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by bgenest
Sat Apr 06, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: why HD sales are soft!
Replies: 36
Views: 1452

Re: why HD sales are soft!

All motorcycle sales have suffered since the recession. Yes, millenials aren't buying as many. They carry a lot of debt and they have different interests, perhaps. Harley ownership was, for a lot of boomers, a fad. Of course, some genuinely loved the bikes. But many found they could afford the fad ...
by bgenest
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: The Black Market
Topic: 1999 BC in SF Bay Area
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: 1999 BC in SF Bay Area

I like the spare tire cover, anyone know where to pick one up for a 19" wheel?
by bgenest
Sun Mar 24, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Happy Birthday Mr. Cob
Replies: 11
Views: 522

Re: Happy Birthday Mr. Cob

:cheers:
by bgenest
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What does mean the yellow scarf?
Replies: 35
Views: 1897

Re: What does mean the yellow scarf?

Peter Pan wrote:
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:28 am
What does mean the yellow scarf?
I'm "entertaining" don't knock and go away?
by bgenest
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Funny or WTF photo thread
Replies: 2336
Views: 178165

Re: Funny or WTF photo thread

facing backwards, wonder it they had to run it in reverse Couldn't you just flip the ring gear on the old VWs? I seem to recall that being possible. There is a way, I had an old VW trike that was "reversed" and I have seen some VW open wheel track racers with the same reversed engine. I forget how ...
by bgenest
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do to your Ural today?
Replies: 14554
Views: 954667

Re: What did you do to your Ural today?

".. it was -22C.."

Isn't that like -8 Fahrenheit? Wow that's COLD!
by bgenest
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: My number came up today
Replies: 57
Views: 2276

Re: My number came up today

I hope tomorrow morning you have this same positive attitude. For me, the "day after" is always worse. :|

Heal soon. :thumbsup:
by bgenest
Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: 50th Anniversary Woodstock is happening!
Replies: 20
Views: 976

Re: 50th Anniversary Woodstock is happening!

"I was actually under the impression that there was going to be on-site camping space. Is that not going to be the case? If not I am very sad. :( Edit: I did find a quote from the dude who organized this and others: "Tickets? Mr. Lang and his team are still working on that. But they envision sellin...
by bgenest
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: 50th Anniversary Woodstock is happening!
Replies: 20
Views: 976

Re: 50th Anniversary Woodstock is happening!

I was there with my best friend. We drove my 1964 austin healy sprite and got a parking space behind the stage area on one of the access roads. It is a "blur" now but I had a great time. I got high for the first time on some hashish that we scored from some folks who broke down on the highway (no pu...
by bgenest
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Gray Market
Topic: New Off-Road-travel kit for Ural
Replies: 19
Views: 2435

Re: New Off-Road-travel kit for Ural

+1 on that TCF!
by bgenest
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: How long did your oridginal battery last?
Replies: 38
Views: 1911

Re: How long did your oridginal battery last?

Original January 2016 to July 2018, just lost its ooomph.. I forgot the name of the replacement but it does have more cranking power and starts the rig much more quickly.
by bgenest
Wed Jan 02, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: What did you do ON your Ural today?
Replies: 1191
Views: 94295

Re: What did you do ON your Ural today?

CrankyTom, that area is great for a slow ride through the "country". I grew up in Essex and visit as often as I can. If I had a place to keep my rig locally I surely would have been out on the road to the North Shore.