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About caferocket686
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Forty something, 5'10" and fat(300lb). 20+ years of riding experience and a good deal of general mechanical ability. I also have been into remote control aircraft since I was in grade school and raced 1/8 off road rc for quite a few years.
Location:
Austin, TX

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01 MZ Skorpion (No, it's not stock. It was originally designed in England, has a Japanese motor, is built with Italian components, but it's German)
03 Kawasaki KX250 (Braaap!)
73 Yamaha RD350/R5

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    caferocket686 liked post by steveo On thread : Yamaha SZR 660 or TZR 125 Belgarda brake caliper plate/carrier
    Parts sent. Royal Mail estimate 3-7 days for delivery.
    Liked On: 03-08-2016, 01:21 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Tanshanomi On thread : ULTIMATE CAFE RACER PHOTO THREAD
    1838218383
    Liked On: 02-22-2016, 07:30 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Farmer_John On thread : Another rc car geek thread.
    I'm telling you, I miss Austin every day, Victor.
    Liked On: 01-13-2016, 12:21 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by steveo On thread : the " What have you purchased recently ? " photo thread
    Bought my Dad a Tamiya RC166 kit, for his 80th birthday, a few weeks back. He's now thinking of upgrading the wheels, chain, and forks. Costs an arm, and a leg, but incredible detail.
    Liked On: 01-08-2016, 06:19 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by parkwood60 On thread : Distinguished hipster ride
    I am likely doing it, if only to be able to tell all of them in person what is wrong with their bikes. For instance the Gasser Custom's CB750 which just reused the stock interceptor rear sprocket,...
    Liked On: 08-09-2015, 09:27 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by hillsy On thread : 1980 xs850 engine questions
    Get a workshop manual. Make sure you get one for something that resembles an XS850 engine.
    Liked On: 05-24-2015, 10:17 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by parkwood60 On thread : Now for something different - 1980 Honda CM400 Bosozoku bike
    https://www.facebook.com/BryanWoodyWood/videos/vb.1407570130/10206481611984894/?type=2&theater&notif_t=like Don't have the tank on yet, but this happened tonight
    Liked On: 04-28-2015, 01:21 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by parkwood60 On thread : Now for something different - 1980 Honda CM400 Bosozoku bike
    Okay, update... Ran into my first snag this weekend when I was trying to take the carbs off the engine and destroyed the boots. But I guess if they were that tight and stiff they needed replacing...
    Liked On: 04-20-2015, 11:24 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Ichiban Moto On thread : Now for something different - 1980 Honda CM400 Bosozoku bike
    ......... :p 13641
    Liked On: 04-13-2015, 09:54 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by parkwood60 On thread : Now for something different - 1980 Honda CM400 Bosozoku bike
    I have seen that, but I didn't really consider it. Right now the plan is an up pipe exhaust with 3 or 4 pipes, tuned, and cut like pipe organ pies so at 60 mph it plays a chord. The chord has not...
    Liked On: 04-09-2015, 12:31 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Ichiban Moto On thread : Rockers v Mods Berlin
    here is a video for you to share :p http://youtu.be/u-Hq12wLtMs
    Liked On: 01-29-2015, 10:33 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by DesmoDog On thread : Bike Builder Video
    Someone has probably posted this already but since I haven't seen it here.... http://vimeo.com/115733204
    Liked On: 01-04-2015, 10:46 AM
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    caferocket686 liked post by roccitycafe On thread : Hipster hatin
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTcvmmOkqJI replace furniture with bikes and replace the end scene with the photographers lavishing him with praise and it sums it up perfectly
    Liked On: 12-12-2014, 07:59 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Ravivos On thread : Any rc car racing geeks in here?
    this is my scratch build LAVI plane, the Lavi was an israeli developed plane that unfortunately was stopped before going into production. the plane is one of the very few models of the LAVI that...
    Liked On: 11-06-2014, 06:57 PM
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    caferocket686 liked post by Geeto67 On thread : Any rc car racing geeks in here?
    I used to do car stuff back when the RC/10 was the gold standard. I even did on road gas stuff with one of the kyosho vintage series 1967 corvettes (which I still have), and pro stock R/c drag racing...
    Liked On: 11-06-2014, 06:56 PM
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