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    Make sure both brake levers and switches are...

    Make sure both brake levers and switches are adjusted properly and returning back to full off.

    Rear brake lever could be held up by a pebble or dirt front brake lever by a hand guard rotated up or...
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    The 2 big hoops would have the biggest impact to...

    The 2 big hoops would have the biggest impact to side forces.
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    No discussion on gyroscopic forces? swing and...

    No discussion on gyroscopic forces?

    swing and a miss

    Dave
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    My ex had a 1200 Sporty Custom - with just a...

    My ex had a 1200 Sporty Custom - with just a little effort they are very fast and handle pretty good too.

    Dave
  5. Thread: New Florida Laws

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    They need to pull motorcycle or moped out of...

    They need to pull motorcycle or moped out of those laws because they should also apply to all vehicles.

    Ever seen a LR bouncing down the road at 50+mph front end getting air - not too safe either....
  6. Thread: $150 barrel oil

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    Oil is a world market there are 3 major...

    Oil is a world market there are 3 major influences on the price of oil right now

    1) The downward trend of the US dollar. Being tied to the dollar means you need to get more dollars for your oil...
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    Spare time days or hours? Interests? - there...

    Spare time days or hours?

    Interests? - there is too much to see and do in a short period of time so I'd ask the locals - call up the BMW dealer or ask Alaskan Leather for advice.


    The KENAI...
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    Unfortunately if they want it they will get it.

    Years ago before cell phones we were around.

    We were outside a bar just standing there when a pickup and a car pulled up 4 guys appeared and walked over to a HD full Dresser and inserted 2 6ft...
  9. Thread: Why do I ride?

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    I have been riding for 43 years, I ride just to...

    I have been riding for 43 years, I ride just to ride and I ride/commute to work everyday there is no ice on the roads even when it's below 0.

    Why - because I love to ride and go through...
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    I spend money for a living - about $400MM...

    I spend money for a living - about $400MM (Purchasing Exec)
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    2005 Lake Louise ...

    2005 Lake Louise

    http://www.everythingsop.com/Gallery2/d/1828-1/Kaye-Dave.jpg

    Kaye & I. Above - it was on this trip I decided to ask Kaye to marry me.

    Below - She said yes the following...
  12. Thread: welding on bike

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    I've never removed a gas tank unless it was in...

    I've never removed a gas tank unless it was in the way but if you feel more comfortable with it removed do it.

    Make sure you disconnect BOTH battery terminals and tape them as an added caution. ...
  13. Thread: Hey NASCAR Fans

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    I am NOT a NASCAR fan but the above quote is way...

    I am NOT a NASCAR fan but the above quote is way off base and maybe just a little ignorant or should I say uninformed.

    I have had an opportunity to tour DEI & the Petty operations as a company...
  14. 350 miles in single digit temps. Darian...

    350 miles in single digit temps.

    Darian 'Stitch with Gerbing electrics, Hippo Hands and a borrowed full face with heated face shield (HJC I think) as I couldn't find a heated shield for my Nolan....
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    ACF-50 (http://www.acf-50.co.uk/acf50.htm) I...

    ACF-50

    I have been using this for several years and you can't tell my bikes have been ridden all winter - great if you live near the ocean too.

    It prevents corrosion and it will stop it if it...
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    This shouldn't happen multiple battery failure...

    This shouldn't happen multiple battery failure would indicate the bike might be killing them.

    Check for 2 things

    Alternator output (amps & volts) , too low or high = slow battery death ...
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  18. Thread: Torque wrench..

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    Unless you change the length you do not effect...

    Unless you change the length you do not effect the torque ie the same force is required to apply 25 ft lbs.


    Formula
    http://www.specialpatrolgroup.co.uk/spooky/torque/equation.jpg

    The letters...
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    Plastikote Rebuilders Cast Finish, Aluminum, 12...

    Plastikote Rebuilders Cast Finish, Aluminum, 12 oz. can.

    You can't tell where I've used it - it's that close.

    http://www.plastikote.com/plastikote/sidemenu/castfinish.jpg

    go to there website...
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    Red, I'm just up the road from you in...

    Red,

    I'm just up the road from you in Lakeville. I've done the Fargo route many times.

    Red Lodge / Beartooth pass / Cheif Joseph (296) / Cody (gotta see the museum)

    From Cody either drop...
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    http://www.micapeak.com/checklists/R12tools.html...

    http://www.micapeak.com/checklists/R12tools.html

    good info on this site.

    Dave
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    I washed mine..... well when was the last time it...

    I washed mine..... well when was the last time it rained?

    Ride
    Repeat
    Ride
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    Ride
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    Ride
    Repeat
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    I consider it part of my safety equipment. ...

    I consider it part of my safety equipment.

    Just last week I cut a tire on my commute home - the SmarTire started flashing and I got off the hiway to take a look. Tire couldn't be plugged so I...
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    Aren't the new non-servo brakes still partially...

    Aren't the new non-servo brakes still partially linked?

    BMW's Partial-Integral adaptive braking system. Both brakes -- front and rear -- are activated whenever the rider pulls the...
  25. Thread: Air Gauge

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    I have this system on my R12GS Adv. $189...

    I have this system on my R12GS Adv. $189 invested in safety - that's how I justified it.

    Three levels of warning are provided including a visual indication (via ultra-bright alert icon) of a...
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