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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-04-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
My second old change at 3200 miles the oil was...

My second old change at 3200 miles the oil was looking pretty beat and the shifter works better now, I may well do 3000 mile oil changes too.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-03-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9,685
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,535,819
Posted By Starkmojo
http://i1153.photobucket.com/albums/p505/Starkmojo...

http://i1153.photobucket.com/albums/p505/Starkmojo/cb0c77f1baa8df36068424bfabf81462_zpsp1exjgwe.jpg

I have for sale a Canondale CAAD 8 from 2007. It's been used but cared for. It's 63cm. I have a...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-27-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 10,186
Posted By Starkmojo
I am not saying the old way was perfect, but it's...

I am not saying the old way was perfect, but it's a good idea. I would say that to be said you should not be able to ride anything larger than what you passed your test on... So pass on a 250, ride a...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-27-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 10,186
Posted By Starkmojo
You don't get it do you, why the hell do you...

You don't get it do you, why the hell do you think we have roads? And stoplights, and the currency to trade goods for services, and the electricity to build things to move on roads? GOVERNMENT....
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-24-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 10,186
Posted By Starkmojo
When I first moved to Washington State, you had...

When I first moved to Washington State, you had to pass the drivers test on a bike over 850cc in order to get an 850cc plus endorsement. I think that's a fine alternative. You have to show you can...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-22-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 38,204
Posted By Starkmojo
Now your neighbor knows that whe the zombies show...

Now your neighbor knows that whe the zombies show up, shoot you first...

It's not who as the most bullets, it's who lands a bullet first. With neighbors like you I would start looking at a longer...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-21-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,908
Posted By Starkmojo
Try Depends to help with that.:evil Looking...

Try Depends to help with that.:evil

Looking through this thread there is a lot of ass loosing, not much ass losing. I personally could use to lose some of my ass, except it would make my belly...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-21-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,676
Posted By Starkmojo
I had a front tire blow out at 75 mph. Lucky for...

I had a front tire blow out at 75 mph. Lucky for me it was on a long stretch of lonely straight highway. Still longest 20 seconds of my life till I got the bike stopped.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-21-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
I would just show them the manuals suggested...

I would just show them the manuals suggested shift points and say "I was following the manufacturers reccomendations" .. If you could do it with a straight face :lol3
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-16-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
I would rather trash the cans than the bike. ...

I would rather trash the cans than the bike.

Also, IMHO- Panniers your afraid of taking on a trip kinda defeats the whole reason for panniers. YMMV.:lol3
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-15-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,923
Posted By Starkmojo
I wonder with the general inability to merge of...

I wonder with the general inability to merge of Oregon drivers how this would work. My belief is that there is a hatred of anyone getting ahead of you in traffic, unless the driver sees an opening...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-15-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 13,543
Posted By Starkmojo
Laugh Not 100% true, but damn near and funny at the...

Not 100% true, but damn near and funny at the same time.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-13-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 13,543
Posted By Starkmojo
I love my HJC. Just make sure the chin is locked...

I love my HJC. Just make sure the chin is locked before the freeway on ramp. The force or the chin popping up at 80 mph is ... Harsh :eek1
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-13-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
I didn't like it at first either. It kinda grows...

I didn't like it at first either. It kinda grows on you... It's like you, only in reverse!:lol3
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3,620
Views: 1,052,736
Posted By Starkmojo
I got one off eBay for 35$, it worked great.

I got one off eBay for 35$, it worked great.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
I had 705 rear on my TDM I thought it was ok (...

I had 705 rear on my TDM I thought it was ok ( they didn't make. Af front tire for that bike and I ended up using a Kendra bias ply.) definitely capped ten bike out at 90mph ( the Kendra) I never...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
Naw we would just call you the Beluga Pod. ...

Naw we would just call you the Beluga Pod.

You want double standards us matte gray bikers aren't even allowed to form our own club.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
No it's just the shock of Pluric producing...

No it's just the shock of Pluric producing attractive offspring!:lol3

BTW sorry your daughters ex is a a Pig. I am lucky as my eldest is the only one dating and his GF is a good person. Hope the...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-10-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 13,543
Posted By Starkmojo
I remember I was looking at a modular helmet that...

I remember I was looking at a modular helmet that was rated DOT, but the chin gaurd wasn't ... Which made me think the chin was cosmetic. Mine (HJC) is rated DOT only with the chin down, which makes...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-09-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 13,543
Posted By Starkmojo
How the hell did a helmet thread end up here?

How the hell did a helmet thread end up here?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-08-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
I am probably about the same. I am not pushing my...

I am probably about the same. I am not pushing my ride hard enough to make stickier tires worthwhile anymore. I like good solid performance for long miles.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 03-08-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 13,543
Posted By Starkmojo
I think in the end its a personal decision. If a...

I think in the end its a personal decision. If a person knowing the safety risks uses a shortie helmet... well that there is a choice.

Personally I use a full face modular helmet 99% of the time...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-08-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
I would a define a good tire as "one that works...

I would a define a good tire as "one that works for the application you need"
I would define a cheap tire as "one that wears unevenly, separates prematurely or otherwise fails to perform as...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-07-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
$200 is also my ER copay. rubber keeps the...

$200 is also my ER copay.
rubber keeps the rubber side down...just sayin
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-07-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 13,568
Views: 823,994
Posted By Starkmojo
Peterman just read about your dog. Its the devils...

Peterman just read about your dog. Its the devils deal that dogs live such short lives.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-07-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
Someone, somewhere was saying this about gas, but...

Someone, somewhere was saying this about gas, but how is it that people can buy a 15K$ motorcycle then get cheap on tires?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-01-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
after two crashes sounds like if you want to sell...

after two crashes sounds like if you want to sell your bike it will be with Craig.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-26-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
Let me elaborate: five kids, no garage. I built a...

Let me elaborate: five kids, no garage. I built a 8x12 shed that I share with a million bicycles. This leads to Storage concerns. I have one set of shelves for all my bike gear. I keep my next oil...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-26-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
At first I thought the tenere was a little quiet...

At first I thought the tenere was a little quiet but then I realized that I was frequently leaving for work between 5-6 in the am on it and I am sure the stock exhaust has done wonders for the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-26-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,831
Posted By Starkmojo
I have a 13 and I love the bike. At 6' 6" 36"...

I have a 13 and I love the bike. At 6' 6" 36" inseem and long arms for my height ( basically this makes me a long legged gorilla ) I have never sat on a bike that came so close to fitting me out of...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-26-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
Because I value my time. Maybe this is from...

Because I value my time. Maybe this is from working 2800 hours a year and having five kids but if I can go to the dealer ( or similar local shop) and get the right filter it's totally worth it.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-22-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 2,373,580
Posted By Starkmojo
I happen to know the seller pretty well. He takes...

I happen to know the seller pretty well. He takes good care of his shit.
http://portland.craigslist.org/wsc/mcy/4902158301.html
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
Hey I am not endorsing the practice, just...

Hey I am not endorsing the practice, just mentioning that tight valves produce more performance right till the snap off and lodge in your piston. :eek1
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
When your pushing a bike that weighs almost the...

When your pushing a bike that weighs almost the same as an ST with half the ponies... Some will do what they can. Me I was riding a rolling classic and didn't want to mess with a rebuild.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 28,419
Views: 5,785,849
Posted By Starkmojo
I have heard that slightly tight exhaust valves...

I have heard that slightly tight exhaust valves will improve performance, and back in the thread and locknut days some folks with SOHC motors would run them pretty tight and just check them every 500...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
Hey and I need some tires... Let's throw that in...

Hey and I need some tires... Let's throw that in there too.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-20-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
I used to be a cheap fuel freak.... One thousand...

I used to be a cheap fuel freak.... One thousand dollar valve job cured me. I am glad you haven't had problems, and if I am spending an extra couple bucks a fill up for peace of mind, I am ok with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-20-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 9,685
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,535,819
Posted By Starkmojo
Pics please !

Pics please !
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-20-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
I get 2-3 more MPG using E free. Not worth the...

I get 2-3 more MPG using E free. Not worth the expense, but I buy it anyway because I never know when my bike is going to sit for a month or two and I hate to think about ethanol eating my investment...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-14-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 26,188
Posted By Starkmojo
:rolleyes :dhorse

:rolleyes
:dhorse
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