I gave my ex-gf's son a pocketbike for his 12th b-day.(they're pocketbikes in American Tony)
Painted it basecoat/clearcoat to match my 01 GSXR. Had the wheels PCed white. My local sign shop scaled all the GSXR logos and put his name, sports/dirtbike number on it. It was badass.
Replaced most of the original fasteners and safety wired. They shake like a bitch.
Speaking of bitches, his mother refused to give me any of the pics of it from her computer when we broke up.
At the time I was messing with it there were some forums and quite a bit of hop up available for them. It was a hoot to me to read the kid's posts about running drill bits through their carbs and getting them to run faster and whatnot. Downright inspirational...
When I was in London & Scotland, the exchange was 1.56 GBP = 1 USD.
Tony, that's a much better deal than the $30 I spent on Gurl's race winning "Made in Great Britain" Dawes. I didn't even get a pocketbike with hers! I think you should paint it up like a late 80s faired RD350.
maybe there is already a thread out there like this, but i have never seen it. On other forums, usually its a lot of fun, and you can get some really good ideas from seeing all the members rides. So i encourage you all to post a pic of your bike / bikes.
also, if you have pics of a bike you...
I'm a new member. 70 yrs old...have 8 old bikes...been maintaining and restoring forever. Presently restoring a 1974 Yamaha g7s 80 cc cafe racer that has been in the family since 1975. Just got it back from my sister...it suffered from brutality by kids and sitting in garage for 15 years. I...
So, my current Enfield has a Power Commander V to go along with the other things I did to it (cams, valve kit, etc, etc...) and the tech that did the work installed a map to the PCV that he had from a workup of a much more modded engine than I went with this one.
Instead of installing his map...
I need to get something shipped from 78646 in TX to 122203 in NY.
Anyone know someone?
Have gotten some SILLY quotes from the hub brokers, and have a listing on Uship.
Just figured if someone knew someone I would rather give them the business.