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  1. +1 I believe you will really like the ST. I have...

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    I believe you will really like the ST. I have an ST1100 now with 85K on it. I have ridden the ST1300's and Honda has solved some of the issues the ST1100 had.

    As to the "Soul" issue...W.T.H?...
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    I acquired a used K100 and needed some advice to...

    I acquired a used K100 and needed some advice to safety check it before riding it. The local dealer offered to do it for more than I paid for the bike. I can turn a wrench so I dove in the deep end....
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    If it helps diagnose the problem, here is what...

    If it helps diagnose the problem, here is what happened:
    I got the first round of automated answering "...on the phone or no one is available..."
    Then "...transferring to your party..."
    then...
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    Super(frustrating)stakes

    Tried online
    Tried calling
    Tried online again today
    If this does not work, I'll use the "Buck" on some farkle instead.
    jim
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    Universal mounting kit for Cozy

    Disclosure: I installed several cozy rigs on RE's and on one CB750 while employed with the importer (Classic Motorworks Inc). I have long since retired anf have no financial interest.
    You can find...
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    As age progresses the SO rides far less. We are...

    As age progresses the SO rides far less. We are now reduced to me riding, her flying to our destination for shorter rides. June I rode across Canada to Americade, down to DC where she flew into...
  7. Thread: Bad day

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    Yeah! The day I shut down production in a paper...

    Yeah!
    The day I shut down production in a paper mill with a "small" chemical experiment we were running to help improve production.
    OOOPS!
    :dunno
    jim
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    Went the first two years. We had planned the...

    Went the first two years. We had planned the third year to keep our choice of seats we were asked to pay a year ahead of time. A few months later we were told our seats were being eliminated and...
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    +1 PS: I miss my old K=bike! :cry jim

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    PS: I miss my old K=bike! :cry
    jim
  10. +1 :brow jim

    +1 :brow
    jim
  11. twisp

    Twisp is a great town. we had an outstanding meal at the restraunt there while a mountain thunderstorm rolled through ad dumpe an inch or more of rain.

    The entire Hwy 20 ride is outstanding!
    jim
  12. Reed Point, MT

    We pulled off I-94 to fuel and met a guy riding a sportster with Oregon plates. Chatted a bit and went into "Town" for lunch. Town is scant. The gas station at the clover leaf, an 1880's hotel and...
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    My wife also has bad knees. She will rarely...

    My wife also has bad knees. She will rarely pillion on the ST1100 and would not ride the K100LT because of the difficulty of getting on and off the bike.

    We rented, on one weekend, a CJ750 so she...
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    Without doubt the best front running battles in a...

    Without doubt the best front running battles in a long time. Another interestinng series is the new Moto 3 250cc series. Check that action out.
    jim
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    I read your first post and smiled for you the...

    I read your first post and smiled for you the whole way through it. I didn't get a hint of anything but great attitude.

    I also have benifitted greatly from this forum and this great group of...
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    RE Quality

    I am a former employee of Classic Motorworks, the USA importer of the Royal enfield. I have wrenched on and ridden all three itterations of the bike. I have since retired but I keep in contact with...
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    I see that alot when I am driving the pick up....

    I see that alot when I am driving the pick up. When on the bike, I finally noticed that they still raise an index finger, but I'm usually focusing farther down the road by then.
    jim
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    You can reduce the pain and symptoms with the non...

    You can reduce the pain and symptoms with the non surgical things for a long time. I did it for 20 years. In the end the problem remains. And the damage permanent. The surgery does not reverse the...
  19. That depends entirely on velocity and lateral...

    That depends entirely on velocity and lateral acceleration!
    jim
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    stkmkt1, I recommend, if you can, taking the...

    stkmkt1,
    I recommend, if you can, taking the jump north to Hwy 20 in Washington, through the Northern Cascade Entry. It takes you past the Northern Columbia River Dams, then drops down into...
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    Ship the bike to California, fly, then ride back....

    Ship the bike to California, fly, then ride back. It doubles your time to sight-see and explore. Cuts the riding to 3000 miles in two weeks. Which is quite relaxed riding.

    I've met, and heard...
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    The pic was taken at the far western edge of ND...

    The pic was taken at the far western edge of ND on US-2. The last three years the rains have made the plains green and lush. Normally this time of year they are pretty dry and brown.
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    I rode US-2 from Minot, MD through Glacier to...

    I rode US-2 from Minot, MD through Glacier to Spokane two years ago. The road is good for the most part, but the concrete surfaces are somewhat rough, especially in central ND. This year I was on...
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    Beartooth Beemers Rendezvous

    Most of this will seem self evident to those who regularly attend club social events, but I was a "first timer" and perhaps other "newbies" would be interested im my take on the event.

    In July, I...
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    I retired in January, my SO in November. It...

    I retired in January, my SO in November. It didn't take long to go stir crazy during the frozen months. I did find a part time job that lets me work two to three days a week, WHEN I WANT!

    This...
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