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by Peter Pan
Tue Apr 07, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: C-19 and the Ural Community (Corrected Title)
Replies: 177
Views: 3484

Re: C-19 and the Ural Community (Corrected Title)

Costa Rica : border closing now until April 30th. These days vehicles only 1/5 per day permitted to use for essential freights. CCSS health service has apparently things under control. In 1 month since the first imported case from a USA tourist 463 confirmed cases, 21 in hospital, of which 11 intens...
by Peter Pan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: ophiuchus, WTH?
Replies: 8
Views: 184

Re: ophiuchus, WTH?

Scorpio: Nov 23 - Nov 29
Unfair...my old sign has been castrated :shock:
by Peter Pan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: The big trip
Replies: 390
Views: 36841

Re: The big trip

Fran and Ivonne,
Can you imagine 95% of Santo Domingo's shops with lowered curtains...including the banks?
In front of your former door. Empty street, no noise.
Best regards from Flory too.
Sven
by Peter Pan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Fellas I'm askeered
Replies: 41
Views: 715

Re: Fellas I'm askeered

I was told today Mr. Trump's german Grandfather had a life insurance during the spanish fever... The widow invested well. https://www.zdf.de/wissen/leschs-kosmos/corona-was-sagt-die-wissenschaft-102.html No idea if fake news or true. But interesting video. PS: ZDF should research well...only one nig...
by Peter Pan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Sidecar Stories?
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Sidecar Stories?

https://sidecar.com/forum/topic/travel- ... boy__4567/
From a few days ago: "Travel happy as a cow, but don't ask the cowboy."
:lurker: :cheers:
by Peter Pan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Uralitis Report Alert!
Replies: 18
Views: 393

Re: Uralitis Report Alert!

:thumbsup: When you clean up, check for burrs. (over time that little bit of movement can cause wear) I take out the burs with honing stones. At reassemble. start with 3 hollow shafts distributed on circumference. (by the way I use very sparingly some copper anti seize paste on the hollow shaft to r...
by Peter Pan
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Corona Bonus plans?
Replies: 23
Views: 403

Re: Corona Bonus plans?

This is what was talked about the last year as "helicopter money" - What did it help for in Alaska? More alcoholics in a certain population group then wished for. In the end it will be paid for some day by future generations ... OR BY INFLATION ... A state can go bankrupt too. Just look at Venezuela...
by Peter Pan
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Kickstart vs. electric start / pre 2014 rigs
Replies: 5
Views: 107

Re: Kickstart vs. electric start / pre 2014 rigs

+1 same with EFI Royal Enfield of my son.
by Peter Pan
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Uralitis Report Alert!
Replies: 18
Views: 393

Re: Uralitis Report Alert!

Impact wrench and aluminium parts are a NO GO. Simple as that. Torque wrench is the way to go if someone doesn't have any sensitivity in his hands.
by Peter Pan
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Uralitis Report Alert!
Replies: 18
Views: 393

Re: Uralitis Report Alert!

one thing that often is not called for: Dust and rust will make the front disk sticky instead of floating. So once upon the time I go through all my bikes with floating disks and undo the hollow shafts with wave washer springs, clean all parts with scot brite or EDM polishing/honing stones and reass...
by Peter Pan
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: I fell asleep........
Replies: 3
Views: 168

Re: I fell asleep........

continue sleeping until quarantine is over.
by Peter Pan
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: Any axe throwers?
Replies: 5
Views: 98

Re: Any axe throwers?

I throw the towel.
by Peter Pan
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Fellas I'm askeered
Replies: 41
Views: 715

Re: Fellas I'm askeered

What Scot said, has been happening other way round with the wife of a buddy of my childrenhood... the story goes both ways equally.

I better shut up to not raise anger.
Last word in house here:
"Yes, my dear."
by Peter Pan
Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Fellas I'm askeered
Replies: 41
Views: 715

Re: Fellas I'm askeered

yupp...I wanted to accompany Medio Tico into his rain forest...Better half put Veto...
No Go.
And yesterday evening: "Why did you shake your buddies hand? Who knows whom he met before?"
:?: :|
by Peter Pan
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: To all the health care providers!
Replies: 7
Views: 167

Re: To all the health care providers!

"Beruf kommt von Berufung." "Profession comes from vocation" going to the root of the words: "professional call comes from divine call." These days you will see who is who: In 2005 I had been a night shift auxiliary care taker for one week in intensive care of my brother in law. Last night after han...