1982 Yamaha Maxim Custom
1982 Yamaha Maxim completed customization. Here's short vid of the Exhaust made.
Photo gallery is here
Walk around video is here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giX6kfB8NHc
'82 yamaha maxim XJ1100 vs '83 yamaha midnight maxim (750) (GoPro)
Brother and I had a go on the maxims. I'm on my maxim 1100, and he is on
his midnight maxim 750.
I start in second gear, he starts in first. I go up to the top of fourth, I
think he keeps going up into 5th gear.
We usually wear more gear (motorcycle jackets), this was planned to just be
a trip through town, but town is very very small, hence.. The farms
SOLD-- 1978 Yamaha 750cc bobber chopper ratbike.MPG
SOLD-- for $2,495! Rat rod bobber 78 Yamaha 750cc triple xs converted to
rigid, custom seat, harley tank, kick and electric start, inverted bar,
SHAFT DRIVEN!! Very reliable, runs perfect, very loud and fun, lots of
attention. This is the first time I started it in about 3 weeks, just
rolled it out of the garage for the video. The electric start works great,
the battery is just weak on a cold start if not driven daily.
Winter is tough in the midwest for those of us who ride motorcycles. All we
can do come winter (when it's cold outside); is wait for a day above
35-degrees, when the snow and the ice have melted. That's when we stretch
our legs and warm up our bikes. Ok we warm them up regardless; even if it's
5-degrees out, when all we can do is aim the exaust out the garage door:)
How to adjust the jets on motorcycle carburetors
This is a brief introduction to the fairly touchy process of re-jetting
your carbs. The techniques discussed here are fairly universal to most
carburated motorcycles, but not all, so your first step in performing carb
tuning should be to consult your repair manual and online forums. Hopefully
this video can demystify a lot of the process for you, so that you have the
courage and interest to do this yourself. Let me know if you have any