Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

I'm done and loving it.

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • I'm done and loving it.

    Ok guys here's the finished product...I hope you enjoy it, I certainly do.

    Click image for larger version

Name:	039.jpg
Views:	256
Size:	231.1 KB
ID:	71703

  • #2
    Looks Great!

    Comment


    • #3
      A fine example of what a motorcycle should look like.


      Comment


      • #4
        mnm...gee i dunno...maybe if it had some flames shooting out from the back of the wheels and some monkey bars with those pointy studs sticking out all over the place (especially the windshield) and a trailer hitch with optional 5th wheel or deep sea diving bell...just a little something to spruce it up a might...maybe rake out the front end a bit and install some of those pipes what stick up behind the passenger's head so folks can see you in traffic...speaking of traffic, i don't see an air horn or compressor but maybe you have it hidden under the seat...i like the idea of no passenger seat, make her sit facing you on the handle bars so you can keep an eye on that stuff, you won't have to hang an air freshener that way but stay away from the mexican restaurants...perhaps you should just visit my utube channel and watch my world famous "what's wrong with your motorcycle and why you should do things the way i do" series of videos...disregard alllll the negative comments and vulgarities as some folks just can't stand it when faced with compelling empirical evidence of their own foolishness...glad you asked what we thought and please take my review in the spirit it was given...zing of wonder...

        Comment


        • midnitmike
          midnitmike commented
          Editing a comment
          Putting down my lash of pointy studded things...Whew! ...mnm...the contrite...

        • Chief_10Beers
          Chief_10Beers commented
          Editing a comment
          You might want to to add a Infinite Improbability Drive, just ask Deep Thought.....................

        • Doc_V
          Doc_V commented
          Editing a comment
          Cheif_10Beers wrote" You might want to to add a Infinite Improbability Drive, just ask Deep Thought.................."

          Nerd! ...Whatever you do, don't forget your towel.

      • #5
        Good job! One of the best looking White bikes I have seen. I'm not into white wall tires, but they sure look good on your bike.

        Comment


        • midnitmike
          midnitmike commented
          Editing a comment
          Now let's see if some guy or gal with a pocket full of money thinks the same way.

      • #6
        Wow very nice and classy. Very nicely done. Is that an aftermarket rear rotor installed? JC

        Comment


        • roadiemort
          roadiemort commented
          Editing a comment
          Looks like an aftermarket EBC same one I have.

        • midnitmike
          midnitmike commented
          Editing a comment
          I believe it is...if I remember the original was so badly worn and pitted that the brake job had to include a new rotor or I'd be wasting my time.

      • #7
        Simple clean looking bike, nice.
        Attached Files

        Comment


        • #8
          What mirrors are you running? Do you have the turn Signals wired? Clean and simple. That will be my next bikes look.

          Comment


        • #9
          Nice looking stripper. Simple and clean.

          Comment


          • #10
            So, what do you want for it? I was looking for a white one when I found mine. Very nice bike!!!

            Comment


            • midnitmike
              midnitmike commented
              Editing a comment
              I'd only say this on here and no where else. I paid $2,700 USD for the bike, but when I wrote up the ad on CL I seriously pushed the pricing envelope based on what the local market had to offer and conversations with interested locals. So don't have cow you guys, but I put it out there at $6,800 just to see if I get any response.

            • Father Pobasturd
              Father Pobasturd commented
              Editing a comment
              Hell yea go for it! You know what P.T. Barnum said about suckers. I wanted to add that seldom do you see the rear fender follow the tire so perfectly. IIRC you did the flip and grind didn't you?

            • midnitmike
              midnitmike commented
              Editing a comment
              Typically I'd be more reserved and keep it in the NADA ball park, but I'm pitching it as an artistic endeavor with masculine overtones, so the skies the limit. No, I went with the Baron's relay arm and like you said it's a perfect fit between the tire and fender.

          • #11
            I hope you get it! It's worth what ever someone will pay!!

            Comment


            • midnitmike
              midnitmike commented
              Editing a comment
              Well we've got the perfect storm brewing for a high priced local sale...if it happens. We've got a small town with nothing to do and nowhere to spend your money plus an ongoing MAJOR road construction project paying big bucks. That might fatten up a few wallets and get me a sucker....uh buyer.

          • #12
            The Road Star has major stunning looks, Great job!

            Comment


            • #13
              Looks good Mr. Mike. I send mine down to you so you can finish it Valley warming up and the beast tank is in the pant. I think it will be yellow and blue with the desing of the Barons bike shown in their lowering ad.
              Talk soon.

              Comment


              • #14
                And you have every reason to; you did a fine job Mike.

                Comment


                • midnitmike
                  midnitmike commented
                  Editing a comment
                  I really can't take credit for the look of the bike as much as I'd like to. The red 07 I bought and sold last year gave me all the styling cues I needed to pull this off. It was a hit with everyone that saw it and fetched a pretty penny at sale time so I thought I'd try it again. I'll have to wait and see what happens with my plagiarized version.

              • #15
                Looks like a chick bike

                Comment


                • Father Pobasturd
                  Father Pobasturd commented
                  Editing a comment
                  Hey , watch it, my bike isn't much different than that one, and I'm not a chick, I'm a poser like you.

                • midnitmike
                  midnitmike commented
                  Editing a comment
                  I don't think sooo.

              • #16
                Looks great! Only thing i would change is to get rid of that bed pan airbox. I hate that thing.

                Comment


                • Duke
                  Duke commented
                  Editing a comment
                  I like it. I think it matches the engine perfectly.

                • midnitmike
                  midnitmike commented
                  Editing a comment
                  I did swap out the stock air box for slick K&N, but found out right away I'd have to re-jet the carb if I left it on, so I slapped the stock box back on rather then go down that road.

              • #17
                You're not fooling anyone... NO one is ever really done. It just doesn't happen..... Like, why keep the fork tube covers, if it's essentially a stripper/bobber? They MUST go!

                Comment


                • #18
                  Originally posted by brianmac View Post
                  Looks like a chick bike
                  Damn....mine must be a chic bike too! It's white and set up for solo riding and all stripped down....

                  Comment


                  • #19
                    Er I'm just kidding guys my brother came down for bike week 2 years ago and there was a really beautiful Harley-Davidson Beach Street Indian dealer and it was white with light bar saddlebags Softail deluxe or something it was so sweet and it was like 4500 bucks and my brother said he fell in love with it and so did I and I said if you want that bike you better lay some cash on the table right now cuz for that price it's gone show enough we came back and it was gone but black is faster and red of course

                    Comment


                    • #20
                      Oh, yeah !!
                      I love the smell of smoked pork in the morning !

                      Comment

                      Latest Posts

                      Collapse

                      Topics Statistics Last Post
                      Started by SteveMac, 18 hours ago
                      14 responses
                      84 views
                      1 like
                      Last Post sprt220
                      by sprt220
                       
                      Started by roadiemort, 13 hours ago
                      10 responses
                      142 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Father Pobasturd  
                      Started by jeckert, 20 hours ago
                      6 responses
                      67 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Father Pobasturd  
                      Started by grubsie, 1 day ago
                      28 responses
                      243 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Herrindude  
                      Started by Deerkiller, 2 days ago
                      24 responses
                      266 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Bikerron  
                      Started by NthernLgts, 2 days ago
                      12 responses
                      177 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Jclevesque  
                      Started by Smokescreens, 03-05-2018, 10:34 AM
                      225 responses
                      4,381 views
                      10 likes
                      Last Post roadiemort  
                      Started by grubsie, 3 days ago
                      6 responses
                      163 views
                      4 likes
                      Last Post Thom
                      by Thom
                       
                      Started by gillis.jordan, 1 day ago
                      36 responses
                      239 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post gillis.jordan  
                      Started by Brian Schenk, 6 days ago
                      8 responses
                      152 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Brian Schenk  
                      Started by brianmac, 11-11-2018, 06:48 AM
                      34 responses
                      567 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post brianmac  
                      Started by Zamman, 2 days ago
                      14 responses
                      141 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post brianmac  
                      Started by Derailed75, 1 day ago
                      5 responses
                      111 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Derailed75  
                      Started by El_Mipo, 11-02-2018, 11:15 AM
                      68 responses
                      1,785 views
                      7 likes
                      Last Post SteveMac  
                      Started by brianmac, 23 hours ago
                      1 response
                      42 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Father Pobasturd  
                      Started by Jed Milhorne, 11-21-2018, 11:26 AM
                      54 responses
                      1,173 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post fastjohnny  
                      Started by Kevin Gibson, 5 days ago
                      18 responses
                      129 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post highvoltage  
                      Started by Thom, 1 day ago
                      15 responses
                      60 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post Jlb76
                      by Jlb76
                       
                      Started by Peter, 1 week ago
                      31 responses
                      403 views
                      1 like
                      Last Post Shores
                      by Shores
                       
                      Started by TheSheepdog, 1 day ago
                      2 responses
                      79 views
                      0 likes
                      Last Post 07 silverado  
                      Working...
                      X