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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 10:29 AM
Replies: 35,945
Views: 9,221,566
Posted By Mikehusa
That's Youtube's "camera shake" editing,...

That's Youtube's "camera shake" editing, distorting the video.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-22-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 849,228
Posted By Mikehusa
Those look like a blast!!!

Those look like a blast!!!
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 12,336
Posted By Mikehusa
HAHAHA! I love and respect my wife but if she...

HAHAHA! I love and respect my wife but if she ever told me to take it back to the dealership I would come home with two.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-16-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
No issues during install, plenty of slack

No issues during install, plenty of slack
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-15-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
Yes, yes and yes. Could 1st gear be lower,...

Yes, yes and yes.

Could 1st gear be lower, yup, could it be too much of a compromise for the street, maybe, could you easily lower the gear ratio to your liking by simply swapping a rear...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-15-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
I'm running the 2" Rox with the stock handlebars...

I'm running the 2" Rox with the stock handlebars and like it very much. I'm 5"10" and it feels about perfect......for me
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-15-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
be smooooooooooooth, 25K and counting with no...

be smooooooooooooth, 25K and counting with no clutch issues
Forum: Hacks 01-15-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 514,894
Posted By Mikehusa
Wolfgang feels like he was wronged by IMZ, maybe...

Wolfgang feels like he was wronged by IMZ, maybe he was, maybe he wasn't but in his eyes he was. He's refuting a statement that was made that contradicts his experience and he's expressing that. I do...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-13-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 21,838
Views: 4,083,655
Posted By Mikehusa
I thought all US models comply with CA emissions,...

I thought all US models comply with CA emissions, now I'm curious?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-12-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 849,228
Posted By Mikehusa
no kidding, 90% of those accidents probably could...

no kidding, 90% of those accidents probably could have been avoided by just looking side to side. Maybe just off camera there were women in bikinis on trampolines, that might explain it
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-12-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 21,838
Views: 4,083,655
Posted By Mikehusa
Makes it easier off road in slow technical stuff.

Makes it easier off road in slow technical stuff.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-12-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1,787
Views: 219,353
Posted By Mikehusa
My moneys on a glazed rotor, sand the pads and...

My moneys on a glazed rotor, sand the pads and the rotor again and your issue will most likely go away, unless you bought some really long life pads then you should throw those out and get sintered...
Forum: Hacks 01-12-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 514,894
Posted By Mikehusa
Swamp boy, They are far from a perfect...

Swamp boy,

They are far from a perfect motorcycle but I think they've come a long way in 13 yrs. I don't drink the Kool Aid and readily admit they can have problems but I think they are not the...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-12-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8,328
Views: 3,320,446
Posted By Mikehusa
That is a motorcycle!!!

That is a motorcycle!!!
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-09-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
http://www.tiger800.co.uk/index.php/topic,1025.110...

http://www.tiger800.co.uk/index.php/topic,1025.110.html[QUOTE=Black Rhino;25895062]The Motech bars have a 1 1/2-2 " space off of the mount where they meet up by the cylinder head. Would I like them...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-09-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4,638
Views: 651,660
Posted By Mikehusa
You drop that bike on it's side and those Hepco...

You drop that bike on it's side and those Hepco bars hit anything, theres a good chance the offset tab mount on the head will bend allowing the bars to make contact with the head and put a crack or...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-07-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 21,838
Views: 4,083,655
Posted By Mikehusa
WTF are you talking about? research motocross...

WTF are you talking about? research motocross bikes. Most have aluminum frames now and see waaaaaaaaaaaaaaay more stress than a big bike will ever see. Also as a side note, KTM and Triumphs both have...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-07-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 32,903
Posted By Mikehusa
TKC 80 on the front for me. I get about 8 to 9k...

TKC 80 on the front for me. I get about 8 to 9k if I flip it 3 or 4 times to counter the cupping. Aggressive street and dirt riding. I ran a Mefo during a long loaded two up road trip and liked it...
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-03-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 3,085
Views: 621,388
Posted By Mikehusa
+1:clap

+1:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-03-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 849,228
Posted By Mikehusa
Now, now.........you just stick to your internet...

Now, now.........you just stick to your internet riding instruction, safely behind your keyboard and moma will give you a gentle tug on your ambilical cord when its time for bed. :lol3
Forum: Hacks 12-31-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By Mikehusa
Have only 21Km on mine. Used as a year round...

Have only 21Km on mine. Used as a year round daily driver in any weather going on two years this coming February. I have other MC's plus a truck. I do take it off road quite a bit and it has held up...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-31-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By Mikehusa
Clipped to a Camelback strap. My spot saved my...

Clipped to a Camelback strap. My spot saved my life

Railing deep sand, hit a buried basket ball size rock in a corner and was launched over the bars, flew about 15' landing in a creosote bush that...
Forum: Hacks 12-31-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6,867
Views: 2,575,402
Posted By Mikehusa
+1

+1
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 12-31-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 3,085
Views: 621,388
Posted By Mikehusa
I haven't wanted to test ride a motorcycle this...

I haven't wanted to test ride a motorcycle this bad....EVER!!!!

I'm reeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeally hoping that you are going to say how much better the WP is off road. Come on man, get off that bike...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-31-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 16,411
Views: 9,958,108
Posted By Mikehusa
I like her mosquito bite chest and am drawn to...

I like her mosquito bite chest and am drawn to her feet
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 12-31-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 21,838
Views: 4,083,655
Posted By Mikehusa
I saw an add yesterday that claimed 17%. Might be...

I saw an add yesterday that claimed 17%. Might be Uk to US gallons, not sure. The claim is about 50 miles further per tank on average. I get on average, calculated on gps, 40 to 45mpg with a 2012...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-26-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 35,945
Views: 9,221,566
Posted By Mikehusa
Don't be a doubter...........As stated, rarely...

Don't be a doubter...........As stated, rarely needed on a sportbike, I didn't say not needed. Please don't compare your level of comfort to my level of comfort in an emergency braking situation or...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-24-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 35,945
Views: 9,221,566
Posted By Mikehusa
Hence, the rear brake on a sportbike is rarely...

Hence, the rear brake on a sportbike is rarely needed. I rarely use the rear brake on my Triumph in the twisties, dual disks on a 21' and knobby can stop just fine.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-23-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 35,945
Views: 9,221,566
Posted By Mikehusa
I saw a Nicky Hayden interview where he said...

I saw a Nicky Hayden interview where he said when first getting into road racing his mechanic had to remove his rear brake peddle because he used it too much coming off of flat track bikes.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-18-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 16,411
Views: 9,958,108
Posted By Mikehusa
Wow, the passenger has gorgeous legs!

Wow, the passenger has gorgeous legs!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-18-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 460,063
Posted By Mikehusa
I was goofing as well:freaky

I was goofing as well:freaky
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-18-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 460,063
Posted By Mikehusa
Shit happens, big deal, bunch of perfect internet...

Shit happens, big deal, bunch of perfect internet riders up in here.

Both had a brain fart and probably learned to pay more attention. Betcha you keyboard critics have never raced to show off your...
Forum: Hacks 12-18-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3,008
Views: 514,894
Posted By Mikehusa
In MY opinion (there are a lot out there), throw...

In MY opinion (there are a lot out there), throw some ballast in the hack, probably about 60 lbs, and hit the road. The time lag is up to you. Some people get it quicker than others.....or crash....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-10-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 8,171
Views: 7,780,869
Posted By Mikehusa
:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3 but he's...

:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3:lol3
but he's probably the one really laughing
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-10-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,840
Posted By Mikehusa
[QUOTE=randyo;25677947]same studs that go in a...

[QUOTE=randyo;25677947]same studs that go in a car tire, I drill stud pockets and insert standard automotive studs with a pneumatic gun

Thanks, something I may look into this year.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,840
Posted By Mikehusa
Randyo, what studs do you run, and can they...

Randyo,

what studs do you run, and can they be run on pavement? There's a lot of bare roads between the snow covered roads here.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,840
Posted By Mikehusa
Granted, not a GS but still a 500lb bike....

Granted, not a GS but still a 500lb bike. Advantage of a GS is when lying on their side the jug can be used as a pivot point making it pretty easy to position. When slowing down pull in the clutch...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-08-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,840
Posted By Mikehusa
More aggressive tires and very good balance, but...

More aggressive tires and very good balance, but this is coming from someone who never rode a GS in the snow.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 12-08-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 21,838
Views: 4,083,655
Posted By Mikehusa
I haven't read all the posts after this one so I...

I haven't read all the posts after this one so I apologize if already said.

Oxfords on my two bikes are way warmer then my factory Triumph grips which do work well. I went with the factory grips...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-08-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 10,602
Views: 2,192,771
Posted By Mikehusa
That looks like a sweet deal, especially if the...

That looks like a sweet deal, especially if the 16hrs is true. depending on the damage the bottom end on the motor may be salvageable but even if its not still a good deal.
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