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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 07:24 PM
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Posted By SRG
filmfan - sounds like zero tolerance for at least...

filmfan - sounds like zero tolerance for at least 3 perfectly legal actions (slow truks, DL passes (of slow moving vehicles), going through yellow lights). How does that work? Louder than stock pipes...
Forum: Trials 05-25-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,152
Posted By SRG
OP said "backyard fun" - exactly how big is your...

OP said "backyard fun" - exactly how big is your english garden?

I have no problem riding a modern trials bike (2005 Beta Rev 3) for an hour, woodland trails or otherwise, and the gas tank holds...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By SRG
Please don't take this the wrong way. You...

Please don't take this the wrong way.

You need to:

Know what sprockets are on your bike now.

Know what the stock sprockets are/were.

Read/research/understand the effects of changing the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,059
Posted By SRG
Excellent riding by both. I wonder which one got...

Excellent riding by both. I wonder which one got to the morgue/hospital first?
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Most lions do not live in zoos and none should.

Most lions do not live in zoos and none should.
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By SRG
Look at the first gen. Ducati Multistrada's -...

Look at the first gen. Ducati Multistrada's - esp. the 2006 620. Might be the bike for you. Nice ones can be had for less than $5k.
Forum: Trials 05-19-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,152
Posted By SRG
I'd get in touch w/ shops and clubs like the ones...

I'd get in touch w/ shops and clubs like the ones listed below and let them know what you are looking for.

http://www.tryalsshop.com/

http://trialstrainingcenter.com/
...
Forum: Trials 05-19-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,152
Posted By SRG
Totally disagree on the vintage bike being what...

Totally disagree on the vintage bike being what you want, esp. the 200 Reflex idea. My brother in law had one. No power or torque, heavy, crappy suspension and brakes. Makes all those maneuvers you...
Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Fail. No murse or lattie.

Fail. No murse or lattie.
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2015, 04:28 PM
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Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Folks in Atlanta don't do 70 on the highway...

Folks in Atlanta don't do 70 on the highway anymore? When I was there it was more like 80. The quickest way for me to get to one of the better riding areas around is 20 min of interstate (w/ a 1500ft...
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2015, 03:48 PM
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Posted By SRG
Kyns - I'm bored today, so I'll try once more. ...

Kyns - I'm bored today, so I'll try once more.

I never said 80mph was max. I did say w/ your gearing 80mph = +_10,000rpm. That's allot, with very little more to give. Around here, I do need to go...
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2015, 12:52 PM
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Posted By SRG
Kyns - So you didn't answer 2 simple questions,...

Kyns - So you didn't answer 2 simple questions, but chose to be insulting instead. You seem to think I'm new to bikes (as if that would matter) and you couldn't be more wrong. Here's a clue, my first...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2015, 05:12 PM
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Posted By SRG
GW said "My DRZ is awesome, I've got it set up...

GW said "My DRZ is awesome, I've got it set up how I like it, except for the highway which is still higher RPM than I'd like."

Kyns reply "And yes, it really is a Whirr on the vid. Amazing, i...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-16-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
"Taking the lane" is so yesterday. In this...

"Taking the lane" is so yesterday.

In this brave new cycling world we take the other lane.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-16-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,299
Posted By SRG
And quit reading books. You are safer that...

And quit reading books.

You are safer that way, trust me.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-16-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,299
Posted By SRG
Margate, South Africa. Alex, please stay...

Margate, South Africa.

Alex, please stay home.
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,908
Posted By SRG
A decade from now the list will completely...

A decade from now the list will completely different and with any luck I'll be riding one of the bikes on it.
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2015, 02:48 PM
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Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
That list is blows. None of those air cooled...

That list is blows. None of those air cooled antiques belong on it. There are so many good bikes they left off, including the mighty WRR. Others they missed - KTM 640's, Husaberg 570, Husky 610/630...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,908
Posted By SRG
That list blows. Here's why: No Husky...

That list blows.

Here's why:

No Husky 610/630.

No Husaberg 570.

No BMW 450x.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
Don't really understand the "dynamic" of your...

Don't really understand the "dynamic" of your post - please explain.

You aren't clairvoyant too are you?
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2015, 06:54 AM
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Posted By SRG
"So anyone got any suggestions on a big bore...

"So anyone got any suggestions on a big bore thumper for the ocasional gravel road blast and street hooliganism?"

570 Husaberg, if you can find one.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
That was awesome. I did get lucky w/ the wife...

That was awesome. I did get lucky w/ the wife last night. No protection though, I hope you are wrong about needing it.

Please tell me more, perhaps something a little more useful, like who's going...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-06-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
Why are you wasting your clairvoyant gift...

Why are you wasting your clairvoyant gift predicting such trivial detail? There are so many more interesting things I'd like to know in advance - can you help a brother out?
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Just when you thought he couldn't get any better...

Just when you thought he couldn't get any better - from HARD Ertzberg worthy dirt bike riding, the mighty Kyns is also a Rossi beating FULL attack roadracer too. Just wait till he gets to the FULL...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6,710
Views: 1,031,432
Posted By SRG
Don't bother w/ the subframe tank. It's...

Don't bother w/ the subframe tank. It's problematic and only holds a gallon. The Safari front tank holds 2 gallons, for a total of over 4 gallons. You should be able to get 50 mpg barring extreme...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-30-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,515
Posted By SRG
I recon I'll take the very long list of douchbag...

I recon I'll take the very long list of douchbag Porsche drivers over the LS rednecks and Acura urban punks.

Just kidding, mostly.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-30-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
If the cyclist was in the bike lane the bear...

If the cyclist was in the bike lane the bear could pass safely, or he could have used the pull off behind them. Doing either one would have avoided the situation in the pic. Maybe a mirror would help...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-29-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,515
Posted By SRG
No Porsche flat 6? Or VW flat 4? ...

No Porsche flat 6?

Or VW flat 4?

Getting in w/ the Saturn rocket first.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-29-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By SRG
My sister and brother in law own this one: ...

My sister and brother in law own this one:

http://www.va-guesthouses.com/cottages.php?accommodation=Seven+Gables+Log+Cabin

PM me if you are interested.
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By SRG
No, the rear hubs are not all cush. Only the LC4...

No, the rear hubs are not all cush. Only the LC4 engined bikes had cush hubs. The fronts w/ the same size axle are a direct fit.
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 855
Posted By SRG
Option 3 - none of the above. $4k + will buy...

Option 3 - none of the above.

$4k + will buy a perfectly good KTM EXC. Find a nicely set up one that's got a tag.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-12-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7,970
Views: 485,524
Posted By SRG
I think you should add ships, trains, airplanes...

I think you should add ships, trains, airplanes and rockets.
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Little testy for the cool Finn. What exactly did...

Little testy for the cool Finn. What exactly did I say that isn't true? The CT will go most anywhere and the 3 bikes I mentioned are quite different. So is the WRR.

No, I have not ridden a WRR....
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
My CT90 will go everywhere the Berg will. Maybe...

My CT90 will go everywhere the Berg will. Maybe 28hp is overkill and the real right number is 7hp. Works for Nathan.

The Berg is quite different from the 525 KTM of my BIL and both are different...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
Lookie yonder Kyns! That thar is a blue mosickle...

Lookie yonder Kyns! That thar is a blue mosickle that's gots powa, some real nice shocks and don't weigh as much as yall's pet pig. And it ain't orange, it's blue! What in tarnation's goin on?
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 17,905
Views: 1,012,922
Posted By SRG
I'll bet that the accessory motors on a modern...

I'll bet that the accessory motors on a modern luxury car/truck have more than, just a guess, maybe 28hp?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-26-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,748
Posted By SRG
We need a new thread for this. If it gets started...

We need a new thread for this. If it gets started I'll play along till it gets old and ugly.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-26-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,748
Posted By SRG
WR said "Come on, try to find an example where...

WR said "Come on, try to find an example where non-SI units are superior, I'm listening."
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-26-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,748
Posted By SRG
ly and c are units of measurement and not metric...

ly and c are units of measurement and not metric or SI, yet are still used when appropriate.

Someone said here that such a thing does not exist.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-26-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,748
Posted By SRG
Trip - A light year is a specific distance unit....

Trip - A light year is a specific distance unit. The speed of light is, strangely enough, a specific speed unit. Best not to mix them up.

1ly = 9.460731e+15m. Which is simpler?

1c =...
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