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- July 22, 1983 (36)
About CAPTAIN AWESOME
- Motorcycle enthusiast/hack.
- Bentonville, AR, USA.
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CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by woodsman On thread : New to the Cafe scene or Motorcycle build in general
The cafe scene was long past by 1979, street modifications were based on the "Superbike" racing series. Shocks, forks, brakes, handlebars your 650 could be upgraded to replicate the performance bikes...
Liked On: 12-13-2016, 11:47 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by pwalo On thread : 1979 Suzuki GS750E feeler
CAPTAIN AWESOME (fuck knows why his name has to be shouty) is prolly pm'ing you right now with a cheeky offer of $2k..... tell him to go fuck his hat, you want three...... after a bit of barter and...
Liked On: 12-10-2016, 12:01 PM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by CaTacL1sm On thread : 1979 Suzuki GS750E feeler
Shit, I didn't realize how much money I spent on putting this together
I don't even want to start tallying the Z1 receipts
Liked On: 12-10-2016, 11:32 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by o1marc On thread : Budget Parts-Bin Bultaco
I would also drill a 3/8"-1/2" hole through the outer pipes near the ends of the slugs and add rosette welds there also so the slug is welded in 5 locations instead of only the middle.
Liked On: 11-16-2016, 09:49 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by o1marc On thread : 1970 Triumph Tiger 650
Liked On: 11-07-2016, 03:14 PM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by thechief86 On thread : The Patina Flip Special - 1975 CB750F
We ordered some new fork seals and a rear caliper kit for this beast today, and the 3 of us got out for a nice 40-50 mile ride in the kickass fall weather. I got to ride the 750, as well as Jeff's...
Liked On: 11-07-2016, 06:56 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by unclerob On thread : Honda 650 single build
Never quite sure if this is going to work but this may be a short video....
If it does then the bits of debris flying past the camera are the paper I...
Liked On: 10-31-2016, 10:01 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by hillsy On thread : GS550 Hooligan
I can't recall anywhere in this thread where he said he's ever had this motor running.
Liked On: 10-26-2016, 08:02 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by jcw On thread : A BMW I would buy...
Don't know if this is real or not. But pretty to look at.
Liked On: 10-24-2016, 12:32 PM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by ajordan On thread : '84 Gpz550 build
This looks like it would be fun to ride, looks ok too...
Liked On: 10-22-2016, 05:11 PM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by Geeto67 On thread : Used market getting softer?
Looks like a 560 SEC mercedes with an Koenig aftermarket widebody kit. It doesn't look like an AMG widebody, since the rear flares are different on those.
The made the W126 SEC coupes from 1980 to...
Liked On: 10-20-2016, 09:50 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by Geeto67 On thread : Guys I fucked up but I'm going in.
you are just looking to justify what you want, not what's best. Be honest with yourself. If ebay is your only resource then maybe you shouldn't be playing tinker toys with bikes. My local bike "shop"...
Liked On: 10-20-2016, 09:09 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by jaguar On thread : Used market getting softer?
People used to pay extra for something like this too...
Liked On: 10-20-2016, 08:59 AM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by drgonzo On thread : Ratcheting handheld tubing bender
I would think .083' would be plenty strong and .095 the thickest I would go.
Liked On: 10-19-2016, 12:56 PM
CAPTAIN AWESOME liked post by jaguar On thread : Guys I fucked up but I'm going in.
Liked On: 10-19-2016, 12:53 PM