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    Debrick Your're right on that, however, time...

    Debrick

    Your're right on that, however, time means little to me, since I am retired, plus a widower. I believe the mileage (round trip) would be about 5000 miles from Michigan to Sacramento. But...
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    I really appreciate everyones response to my...

    I really appreciate everyones response to my dilemma. Probably, if I want to keep the bike, the only way is to drive my pick up to Roseville and retrieve the bike for the return trip to Michigan. I...
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    Thanks much for your advice. Much appreciated,...

    Thanks much for your advice. Much appreciated, plus you're absolutely right. However, I was thinking maybe somebody would want this type of a project, but at best, a long shot. I do have some...
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    California R50/5

    About ten years ago, I trucked my 1972 R50/5 out to my sons house in Roseville, CA. Well, he never rode the thing, then when he moved to San Antonio, left the bike at a friends house for storage,...
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    Mark Your're correct in that some of the old...

    Mark

    Your're correct in that some of the old Airheads had final drive problems. At 66000 miles, the transmission failed on my R100/7.
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    Really, my ST1300A does fits me quite well,...

    Really, my ST1300A does fits me quite well, however, as another person said, "Honda's have little personality" In my opinion, BWM's have a certain mystique and appeal, which Honda cannot seem to...
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    R1200RT reliability

    I traded my 04 R1150RT for a Honda ST1300A about four years ago. After having a few problems with the RT, ABS modulator failure, rear drive oil leak, etc., I decided to switch to the ST1300 prior to...
  8. Thread: So You Served!!

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    No disrespect

    No disrespect intended, but no, I don't think that counts. ROTC doesn't count as military service in my book, not unless you report for active duty.
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    BMW to Honda

    I sold my 04 R1150RT and bought a Honda ST1300 about a year ago. The reason for the change is I had several problems with the RT, ABS failure, oil leak in transmission, etc. I sold the bike just...
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    Harley's

    I love Harley's, the ride, the sound, really, everything about the machines, particularly the Electra Glide. However, the Harley attitude, backward hats, bars, union mentaliity, etc. just turn me...
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    Union

    IMHO, the UAW has about destroyed the big three auto makers here in Michigan. I know personally many present and retired auto workers. However, I don't know one who speaks highly of the product...
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    Usmc

    Your son is a true patriot. I know of no higher calling than serving in the military, paticularly the USMC.

    1stSgt, USMC (ret'd)
  13. Thread: So You Served!!

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    Usmc

    USMC/1960 to 1964, 0351 Infantry
    USMCR 1973/1994, 5811, Military Police, ret'd, not by choice, but age limits

    My USMC years were the highlight of my life. I have never worked with a better bunch...
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    Quality

    I love BMW's, but just purchased a Honda ST1300, which will be my ride until BMW gets a handle on quality control, etc. I am amazed at the quality and reliability of the ST1300. Plus, I find it as...
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    lowered 2002 F650GS

    I have found a 2002 F650, factory lowered version. I am 6-0, with an inseam of 33, so am wondering if the lowered version would be a mistake. The bike is located in Florida, so I would have to go...
  16. Thread: Highway 50

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    U.s.50

    It sounds like an excellent adventure, to say the least. I've ridden US50 through Nevada several times, and I consider it one of my favorite rides. Have fun and ride safe!! :usa

    George Corwin,...
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    Gnome

    This guy, GNOME sounds like another America hating Liberal Democrat to me. Totally out of touch with reality!!!!!
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    Corbin Smuggler Seat '99 K1200LT

    Does anyone out there have any experience with the Corbin Smuggler Seat? I am dealing on a 1999 K1200LT equipped with the Smuggler, however, I have never read any review on the seat, nor have I seen...
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    I agree with you Ed. Well said! The over educated are also a problem in the USA. Too many Liberal Professor's corrupting the minds of our young!






    1977 R100/7
    1974 R60/6
    1971 R60/5
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    Excellent sites

    Both of the sites are excellent. Keep up the good work!!







    1977 R100/7
    1974 R60/6
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    Tough Political Choice, I think NOT!

    Kerry is a bonified traitor in my opinion. His rantings about the war crimes in Viet Nam were damaging the safety and moral of our troops, and particularly the POW's. He is no better, if not worse...
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    Seat rail for 1977 R100/7

    I have been searching for a seat rail for my 77 R100/7 for several months, however, in checking all of the sources I know of, no luck. Does anyone out there know of a possible source?
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    Did Kerry tell you what a bunch of war criminals us Viet Nam Veterans are? I did not read your post, but if I would have met him, I would have done an about face!!!

    G. E. Corwin
    1stSgt, USMC...
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    Excellent reading. Thanks for taking the time to...

    Excellent reading. Thanks for taking the time to write. Also, the photos were great!
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    Blood thinners

    I had a minor heart attack in November 2003. Prior to the attack, I had planned a motorcycle trip to Alaska in the Spring of 2004. The doctors put me on Plavix, aspirin, Altace, Toprol & Lipitor. ...
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