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Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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An engine can be tuned to lose hp to gain...

An engine can be tuned to lose hp to gain effective torque. It's done all the time. As you say, "it's not rocket science".

It is a drivability factor that you tune to for the purpose. The...
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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I bet you read that on the internet.

I bet you read that on the internet.
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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I think the fact I poo-pooed on the 3hp gain has...

I think the fact I poo-pooed on the 3hp gain has some lost on my point. If a lighter, better sounding, better looking (all subjective) exhaust is what you are looking for than this IS what you have...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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I shall counter on a 70hp bike, a 3hp gain is...

I shall counter on a 70hp bike, a 3hp gain is absolutely unnoticeable. You are paying for a different sounding muffler. I would guess that the good news is this new muffler does not lose any hp.:evil
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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THAT"S AMAZING! Almost a 3.5hp increase at 9000...

THAT"S AMAZING! Almost a 3.5hp increase at 9000 rpm! WOW!!!!:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 08-13-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,752
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Mine, as it is now. I find it a wonderful...

Mine, as it is now. I find it a wonderful platform to do many things!
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-13-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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Yup, just saw that.

Yup, just saw that.
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,752
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I can pretty much get any Phillips head screw out...

I can pretty much get any Phillips head screw out with a straight blade screwdriver too. Does not mean I'm using the right tool for the job.

That said, I ride my Bonnie with Ducati Monsters and...
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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Yamaha makes the twin you mention but we don't...

Yamaha makes the twin you mention but we don't get it. MT03 I think its called?



http://www.helmethairblog.com/images_old/yamaha_MT03.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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I'm not saying this fits, but the two are close...

I'm not saying this fits, but the two are close in design so perhaps something is in the works...
http://www.motomachines.com/Centerstand--Yamaha-FZ09_p_4947.html
Forum: Road warriors 08-09-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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That looks like my last BMW just to change the...

That looks like my last BMW just to change the air filter!
Forum: Road warriors 07-28-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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Yamaha makes a set of spools that are integrated...

Yamaha makes a set of spools that are integrated into the chain adjuster which allows wheel removal. see 'em here......
Forum: Road warriors 07-19-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
Posted By none
Who cares?

Who cares?
Forum: Road warriors 07-16-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
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I know this is the Duke forum but since you...

I know this is the Duke forum but since you mentioned "others", I am also in the Duke or others consideration mode...Check out the Yamaha FZ07. I was impressed.
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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It just amazes me how little motorcycle dealers...

It just amazes me how little motorcycle dealers know about their product. In calling local dealers (today) about purchasing an FZ-07 the responses range from..."not until next year" to "we are only...
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 143,672
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I'd say, not even the car behind you!

I'd say, not even the car behind you!
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 26,305
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I like the presentation of the FZ07 and I say...

I like the presentation of the FZ07 and I say presentation as I have not thrown a leg over one. If it adds up in person for me I may even get one.
I have taken a close look at the NC and it is a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 246,680
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The range of the Triumph twins gets muddied here...

The range of the Triumph twins gets muddied here quite a bit. T100,SE,Thruxton,Scrambler are all the same bike on a factory theme ride. The RAT forum best divides them in specifics. That is what you...
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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Did you just crawl out from under a rock?

Did you just crawl out from under a rock?
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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What the hell LR? You DO realize this is the Road...

What the hell LR? You DO realize this is the Road warrior forum right? Love that photo dug into the sand!!
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 207,029
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I raced motocross to 2 regional championships and...

I raced motocross to 2 regional championships and thousands of miles in enduro using drum brakes (front and rear!) with never a failure. (70's-80's) I would have full confidence with the "modern"...
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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First time I saw it at the dealer it was still in...

First time I saw it at the dealer it was still in the crate and I loved it. Yesterday I got to sit on it and take a closer look...Beautifully done.

It is quite a small bike by BMW standards. In...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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Saw one at the dealer yesterday, love it. Off to...

Saw one at the dealer yesterday, love it. Off to check my lottery ticket numbers....
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 177,308
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I would bet some pinheaded American and his...

I would bet some pinheaded American and his lawyer have something to do with it.:huh
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 246,680
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https://scontent-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t1/18...

https://scontent-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t1/1898247_610229219031738_1268940194_n.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 2,001
Views: 575,392
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Cherohala Skyway was a bit dicy yesterday!

https://scontent-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t1/1898247_610229219031738_1268940194_n.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 02-13-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 622,709
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A clean bike is the sign of a mental...

A clean bike is the sign of a mental disorder.:1drink
Forum: Road warriors 02-01-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 237,074
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Damit! Sorry, promised myself I would not do...

Damit! Sorry, promised myself I would not do that! I meant, they will only see those welds when they replace the stock exhaust with a LOUDER aftermarket one.
Forum: Road warriors 02-01-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 237,074
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Yea, really? The only time an actual Harley rider...

Yea, really? The only time an actual Harley rider will see those welds is waiting for the tow truck on the Dragon to get it out of the ditch.
Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,087
Posted By none
Looks perfect for that machine!

Looks perfect for that machine!
Forum: Beasts 01-09-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21,365
Views: 6,180,117
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That bike has some serious mods to it including a...

That bike has some serious mods to it including a USD fork and many others, I would add an up and over caliper mount and I would take that bike just about anywhere however...be prepared for an...
Forum: Road warriors 12-13-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 177,308
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I agree 100%!

I agree 100%!
Forum: Road warriors 12-12-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 237,074
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That photo is of Chinese smog and it's causes are...

That photo is of Chinese smog and it's causes are industrial pollution not motorcycles or cars. It's very well documented. A viral photo with incorrect correlation makes your point none too smart...
Forum: Road warriors 11-25-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,945
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Actually it's 384 lbs exactly with oil and a full...

Actually it's 384 lbs exactly with oil and a full tank of gas. Rounding up 116 lbs was a bit much, even for internet "facts" no?:rofl

Or did you mean to say WITH all those listed options it...
Forum: Road warriors 11-25-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,945
Posted By none
They could easily sell me this bike.

They could easily sell me this bike.
Forum: Road warriors 11-21-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 177,308
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I don't think I'd say totally different, shaft vs...

I don't think I'd say totally different, shaft vs chain is no real road going feel in difference, more gas? I tend to stop at around 150 miles regardless of capacity. And the weight is a wash when...
Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 622,709
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Actually is states, "This model replaces the...

Actually is states, "This model replaces the CB1100 in the UK market but will run alongside the similarly updated standard bike in other countries."

I can only assume that interpretation of MCN...
Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 622,709
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Looks like the 1100 is getting some new parts,...

Looks like the 1100 is getting some new parts, some extra letters in the name and an extra gear in the tranny for the new model year.
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-18-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 174,513
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I'm not sure but I think he just said your wife...

I'm not sure but I think he just said your wife has a big butt!:eek1
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 237,074
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Just wanted to be clear (where have you heard...

Just wanted to be clear (where have you heard that before) that you ain't gonna go to the dealer and find that "model" on the floor.

Don't get me wrong, I like 'em. I'm not in the demographic...
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