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    Sure would like to see a "Bug Bash" West Coast...

    Sure would like to see a "Bug Bash" West Coast one year, then East Coast, the next. Alternating East/West coasts.

    Or, East/central/West alternating every 3 years...The USA is just too vast to...
  2. Besides, that's what you've got ME for!

    Besides, that's what you've got ME for!
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    Alcohol is proven to change behavior because of...

    Alcohol is proven to change behavior because of judgement. I think this thread is a perfect example.

    Since we Californian's lane split, we get close to cars, when they don't expect us (or...
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    Dealership experience...

    I've been known to frequent various motorcycle dealerships during this and last century. Occasionally, I'll be approached by someone whom has little (or no) riding experience. Or, they have lots of...
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    Stopped by there today. They gotta new track too....

    Stopped by there today. They gotta new track too. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190623/d0baef9c626087cb141a5f4e499afcd1.jpg


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  6. Flipped a Hobie 16 on Mission Bay, back in the...

    Flipped a Hobie 16 on Mission Bay, back in the 1980's. Darn good pair of sunglasses on the bottom now...

    There seems to be a ridercoach section on FB. From what I understand, it's become...
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    Sorry, maybe you misunderstood. I meant to say...

    Sorry, maybe you misunderstood. I meant to say hard rubber inserts on the surface of the sprocket. Not inside the sprocket. There's a bonafide reason they are there. You know what it is. Let's see...
  8. "Luddites, unite!"

    "Luddites, unite!"
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    What's the deal with the rubber inserts on some...

    What's the deal with the rubber inserts on some CS sprockets?

    (Let's see who knows...) :banana:


    I prefer Spacely Sprockets, personally.

    I know a guy named George that works there...good...
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    YABOB'n along.

    What does "YABOB" mean?

    Can't be the road in New Guinea, or the song???
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    Maybe a Rebel with a trailer! (THAT would be...

    Maybe a Rebel with a trailer! (THAT would be unique!)
  12. Yeah, I just remember this site was hopping...

    Yeah, I just remember this site was hopping before FB/twit et al. Kinda miss the activity that once was. (I'm on neither FB nor twit.)
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    Well yes, and no. AH HA! You've stumbled onto the...

    Well yes, and no. AH HA! You've stumbled onto the "other problem." This one being possibly "lethal." With your intense sun energy, during the summer months in the desert, you are subjecting your skin...
  14. More like a vacation year... Is there anyone...

    More like a vacation year...

    Is there anyone here anymore?



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    2380 miles from me. Looks like I won't make this...

    2380 miles from me. Looks like I won't make this one either...:-(
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    Holy crap! And it's WELDED to the CS! Surprised...

    Holy crap! And it's WELDED to the CS! Surprised the bearing/seal survived the intense heat generated. Can't think of a way to change the sprocket either. Not cut it off as the heat would soften the...
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    When we say chain "stretch," we really infer...

    When we say chain "stretch," we really infer chain wear.

    Since each link shares such a small amount of wear, the wear is measured over a series of links. A worn chain will be longer than when it...
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    The CRF250L is going to be A LOT less “energetic”...

    The CRF250L is going to be A LOT less “energetic” than your previous “R” model.
    The engine will have 2/3rds the power of the R model. The suspension will be a horrible compromise of street & dirt....
  19. Thread: The Roadster

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    LOL, now I've seen it all!

    LOL, now I've seen it all!
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    That's true, the FXR isn't a Dyna, for the...

    That's true, the FXR isn't a Dyna, for the reasons you state. However, the Dyna line did take many cues from the FXR line.

    The FXR enjoys an almost "rabid"popularity amongst the Harley bunch....
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    Very true. Always adjust the chain when the...

    Very true. Always adjust the chain when the countershaft/swingarm pivot, and the rear axle are all "in line." (This makes for the greatest distance between the rear axle and countershaft.)
    This...
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    Glad to hear you adjusted your chain by yourself....

    Glad to hear you adjusted your chain by yourself. Youtube has “how to adjust motorcycle chain tension” videos that are helpful. When removing/replacing your rear wheel, pay special attention to how...
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    $10.4 OTD is a great deal. You might check to see...

    $10.4 OTD is a great deal. You might check to see if Husky still has their "1.99% financial incentive." (That's what I got on my 701.) I just missed their .99% offer by 2 months. Good for 5 years. My...
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    Heck, I gotta Dyna that needs a home. (With 5...

    Heck, I gotta Dyna that needs a home. (With 5 bikes in the garge, it's become "motorcycle checkers" when it's time to ride.)

    But, I see you got a Dyna 'vert of 1993 vintage.

    Mine's on that...
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    Many tire makers are offering rebates during...

    Many tire makers are offering rebates during their annual "promo" period. Continental/Dunlop/Pirelli are just a few. They should have something in the "90/10" combo you seek. (90% road/10% offroad.)
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