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Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 7,712
Posted By thedrewski86
Man I really wish I'd seen this, I rode down to...

Man I really wish I'd seen this, I rode down to Indy with some friends for MotoGP. I was just there Sat/Sun but it was a blast! Even got a special surprise hookup and got to watch the race from Team...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-15-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7,904
Views: 7,331,631
Posted By thedrewski86
That's why you Aussies are so great, over here if...

That's why you Aussies are so great, over here if you're on a Ninja you're a squid! A zx-14 is just a great bike, glad you guys enjoy it. :clap
Forum: Road warriors 08-27-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 11,659
Posted By thedrewski86
Nice thing about the UJM was that it was...

Nice thing about the UJM was that it was rather... universal. Nighthawks, big Ninjas, CB1100s, GS1000s are all great choices. I'd say the newest cheapest Japanese inline 4 you can find in good shape...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 23,122
Posted By thedrewski86
Ian, glad to see you're heading out to Chicago,...

Ian, glad to see you're heading out to Chicago, PMs don't seem to be working but you're good to stay with us tonight. Just check your personal email.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-04-2013, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1,573
Views: 347,617
Posted By thedrewski86
All I can afford is that pimp ass denim tuxedo...

All I can afford is that pimp ass denim tuxedo...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-03-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 284,229
Posted By thedrewski86
He's layin' er down. Like this: ...

He's layin' er down. Like this:

http://www.zerotohundred.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Isle-of-Man-TT-2012-11.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-03-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,953
Posted By thedrewski86
Broad Ripple Brewery: ...

Broad Ripple Brewery:
http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1990%20CBR1000F/image_zpse1ad2778.jpg

Same pub a year earlier:...
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 58,233
Posted By thedrewski86
I'm in. :lurk I hear ya too. I'm 26 and have...

I'm in. :lurk
I hear ya too. I'm 26 and have been at the same civil engineering firm for 6 years. I have no idea what I even want to do anymore but deep down I think we all know it involves two...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-29-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 34,311
Views: 8,427,023
Posted By thedrewski86
Neither do those pants. Dude or chick??

Neither do those pants.
Dude or chick??
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,293,942
Posted By thedrewski86
So true!! :rofl Here is what I want ever...

So true!! :rofl

Here is what I want ever since I saw a nice one on Craigslist two days ago:

http://i713.photobucket.com/albums/ww140/gammamaniac/Old%20Bikes/1986gsxr1100.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 05-20-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 70,075
Posted By thedrewski86
Just noticed this thread, here's what I got: ...

Just noticed this thread, here's what I got:

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1990%20CBR1000F/image_zps9e32c002.jpg
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-15-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,751
Posted By thedrewski86
Shaft is the easiest thing in the world. I wanna...

Shaft is the easiest thing in the world. I wanna say the service interval for changing the gear oil on my VT1100 was about 100,000 miles?? :rofl Even then it's hardly necessary! Takes about 20...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-14-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,751
Posted By thedrewski86
So true! I know she doesn't want a sport bike but...

So true! I know she doesn't want a sport bike but the Ninjette is hands down one of the best bikes made and THE best starter bike. That's what my wife is looking for currently. I can't wait either, I...
Forum: Trip Planning 05-02-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,043
Views: 555,114
Posted By thedrewski86
Hammond, IN

Tent space in the backyard, shed currently, hopefully garage soon! Fair amount of tools if needed, firepit and patio, ridiculous amounts of beer :slurp (I'm a brewer). My wife has a stupid cat so be...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-25-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7,904
Views: 7,331,631
Posted By thedrewski86
WHY THE HELL is her watch on her left hand??!!...

WHY THE HELL is her watch on her left hand??!! This is 'murica!! :huh
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-25-2013, 06:07 AM
Replies: 2,710
Views: 363,027
Posted By thedrewski86
http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewsk...

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1990%20CBR1000F/IMG_0412_zps3f1da335.jpg

My buddy's Ninja in the shot:
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-25-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 1,781
Views: 433,848
Posted By thedrewski86
The tent is a stones throw back in the woods. My...

The tent is a stones throw back in the woods. My old ride down in GA last year:

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1995%20VT1100C2/IMG_0058.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 167,921
Posted By thedrewski86
If the throttle is that on/off I would experiment...

If the throttle is that on/off I would experiment w/ feathering the clutch and rear brake while doing tight turns. I would think eventually you should be able to just feather the rear brake but do...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 167,921
Posted By thedrewski86
That's the kind of stuff I was working on! I was...

That's the kind of stuff I was working on! I was just telling a riding buddy of mine today that we have to make this a weekly exercise. I'm hoping we can find a good parking lot for Saturday morning...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 167,921
Posted By thedrewski86
Man I know this was from a couple days ago but I...

Man I know this was from a couple days ago but I just got back to this thread - very nice video! I did some similar runs inspired by this thread in a parking lot by my house. After 10 min of riding...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 10,552
Posted By thedrewski86
I've noticed I get the wave when it's cold or...

I've noticed I get the wave when it's cold or raining, I assume because it's from one all-season rider to the next. Now that the weather is getting warmer a lot of people are ignoring me! Could be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-09-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 14,358
Posted By thedrewski86
Man these all sound familiar! Dealing with people...

Man these all sound familiar! Dealing with people on craigslist is a free-for-all, it seems when I want to buy something I have to make it as easy for the seller as possible and when I want to sell...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-19-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 687
Views: 102,045
Posted By thedrewski86
Those Blackbirds look good! :evil Here is one...

Those Blackbirds look good! :evil Here is one step down from that, my '90 CBR1kF:

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1990%20CBR1000F/image_zps1f8ef569.jpg

Little trip a...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-13-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 84,354
Posted By thedrewski86
The old CB has become quite at home inside: ...

The old CB has become quite at home inside:

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1975%20CB550/image.jpg
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-13-2013, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7,904
Views: 7,331,631
Posted By thedrewski86
Thanks! It's a cool bike, we're hoping to do a...

Thanks! It's a cool bike, we're hoping to do a couple little trips on it this year.



Good pic!



Best pic so far!! :clap
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-06-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7,904
Views: 7,331,631
Posted By thedrewski86
Here is my wife of going on 5 years on my '75. We...

Here is my wife of going on 5 years on my '75. We need more pics!
http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1975%20CB550/julie11-18-12.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-05-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,145
Posted By thedrewski86
I recently acquired a new daily driver: my...

I recently acquired a new daily driver: my CBR1000f. I picked it because it was cheap (cheapest bike I ever bought by $1000!), it came with a parts bike, insurance was cheap because it's 20+ years...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-01-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,900
Posted By thedrewski86
Great pics there man. I've put more than a few...

Great pics there man. I've put more than a few miles on a gz250 myself, little is fun! I bet that would feel pretty luxurious compared to the 125 though, I'm envious of the terrain out there too. ...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,939
Posted By thedrewski86
Finally got it!

Picked it up Saturday, came with a parts bike as well. I'm thrilled :D

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1990%20CBR1000F/image_zps1f8ef569.jpg

It's a '90 w/ 27,xxx on the...
Forum: Face plant 12-03-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,648
Posted By thedrewski86
It's a shame, glad to hear you're okay. That was...

It's a shame, glad to hear you're okay. That was a beautiful zuk too.
I wonder how many folks saw the damaged bike and figured it was some squid :eek1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-17-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 790
Views: 268,818
Posted By thedrewski86
My 1975 CB550 fits in this category. I'm filling...

My 1975 CB550 fits in this category. I'm filling out the registration application and I will get the VIN verification for it. Obviously I'm doing this because I don't have a title but I have a bill...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-14-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 61,230
Posted By thedrewski86
I had one of those Chinese QLink bikes when they...

I had one of those Chinese QLink bikes when they first came out. It was a Legacy 250 in silver. Painfully slow, poor handling, but it got 64 mpg and always ran perfectly. I gave it to a buddy who...
Forum: Face plant 11-09-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,126
Posted By thedrewski86
Oh come on now! :D I learned to drive in...

Oh come on now! :D

I learned to drive in Chicago winters with a 78 El Camino with an open diff! Of course now I have a 4x4 for the snow so I see your point.
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,122
Posted By thedrewski86
Yeah, I have the single pin instead of the dual...

Yeah, I have the single pin instead of the dual pin, wish I had the dual! I covered up the sound with a quiet 2into1 anyway. Also, it should be noted the ACE Tourer is a dual pin, only the standard...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,122
Posted By thedrewski86
All too true and bears repeating. Incidentally my...

All too true and bears repeating. Incidentally my stupidly reliable Honda 1100 of the past 5 years is up for sale in hopes of getting an FZ1 or SV650.
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,122
Posted By thedrewski86
I've ridden an ACE 1100 for the past 5 years. I'm...

I've ridden an ACE 1100 for the past 5 years. I'm 6'3" 200lbs. The bike has been rock solid reliable, all I had to do was replace the stator/regulator. Other than that it has been perfect. Being a...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By thedrewski86
Dude, I used in to live in San Luis Potosi as a...

Dude, I used in to live in San Luis Potosi as a kid!! Awesome, it's beautiful down there.

Flow, I actually grew up down in E'ville area. I've burned up 41 so I'm thinking a southern route through...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By thedrewski86
First adventure, goin' south!!

Hey adv'ers! I'm getting ready to solo ride it down south next week. My plan is Chicago to Evansville IN day 1 to stay at my sister's place. After that I'm available to be pretty much anywhere from...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-24-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 35,473
Posted By thedrewski86
Sounds awesome! Here she is Saturday, first...

Sounds awesome!
Here she is Saturday, first startup since 2003:
http://s1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1975%20CB550/?action=view&current=MVI_1176_zps94a6ddec.mp4

It REALLY needs a...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-23-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 35,473
Posted By thedrewski86
I can play this game! CB550Four brought home...

I can play this game!
CB550Four brought home last weekend:

http://i1147.photobucket.com/albums/o548/thedrewski86/1975%20CB550/IMG_1153.jpg

Cleaning a little this past week:
...
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