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Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 779
Posted By MotoMind
PM me when you're ready to sell that Caponord....

PM me when you're ready to sell that Caponord. Just sold a Futura but that V-twin keeps calling me.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-12-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,209
Posted By MotoMind
1LB bar end weights just plain work. I've used...

1LB bar end weights just plain work. I've used them on a long series of V-twins and singles, and they all benefit immensely.

http://www.manicsalamander.com/
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 998
Posted By MotoMind
Drop the suspension linkage. I did that when...

Drop the suspension linkage. I did that when transporting a WR250R in the back of a Saab 900 hatch.
Forum: Europe 09-06-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By MotoMind
Heard back from Rentamoto, no motorcycles...

Heard back from Rentamoto, no motorcycles available but they have a scooter so a scooter it is.
Forum: Europe 09-06-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By MotoMind
Rent a motorcycle in Warsaw, Poland?

Hi, does anyone know of options for me to rent a motorcycle in Warsaw next week? I contacted http://www.rentamoto.com.pl/ and had some delay in communication so not sure if that's going to work out.
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By MotoMind
What does the steering stop look like?

What does the steering stop look like?
Forum: Hacks 07-01-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4,017
Views: 681,293
Posted By MotoMind
Eh? Impact sidehack (sidecar bicycle) for sale in...

Impact sidehack (sidecar bicycle) for sale in Oakland, CA.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=900034

<a href="http://imgur.com/OohJhsQ" rel="nofollow"><img...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-29-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,575
Posted By MotoMind
Swerve to flatten.

Swerve to flatten.
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By MotoMind
Two-stroke 490 father/son project? Did you not...

Two-stroke 490 father/son project? Did you not save enough for college?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-10-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 20,935
Posted By MotoMind
I wanted to follow up on this. The manufacturer...

I wanted to follow up on this. The manufacturer flew an engineer out with a suitcase full of spares, and he replaced the motor. The issue was related to a function in the bike that's analogous to the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-02-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,586
Posted By MotoMind
I recommend that you find motorcycles that...

I recommend that you find motorcycles that currently exist that meet your design specifications, and interview the owners of those motorcycles to identify the needs that they meet, and the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-02-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 20,935
Posted By MotoMind
One of my friends recently purchased new electric...

One of my friends recently purchased new electric motorcycle.

I have been riding for 8 years and have owned 8 motorcycles of various types. My experience seeing it for the first time made me...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 37,580
Posted By MotoMind
I'm late to the game and didn't get a chance to...

I'm late to the game and didn't get a chance to contact GoNow. Could someone do me this favor as well?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-05-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,685
Posted By MotoMind
I had good luck with a 50/50 rear and 80/20 front...

I had good luck with a 50/50 rear and 80/20 front in slick mud on the Dempster (in Alaska). It let me go fast as long as I didn't need to change direction.
Forum: Thumpers 10-03-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,182
Posted By MotoMind
Increasing mass and reducing stiffness is going...

Increasing mass and reducing stiffness is going to have the largest impact on attenuating high frequencies.

ManicSalamander bar end weights:...
Forum: Thumpers 08-14-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,043
Posted By MotoMind
No, you cannot.

No, you cannot.
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 873
Posted By MotoMind
Rox anti-vibe risers and the largest...

Rox anti-vibe risers and the largest ManicSalamander bar end weights just about killed the vibes on mine.
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By MotoMind
Will the engine start in first with the clutch...

Will the engine start in first with the clutch in? Can you feather the clutch out in first with no throttle?
Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By MotoMind
Will it start in first with the clutch in?

Will it start in first with the clutch in?
Forum: Face plant 07-23-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,784
Posted By MotoMind
Marry a wound care specialist. Seriously...

Marry a wound care specialist.

Seriously though, I too would like to know what to look for.
Forum: Face plant 07-08-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,865
Posted By MotoMind
Hard bags? I had a couple offs on my WR250R and...

Hard bags? I had a couple offs on my WR250R and landed with my foot under my Giant Loop Great Basin soft bag. No problems.
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 46,445
Views: 9,333,011
Posted By MotoMind
What seat is that?

What seat is that?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-02-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,118
Posted By MotoMind
800ml tall Kleen Kanteen full of hard liquor....

800ml tall Kleen Kanteen full of hard liquor. Works great as mouthwash too. I liked tequila but it was hard to find in some places.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-01-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 35,670
Views: 9,029,352
Posted By MotoMind
I think you need to color-calibrate your monitor....

I think you need to color-calibrate your monitor. The shoe has solid material going all the way up the top of the foot to the ankle.
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-29-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,189
Posted By MotoMind
I own one. It simply trades cable travel for...

I own one. It simply trades cable travel for leverage, with 3 possible settings. If your friction zone currently occupies 30% of your total clutch lever travel, using this device will cause it to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-29-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,189
Posted By MotoMind
Moose Racing Easy-Pull Clutch System ...

Moose Racing Easy-Pull Clutch System
http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/2/9/192/4223/ITEM/Moose-Racing-Easy-Pull-Clutch-System.aspx
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-28-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 23,403
Posted By MotoMind
Great job, comparing enforcement of an...

Great job, comparing enforcement of an issue-specific law/policy at checkpoints to systematic prejudice and racism. We're practically herding Harley riders into gas chambers here aren't we.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 23,403
Posted By MotoMind
Yeah I guess that post was full of shit, but it...

Yeah I guess that post was full of shit, but it sounded good as I wrote it. Perhaps the general statement is the better one: People who are not adequately socialized tend to fail to consider the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2012, 11:00 PM
Replies: 46,445
Views: 9,333,011
Posted By MotoMind
I had issues with longevity as well, getting...

I had issues with longevity as well, getting perhaps less than 2000 out of it in mixed fire road and street riding. However, I think this was my fault. I believe the MT43 will experience accelerated...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 23,403
Posted By MotoMind
It's an urban/rural divide. People who live in...

It's an urban/rural divide. People who live in the boonies or are part of that culture have values that are built on wide spaces between people and the relative low likelihood of impinging on a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 46,445
Views: 9,333,011
Posted By MotoMind
The vibes might be greater, that kind of gearing...

The vibes might be greater, that kind of gearing is going to give you peak power at highway speeds and highest top speed.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-10-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,749
Posted By MotoMind
Lanesplitting. See it in CA sometimes.

Lanesplitting. See it in CA sometimes.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-07-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,464
Posted By MotoMind
How are horses for street riding?

How are horses for street riding?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
I prefer the low cones since I feel I can get...

I prefer the low cones since I feel I can get closer to them and maintain a better line without worrying about hooking the cone. There is a fair point to be made that they are more dangerous than the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-19-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
I think the person who said the 100ft course...

I think the person who said the 100ft course (http://i.imgur.com/f7eQv.png) was "too far between cones" wasn't twisting the throttle enough: Yamaha WR250R Gymkhana...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,005
Posted By MotoMind
Whatever you get, a microfiber towel between the...

Whatever you get, a microfiber towel between the screen and keyboard will keep things looking shiny. Otherwise keys can press into the screen on some models. Small netbooks also fit nicely into some...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2012, 11:13 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
The whole point of doing it (gymkhana!) in a...

The whole point of doing it (gymkhana!) in a parking lot is that you're dealing with real-world conditions. I can tell you that running a bike on shagged knobbies through a gymkhana course is the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
You're quite welcome. If you start throwing down...

You're quite welcome. If you start throwing down some times, post them here!

I did have the idea of an online leaderboard bouncing around my head for a while. All you need is a standard, easy to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
Vulfy, the race timer you posted is the exact...

Vulfy, the race timer you posted is the exact same one that I linked, just resold by "Slip angle Racing." I doubt they have any stock, they probably just drop ship it from China anyway. IMO, I would...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 177,295
Posted By MotoMind
This is a great course to run in a parking lot....

This is a great course to run in a parking lot. You can set it up with one of those long hand-crank tape measures from the hardware store, plus low soccer cones (don't get the tall ones). It works...
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