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Old 09-20-2012, 03:58 PM   #16321
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No fail there, that's a cool rig and some nice technique.


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Awwwww yis!
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Old 09-20-2012, 04:00 PM   #16322
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Not sure you caught it earlier, but I do believe you were the subject of an earlier discussion. There was a picture of you coming from the other direction. If I remember right, it was mostly kudos for style ,form, position on bike, looking through curve, and a few knocks about open face helmet and blue jeans. Nice pix.

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There's other pics of me in this thread?
I thought I've been good at keeping tabs on it, but it must of slipped through.

Must not have been the first pic that got snapped of me when I first entered.
Damn photographer scared the shit out of me and I really blew that curve.
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Old 09-20-2012, 06:04 PM   #16323
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My first thought, too, though my second was related more to that Brooksian Alternate Universe:


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Yes, we're gonna have to go right to ludicrous speed
Nossir, we've done already far exceeded ludicrous in this thread...
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Old 09-20-2012, 06:11 PM   #16324
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Awwwww yis!
is that mount moveable?

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Old 09-20-2012, 06:25 PM   #16325
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Triumph Street Purple?
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Old 09-20-2012, 07:14 PM   #16326
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Is the radiator as close to the front tire as it appears? Not a lot of room for suspension travel...
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Old 09-20-2012, 07:18 PM   #16327
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Is the radiator as close to the front tire as it appears? Not a lot of room for suspension travel...
It's curved for clearance, like a lot of modern streetbikes.


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Old 09-20-2012, 11:57 PM   #16328
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Is the radiator as close to the front tire as it appears? Not a lot of room for suspension travel...
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It's curved for clearance, like a lot of modern streetbikes.

yikes. with a short fender, I see a lot of rocks poking holes in the radiator.
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Old 09-21-2012, 02:33 AM   #16329
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OMG it's the missing link in the 'what oil do you use' debate colloidal graphite !!!!




addit: I think the roadcraft advice is classic nothing much has changed has it

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Old 09-21-2012, 03:19 AM   #16330
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is that mount moveable?

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it rocks
Are we talking about the sidecar mounts? If so, they are adjustable for lean and toe-in, but not moveable while riding. Lean and toe-in are crucial to making a hack handle correctly.

This video shows the process for how they are used.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxq2pExzwmQ
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Old 09-21-2012, 05:14 AM   #16331
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Acheson's Colloidal Graphite!? We make that now (Henkel bought Acheson when National Starch was broken up)! How funny.
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:35 AM   #16332
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Everyone else is doing it......Where's MY fail??



Come on now....Hit me hard!!!!
OK...let me take a jab...

NO oversized front rotor, inoperable GPS(new one on the way), patched front tube, no tag-light, front and rear brake pads ALMOST gone...stock rubber passenger pegs(they HAVE been replaced now)

Now...the good...

proper amount chain-lube, oil drain plug properly secured, stock turn-indicators still intact(Uh...I've bought 5 replacements over the years, I think), braided front brake-line(see above..no oversized rotor), dual-radiators,

AND...MOST important, an Eagle-Mike DOO-HICKEY !!!!!
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:37 AM   #16333
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Yes, since all it has are LEDs.
Why thank you Cap'n obvious......

I guess the LED's are a good idea so there is more wattage left to power the Starbucks Espresso machine.
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:57 AM   #16334
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Might as well throw myself in the ring for a pummelling! Not the Gap but, just as good!
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Old 09-21-2012, 07:04 AM   #16335
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What...No 22 cent MOD!!!




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OK...let me take a jab...

NO oversized front rotor, inoperable GPS(new one on the way), patched front tube, no tag-light, front and rear brake pads ALMOST gone...stock rubber passenger pegs(they HAVE been replaced now)

Now...the good...

proper amount chain-lube, oil drain plug properly secured, stock turn-indicators still intact(Uh...I've bought 5 replacements over the years, I think), braided front brake-line(see above..no oversized rotor), dual-radiators,

AND...MOST important, an Eagle-Mike DOO-HICKEY !!!!!
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