Originally Posted by happyvalley
Out riding recently I met up with a motorized biker on the side of the road working on his bike. He said it quit on him, something about the carb, didn't have any tools so I offered my tool kit if it would help. He had a low end department store aluminum bike and a Chinese 2 stroke kit on it. While he was fussing with the bike I noticed he had cut the top tube so the engine would fit and then put a piece of what looked like bent metal kitchen chair tubing to replace it and attached with sheet metal screws. Yeah.
This does get right to the heart of the matter lol.