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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-18-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 8,336
Posted By TXRKC
Lighten up. It was a joke. I wasn't "dumping" on...

Lighten up. It was a joke. I wasn't "dumping" on HOG riders. I ride a Harley and couldn't care less what anyone else rides. I was making a comment about the OP being too picky. I agree w/ him on the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-18-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 8,336
Posted By TXRKC
Road Captains sure are getting picky these days. ...

Road Captains sure are getting picky these days. :norton
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-11-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,382
Posted By TXRKC
I asked the same thing once after hitting a dog. ...

I asked the same thing once after hitting a dog. I was told that even though they've run off the road, they're scared and they run back to where they just were because they (in their mind) were safe...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-03-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,206
Posted By TXRKC
I read a while ago that they dont wear full face...

I read a while ago that they dont wear full face helmets and all the gear so that they are less intimidating to the public. If I remember right, it was an LEO that posted that.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-03-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,754
Posted By TXRKC
Unless it was an unbelievable deal, I wouldn't...

Unless it was an unbelievable deal, I wouldn't buy a high mileage bike. There are way too many low mileage bikes on the market. My Road King is just north of 60,000 miles and I figure I'd have to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-13-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 14,272
Posted By TXRKC
There's a difference in buying a $2,000 and a...

There's a difference in buying a $2,000 and a $10,000 (or more) bike. A ~$2000 bike, pay cash. Paying $10,000 or more for a motorcycle, I can understand financing. That being said, for some reason I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-13-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,238
Posted By TXRKC
Just get her the standard girl bike, the Harley...

Just get her the standard girl bike, the Harley Sportster.

The Hondamatics were Gods joke on the motorcycling world.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-24-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,570
Posted By TXRKC
WOW!!! You are hardcore!

WOW!!! You are hardcore!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-24-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 1,573
Views: 347,756
Posted By TXRKC
My first thought was that he had just come out of...

My first thought was that he had just come out of a corner and was trying to accelerate hard and the rear end fishtailed and the driver lost control. But I've never been on the road and dont know if...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-10-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 415,395
Posted By TXRKC
When my GF and I are out riding on back roads,...

When my GF and I are out riding on back roads, sometimes out of the blue instead of the low, two finger, too cool to wave, wave, I'll raise my hand over my head and wave back and forth like a little...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,819
Posted By TXRKC
Just stand it up on the center stand. Should...

Just stand it up on the center stand. Should make it easier to get around the bike.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-01-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 415,395
Posted By TXRKC
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 04-30-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,804
Posted By TXRKC
Do you check your tire pressure? I have a Road...

Do you check your tire pressure? I have a Road King also. I run 36psi in the front tire and 38 in rear tire. The front tires last a little over 20k miles and the rears last between 15k-18k miles.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-30-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 415,395
Posted By TXRKC
A few years ago I was leaving a bar and had just...

A few years ago I was leaving a bar and had just started up my bike (Road King) and these 2 ladies walk out. One of them asked me if that's my bike (I'm sitting on it and had just started the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,544
Posted By TXRKC
I'm sure I use 100% of my bikes performance every...

I'm sure I use 100% of my bikes performance every single time I take it out of the garage. I ride a Harley so I max it out just leaving my neighborhood. At least that's what I read on this forum...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-02-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 136,857
Posted By TXRKC
http://i1060.photobucket.com/albums/t449/TXRKC/pho...

http://i1060.photobucket.com/albums/t449/TXRKC/photo_zpseb88f23d.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-02-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,829
Posted By TXRKC
I rode since I was about 5 years old. Got...

I rode since I was about 5 years old. Got married, kept riding. Had my first son and within a few weeks of him being born, I had a couple close calls. Once somebody ran a stop sign and missed me by a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-24-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 415,395
Posted By TXRKC
It doesn't matter what Harley builds, nobody (or...

It doesn't matter what Harley builds, nobody (or almost nobody) on this site will buy it. I've seen people repeatedly say that if Harley had a sport bike, they'd buy it. When they had Buell, nobody...
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1,562
Views: 174,837
Posted By TXRKC
I think Victory is most likely on it's last leg. ...

I think Victory is most likely on it's last leg. It was designed to compete with Harley as the other American motorcycle. After nearly 20 years, it hasn't happened. Now Polaris is once again...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-29-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,747
Posted By TXRKC
This sentence had absolutely nothing to do with...

This sentence had absolutely nothing to do with the rest of your post. I'm curious why you added it. Also, I ride a Harley and I wouldn't be the slightest bit impressed. She stood on the pegs, big...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9,508
Views: 1,917,916
Posted By TXRKC
I agree. I thought it was more funny than...

I agree. I thought it was more funny than stupid. She'd never been around motorcycles until we met. It made me laugh. My friend and I still laugh about it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9,508
Views: 1,917,916
Posted By TXRKC
My ex wife had sat on my bike while on the center...

My ex wife had sat on my bike while on the center stand one day, put her hands on the grips, twisted the throttle and said "Oooh, this is loose!". :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 67,530
Posted By TXRKC
I'm too lazy to go back and get all your Harley...

I'm too lazy to go back and get all your Harley bashing quotes. It's always entertaining when somebody buys a non Harley cruiser and then tries to convince everyone else (and themselves) in post...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,295
Posted By TXRKC
I'll differ from the majority here. Your car is...

I'll differ from the majority here. Your car is a 2000 so I assume it's paid off. I say fix it and keep it. You said you'll buy another car in 6-8 months anyway. Yes, you'll need to keep it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-15-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 22,423
Posted By TXRKC
:huh

:huh
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-13-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 9,508
Views: 1,917,916
Posted By TXRKC
1. I ride a Road King. 2. She was...

1. I ride a Road King.

2. She was actually a pretty attractive lady.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-13-2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9,508
Views: 1,917,916
Posted By TXRKC
One night I had met a friend at a local bar. Had...

One night I had met a friend at a local bar. Had my 2 drinks and was leaving. I had parked directly in front of the front door of the bar. I was just getting on the bike when 2 ladies walked out...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-29-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 284,300
Posted By TXRKC
Uhm....... It doesn't.......

Uhm....... It doesn't.......
Forum: Road warriors 11-28-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,101
Posted By TXRKC
HDTalking.com It's pretty much a straight...

HDTalking.com

It's pretty much a straight forward HD site. They dont allow any inappropriate language, name calling, trolling, etc. There's a lot of well written "How To" threads. It's...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-20-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 415,395
Posted By TXRKC
Probably never. They dont build the type of bike...

Probably never. They dont build the type of bike you like, dont buy one. If they did, most people saying "when will they build something id want to ride?" will just find another reason why it's not...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 54,866
Posted By TXRKC
Go buy an 1100 for a couple thousand dollars, fix...

Go buy an 1100 for a couple thousand dollars, fix it up however you want it and go riding.......

As far as the F6B, I love the way it looks. I've always liked Hondas. I'm not big on the digital...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-13-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By TXRKC
I cruise @ 75 daily omw back and forth to work. ...

I cruise @ 75 daily omw back and forth to work.

Also, I'd second the Argyle area, but the land can be expensive. There's a lot of money moving into that area. Personally, I dont think too much...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-12-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By TXRKC
I actually live in Lewisville. There are some...

I actually live in Lewisville. There are some decent areas and some ares you dont want to live in. Two neighboring cities ar Flower Mound And Highland Village. The housing is a bit more expensive...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-12-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 1,573
Views: 347,756
Posted By TXRKC
In slow mo, you can see he he wasn't touching the...

In slow mo, you can see he he wasn't touching the brake, but you can see him roll off the throttle. As soon as he rolls off the throttle, he loses the front end.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,697
Posted By TXRKC
I dont understand why everyone is making such a...

I dont understand why everyone is making such a big deal about planning your gas stops. I've done a couple thousand mile days, and I just got gas when I needed it, or if I felt like I needed to stop...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,100
Posted By TXRKC
I cant imagine HD is too worried about VICTORY. ...

I cant imagine HD is too worried about VICTORY. I have no idea what their (VICTORY) sales numbers are. Just going by what I see in my area (Dallas / Fort Worth area), I honestly cant remember the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,698
Posted By TXRKC
A couple years ago, I met a friend of mine at a...

A couple years ago, I met a friend of mine at a restaurant late at night. She had parked toward the back of the lot, so when we were leaving, I walked her to her car and she drove me up to my bike. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-19-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,521
Posted By TXRKC
320 pounds? Come on back when you almost drop...

320 pounds? Come on back when you almost drop your 800+ pound Harley.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 351
Views: 33,481
Posted By TXRKC
This reminded me of the only time I remember ever...

This reminded me of the only time I remember ever telling my ex wife no to something she wanted to do. She enjoyed riding on my bike with me. Then one day we were out and had stopped for lunch some...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 351
Views: 33,481
Posted By TXRKC
I've wondered about this same question before. ...

I've wondered about this same question before. Not necessarily just regarding motorcycles, but in general. I have friends that cant do much of anything because it'll upset their wife or gf. I dont...
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