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Forum: Racing 04-19-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 20,037
Posted By Don Gavino
Don't think so.

I reckon the part was left there with bicycle parts on it just to mess with people's heads. (Expand the image, the bearings sit too high)

Bicycles don't use that big a ball in the steering head. ...
Forum: Racing 06-06-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 548,634
Posted By Don Gavino
Ducati?

Why would anyone go to Ducati from a team that is consistently beating them now? If I were Cal Ducati would be the last factory ride I'd want. Just wondering, if VR went to Honda, as per rumors,...
Forum: Racing 10-30-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5,692
Views: 603,552
Posted By Don Gavino
that's an easy one

Jay-Z?:ear
Forum: Road warriors 02-08-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 43,435
Posted By Don Gavino
Trip around Lake Superior

A few mods make 6-8 hour days tolerable.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-11-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 10,578
Posted By Don Gavino
Prius Assholes

Doesn't Charlie Borman drive a Prius?
Forum: Road warriors 07-10-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,134
Posted By Don Gavino
No

You will need both top and bottom triple clamps from SV1000N as the off set is different from the S to the N. Not one person that has drilled their top clamp has had any issue with it to date. ...
Forum: Road warriors 07-10-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,134
Posted By Don Gavino
Dude, SV1000, awesome

Here's mine on a trip around Lake Superior. I have made some changes to make it more of a tourer, like lowering footpegs, raising the fairing, bolting on upright handlebars, heated grips, swapping...
Forum: Racing 06-07-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 227,761
Posted By Don Gavino
Phylactic acid

Never heard of phylactic acid before. Izat the motorcycle version of lactic acid?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-18-2010, 06:53 AM
Replies: 1,159
Views: 225,555
Posted By Don Gavino
Here's mine.

Extra, up high brake light and somewhere to put my crap. Also, keeps the wife from falling off the back.
Forum: Equipment 05-14-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By Don Gavino
Sidi Sport Rain

Anybody tried these?
file:///C:/DOCUME%7E1/Owner/LOCALS%7E1/Temp/moz-screenshot.png
Forum: Equipment 05-14-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 39,414
Posted By Don Gavino
Transit leather

I would buy the Transit suit in a second if I had $1500 to throw at it.
Forum: Equipment 05-14-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By Don Gavino
I have chicken legs, recommendations, please!

As I said, I have chicken legs. Skinny ankles and narrow feet. I am soon to buy riding boots and need to know what brand fits narrow. I am looking at Combat Lites for the lace up option that will...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-16-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,621
Posted By Don Gavino
China? Teenagers? Ned Kelly? High speed pursuit?

My liberty is violated when a speeding vehicle crashes into me. By the way, I live on stolen land. White people stole it a long time ago. WTF does that have to do with the dangers of high speed...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-11-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,869
Posted By Don Gavino
Oh yeah,

This reminds me of when I bought my DL650 in May 2006. Bringing it home from dealer in the rain. Trying to keep the revs changing all the time I spun the new rear tire on a tar snake in third gear,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-19-2008, 01:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,442
Posted By Don Gavino
In Deer Country?

Both of our cars have collided with deer and the thought of that on the bike kills it for me. I would love to ride at night, but...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-08-2008, 02:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,196
Posted By Don Gavino
Seasons?

Rain is not a big deal just be smooth. My question is, what are you going to do in winter in Montana?:ear
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-11-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,361
Posted By Don Gavino
MSF fee

In Michigan BRC and ERC are 25$.
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,038
Posted By Don Gavino
yup

I have Moose Racing ATV high bars with no risers. Cables are at the max. I had to monkey with the front brake clamp to get that to fit right. (Hose clamp on the fork brace, that is.)
Forum: Beasts 04-25-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,987
Posted By Don Gavino
Unbelievable!!

A 2007 ABS with 600 miles sold last week on ebay for $5000! Somebody must really need cash. It was actually $4950 something. I still can't believe it.:huh
Forum: Beasts 03-20-2008, 07:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,182
Posted By Don Gavino
Deja Vu?

Didn't this thread come up almost exactly one year ago? Give or take two weeks. (Give).
Forum: Beasts 03-20-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 13,809
Posted By Don Gavino
Wtf?

Don't you people have homes?
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2008, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Don Gavino
New '06 DRZ-400S

Anybody have an opinion on a good OTD price on a new '06 DRZ400S in Michigan? Local dealer has one on the floor and is asking $5650.:ear
Forum: Beasts 03-16-2008, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 892
Posted By Don Gavino
yup

Yup. Since day 1

Oh, I don't have any shuddering just squeaks.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-14-2008, 07:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,224
Posted By Don Gavino
Well, let's see...

Probably, one. But, I have gotten about four or five to start drinking PBR.:lol3
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2008, 08:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,819
Posted By Don Gavino
Doppelganger?

I thought this was me! I had to look twice and again. Looks like my street and my bike, especially with the Pelican on top. Well, not during the winter, of course.
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,172
Posted By Don Gavino
Goldwing 235 75 16

Don't people put car tires on Goldwings?
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2008, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 724
Posted By Don Gavino
Popularity Contest?

I think the results of your poll will merely tell the percent ownership of each bike listed of those that feel like responding.

I always loved riding motorcycles, but none urged me to actually...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,600
Posted By Don Gavino
Seat of Pants

http://www.cmgonline.com/bikes/articles/05_DL650_Longterm/Part_Two/index.html

Yeah, I didn't notice any change until I fixed the holes. After the fix it seemed like I got more pull from the same...
Forum: Beasts 02-12-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,600
Posted By Don Gavino
Loss of low power?

I drilled out holes in the end of the can on my wee and as told by just about everyone including the machine shop guy that sharpened my drill bit, "you'll lose low end power." After a while I didn't...
Forum: Beasts 02-07-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,714
Posted By Don Gavino
Yeah, now that you mention it

I hear a lot of people talk about the possibility of damage and the need to protect the oil cooler but never have seen any damage. I think I want the plate and oil reposition because it looks cool.
Forum: Beasts 02-06-2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,714
Posted By Don Gavino
New Touratech bits? dl650

Has anybody tried the new bits from Touratech for the Wee? I like the look of the skid plate and oil cooler repositioner but haven't seen any pics of them on here. Anybody biting on these...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2007, 05:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,848
Posted By Don Gavino
There GS

"There wolf, there castle." Their GS
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-30-2007, 09:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,998
Posted By Don Gavino
Skills

After I watched that I took the weestrom grouse hunting. Around here the roads are all sand. I figured if he could do it with that GS then I should be able to do it with and unloaded Strom. I kept...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-27-2007, 10:46 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,243
Posted By Don Gavino
Sure!

Rode in this morning dodging frost and ice pockets on busted concrete streets. Last year I dropped it on pure ice doing a U turn where the road was flooded and the water that had dripped off the...
Forum: Beasts 11-15-2007, 05:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,520
Posted By Don Gavino
Get the 650

I was grouse hunting last weekend and running sand roads in Michigan. I wouldn't want anything heavier. I ran into a guy on a 1000 and we stopped and talked. Not often you run into another Strom on a...
Forum: Beasts 11-15-2007, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 934
Posted By Don Gavino
Whack!

Yeah, mine does it too. I also made a post about it just like yours and got the same response. I don't really care anymore.
Forum: Beasts 11-07-2007, 01:57 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,263
Posted By Don Gavino
Hp?

The BMW had 98 PS (Pferdstoss, literally "horse power" ) compared to 84 for the zook.

Which zook are you refering to?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-28-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,998
Posted By Don Gavino
Deserts of the Earth

Has anyone seen this film by Micheal Martin? I just finished it and it was amazing. In any of my trips whether it be by car, train, moto, canoe... it is where I go and what I find. This film is...
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2007, 10:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,819
Posted By Don Gavino
License plate?

Why do people cover or obscure the plates in photos. I know I didn't do that, should I have?
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,263
Posted By Don Gavino
??

Uhh, how did ya know I was married. Oh yeah, avatar.:evil
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