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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-10-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By Vulfy
Why would you possibly want to put your personal...

Why would you possibly want to put your personal phone number in your CL ad??? :huh

I've sold three bikes and two scooters on CL among other things, and never ever have advertised my phone...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,175
Posted By Vulfy
<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/90BxTrAADi4"...

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/90BxTrAADi4" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe>

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Ikx2sJcecnQ"...
Forum: Equipment 07-07-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,147
Posted By Vulfy
I've had a lot of issues with the helmet smell...

I've had a lot of issues with the helmet smell too, so I'm talking from experience.

Just washing and drying liners does not help. Well... it helps as it seem to remove the odor when you just wash...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-05-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,816
Posted By Vulfy
http://img3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20130616144106/...

http://img3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20130616144106/codfanfic/images/thumb/3/3a/Misc-got-a-badass-over-here-l.png/1016px-Misc-got-a-badass-over-here-l.png
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-02-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,011
Posted By Vulfy
Well I was caught today after a sunset, in a...

Well I was caught today after a sunset, in a thunderstorm, in my tinted visor... It SUCKED! No more tinted visors for commuting. I'm switching to clear with sunglasses.

I'll still use tinted...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Gotcha, yeah that makes sense. Rear brake gives...

Gotcha, yeah that makes sense. Rear brake gives me a lot of confidence in the really tight stuff, which is usually what I practice on my own, constant lock to lock turns. In the competition there is...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,011
Posted By Vulfy
I used to have one of the Shark helmets with a...

I used to have one of the Shark helmets with a drop down sun visor. It was the best helmet I've ever owned, just due to that one little feature.

If I didn't hate glasses and the feeling of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
I'll believe this when someone can post a video...

I'll believe this when someone can post a video of them running GP8 in 30 seconds, without any brakes.

However I do agree that I am a bit heavy on the rear, and its something I'm working on.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Yeah, don't even start me on the bike...

Yeah, don't even start me on the bike maintenance. Gymkhana really takes a toll on the bike.

I've been changing brake fluid on the rear brake every month or so. Tires (at least the front) last...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-25-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,515
Posted By Vulfy
How do you get into becoming a coach? Is it more...

How do you get into becoming a coach? Is it more of a hobby for all of you, or can you actually make a living doing this?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-21-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Here is Jezza's tumble: <iframe...

Here is Jezza's tumble:

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/joLgoVSfzf0?rel=0" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe>

I followed suit, but much less...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-16-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,641
Posted By Vulfy
Once you loaded that page, you loaded the flash...

Once you loaded that page, you loaded the flash app onto your computer, so any latency would only be local (USB, monitor).

406 average, with a laptop track pad. I need to try this with a proper...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-16-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Nuggets, thank you so much for posting this!!! I...

Nuggets, thank you so much for posting this!!! I wanted to see someone on a trials bike doing these courses, for the longest time now! Sorry about your difficulties with the captcha, I'll post your...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-14-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Thank you guys for suggestions. We treated a few...

Thank you guys for suggestions. We treated a few grass snakes with vinegar, salt and soap, so will see how that works.


:y0!:y0!:y0!:y0!

We filmed and posted our next Remote Competition...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-13-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,490
Posted By Vulfy
I never really had any problems with any of the...

I never really had any problems with any of the bikers I've met. I've helped a couple of times a stranded rider, and was helped a few times as well.

I'm usually turning circles in a pretty scenic...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-09-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
I am sooooo setting up a tail chase this weekend!...

I am sooooo setting up a tail chase this weekend! :D Those are always so much fun, and it really gets the blood pumping trying to keep up with a faster rider in front of you. :D
Forum: Equipment 05-29-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,983
Posted By Vulfy
It works as advertised, it wicks moisture, but...

It works as advertised, it wicks moisture, but you need air flow to evaporate that moisture to stay cool. Under the armor (I wear the Alpinestar Bionic 2 jacket) that type of a shirt will wick the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-25-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Yeah, this is the best we have at the moment,...

Yeah, this is the best we have at the moment, can't complain.
It was a bit of a challenge to actually set up the course in those weeds. It turned out ok though, all turns were on good pavement with...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-24-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
A few photos from our competition session today. ...

A few photos from our competition session today. :D

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5534/14075745108_715868acd1_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/nrPSCu)
...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Vulfy
Sparrowhawk: very cool gadget, never knew...

Sparrowhawk: very cool gadget, never knew anything like this existed. Thanks for the info.
Forum: Equipment 05-11-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Vulfy
Sorry to resurrect this thread from the dead, but...

Sorry to resurrect this thread from the dead, but I finally changed my tires, and managed to pop the bead with a little Husky pump from Home Depot.
Front went without a hitch. Pop, pop and the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-06-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Got my "Grapevine" obstacle time, down to 45...

Got my "Grapevine" obstacle time, down to 45 seconds today.
Still need a lot of work to match our fastest time so far, of 42 seconds.

http://www.moto-gym.com/competition/remote-competition/
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-04-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
riding :ricky

riding :ricky
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-01-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,580
Posted By Vulfy
Well thanks to this thread, I'm signing up for...

Well thanks to this thread, I'm signing up for Corner Spin. :D

Thanks OP!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-27-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,675
Posted By Vulfy
As a warning or an attention getter horn works...

As a warning or an attention getter horn works just fine. One situation that is very common is passing a bus stopped at a bus stop, and then having to turn right, in front of the bus. I always do...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,580
Posted By Vulfy
"Corner Spin" actually looks and sounds awesome! ...

"Corner Spin" actually looks and sounds awesome! I'm now thinking of taking their class sometime in June.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,631
Posted By Vulfy
I know there are red coloured pouches/pockets...

I know there are red coloured pouches/pockets that you can attach to your shoulder, with your information in them. Do paramedics look for that? I think aerostitch sells one.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,580
Posted By Vulfy
I might have emphasised knee down a bit too much,...

I might have emphasised knee down a bit too much, and I agree with you.
My main concern is that the field time was somewhat rushed and at times felt disjointed, while classroom time was a bit too...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,580
Posted By Vulfy
I had a somewhat different experience with a...

I had a somewhat different experience with a Total Control class.
I had Lee's book for a while, and practised his exercises on my own.
I was hoping that by taking the class, it would be a more...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-22-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,580
Posted By Vulfy
Where in NYC are you planning to ride fast? I...

Where in NYC are you planning to ride fast? I mean its possible, but from your post you do not necessarily want the consequences associated with it.

I personally am looking to go to Yamaha...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-22-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Shame to hear that, ego can definitely get the...

Shame to hear that, ego can definitely get the best of us. Thanks for sharing. As unfortunate your experience is, we'll try to learn from it here in NY, so again thank you for sharing.

We haven't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-22-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
Did you guys have a bad experience with a cop...

Did you guys have a bad experience with a cop rodeo?
We haven't approached any such organizations yet, just wondering what happened.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-20-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
It was in US for a brief period of time as Battle...

It was in US for a brief period of time as Battle Trax. There is an interesting thread over at Amgrass forums, from a person who started it here in USA. The end result was that as soon as money was...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-19-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 1,808
Views: 152,378
Posted By Vulfy
New obstacle for our Remote Competition Series! ...

New obstacle for our Remote Competition Series!

http://www.moto-gym.com/competition/remote-competition/


Pretty fun little thing. Technical with a little bit of "flowiness". Lets see what...
Forum: Equipment 04-18-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,323
Posted By Vulfy
Not really. Elbow sliders are about the size of...

Not really. Elbow sliders are about the size of knee sliders, which I would say about the size of your palm. The picture OP posted, the scale of those things is a little bit bigger than quarter. ...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,905
Posted By Vulfy
I just got a set of REV'IT Airway Pants and...

I just got a set of REV'IT Airway Pants and Jacket. Looks and feels like a solid piece of gear. Didn't ride in it, so can't really say anything else.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-17-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,147
Posted By Vulfy
I've read one theory, is that it depends on your...

I've read one theory, is that it depends on your dominant eye.
Just like we have a dominant arm, we have a dominant eye.

If you form an OK sign with your index and thumb (doesn't matter with...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,561
Posted By Vulfy
Got mine as well. Didn't get a chance to try the...

Got mine as well. Didn't get a chance to try the motorcycle ones, but I also got a pair for sleep. We have a somewhat noisy building (neighbours, crazy cats outside, street traffic, etc.)

They...
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,502
Posted By Vulfy
I had it on the front brake disk, locked through...

I had it on the front brake disk, locked through one of the vent holes.
Bike was not chained.

Bike was later miraculously recovered (in a bit beaten up shape) and the lock on the disk was...
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,502
Posted By Vulfy
Had mine for around a year, until my bike was...

Had mine for around a year, until my bike was stolen with it.

:baldy
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