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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 04-30-2009, 12:47 AM Thread Starter
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HomeMade Clutch Basket Holder

Here it is Guys and Gals.
Think it will work...............




What I used as a handle. Grabbed a 2nd one in case I messed up
the 1st one.





















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Sweeeeet!!!! Now you just need to add a rubber hose on the handle.

You definately need parts, you have too much time on your hands. LOL


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DUNLOP ELITE K591 FRONT & REAR
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Yeah. The parts are in INDEPENDENCE, KY

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ACCTs lubed w/TOC Springs
Pick-up Coils Gapped at .018"
Splines Lubed
Deka MF AGM EXT15L Battery
NGK Iridium IX Spark Plugs
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New Rear Rack
Stock Seat Repadded
Ext-BackRest
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What is the handle made from? It appears to be some sort of bracket or strap, to be used with lumber construction. What exactly would one ask for at Home Depot?

It looks good, and BTW, I agree with lance, you need parts, the home made clutch tool looks way too finished. Waaayyyy too much time on your hands.

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Kury Offset Hiway pegs
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i'm extremely jealous my tool wasnt nearly as sophisticated and it broke my clutch basket... nice work



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1 - MAS Mudsill Anchor $1.04
2 - TP-35 Tie Plates (200) $.69 @ = $1.38
2 pgk (6) 10-24 X 1-1/2" Machine Screw w/Nuts $1.09 @ = $2.18
1 pgk 6-32 x 3/8" Machine screws w/nuts $1.09
8 - 1/2" Alum Spacers $.60 @ = $4.80
Total $10.49
Plus 2 Clutch Plates.


Yes, I made a visited to my local Hardware Store so prices might be higher
then Lowes or Home Depot.

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What is the handle made from? It appears to be some sort of bracket or strap, to be used with lumber construction. What exactly would one ask for at Home Depot?

It looks good, and BTW, I agree with lance, you need parts, the home made clutch tool looks way too finished. Waaayyyy too much time on your hands.

JaY



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2002 VN750 Vulcan
Rebuilt Engine
ACCTs lubed w/TOC Springs
Pick-up Coils Gapped at .018"
Splines Lubed
Deka MF AGM EXT15L Battery
NGK Iridium IX Spark Plugs
R/R Relocation Fix
New Rear Rack
Stock Seat Repadded
Ext-BackRest
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Thanks for the shopping list jt. I worked at a building supply store 30 years ago and have done a little construction over the years, but I have never heard of a mudsill or mudsill anchor. I see what it is in the pics, but I still can`t visualize how it is used in construction. Does anyone know how this is designed to work?

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Purchased May 16, 2008
Approx.19,300km (12,000 miles)

H-D windshield
Relocated R/R
MF-AGM battery
Fiamm Freeway Blaster horns
F&S luggage rack and engine guard
Kury Offset Hiway pegs
July 13, 2016, Riding on the DARKSIDE now, Classic Radial 165/80-15


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Thanks for the shopping list jt. I worked at a building supply store 30 years ago and have done a little construction over the years, but I have never heard of a mudsill or mudsill anchor. I see what it is in the pics, but I still can`t visualize how it is used in construction. Does anyone know how this is designed to work?
It's used in slab construction, which may not be as common in northern climes where basements are the rule, but is the most common type here in the South. The "handle" of his tool is set into the concrete when the slab is poured and the bracket holds the board (floor plate), usually treated, that lies on the concrete and to which the studs are attached.

I'm keepin' all the left over parts. I'm gonna use 'em to build another bike!
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