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Today 12:03 PM
Project89
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Originally Posted by BuzzLOL View Post
. Bike looks great... but I assume that's the 'before' picture... what kind of paint on engine? Did it stay on?
the paint i still in great shape except for a nice scatch and chip on the front fairing which i have a small sticker to place over it to hide it.

the paint on the engine is high temp bbq paint m it rubbed off in 2places were my leg was against the motor when riding before i got the engine hot enough to cure it , but i can touch it up no problem. just need to let the bike sit and idle before i ride it again so it cures so i dont rub the paint off this time

edit u may have to exscuse some of my posts and spelling for the time being , theese pain killers they gave me do a number on me , dont like it at all
Today 10:56 AM
MARTINSR
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
I have had my H-D Electraglide Ultra Classic on Craigslist for a couple of weeks and not a single call. The market is sure not what it used to be.

On a happier note, I trimmed and fitted my quarter panel today. Kind of good to have something worth posting.

John



John, you ROCK! Thanks so much for showing us how you are doing that, friggin magic is what you are doing.

Brian
Today 08:09 AM
1971BB427
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Originally Posted by Northstar T View Post
Just back from yet another trip to the Portland hospital (wifes cancer). when we pulled into the motels back parking lot we find this transport trailer with Jamie McMurrys car inside.
Russ, hope things are going OK for your wife! My daughter had her double mastectomy two weeks ago, and is healing up now. Doctors said the chemo is working, and her prognosis is looking good.
Today 08:04 AM
MARTINSR
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Originally Posted by Northstar T View Post
Just back from yet another trip to the Portland hospital (wifes cancer). when we pulled into the motels back parking lot we find this transport trailer with Jamie McMurrys car inside. I don't imagine there's any races up there this time of year, and this looks like just a show car anyway (no engine,. glass trailer. no dents etc). never did find anyone who knew why it was there, but it was pretty cool to look at anyway

yup. no engine in there
And prayers for your wife.

Brian
Today 07:14 AM
tech69 waking up burnt out.30 hours on the coug and I de trimmed the whole car, welded up all the holes, blocked it, worked a huge dent, made a patch welded it in, and almost got the whole thing ready for primer. not a slow poke, but burnt out on bondo.
Today 06:45 AM
John long
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
John , I use Facebook for selling and buying ,with lots better results than Craigslist,,but I have sold some on craigslist
A couple of good sites are

NGa ATV & Motorcucle
Our Page Auto & Cycle
Man Stuff Only Buy Sell & Trade
when I post something for sale I change my setting from Friends To Public
I have good results,,,just a suggestion.
Thanks David. I am a member of Facebook but have never gotten very familiar with it.

I may play with it tonight.

John
Today 06:19 AM
496CHEVY3100
Quote:
Originally Posted by John long View Post
I have had my H-D Electraglide Ultra Classic on Craigslist for a couple of weeks and not a single call. The market is sure not what it used to be.

On a happier note, I trimmed and fitted my quarter panel today. Kind of good to have something worth posting.

John



John , I use Facebook for selling and buying ,with lots better results than Craigslist,,but I have sold some on craigslist
A couple of good sites are

NGa ATV & Motorcucle
Our Page Auto & Cycle
Man Stuff Only Buy Sell & Trade
when I post something for sale I change my setting from Friends To Public
I have good results,,,just a suggestion.
Today 02:21 AM
BuzzLOL
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Originally Posted by Project89 View Post
i painted it a nice pearl blue , and did the frame in black , and the engine in a matte/charcoal
. Bike looks great... but I assume that's the 'before' picture... what kind of paint on engine? Did it stay on?
Yesterday 10:23 PM
Northstar T Just back from yet another trip to the Portland hospital (wifes cancer). when we pulled into the motels back parking lot we find this transport trailer with Jamie McMurrys car inside. I don't imagine there's any races up there this time of year, and this looks like just a show car anyway (no engine,. glass trailer. no dents etc). never did find anyone who knew why it was there, but it was pretty cool to look at anyway

yup. no engine in there
Yesterday 09:23 PM
496CHEVY3100 The 4x4 quads are the only ones that get ridden any more, they built a motor sport park about 1500 acres that joins the back of my property a really good place to ride, they rent atvs and have a moto cross track telinised on big races renyal cabins etc

but now they are building a water park ,MUCH bigger than Six Flags a couple miles above me,,To many people moving in from every where to work on the project Raising prices on every think Taking away my country style of living that I have enjoyed for over 60 years

Home | Moto Mountain ATV ParkMoto Mountain ATV Park | Georgia's Newest ATV Park
Yesterday 08:24 PM
Stu D Baker Worked on the rear lower panel for my Studebaker project.
Yesterday 08:02 PM
John long I have had my H-D Electraglide Ultra Classic on Craigslist for a couple of weeks and not a single call. The market is sure not what it used to be.

On a happier note, I trimmed and fitted my quarter panel today. Kind of good to have something worth posting.

John


Yesterday 07:32 PM
1971BB427
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
I sold all my MX bikes all I have now is 2 4x4 ATV 4 wheeleers and 2 Sport ATV 4 wheelers ,they are almost as fun and much safer ,well I have the 2 Old Harleys but I will probably be selling them when it gets closer to bike week in Daytona or srurgis
I still have my Suzuki quad, and my Honda Goldwing. The quad hasn't been used in a couple years, and the Goldwing hasn't been started in 3 years. Need to get the GW started and sold, but I'll keep the quad for hunting.
Yesterday 06:34 PM
496CHEVY3100 I sold all my MX bikes all I have now is 2 4x4 ATV 4 wheeleers and 2 Sport ATV 4 wheelers ,they are almost as fun and much safer ,well I have the 2 Old Harleys but I will probably be selling them when it gets closer to bike week in Daytona or srurgis
Yesterday 04:54 PM
1971BB427
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Originally Posted by Project89 View Post
i posted it back on the last page but
i crashed that xr250r i painted on sunday , my foot got tangled up in the bike during the wreck so me left ankle is all messe dup and i hit directly on my shoulder breaking the collar bone and sperating it before my head hit the ground cracking my helmet and giving me a nasty concussion.

other then that and some nasty brusing and road rash im in pretty good shape.

i was pushing myself and the bike well past my limits and well ^^ thats the result. i was riding by myself so i didnt relize just how hard i was pushing until after i wrecked

edit

nobody ever got faster or better by not pushing the limits lol
Unfortunately I know that feeling well! I rode and raced dirt bikes for decades, until I dumped my 1983 CR480 Honda in 1984, and ended up with my lower right leg pointing 180 degrees backwards! Once it was fixed up, and I could walk almost normal, I rode the bike for another 6 months, and decided I was being selfish about putting my love of riding above my family's welfare. I sold the bike, and never threw a leg over a dirt bike again. But I still miss the riding, and if I wasn't so old (and healed faster) I'd be right back on one today!
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