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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:43 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Well, talk about black and white, eh..?? ...

Well, talk about black and white, eh..??

Having a relatively simple braking aid, thatīs tried and tested technology these days, and that will make sure, that you do not lock the wheels of your...
Forum: Racing Yesterday, 10:56 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 129,985
Posted By Pecha72
" the vision problems he had for quite some...

" the vision problems he had for quite some time. That seemed like a real worry to me "

It could have easily been a career-ending injury.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 10:39 PM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Whoīs denying that? I think those claims are...

Whoīs denying that? I think those claims are absolutely true.

What I do not get, is the thinking, that you will be able to always avoid these situations. Itīs not just you, who is out there on the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:00 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Bingo. Donīt really know, why that is so...

Bingo.

Donīt really know, why that is so hard for some to comprehend. (And no reason to get butthurt, everybody can still ride with drum brakes and points ignition, if they personally prefer.)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 01:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Pecha72
Yes. Especially compared to Internet Besser...

Yes. Especially compared to Internet Besser Wissers, the doctors actually donīt know a thing.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Yes. I've ridden on drum brake bikes all my life,...

Yes. I've ridden on drum brake bikes all my life, and therefore I have decided, that new systems cannot possibly be better. Haven't really tried them, let alone owned a bike, that has these systems,...
Forum: Racing 04-25-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 129,985
Posted By Pecha72
And also Dovi had no problem getting past Rossi...

And also Dovi had no problem getting past Rossi at COTA, was a classy move. He is the dark horse this year.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Oh, so you can speak for millions of others,...

Oh, so you can speak for millions of others, right..?? I can only speak for myself.

Recently saw a statistic, that claimed that Thailand actually has almost double number of two-wheeler accident...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By Pecha72
And why is there "MS" in MSC... a girl thing...

And why is there "MS" in MSC... a girl thing perhaps?? :lol3
Forum: Racing 04-25-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 129,985
Posted By Pecha72
Yes it would be like a fairytale, if VR would...

Yes it would be like a fairytale, if VR would win. OTOH, I think he would call it quits at that point, 10th title in his pocket, after 20 seasons ridden in GP level (.....and just how damn awesome...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
" It is when it comes to initial cost,...

" It is when it comes to initial cost, maintenance and reliability "

What's there to maintain on your ABS bikes, that you would not have to do, if they did not have it?

Have you owned an ABS...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 01:01 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Well, you are basically right, but only from a...

Well, you are basically right, but only from a certain - narrow - viewpoint.

See, a simple, cheap and lightweight older motorcycle is a completely different thing than a big, heavy and modern...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,085
Posted By Pecha72
Get earplugs, that are custom-made made out of...

Get earplugs, that are custom-made made out of silicon(?), not cheap but theyīre comfortable, and will keep noise off from your ears. Wear them. Invest on a good, quiet helmet as well. Your bikeīs...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Yes, Iīve ridden a KTM1190 with MSC. Not a whole...

Yes, Iīve ridden a KTM1190 with MSC. Not a whole lot, but my friendīs got one, and Iīve tried it both on and off the tarmac a few times, enough to know, that MSC works pretty damn well. Especially on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:06 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Letīs start a new thread on MSC Motorcycle...

Letīs start a new thread on MSC Motorcycle Stability Control, and wait for these same armchair experts arrive there to tell everybody, how they have ridden 24/7 rain sleet or shine for the last 120...
Forum: EMEA 04-22-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 322
Posted By Pecha72
First two weeks of August is probably the worst...

First two weeks of August is probably the worst time considering traffic, especially on the motorways, and general congestion. Worst traffic jams will be on the main routes heading to the...
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
Also in Moto3 and Moto2, Marc Marquez always...

Also in Moto3 and Moto2, Marc Marquez always seemed to be where the action is.. (but thatīs NOT to say there werenīt others, who did almost make it a contact sport!!)

Last Sunday in Argentina, he...
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
I think Marquez is mentally very, very strong,...

I think Marquez is mentally very, very strong, and Argentina last Sunday doesn't change that...

But what might get to him just a little bit, is the current points table, he probably should back...
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 129,985
Posted By Pecha72
And so Gibernau was of the same caliber as Marc...

And so Gibernau was of the same caliber as Marc Marquez is? The latter is a four times world champion, who won his 1st motoGP title as a rookie.. what did Sete ever win, except a few races maybe??
...
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 129,985
Posted By Pecha72
Yeah, well, rest assured MM is gonna put up one...

Yeah, well, rest assured MM is gonna put up one hell of a fight at Jerez.
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 02:45 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
i don't think there was even a hint of a gap, he...

i don't think there was even a hint of a gap, he just decided to lean on Rossi there.
Forum: Racing 04-22-2015, 02:15 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
More or less all attention on the Rossi/Marquez...

More or less all attention on the Rossi/Marquez clash in Argentina has understandably been centered around T14, where Marquez went down... but in fact Marquez was already quite clearly in the wrong...
Forum: Racing 04-21-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
I love it, when VR goes past JL on Turn1 braking...

I love it, when VR goes past JL on Turn1 braking zone on the outside, using the kerbs.. he has to pull his leg to the fairing so they do not touch!
Forum: Racing 04-21-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
Very very exciting, absolutely. Could be a really...

Very very exciting, absolutely. Could be a really epic season!

But if anybody doubts Marquez's mental toughness one bit, watch Estoril 125 GP from 2010, when he rode for the Ajo Team, was age 16...
Forum: Racing 04-21-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
Marquez is not "Stonered", or done, or has let...

Marquez is not "Stonered", or done, or has let Rossi in his head, or anything. He was just surprisingly defeated ONCE. And he's had a considerably tougher start to this season, than before. But...
Forum: Racing 04-21-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
Hey what about Danny Kent just completely...

Hey what about Danny Kent just completely destroying the field for the 2nd race in succession – never seen something like this happening in the dry in Moto3, have we??

(But I also predict...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-21-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
Sure. That is the most important thing. But...

Sure. That is the most important thing.

But IMO, still does not hurt to have just a little back-up for if everything else fails. These days the pros far outweigh the cons, and these things are not...
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
I bet Jorge wouldn't agree about Catalunya...

I bet Jorge wouldn't agree about Catalunya 2009...


........and Sete probably does not want to remember the last laps in Jerez in 2005, was also pretty entertaining – even continued after the...
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
Now Jerez is gonna be lots of fun.

Now Jerez is gonna be lots of fun.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-20-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,363
Posted By Pecha72
bet you've only ever seen a pussy on your dad's...

bet you've only ever seen a pussy on your dad's magazine.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-20-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,363
Posted By Pecha72
Well, that does sound like one of the best ways...

Well, that does sound like one of the best ways to actually paint yourself in a corner, and have nowhere to go but down, if the other rider does something that you didnīt expect.
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
True he has underperformed. Finished behind his...

True he has underperformed. Finished behind his team mate in every race so far,too...

OTOH, this time last year he had 22 points, now heīs got 37 points, so I guess he has actually improved a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-20-2015, 03:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,432
Posted By Pecha72
For me, thatīs about the only thing that might...

For me, thatīs about the only thing that might have worked based on what was in that video. Depending on your luck, will only work so far on soft, muddy surfaces, and if your luck runs out, on a road...
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
maybe he did. After trying to win the race on 1st...

maybe he did. After trying to win the race on 1st corner, and then rejoining the track on last position. Really hard to know for sure.

Don't get me wrong, I think he will be a racing legend in...
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
But he mustīve seen from his pit board, and must...

But he mustīve seen from his pit board, and must have known, how much faster than him Rossi was at that point. It was already "game over" for him, and he just refused to accept the fact, that 2nd was...
Forum: Racing 04-20-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
That fact, combined with how good their bike...

That fact, combined with how good their bike finally is, makes him the dark horse for this year.
Forum: Racing 04-19-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,667
Posted By Pecha72
You know, I just watched that 2008 Laguna race a...

You know, I just watched that 2008 Laguna race a few days ago, and thought to myself: OK, this probably is exactly what Rossi must be thinking right now – how do you get under the skin of the guy,...
Forum: Racing 04-19-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
True masterclass of riding by VR. Lots and...

True masterclass of riding by VR.

Lots and lots to think about for MM.

And itīs not like MM has not been in that kind of contacts / incidents before, although this was one of the first, when he...
Forum: Racing 04-19-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,660
Posted By Pecha72
...and then we're gonna say the old man is over...

...and then we're gonna say the old man is over the hill, right? :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-18-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 531
Views: 35,682
Posted By Pecha72
R1100GS, R1100RS = ABS systems from 20 years ago....

R1100GS, R1100RS = ABS systems from 20 years ago. Not much relevance to present day.
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