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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-17-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By MotorDoctor
Here you go Lew ;) ...

Here you go Lew ;)
...
Forum: Machining 01-11-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By MotorDoctor
United Parcel Smashers is doing a fine job...

United Parcel Smashers is doing a fine job messing up our motorcycles and ATVs too. I have no idea why they're using them to ship our product but the crates show up at our dealers looking like they...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-20-2020, 10:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,879
Posted By MotorDoctor
Been sitting a long time? Carb clean and clean...

Been sitting a long time? Carb clean and clean the pilot jet/passages/fuel screw. Set the screw @ 3 turns out to start. Why won't it idle:

Carb plugged/old fuel/contaminated fuel/rusty fuel tank...
Forum: Fabrication 12-15-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,543
Posted By MotorDoctor
This reminds of a customer asking me if I could...

This reminds of a customer asking me if I could build him a hand control motorcycle. Absolutely I said. How much? He asked. Nothing I replied. He said you would do it for free? I said no, I wouldn't...
Forum: Fabrication 12-15-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,543
Posted By MotorDoctor
Funny, I was thinking the exact same thing!...

Funny, I was thinking the exact same thing! :devil:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-15-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,879
Posted By MotorDoctor
The one thing Honda motors don't like (as well as...

The one thing Honda motors don't like (as well as all the rest), they don't like being run out of oil. I've seen dozens of them destroyed that way. The other method is putting the cartridge style oil...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-14-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,879
Posted By MotorDoctor
The VIN plate on Honda 4 wheelers is usually on a...

The VIN plate on Honda 4 wheelers is usually on a sticker on the frame near one of the front suspension arms. Sometimes it's stamped into the frame tube under the engine facing out near the stator...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-15-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 584
Posted By MotorDoctor
All my heli coil sets look like that but then...

All my heli coil sets look like that but then again, I am vintage also :devil:
Forum: Machining 10-04-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,475
Posted By MotorDoctor
I used a mill like back in my machinist days...

I used a mill like back in my machinist days working on airplane stuff. Didn't use that mill too much, we finally got a mill that wasn't worn out or 70 years old. Nice having to hold .001" tolerance...
Forum: Machining 09-28-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,475
Posted By MotorDoctor
Good advice! What I would consider is this: ...

Good advice!
What I would consider is this:

Do I have a need for this?
What future projects will I be using this for
Is this tool going to make me money or just a hobby item
How many ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-09-2020, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By MotorDoctor
Big Lipped Muthas?

Big Lipped Muthas?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-09-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By MotorDoctor
Since I hold a degree in Advanced Jiggenomotry...

Since I hold a degree in Advanced Jiggenomotry and Afro-engineering, I could see myself doing that in a pinch :devil:
Forum: Machining 07-24-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,197
Posted By MotorDoctor
We always called C clips "Jesus clips". If you...

We always called C clips "Jesus clips". If you weren't careful, they would fly off and disappear. Then you would say "Jesus! Where did that thing go?"
Forum: Welding 07-22-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,314
Posted By MotorDoctor
He keeps saying he's going to airmail some to us...

He keeps saying he's going to airmail some to us but you know how those sales guys are :devil:
Forum: Fabrication 06-08-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,077
Posted By MotorDoctor
Bagpipes would have the advantage of clearing...

Bagpipes would have the advantage of clearing traffic along that way. Scare the hell out of any sheep though :devil:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-10-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,872
Posted By MotorDoctor
My wife was given a SEL 560, 1989. Had a little...

My wife was given a SEL 560, 1989. Had a little over 100K miles on it. The transmission was junk, but you had to drive it about 8 miles before it had a problem. The guy that gave it to her decided he...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-05-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 938
Posted By MotorDoctor
All of the engines I've ever worked on that have...

All of the engines I've ever worked on that have decompressors; typically a centrifugal device that holds an exhaust valve slightly open, the specification for compression reflects that. A typical...
Forum: Machining 05-03-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,080
Posted By MotorDoctor
My short stint as an aircraft machinist included...

My short stint as an aircraft machinist included building tooling. I rather enjoyed that part of the job, kind of an engineering/fabrication/machinist gig. When there were actual machinist jobs,...
Forum: Welding 04-24-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,314
Posted By MotorDoctor
Thread drift......................Oh look, a...

Thread drift......................Oh look, a bunny rabbit :D
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-22-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 27,608
Posted By MotorDoctor
I have a motorcycle dealer near you in Auburn....

I have a motorcycle dealer near you in Auburn. I'll honk and wave the next time I'm up there :D
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-05-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,680
Posted By MotorDoctor
The Chinese are taking this shit seriously ...

The Chinese are taking this shit seriously

https://www.facebook.com/evelio.dilonefeliz/videos/3086872864726751/UzpfSTU2MDE0NTQ3NDoxMDE2MzMzMTQzNzQ5NTQ3NQ/
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-05-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,722
Posted By MotorDoctor
Thanks. I figured that. I'm sure the actual...

Thanks. I figured that. I'm sure the actual bottle of oil from Honda has it listed on the back also.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-05-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,722
Posted By MotorDoctor
I looked up the specs for the wife's Honda HR-V...

I looked up the specs for the wife's Honda HR-V 2016. There's no "S" rating listed in the owner's manual.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 03-03-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,644
Posted By MotorDoctor
When you said a 100lb Colombian jumped in your...

When you said a 100lb Colombian jumped in your truck i was thinking of this guy
Forum: Welding 02-26-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,647
Posted By MotorDoctor
Another saying I like is "if it flies, floats or...

Another saying I like is "if it flies, floats or fucks, rent it!":devil:
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