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Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 9 Minutes ago by: Bob La Londe

McMaster is the one that suggest a switch to a straight mineral way oil the same weight/vis. I'd say Grainger can kiss my ass, but I wouldn't let them that close. MSC is out of the Vactra #2 as well.

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 53 Minutes ago by: john

good stuff for sliding stuff back & forth. it's hard to find local around here too.... try grainger / mcmastercarr john

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 19 Hours 53 Minutes ago by: Bob La Londe

At the moment I am concerned about #2 way oil for my CNC (and manual) machines. The Mobile Vactra is out of stock with my regular vendors so I'm looking at switching to a straight mineral oil.

Re: Shirley ! (thread)

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Posted: 1 Day 13 Hours ago by: Bob La Londe

I got that.

Shirley !

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Posted: 1 Day 14 Hours ago by: Snag

Bob La Londe promised me a drink ... make it a shot of Ezra Brooks 99 , and while you're at it , pour the bar a round . On my tab ... Thanks Bob !

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 4 Days 20 Hours ago by: john

one tequila, two tequila, floor... i tend to stay away from tequila it sneaks up on me. when out & about if i don't recognize anything else interesting i'll go for knob creek or makers mark they are good.. at Home it's usually wellers re

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 17 Hours ago by: Bob La Londe

I'll pass on the tequila. A couple of them (my wife likes tequila) are smooth enough to sip, but for most I can't get past the smell. And no its not my never again drink from my youth. That was Jim Beam. These days I search for sm

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 17 Hours ago by: Snag

Also meant to say that truck motor is NEW new , never been fired . And here's to it and to it again , have a shot or 3 of this COA silver Terkillya . Smewth !

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 18 Hours ago by: Snag

My personal choice is Castrol GTX , 20W-50 for the bikes , 10W-30 for the car and Mr Rusty tractor . The truck ('86 GMC 1500) has a new motor , a built 305 with a flat tappet performance cam . It gets Rotella T4 15W-40 for the ZDDP

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 5 Days 23 Hours ago by: john

hope no beverages were frivolously spilled... currently have ngk, a 45 and just the plain old black plug wires. i have some mobile 1 20-50 that i was planning on using.... john

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 12 Hours ago by: Snag

Dammit Bob , you almost made me spray a sip of bourbon on my monitor !

Re: What oil are you Running? (thread)

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Posted: 6 Days 14 Hours ago by: Bob La Londe

It depends on your spark plug choice and personal sidearm selection. Of course if you are running aramid wires you have to take that into account as well.

What oil are you Running?

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Posted: 6 Days 23 Hours ago by: john

I'm about to do an oil change, and wondering...

Re: old man exercises (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 19 Hours ago by: john

i use geothermal, or gas or wood heat depending on which is cheapest/easiest at the time. I usually go with geo unless it's really cold, then wood wins. gas is a nice backup plan. Here it's still too wet to take the tractor into the wood

Re: old man exercises (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days ago by: Snag

I try to spread it out over the whole year . Got a neighbor who had several trees blown down recently , as soon as it dries out enough to get in there I'll be harvesting some of that . We heat with wood ...

Re: old man exercises (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days ago by: john

did 2 cords this winter, took me a few days to feel normal. couldn't imagine 5-6 cords... raising a pint your direction john

Re: old man exercises (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 11 Hours ago by: Snag

Cut split and stack about 5-6 cords of firewood . The longest ride will seem like a walk in the park ... Since you didn't buy a round I will . SHIRLEY !!

old man exercises

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Posted: 14 Days 12 Hours ago by: john

so about to get the road king ready for the better weather trips... and I notice that the bike seems to be in better shape than me. sigh so i've been doing a few sit ups while in bed some deep-ish knee bends. some minor stretching. walking

Re: Big Stinkie aka Frank the Real Biker here (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 13 Hours ago by: Roger (the other one

So is this your yearly check-in?

Re: Big Stinkie aka Frank the Real Biker here (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 16 Hours ago by: Rick Begeman

That would be an UN-completeable task in my lifetime with the news feed I have..... I'm getting my moneys worth at least!

Re: Multiple HA bikers killed in Fayetteville (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days ago by: Gregory Carr

VERY LONG POST: Dr. Stoxxman AKA Ace Ventura AKA Daryl MacAskill Loses Lawsuit Admits To Being Penniless. Ordered To Remove Postings From His Blogs Or Go To Jail. $190k Judgement Against Him More To Come In Special Damages. 5 views Subscr

Re: Big Stinkie aka Frank the Real Biker here (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days 19 Hours ago by: Phil Boutros

"What's the fucking rush?" -- Slug(tm) motto. Phil

Re: Big Stinkie aka Frank the Real Biker here (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 10 Hours ago by: Snag

Asshole .

Re: Big Stinkie aka Frank the Real Biker here (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 11 Hours ago by: TL Mitchell \(Laptop

"Roger (the other one)" <ropeters@sdf.org> wrote Catch up on those yet? 112

Multiple HA bikers killed in Fayetteville

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Posted: 29 Days 15 Hours ago by: Ace Ventura

https://www.gangsterismout.com/2022/03/multiple-bikers-killed-in-fayetteville.html

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