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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 07:53 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 4,187
Posted By TheProphet
Note though that you would be totally...

Note though that you would be totally unconscious, and therefore wouldn't actually experience anything, nor remember anything.

I see a "Non-Issue". :huh
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... Yesterday, 04:10 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,867
Posted By TheProphet
Thumb I have a Yard Machines Model # 31AH64EG700....

I have a Yard Machines Model # 31AH64EG700. Bought it three years ago, and NOTHING can stop this snow monster. Eats through 2.5 feet of snow like a hot knife through butter.

A bit more than $400,...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 4,187
Posted By TheProphet
Question What about synthetic Nitrogen?:uhoh

What about synthetic Nitrogen?:uhoh
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,979
Posted By TheProphet
Note how dirty the windows are. ...

Note how dirty the windows are.

https://assets.paddle8.com/510/571/33781/33781-1401907880-Briston%2C%20WWII-%20Rescue%20at%20Rabaul%20%E2%80%98PBY%20Blister%20Gunner%E2%80%99-xl.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
In the year 2000 plus a score and four, the...

In the year 2000 plus a score and four,
the Company of Motors will nary close it's doors,
A hog will arise, bearing lightning and light,
To bring about a newfound sight.

Absent of smoke, noise...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 4,187
Posted By TheProphet
People need to air their differences.

People need to air their differences.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 4,187
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Remember to change the air in your tires every...

Remember to change the air in your tires every time you change your oil. Stays fresher that way!:lol3... :eek1
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,482
Posted By TheProphet
Thumb I'm 5'-9" tall, 30 inch inseam. 2011 Road...

I'm 5'-9" tall, 30 inch inseam.


2011 Road King Classic

Stock windshield was too high, as I had to look through it when sitting in a normal, relaxed position. I cut the windshield down with a...
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I think ten years has passed since this thread...

I think ten years has passed since this thread started!!!:D

Wonder what Nostradamus said about this... :lol3
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,802
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I figure that this is happening roughly every...

I figure that this is happening roughly every single time you fill up, so your ECU will adjust, everything averages out, and there it is.

Impossible to make this any different - left over fuel in...
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,960
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I don't think that the top speed and acceleration...

I don't think that the top speed and acceleration test results are the final word. Likely they have minimum standards that either qualify or dismiss the participant bikes. I don't think chasing...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,979
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I've been using cheap furniture polish spray for...

I've been using cheap furniture polish spray for decades, and my windshields are always like new. Pledge used to be the "one", but they've changed formula's so cheap off brands like Behold or...
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 47,380
Posted By TheProphet
I prefer mine with some fava beans and a nice...

I prefer mine with some fava beans and a nice chianti...:yikes
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-26-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 34,450
Views: 8,477,077
Posted By TheProphet
I don't agree 100% with the comments contained...

I don't agree 100% with the comments contained within, but here's an article about CHP Police motorcycle attire:

http://www.lawofficer.com/article/training/traditions-chp-motorcycle-offi


What...
Forum: Airheads 10-25-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By TheProphet
Talking See here: ...

See here:

http://www.motorcycletiresmaniac.com/front-vs-rear-motorcycle-tires.html

http://www.ehow.com/info-tip_8459786_difference-front-rear-motorcycle-tire.html
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-25-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 34,450
Views: 8,477,077
Posted By TheProphet
Eek Or can YOU? ...

Or can YOU?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soylent_Green


:eek1
Forum: Airheads 10-25-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By TheProphet
Question Could also explain why most bikes have a larger...

Could also explain why most bikes have a larger rear tire than the front tire? On the other hand, does loading the rear of the bike with luggage and a passenger then place the Front / Rear weight...
Forum: Road warriors 10-25-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 66,257
Posted By TheProphet
Talking 'tis true... 'tis true. As posted earlier, I have...

'tis true... 'tis true. As posted earlier, I have a 2011 - the most reliable bike I've ever owned in 47 years of riding. Absolutely perfect for long range touring. The single, only negative to...
Forum: Ride reports 10-25-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 47,380
Posted By TheProphet
Question Dog... where are you? :dunno

Dog... where are you?

:dunno
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-23-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,170
Posted By TheProphet
Talking The oil drain plug washers you can get at any...

The oil drain plug washers you can get at any NAPA parts store. AutoZone and Advance AP stores as well, but I like NAPA. Just bring in the old one, and match it up. Buy 6 of them to save on future...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,170
Posted By TheProphet
Talking For the basic maintenance work you describe, the...

For the basic maintenance work you describe, the first step is to Purchase the Factory Manual for your bike. "Google" it, and make sure it is the actual Manual, and not some half baked Chinese...
Forum: Equipment 10-19-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 827
Posted By TheProphet
Agree. There might be some "snake oil"...

Agree.

There might be some "snake oil" miracle promising products out there, but I'd caution that they would do more harm than good on expensive, real leather.

I use Lexol brand conditioner and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-18-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 8,444
Posted By TheProphet
Agreed. This is similar to the Four Stages...

Agreed.

This is similar to the Four Stages of Learning

1.) Unconciously Incompetent - one does not realize what he doesn't know.

2.) Consciously Incompetent - One finally realizes that there...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I must be in that 25%!!! Anyway, I own...

I must be in that 25%!!!


Anyway, I own a HD Road King Classic, 2011. I also have a 2007 Triumph Bonneville. Both purchased new. The Road King is for long, two up trips cross country, the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking Thanks. I believe competition is always...

Thanks.

I believe competition is always good, as lack of it might instigate complacency, laziness, lack of drive, etc. If you are the only bike in a race, there may be a natural tendency to slow...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-17-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1,719
Views: 407,146
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh "6th" C... Crescent Wrench?:D

"6th" C... Crescent Wrench?:D
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
I think that Indian limits itself, or...

I think that Indian limits itself, or pigeon-holes itself due to the "love it or leave it" type overall styling. Interestingly, Victory - another division of Polaris - has the same sales limitations,...
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking The HD Investor Page/Section is similar to a...

The HD Investor Page/Section is similar to a standard Publicly Traded organisations general information page. Lots of words, but no mention of what's going on in the R&D / Product Development...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-16-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,719
Views: 407,146
Posted By TheProphet
Make that FIVE "C"s. add: Credit Card, and...

Make that FIVE "C"s.

add: Credit Card, and Cell Phone:eek1
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I am forever amazed at how many seem to know all...

I am forever amazed at how many seem to know all the "insider" information about the HD Motor Company, as well as other brands. So many know exactly what goes on behind the closed boardroom doors,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 8,444
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Why not? Cost $$$$. I think if they...

Why not? Cost $$$$.

I think if they advertised and got the word out, they would have more students, thus more $$$ to pay for necessities, and thus would be able to lower the costs, thus more...
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,477
Posted By TheProphet
Talking My work is done here.... time to move on...:D

My work is done here.... time to move on...:D
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,477
Posted By TheProphet
Question Exactly. If we are done picking nits, I...

Exactly.

If we are done picking nits, I would like to suggest the first "qualifier" for an actual vintage/antique bike woud be that it has a kick starter.

The second might be that it has a...
Forum: Road warriors 10-13-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 19,825
Posted By TheProphet
Talking Interesting. Couldn't this be said about every...

Interesting. Couldn't this be said about every bike manufacturer, and their supporters though? :D
Forum: Road warriors 10-11-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,026
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh The OP/Troll's comments are actually very, very...

The OP/Troll's comments are actually very, very funny, if you read them out loud in a Terry Thomas accent.:lol3

http://actors.pick2web.com/pics/841687/terrythomas.jpg

I think we've been...
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,026
Posted By TheProphet
Eek Wait a minute! ...

Wait a minute!

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2013/06/20/article-2345266-1A6B000E000005DC-27_634x506.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,477
Posted By TheProphet
Talking Sorry, I think of "Vintage" as say 1970 and...

Sorry, I think of "Vintage" as say 1970 and earlier. Other opinions may vary.

For example, I wouldn't think of a 33 year old person as "Vintage":lol3. Then again... 1970 would be only 44 years...
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,648
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I don't think most actual "Motorcycle"...

I don't think most actual "Motorcycle" intended/designed boots are comfortable for all day walking around. I take along a pair of decent casual shoes, and it only takes about a minute to change.
...
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 921
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I think it depends upon whether you are...

I think it depends upon whether you are mechanically inclined, and do your own scheduled service work / repairs, or you plan to have the bike serviced at the dealership.

IMO, parts and materials...
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,477
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Love vintage bikes, but.... You can't beat...

Love vintage bikes, but....

You can't beat "modern" bike things like:

~Electric Starters

~Cruise Control

~No oil leaks
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