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8-13-22 Started to put the carb together in the house...

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Dinner break!

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Snack time!

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Green Acres is the place to be... :D

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Last part to connect then carb is done! Have to put the studs in the carb then will be ready to install onto the motor!
 

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8-14-22 Meetup at Randy's Donuts in Costa Mesa...

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Johnny was there, I asked 3 others to join but they were busy?! Rode to Crevier Classic Cars which is by the Lyon Air Museum.

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Johnny really liked the Harley Knucklehead bike!

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A flathead Indian 3 - wheeler!
 

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After Crevier we rode to Newport Beach, showing the two piers Newport and Balboa. We then rode PCH to Huntington Beach, then went for a bite...

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Went to Sushi Town hoping to see Toshi, but he is working at another restaurant!

I will ride there and surprise him sometime this week!
 

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More pics...

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Cool! :cool:

A couple of Sportsters, Johnny and I saw them as we were riding around earlier.

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I know this guy through OCMoto, he has his collection down to 10 bikes!

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Behind this bike is my SV and Johnny's Harley!
 

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8-16-22 While I was having pizza and watching Toon in with Me, Bill is dressed like a pizza! :D

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Later around 2 a neighbor down the street took me for a ride in his 66 T-Bird!

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He also owns a 73 BMW 3.0 CS which I told him that Johnny and I saw a 74 at Crevier Classic Cars!

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Later that evening I bolted the Mini Speedometer to the handlebars.
 

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8-18-22 Well last night I bolted the carb on...

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This morning I rolled the bike out...

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I put a notch in a 4x4 - now bike is almost level.

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I have been using Superzilla for stuff like lubricating the throttle cable.

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Throttle line connected and put on fuel lines; the gas filter is coming in the mail!

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With the horn relocated, all you see on the left side is the motor now which I really like!

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Have to order another choke cable cuz for some reason the old cable is not long enough?!
 

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Eddie that is looking righteous! Nice work bud. I'm not a big harley fan, but I love the mechanicals. Love following your work.
 
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8-19-22 I rode to Sporty Parts to get a speedometer cable because the one I bought with the Mini Speedometer was not long enough. I purchased those from Drag Specialties a while back not thinking about the length of the cable oops!

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But they did have the mirrors that I ordered, they are like OEM. I did get one original mirror with the bike...

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I had to go back to Sporty Parts, have to get the next longer length cable and in black! So I have the choke and the speedometer cable on order...

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And went to Motorhelmets to get a pair of gloves and I saw a "Chrome" Bell helmet! :ROFLMAO:

Want to replace my helmet, kinda leaning towards a modular flip-up helmet.
 

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8-21-22 Going for a ride...

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My new gloves!

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After I went home...

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Going to trim that tab hanging under the Sportster.

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Much better!

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Fuel filters were delivered.

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Time to get the replacement screws for the air cleaner.
 

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8-23-22 had to get screws for the air cleaner...

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I took the screw on the left for diameter and threads to match what I wanted but somehow the diameter is not correct?!

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This bike looks like it is ready to go! (y)
 

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8-25-22 Rode to Have lunch at Sea Salt and to see sushi chef Toshi...

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Yellowtail collar and Soft Shell Crab hand roll!

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Toshi San at work!

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Then I went to pick up the new choke cable from Sporty Parts!

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The new cable works, just makes it - wow! (y)
 

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8-28-22 Rode to Doh Nut Hut to meetup for a ride!

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Johnny showed up! Where are the other guys?

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Pit stop!

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Rode to Palos Verdes, did the loop then stop at A-1 for lunch and I somehow fell over forgetting my kickstand?!

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The place was packed!

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Great ride and great food! And on the wat back there was a guy on a minibike with a wheelie bar doing a wheelie going 50mph! No pics so it didn;t happen! :D
 
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