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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 05:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,758
Posted By B02S4
^^ THIS is the key to truly enjoying ANY of the...

^^ THIS is the key to truly enjoying ANY of the Triumph modern twins. ^^THIS


:thumb
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 716
Views: 87,088
Posted By B02S4
^ those are the biggest rear blinkers I've ever...

^ those are the biggest rear blinkers I've ever seen on a bike.
Forum: Beasts 09-19-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Awesome! If it were mine, I'd also do a full (&...

Awesome! If it were mine, I'd also do a full (& proper) wrap of those headers.
Forum: Beasts 09-18-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Those who have not BTDT just can't imagine how...

Those who have not BTDT just can't imagine how competent a properly set up Scram is at carving corners. Those who have, know. :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 09-18-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Also needs a sturdy bash plate to protect that...

Also needs a sturdy bash plate to protect that oil filter & the headers pointing off the front of the motor. :nod
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 180,301
Posted By B02S4
I tested a MT-07 today...it has a GREAT...

I tested a MT-07 today...it has a GREAT motor...awesome, really, for what it is...but on the whole, I far prefer the V7. Now I know. That said, when Yamaha offers a ADV version of the MT-07, watch...
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Tested a red FZ-07 today...what a GREAT...

Tested a red FZ-07 today...what a GREAT motor...damn near perfect...however, the whole time I was riding it, I kept thinking "what a great platform for an ADV version"...and that's when it hit me,...
Forum: Road warriors 09-14-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,758
Posted By B02S4
No worries on the mileage if it was properly...

No worries on the mileage if it was properly maintained; they are pretty bullet proof & will generally run 100k no problem. They can be had for less, however that looks like a nice one.

I suggest...
Forum: The Garage 09-11-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,536
Posted By B02S4
I sure could have used this thread a few days...

I sure could have used this thread a few days ago. An 8mm x 1.25 x 50mm hard bag mounting bolt fractured/sheared. I could not get an EZO to work, however by drilling progressively larger holes with...
Forum: The Garage 09-04-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,634
Posted By B02S4
Eastern PA, non-E is hard to come by, but...

Eastern PA, non-E is hard to come by, but available near me in 87, 93, & 100 (leaded race gas).

A carb bike can run a full whole number AFR leaner on E10 as compared with non-E, all other things...
Forum: Road warriors 09-04-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 180,301
Posted By B02S4
^ likewise

^ likewise
Forum: Road warriors 08-26-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
OP posted what appears to be a DJ dyno run which...

OP posted what appears to be a DJ dyno run which the operator only printed HP values between the OEM silencer and the aftermarket silencer...that said, HP is stronger throughout the rev range...the...
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
^ really? And how did you reach that conclusion?

^ really? And how did you reach that conclusion?
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
^ what an overgeneralized nugget of...

^ what an overgeneralized nugget of misinformation...
Forum: Road warriors 08-24-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Thanks for sharing, however the OP got a better...

Thanks for sharing, however the OP got a better looking, better sounding, better performing silencer than OEM & it makes more power across the board. I like reading what others are doing to mod their...
Forum: Road warriors 08-23-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Looks pretty good! Do you know what the...

Looks pretty good!

Do you know what the correction factor was on those dyno runs?

Did you also get a torque curve before/after?

Thanks for posting it. Ignore those who imply otherwise.
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,593
Posted By B02S4
:amazon

:amazon
Forum: Road warriors 08-19-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 238,984
Posted By B02S4
MCN (USA) tested the XG750 in the Sept 2014...

MCN (USA) tested the XG750 in the Sept 2014 issue...bottom line, gave it a 3 of 5; hated the brakes, liked the motor & handling, ergos sucked for larger riders, transmission balked on downshifts.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-17-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,158
Posted By B02S4
I currently have 1 motorcycle and 1 scooter; I am...

I currently have 1 motorcycle and 1 scooter; I am seriously thinking about replacing the scooter with another motorcycle; if I lived in a city, things might be reversed, however I don't, & I'm not...
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
No need for high-temp RTV at the head to header...

No need for high-temp RTV at the head to header connection (that's what the gaskets are for), just at the silencer to header slip-fit connections.
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Well, at least for an hour; more depending on...

Well, at least for an hour; more depending on conditions, & more is better.
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Bars & wheelbase also differ.

Bars & wheelbase also differ.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-10-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,053
Posted By B02S4
Fixed it for you...

Fixed it for you...
Forum: The Garage 08-06-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By B02S4
^ this

^ this
Forum: Battle scooters 07-31-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,040
Posted By B02S4
:fpalm

:fpalm
Forum: Battle scooters 07-30-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,040
Posted By B02S4
^ :fpalm

^ :fpalm
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Spencer is the answer to those seeking bum bliss.

Spencer is the answer to those seeking bum bliss.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-29-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By B02S4
The Rattler is far better as a solo scoot...the...

The Rattler is far better as a solo scoot...the seat is short, & so is the wheelbase.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-29-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,040
Posted By B02S4
Wait...wait...I see it too...TWO WHEELS...and a...

Wait...wait...I see it too...TWO WHEELS...and a FAIRING...and BAGS...and BARS...:D
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By B02S4
^ like :thumb

^ like :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 180,301
Posted By B02S4
The Breva 1100 is considerably stronger than the...

The Breva 1100 is considerably stronger than the Breva 750. No surprise, eh?

FWIW, the 2013 & later V7 motor is much more satisfying than the earlier version, at least stock. I was pleasantly...
Forum: The Garage 07-22-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,726
Posted By B02S4
...and it needs a top coat.

...and it needs a top coat.
Forum: Road warriors 07-22-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
The MT-07 is a relatively compact bike, however...

The MT-07 is a relatively compact bike, however unless Yamaha is shrinking the MT-07's imported into Croatia, calling it "tiny" is overstated. A Grom is tiny. The FZ-07 that I was on was parked next...
Forum: Beasts 07-22-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Remember, off-pavement use generally increases...

Remember, off-pavement use generally increases vehicle thirst.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-20-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,040
Posted By B02S4
^ between those two, I would take the Versys. ...

^ between those two, I would take the Versys.

I personally could not get comfortable on the FZ8 due to the peg position.
Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
http://www.bikebandit.com/2014-triumph-scrambler/o...

http://www.bikebandit.com/2014-triumph-scrambler/o/m155989

^ doesn't show the Triumph part #'s, however it will give you a good indication of what to look/ask for...
Forum: The Garage 07-19-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,726
Posted By B02S4
Paint work - even budget jobs - is all about the...

Paint work - even budget jobs - is all about the prep.

if I were to spend the money on a couple of rattle-cans of Rustoleum, then I would also pop for a can of primer & make sure that all...
Forum: Beasts 07-19-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
What is the impact of doing that?

What is the impact of doing that?
Forum: Road warriors 07-19-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 147,524
Posted By B02S4
Saw one in the showroom today...it looks even...

Saw one in the showroom today...it looks even better in person than it does in pics. Yamaha knocked this one out of the park.

It is a full-size bike, & impressed me as having more room than say a...
Forum: Beasts 07-19-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 21,425
Views: 6,199,800
Posted By B02S4
Max, any reason for making the angled cut?

Max, any reason for making the angled cut?
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