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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-24-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
I prefer the term uber experienced. :lol3 ...

I prefer the term uber experienced. :lol3

So now we have this doctor from Brooklyn, wants to do good, goes to help in Africa. They're trying to put a good spin on him with an article in the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
That's because they didn't put the chocolate...

That's because they didn't put the chocolate syrup in the carbonated milk and make an egg cream. :D

Look how well Triumph has done with their Bonneville, I think if Kaw had stuck it out another...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
Here's the new parallel twin we're getting from...

Here's the new parallel twin we're getting from Kawasaki, rather than the W800 we want. What the hell are they thinking? Do we really need another cruiser?
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,670
Posted By Speedo66
New 2015 Models at Amer. Int'l. Motorcycle Expo

Here's some dozen new models for 2015.

http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2014/10/22/automobiles/23AIM-slides.html?ref=automobiles&_r=0
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-23-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
Steady winds are fine, it's the surprise gusts...

Steady winds are fine, it's the surprise gusts that can get you.

Going over the Whitestone, had the bottom of the bike pushed out from under me. Bike felt like it was going to low side, but...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11,126
Views: 1,667,631
Posted By Speedo66
Must be cold down there in FL. :D

Must be cold down there in FL. :D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-22-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3,174
Views: 167,287
Posted By Speedo66
Outstanding pictures, thanks for posting.

Outstanding pictures, thanks for posting.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-22-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
I sure their parents swore they were good kids. ...

I sure their parents swore they were good kids. Moms are great, they even say that about their convicted murderer sons. "He's really a good boy". :huh
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-22-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
I sure their parents swore they were good kids. ...

I sure their parents swore they were good kids. Moms are great, they even say that about their convicted murderer sons. :huh
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-22-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
Just out of curiosity, what were you expecting? ...

Just out of curiosity, what were you expecting? For the full experience try Sturgis. :D
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-21-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
Backdate everything to before the person expired....

Backdate everything to before the person expired. Generally they do not closely check signatures, etc. unless there is a reason to.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-21-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
There's also this, but looks to be out of stock. ...

There's also this, but looks to be out of stock. http://photomaskcover.myshopify.com/products/motorcycle-photomaskcover
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-20-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
Communities are going to love the hell out of how...

Communities are going to love the hell out of how much money they're going to make with those speed cameras. The locals will know where they are, but anyone else passing through, who the hell does...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
Orexpat, which bars are you running? I've found...

Orexpat, which bars are you running? I've found by changing bars you change the angle your butt sits on the seat. Has made uncomfortable seats bearable in the past. The horrible seat on my SV1000...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-16-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 15,760
Views: 9,182,658
Posted By Speedo66
Quite the wrap around tread on those tires. ...

Quite the wrap around tread on those tires. Anybody know what they are?
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
Welcome to the site, and welcome to the world of...

Welcome to the site, and welcome to the world of W's!

Is that apple green tank a stock color?

Lots of options here for bars and other things: www.w650shop.de
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
That looks like the tank from the W650Shop, which...

That looks like the tank from the W650Shop, which is about $1K by itself. Pretty good deal at that price.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-15-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,263
Posted By Speedo66
Thanks. Mine was red, and I've seen black and...

Thanks. Mine was red, and I've seen black and white, but not blue.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-15-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,263
Posted By Speedo66
Was blue an original color? Don't think I've...

Was blue an original color? Don't think I've ever seen one before.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-15-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 15,760
Views: 9,182,658
Posted By Speedo66
It's not the picture, it's the canvas it's on.

It's not the picture, it's the canvas it's on.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-15-2014, 04:18 AM
Replies: 3,174
Views: 167,287
Posted By Speedo66
Would make a good tow vehicle, still need a bike.

Would make a good tow vehicle, still need a bike.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-13-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3,174
Views: 167,287
Posted By Speedo66
Great pics, beautiful location, looks like a...

Great pics, beautiful location, looks like a dream trip.

I also took a trip this Sat, all the way down to Riverside Dr., surprisingly, along the OH River. Someone had mentioned Fuel Coffee there...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-13-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
You might want to consider a game camera. They...

You might want to consider a game camera. They set up and automatically take pictures when something crosses their path. Like a remote light switch except they provide photo evidence. Not...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 15,760
Views: 9,182,658
Posted By Speedo66
Am I missing something, is the Invisible Woman...

Am I missing something, is the Invisible Woman sitting there? :eek1
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,033
Posted By Speedo66
Is the front wheel on the blue bike actually...

Is the front wheel on the blue bike actually smaller than the rear? The article says they're both 17, but doesn't look like it.

87 MPH top speed? My '65 Honda 305 Superhawk did about 100 back...
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,073
Posted By Speedo66
I had a nostalgia craving, and having had a...

I had a nostalgia craving, and having had a Triumph in the 60's, simply loved the looks of the Kaw W650. It's a shameless clone of a late 60's Bonneville, and had more classic Triumph style points...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-12-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
I'm a fan, read his books in the 70's. :clap

I'm a fan, read his books in the 70's. :clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-11-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
You're just sorry you didn't think of it first. ...

You're just sorry you didn't think of it first. The cult of Kenny. :lol3
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-09-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3,174
Views: 167,287
Posted By Speedo66
In, see all at 5:15.

In, see all at 5:15.
Forum: Road warriors 10-08-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
I've ridden both, prefer the W.

I've ridden both, prefer the W.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-07-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3,174
Views: 167,287
Posted By Speedo66
Been to Africa lately? Any place is fine...

Been to Africa lately?

Any place is fine with me.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-05-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,739
Posted By Speedo66
I think the factory was stuck with a lot unsold. ...

I think the factory was stuck with a lot unsold. About 15 years ago a local community college trade school was given a few brand new CBX's free to use for training. The deal was they couldn't sell...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-05-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
Good ol' Merican' capitalism at it's best. ...

Good ol' Merican' capitalism at it's best. "Change" ownership, we no longer honor our warranty. Didn't GM pull some shit like that? Well, that's the last time I buy a Gerbings product.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-04-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,739
Posted By Speedo66
I bought a 1956 Canadian military Triumph 500...

I bought a 1956 Canadian military Triumph 500 (TRW) new in the crate from a military surplus dealer in Canada in 1969. He had a bunch of them, wonder if any are still left unopened?
Forum: Old's Cool 10-04-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 999
Posted By Speedo66
I think Sal did time for tax evasion, he was...

I think Sal did time for tax evasion, he was quite a nefarious character with a reputation to match.

I believe his son, Sonny, was running a bike business under another name in Port Washington for...
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
For what's it's worth, my other bike, an '05 Yam...

For what's it's worth, my other bike, an '05 Yam XT225 has a very weak charging system, not really enough for my electric jacket liner and gloves. I've been caught with barely enough or not enough...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-04-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
+1 on Gerbing's warranty policy. About 3 or 4...

+1 on Gerbing's warranty policy. About 3 or 4 years ago my 10 year old Gerbings old style jacket liner died. I had no receipt or paperwork. Called them up, they told me where to ship it. They...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-03-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 23,464
Views: 1,595,615
Posted By Speedo66
Are they back to allowing bikes to park around...

Are they back to allowing bikes to park around the building?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-03-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11,970
Views: 2,493,141
Posted By Speedo66
I think that's the race version, street is...

I think that's the race version, street is supposed to be 200HP. Not too shabby anyway.
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3,383
Views: 563,679
Posted By Speedo66
When I was looking to replace the original bars,...

When I was looking to replace the original bars, the Euro bars were the closest to the dimensions of the stock Kaw low bar set.

Some hiway time convinced me to go lower than the original bars. ...
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