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    Why Not.....?

    No particular order, just a few that are high up on the list.....

    Ben Hur
    Mysterious Island
    2001
    Raiders of the Lost Ark
    The Best Years of Our Lives
    The Day the Earth Stood Still
    The...
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    Still more classics....

    Nine out of the ten voices in my head tell me to go home and clean my automatic weapons.

    support mental health, oR... I... wILL... kIll.. yOu

    Drugs saved my life!

    Hunt whales for fun and...
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    The hilarious thing about all of this is that...

    The hilarious thing about all of this is that loud CARS are welcomed on Hilton Head without so much as a second glance! I own a replica (kit) Shelby Cobra roadster with a 460 C.I. / 500 H.P. motor...
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    A few more nice roads include CR42 which runs...

    A few more nice roads include CR42 which runs east from Weirsdale to Deland, 41 north which all the way to GA, and sections of 27 north of Ocala and south of Gainesville. All have light automobile...
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    Thanks, everyone.

    Thanks, everyone.
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    Panasonic sealed battery question

    I'd like to purchase a Panasonic sealed battery to fit my 1980 R100S. I understand that the LC-XB 1228 B (Digikey part number P049-ND ) battery comes with two different post configurations. Does...
  7. Thread: Acronyms

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    One we use in the aviation business is funny...

    One we use in the aviation business is funny because USUALLY we're so anally accurate about numbers, speeds, and distances.

    HOWEVER... sometimes you just have to say: T.L.A.R.

    That Looks...
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    Buzz, I was stationed on Oahu in 1984-85 while in...

    Buzz, I was stationed on Oahu in 1984-85 while in the Marines and had the pleasure to buying and riding my first used BMW there, a 1978 R1000RS. There are a lot of pluses and minuses to owning a...
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    Perhaps it's time to consider a K-75....

    O.K., this long time airhead guy will FINALLY admit that it's time to broaden his horizons and add a used K-75 to the garage to hang out with the trusty R100S.

    As I'll cheerfully admit that I'm...
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    Boofer, you might want to refer your brother in...

    Boofer, you might want to refer your brother in law to
    www.bikescreen.com I fairly sure they sell Luftmeister replacement screens
    and (or) can make one to order.
  11. I'm with ya on that one, "top". Semper Fi, ...

    I'm with ya on that one, "top".

    Semper Fi, J.
  12. Suggested Stuff for the road... Bubba, you...

    Suggested Stuff for the road...

    Bubba, you probably know a lot of this, but my long distance road kit usually includes:

    1. Complete BMW (or MotoBins) tool kit
    2. A spare, gapped, spark...
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    David, I called your cycle shop number you gave...

    David, I called your cycle shop number you gave me and they said they did not have the grips, and had not had any in years. I'll try EBay unless you want to sell me a pair of yours! Joe
  14. We're a pretty diverse mix of oddballs. ...

    We're a pretty diverse mix of oddballs.

    Myself (pilot) BMW 1980 R100S

    Tony (school teacher) 2003 Kawi Vulcan

    Jesse (telephone engineer) BMW R80

    Mark (prison engineer) 1980 Gold Wing
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    Thanks mucho, I'll give them a call.

    Thanks mucho, I'll give them a call.
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    Hand grips

    A small, but important item to be sure. Many moons ago my first airhead BMW
    ('77 R100RS) had a set of handgrips that were "bowed". That is, the palm section was of a wider diameter (slightly humped)...
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    Doing the parking lot wasp dance

    Last week, while riding the trusty S, a small wasp flew up the loosened wrist cuff of my jacket. I could feel this guy "just going to town" with real attitude on my right arm. I quickly pulled into...
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    They pay me to scare people....

    By night, the wee hours of the morning, and during normal (read: L-O-N-G) work days, I fly a corporate jet (CE-650) for a large fractional / charter firm. Days off are spent wrenching (1980 R100S,...
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