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Old 06-12-2013, 07:29 AM   #21511
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Not a motorcycle, but can somebody say camber fail?

No, that would be "stanced". As in "I lowered my car so far that the rear suspension is now horribly out of whack and my differential is scraping. It has a really aggressive stance now and people with think it is rear wheel drive because I put camber plates on and cranked my shock mounts over because my tyres wouldn't fit otherwise. You could say I stanced it."
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Old 06-12-2013, 07:31 AM   #21512
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What's wonky is the ridiculous helmet, complete lack of gear, and cut pipes... that thing is probably deafening.
ehh?
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Old 06-12-2013, 08:22 AM   #21513
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I like it. The "Abject Terror of the Week" award winner...

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Old 06-12-2013, 09:33 AM   #21514
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Is it me or does something look wonky with the lack of rake? Wonder how it handles?
It doesn't appear to have been de-raked. I could be wrong, but it looks like the stock rake with a 6" weld on hardtail. I'm not a fan of kicking out the rake on my chops. One is stone stock, the other came with a roughly 2 degree increase in rake, both have 6" weld on hardtails. No noticeable difference in handling between the two, but neither of them turn like a stock bike. They mostly handle great, especially getting pushed around the garage these days.
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:34 AM   #21515
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What a fucking maroon/moran/moron.

I used to drive one of those. Back in the 80s when it was new. And no, mine wasn't red. Very capable as to cornering/handling though in recent years the bar has been raised and not as outstanding in handling compared to the rest of the fleet as it used to be.
And tires still don't work when they're unloaded from using the road camber as a ramp...

I swear I got both wheels on the Husky off the ground mid-flick in Gravity Cavity a time or two...

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Old 06-12-2013, 11:44 AM   #21516
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Apparently there are some nice crash photos of this guy on one of the other 129 sites from later in the day.

Do you know what day this was taken?
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Old 06-12-2013, 12:03 PM   #21517
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Do you know what day this was taken?
No clue. The crash mentions were from Facebook comments.

"He did go down later, a few minutes in front of me, right in front of the 129Slayer tent. I stopped to help, and he asked us to help pick his bike back up. It was 10 feet down the side of a drop off! I think it sat down there for awhile."
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Old 06-12-2013, 12:13 PM   #21518
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Found it!









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Old 06-12-2013, 12:14 PM   #21519
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No clue. The crash mentions were from Facebook comments.

"He did go down later, a few minutes in front of me, right in front of the 129Slayer tent. I stopped to help, and he asked us to help pick his bike back up. It was 10 feet down the side of a drop off! I think it sat down there for awhile."
Isn't there already some damage on the upper edge of the side fairing and a broken mirror?

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Old 06-12-2013, 12:35 PM   #21520
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Found it!




Ah yes... the always effective "counter lean" technique. Works out well, doesn't it?
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Old 06-12-2013, 12:48 PM   #21521
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Well the tires on his side of the line. Like a lot of the leaning motos.
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Old 06-12-2013, 01:15 PM   #21522
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Ah yes... the always effective "counter lean" technique. Works out well, doesn't it?
He REALLY wanted to get those chicken strips taken care of...
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Old 06-12-2013, 01:44 PM   #21523
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He REALLY wanted to get those chicken strips taken care of...
And left a skid mark in his underwear
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Old 06-12-2013, 01:46 PM   #21524
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How'd those hands feel after a good asphalt buffing? No gloves- FAIL within a fail.

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Old 06-12-2013, 01:48 PM   #21525
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How'd those hands feel after a good asphalt buffing? No gloves- FAIL within a fail.

Is that his wallet flying out?
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