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Old 03-24-2014, 08:26 AM   #6001
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They're all up in arms about it on the big WRR thread. Ugh. The lengths I go through for these people. I'm going to have to edit the writeup I did when I get home tonight and include the wet pictures.
Wet pics and burnt clutch plates,gettin kinda racy for a Disney style little bike.
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Old 03-24-2014, 08:31 AM   #6002
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Old 03-24-2014, 10:43 AM   #6003
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Yes, I did. I was taking pretty pictures for a writeup I'm going to do for the wrr website, so I put them in there dry just for that one photo.
I assumed that was a photo mock-up... but I hate to see anyone smoke a new clutch.

EDIT: How do my new meds appear to be working ?
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:20 AM   #6004
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If you like the Shoei - then dont put on an Arai (its even better)

Anything will be better than my FOX V2. Putting a greater value on my head this year
Ive got more of the rounded oval head shape,the ARAI's are more for the squared off funnel shape evidently.

+Ive seen people lose their minds changing shields on ARAI's and I dont have a minder like Navin does for such trivialities.


(Damn Marquez and Rossi put on one hell of a duel in Quatar yesterday.
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:22 AM   #6005
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I assumed that was a photo mock-up... but I hate to see anyone smoke a new clutch.

EDIT: How do my new meds appear to be working ?
In CA proper we have meds right in the water,so I cant tell much difference on your meds one way or the other,best of luck though and be careful with the green ones.

EDIT: You do seem a "little" more Morose/passive aggressive,but then its a Monday.
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Old 03-24-2014, 12:17 PM   #6006
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EDIT: You do seem a "little" more Morose/passive aggressive,but then its a Monday.

Morose is fine, being perceived as "passive aggressive" is a downer. I like to think of myself as, "face value." I don't care for people much and need them to understand it fully, not go through the interpretive process. It saves time this way.
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Old 03-24-2014, 12:28 PM   #6007
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Morose is fine, being perceived as "passive aggressive" is a downer. I like to think of myself as, "face value." I don't care for people much and need them to understand it fully, not go through the interpretive process. It saves time this way.
People only truly know what I think of them when I take them trailriding,if any sort of whining or excess bleeding occurs,and they cant deal with it than that's as far as the friendship goes.

Harsh but fair.

Those who excel are shown worse and worse trails (funner) until they end up wadded in a ditch begging to know the "easy" way out.

Usually isnt one is the truly sad thing,shakes out the Riff Raff.
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Old 03-24-2014, 12:50 PM   #6008
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Morose is fine, being perceived as "passive aggressive" is a downer. I like to think of myself as, "face value." I don't care for people much and need them to understand it fully, not go through the interpretive process. It saves time this way.
Um, this is the Internet. You don't exactly have a face here. Well, besides the Tom Hanks thing that is.
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Old 03-24-2014, 01:10 PM   #6010
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:23 PM   #6011
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Um, this is the Internet. You don't exactly have a face here. Well, besides the Tom Hanks thing that is.
Yeah... just combine that face with a little whiskey throttle, mix in some manic depressive sociopath and you pretty much have it, but overall I'm a pretty nice guy. Kind to animals, "Quite neighbor" etc.
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:42 PM   #6012
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Forget what I said. Nothing scares me more than the old neighbor saying "but he was such a quiet man" thing. I have enough problems with the half my friends work for an agency ending with a vowel generating FBI visits thing already.
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:12 PM   #6013
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Yeah... just combine that face with a little whiskey throttle, mix in some manic depressive sociopath and you pretty much have it, but overall I'm a pretty nice guy. Kind to animals, "Quite neighbor" etc.
Sportster is on CL?
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Old 03-24-2014, 09:45 PM   #6014
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Sportster is on CL?

Not yet... Will probably hang on to it until the Smokeout Rally (Rockingham) and try to sell it after the Saturday drags. It does rather ummm "well" against the "fast" S and S motored bikes and draws a bunch of attention. ('Tis only a bunny !)

EDIT: Was on the phone with Rebster tonight... let me check CL.
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Not yet... Will probably hang on to it until the Smokeout Rally (Rockingham) and try to sell it after the Saturday drags. It does rather ummm "well" against the "fast" S and S motored bikes and draws a bunch of attention. ('Tis only a bunny !)

EDIT: Was on the phone with Rebster tonight... let me check CL.
Drag racing doesnt happen around here,used to be some strips long ago. The AHRMA races went well on Sunday,200 or more riders,lots of shiny neat old MX bikes on a mile long grass track up and down the hills.

Dick Mann was in attendance and helped put the thing together and lay out the track,etc. Made me think of getting one of the old clunks around here ready to race.
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