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by Ol Fart
Sat Sep 29, 2012 12:18 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: Ol 750 seat maker
Replies: 0
Views: 421

Ol 750 seat maker

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This is the seat that Andrew B has just done for my bike. I sent him my old faded seat and he re-covered it, added extra padding and stitched it back together. A beautiful job Andrew Thanks mate
by Ol Fart
Sat Sep 29, 2012 12:11 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: LED tailights
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

Re: LED tailights

Here's what happened. The Hella technician told me to spray a strip down the center of the stop light. I did this but i didn't think it was a big enough strip so I did a light mist spray of the night shades over the whole lens. I took it out to Hella, about an hours drive. She tested it while I wait...
by Ol Fart
Sun Sep 23, 2012 8:21 am
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: OIL STAINED BRAIN
Replies: 0
Views: 445

OIL STAINED BRAIN

I incorrectly posted this with the wrong dates, I was a day out. It's November 3 and 4. It's being held at Thousand Pound Bend in Little Lonsdale Street in Melbourne.. Tickets are available at http://www.oilstainedbrain.com.au We, Independent Parts, are major sponsors and the Honda Project will be o...
by Ol Fart
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: Items on EBay...
Topic: HARLEY CUSTOM G.L.H. SOFTAIL FRAME. AND SWINGARM 250 REAR
Replies: 5
Views: 2076

Re: HARLEY CUSTOM G.L.H. SOFTAIL FRAME. AND SWINGARM 250 REA

I offered him $750, he replied that it cost him $3500 and that would be his bottom price.....
by Ol Fart
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: Your Chopper Project... with photos...
Topic: mrs not so xsive's vt 250 virago build
Replies: 10
Views: 7083

Re: mrs not so xsive's vt 250 virago build

great pipes old mate, looking forward to the magazine shots.....
by Ol Fart
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: Oil Stained Brain - Melbourne Event Nov 2-3 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 874

Oil Stained Brain - Melbourne Event Nov 2-3 2012

Very proud to promote this event. We had discussions with Jimmy G today about sponsorship for this event. It is going to be a major event to kick off the summer season for 2012. Just the thing for Chopper and home built enthusiasts to get along to see... Stay tuned for news of deals, promo's and giv...
by Ol Fart
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: LED tailights
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

Re: LED tailights

Hap, thanks for this reply, really helpful,now here's where I show how incredibly dumb I am regarding this issue. Do I wire a 10K ohm resistor straight into the stop light lead ? ?
and is there an automotive resistor or is a resistor a resistor?
by Ol Fart
Mon Aug 20, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: LED tailights
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

LED tailights

I have an LED tail light. Its a sealed stop/tail light. The stop light is too bright and in order for Hella to pass it so that it will meet ADR's I need to dull it. I have bought a spray can of VHT Night Shades spray tint but I dont want to use this unless I can do something else. The something else...
by Ol Fart
Sat Aug 18, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Items on EBay...
Topic: HARLEY CUSTOM G.L.H. SOFTAIL FRAME. AND SWINGARM 250 REAR
Replies: 5
Views: 2076

Re: HARLEY CUSTOM G.L.H. SOFTAIL FRAME. AND SWINGARM 250 REA

Four Thousand Dollars!!! I looked and looked and couldn't see and engine and frontend in the pics. a rusty frame is a rusty frame $4 K is redonkulous
by Ol Fart
Tue Aug 14, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: Your Chopper Pics
Topic: Indonesian chopper scene
Replies: 61
Views: 31283

Re: Indonesian chopper scene

The paint job on the Scando bike is very cool, very reminiscent of the paint on the Honda. I'll try and find a pic of the bike as it is now (Bacca)
by Ol Fart
Tue Aug 14, 2012 9:12 pm
Forum: Your Chopper Pics
Topic: Starting a 66 Shovel project
Replies: 15
Views: 5539

Re: Starting a 66 Shovel project

Hi Keith, looks like a great project you have ahead for yourself mate.
Hows the new place?
How's Tiffo?
Do you have a useful supply of Vegemite where you are now?
I've entered the Honda in the first Oil Stained Brain show in November, talk about incentive......
by Ol Fart
Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Wanted...
Topic: Honda 750/4 k rear brake lever
Replies: 3
Views: 861

Re: Honda 750/4 k rear brake lever

Do you still need that part Matt?
by Ol Fart
Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:54 pm
Forum: Items on EBay...
Topic: No import papers going cheap?
Replies: 1
Views: 711

Re: No import papers going cheap?

That was a cheap bike but here's the thing, it wasn't a Harley, It had an S&S engine, that's clearly not a Harley and PM brakes and an after market frame.....oh, and braider hoses....
by Ol Fart
Wed Jul 18, 2012 2:01 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: Flood relief Project
Replies: 3
Views: 819

Re: Flood relief Project

Crikey, didn't that go ahead?
He stripped it right down ready to do a build, then it stalled. Pity about that, it was a great idea.
by Ol Fart
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: Chopper Chat (includes how to post photos)
Topic: Independent Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1263

Re: Independent Parts

Men, thank you very much for the kind words and recommendations. We try hard to keep everybody happy, the parts up to scratch and the web site ticking along. My daughter Alexandra helps me out with the post, admin and with marketing. Thanks to all of our customers, with your repeated custom we have ...

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