Added reply in a thread My 2022 YZ250 Shipped...... 7/24/2021 6:34 AM

Congrats on the purchase. I told my self years ago, when I sold my 07, that when Yamaha revamped the 250 that I would purchase one. In the mean time I picked up a 18 new TC250. Amazing machine BTW. I do hate torx fasteners though. When I read that the ... more »

Added reply in a thread What’s your Race time / Pin it motivation song ? 7/17/2021 4:29 AM

Back in the day Christopher Cross song "Ride like the Wind" did it for me. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ur8ftRFb2Ac Now I need a motivational song just to get outta bed...

Added reply in a thread 1984 RM250 Build Wu Tang Virus Edition 6/19/2021 7:36 AM

So I ordered a PFR pipe off of Eric Cook. It even came in in an acceptable time frame. So I go to mount it up... Rant on: The SOB doesnt fit correctly. Yes I can mount it up, but it is under stress. If you know anything about pipe mounting, an exhaust

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Added reply in a thread 1984 RM250 Build Wu Tang Virus Edition 6/19/2021 7:11 AM

It has been awhile since I last posted. Here is a life hint: "If you enjoy working on your own bikes, do not go to work wrenching on other peoples junk." I took a part time job at my local powersports dealer twisting wrenches. While it is an enjoyable

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Added reply in a thread Grammar with Falcon 5/31/2021 4:29 PM

Question on punctuation. I often use 3 periods at the end of a sentence. Now that I think of it, usually at the end of a paragraph... I, for some reason, understand this symbol to be a voice trailing off. What say the "police"?

Added reply in a thread How can I say no to this?! 4/27/2021 5:16 PM

Fridge worthy!

Added reply in a thread Is there a Rocky Mountain Discount code that works 4/27/2021 5:12 PM

It never, Never, NEVER hurts to ask...

Added reply in a thread Why would Feld bring a bike life boy on the broadcast? 4/18/2021 10:21 AM

I am not offended. He rides a four stroke...

Added reply in a thread High Point Ride Day 3/21/2021 6:30 PM

I will be there. Come say hi! #415

Started new thread $25,000 Dollar 1984 RM250 on the 'Bay 3/21/2021 10:27 AM

You can view more pics here. First let me say that I do not know the owner of this machine. Just because this build was published, this cat is trying to make a buck. I get it. I have no probs with putting a few coins in the bank ... more »

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Added reply in a thread 84 RM250 Gold Valve Setup Question 2/17/2021 5:05 PM

Thanks for the advice guys!

Added reply in a thread 84 RM250 Gold Valve Setup Question 2/15/2021 5:14 PM

Sane advice. I plan to call them. I would also like to hear some real world experience, yanno...

Started new thread 84 RM250 Gold Valve Setup Question 2/15/2021 12:32 PM

I am installing Gold Valves in my 84 RM250. Since the kit FEGV 4301 is for several machines, I was wondering if anyone has gone before me and can/would share set up tips. Such as Fork oil level & viscosity, shim stack, drilling dampner rods, etc. ... more »

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Added reply in a thread My Wife finished her build! 1/17/2021 12:15 PM

Great build! What media are you using in your Vapor Cabinet? Same for aluminum vs steel?

Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/17/2021 10:47 AM

Miscellaneous Air Pressure Going to start at 40psi and work up from there. What ye say? Media I built the Vapor Cabinet to clean and refinish aluminum pieces parts. If anyone has a media recommendation I am all ears. Virgin here... I am trying Glass ... more »

Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/17/2021 10:22 AM

Electrical Part II Although this has not been completed, this is my plan. I will edit if need be. Waiting on the brown truck to deliver more goodies. Lets finish up the electrical. The plan is to run the pumps electrical cord into a box that is attached

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Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/17/2021 7:54 AM

Media/water delivery Part II By now you should have your pumping assembly sitting in your bucket ready to rock! We need to attach the pump to the gun. In my instance, I added bracketry and wheels to my cabinets legs, letting the cabinet be mobile. In

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Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/16/2021 1:27 PM

This post is about a minimal, bare bones Vapor blasting cabinet. My head sez I do not need a foot valve, solenoid or a check valve to get my desired finish on what ever I am blasting. Heck, I have been wrong once or twice in my life.

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Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/16/2021 11:54 AM

Water/media Delivery The heart of any vapor cabinet is the water (trash) pump. This particular pump is 1.5hp, 4300 GPH, 120v. Should be more than enough to supply the media to the gun. Items on hand: PVC glue & primer Agitator Construction: Cut a

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Added reply in a thread Can I build a Vapor Blaster for 200 Bucks? 1/16/2021 8:36 AM

How silly of me. This is why I (we) need an edit feature! Gun - https://www.ebay.com/itm/133581991006 $40.99