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by Tin Man
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:48 am
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Choosing routes for Urals
Replies: 30
Views: 454

Re: Choosing routes for Urals

Got told when I got into these machines that they ain't highway bikes........not if ya want them to last any amount of time. So, I plan my trips to stay off the highways as much as is possible. Sometimes I have to, but only for a couple-a-few exits, and then I'm back to surface streets. And if I hav...
by Tin Man
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: Super interesting You Tube Channel!
Replies: 4
Views: 201

Re: Super interesting You Tube Channel!

Shooting a $300 lock with an untold number of very pricey .50 cal rounds..........just to show it can be done?
Must be nice to be rich....... :?
by Tin Man
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Soviet Steeds on MeWe
Replies: 11
Views: 249

Re: Soviet Steeds on MeWe

Never did the FB (or any of those others) and do not intend on playing in those cesspool's. I'm good right here, thanks.
by Tin Man
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Ural to ATV conversion
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Re: Ural to ATV conversion

Pretty cool. But I'm thinking......tracks would work better. Concur. I think I would attempt to utilize the new Australian swingarm and final drive to deliver power to the tracks on each side. I wonder how much higher the rear of the bike would sit if you just took an axle straight into the track d...
by Tin Man
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: FS Snow Chains Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: FS Snow Chains Anyone?

Just for the cool factor I'd be tempted...... :foilhead: .......if I didn't already have a set. 8) ... and are they cool? Post a picture of them. I think they are............ 8) Here is the link that started it all: https://www.sovietsteeds.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14955&hilit=chains Tire cha...
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 31, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Ural to ATV conversion
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Re: Ural to ATV conversion

Pretty cool. But I'm thinking......tracks would work better.
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 31, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: FS Snow Chains Anyone?
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: FS Snow Chains Anyone?

Just for the cool factor I'd be tempted...... :foilhead: .......if I didn't already have a set. 8)
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 31, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Funny or WTF photo thread
Replies: 2670
Views: 219398

Re: Cold enough for yah?

lee 303 wrote:
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:43 am
The winter rider.
https://vimeo.com/86065506?ref=fb-share
I'd bet it was for his hand cranked ice cream maker.................. :beerchug:
by Tin Man
Wed Dec 30, 2020 12:25 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Restoring old Soviet tools
Replies: 4
Views: 176

Re: Restoring old Soviet tools

That is very cool. I've dabbled with electrolysis a bit.....my neighbor used it to clean up a 1926 Model T? engine block....works like a champ.
by Tin Man
Fri Dec 25, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Lightened Flywheel ...good or bad. 1980 M67-36 Solo
Replies: 19
Views: 354

Re: Lightened Flywheel ...good or bad. 1980 M67-36 Solo

Wildhorse Cafe wrote:
Fri Dec 25, 2020 6:01 pm
Engine will rev faster fer sure.
.........but it will un-rev faster also......... :foilhead:
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Merry Christmas Everyone
Replies: 5
Views: 80

Re: Merry Christmas Everyone

Merry Christmas to all y'all. :cheers:
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Winter Riding and Police Attention
Replies: 34
Views: 748

Re: Winter Riding and Police Attention

As long as ya ain't flying the chair thru the intersections, I see no reason to be concerned.
But, as with any type vehicle, if your driving stoopid.....your likely to have a roadside chat. :foilhead:
by Tin Man
Thu Dec 24, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Lightened Flywheel ...good or bad. 1980 M67-36 Solo
Replies: 19
Views: 354

Re: Lightened Flywheel ...good or bad. 1980 M67-36 Solo

I'd vote no. In my opinion, the added stress to the associated components aren't worth the gains.
by Tin Man
Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Gen2 dealers tool
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Re: Gen2 dealers tool

windmill wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:01 pm
Tin Man wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 11:54 am
Would I be correct assuming that this is only applicable to the EFI bikes? :?
Yes, and only the Gen2 Keihin EFI.

Cool, thanks. :cheers:
by Tin Man
Sun Dec 20, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Gen2 dealers tool
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Re: Gen2 dealers tool

Would I be correct assuming that this is only applicable to the EFI bikes? :?