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Old 12-20-2012, 04:03 AM   #736
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Zero perceptible change in performance or mileage. Fairly certain the rear tire life expectancy is going down. :)

The burble on trailing throttle is addictive.
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Awesome, too bad about the tire wear issue

Hey how come the ST13 is not on you bike list in your signature line?
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Old 12-20-2012, 07:27 AM   #737
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My ST.

Messing with people at the Hotel at Barber Motorsports! It's hammercoated black with Racetech front springs, ABS/ TC/PAIR/CA delete(about 40 lbs including charcoal can...), BT023 tires, I'm 6-4 so no windscreen at all works great.



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Old 12-20-2012, 12:48 PM   #738
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Awesome, too bad about the tire wear issue

Hey how come the ST13 is not on you bike list in your signature line?
Because the dummy forgot how to edit his profile. :)
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Old 12-20-2012, 04:49 PM   #739
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Messing with people at the Hotel at Barber Motorsports! It's hammercoated black with Racetech front springs, ABS/ TC/PAIR/CA delete(about 40 lbs including charcoal can...), BT023 tires, I'm 6-4 so no windscreen at all works great.



That sure looks sad lying down like that . Like the rear rack you have on it.
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Old 12-20-2012, 09:27 PM   #740
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Lay an ST1100 down; you've got $30 worth of plastic to replace. Lay any other bike down and it's a write-off .

(yeah, I know if you lay down at speed you'll probably be replacing a mirror and a blinker housing, but still increadibly cheap)
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:50 AM   #741
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:26 PM   #742
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Bump just because I miss talking about our beloved ST's.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:49 PM   #743
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My Michelin Road Pilot 3's shipped today! I had to go up one size in the width to compensate going from 70 series to 60 series. I'm hoping it will be a 1/2 inch shorter in the rear.
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Old 01-23-2013, 05:13 PM   #744
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Old 01-23-2013, 07:37 PM   #745
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Here is another one to keep things going.

The bike looks like it is standing on its own.




Don't let the winter stop you from riding (on sunny clear road days that is).

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Old 01-23-2013, 10:55 PM   #746
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Here is another one to keep things going.

The bike looks like it is standing on its own.




Where was this picture taken? Looks a lot like a spot North of Bonners Ferry, Idaho, on the way to the Canadian border. Think I've got a pic of my ST there...

And a pic just to keep things goin... Probably already posted it but from last summers trip- "Lake" Roosevlet in Washington.

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Old 01-23-2013, 11:37 PM   #747
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Old 01-24-2013, 04:11 AM   #748
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Where was this picture taken? Looks a lot like a spot North of Bonners Ferry, Idaho, on the way to the Canadian border. Think I've got a pic of my ST there...

And a pic just to keep things goin... Probably already posted it but from last summers trip- "Lake" Roosevlet in Washington.



You got it. It is just a few miles north of the Canadian border. Idaho has some of the best roads I've ever ridden.


I like the street fighter look of your ST1100. There must be a good story there.
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Old 01-24-2013, 05:57 AM   #749
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Thought that looked familiar! Loved that area- used to live around there. As for the bike- you can read the story here: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=783937 I bought it from an inmate after it had a rather unfortunate run in with a Suburban.
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Old 01-24-2013, 07:09 PM   #750
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Thought that looked familiar! Loved that area- used to live around there. As for the bike- you can read the story here: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=783937 I bought it from an inmate after it had a rather unfortunate run in with a Suburban.

Thanks for the link. That's a great job you did on the rebuild. Well Done. Couple of guys over on the ST-riders.net have done some nice work on their STs like yours.
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