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Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 164,072
Posted By jfurf
It was probably ridden straight into a sausage...

It was probably ridden straight into a sausage creature (http://www.latexnet.org/~csmith/sausage.html) at full speed and smashed to bits anyway.

Doesn't make that exhaust any better, but still....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-23-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,455
Posted By jfurf
Honda CBX Ducati Hypermotard Now I really...

Honda CBX
Ducati Hypermotard

Now I really want to hear that Ariel in person.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-01-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,532
Posted By jfurf
As someone who also commutes in Atlanta, I don't...

As someone who also commutes in Atlanta, I don't think a mask would be good. It's going to be too hot and uncomfortable. You don't need an extra distraction in this concrete jungle. :deal

Also I...
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 7,861
Views: 1,169,469
Posted By jfurf
Gawd I love these things. I'm sure they're...

Gawd I love these things. I'm sure they're horribly impractical for everyday riding but they're basically what Harley would build if Harley weren't run by a bunch of douchebags who are afraid of...
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2,914
Views: 497,222
Posted By jfurf
Welcome to the dark side. You're obviously not...

Welcome to the dark side. You're obviously not one of the sheeple who just blindly believes the obvious propaganda of the greedy bastards in the motorcycle tire industry. They don't want you know the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-02-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
Yes, but all but about 10 pages of that thread...

Yes, but all but about 10 pages of that thread contained various bags of shit.

We're trying to screen out the people with no taste. :D
Forum: Road warriors 04-02-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
This example looks to be slightly customized (I...

This example looks to be slightly customized (I shot this pic at the Barber Vintage Festival a few years ago) but the Norton Commando 750 has to be in the conversation.
...
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 72,282
Posted By jfurf
Man! I've seen one or two of those FZ1s with the...

Man! I've seen one or two of those FZ1s with the euro/naked conversion come up for sale on Craigslist and it always blows my mind that Yamaha never imported it here.

People always love to say...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,873
Posted By jfurf
It's hilarious to me how uncreative people are...

It's hilarious to me how uncreative people are about imagining the future. Yes, we'll obviously NEVER have practical electric motorcycles because of the current limitations of existing e-bikes and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-22-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,899
Posted By jfurf
Motorcycles will always be the minority, of...

Motorcycles will always be the minority, of course, but don't discount how convenient motorcycles (and scooters) are in large, crowded cities. Motorcycles here can use the HOV lane, which is a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-08-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 16,347
Posted By jfurf
I lane filter all the time here in Atlanta. The...

I lane filter all the time here in Atlanta. The worst that has ever happened is a few honks from drivers here and there. The Atlanta and Dekalb (metro) police seem more or less ok with it. The state...
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,391
Posted By jfurf
This guy has 250,000 miles on his F4i. Yeah,...

This guy has 250,000 miles on his F4i. Yeah, they're pretty reliable. :rofl

http://www.sport-touring.net/forums/index.php/topic,71186.msg1762896.html#msg1762896

Honestly, if the F4i isn't...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,292
Posted By jfurf
Whenever I see one on the road (not often,...

Whenever I see one on the road (not often, fortunately) I think It looks like a bike for middle-aged cat ladies. It's like the PT Cruiser of motorcycles. :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 38,774
Posted By jfurf
Are you using some sort of tank risers to lift...

Are you using some sort of tank risers to lift the tank up and get more air to the airbox? I saw on SVRacingParts.com that they sell some billet ones for like $25. Seems like a quick and easy way to...
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 38,774
Posted By jfurf
Oh ok. I knew the 1000S and the 1000N had...

Oh ok. I knew the 1000S and the 1000N had different seats/subframes. So the N's seat matches any SV650 seat? If so, that's very handy to know.
Forum: Road warriors 11-12-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 38,774
Posted By jfurf
If anyone has a gel seat for the 03 Naked 1k, PM...

If anyone has a gel seat for the 03 Naked 1k, PM me! I haven't seen any on eBay. :ear

The advantage of owning the naked 1000 is that they're somewhat rare, so people think they're neat. The...
Forum: Road warriors 11-02-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 38,774
Posted By jfurf
Shameless self plug: Here's a video I shot...

Shameless self plug:

Here's a video I shot this past weekend on my SV1000n in North Georgia and North Carolina. :freaky

I was riding with my luggage on the back. From Atlanta to Asheville via...
Forum: Road warriors 10-22-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,209
Posted By jfurf
You can have that lame Bonneville. I'll take a...

You can have that lame Bonneville. I'll take a resto-modded Z1 from Sanctuary. :D

http://www.motorcycledaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/052810bottom.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
HEY. I'm 34 so Norton and BSA were barely...

HEY. I'm 34 so Norton and BSA were barely clinging to life when I was born. :D

Now personally I love both new AND old bikes so I can't speak for others, but I think the appeal of the old Brit...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
Big statement! I would go with either the...

Big statement!

I would go with either the BSA Gold Star or the Velocette Venom.

http://images.motorcycle-usa.com/PhotoGallerys/1969-Velocette-499cc-Venom-.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 10-11-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
I love the Commando's boat tail. Some of us like...

I love the Commando's boat tail. Some of us like a little junk in the trunk! :freaky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-11-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 60,876
Posted By jfurf
I ADMIT NOTHING. :rofl In all honesty, I...

I ADMIT NOTHING. :rofl

In all honesty, I only filter when traffic is stopped or moving very slowly, and always go slowly. The worst thing that ever happens is the occasional horn honk, but even...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-09-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 60,876
Posted By jfurf
I do it fairly regularly here in Atlanta when...

I do it fairly regularly here in Atlanta when traffic is super backed up (usually on the freeways). I've ridden right past numerous Atlanta and DeKalb Co. police and never had a problem. A few months...
Forum: Road warriors 10-09-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3,003
Views: 864,575
Posted By jfurf
You people are incorrigible. I ride an SV every...

You people are incorrigible. I ride an SV every day and you'd have to be insane to put it even close to this thread. :deal

Here.
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-05-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,600
Views: 219,487
Posted By jfurf
No, it's not meaningless. All bikes require...

No, it's not meaningless. All bikes require fluids/battery/etc. But some bikes have different fuel capacities, which skews the comparison. So as a metric, dry weight is actually a better tool to...
Forum: Road warriors 10-05-2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 1,600
Views: 219,487
Posted By jfurf
I always see people saying that on the internet....

I always see people saying that on the internet. But I don't agree. Wet weight is useful to know if a rider is considering buying a new/used bike or about to maybe take a test ride.

But dry...
Forum: Road warriors 09-14-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 49,441
Posted By jfurf
Shameless plug: If anyone is in the market...

Shameless plug:

If anyone is in the market for a Blackbird, I'm selling the nicest used Blackbird you'll ever see... in my not so humble opinion at least. :D
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-31-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,231
Posted By jfurf
These big Adventurer Tourer bikes are mostly...

These big Adventurer Tourer bikes are mostly popular with grown up nerds, not Billy Badasses! These are buyers who value anti-style. Look at BMW's models. Look how they all dress up in head to toe...
Forum: Road warriors 08-31-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2,352
Views: 594,967
Posted By jfurf
The Aprilia Falco has to be one of the absolute...

The Aprilia Falco has to be one of the absolute STEALS in all of motorcycling. I regularly see lightly used ones for sale on CL for right around $4k or less. :freaky

If I weren't so attached to my...
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,458
Posted By jfurf
Oh I don't care what people ride at all! Just...

Oh I don't care what people ride at all! Just don't get huffy when I go around you in a safe and prudent manner. :deal

Just last week my friends I was with had some idiots on a Can-Am try to...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,334
Posted By jfurf
Love it. But you're just scratching the surface...

Love it. But you're just scratching the surface of extinct brands! I have an Encyclopedia of Historical Motorcycles (or something like that) reference book and there are probably well over 300...
Forum: Road warriors 08-22-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,458
Posted By jfurf
I've mentally lumped the Spyder people with the...

I've mentally lumped the Spyder people with the Harley (non) Badasses and the AARP Club on Goldwings and trikes.

In other they're just another group of slow-poke lifestylers holding me up in the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-20-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 1,501
Views: 320,386
Posted By jfurf
Easier said than done. If Stoner and...

Easier said than done.

If Stoner and Lorenzo can't even pull that off, we don't have much chance either.
Forum: Road warriors 08-10-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,130
Posted By jfurf
A 1981 Yamaha? A Honda CX500? A Ninja 250?...

A 1981 Yamaha? A Honda CX500? A Ninja 250? Seriously?

He has up to 4 grand to spend! He doesn't need a ratbike.

I'd probably go with a nice 2000-2005 Suzuki Bandit 1200s or Yamaha FZ1 (or a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2012, 06:26 AM
Replies: 31,607
Views: 7,720,878
Posted By jfurf
[QUOTE=gmk999;19224025] If you're touching...

[QUOTE=gmk999;19224025]

If you're touching the pavement with your hand, things have already gone way wrong. :deal

It's not like there's some proper technique for using your hands to prevent...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,435
Posted By jfurf
Watch out for dogs! Don't ask me how I learned...

Watch out for dogs! Don't ask me how I learned this lesson on an old KZ1000 up in West Virginia a few summers ago. :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,669
Posted By jfurf
Yeah well I got pulled over on my Blackbird with...

Yeah well I got pulled over on my Blackbird with hard bags a few weeks ago outside Beckley, WV... and the nice officer gave me a warning.

THIS PROVES EVERYTHING. :D

Honestly I just get the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,669
Posted By jfurf
Keep telling yourself that! Like 65% of all bikes...

Keep telling yourself that! Like 65% of all bikes I see outside of cities have bags on 'em nowadays. The cops don't care. :deal
Forum: Road warriors 07-19-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,626
Posted By jfurf
We really need a thread devoted to the craziest...

We really need a thread devoted to the craziest customized/ruined Hayabusas.
Forum: Road warriors 07-16-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,600
Views: 219,487
Posted By jfurf
Stop posting pictures of your FJRs. They all look...

Stop posting pictures of your FJRs. They all look exactly the same. :D
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