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Forum: Old's Cool 04-07-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 842,148
Posted By Jason F.
ahhh the great tire muncher. Man those are hard a...

ahhh the great tire muncher. Man those are hard a rear hoop. Great bike though. I loved my 1st gen 600 Bandit. They are weak in the suspension department but nothing a good shock and some...
Forum: Road warriors 11-08-2013, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
More power is fine as long as it does not come at...

More power is fine as long as it does not come at the expense of size, handling, fuel mileage, fuel range, increased purchase price, increased maintenance issues, increased maintenance costs, or a...
Forum: Road warriors 11-08-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
Bring back the gear driven cam 800cc 5th gen...

Bring back the gear driven cam 800cc 5th gen motor. Tune it up a bit.
Bring back the under seat tucked exhaust of the 6th gen.
Keep those lovely wheels of the '14 above.
Keep the adjustable seat...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-31-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2,169
Views: 1,083,211
Posted By Jason F.
If you can only have one the campground at Barber...

If you can only have one the campground at Barber Motorsports Park on what looks like a really nice day is not a bad choice. Vintage Festival Weekend?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
They are not terribly high quality but you are...

They are not terribly high quality but you are welcome to download/keep any of the pictures of you or your friends. I will look on the other camera that failed and see if I have any others of you...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-16-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Very nice, I really enjoyed following the trail...

Very nice, I really enjoyed following the trail and the riders through the different sections.

I must admit that in my 8 years of attending I had not paid much attention to the Vintage Trials or...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Not so much as a mosquito bite for me this year,...

Not so much as a mosquito bite for me this year, and I went hiking in the woods on the cross country and trials trails all day Saturday. Never even used bug spray.

In fact I can not say I have...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-14-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Well I brought my nice camera and lugged it out...

Well I brought my nice camera and lugged it out into the woods Saturday morning for the Observed Trials competition. About a 5 or 6 shots in it died. I was left with a camera phone so I just set it...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Oh yes good point. Helmets are required and the...

Oh yes good point. Helmets are required and the vehicle must be street legal and tagged. They will stop you if you are riding without a lid.



Yes free standing metal firepits are allowed. Plan...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Also there is Good People in Birmingham but they...

Also there is Good People in Birmingham but they have limited tour hours. Tap room is open 7 days a week though.

If you are coming or going north up I-65 there is Blue Pants Brewing in Madison...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Will do :freaky

Will do :freaky
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Will be down again this year, camping in lot C...

Will be down again this year, camping in lot C again as well.

Thinking about just doing the trailer thing this year since my riding partner is on a WR250R this time around. Not the best thing for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,321
Posted By Jason F.
Yes you can ride your bike around the perimeter...

Yes you can ride your bike around the perimeter road, the campground area, and the parking paddock areas. You can not ride it in the swap meet area unless you have a vendor pass/spot.

Yes you can...
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
It certainly does look to be mounted to the bars....

It certainly does look to be mounted to the bars. The angle of the screen is in line with the bars (slightly turned) and not with the bike. That is what make very little sense to me. The bottom of...
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
Any shots of that bike from the front or an idea...

Any shots of that bike from the front or an idea of what screen that might be. It looks very vertical, unlike the standard VFR screen. It also looks to mount very differently that a standard screen. ...
Forum: Equipment 07-24-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,000
Posted By Jason F.
Installed a receiver hitch on a Chevy and mounted...

Installed a receiver hitch on a Chevy and mounted up one of the heavy duty hitch carriers for a friend. I can not remember the brand of the hitch carrier or the Cap he had on his tuck but it was the...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-04-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,097
Posted By Jason F.
I would not win that battle. She has laid claim...

I would not win that battle. She has laid claim to this one. It was her birthday present and I stole her last motorcycle from her. She is not going to let it happen again.
Forum: Old's Cool 06-04-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 842,148
Posted By Jason F.
Cross post from the battle scooter sub forum. ...

Cross post from the battle scooter sub forum.

1998 Honda Helix. Two previous owners. 2750 original miles. $1400 bucks and that included the new $100 battery. Rode it home. My wife is happy since...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-04-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,097
Posted By Jason F.
Yes in many ways it is about new. It has two...

Yes in many ways it is about new. It has two previous owners and only 2760 miles.

First owner was a lady who owned it 4 months. She apparently had a minor tip over judging from the light scuffs...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-03-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,097
Posted By Jason F.
Rode the new scoot home today

Technically it is for the wife. I have had so much fun on it today I may very well have to find one for myself.

1998 with 2760 miles :huh
Not perfect but mechanically it seems really solid so...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-20-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1,535
Views: 74,463
Posted By Jason F.
Really disappointing food, great margaritas, a...

Really disappointing food, great margaritas, a bit pricy for Mexican since it is in East Nashville. Way, way crowded at anything close to a normal dinner time also mostly because it is East Nasty.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2,736
Views: 1,370,326
Posted By Jason F.
They also included quads in the event today. That...

They also included quads in the event today. That amount of power with the traction to back it up was a sight to behold. Not sure you could get me on one of those. I think the 2 wheeled bikes were...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2,736
Views: 1,370,326
Posted By Jason F.
There were riders age 6 to better than 60. It was...

There were riders age 6 to better than 60. It was hard to tell who was having more fun but I had the most fun watching these young guys dice for position.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2,736
Views: 1,370,326
Posted By Jason F.
Well it was a miserable rainy day today, good...

Well it was a miserable rainy day today, good thing the races were indoors!:clap

I volunteered to work track side flagging the indoor flat track races today at Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville, TN....
Forum: Road warriors 04-25-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
Interesting, the ones I got were actually better...

Interesting, the ones I got were actually better quality than the OE levers. CNC machined with much less slop and wiggle in the pivots and joints. There were a few small burrs I might have rejected...
Forum: Road warriors 04-21-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
Put some of those cheap CNC anodized ebay levers...

Put some of those cheap CNC anodized ebay levers on my 98 VFR and had zero issues. Such a simple job to swap out I can not think of any tips to give.
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
That is some serious dead animal on your seat.......

That is some serious dead animal on your seat.... and tank.

Mine is just a bit smaller.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/310312_2416970904884_2129371092_n.jpg
Forum: Face plant 05-23-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 18,124
Posted By Jason F.
This thread reminds me why I have never gotten on...

This thread reminds me why I have never gotten on my motorcycle with laced shoes of any kind and why all my pants fit fairly snug around the ankle of my boots.

I will say I have dropped mine...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-14-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 842,148
Posted By Jason F.
Throw in some sort of supermoto or small dual...

Throw in some sort of supermoto or small dual sport and you have a deal. I am actually about to work a deal on a goldwing for long distance touring and want a hooligan bike for my daily commute and...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-14-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2,169
Views: 1,083,211
Posted By Jason F.
Only recent one I have. The view from the...

Only recent one I have.

The view from the vestibule right around dawn over the lake at Wind Creek State Park in Alabama. Not a bad view but an overpriced RV campground and a less than friendly...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-14-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 842,148
Posted By Jason F.
Many of my bikes have been sub $1500 and...

Many of my bikes have been sub $1500 and definitely sub $2000.

1982 CX500 Custom $500 as pictured with spares to take care of the shot fork seals and brakes. Sold it for far more years later. ...
Forum: Racing 05-09-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,609
Posted By Jason F.
Relative, I guess it would be in the sense that I...

Relative, I guess it would be in the sense that I know the easiest path to pulling things like this off is to have a national organization behind you. For the auto club we were buying our insurance...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
I need a front right brake rotor for my 98 VFR....

I need a front right brake rotor for my 98 VFR. Previous owner apparently bent the darn thing, had a couple gouges like it got dropped. If anyone happens to have a spare in good shape for a...
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 217,116
Posted By Jason F.
Absolutely amazing pictures. That just got shot...

Absolutely amazing pictures. That just got shot up onto the top ten list of things I must see before I die. Inspiration in a photograph.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-31-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8,227
Views: 3,244,086
Posted By Jason F.
Old Fart Elimination.... Wish I had half the...

Old Fart Elimination.... Wish I had half the knowledge those "old farts" have forgotten in the last few years.
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
Well I like to camp off the bike and a tent,...

Well I like to camp off the bike and a tent, sleeping bag, self inflating pad, rain gear, tool kit, jet boil, spare fuel bottle, spare water bottle, and a few extra bits of clothes really fill up the...
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,598
Posted By Jason F.
I have Givi racks and Givi 35L side bags on mine....

I have Givi racks and Givi 35L side bags on mine. They are rock solid and have given me absolutely no issues but they are wide. I have clipped a trash can twice when maneuvering around gas pump...
Forum: Vendors 11-28-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,470
Posted By Jason F.
Just wanted to add a bit of feedback for Eric. ...

Just wanted to add a bit of feedback for Eric.

I sent him a very busy design for a printed sticker and he took a fair bit of time to redraw and convert the design to one that would work for a cut...
Forum: Ride reports 11-22-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 217,116
Posted By Jason F.
Subscribed and waiting for the updates. Great...

Subscribed and waiting for the updates. Great photography. I so need to add a hack to the garage, maybe my better half would ride with me more.
Forum: Racing 10-25-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 18,862
Posted By Jason F.
Exactly. I have done a fair bit of flagging and...

Exactly. I have done a fair bit of flagging and corner working, not as much as you but I have been out there with four different organizing bodies over the last 20 years or so. Even low levels of...
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