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Forum: Racing 04-12-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 52,789
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I am happier I checked off the Montreal GP circus...

I am happier I checked off the Montreal GP circus on my bucket list last year instead of this season.

But attendance hasn't hindered a Grand Prix one whit during the reign of The Dwarf.



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Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I'm not going to point out that the most...

I'm not going to point out that the most streetable versions of early FI systems used a CV slide to smooth out the snatchy behaviour typical of injected bikes (i.e. early R1's), or that FI systems...
Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Because unless you weld in a bung, add a wideband...

Because unless you weld in a bung, add a wideband O2 sniffer, then spend upwards of $2k on aftermarket electronics & dyno time...that's what a motorcycle's fuel map is.






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Forum: Road warriors 12-23-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Only we're not talking about racing, we're...

Only we're not talking about racing, we're talking about used, in various stages of neglect, bikes to use for street riding.

It's easier to tune an EFI system for full chat WOT, and flatslides...
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,630
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I really wanted to like the Gen I, but it just...

I really wanted to like the Gen I, but it just felt too heavy & clumsy as an urban commuter. Awesome bargain highway tourer.






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Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
A modern CV carb will "self tune" itself much...

A modern CV carb will "self tune" itself much more precisely than an open loop FI running a rough Power Commander hack job. Once jetted for your bike, the vacuum takes care of the rest, alot more...
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,656
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I can't find it, but there's an inmate that...

I can't find it, but there's an inmate that stuffed a big 600 single (Honda?) in a Ninja EX250 chassis.

Ofcourse then he painted it a speckled Robin's Egg blue. :D
Did a good job, and it...
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Open loop FI systems are not the FI systems that...

Open loop FI systems are not the FI systems that the auto world uses.

Running the same pace, on the same roads, I always get better mileage than guys with FI bikes. OPEN LOOP FI systems on bikes...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-21-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 27,619
Views: 6,575,126
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Haa haa it is a small world. I saw OCF's FM...

Haa haa it is a small world.

I saw OCF's FM ad awhile ago...saw the Eleven in the pics with a SS swinger...jeez how many of those things are floating around those parts...Naaawwwwww.

Haa haa...
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
The only plus for FI on bikes is if you ride some...

The only plus for FI on bikes is if you ride some pretty large elevation changes on a regular basis. If mountain passes aren't on your doorstep, I'd like to hear what the fairly mickey mouse FI...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
If you are going to fix problems yourself. ...

If you are going to fix problems yourself. Carbs.

If you are going to pay somebody. FI.

Carbs are better than the majority of open loop FI systems on bikes, but they are labour intensive to...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dilligaf0220
If you are content performing minimal seasonal...

If you are content performing minimal seasonal maintenance, and paying a shop some money when something does go wrong, go FI.

There are two types of fuel injection, closed loop (automobiles), and...
Forum: Canada 12-17-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,460
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Weeeelllllllll...just because you quoted someone...

Weeeelllllllll...just because you quoted someone who I've blissfully had on ignore for years...

It is curious how Toronto's Neo-Libtards want to hang Rob Ford for actions that he hasn't even been...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,886
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Pssst, the tarrif's were lifted under Reagan. ...

Pssst, the tarrif's were lifted under Reagan.

Honda made a smaller auto into the 80's, 550cc?
The 80's were an interesting time for bikes, but the 90's saw a quantum leap with more automobile...
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 170,381
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I can't remember the specifics, but the VRod...

I can't remember the specifics, but the VRod engineers were under orders to make the rad as tall & wide as they could get away with to keep it hidden behind the front wheel. Problem was the wheel...
Forum: Racing 12-16-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 943
Views: 52,789
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I haven't seen you guys commenting on the amended...

I haven't seen you guys commenting on the amended 2014 rules yet?
Y'all are slipping!

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Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,232
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I will never look at a piece of green Parkerized...

I will never look at a piece of green Parkerized metal again without giggling, great stuff!






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Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 170,381
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Psssst, it's not the older, smaller, tracks they...

Psssst, it's not the older, smaller, tracks they use restrictor plates on.
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
And Jerry hooks another one... If you had...

And Jerry hooks another one...
If you had become fascinated with the increasingly bizarre posting habits of the Jerry, one would know that jealousy breeds ignorance & contempt. If the Jerry can not...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,886
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I know a few guys that parked their literbikes...

I know a few guys that parked their literbikes for smaller commuters. Though mostly for self preservation & law enforcement reasons. They still have fun. Small sumo's have taken off here, mostly...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,289
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Corporate structure, and the not so unreasonable...

Corporate structure, and the not so unreasonable belief that you couldn't sell small cars & motorcycles in the US.

Not until gas was over $3/gal anyway. We love our small hatchbacks in Canoodia...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,289
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Canada occasionally gets some of the smaller...

Canada occasionally gets some of the smaller niftier Euro bikes. We've been getting the Ninja ZZR250's for years with a twin spar frame instead of the EX250's.
The CBR 125 & 250 aren't related at...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 170,381
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Blurring the line between tough love & enabling...

Blurring the line between tough love & enabling an addiction?








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Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
How many riders do more than 500 miles in a day...

How many riders do more than 500 miles in a day on ANY bike?
And you're right it's not the kind of travel Jerry was talking about, AntiHero barely puts on any Interstate travel, which would be...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 170,381
Posted By Dilligaf0220
He snagged you again? He's getting desperate...

He snagged you again?
He's getting desperate today, NASCAR, diesel's & jetliners in one post.

I guess the new piss head Harley's are that boring to ride!
Forum: Americas 12-15-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 22,528
Views: 1,667,424
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Something I learned a long while ago is that your...

Something I learned a long while ago is that your body won't fall asleep if you have something in your mouth. On long rides I usually am popping long lived hard cough candies or chewing gum of a...
Forum: Road warriors 12-14-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Nate & Jerry riding a Harley & Vulcan ride...

Nate & Jerry riding a Harley & Vulcan ride report!

Hell I'd kick in for the No Man Left Behind Kickstarter fund, as they repair their bikes & backs all across the nation!






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Forum: Canada 12-14-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,621
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Well apparently they were riding from one area to...

Well apparently they were riding from one area to another, and the quickest way was to scoot along next to the highway while traffic crawled along in a blizzard. OPP clocked them at 120km/h+. Used...
Forum: Canada 12-13-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,377
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Woke up in Hamilton to snow on the ground & salt...

Woke up in Hamilton to snow on the ground & salt on the roads, so yeah I gave it a pass. Didn't hear the usual potato-potato parade either so I'm guessing there was lot's of parking!





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Forum: Canada 12-13-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,621
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I think I am going to skip riding to Niagara this...

I think I am going to skip riding to Niagara this weekend. :lol3

Though one year I did find out the speed limit on Hamilton Bay is in force year round. 20km/h, argh. Took me 3 hours putting the...
Forum: Americas 12-11-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 119,438
Posted By Dilligaf0220
For giggles do a search on "Espinazo del Diablo...

For giggles do a search on "Espinazo del Diablo en moto"

Makes riding the Dragon look as tame as an empty 401.






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Forum: Racing 12-11-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 52,789
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I somehow doubt anybody will ever look back at...

I somehow doubt anybody will ever look back at the last season except as a wiki footnote wondering who that Vettel guy was.







Until one of the backmarker teams keeps the engine set at...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
I had this whole cool post, with pics & debatable...

I had this whole cool post, with pics & debatable arguments over what a full Kerker exhaust was (which yours wasn't)

But I'm on my phone qand my thick thumbs lost it. I'll catch your next GSE...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6,335
Views: 940,593
Posted By Dilligaf0220
What bike is that? Me likey. Right now I...

What bike is that? Me likey.

Right now I think it would be kinda cool to have one of these in the garage to just take off & fuck around on...

[...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Oh and a Kerker slipon is the epotame of PO...

Oh and a Kerker slipon is the epotame of PO sins...one must replace that shit with a full system at the earliest opportunity!






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Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
The GSE is the neutered, domesticated version of...

The GSE is the neutered, domesticated version of the bike we are chatting about...but I'll give you a pass because of your Vizla ;)

In a perfect world of my own creating, I ride a XJ750X Maxim to...
Forum: Canada 12-09-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,460
Posted By Dilligaf0220
And welcome to Toronto city politics... Due to...

And welcome to Toronto city politics...
Due to budget shortfalls & out of control trough spending the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off.

Just to catch everybody up, an unelected...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Every now & then when I see one I think it would...

Every now & then when I see one I think it would be cool to have an old XJ or Seca as a daily rider and keep something else as an occasional hooligan ride. I guess if you grew up with them, they...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,347
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Yamaha Maxim's not a "cruiser"? Oh Jerry...you...

Yamaha Maxim's not a "cruiser"?
Oh Jerry...you be silly :lol3

There were plenty of "specials" from the factory with sissy bar seats & kicked out rake & trail. Either in air cooled XJ750 or...
Forum: Canada 12-08-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,460
Posted By Dilligaf0220
Well there are other councillors on the other...

Well there are other councillors on the other side of the aisle that want his chair that have done just as well, or better...only their millions have come from public coffers. Yes Adam Vaughn &...
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