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Author Topic: Video of homebuilt sidecar  (Read 1528 times)

500KsGerry

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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2011, 01:42:26 PM »
Looks like that's an XS 650 motor in that bike.

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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2011, 02:14:59 AM »
Yes It is a  XS650. A 1977 "Roadster" motor with the 7 plate clutch. The entire drive train is Yamaha. Good  torque for  a hack. No slippage. Gerry
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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2011, 05:53:54 AM »
Congratulations!
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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2012, 12:14:06 AM »
hey  thanks Ace , Gerry
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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2012, 06:54:08 PM »
Love it. & I really want a 650 twin. A buddy of mine has one but he insists he needs it for his Bobber... One day
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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2012, 10:43:49 PM »
That is really cool... looks like it turns pretty smooth, huh?  Must be nuts riding in that thing! Ha.

Paint job looks great too:
http://www.enfieldmotorcycles.com/forum/index.php?action=gallery;sa=view;id=3792

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Re: Video of homebuilt sidecar
« Reply #7 on: February 15, 2012, 04:55:21 PM »
what type of damper have you put on the rig? looks like a great ride, just remember to do the reverse in leaning the bike when driving with the hack on it. also, check your tow-in. that will help.

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