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    We used a cheap one at the shop where I worked...

    We used a cheap one at the shop where I worked and the extra agitation was well worth it to speed carb cleaning. They should really be called "vibratory fluid cleaners" but ultrasonic sounds cool. ...
  2. Thread: Wauseon 2022

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    AMCA Denton in NC is a fun time in a great...

    AMCA Denton in NC is a fun time in a great setting at Denton Farm Park. I've gone several times (with a truck since it's a great shopping trip).
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    Kidney belts work rather well for any long...

    Kidney belts work rather well for any long distance ride. Before air-ride cabs they were popular with truckers too.
  4. Thread: Wauseon 2022

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    No fat scores at the swap meet to fill the box...

    No fat scores at the swap meet to fill the box truck?
  5. Of course thrift permits masochistic indulgence...

    Of course thrift permits masochistic indulgence in (more) old motorbikes but I'm never in debt.

    Speaking of truck prices consider Dragstews custom Cornbinder.

    Even with all the goodies it's...
  6. I solved the reliability issue ages ago with a...

    I solved the reliability issue ages ago with a new 1988 FXR but that was only because there were no Evos for sale in my area and it was my treat to self for making rank.

    Otherwise I'd have run...
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    Download the factory service manual and all the...

    Download the factory service manual and all the parts books ya can find for reference.

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/1465028990466294/

    Stock mids are easy to find used and some are painted...
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    They were supposedly corrected but I've seen pics...

    They were supposedly corrected but I've seen pics of worn ones like

    https://www.hdforums.com/forum/twin-cam-motors/1327443-2012-103-cam-shoe-wear.html

    so certainly cannot hurt to inspect.
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  9. Thread: Jacks Crocker

    by farmall
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    It's no hijack since it's not really a chopper...

    It's no hijack since it's not really a chopper thread but an antique thread anyway.
  10. I have as most seizures aren't severe (i.e. due...

    I have as most seizures aren't severe (i.e. due to a little condensation on engines stored outdoors) but it doesn't always work. I don't use a rubber mallet as they're so feeble. I use some scrap...
  11. They all work. I've a couple of the VT pic style...

    They all work. I've a couple of the VT pic style "notched" versions from whoever it was that made them first and some S&S (I trim the "wings" so there's less mass to vibrate but never saw any extra...
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    Checking more than the minimum requires effort...

    Checking more than the minimum requires effort and many DMV don't retain all their info (the reason I ALWAYS get hard copy titles for everything in my hand on the spot, twenty or thirty bucks to do...
  13. Thread: Jacks Crocker

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    Preferably one with sexy photos?

    Preferably one with sexy photos?
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    In the old days, extreme poverty and needing a...

    In the old days, extreme poverty and needing a daily driver for Monday after a Friday night teardown.

    In 2022, there is every reason to do the trivial amount of labor to pull and inspect both top...
  15. Thread: Jacks Crocker

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    https://www.motorcycle.com/events/jack-lillys-1939...

    https://www.motorcycle.com/events/jack-lillys-1939-crocker-86647.html

    It went for $275K as befits a museum piece.

    https://www.motorcycle.com/events/joes-garage-vintage-auction-wrapup-83307.html...
  16. ^Nice one! Properly proportioned and well thought...

    ^Nice one! Properly proportioned and well thought out.
  17. Great stuff! Thanks especially for the sprocket...

    Great stuff! Thanks especially for the sprocket cover info. The Ironhead fra,eback half is much more classic than the later style and the cover looks right with it of course.
  18. Probly oughta get an arm for stash since some...

    Probly oughta get an arm for stash since some parts ain't gonna be available forever. (Add one dual arm to my order please since I've a bowl in need).

    Nice of V-twin to repop the bowl since...
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    Askin' price ain't gettin' price and people hate...

    Askin' price ain't gettin' price and people hate turning down dead presidents.

    Facebook Marketplace is where the random old stuff ends up instead of Craigslist so best to check there. Ya might...
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    Cool use of RC joints. I'll file that in my brain...

    Cool use of RC joints. I'll file that in my brain bank.
  21. Cool designs more interesting than the usual. ...

    Cool designs more interesting than the usual.

    I met one gent at a swap meet who cut batches of tabs and brackets, and some simple tools from drops to get the most out of his sheets of metal. That...
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    Front brakes that actually work are a good idea...

    Front brakes that actually work are a good idea in modern traffic because physics does not care about kool.

    The smooth triple clamps are reasonably priced vs smoothing a stock alloy casting...
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    Overhauling systems which don't need it should...

    Overhauling systems which don't need it should have a well-studied reason. Forks which don't leak or otherwise malfunction do fine with periodic fork oil replacement (which is often neglected) and...
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    Since OP hasn't bought the Mullins, other alloy...

    Since OP hasn't bought the Mullins, other alloy trees are an option as are different complete fork assemblies.

    The wheel and rim are more visually critical than the triple clamps and cast iron...
  25. Weldors! - How to overhaul your Victor shielding gas flowmeter

    Old posts of mine from Weldingweb weldors here might find useful. Old Victor flowmeters and regulators are easy to find cheap while their new stuff is now expensive.
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