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by S 854
Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:48 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: UralTube strikes again....
Replies: 7
Views: 772

On the "spinning on the ice" video... what kind of handle bars are those? They appear to have more of a pull-back than stock... or maybe my eyes are just off...
by S 854
Wed Feb 27, 2008 8:14 am
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Front Brake pads R&R now no pressure?!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

I'm with Riley and MudPie on this one... MityVac.... Several years ago, I bought my wife's first bike for a song... the seller was certain the bike needed a new front brake set up... he had replaced the pads with similar results to what you're describing... We bought the bike, I rode it home and wit...
by S 854
Tue Feb 26, 2008 8:27 am
Forum: Oil Threads
Topic: Baby Oil
Replies: 17
Views: 3212

I'm thinkin' baby oil would only be appropriate to use on a new rig...

...after that... a change to the correct weight vodka is in order... :)
by S 854
Mon Feb 25, 2008 9:31 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: First Service To-Do List
Replies: 18
Views: 2924

Thanks for the post, Stonk... I've been thinking about this topic for awhile... might I add to you list... Is it a good idea to have the first service done by a Ural shop, if possible...? Time's gonna be kinda tight this June, and if I don't have to spend a couple-three days riding in circles to get...
by S 854
Mon Feb 25, 2008 9:05 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Heidenau vs Excelsior.
Replies: 15
Views: 2017

Ratso

Keep us posted, you seem to be on to something here with those Kenda's...

Once you wear one out, cut it in half and post the pics... I'm interested to see what's left...
by S 854
Sun Feb 24, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Roping a deer
Replies: 34
Views: 2170

Never thought of roping a deer...

Never tried to step on an armor-dillo...

However....

I have been snipe hunting in the past... now THEM'S good eatin'..... :lol:
by S 854
Sun Feb 24, 2008 10:40 am
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: This is such a cool ride
Replies: 21
Views: 2146

Nice to see pics of the Arctic in the real world...

Keep up with the pictures... for now, it's the only link many of us have to our very own Arctic...

As others have said, your bike is way cool, and I'm jealous... still... :)
by S 854
Sat Feb 23, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Just for you gentlemen!
Replies: 16
Views: 1143

DB's gotta be right on this one...

.... everyone knows... girls don't fart.... :lol:
by S 854
Thu Feb 21, 2008 7:53 am
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: Mirrors
Replies: 15
Views: 2302

I'll take the stock mirrors on my Arctic... I'll take no mirrors on my Arctic... I just want my ARCTIC!!! :gahhh:
by S 854
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:28 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Attention GU drivers
Replies: 20
Views: 2194

That would look like OEM equipment on a Desert GearUp...

What does it shoot? Water? Peas?

I like it...
by S 854
Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:46 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New Toys
Replies: 12
Views: 1892

You'll like the GPS, not only for navigation, but also for finding motels, food, etc, nothing better. You may find that you'll still carry paper maps though, easier to get a big picture look at things then you can on the small screen. Bill I'm looking into a GPS... Maybe Garmin 750, anyone have any...
by S 854
Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New Toys
Replies: 12
Views: 1892

I've got a mojo... mine's a lot bigger though... :lol:
by S 854
Mon Feb 18, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: New Toys
Replies: 12
Views: 1892

You'll like the GPS, not only for navigation, but also for finding motels, food, etc, nothing better. You may find that you'll still carry paper maps though, easier to get a big picture look at things then you can on the small screen. Bill I'm looking into a GPS... Maybe Garmin 750, anyone have any...
by S 854
Mon Feb 18, 2008 8:25 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Water cannon?
Replies: 14
Views: 1527

I fed a length of 1/2" copper pipe from the dash through the grill of an old BMW 1600 I had... Placed an old cig lighter into a T-fitting about 12" up from the dash opening... Fed in a pop-bottle rocket... Switched on the cig lighter... and... nothing.... I tried and tried.... couldn't get my "rocke...
by S 854
Mon Feb 18, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: How do you kick it?
Replies: 20
Views: 2961

Right foot on my empty garage floor... left foot raised quickly into the glutes... for not putting down a deposit on a Ural sooner... :(

Repeat often....