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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 04:40 PM
Replies: 36,666
Views: 9,592,496
Posted By alekkas
Actually, I believe she is running her fingers...

Actually, I believe she is running her fingers through the fur on your dong.
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 04:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,066
Posted By alekkas
Yup. So, so for JNRobert and this particular...

Yup. So, so for JNRobert and this particular quest, fine Japanese bikes seem out. I think it has been distilled to something like this:

"Safest" bet is the BMW
"Sexiest" bet is the Duc...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-28-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,943
Posted By alekkas
Agreed. My father in law too. Especially around...

Agreed. My father in law too. Especially around 2AM making yet another pitcher of martinis. Eventually, by around 3 or 4:00, I believe him...

I think it is cool your father in law cares about...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-28-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 36,666
Views: 9,592,496
Posted By alekkas
My 919 too - and it works. Don't ask.... :muutt

My 919 too - and it works. Don't ask.... :muutt
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-27-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 36,666
Views: 9,592,496
Posted By alekkas
Yea! Back to pics and ripping on people! Spring...

Yea! Back to pics and ripping on people! Spring is surely coming.
Btw- something tells me if he was a little less zealous, she'd likely be a little more relaxed.
Forum: Road warriors 03-27-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By alekkas
The leftover z1000 is a far better bike. To me,...

The leftover z1000 is a far better bike. To me, both new, same price, is a no brainier unless there is something about it that offends you.
Forum: Road warriors 03-24-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 64,294
Posted By alekkas
oh my. That is badass! :eek1

oh my. That is badass! :eek1
Forum: Road warriors 03-24-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,410
Posted By alekkas
SO there were some small changes in the 90's. ...

SO there were some small changes in the 90's. The one you are looking at usually needs a fork brace if spirited riding. Also that year had some cam lobe pitting. Many just ignore it and still ride...
Forum: The Garage 03-22-2015, 12:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,466
Posted By alekkas
Yeah, that's your winner.

Yeah, that's your winner.
Forum: The Garage 03-21-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By alekkas
Maybe Different type of Tire Question

SO this is probably more of a tire philosophy question.

Short version: Shouldn't I be getting a softer, better grip tire in front as I continue to work on my sport riding and more importantly,...
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,410
Posted By alekkas
SO this thread is kinda all over the place. ...

SO this thread is kinda all over the place.

The Connie and ST1100 are fine two up machines. So is the 650 for what it is. So is the Bandit 1200. So what KIND of two up are you looking for?
...
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4,456
Views: 533,906
Posted By alekkas
So it's not on the floor. They said it is posted...

So it's not on the floor. They said it is posted for pre order because they are close to delivering. Sorry guys don't mean to add to the fugazi element of the thread.
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4,456
Views: 533,906
Posted By alekkas
I'm going to racer cafe for spark plugs this...

I'm going to racer cafe for spark plugs this weekend. Will report back - though I agree - doesn't look like there is a live example on the floor.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-20-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,264
Posted By alekkas
Best place: Smack dab in the middle of it. Then...

Best place: Smack dab in the middle of it. Then no matter which way you go, you're getting the hell outta Texas.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-20-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,264
Posted By alekkas
Really Uke? You're gonna bust me out on that? ...

Really Uke? You're gonna bust me out on that? Pullleeeze. That was funny shit right thar. Don't matter who you are. :freaky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-20-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,264
Posted By alekkas
Which one? Wyoming in the Summer,...

Which one?


Wyoming in the Summer, Southern Utah in the winter would do me just fine. Out East, Asheville is about as cool a 4 season city as I know for living / riding. HOWEVER, with my family...
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,559
Posted By alekkas
Baba, My buddy in the Montana has a red first...

Baba, My buddy in the Montana has a red first year as his bike for when friends come over. A few hundred miles on it each time I visited (twice). He is very fast. I had an absolute blast on that...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,559
Posted By alekkas
Thanks for posting. I am sure there are many...

Thanks for posting. I am sure there are many people with your bike experience and riding style that will benefit greatly.
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 985
Views: 202,406
Posted By alekkas
Nothing about that made me think "sexist," just...

Nothing about that made me think "sexist," just that I'm glad we're not family :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 78,990
Posted By alekkas
Like I said in the other thread - I really...

Like I said in the other thread - I really underestimated how cool the white looks until these pics. Can't wait to see one in person.
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 101,871
Posted By alekkas
Well, I have to say, though I seldom like yellow...

Well, I have to say, though I seldom like yellow bikes, that Gen 2 yellow scheme really looks good to me - especially offset by the flat and glossy black. Even better in person.

Of course, that...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-14-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,707
Posted By alekkas
How did the chopper lose him? They were SO on...

How did the chopper lose him? They were SO on him.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-14-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,707
Posted By alekkas
SO it was wrong and all that. It seems to me,...

SO it was wrong and all that. It seems to me, though, were it not for the chopper ... er helicopter, he would have gotten away.

Though I guess they would have run his plate and just waited in his...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,208
Posted By alekkas
You're only as old as the woman you feel believes...

You're only as old as the woman you feel believes she is :wink:

Ahhh yes! My friend :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,032
Posted By alekkas
BTW - everything I say about squid wannabe's...

BTW - everything I say about squid wannabe's applies to me at 49 years old and a bit on the heavy side.

Waiting for my new exhaust to come in (Friday) I noticed two "squids" on the way home from...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,788
Posted By alekkas
Randomly, chiming in - full is obviously more...

Randomly, chiming in - full is obviously more protective. I personally can't handle that for off/on and slow through some 30mph town. Just a freak, what are ya to do. Modular is the only way to go...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 36,666
Views: 9,592,496
Posted By alekkas
Hey, at least for this pic, they aren't riding...

Hey, at least for this pic, they aren't riding pillion, so good for them! If just posing, agree....
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,444
Posted By alekkas
Jon, to kinda disagree about the Kaw 900, around...

Jon, to kinda disagree about the Kaw 900, around here, probably since the 900's are still in production, on the Kaw side of things, 1600's can often be found for same and often cheaper. I'm talking...
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 44,783
Posted By alekkas
Harley Advantage The shirts Harley...

Harley Advantage
The shirts
Harley Disadvantage
The shirts

My wife doesn't generally like branded shirts - doesn't believe me when I GUARANTEE her, if we rode one, we'd have the shirts.
Forum: The Garage 03-08-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By alekkas
Found an exhaust pipe wrap that actually serves...

Found an exhaust pipe wrap that actually serves excellently as a gasket. The original connection had none. All clamped down, running, no leaks. Woohoo. Will let the group know if the wrap...
Forum: The Garage 03-07-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By alekkas
That's what I've heard. So any other...

That's what I've heard.

So any other ideas? Some short of exhaust tape out there to wrap around the Y pipe before slipping the slip on on? Basically, anything to cover the slits.... If temp...
Forum: The Garage 03-07-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By alekkas
JB Weld On Exhaust Pipe?

Hi guys, On a 919. I cut the slip ons off (don't ask). Bottom line is I over cut a little on each side of the Y pipe where it connects with the muffler - NOT at the head. Thinking a little JB...
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 64,294
Posted By alekkas
I like how the review differentiates between what...

I like how the review differentiates between what would likely get the better lap time and which is more (exciting? impressive?).

For a first impression ride, those seem like some gut reaction...
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,605
Views: 990,270
Posted By alekkas
If that is the headlight tightening bolt going...

If that is the headlight tightening bolt going through the fairing, I am certainly in love. Old school goodness right thar.
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,144
Posted By alekkas
Yeah, big V for low $ the vulcans really do well....

Yeah, big V for low $ the vulcans really do well.

I had a 1600. Those and the 15's are more relaxed ergos than the 17's. Also older, so cheaper.
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3,605
Views: 990,270
Posted By alekkas
Can't stop thinking about this Mv. That fine...

Can't stop thinking about this Mv. That fine quartet looks the part and sounded as good when he fired it up.

http://i1014.photobucket.com/albums/af267/alekkas/Motorcycle/IMG_2238_zps2426e946.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3,605
Views: 990,270
Posted By alekkas
Said you are displaying actions of one ---...

Said you are displaying actions of one --- though, I guess you are making the case.

How many times have you written "_________ had to do make it personal." over the years?

Anyway, I'll end my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-04-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 14,422
Posted By alekkas
Midnight on the cul de sac. Finish working on my...

Midnight on the cul de sac. Finish working on my 919 with D&D's on it. 1/2 open the garage door to get perfect projection. Fire it up and blip away. Neighbors love me! Actually, they do, but...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1,821
Views: 278,025
Posted By alekkas
Yup, A "good" year for me is 10-15K due to winter...

Yup, A "good" year for me is 10-15K due to winter bleh. On a more positive note, almost all those miles are pleasure rides / weekends / one long trip a year (about 5K). (since having a bike does...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3,605
Views: 990,270
Posted By alekkas
The difference is posting something you feel is a...

The difference is posting something you feel is a beautiful machine that others may disagree on rather than displaying actions of a douche' just to make a point. :norton


Saw this beaut at...
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