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Old 10-24-2012, 10:35 AM   #54451
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Old 10-24-2012, 01:08 PM   #54452
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I'll bet that Harley is really "flickable" on tight single track...
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Old 10-24-2012, 01:26 PM   #54453
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I'll bet that Harley is really "flickable" on tight single track...
No kidding. I really can't see it being good for anything but it sure looks cool!
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Old 10-24-2012, 05:07 PM   #54454
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Old 10-24-2012, 05:09 PM   #54455
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As is, that Sportster could be a BALL to ride on a good grass track. Put flat track tires on it, and it's ready to go flat tracking and would be an absolute hoot. Few bikes sound better than a Sporster that's been breathed on with speed goodies.

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Old 10-24-2012, 05:42 PM   #54456
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Campout/Jeep work day?

I know its short notice, but how abt a camp out and a "help Doc with the Jeep" day this saturday?? I have the bolts drilled, but not out..need some good strong easy outs or someone who is good with a welder (will need a portable welder too, no power where the jeep is sitting)..Jay said something abt comin over this way for the weekend..suppose to be nice and cool, perfect for camping!

so watcha'll think? wanna do this?
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:14 PM   #54457
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Yup, count me in Doc. I'll be there but I don't have any easy outs. I'll ride n help but I think I will come home that night.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:42 PM   #54458
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No kidding. I really can't see it being good for anything but it sure looks cool!
Why would they go to the trouble of adding Ohlins, and then spec the parts with almost no suspension travel?

There are DS Sportsters out there. They have 14" or longer shocks and forks with DS-worthy amounts of travel...

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Old 10-24-2012, 06:42 PM   #54459
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Yup, count me in Doc. I'll be there but I don't have any easy outs. I'll ride n help but I think I will come home that night.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:44 PM   #54460
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nobody has to camp..but there is room for those who want to
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:54 PM   #54461
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I'd camp but it's supposed to be in the upper 20's or low 30's and I'm a pussy.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:58 PM   #54462
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Anyone know anything about these batteries: http://www.motobattbatteries.com/rev...uct/list/id/3/
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:59 PM   #54463
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I'll bet that Harley is really "flickable" on tight single track...
Prol aint worth a shit but I like the looks of it
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:03 PM   #54464
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Like most machines, in the right hands.......
At least my feet would touch the ground
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:20 PM   #54465
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I'd camp but it's supposed to be in the upper 20's or low 30's and I'm a pussy.
I can set you up with a bed partner if'n you want!

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