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  1. Cantankerous
    05-04-2019 11:43 AM - permalink
    Cantankerous
    You still around?
  2. Randy Hawes
    07-30-2016 07:45 AM - permalink
    Randy Hawes
    Kevin, I'm sending you a pm also.

    Are you still coming to Arkansas in October. Its beginning to look like you and I might be the only ones. I'm OK with that. It leaves us all of the flexibility.

    But I haven't made reservations yet. So lets get down to details. Where are you coming into Oklahoma or Arkansas from? Do you have firm dates? Where are you going when you leave Oklahoma. I'll try to work out some riding that coincides with your schedule.

    Also my home phone is 972-623-0859, cell phone 972-977-3390, email [email protected]
  3. lodibob
    05-21-2016 02:21 PM - permalink
    lodibob
    Thanks for your help
    Bob
  4. lodibob
    08-05-2015 09:27 PM - permalink
    lodibob
    I just put the Austone taxi tire on my 1500 SE and it rubs on big bumps what did you do to modify yours.
    Bob
  5. chiefalbob
    04-19-2014 11:37 AM - permalink
    chiefalbob
    Tatanka,
    I'm also from Minnesota and have obtained a 87 1200A Gold Wing. I'm in the middle of rebuilding the carbs and have a question about the Clymer manual info. On page 152, Figure 39, they have an artists sketch of how to adjust the float. They say the adjustment is made from the body of the carb to the float arm.. But the sketch seems to indicate that the measurement is made from the body to the top center of the round float.. The 7.5 mm distance as I current try to find it, seems to come from the arm (where it molds into the round float). But that's a real hard verification to make. Why did they not give you an indication at the top of the round float which is much easier to see (and how the artists rendition indicates). I want to make sure that I get this right, primarily because the bike currently smells very "fuelish" at any rpm. Its so bad my partner won't ride with me. Any thoughts as to where the "proper" place is to correctly measure for that float adjustment?
  6. Tatanka
    03-11-2014 06:19 PM - permalink
    Tatanka
    I'm located in Dellwood, on the east side of White Bear Lake and 10 miles west of Stillwater. So we're only about 40 miles apart. I love riding the St. Croix River Valley for local rides.
  7. Tatanka
    10-12-2013 06:56 PM - permalink
    Tatanka
    My '83 is at about 77K. It's been a real PITA compare to the GL1200 and 1500. I've bought a '97 Dodge Neon coil pack, just haven't installed it yet. Trying to ride more instead. Winter and a heated shop will see it done. Done the carbs, timing belts, etc. So just need good spark to finish it up. Kevin
  8. velvetrider
    10-10-2013 10:00 AM - permalink
    velvetrider
    I am going to try and send a pic of "Black Velvet". 83 GL1100 I, Just clicked 80K, New tires new Brake pads, new sealed battery, She needed a little attention after my back surgery in January. All good now, Thank God. Geoff. Wallwork
  9. Tatanka
    08-08-2013 10:18 PM - permalink
    Tatanka
    Glad you've got a good sense of humor! I have to watch myself in the general forum, which is why I deleted it, well that and I think I posted the wrong picture. Some folks are not as quick to get good natured humor and take offense. Glad you didn't!
    Kevin
  10. WARWGN
    08-08-2013 09:38 PM - permalink
    WARWGN
    I saw the waist line comment before you took it down!!! I am still laughing, took me a sec to understand the mistake but if I had made the wish comment that wojld have been a good one!!!! I give you kudos for the thought and the visual reference! ! I almost fell over when I saw that the first time.

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    Kevin
    1995 1500 Aspencade named "Cochise"
    1985 1200 Aspencade named "Tatanka"
    IDMWT club #18

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  Mentions

06-11-2017
09:08 PM - Christey Gibson mentioned Tatanka in post 88 Goldwing Rear Wobble, help?
Thanks Tatanka. I actually ride th...

  Quotes

07-08-2017
08:14 AM - droneh8tr quoted Tatanka in post Had to tow GW home because of radiator fluid in the oil.. WHAT NOW?
On a bike of that vintage I'...
06-28-2017
07:32 PM - Tatanka quoted Wingrocker56 in post GL1100 Cooling...
...ppreciated. Thanks, Wingrocker56 Smart to put in...
06:57 PM - usmarine35 quoted Tatanka in post GL1200 dies then restarts.
Clean and well lubed ignitio...
06:54 PM - Tatanka quoted usmarine35 in post GL1200 dies then restarts.
Will check this out tomorrow. I...
06:39 PM - usmarine35 quoted Tatanka in post GL1200 dies then restarts.
I believe that with the kill...
06-14-2017
05:45 PM - Tatanka quoted Eric in post Low Speed Wobble
I have a 1200 and run 38 ...
06-08-2017
01:50 AM - HappyTrails quoted Tatanka in post To keep my 89 or move on
If you run a stiff dose (lik...
06-02-2017
12:22 AM - Tatanka quoted Israel Yuster in post replaced a battery+ regulator but did not help ltd 1985
Hi Eric Thank you very much, do y...
05-29-2017
11:17 PM - Tatanka quoted Scooter1 in post what did you do today
Wowzers, only 950.00. Is that...
05-27-2017
03:21 PM - Tatanka quoted MAK0316 in post I don't think the final drive should look like this.
Hello everyone, I'm back wit...
02:05 AM - Tatanka quoted nando in post Madstad vs F4
Simply to eliminate the bu...
04-24-2017
06:11 PM - Tatanka quoted jaded13640 in post 87 Aspencade, crackly radio
I was messing around with the m...
04-23-2017
05:49 PM - detdrbuzzard quoted Tatanka in post 87 Aspencade
That's the TRAC system isn't...
04:03 PM - Tatanka quoted detdrbuzzard in post 87 Aspencade
there is no type of monitoring sy...
01:28 PM - Tatanka quoted jaded13640 in post 87 Aspencade
Thanks, I'd like to see a pictu...
04-22-2017
06:45 PM - Tatanka quoted Chopin in post IDMWT Membership
I Didn't Drop My Wing Today...
06:32 PM - Tatanka quoted 823Jim in post IDMWT Membership
Okay, I'll bite. What is th...
04:18 PM - Tatanka quoted crownfire in post Talimena Drive, April 2017
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04-21-2017
11:36 PM - Tatanka quoted George Henderson in post what did you do today
Lots of waiting for things to be conn...
11:32 PM - Tatanka quoted Ron Robertson in post what did you do today
Started the day at the seniors exe...
 
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