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Forum: GS Boxers 12-22-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 18,790
Posted By AirForceDirt
let's all take a step back and look at this from...

let's all take a step back and look at this from a numbers standpoint: How many BMW drive shafts have failed, when compared to how many BMW driveshaft bikes have been sold? As I recall, its around...
Forum: Australia 11-18-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,498
Posted By AirForceDirt
you know you need to reconsider your marital choice when...

...your wife would rather your kid grow up to be gay than ride a motorcycle
Forum: GS Boxers 10-23-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,232
Posted By AirForceDirt
Since many Carbon exhaust systems are titanium...

Since many Carbon exhaust systems are titanium wrapped with carbon fiber, its really an aesthetics choice. I understand off-road is different, and durability is a much more pressing concern. I have...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-22-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,648,131
Posted By AirForceDirt
"THAT'S where I parked it!" "Shit, now...

"THAT'S where I parked it!"
"Shit, now what?"
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-22-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,648,131
Posted By AirForceDirt
Thumb +19:clap:clap

+19:clap:clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-18-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,648,131
Posted By AirForceDirt
I'd vote for this one. I like the "Well, now...

I'd vote for this one. I like the "Well, now what?" look.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-18-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,648,131
Posted By AirForceDirt
I humbly submit the following for consideration

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-good-bike-photos/HPIM0457/537023254_LEh6f-L.jpg

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-good-bike-photos/tracey2/690551055_PS5CY-L.jpg

...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-07-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,780
Posted By AirForceDirt
No, but you're assuming that the press knew...

No, but you're assuming that the press knew everything and was able to report the exact time-line of events during these shenanigans, and therefore have based your argument off of the aforementioned...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-07-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 724
Posted By AirForceDirt
Dos won't let you format it's own root drive. I...

Dos won't let you format it's own root drive. I can format hard drives, but there's only one drive, and it can't format its only drive.

Yes, I know DOS, thank you for assuming otherwise. Since...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-03-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 724
Posted By AirForceDirt
I had a laptop, recently, get hit by a root...

I had a laptop, recently, get hit by a root virus. I replaced it. You're pretty much out of luck unless you can get someone to completely format the hard-drive and re-install everything for you. I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-03-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,780
Posted By AirForceDirt
Yes, because the press always knows the exact...

Yes, because the press always knows the exact time frame of events when they report on them hours or even days after the event took place.
Forum: Australia 09-24-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,796
Posted By AirForceDirt
To answer the original question: No, you...

To answer the original question:

No, you can't question the mods. If you try to in a respectful, non-bitchy way, complete with cases of gross negligence and overt abuse of power, you'll get...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-25-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,767
Posted By AirForceDirt
Come on people. You don't have to agree with...

Come on people. You don't have to agree with what the OP is trying to do, but stop giving unsolicited, and repetitive, advice.

When people see you ride a motorcycle, do you want them coming up...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,853
Posted By AirForceDirt
The black plastic spark plug cover on the end of...

The black plastic spark plug cover on the end of the cylinder head

Single Spark
http://www.sierrabmwonline.com/images/cylinder_head_protector.jpeg

Twin Spark...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-17-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4,332
Views: 853,895
Posted By AirForceDirt
http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Travel/June-09-Trip/HP...

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Travel/June-09-Trip/HPIM0643/566020532_ASz4d-M.jpg
http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Travel/June-09-Trip/HPIM0648/566021144_FQVXy-M.jpg

Okay, so I don't even live anywhere...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-28-2010, 10:19 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 198,573
Posted By AirForceDirt
I kinda like it. Though, I'm sure that's the...

I kinda like it. Though, I'm sure that's the ugliest production bike paint color. It looks kinda cool, even with the down-syndrome headlights.
Forum: Road warriors 02-22-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,924
Posted By AirForceDirt
I don't know which PC you're looking at, but the...

I don't know which PC you're looking at, but the PC3 for my 1150R comes with a new O2 sensor, so it does still use one, just not the crappy narrow band stock one.

It looks like, from PC's...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2010, 05:06 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,924
Posted By AirForceDirt
You only disconnect it long enough to plug the...

You only disconnect it long enough to plug the Power Commander inline with the O2 sensor. It still uses all the sensors and electronics of the original ECU, it just overrides most of it.

I'm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-20-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,195
Posted By AirForceDirt
I hate that! My 'stitch does that too me all the...

I hate that! My 'stitch does that too me all the time. Problem is, it lets it pool up while I'm not paying attention, then right when I'm distracted by a corner or a car or something..WHAM...crotch...
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,924
Posted By AirForceDirt
Now just find a way to make that rusty-looking...

Now just find a way to make that rusty-looking underbelly pipe disappear (cover it with something) and you have a decent looking naked canyon carver.

I imagine it'd be easy to turn with bars that...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-02-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,195
Posted By AirForceDirt
I don't think it matters how much you ride, just...

I don't think it matters how much you ride, just that you do whenever you can.

Sure, I live in Tucson, so of course its over 70 degrees all day every day and never cloudy, or so the people who...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-29-2009, 06:46 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,617
Posted By AirForceDirt
Having grown up in colorado, I will flash my...

Having grown up in colorado, I will flash my highbeams at cars and bikes to indicate some sort of hazard, usually deer. I'm not better than the soccer mom driving her 2.4 children home in the little...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-18-2009, 02:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,033
Posted By AirForceDirt
If you want something smaller/shorter, and easier...

If you want something smaller/shorter, and easier to maneuver around the city, but still reliable, relatively low maintenance, and comfortable for you and the occasional pillon, I'd suggest the...
Forum: Road warriors 12-18-2009, 02:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,270
Posted By AirForceDirt
I love my 04 1150R. Don't have the rockster, but...

I love my 04 1150R. Don't have the rockster, but the normal one is just fine for me. I've put something close to 20,000 miles on it since I got it last September; ranging from short rides through...
Forum: Road warriors 11-22-2009, 12:10 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 44,792
Posted By AirForceDirt
HDR. Its kinda a photoshop thing. I had a...

HDR. Its kinda a photoshop thing. I had a friend take the pictures and we had them 'rendered' in a few minutes.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-02-2009, 07:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,811
Posted By AirForceDirt
It'd be a fun story for my cell-mate too. ...

It'd be a fun story for my cell-mate too.

"So, what're you in for?"

"I jumped the speed bumps at the main entrance, then tried to jump the anti-vehicle plate. That last one didn't end too...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2009, 10:27 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,811
Posted By AirForceDirt
The vehicle barriers here look like huge steel...

The vehicle barriers here look like huge steel plates sunk into the ground. I've never seen them opened but I guess they are pretty nasty. Supposedly much more effective than the post-type ones...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,811
Posted By AirForceDirt
Sometimes I'll get a little over-zealous on the...

Sometimes I'll get a little over-zealous on the "speed humps" coming in the gates at the base. What did they expect people would do when you put a 10in tall, table-top speed hump that's about 4 feet...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-01-2009, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 441
Posted By AirForceDirt
This thread is gonna get retitled "set your...

This thread is gonna get retitled "set your clocks back or your cats will (pics)" if this keeps up.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-01-2009, 07:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 441
Posted By AirForceDirt
Move to Arizona? I haven't changed my clock...

Move to Arizona?

I haven't changed my clock in two years...its great. Little weird trying to remember what time it is in the rest of the country, but oh well.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-23-2009, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4,720
Views: 1,748,951
Posted By AirForceDirt
Not really mine, per se. But my bike, so it...

Not really mine, per se. But my bike, so it counts right?

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-good-bike-photos/tracey2/690551055_PS5CY-XL.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2009, 11:23 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 44,792
Posted By AirForceDirt
http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-goo...

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-good-bike-photos/Tracey/690551205_rhKwa-XL.jpg

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Really-good-bike-photos/tracey2/690551055_PS5CY-XL.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-20-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 3,345,882
Posted By AirForceDirt
http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/photos/567367832_pQJhm...

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/photos/567367832_pQJhm-L.jpg
Grand Tetons, June 09
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-21-2009, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3,719
Views: 731,896
Posted By AirForceDirt
Dirk (the camera bike) likes to lean his k12, but...

Dirk (the camera bike) likes to lean his k12, but the camera angle makes it look closer to the ground than it really was. And that was sunrise, not sunset, I just made it a bit darker because it was...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-21-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3,719
Views: 731,896
Posted By AirForceDirt
<object width="425" height="344"><param...

<object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/a082KEkPoDM&hl=en&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param...
Forum: Vendors 09-12-2009, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 556,000
Posted By AirForceDirt
Okay, so this may not be the usual idea, but has...

Okay, so this may not be the usual idea, but has anyone ever asked about making a set of spoked wheels for a road bike? I'm thinking about the look of my R1150R with spoke-wheels and was curious if...
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2009, 03:06 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,427
Posted By AirForceDirt
Isn't this one of those things you should check...

Isn't this one of those things you should check before you buy a bike? "If I get this stuck, can I get it out by myself?" If not, then you probably shouldn't buy that bike. If you require some sort...
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2009, 09:27 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 44,792
Posted By AirForceDirt
I know mine came with them. I have a stock 1150R...

I know mine came with them. I have a stock 1150R rear brake line, SS, that I pulled off when I replaced it with a longer one to accommodate the shorter torque arm (read: for sale if someone wants...
Forum: Road warriors 08-02-2009, 06:53 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 44,792
Posted By AirForceDirt
http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/photos/567367832_pQJhm...

http://trav3ler.smugmug.com/photos/567367832_pQJhm-XL.jpg
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-05-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15,698
Views: 1,307,443
Posted By AirForceDirt
Okay, so after riding Mt Graham today, I've...

Okay, so after riding Mt Graham today, I've rediscovered why I ride alone so much. Its not that they're "bad" riders, but I don't think any of them know how to corner. To them, a fun ride is...
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