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Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
That was in 2006. It's 2014 now, times and...

That was in 2006. It's 2014 now, times and technology have changed.
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
Well the AMA accepted it. Any dispute had to be...

Well the AMA accepted it. Any dispute had to be filed at the event, within 30 minutes of the run. It's a done deal. I think this says something about both the AMA and Motus.
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4,168
Views: 688,832
Posted By Dave in Wi
If that's the case I'd better pick up a used one...

If that's the case I'd better pick up a used one soon. Before they start appreciating like the GB500, Transalp, CBX, etc.
Forum: Road warriors 12-05-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
I'm a budget-bike buyer, but my next street bike...

I'm a budget-bike buyer, but my next street bike WILL have ABS. I've gotta think the target buyer for this bike will expect it, and quite possibly some of the other high tech features like traction...
Forum: Equipment 11-30-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 190,843
Posted By Dave in Wi
A very small amount of play is normal. Are the...

A very small amount of play is normal. Are the bearings smooth and quiet? If you take off the " hub cap" you should see a castle nut with a cotter pin holding it it place. If you pull the pin and...
Forum: The Garage 11-17-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 474
Posted By Dave in Wi
You might want to try Tire Rack's website, that...

You might want to try Tire Rack's website, that might give you some leads. They might list bolt patterns & offset, might let you compare to other vehicles.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-12-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5,012
Views: 489,538
Posted By Dave in Wi
It now needs a battery, so he lowered the price...

It now needs a battery, so he lowered the price to 2900.

How much is a battery for a DR650?
Forum: The Garage 11-09-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,014
Posted By Dave in Wi
Here in the US a lot of times roof pitch is...

Here in the US a lot of times roof pitch is called out by a number over 12 inches. In this case Trailer Rails roof slopes 4 1/2 inches vertically in every 12 inches horizontal. Hope that makes...
Forum: The Garage 11-08-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,284
Posted By Dave in Wi
It does slope slightly toward the furnace, and...

It does slope slightly toward the furnace, and it's a straight shot without and sags. The furnace guy said the intake didn't need to be glued back together, so I reassembled it with a coupler dry...
Forum: The Garage 11-08-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,014
Posted By Dave in Wi
Fwiw, here are my thoughts. I'd go with...

Fwiw, here are my thoughts.

I'd go with stick built. You could build it yourself, a pole building you probably couldn't. (You might wish you hadn't sold your skid steer, you might have been able...
Forum: The Garage 11-08-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,284
Posted By Dave in Wi
Well heating season is here so I thought I'd dig...

Well heating season is here so I thought I'd dig up this thread and update those who tried to help me.

Where we left off, it was late winter and I was trying it figure out what was going on. ...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-02-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,397
Posted By Dave in Wi
Thanks for that, I was beginning to think the...

Thanks for that, I was beginning to think the Burgman folks had no sense of humor!
Forum: Road warriors 10-30-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 131,870
Posted By Dave in Wi
The Calfab lettering made me think it was an 80's...

The Calfab lettering made me think it was an 80's piece from another bike.
Forum: Road warriors 10-30-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 647
Views: 131,870
Posted By Dave in Wi
Very nice. I'm curious about the swing arm, what...

Very nice. I'm curious about the swing arm, what bike was it made for, and what did you have to do to make it fit?
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,095
Posted By Dave in Wi
I'm thinking 70 year old mechanics can't be...

I'm thinking 70 year old mechanics can't be rushed.
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
Brian Case of Motus used to be head of design for...

Brian Case of Motus used to be head of design for Confederate so it makes sense there's a connection.

Interesting thing in the article, the engine is available with a supercharger that takes it to...
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
Great, now they are going to have to rename that...

Great, now they are going to have to rename that model. :-)
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4,168
Views: 688,832
Posted By Dave in Wi
2013 Honda CB1100

I wonder if Honda will ever offer the CB1100 in colors like that. They used to offer the CB750 (Nighthawk) in "vintage" livery in the Japanese market.
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
Those will be in the accessory catalog.

Those will be in the accessory catalog.
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
That EPA certification took FOREVER!

That EPA certification took FOREVER!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-15-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 3,521
Views: 185,392
Posted By Dave in Wi
Saturday does look like a nice day, might be a...

Saturday does look like a nice day, might be a while before we see another like this. I'm doing the " southern Wisconsin guided trail ride" outside Middleton Saturday however. Should be a fun day!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-14-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 22,094
Posted By Dave in Wi
Tried to go to lunch in Ridgeway a few weeks ago,...

Tried to go to lunch in Ridgeway a few weeks ago, but a friend got a flat on his new Vstrom. Maybe it was a blessing in disguise. :-)
Forum: The Garage 10-07-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,669
Posted By Dave in Wi
It probably wouldn't hurt to pick up a repair...

It probably wouldn't hurt to pick up a repair manual before you go any farther.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-07-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,443
Posted By Dave in Wi
I only took a couple of pictures with my phone,...

I only took a couple of pictures with my phone, here they are.

Hope this guy didn't ride too far.
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/10/07/etaha3a5.jpg
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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-05-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,443
Posted By Dave in Wi
I'm going with snowmobile gear over motorcycle...

I'm going with snowmobile gear over motorcycle gear, at least on the way to breakfast. Hope I don't get too hot!
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4,168
Views: 688,832
Posted By Dave in Wi
Cool, last time I checked it wasn't possible. ...

Cool, last time I checked it wasn't possible. So, what is the "real" top speed?

Going to be at the Slimey Crud tomorrow?
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4,168
Views: 688,832
Posted By Dave in Wi
2013 Honda CB1100

Top speed is electronically limited to about 110 mph or about 180 kmh.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-24-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,535
Posted By Dave in Wi
The theft of the Cannonball Run bikes sparked my...

The theft of the Cannonball Run bikes sparked my memory of this theft. I began wondering what, if anything came of it.

The only thing I was able to find on the Internet was a post on the Classic...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-23-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 81,192
Posted By Dave in Wi
New: ...

New:



http://i203.photobucket.com/albums/aa93/davitk/IMG_20140922_132150_869_zpsfgbf15bm.jpg (http://s203.photobucket.com/user/davitk/media/IMG_20140922_132150_869_zpsfgbf15bm.jpg.html)[/QUOTE]...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-21-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1,428
Views: 81,192
Posted By Dave in Wi
Madison Area Photo Tag

According to the Google there are a number of Union Cemeteries in this area. I know I've ridden past one, but it wasn't "this " one. You found one, got the pic, on to the next tag.
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 131,870
Posted By Dave in Wi
Official ZRX thread

Mine aren't that impressive either. They certainly look like they would be great with the gold, three piston calipers. They just aren't that powerful. I will be trying some different pads someday....
Forum: Road warriors 09-19-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 647
Views: 131,870
Posted By Dave in Wi
There aren't a lot of problems with the ZRX. I'd...

There aren't a lot of problems with the ZRX. I'd look it over very well to be sure it hasn't been down. If a ZRX runs on it's side it can starve the crank bearings for oil & fail at any time... Or...
Forum: The Garage 09-13-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 197,438
Posted By Dave in Wi
I bought a couple of air impacts from HF years...

I bought a couple of air impacts from HF years ago. Both totally worthless. I could stop them from spinning with my bare fingers. No torque whatsoever.
Forum: Road warriors 09-07-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,458
Posted By Dave in Wi
reverse trike?

I've ridden Spyders but not the new Polaris. The Spyder is fun in its own way. I could see getting one if physically I couldn't do 2 wheels. It is totally different feeling as others have pointed...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-02-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,397
Posted By Dave in Wi
Thanks Bandito2 for some useful information.

Thanks Bandito2 for some useful information.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-29-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,397
Posted By Dave in Wi
What's the latest thinking on a current make &...

What's the latest thinking on a current make & model for a car tire on a Burgman 650? I've Googled a Bridgestone 165/65 R14 Potenza RE92, but the post was a few years old.

It's for my dad,...
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4,031
Views: 465,129
Posted By Dave in Wi
HD met the letter of the rules for AMA, they sold...

HD met the letter of the rules for AMA, they sold the required number of bikes (I wanna say 200) in Poland.

Motus does not have 500 frames available for sale through dealers.

Read into that...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,453
Posted By Dave in Wi
Is that true for all HD models? I see a lot of...

Is that true for all HD models? I see a lot of FLs towing trailers. Gold Wings too. My first thought was, I bet it's not recommended but since I've seen so many, maybe the manufacturers make...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,453
Posted By Dave in Wi
I'd be curious about that too. Does the owners...

I'd be curious about that too. Does the owners manual say anything about what the towing capacity is?
Forum: The Garage 08-15-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,675
Posted By Dave in Wi
Tvpierce nailed it.

Tvpierce nailed it.
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