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    My R100RS is the most comfortable motorcycle that...

    My R100RS is the most comfortable motorcycle that I've ever ridden. Stock bars, stock seat and pegs, it fits me perfectly.

    I've got a left knee that's pretty much permanently messed up, so I need...
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    Good advice, and pretty much what I do. Got sick...

    Good advice, and pretty much what I do. Got sick of seeing nothing but my elbows, so I adjusted them out a bit so I can see where it really matters.

    There was also a write up that may have been...
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    That's what I did when I won an eBay auction for...

    That's what I did when I won an eBay auction for a BMW airhead. Rented a UHaul, brought my own tie downs and hauled her home.

    Congrats on the RS. I think you're going to like her.
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    2 ways to go about this. Buy the shorter one and...

    2 ways to go about this. Buy the shorter one and hope that it's short enough so that you don't have any buffeting about the head, or buy the tall one, and cut it down to the height you need.

    At...
  5. Thread: Learned lesson

    by braddog
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    What a great idea! For commuting, my sidebags...

    What a great idea! For commuting, my sidebags are off since I have Givi topcase, but for taking a trip, they'll be on. Even though I'm pretty paranoid about the sidecases, I will be doing this just...
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    Got about 9 inches last night at my house here in...

    Got about 9 inches last night at my house here in the northern 'burbs of the Twin Cities, Minnesnowtah.

    It's pretty disheartening, for sure. We had 3 pretty nice days last week. Just getting...
  7. Thread: Interesting

    by braddog
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    Interesting time to post that commercial. ...

    Interesting time to post that commercial.

    Here's my take.

    They will probably pull in a younger customer with the R Nine T. That ad was placed with the viewing demographic in mind, for sure.
    ...
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    I've got 4 kids. 3 of them are married, and one...

    I've got 4 kids. 3 of them are married, and one of them has gifted us with a granddaughter. There's never less than 11 or 12 for any family gathering at my house. It's easier just to leave them...
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    See above in BOLD.

    See above in BOLD.
  10. Thread: Oilhead Newbie

    by braddog
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    I'll just say that you're going to really...

    I'll just say that you're going to really understand and appreciate just how functional the oilhead is after riding it for awhile, then going back to the airhead.

    Congrats on the purchase. Now,...
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    New motorcycles, new cars, technology and what it...

    New motorcycles, new cars, technology and what it has done for us...unbelievably better than what's much older.

    However, that doesn't mean we don't enjoy old things as much or even more than we...
  12. Thread: Granddaughter

    by braddog
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    Agreed. What's really fun is to watch the...

    Agreed.

    What's really fun is to watch the little granddaughter run right to Grandma for a big hug, even if it means totally ignoring the parents.

    Congrats on the new granddaughter, Sue, you're...
  13. Thread: I got Banned

    by braddog
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    I would say that there most definitely are double...

    I would say that there most definitely are double standards over at ADV when it comes to what's tolerated by people that post.

    No big deal. There are some good threads and lots of good people...
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    Sounds like a lot of fun. Here's to new friends!

    Sounds like a lot of fun. Here's to new friends!
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    I lost 2 uncles and a brother-in-law, who was...

    I lost 2 uncles and a brother-in-law, who was also my best friend, to addiction, primarily of alcohol. My youngest son is now struggling with it. If you take someone who has a tendency towards...
  16. Thread: Custom Airhead

    by braddog
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    Where's the battery? That looks to be a Yamaha...

    Where's the battery? That looks to be a Yamaha tank, if I don't miss my guess.
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    I, too, have both. I love my airhead, I really...

    I, too, have both. I love my airhead, I really do. However, the oilhead is a different and much better animal. The majority of my riding is commuting. I set up my R11RS oilhead with a nice Givi...
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    When my wife and I bought our first house, our...

    When my wife and I bought our first house, our backyard neighbor had one, then two, BMW motorcycles. He explained how the MOA worked, that you got an anonymous book, that there were national as well...
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    Dean Kamen is still alive and well, but the...

    Dean Kamen is still alive and well, but the millionaire that owned the company that built them did, in fact, go over a cliff on a Segway.
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    Please continue to post your progress with pics...

    Please continue to post your progress with pics as your time permits. Your approach is very pragmatic, and would seem to ensure that mistakes will be minimized. All I can say is ---> :bow
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    Actually, several manufacturers do use hydraulic...

    Actually, several manufacturers do use hydraulic lifters/valves. One that comes to mind is Harley-Davidson, you know the American company that sells outdated motorcycles to wannabe pirates. (tongue...
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    Born and raised in North Dakota, but have spent...

    Born and raised in North Dakota, but have spent all of my adult years since age 20 in Minnesota. It's here where I want to be. I don't mind wide open spaces, but don't mind cities, either, as a...
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    I have also heard that ethanol doesn't separate...

    I have also heard that ethanol doesn't separate like it used to when they first started using it in gasoline. Back in the 80's, I had a car that could NOT use gas with ethanol in it or else the...
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    That's a good point. There aren't many ER...

    That's a good point. There aren't many ER doctors or nurses that are motorcycle fans. I guess I can understand why.
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    I wouldn't really call what I do insomnia, but I...

    I wouldn't really call what I do insomnia, but I rarely sleep more than 6 hours a night. For the most part, I'm blessed with the ability to get to sleep and stay asleep, for at least the 6 hours. ...
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