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  1. Stan! Did you bubble-test at a full 15psi,...

    Stan!

    Did you bubble-test at a full 15psi, using a constant, regulated air supply?

    Sorry I had to ask, but hand pumps, shop vacs, and air mattress pumps give false negatives.

    ....Cotten
    PS:...
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    Whadjagedouttait, Craig? If I may ask... (You...

    Whadjagedouttait, Craig?

    If I may ask... (You can tell I've been out of wheeler-dealerin' a while.)

    Thanks again,

    ....Cotten
    PS: I've got a lot in it, now.
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    Gérald! Doesn't PayPal have a recourse for...

    Gérald!

    Doesn't PayPal have a recourse for you?

    ....Cotten
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    What's this one for, Folks? Its seven inches...

    What's this one for, Folks?

    Its seven inches by three and a half;

    Thanks in advance!

    ....Cotten
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    Didn't you say the 303s were 'resistors', Lipdog?...

    Didn't you say the 303s were 'resistors', Lipdog?

    Fouling is not normal for an old Indian with a Linkert.

    If it were oil pushed past the rings, they will always look wet.
    If they are...
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    I take it you're past the "dream" stage, Chip? ...

    I take it you're past the "dream" stage, Chip?

    They are all like buckets o' chicken: Pieces 'n' parts.

    ....Cotten
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    What's worse, Mick,.. Are the "beanpot"...

    What's worse, Mick,..

    Are the "beanpot" reproductions shown on ebay with a float installed upside down.
    Some totally whacked for OHVs...

    (Contrary to popular legend, they do NOT have a larger...
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    The '40 valve was unique, Mick! Its on the...

    The '40 valve was unique, Mick!

    Its on the left, and earlier Scheb valves don't fit.

    The Marvel part number is 233-550, for 34-60 valve, and 36-191 seat.

    Indian's number was 102162

    Good...
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    Well, Chip... Buyers don't scratch their chins...

    Well, Chip...

    Buyers don't scratch their chins and kick tires as much when its offered right in front of them, at a firm, but reasonable price.

    Somebody's got to want it more than you, right?
    ...
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    Beware Rod, Stainless becomes magnetic when it...

    Beware Rod,

    Stainless becomes magnetic when it is worked to shape.

    ....Cotten
    PS: The other end of this stainless plate is not magnetic.
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    They get really hard to kick, Folks... When...

    They get really hard to kick, Folks...

    When they are so full that there is no space to compress the volume of air beneath the pistons comin' down.

    ....Cotten
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    I checked my fossils, Folks,... And it only...

    I checked my fossils, Folks,...

    And it only raised more questions.
    (Veggie-tanned ain't like chemical 'chrome-tan, etc.)

    As always with P4gas, we are back to the bare drawing board for design...
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    And boats. Green and red especially. Green...

    And boats.

    Green and red especially.

    Green spotlamps were good for poachers.

    ....Cotten
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    We better define terms, Folks! I think we all...

    We better define terms, Folks!

    I think we all agree on what's a 'headlight', usually larger than a 'spot light', which is larger than a "parking" light to use HDs terms,.. some of them anyway.
    ...
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    I don't wheel'n'deal bikes, Kevin,... But once...

    I don't wheel'n'deal bikes, Kevin,...

    But once one essential item is 'incorrect', the value of the whole thing becomes the sum of its pieces and parts.

    ..Unless the market becomes irrelevant to...
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    Gasp! A sin against History! I'd a done it...

    Gasp!

    A sin against History!

    I'd a done it too.

    In a heartbeat.

    ....Cotten
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    There would be a lot of good gasket materials,...

    There would be a lot of good gasket materials, Folks,..

    If only the fuels would cooperate; Beware swelling rubber gaskets can block the vents on some designs of caps, causing overflow or worse.
    ...
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    Pa gave me scraps to make top petcock gaskets,...

    Pa gave me scraps to make top petcock gaskets, Folks!

    Black, but it tested out fine back then...

    What fuel are you running, Bob?

    ....Cotten
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    It can't be real Viton, Bob! What color are...

    It can't be real Viton, Bob!

    What color are they? Are they 'branded'?

    (Doh! Viton can be both red and black... but red is certain,.. maybe.)

    Dies are easy to whittle on the lathe, and...
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    They are fence post caps, Craig! The rest is...

    They are fence post caps, Craig!

    The rest is mostly stainless, plus halogen bulbs.

    The two spare stanchions are for mounting vertically, by moving the clear plug.

    The glass lenses are...
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    Ya don' see these everyday... ...Cotten

    Ya don' see these everyday...

    ...Cotten
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    Judges want it "as it came from the factory",...

    Judges want it "as it came from the factory", right, Folks?

    Who's reproducing crates?

    ....Cotten
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    I saw a 45" once, Folks,.. With a section of...

    I saw a 45" once, Folks,..

    With a section of Model A driveshaft for the "muffler" (or so I was told).

    A cold start produced dozens of perfect smoke rings.

    ....Cotten
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    I just gave away a DoRay headlamp (or whatever:...

    I just gave away a DoRay headlamp (or whatever: Chicago Toronto?) to a buddy at Dport, Folks!

    Like a bad penny, it will probably still come back.

    ....Cotten
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    Nifty, Harry! Are they the same size as other...

    Nifty, Harry!

    Are they the same size as other 'boat lights'?

    ....Cotten
    PS: I need one clear "titted" OEM lens for my '49 EL...
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