on the road repairs

Discussion in 'General OFF TOPIC' started by rebel55, Aug 27, 2013.

  1. rebel55

    rebel55 Banned

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    thank you lord for best friends that wear or use nail polish. lost tail light lens today some where on the road ,all i had was a piece of plastic and my ladys red nail polish with duct tape fixed it till can find new one from now on ill make sure i carry that in road kit
     
  2. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Sometimes luck is on your side and that always a help in bad situations...:small3d026:
     
  3. mat 60

    mat 60 Senior Member

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    On ocation I use my wifes red lipstick to get me out of a jam...:)
     
  4. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

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    Ha! You can fix anything with duct (duck) tape:D
     
  5. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    I have a tool bag on the front forks of both big twins and some useful spares in the right side saddlebag
    As i have previous experience of British twins i like to have some spares and tools with me on my bike

    Brian
     
  6. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Thats why the different colors of duct tape.... Different strengths.
     
  7. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    I use nail polish for match marks when disassembling, It is pretty important to index some parts, that said this is a tech tip my dad taught me years ago, cant get enough of nail polish and duct tape:p
     
  8. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Also add a universal metric and sae wrench, water pump pliers, a hammer and super glue and you can just about fix anything...
     
  9. DFHarley19

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    The best color for visibility is bright pink :shock :bigsmiley30:
     
  10. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    What ever The Redhead gives me:newsmile091: