Added reply in a thread Scalvini Cone Pipe 2005-2007 CR250 1/19/2019 3:03 PM

How was the fit? What did Scalvini claim its power curve would be? More over rev? Top end? More bottom ?

Added reply in a thread Best chassis for CR500af build? 1/18/2019 6:01 PM

I would leave that 2008 crf450 just as it is...pick up a blown up crf250 and do the conversion...should be easy to find...

Added reply in a thread Cycra plastics, quality & fitment 1/18/2019 2:25 PM

Cycra plastic seems more brittle than Oem or UFO

Added reply in a thread 1996 Honda CR250 build 1/17/2019 5:33 AM

Power coating a frame is not a "purist" thing, to me at least. If I had a clean original painted frame I would touch it up also. When I decide to have a frame powedercoated it is usually because I want the frame sand blasted & inspected for cracks, ... more »

Added reply in a thread Knee injury rehab 1/16/2019 6:34 PM

That is basically what I"m doing but I"m going 3 times a week, I"m at 6 months post op, just felt I needed more work on my leg/knee before I started riding again. I"m working with a guy that trains & rehabs nothing but athletes coming back from injury, ... more »

Added reply in a thread Knee injury rehab 1/16/2019 6:04 PM

I believe the term is "closed chamber" ...which means feet planted on the ground, nothing where your repaired leg is off the ground extended out, like leg lifts ect. This puts heavy stress on the ACL, which is not needed at this time. The whole P/t process ... more »

Added reply in a thread Knee injury rehab 1/16/2019 5:41 PM

I think the protocol for a knee replacement P/t and ACL replacement may be slightly different ...also depends on what type of ACL surgery was done...my ACL replacement was with hamstring graph, so no aggressive hamstring workouts initially.

Liked a bike check 1997 CR125 Project Iron Sheak 1/16/2019 5:31 PM
Added reply in a thread A piece of history for sale!! 1/16/2019 5:23 AM

Nice! Hannah"s 89 Unadilla GP bike! His last race? I think... I was there....RJ won it....Hannah could not buy a start! I remember Hannah was taking a last lap after the race as the Unadilla fans swarmed the track and RJ cut his podium interview short ... more »

Added reply in a thread A piece of history for sale!! 1/16/2019 4:04 AM

Did you buy Hannah"s #18 RM250?

Added reply in a thread Mystery Bearing 1/15/2019 7:47 PM

Usually that bearing shows up either in the crank case section or transmission section of microfishe...I just checked, it does not show up for your model...that is a special thin needle bearing for that end of the shift drum...may have to visit a Honda ... more »

Added reply in a thread Just picked her up! Pretty excited to get working on it. 1/15/2019 7:26 PM

Does not look like it needs much....pretty clean..

Added reply in a thread Knee injury rehab 1/15/2019 7:15 PM

I wrecked my knee in June, full ACL replacement & meniscus repair in June. I went through the the basic Insurance covered rehab....10 weeks...Good enough to walk & be a normal Joe, but not good enough to ride moto. I did my own rehab the next ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1988 RM 250 build : Revisited and done 1/15/2019 12:30 PM

This will conclude my refresh, I will fire it up when it gets warmer out. I donot plan on riding this bike in the future, so original front sprocket cover, airbox lid installed. New decals for number plates & swing arm. I put enough time on the bike

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Liked a bike check Bailey Tribute | J HOSS BUILD 1/14/2019 6:31 PM
Added reply in a thread 1991 CR125 - Top End Pics 1/14/2019 6:08 PM

Grab the rod & see if it moves up & down...lots of play could allow for piston to make contact with the head...looking at the head, it appears bottom end bearing came apart at some time, those are needle bearing marks in the head... I would say ... more »

Added reply in a thread A piece of history for sale!! 1/14/2019 6:03 PM

Looks like it has been well preserved....

Added reply in a thread From MCR, regarding Malcolm... 1/14/2019 12:58 PM

Nice letter......guy seems to genuinely care for his team & riders. Mookie was hauling ass.......sucks to see him get injured. I"m rooting for him to come back strong!

Added reply in a thread Issue with KTM Footpeg springs 1/14/2019 12:51 PM

Order a few rear brake pedal springs while your at it....they break no matter how you install them...

Added reply in a thread Honda CR125R ‘87 1/14/2019 12:44 PM

Very nice example of a great bike....how would this be availible in Russia? Is it an import?