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by fpassmore
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: The new Project
Replies: 92
Views: 11722

Re: The new Project

That is lovely looking bike. Great job you have done with that burned out reclamation.
Frank
by fpassmore
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: CP mid cover
Replies: 23
Views: 1156

Re: CP mid cover

Parcel companies only promise to take your money, there is nothing mentioned in any of the fine print about actually delivering anything. I also hold a few grudges
Frank
by fpassmore
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: CP mid cover
Replies: 23
Views: 1156

Re: CP mid cover

EBay shipping (Pitney-Bowes) and UPS are two of the biggest thieves on the planet. Cannot believe how many arguments I have had with sellers about no duties to Canada on vintage bike stuff.
Frank
by fpassmore
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on an Ariel 2020
Replies: 128
Views: 6544

Re: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on an Ariel 2020

Wish I was going with you Steven, I could use a ride. Unfortunately a metre of snow and temperatures dropping to -26C this weekend prevent such activity. Guess I will have to take in some ice-racing this weekend instead.
Have a good trip.
Frank
by fpassmore
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Running without lights
Replies: 32
Views: 1335

Re: Running without lights

Remember, that the psychology involved in being noticed by most drivers is you have to be a threat bigger than they are. Motorcycles are just not the size of a T-Rex or a bus so the psyche just ignores it! I have been in a few accidents where I with a red motorcycle, white Windjammer fairing, white ...
by fpassmore
Wed Jan 01, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ancient Ariel sign
Replies: 20
Views: 7130

Re: Ancient Ariel sign

Yes Wade, that would be great if you come by and we have the room if you want to stay the night. Garage door comes next week but very much done now. Open area is for hay storage as this was the incentive for them to have the shop on their property.
by fpassmore
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Happy New Year to all and best wishes for another good year of riding and restoring. My thoughts go out to our Australian friends and BC fire services just sent another team of our firefighters over to aid with the effort. They could probably use some of our precipitation although it has showed up a...
by fpassmore
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ancient Ariel sign
Replies: 20
Views: 7130

Re: Ancient Ariel sign

Nice Job Wade, I would like a view of that shop. You will have to come see my new facility at my son-in-laws place. 960 sq Ft with a200 sq Ft mezzanine at the back. Construction is done just have to paint and move in !
Happy New Year to you.

Frank
by fpassmore
Sat Nov 30, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: My "Trials " Bike
Replies: 17
Views: 850

Re: My "Trials " Bike

That is a really lovely looking motorcycle. It is a good example of what you can make out of your bits sitting around with a little effort and imagination. Would love to have such a Trials machine.
Frank
by fpassmore
Fri Nov 01, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: ARIEL MF
Replies: 64
Views: 13164

Re: ARIEL MF

That is a lovely classic motorcycle, you have done well to find such a complete example.

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