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by shoalsgary
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Handlebar grips
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Re: Handlebar grips

Will these work on my URAL with 7/8" handlebars?
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Universal-7-8- ... SwdJtdZdlK
by shoalsgary
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Handlebar grips
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Re: Handlebar grips

I'm now considering heated grips.
by shoalsgary
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Handlebar grips
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Re: Handlebar grips

Mine is 2006.
by shoalsgary
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Handlebar grips
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Re: Handlebar grips

I was of the opinion that I have 1" bars. That could explain why I had to shim the windshield clamps!
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Handlebar grips
Replies: 21
Views: 933

Handlebar grips

I'm missing an end cap on one of my handlebar grips. What handlebar grips will fit my 2006 URALTourist?
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: How Quick is your Ural?
Replies: 31
Views: 1554

Re: How Quick is your Ural?

It's not my indian, my harleys or my Excelsior Henderson. Performance-wise, it's closer to my first Whizzer. But that was my favorite and only bike 63 years ago, and my URAL is my favorite and only bike now.
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: 650 Ural - a surprise
Replies: 29
Views: 1411

Re: 650 Ural - a surprise

I had a 650 I bought used that turned out to be the one Gene successfully prepared for the Iron Butt. It performed better than my 2005 750 Patrol. I had an opportunity to visit Tomcatfixer’s estate the other weekend and had an opportunity to ride his 2001 650cc Patrol. Let me start that I had precon...
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Anyone used the Memphis Shades Classic Deuce Windshield?
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: Anyone used the Memphis Shades Classic Deuce Windshield?

It does a good job of everything except keeping the wind off my face. Not tall enough.
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do ON your Ural today?
Replies: 1191
Views: 94733

Re: What did you do ON your Ural today?

Put ON my replacement shift knob after losing the first one to vibration.
by shoalsgary
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: My Gobi Swag
Replies: 7
Views: 498

Re: My Gobi Swag

I asked for Germany or Viet Nam. Got the Philippines. No motorcycles in the Philippines...
by shoalsgary
Sun Sep 22, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: BMW badge with Russian letters?
Replies: 14
Views: 946

Re: BMW badge with Russian letters?

Great! Thanks!
by shoalsgary
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do to your Ural today?
Replies: 14556
Views: 957673

Re: What did you do to your Ural today?

Replaced broken muffler hanger bolt. ordered replacement shift knob for one I lost today and ordered a couple of badges for the tank.
by shoalsgary
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do ON your Ural today?
Replies: 1191
Views: 94733

Re: What did you do ON your Ural today?

Rode it to Waterloo for Trail of Tears run. Lost shift knob due to vibration,and nearly lost muffler when hanger bolt broke,possibly also due to vibration.
by shoalsgary
Sat Sep 21, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: BMW badge with Russian letters?
Replies: 14
Views: 946

BMW badge with Russian letters?

Know of anyone who makes a BMW badge with Russian letters, preferably in black and red?
by shoalsgary
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Hydrolocked engine
Replies: 106
Views: 11907

Re: Hydrolocked engine

And they can’t without being electrically activated