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Forum: Airheads 12-04-2012, 12:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,660
Posted By mikeprince
Beside the already stated galvanic reaction...

Beside the already stated galvanic reaction problem when mixing dissimilar metals, the washer acts as a smooth surface for the nut to tighten against so the torque applied to the nut can be more...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,340
Posted By mikeprince
I have one. They are well built and match the...

I have one. They are well built and match the lines of the GS pretty well.

It is very heavy. There is a metal base plate that is probably too over built. If I had more time I'd drill holes in...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-26-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,132
Posted By mikeprince
The silent and vast majority are out enjoying...

The silent and vast majority are out enjoying trouble free miles (and not posting). The very few unlucky ones have the time to post ;)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-26-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10,476
Views: 3,436,976
Posted By mikeprince
What are those mounds in the background?

What are those mounds in the background?
Forum: Face plant 11-04-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,158
Posted By mikeprince
I am very sorry about your loss. I had a...

I am very sorry about your loss.

I had a conversation recently with a Japanese friend and he suggested we follow Japan's model which appears to have become very effective: When a driver is caught...
Forum: Vendors 10-06-2011, 12:08 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,289
Posted By mikeprince
I have the Motoport air mesh Kevlar pants and...

I have the Motoport air mesh Kevlar pants and really like them. I bought them for the Kevlar, great air flow, custom fit, and great build quality.

What's kept me back from buying their jacket is...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 102,114
Views: 19,954,773
Posted By mikeprince
You may want to check the impedance of the wires...

You may want to check the impedance of the wires as they are probably smaller than a normal jumper cable would be. Maybe use the positive wire to the starter motor at least as a reference for the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-10-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 64,535
Posted By mikeprince
So well said. :clap

So well said. :clap
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,449
Posted By mikeprince
x2 on the FT60R. Its a very durable unit that...

x2 on the FT60R. Its a very durable unit that can pump out 5w using dry cells if need be. Yes, the UI sucks, but after a short while you'll get it.

Price point is pretty good at ~$180 compared...
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,249
Posted By mikeprince
I have a pair of Sidi Adventures and really like...

I have a pair of Sidi Adventures and really like them. A decent amount of protection and I can walk in them. Certainly I wouldn't take them hiking, but for short distances when off the bike they...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 16,133
Views: 1,929,586
Posted By mikeprince
I had a leak from the same left engine cover...

I had a leak from the same left engine cover gasket and solved it by torquing the cover screws back down to 10 Nm.

I've also heard that you can trace a leak down by using the spray foot powders:...
Forum: Equipment 11-06-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 33,625
Posted By mikeprince
You don't even have to go back 100 years... how...

You don't even have to go back 100 years... how about 70? Hitler outlawed Jews from having guns and then boxed those same people up in rail cars and hauled them off to camps. Guns have been...
Forum: Equipment 10-28-2010, 10:47 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,986
Posted By mikeprince
I'm in too for some Air Mesh Pants. I actually...

I'm in too for some Air Mesh Pants. I actually ordered a week or so back, and need to get my jeans in the mail so they can match them.

Thanks again for putting together this group buy!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-16-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 868
Posted By mikeprince
Congratulations! Looks like a nice bike. ...

Congratulations! Looks like a nice bike.

Now stop taking pictures and put some miles on! ;)
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,212
Posted By mikeprince
Maybe you can take inspiration from Arnold in the...

Maybe you can take inspiration from Arnold in the original Terminator: didn't he shove a sawed off shotgun in-between the frame of his Fat Boy? Maybe a call to Harley could give you some guidance...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-26-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,156
Posted By mikeprince
Got to test the ABS today

Of course, on my first casual ride with the new bike on a short trip through town I had a chance to test the ABS (never had it on a bike before).

Three vehicles: car A in front, car B following A,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-20-2010, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 14,614
Posted By mikeprince
Assuming the seller is the owner, in California...

Assuming the seller is the owner, in California they can fill out an "Application for Duplicate Title", which together with a bill of sale will allow you to transfer the vehicle to yourself.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,247
Posted By mikeprince
Technically, here in California, you're supposed...

Technically, here in California, you're supposed to park on the street with a wheel against the curb.

But I have parked very often on the sidewalk, and when I've asked police officers about it...
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