Got the bike working yesterday simply by readjusting the base plate for the breaker points and, by doing so, adjusted the timing for the sparks on the cylinders. Took it out around the bog:
I took a couple falls, but hey, we're working with sand and dirt here! Here's me trying to get it started again after a spill:
Damn sexy! Heading back over there tomorrow to get some more practice. I figure learning on sand will make roads all the easier. Next stop, a small neighborhood to practice in!