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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 09:53 PM
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Posted By scott123007
Hypocrite much?

Hypocrite much?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
Thanks for trying to help me out Arjayes but even...

Thanks for trying to help me out Arjayes but even you couldn't dumb it down enough for Tremor to get it.

Maybe this will help a little more Tremor...

Try reading the conversation as it unfolds,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 103
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Posted By scott123007
Or...

Or not...http://internationalshipping.com/international-air-shipping/
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
Maybe I worded it incorrectly. I meant "sport...

Maybe I worded it incorrectly. I meant "sport ride", or ride competitively, as in, every bike length counts.

1000 miles is not a "sport" ride, a 10 or 15 mile set of twisties is. If your "buddy"...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
Riders, that do not ride for either sport of it,...

Riders, that do not ride for either sport of it, or competition, will never understand the power argument.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
This is "almost" as bad as the oil filter thread...

This is "almost" as bad as the oil filter thread where people go to great lengths to save 3, or 4 bucks tops, over OEM every 4 to 8 thousand miles. $.001- $.0005 per mile! WTF
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 27,104
Views: 5,286,758
Posted By scott123007
Realize also, that this engine has two sparkplugs...

Realize also, that this engine has two sparkplugs per cylinder. That's a big contributor to its ability to run without pinging, on lower octane.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-12-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 15,636
Posted By scott123007
Just as it is hard to identify with folks that...

Just as it is hard to identify with folks that say the valve adjustment is almost as easy on an S-10 as a GSW.:huh
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-03-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 15,636
Posted By scott123007
I'm telling Mike on you:D

I'm telling Mike on you:D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-31-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 27,104
Views: 5,286,758
Posted By scott123007
Can't help you with the cluster, but it appears...

Can't help you with the cluster, but it appears others have you covered. I had a charging problem with my Garmin though, and found that I needed to bend the ears of the cradle so they would clamp the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-26-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
LOL, looks like you got your canteen's and gas...

LOL, looks like you got your canteen's and gas cans mixed up:D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-23-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
You can always tell who DIDN'T come from a...

You can always tell who DIDN'T come from a V-Strom :1drink
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-07-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
A little late now... How do you think he...

A little late now...
How do you think he became his son in law :D
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-28-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,565
Posted By scott123007
If you're more of a sport rider than just a...

If you're more of a sport rider than just a pleasure rider, the V-strom will eat the S-10 for lunch in the twisties. It is 75 lbs lighter and has comparable power with great brakes and pretty good...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-27-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,250
Posted By scott123007
Why don't you tell us all about it, Big Bad...

Why don't you tell us all about it, Big Bad GOLDWING rider:huh
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-03-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 64,910
Posted By scott123007
Yes, but obviously money isn't one of them:rofl

Yes, but obviously money isn't one of them:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-15-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
Well, since we are splitting hairs, which we are...

Well, since we are splitting hairs, which we are all so good at doing, the point Tony was making was that a couple of thousands in the specs WOULD make a difference in where the nut ended up when...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-15-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 27,104
Views: 5,286,758
Posted By scott123007
If memory serves me, there is only one place on...

If memory serves me, there is only one place on that shaft with a detent where the nut can be staked, which is why it is a one use nut. If it is re-used, and torqued correctly the nut will end up in...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-05-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By scott123007
Maybe I can help. If you start your bike in...

Maybe I can help. If you start your bike in neutral with the sidestand up and put it in gear and it stays running, it is NOT your sidestand switch. So, first eliminate that. If that is not your...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-22-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,686
Posted By scott123007
No truer words have been spoken.

No truer words have been spoken.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-30-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,768
Posted By scott123007
Be advised however, that if it is an actual...

Be advised however, that if it is an actual clutch plate issue, which it could easily be if it is not an air in the line issue, it may be considered normal wear and tear (unlikely), or abuse (very...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2014, 07:23 AM
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Posted By scott123007
KoolAide will do that to you:rofl

KoolAide will do that to you:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-22-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 27,104
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Posted By scott123007
Translation: We're a posing bunch of old farts...

Translation: We're a posing bunch of old farts that spend our time oohing and aahing over each others farkles for our make believe adventures. In no way do we want it to become reality.:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 503,385
Posted By scott123007
That is to hold the condoms for the screwing...

That is to hold the condoms for the screwing you're going to get :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,857
Posted By scott123007
And THIS! LOL

And THIS! LOL
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,857
Posted By scott123007
THIS End of story!

THIS

End of story!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-14-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 685,738
Posted By scott123007
He's just cranky. He's stuck with a Tiger...

He's just cranky. He's stuck with a Tiger Explorer afterall.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-08-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,686,212
Posted By scott123007
My thoughts exactly.

My thoughts exactly.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-06-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,692
Posted By scott123007
Good one Orange Devil. I can't believe no one...

Good one Orange Devil. I can't believe no one took the bait:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-03-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 27,104
Views: 5,286,758
Posted By scott123007
Sierra, Sometimes there is a language barrier...

Sierra,
Sometimes there is a language barrier that leads to anxiety. These plates come from Spain first. I know you ordered back on Dec.12th and it was supposedly available, but they may have run...
Forum: The Garage 12-26-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,484
Posted By scott123007
Yeah, that's what I used to say too. Problem is,...

Yeah, that's what I used to say too. Problem is, I've seen too many of these "throwaway" tools on jobsites holding their own with higher end stuff. When you can buy a 4" grinder for 10 bucks or a...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,657
Posted By scott123007
So when a guy is on a V-Strom kicking your ass...

So when a guy is on a V-Strom kicking your ass through the Gap, you're ok with it because he's only riding a Japanese bike, but you're a special elite BMW rider so it doesn't count? LOL
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11,451
Views: 2,225,312
Posted By scott123007
So, again, what flavor is that KoolAid you've...

So, again, what flavor is that KoolAid you've been drinking or was it just your run of the mill Blotter Acid?
Seriously, are you out of your frigging mind?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-22-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,325
Posted By scott123007
Actually, the group of bikes you are interested...

Actually, the group of bikes you are interested in are quite diverse amoung themselves. I have ridden all, except the Ural. I have spent the most time on the DL650 Strom, the 650 Versys then the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 11,451
Views: 2,225,312
Posted By scott123007
Try going to their store. That's where they do...

Try going to their store. That's where they do everything now. :norton
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-10-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,717
Posted By scott123007
The GS is a slightly better road bike than the...

The GS is a slightly better road bike than the Tenere, but there are MANY bikes (smoother, more powerful, better wind protection) that are better than either the Tenere or the GS if ALL you are going...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-09-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,399
Posted By scott123007
DAKEZ, Two things. 1) With as much as you have...

DAKEZ,
Two things. 1) With as much as you have to say about everything motorcycling, it amazes me that you, of all people, do not know who Elena Meyers is...:ddog

2) I wholeheartedly agree with...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11,451
Views: 2,225,312
Posted By scott123007
Standing on the pegs does nothing for COG except...

Standing on the pegs does nothing for COG except maybe RAISE it. Moment of Inertia, on the other hand, becomes more flexible.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 11,451
Views: 2,225,312
Posted By scott123007
Uh, not so with ANY kind of sportbike (street or...

Uh, not so with ANY kind of sportbike (street or dirt).
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-03-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 27,104
Views: 5,286,758
Posted By scott123007
So what's that, about $100. per hp?

So what's that, about $100. per hp?
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