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Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 05-04-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
While the Duc Scrambler may be a superior bike,...

While the Duc Scrambler may be a superior bike, the Triumph Scrambler sure wins in aesthetics with its vintage looks!
Forum: Vendors 04-29-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
What kind of LEVEL 3 numbers (kits) are you...

What kind of LEVEL 3 numbers (kits) are you sending to GL?
I see a shortage unless folks time the purchase JUST right..
Been here, missed that. :huh

TIA
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By Maxacceleration
I prefer my Wraith over my SCX for crawling...

I prefer my Wraith over my SCX for crawling ability, but yes fun.
Lipo batts & 1 1/2 hr run time.
Very nice RI version.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-11-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
Anyone with an eye for a bike can usually tell...

Anyone with an eye for a bike can usually tell what kind of mods are on the bike.
Tasteful mods can make for a bike that sells quick and at a good price.
A stubby no name pipe is an easy first sign...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-11-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
Very nice, but weight was not an issue, with the...

Very nice, but weight was not an issue, with the dual discs up front.
Probably part of the road bike swap it came from.
I could see a chain tension issue too, maybe. A tensioned pulley underneath...
Forum: Vendors 04-07-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Thanks Mr. Loop. I'm 5"10" and I'll see where I'm...

Thanks Mr. Loop. I'm 5"10" and I'll see where I'm at once my bike gets RR'd. :evil
...I always buy too many seats lol.

Back to the regular schedule of RRP. :freaky
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 04-07-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
I notice on all the high mount fenders, close...

I notice on all the high mount fenders, close clearance on the horn and clutch cable. Anyone else?

I tweaked/bent my horn mount for additional clearance and routed my clutch cable to the outside...
Forum: Vendors 04-07-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Not to derail Jens thread too much (sorry),,, it...

Not to derail Jens thread too much (sorry),,, it looks like the Seat Concepts seat, while gaining a flat surface, will raise seat height all on its own? And how much?

I know tall people don't...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 03-31-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
There is a good old rule for survival on the...

There is a good old rule for survival on the street, applying to corners.

In slow, out fast. A good rule to live by on the street.

I know many people who came in fast and crashed. Some are...
Forum: Vendors 03-28-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Amazing! I went back to page one for the first...

Amazing! I went back to page one for the first time in ages and you have revamped the first post.
Nice job John, saves many from having to decipher through all the pages.
I don't really care when I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-26-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
Sheesh, Motorcycle Superstore has the rear TKC -...

Sheesh, Motorcycle Superstore has the rear TKC - 80 in 130, 140 150 & 180 - 17's. :norton

I like the idea of the TKC -70's for use on this bike.
Forum: Vendors 03-22-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Nice feedback mikledog! I am 5'10" also. Would...

Nice feedback mikledog! I am 5'10" also.
Would you call it balls of feet or 'tippy toe'?
Thanks
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-22-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,761
Posted By Maxacceleration
Thanks AJ & pigpen. Always a good time. I've...

Thanks AJ & pigpen. Always a good time.
I've been through three surgeries this past year and I still have a separated shoulder.

I look at it as just a little mid life tune up. :rofl
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-21-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,761
Posted By Maxacceleration
I wont make your event AJ. I keep having issues I...

I wont make your event AJ. I keep having issues I need to get over.
Plus I'm on the wagon. :deal

I've had great fun there... :deal

Cheers
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-21-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 26,387
Posted By Maxacceleration
A good snake bite is everclear and mtn dew in a...

A good snake bite is everclear and mtn dew in a mini dixie cup! Well sort of.
Love college parties. :lol3

We kill rattlers every year. We use a breaker bar/scraper.
Rattlers love cool shady...
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
The stock windscreen works just fine. Really!

The stock windscreen works just fine. Really!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-17-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 63,701
Posted By Maxacceleration
Just getting back to riding my new '14 after a...

Just getting back to riding my new '14 after a riding break...
Fun bike!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v287/Maxxamillion/P1010590_zpsamw3fbbh.jpg
Forum: Vendors 03-16-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Your bike is looking purposeful! Nice stance with...

Your bike is looking purposeful! Nice stance with the 50/30mm ratio.
Looks like it should turn well!
The parts blend in well - good sleeper adv or even better, factory look.

I am curious, do you...
Forum: Vendors 03-12-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Your kit is coming together nicely! I take it...

Your kit is coming together nicely!
I take it your skidplate will have a similar look to the one posted a few pages back?
Nice beefy skidplate frame. :thumb
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
Well I haven't missed much in the last couple of...

Well I haven't missed much in the last couple of months. :rofl

No, we are not going to save much weight on this bike. But every mod has to take weight into consideration. Gained or lost.
I'll be...
Forum: Vendors 02-24-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
The bike looks excellent Jen! :thumb Low fender...

The bike looks excellent Jen! :thumb Low fender :thumb.
Other than the upgraded suspension feel, how does it handle?
Does it gas out of a corner and slide decent? Pull up over a roller?
Dive on...
Forum: Vendors 02-15-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Sounds like its all coming together! As you guys...

Sounds like its all coming together! As you guys know, change one thing and you have to change three things. Change three things and you have to change nine things when modifying/upgrading.
It all...
Forum: Vendors 01-13-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
Looking good JMo! I'll be in for a stage I! :thumb

Looking good JMo! I'll be in for a stage I! :thumb
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,418
Posted By Maxacceleration
Hello Excite-Bike, I still have that bike! Its...

Hello Excite-Bike, I still have that bike!
Its a doable mod/upgrade. Yes a stock 800 shock will work.
I would do the extra 2" on fork tube length, that way you can adjust your rake to stock or...
Forum: Vendors 01-05-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 117,523
Posted By Maxacceleration
If I had my druthers, I would go for the 6.6 to...

If I had my druthers, I would go for the 6.6 to 7" of travel up front and not raise further.
Then set the rear ride height accordingly for the balance.
IMO just enough to fit the 17/19" wheels....
Forum: Vendors 01-01-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 1,998
Views: 282,376
Posted By Maxacceleration
Thank you. :thumb Ice and snow on the ground now....

Thank you. :thumb Ice and snow on the ground now. It will be slow miles until it warms up a bit in Wenatchee. I think it will be ok.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 01-01-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 31,091
Posted By Maxacceleration
That is quite a bike. Tweak it a bit for modern...

That is quite a bike. Tweak it a bit for modern times and BMW could be farther ahead than they already are.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 01-01-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
I never said that I personally brake batter than...

I never said that I personally brake batter than abs. Nor have I ever spoke of your over zealous ego.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-01-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
Mike I do like that the Airbus A320 is one of...

Mike I do like that the Airbus A320 is one of your rides. :thumb
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-01-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
I am not picking on anyone here, but to say how...

I am not picking on anyone here, but to say how smart you are, and to not want or have abs on your bike makes you dumb is ridiculous.

You guys seem to condemn riding without abs. Are you?
Look...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 12-31-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
Better late then never is right! :thumb Good show.

Better late then never is right! :thumb Good show.
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 12-31-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
Me too... Just checking! A sensitive bunch, the...

Me too... Just checking!
A sensitive bunch, the abs crowd. :D (not directed at anyone in particular)
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-31-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8,056
Views: 1,311,838
Posted By Maxacceleration
The last place Honda should come to look at is...

The last place Honda should come to look at is this site.
Man O man. :fpalm
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-31-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
I will say hitting the brakes hard for a deer (!)...

I will say hitting the brakes hard for a deer (!) could be a very strong argument for abs, among others.

I will stop my overboard opinion on abs - no need. :norton
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-31-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
I understand and agree with you on the safety...

I understand and agree with you on the safety aspect of abs. Really I do. Repeatedly it will not let you down, and be superior in many if not most scenarios.
You also sound like you wont ride...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-30-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,688
Posted By Maxacceleration
Sooo many good routes and based off of Walters...

Sooo many good routes and based off of Walters route I may have found my own NW route for this coming year.
Maybe I have done 40% of these routes. Probably less.
Cool beans and thanks to all for...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 12-30-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 22,779
Views: 6,936,166
Posted By Maxacceleration
Why do people wait for abs to buy? Can you not...

Why do people wait for abs to buy?
Can you not ride without abs? ...Just curious. :ear
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-30-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 1,298,933
Posted By Maxacceleration
:thumb dojaw - rock the corners. I sure like...

:thumb dojaw - rock the corners.

I sure like choice and the 500X has it. I like the stock windscreen in the low position, sportbike style. Smooth air and not so noisy. Wind at 70 is noisy no...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-29-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 63,701
Posted By Maxacceleration
I would of been all over the new white to grey...

I would of been all over the new white to grey fade with the new X, if it would of been in the US now. Nice looking paint.
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-29-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9,959
Views: 1,688,814
Posted By Maxacceleration
I would be happy to find an old school '80...

I would be happy to find an old school '80 KZ1000MKII, roadrace style. Today. :D

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v287/Maxxamillion/kawasaki-kz1000mkII_zps7fe576dc.jpg~original
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