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...Managed to slip into the bench grinder during this and ripped the callous off the end of my thumb. Did I tell you I do stupid stuff? Bled like a stuck pig, did lay down before I passed out, got up stemmed the flow and put a pressure bandage wrap on it. Next day I did manage to hang the exhaust without breaking the wound site open, but it was fun to say the least.
Glad you laid down before passing out and managed to stem the blood flow ...
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Well, not today, but during the hurricane, I had some items that I have acquired over the years, and some failed ideas (Fender), however; with nothing to do and not being able to ride, I switched some things up, probably not everyone's cup of tea but I like it, and the ride is silky smooth with the shocks and seat springs, before I had the seat mounted to the frame and man she was tough on some of the bigger bumps, the rear fender did not work (To me) with the frame mounted seat but seems to work (to me) with the springer seat.



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The gun holster seals the deal for me.

I like that breather setup.

Needs a chain conversion to go with that massive guard.
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The gun holster seals the deal for me.

I like that breather setup.

Needs a chain conversion to go with that massive guard.
I didn't even notice the holster. Had to search to find it.
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Rode to Will Burrow's to price up new belt & pulleys, some wear at 37.4K. Also S & S 1200 conversion but will wait till rebore time. Bit of shopping, check out new flat, bird watching in Fleetwood, bought some RST armoured denim jeans from Raceway's Motorcycles then filled tank & gave a clean & polish.
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Well, not today, but during the hurricane, I had some items that I have acquired over the years, and some failed ideas (Fender), however; with nothing to do and not being able to ride, I switched some things up, probably not everyone's cup of tea but I like it, and the ride is silky smooth with the shocks and seat springs, before I had the seat mounted to the frame and man she was tough on some of the bigger bumps, the rear fender did not work (To me) with the frame mounted seat but seems to work (to me) with the springer seat.

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Hey- safety first with that ridiculous giant belt guard! Now hold up while I use my throttle hand to grab my pistol!! I'm sorry to each their own but idk man come on..

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I put mirror extensions on. To hell with the look.
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Hey thanks Kawa110, yea the holster is were i stash my pad lock.
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Removed rear wheel for a tyre change, removed swing arm and cleaned/repacked bearings.
What sort of Micky Mouse bearings are they!? and why no dust seals?.
At least they were in good condition and i could not find any play in the rear motor mounts so that was good.
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