not build up inside...
  24. Hoo Boy! Can I rant for hours on this topic. Ill...

    Hoo Boy! Can I rant for hours on this topic. Ill try and hit the high points.

    A) Your whole system is contaminated. You MIGHT be able to clean it, but its going to take some work. Dont ever let...
  25. So, do you need a HD lower tree? I need to post...

    So, do you need a HD lower tree? I need to post mine, but I got some!
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