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  1. eastbloc liked windmill's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    Yet ironically "garden tractor" motorcycles count among the all time most successful ones such as HD's, and KLR's. A lot of people...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 9:16 AM
  2. eastbloc liked XPatriot's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    Since we are telling Ural stories, I had a 2012 Patrol for a couple of years with no issues. Sold it due to not having a garage and...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 8:39 AM
  3. eastbloc liked Strong Bad's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

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  4. eastbloc liked davebig's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    Ok that works for me but we're in Merica now !:jack Where we're all free to think whatever just so long as it's just like everybody else...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 7:19 AM
  5. eastbloc attached a file to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    OK, here's my story. When I started down the sidecar rabbit hole circa 2000, this was my ride. A 1996 Ural Tourist: [ATTACH] I had...

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  6. eastbloc replied to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    The anti-Ural bent in the sidecar community is a fascinating phenomenon indeed. It reminds me of the way some BMW riders sneer at...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 6:27 PM
  7. eastbloc liked EASiRider's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    I'm fine with different opinions. I don't enjoy listening to someone get offended that I didn't like his opinion. FR700/Luke took it a...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 1:54 PM
  8. eastbloc liked EASiRider's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    My dad always told me not to argue with idiots, "They'll drag you down to their level and beat you with experience." Just ignore FR700...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:59 AM
  9. eastbloc replied to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    I reckon bikes are like dogs in that they resemble their owners.

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:58 AM
  10. eastbloc replied to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    You've certainly seen to that. You must be real popular at parties.

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:53 AM
  11. eastbloc replied to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    It's a one-man pissing contest you've got going on here. I don't have a chain-driven bike. I also don't require my bike being...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:50 AM
  12. eastbloc replied to the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    To get 100,000km in a year you'd need to maintain a constant average forward velocity of 11km/hr. I suppose _technically_ a Ural could...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:47 AM
  13. eastbloc liked FR700's post in the thread List of ADV Motorcycles with available Hacks.

    Subjective? Butt hurt? It's reality. Show me where the high mileage Urals are? The foil heads bang on about their reliability, but I'm...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:41 AM