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Truck Camper Motorcycling

Readers share their rides. Very cool!

CB750F: Day 37: Carb 3 Linkage Rod Out

Carbs 1, 3, and 4 have synchronizing screws. They let you synchronize the throttle plates. That is a “bench synchronization”. When I did so, carb 3 would not stay adjusted correctly. It kept slipping out of alignment.

Giovanni Burlando’s Vision

Giovanni Burlando’s Vision via MilVinMoto. That feels good.

CB750F: Day 36: Forward Progress

I couldn’t find a throttle plate rod for the carburetor on ebay. I couldn’t even find the part on the microfiche. A kind soul sent me the link for that part though, used, on ebay. The search term is “carb linkage assembly”. Another kind soul explained that some of the carburetors on the ’79 CB750F […]

A 180 Degree Motorcycle Blind Spot Mirror

This mirror looks really, really interesting.

Help Changing the Throttle Cable on a C10

When observing the bike from the RH side, rotate the center cable mechanism CW so the carbs are at full throttle. This will bring the “pull” cable access “notch” so it faces the rear of the bike, and more accessible from the top. During the time you are rotating the mechanism, pay attention to the […]

Seal the wiring deal

use butt connectors, ring terminals, and spade clips ad a good crimper. Before crimping, I’ll coat the wire end and the connector with a dielectric paste, avoiding silicon sealer, as it can shrink and allow moisture in. A layer of heat-shrink tubing guarantees a water tight worry free connection.

The Conc Must Rest 2014

She now must take her rest for the winter. Perhaps a tad early, but it is for the best. Standard: fresh gas, StaBil, and the battery tender.

Tracer360 – Noxgear

It’s dark outside and all you want is to hit the road for some well-deserved miles. Our Tracer360 uses the full color spectrum in specially designed illumination modes to keep you highly visible. Paired with high quality 3M reflective materials the Tracer360 is the perfect, lightweight replacement for your bulky and uncomfortable safety vest. Want […]

Harbor Freight is Good

Really, it is good. If you evaluate your actual needs you will find that it serves them well and it is one of the few reasonably placed multi-purpose shops around town within 15 minutes of most places. Here is their coupon page: