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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 12:52 AM
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Posted By dustin2
Fixed

Fixed
Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 10:54 AM
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Views: 553,721
Posted By dustin2
Be sure to give us a comparison between the two!...

Be sure to give us a comparison between the two! Inquiring minds want to know
Forum: Canada 01-26-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 701
Posted By dustin2
Temps above 13c today, it's like spring

Temps above 13c today, it's like spring
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
That looks much better!

That looks much better!
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 05:00 PM
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Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
How does the dash look in person? It's galacticly...

How does the dash look in person? It's galacticly ugly in these photos. I'm surprised
Forum: Latin America 01-24-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 19,063
Posted By dustin2
I think it's really nice that you got one of the...

I think it's really nice that you got one of the patients at the hospital you're fundraising for to make the poster for you
Forum: Road warriors 01-24-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
I'm quite surprised by your experience with the...

I'm quite surprised by your experience with the VFR. Although I haven't ridden a 5th gen before, my 6th gen is surprisingly agile and took me very little time to get comfortable with -- very...
Forum: Road warriors 01-24-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
I for one am interested in hearing some long term...

I for one am interested in hearing some long term comparisons to the VFR 800. The new one or especially the 6th generation ('02).

There's a lot about this bike that attracts me but my VFR is such...
Forum: Canada 01-23-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 701
Posted By dustin2
That's the only reason to do it! It's absolutely...

That's the only reason to do it! It's absolutely gorgeous at any time of the year.

It's the kind of place you take people who have never been to Vancouver before. Like the OP. Quintessential...
Forum: Racing 01-23-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 36,013
Posted By dustin2
General admission is definitely more than enough...

General admission is definitely more than enough to enjoy everything
Forum: Road warriors 01-22-2015, 11:22 PM
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Views: 937,577
Posted By dustin2
I always thought Honda got the 919 just right....

I always thought Honda got the 919 just right. It's a beautiful bike beautifully made.

http://i.imgur.com/BWaT7wHl.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/tUcN2Nvl.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/c0ewmudl.jpg
Forum: Canada 01-22-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 701
Posted By dustin2
2 months gives you plenty of opportunities for...

2 months gives you plenty of opportunities for riding! It is rainy season from October to May but there are many, many nice days in between. The rain is less and less as you go east as well. The...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-21-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,166
Posted By dustin2
Judging by some of the opinions in this thread,...

Judging by some of the opinions in this thread, this guy must be at tremendous risk

http://www.foxsports.com/speed/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/motor_932.jpg
Forum: Canada 01-19-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 701
Posted By dustin2
Most definitely worth it. I will say that there...

Most definitely worth it. I will say that there is basically no nice riding within an hour of Vancouver with exception of the Sea to Sky Highway from West Vancouver to Pemberton; it's very pretty....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-19-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 35,955
Views: 9,232,972
Posted By dustin2
I live in the PNW so rain is just a given on my...

I live in the PNW so rain is just a given on my daily commutes. I never understood this fear of wet surfaces
Forum: Canada 01-18-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
He was responding to my question about pricing in...

He was responding to my question about pricing in Ontario.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-18-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 35,955
Views: 9,232,972
Posted By dustin2
So hitting a wet line while turning is an instant...

So hitting a wet line while turning is an instant crash? :huh

One can learn so much in this thread!
Forum: Canada 01-17-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
Holy moly. Thanks for the reply

Holy moly. Thanks for the reply
Forum: Canada 01-17-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
How much is stupid? Even something porky and slow...

How much is stupid? Even something porky and slow like a VFR, eh? Sheesh
Forum: Canada 01-17-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
How much would your typical 1000 cc sport bike...

How much would your typical 1000 cc sport bike cost to insure in Ontario? Or, better yet, my VFR 800? Inquiring minds want to know
Forum: Canada 01-13-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
In BC, it pays to get your extra coverage through...

In BC, it pays to get your extra coverage through a third party. I pay roughly $1200 per year for basic + $1,000,000 on my 800cc bike and another $325 per year for private fire/theft/accident which...
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
I had an E once! Came with a snazzy 4-to-1...

I had an E once! Came with a snazzy 4-to-1 exhaust system and sounded awesome
Forum: Equipment 01-08-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By dustin2
Ah! Interesting. I was under the impression that...

Ah! Interesting. I was under the impression that 2nd Gear was the only Twisted Throttle dealer in the GVRD.
Forum: Equipment 01-07-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By dustin2
Did you get any information on why the light...

Did you get any information on why the light failed? I've got Denali lights as well -- the DM1; going on two years now and no troubles. I bought mine at 2nd Gear in Coquitlam, same as you did.

I...
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
The photo of it packed up sure looks much bigger...

The photo of it packed up sure looks much bigger than 7 L as you stated. I'd say that just about fills a 35 L side case
Forum: Canada 01-05-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
FYI, there was no inspection required when I...

FYI, there was no inspection required when I imported a bike from Alberta. I did the transfer and registration at an Autoplan dealer and they sent someone to verify the VIN. Super easy process;...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-01-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,210
Posted By dustin2
I always have a flat repair kit under my seat...

I always have a flat repair kit under my seat along with the stock tools. When I'm touring, I carry a volt meter, first aid kit, wet wipes, microfibre cloths, air pump, zip ties, bungee cords and...
Forum: Road warriors 12-31-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
You forgot about the VFR. Or do you mean for old...

You forgot about the VFR. Or do you mean for old men with bad hips and backs?
Forum: Canada 12-28-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,696
Posted By dustin2
I don't understand their system either but I...

I don't understand their system either but I guess if you look at the bikes that occupy the majority of the upper cc tiers they are a hell of a lot more expensive than the stuff under 750cc,...
Forum: Road warriors 12-26-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
MCN's MT-09 Tracer review is up...

MCN's MT-09 Tracer review is up (http://youtu.be/mxdXxw0le1s)
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 58,080
Posted By dustin2
Is it a 190/55 or a 190/50? I guess a 55 which...

Is it a 190/55 or a 190/50? I guess a 55 which would give the bike a little quicker steering
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,779
Posted By dustin2
I'm curious about why

I'm curious about why
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2014, 12:57 PM
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Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
But it's a sport tourer, we don't want one of...

But it's a sport tourer, we don't want one of those dorky 19" front wheels :(
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-18-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By dustin2
Agreed but it's miserable in winter and takes...

Agreed but it's miserable in winter and takes ages vs the I5. Sometimes you just need to put some miles behind you quickly.

I've done the I5 from Vancouver to Northern California many times in a...
Forum: Road warriors 12-18-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
Motorcyclist Online review is up 2015 YAMAHA...

Motorcyclist Online review is up

2015 YAMAHA FJ-09 | FIRST RIDE (http://www.motorcyclistonline.com/reviews/2015-yamaha-fj-09-first-ride-motorcycle-review)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-17-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By dustin2
I'd just monitor the webcams of the WSDOT...

I'd just monitor the webcams of the WSDOT (http://www.wsdot.com/traffic/Cameras/default.aspx) and Oregon DOT (https://www.tripcheck.com/Pages/CamerasEntry.asp) and decide when you leave. It's hit and...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-17-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By dustin2
You can always make it south safely via the...

You can always make it south safely via the coast. It'll be wet and cold but the roads will be fine. Even the I5 is generally fine until you get to Ashland and climb the summit there. It can be snowy...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2,164
Views: 248,535
Posted By dustin2
Looking forward to MCN's review on this bike. I...

Looking forward to MCN's review on this bike. I always found them (Neeves especially) to be objective and honest. :clap

I wonder if this could replace my VFR in a few years. I have a feeling not...
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 58,080
Posted By dustin2
The 919 uses 17" wheels all around but I believe...

The 919 uses 17" wheels all around but I believe people swap to F4 wheels because there's some weight savings.

Me, I just worry about the real issues. As I said before, the F3 shock from Traxxion...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 58,080
Posted By dustin2
And for $500, you can have both. My 919 was...

And for $500, you can have both. My 919 was completely transformed by the shock & F4i forks. I still rode it every day in comfort, still toured 12 hours a day on it and if anything was more...
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