New (to me) sidecar tub.

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New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by jaybird » Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:54 am

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I haven't yet decided what motorcycle to hang this on, but you've got to buy things like this when they become available :D

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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Lmo » Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:54 am

Man.. . there's a flashback!

Sky Fighters!!! Google them, they're going for $850 a pop (unrestored).

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Post by VWK75S » Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:54 am

Lights and buzzers :D
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Tomcatfixer » Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:43 am

That's awesome.

I think I might need one of those. 🤔
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by stagewex » Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:26 am

You showed us that last month in person.
Sooo coool.

Leave it original, the way it is.
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by GHGoodwin » Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:03 pm

How about a matching sidearm? PM if interested.
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by CamaroEric » Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:23 pm

That would make a pretty good looking lakester as well...
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by dogboy443 » Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:37 pm

Oh Hell yeah!
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Post by INSUBORDINATOR » Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:18 pm

Couldn't Resist posting THIS:
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Ajax » Sat Apr 27, 2019 2:29 am

How much do you think one of those weighs?
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by jaybird » Mon May 13, 2019 11:37 am

Ajax wrote:
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How much do you think one of those weighs?
According to Grannys bathroom scale; 55 pounds. It's all aluminum.

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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Lmo » Thu May 16, 2019 1:12 am

I'm tellin' ya Jay ... I know you've got a buttload of projects going but you REALLY need to bump this closer to the top of the list.
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Darman » Fri May 17, 2019 12:49 pm

awesome hack!
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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by Rich Maund » Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:00 pm

That is cool as heck. I'd restore it close to original.
yeah, I might be addicted to brake fluid. But I can stop any time I want.

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Re: New (to me) sidecar tub.

Post by stagewex » Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:21 pm

I saw it up-close... it is really cool.
Did the fellow selling them still have more?
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