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Forum: Battle scooters Yesterday, 04:30 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 78,791
Posted By Vertical C
No insurer will care until they have to pay out. ...

No insurer will care until they have to pay out. Then they will make you care.
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,176
Posted By Vertical C
Why does oil make a difference in vibrations?

Why does oil make a difference in vibrations?
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,176
Posted By Vertical C
What is with the argument that its no good if it...

What is with the argument that its no good if it dosnt make it go the fastest.

Really there are very few riders that ride the fastest susperbike ss1000rr or ninja zx10 or whatever. All these...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-26-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
I like a beach cruiser because its good exercise....

I like a beach cruiser because its good exercise. Race bikes are cheating.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-25-2014, 01:17 AM
Replies: 1,601
Views: 219,413
Posted By Vertical C
XT250 scrambler ...

XT250 scrambler

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/ryde/motorcycles/yamaha-xt250/1057654413
Forum: Road warriors 09-24-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 8,176
Posted By Vertical C
When are Harley going to innovate, the livewire...

When are Harley going to innovate, the livewire is a joke, EV tecnnology has been around since the 19th century.

I want my hover bike dammit.

:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,845
Posted By Vertical C
Correlation is not causation as well.

Correlation is not causation as well.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-23-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,980
Posted By Vertical C
If your bike breaks, what is easier, getting a...

If your bike breaks, what is easier, getting a part from the bike from the shop that it has it in stock, or have it shipped in and hope it doesnt get tied up in customs for a month.

Thats what...
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,168
Posted By Vertical C
Again, its only because you are afraid you might...

Again, its only because you are afraid you might be associated with those dbags by a third set of people. Their thoughts are preventing you buying what you want. That seems crazy, if those people...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,980
Posted By Vertical C
Ok you dont want these big bikes either. You...

Ok you dont want these big bikes either. You will see how it dampens the trip.

I want a disposable bike on a trip like this. Plus going fast just raises the risk in countries you dont want to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
There is andger if you cant even control yourself...

There is andger if you cant even control yourself

If they could have avoided the collision but didnt. Yes

Many times I have avoided a ollision by giving way, on a bicycle, motorcycle and a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
Why the anger? Why cant we all just get along?

Why the anger? Why cant we all just get along?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
Again its a dangerous game of chicken

Again its a dangerous game of chicken
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,168
Posted By Vertical C
It must suck having other people decide what you...

It must suck having other people decide what you ride.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,980
Posted By Vertical C
Having just done six months from Bolivia to...

Having just done six months from Bolivia to Guatemala, I would say a DR 200. You don't need to carry all the spares then. Don't bother taking camping gear either, the money you save from the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-22-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
No car is going to have a head on when they could...

No car is going to have a head on when they could just move across onto the cyclist who can either give way to might or complain that he was iin the right from his death bed.

I really don't...
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,845
Posted By Vertical C
The rider is a dumb ass, even the quickest...

The rider is a dumb ass, even the quickest revving bike is slower to get to volume than a horn.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-20-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
:huh but if they are they are, what is the point...

:huh but if they are they are, what is the point of dwelling on it with cyclists.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-20-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
Thats what I said. I dont think it is healthy to...

Thats what I said. I dont think it is healthy to be focused on death. Especially as a cyclist you cant ride in a way that will prevent it really.

The missing r was a typo
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-20-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
We could all get along, if they would just not be...

We could all get along, if they would just not be such dickheads.
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,171
Posted By Vertical C
Fz1n?

Fz1n?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-20-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
You are so macabe.

You are so macabe.
Forum: Road warriors 09-19-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,168
Posted By Vertical C
Cmon the xtz1200 is a better gs for less. The...

Cmon the xtz1200 is a better gs for less. The mt09 is a better bike than the triumph and the vtr and sv were better bikes than the duc for less.

Even the cx500 outlives a guzzi, those things are...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-18-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,967
Posted By Vertical C
Lol troll. Go read the study

Lol troll.

Go read the study
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-18-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,967
Posted By Vertical C
The eu "maids" study showed that it was six times...

The eu "maids" study showed that it was six times safer than waiting in line for the motorcycle.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,729
Posted By Vertical C
Maybe you should just take a raft rather than...

Maybe you should just take a raft rather than inflatable bags?
Forum: Old's Cool 09-17-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 1,601
Views: 219,413
Posted By Vertical C
Too many morons to pick just one. What about...

Too many morons to pick just one.

What about all the morons that say looking to sell because want to upgrade. So the bike is a piece of sh.....
Forum: Australia 09-17-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,031
Posted By Vertical C
I got 580km out of the 12l stock tank on my ybr...

I got 580km out of the 12l stock tank on my ybr 125 when i was touring in central america. I still had over half a litre left.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-17-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,729
Posted By Vertical C
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=I5k4Uj3YTnY

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=I5k4Uj3YTnY
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-16-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,497
Posted By Vertical C
I stand corrected. Thats pretty cool. I...

I stand corrected. Thats pretty cool.

I still think that 90% of riders wont use 50 miles
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,497
Posted By Vertical C
Range isn't the problem, weight is. A lot of...

Range isn't the problem, weight is. A lot of dirt riders trailer anyway. Once it kicks ice weight power wise its a winner.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
To be fair if you ride 20 under the limit on a...

To be fair if you ride 20 under the limit on a motorcycle then cars will overtake you in your lane. If you have a elio and drove similar then probably that as well.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 5,509
Views: 307,691
Posted By Vertical C
When are cagers going to buy cars that are long...

When are cagers going to buy cars that are long and thin so people can get past them easily?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,497
Posted By Vertical C
Technically an internal combustion is an engine...

Technically an internal combustion is an engine too, isnt it. So motorbike is not correct.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,497
Posted By Vertical C
Push the pedals down?

Push the pedals down?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,954
Posted By Vertical C
So whatever works for you?

So whatever works for you?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,291
Posted By Vertical C
Out of interest...Do you spoon the tyre on...

Out of interest...Do you spoon the tyre on yourself or is the dealer willing to go along with your "insanity"?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,954
Posted By Vertical C
There is no extra time if you are covering the...

There is no extra time if you are covering the brakes?

Sur I can lock it with two finger if i grab it quick enoigh, but that isnt the best way to brake though. You are supposed to load the tyre...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-10-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,954
Posted By Vertical C
Motogp also have carbon brakes. Thats why they...

Motogp also have carbon brakes. Thats why they only need two.

I have tested and I cannot brake as strong on a road bike with only two fingers. I am surprised others can, but ymmv i guess.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-10-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,954
Posted By Vertical C
I cover with four fingers and hold the throttle...

I cover with four fingers and hold the throttle with palm and thumb. Two fingers aint going to give enough braking force for my liking.

Ymmv
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