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Forum: Face plant 11-25-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,627
Posted By MrMez
Dude, that looks nasty as hell. Hope it works out...

Dude, that looks nasty as hell. Hope it works out ok.

Just a quick point regarding bikes following cars too closely...
Remember even a new, heavy, fat, slow SUV will usually have the latest...
Forum: Face plant 11-18-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,653
Posted By MrMez
Hope you heal fast big ears :ear Your gear...

Hope you heal fast big ears :ear

Your gear did a good job saving you, but 2 broken ankles has gotta be pretty rough.

IMHO, you are never better off 'putting the bike down'. In fact, most...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-03-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,279
Posted By MrMez
Another way people get caught... They pay...

Another way people get caught...

They pay you with a stolen credit card via paypal, the bike gets shipped off at their expense, bank/PP then figure out its stolen and a) withdraw the funds from...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-02-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 966
Posted By MrMez
Its a purpose built stunt bike. They are designed...

Its a purpose built stunt bike. They are designed to be thrown down the road with minimal damage. The tank is dented on purpose too. Its also lined with stuff to make it grippy so your feet or arse...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-01-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 966
Posted By MrMez
Bike v Body

So, here in Aus we have a bit of a stunt crew. With practising comes crashing.

http://www.mrmez.com/Stunting/S46/images/700_6468.jpg

http://www.mrmez.com/Stunting/S46/images/700_6469.jpg
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-29-2010, 11:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,217
Posted By MrMez
Hahaha. Been there, almost done that. On the...

Hahaha. Been there, almost done that.

On the very rare occasions i ride in sneaks i make damn sure i tuck my laces in. Still, every so often the come out and wrap around something. So when im...
Forum: Face plant 07-16-2010, 01:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,808
Posted By MrMez
My 1st bike, Honda NSR 150, had a bit of foam...

My 1st bike, Honda NSR 150, had a bit of foam that stuck out just few cm longer that the stand. It was in such a way that would not interfere with any normal operation, but if you left the stand down...
Forum: Face plant 07-09-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,390
Posted By MrMez
Regarding medical stuff in the US... I don't...

Regarding medical stuff in the US...

I don't know why you guys don't riot and bring the country to a standstill and demand better medical.

No country in the world pays more per capita for...
Forum: Face plant 07-08-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,382
Posted By MrMez
I know where he was. I think we all do. That...

I know where he was. I think we all do.
That place in your head. That part of your brian that says it will be ok. The part that overrides road conditions, dangers and skill level.

I used to go...
Forum: Face plant 07-08-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,390
Posted By MrMez
Hunchback of Notre Dame. Too soon? Farken...

Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Too soon?

Farken OWCH!
All that WITH a back protector? You would have been seriously farked without one. All the best for recovery.

On a side note... YOU have to pay...
Forum: Face plant 04-30-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,410
Posted By MrMez
On the plus side... with the new suspension...

On the plus side... with the new suspension geometry, you can finally get some decent handling outta that thing.
:norton
Forum: Face plant 12-21-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,507
Posted By MrMez
Motards are well easy to stunt ...

Motards are well easy to stunt

http://www.mrmez.com/Stunting/S25/images/DSC_4001.jpg
Forum: Face plant 12-20-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,041
Posted By MrMez
If you go thru faceplant, there is a story...

If you go thru faceplant, there is a story somewhere in there about a guy shifting his bike in the drive so he could get his car out. Lost his balance and dropped the bike, bumped his head. Bugger....
Forum: Face plant 12-20-2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,056
Posted By MrMez
There you have it. My 1st 'big' bike was a...

There you have it.

My 1st 'big' bike was a Honda 600RR. Amazing bike straight out of the box.
Drop in into just about any corner and get your knee down. Solid as a rock, nothing could upset it.
...
Forum: Face plant 12-20-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,041
Posted By MrMez
If you can ride for an hour 3 months after a big...

If you can ride for an hour 3 months after a big crash like that... life is good.
All the best with your recovery.

Ps. Fucken Harley riders.
Im assuming they never caught the scumbag.
Forum: Face plant 12-16-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 55,184
Posted By MrMez
Yeah kinda obvious, but still funny to see that...

Yeah kinda obvious, but still funny to see that tee and have it covered in... shit.
Gotta take ur time with the funnies tho. It may be a little soon.

Phenergan(sp?) is ok, but its over the...
Forum: Face plant 12-16-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 55,184
Posted By MrMez
Just got on to this. Prayers for your friend's...

Just got on to this.
Prayers for your friend's full and speedy recovery.


Get him a 'shit happens' t-shirt?


Its amazing to have such good buddies looking after you in, and out of hospital....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-11-2009, 07:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,651
Posted By MrMez
I still can't believe is a place like the UNITED...

I still can't believe is a place like the UNITED states, there are still varying laws when it comes to something like a motorbike helmet.

Since when is wearing a helmet optional?

I would have...
Forum: Face plant 12-02-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,605
Posted By MrMez
Sorry for you loss. Its crazy how that...

Sorry for you loss.

Its crazy how that happens. A bad off, but you think everything is going to be ok. Suddenly you get a call and its all over. How can you believe that?

The human body is so...
Forum: Face plant 12-02-2009, 12:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,240
Posted By MrMez
Yeah, bad idea. Modern cars with abs etc can...

Yeah, bad idea.
Modern cars with abs etc can stop very quickly. Unlike bikes, drivers don't need to worry about road surface, corners, skill level etc. Just smash the pedal and electronics will take...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-02-2009, 12:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,647
Posted By MrMez
I know what you mean. I do the same thing...

I know what you mean.

I do the same thing when i buy cars. I don't cover many k's so i take my time and look for a new model, maybe a year old with high k's.

I get a good price as nobody wants...
Forum: Face plant 09-09-2009, 01:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,696
Posted By MrMez
Hope everyone ends up ok... but does it make me a...

Hope everyone ends up ok... but does it make me a bad person if the image of a bike pile driving someones arm into a car made me laff???
Forum: Face plant 06-12-2009, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,626
Posted By MrMez
Cold rubber, dude. Most the ADV riders dont...

Cold rubber, dude.
Most the ADV riders dont push their bikes to the grip limits on the roads.

All tires are different. Regardless of type of tire grip levels can vary greatly with temp.

For...
Forum: Face plant 06-09-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,007
Posted By MrMez
[QUOTE=vtwin]...storage at $75 each day!... ...

[QUOTE=vtwin]...storage at $75 each day!...

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m135/rdkingryder/At-tow-yard---right-side-up.jpg

Nice to see what $75 a day gets you.
Should have hired a motel...
Forum: Face plant 05-20-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
Posted By MrMez
Bug, didnt you have a bad Dakar crash awhile...

Bug, didnt you have a bad Dakar crash awhile back????
Forum: Face plant 05-17-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,259
Posted By MrMez
Silly mistake, we have all done it. Good to be...

Silly mistake, we have all done it. Good to be unhurt tho. The sudden change in grip is what throws most people off.

And yeah... there are plenty of those... "i had to lay it down to avoid a...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,572
Posted By MrMez
My idea of riding... Im here for a good...

My idea of riding...

Im here for a good time, not a long time.

After an hour or so the race rubber on the zx6 is getting a bit hot, and the brakes are often smoking a little, and the metal...
Forum: Face plant 05-05-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,618
Posted By MrMez
Was just having this conversation a few days...

Was just having this conversation a few days back...

Took the zx6 out to have a good scratch (knee down)

Its feeling a bit mushy at first but kinda clears up after a few k's
I decide to pull...
Forum: Face plant 03-25-2009, 11:11 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 25,691
Posted By MrMez
http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-snc1/v2583/...

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-snc1/v2583/85/93/1430120500/n1430120500_286379_4542485.jpg

http://photos-a.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-snc1/v2583/85/93/1430120500/n1430120500_286384_5773144.jpg...
Forum: Face plant 03-17-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,109
Posted By MrMez
Jeeberz dude... ever heard of paragraphs? ...

Jeeberz dude... ever heard of paragraphs?

Its the internet which means light reading, not humungous blocks of text.

Hope ur ok etc, no lasting damage :)
Forum: Face plant 03-10-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,100
Posted By MrMez
Hehehe. That looks like me. Talking on the...

Hehehe. That looks like me.
Talking on the phone, eating a burger, steering with my knees with a drink in there and playing with the radio while driving thru a round a bout.
Now all i need is...
Forum: Face plant 03-04-2009, 08:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,769
Posted By MrMez
I feel your pain. I had a similar thing...

I feel your pain.

I had a similar thing happen mountainbiking...

Nice downhill section i was last, keeping an eye out on some newer riders. Misjudged a jump and landed on my head/face...
Forum: Face plant 02-14-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By MrMez
Maybe its time to quit jobs and go work for the...

Maybe its time to quit jobs and go work for the big man upstairs. Your current employer doesnt seem to be taking care of you ;)

Im a company man myself, if ya know what i mean :norton
Forum: Face plant 02-11-2009, 10:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By MrMez
Lucky dude, very lucky. Getting rear ended,...

Lucky dude, very lucky.

Getting rear ended, esp by ppl in a stolen car has disaster written all over it.

Hope u get insurance to p/u the tab.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,880
Posted By MrMez
Just get one of these... ...

Just get one of these...

http://www.highland.se/uploaded_files/20070625120703450_motard.jpg


~110kgs with fuel. 650cc single.
You will need to change the oil every 600ks and pull the engine...
Forum: Face plant 02-03-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,374
Posted By MrMez
Obviously, when it comes to your health, just get...

Obviously, when it comes to your health, just get a pro to check it out.

While anything could have happened, it sounds like a low side and you landed on your head.

Head injuries are strange. U...
Forum: Face plant 01-27-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,589
Posted By MrMez
:rofl:rofl Sry nig. Hope ur ok

:rofl:rofl
Sry nig. Hope ur ok
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-15-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,757
Posted By MrMez
I wont get into a 'my rights' and 'freedom of...

I wont get into a 'my rights' and 'freedom of choice' debate here. It goes nowhere.

In my exp, unless you are in a 3rd world country you have to wear a seat belt. Bikes are more dangerous, so you...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-12-2009, 11:17 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,757
Posted By MrMez
I dont get that, really. AUS isnt particulaly...

I dont get that, really.
AUS isnt particulaly progressive, but even here you cant even smoke in public places anymore. Yet in some states in USA from what i know you can still legally ride without a...
Forum: Australia 12-10-2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 915
Posted By MrMez
So THATS how they are paying for the $1,000...

So THATS how they are paying for the $1,000 bullshit bonus.

Oh well, time to flog the v8 and get that v12 ive been eyeballing.
They didnt say anything about 12s did they??
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