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Old 04-24-2013, 02:22 PM   #20476
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I hope for her sake he doesn't need to make a quick or sudden stop.
Yea for shure.. that has trouble written a lllll over it.
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Old 04-24-2013, 02:33 PM   #20477
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I hope for her sake he doesn't need to make a quick or sudden stop.
Nah, he will lay her down before he needs to make a quick or sudden stop.
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Old 04-24-2013, 02:50 PM   #20478
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You really need to bring more shit with you on vacation.....

Unloaded some of the stuff in my workshop in the basement of the old homestead at our place in WNC.


I'll be here for six months. Our grass needs cutting.



Got it all unloaded and went for a ride before the rain came today. Dogwoods are still blooming.



Rode down the mountain to see my friend Jim Tom (aka moonshiner) at Thunder Mountain Store on 143.
First ride for me on my Ural on gravel and she likes it. Nice to be in the land of curves and elevation changes.
I'll hit the Dragon on my way to a sidecar get together at Iron Horse close to Stecoah tomorrow.
Don't worry, I'll use the turn outs unlike some yahoos.
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Old 04-24-2013, 03:57 PM   #20479
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War Pig has come up on here a few times. That guy has been riding for a loooooooong time.
For sure, and he looks like the real deal.

I did a quick and dirty search for "war pig" via Google and turned up a mishmash of hits, many about a Ural. I seems to recall that this guy has an interesting story...

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Old 04-24-2013, 04:05 PM   #20480
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Its all fun and games until some one pokes an eye out.
Beat me to it. This was the obvious caption. Old, but classic.
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Old 04-24-2013, 06:21 PM   #20481
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Unloaded some of the stuff in my workshop in the basement of the old homestead at our place in WNC.


I'll be here for six months. Our grass needs cutting.



Got it all unloaded and went for a ride before the rain came today. Dogwoods are still blooming.



Rode down the mountain to see my friend Jim Tom (aka moonshiner) at Thunder Mountain Store on 143.
First ride for me on my Ural on gravel and she likes it. Nice to be in the land of curves and elevation changes.
I'll hit the Dragon on my way to a sidecar get together at Iron Horse close to Stecoah tomorrow.
Don't worry, I'll use the turn outs unlike some yahoos.
Haha, we didn't need to rent the Ridge cabin next week, we could just come crash with you!
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Old 04-24-2013, 06:56 PM   #20482
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Discuss.

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Old 04-24-2013, 07:06 PM   #20483
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Target fixation on the sportbikes in front of him, he let the guy ahead of him drive him right into that corner instead of taking his own pace...
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:13 PM   #20484
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Body position was horrible, bad lines, I expected to see the low side several times before he actually finally lost it. He kept trying to sit up straight and just lean the bike... He was obviously riding someone else's ride.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:16 PM   #20485
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Looks like a waste of ten minutes of my time.
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:21 PM   #20486
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Looks like a waste of ten minutes of my time.
Start around 6:40
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:24 PM   #20487
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Looks like a waste of ten minutes of my time.
Let me save everyone some aggravation.......skip to 6:50. Within 30 seconds you could see dude was in a little over his head.
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Old 04-25-2013, 06:32 AM   #20488
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not a lowside. that was a "run into".
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Old 04-25-2013, 06:59 AM   #20489
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Guy with the camera needs to learn how to edit!
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Old 04-25-2013, 07:17 AM   #20490
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Seems like he saw the yellow barrels, target fixated on them and ran into the guard rail.
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