Added reply in a thread 1978 rm250C2 restoration 12/22/2016 12:24 PM

KONI is a German brand of shocks, big in auto market What length are they? (eye to eye) I have Ohlins with remote reservoir that might fit, just have to dig them out and see if they can be brought back to life..

Added reply in a thread 1990 VRP Mugen 125 - rebuilt 12/18/2016 11:20 AM

Glad you have recover, and can ride again! That metalplate and screws, are those titanium? The plate could be modyfied to a cool headstay or something, or laying in the toolbox marked as spareparts..

Added reply in a thread AHRMA RULES PROPOSALS 2017 -KX Ultima 12/16/2016 3:03 AM

I don't want to step on any toes, but I dont understand this(maby because I don't live in US?) Is AHMRA sanctioned by AMA or government/law? as I understand there is local and regional clubs that have simpler(better) rules and classes, and sometimes ... more »

Added reply in a thread 86 CR 500 starting: spark plug and other thoughts... 12/13/2016 11:42 AM

2min towing? That sounds like a long time

Added reply in a thread Where is all the Husky Love? 82.5 Silver Streak 500 12/6/2016 7:08 AM

I had two stockers, sold all old husky parts 10yrs ago to buy a new husky.. Had spare sets of ITC shocks also, did not realise the value of the old parts.. Looking for a pair of ITC to try on the Red rocket

Added reply in a thread Where is all the Husky Love? 82.5 Silver Streak 500 12/6/2016 5:16 AM

Looks good! What kind of clutchcover is it?

Added reply in a thread Sweet sound 12/5/2016 5:16 PM

smile
Remind of the RZ350 i had..
Added reply in a thread Fm 125 1984 12/1/2016 4:46 AM

Try asking in oldschool forum, someone there will answer

Added reply in a thread YZ100 '82-83 11/28/2016 4:01 PM

If the 125 sleeve don't fit the 100 cyl, you can sleeve-down the 175 to 125. I would go for the 175cc, its only cheating if you win..

Added reply in a thread 1978 Yamaha yz125 Project 11/22/2016 12:14 PM

Congrats, that sounds like a bargin! My advice is, look inside airbox so no one live there and put a fresh filter there, drain the tank and put fresh premix in, change oil in gearbox, se if you can get it running and see if all gears work. If it works, ... more »

Added reply in a thread My '88 Cagiva WMX 250 10/29/2016 3:58 PM

There is a nos cylinder on a swedish auction site. http://www.tradera.com/item/343317/267763599/cagiva-wmx250-cylinder-nos

Added reply in a thread YZingers (PW50's) of the past. 10/29/2016 12:03 AM

That would be a cool mod, spoked wheels look much better. I have no experiance in QT50 but i read a popular mod is to use PW50 rear gear.. Guess you know about this site www.pwonly.com

Added reply in a thread YZingers (PW50's) of the past. 10/26/2016 3:54 AM

Looks like the Marzocchi ktm use on junior model

Started new thread Another project.. A7 350 10/9/2016 12:55 PM

Its not a MX, but a cool scrambler.. A friend said he got a "old motocross" for me(he don't care so much about bikes, he is a car guy) he rescued it from the scrapheap when he helped a guy clear up the backyard. I asked what it was, and he said "Kawasaki

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Added reply in a thread KX250 -82, what to look for? 10/8/2016 2:39 PM

Thanks for the info. I am not a "strictly original" guy, but I like to have period correct modifications if I can, or at least look like it. On my CR480 -83 I have bar mounts from a Husky CR500 turned backwards(pointing forward) to get the bars more ... more »

Added reply in a thread Project bike: 1986 Honda CR125R 9/30/2016 2:26 PM

That ring is going to hit the port roof. Is the cylinder all way down? Dont look so in picture, looks like a gap by the gasket left cylinder stud.. Take of the rings and tighten the base nuts little more then fingertight and measure squish hight. Maby ... more »

Added reply in a thread Funny Craiglist Ad: Think it needs a tire? 9/29/2016 9:49 PM

Kickstand on right side? Maybe the old Triumph fix when they leak oil from transmission...

Added reply in a thread 99 YZ125 SSS Conversion/White Plastic 9/29/2016 3:23 PM

+1 for Red seat

Added reply in a thread Waiting on new bike to arrive 9/29/2016 2:53 PM

Nice! More pictures and info after delivery?

Added reply in a thread KX250 -82, what to look for? 9/28/2016 2:39 AM

Thanks Max, it looks better on picture but its running and good start for a resto. I will start a new thread later with pictures when i get to it. Good info about wheels and pegs, have to research about suspension and to get handlebar more forward