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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-15-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,935
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I have to agree. the trip may very well cost as...

I have to agree. the trip may very well cost as much or more than shipping costs, BUT your having an adventure:clap More than 600 miles into the ride, vut there is a KTM dealer in Little Rock, AR. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-03-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 35,113
Views: 8,760,415
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Demi Moore in 'GI Jane' said it.:rofl

Demi Moore in 'GI Jane' said it.:rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-23-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,913
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Didn't you know? A double spray starched do-rag...

Didn't you know? A double spray starched do-rag is DOT rated. Triple spray and it's Snell.:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,648
Posted By BuddingGeezer
A well taken care of Honda ST1100/1300 can easily...

A well taken care of Honda ST1100/1300 can easily go 200-300K miles with normal maintenance. I would expect similar mileage from the Feejer and Connie. My '91 ST1100 has been on it's side down the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-13-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,415
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Easy answer... Crashing is the worst thing.:muutt

Easy answer... Crashing is the worst thing.:muutt
Forum: Equipment 01-01-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,067
Posted By BuddingGeezer
That ain't the seat breaking in, it's your...

That ain't the seat breaking in, it's your ass:rofl The Corbin on my Honda ST1100 is like a 2x8 board covered in leather, but it works for me. :clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-01-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,463
Posted By BuddingGeezer
IMO the highside hurts a lot more than a lowside

IMO the highside hurts a lot more than a lowside
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-07-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 12,695
Posted By BuddingGeezer
My 1991 Honda ST1100 started fine at 14 degrees...

My 1991 Honda ST1100 started fine at 14 degrees F. Haven't tried it any colder than that.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-02-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 35,113
Views: 8,760,415
Posted By BuddingGeezer
+1000 on the Miata. ATGATT on my ST1100 or...

+1000 on the Miata. ATGATT on my ST1100 or shorts and shirt in my Miata???? My Miata has been winning lately this summer. Chick car???Hum, I do like women. Guess that makes me a lesbian:clap
Forum: Road warriors 06-01-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 918
Posted By BuddingGeezer
If one will look at transverse mounted engines,...

If one will look at transverse mounted engines, one will see that the shaft drive bikes have the shaft on the left side. With the exception of the new BMW water-head flat twin the longitudinal...
Forum: Equipment 06-01-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,881
Posted By BuddingGeezer
IMO a great cold weather jacket. I had a...

IMO a great cold weather jacket. I had a 60-70moh highside wearing the exact jacket in the pic. 100' asphalt slide and a flip. The jacket SAVED the meat on my chest, but somehow my left elbow cane...
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,032
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Isn't the rear a 130/80???? ...

Isn't the rear a 130/80????
http://www.americanmototire.com/catalog/index.php has a provision to list the tire size and it will show you the tires in that size.

With that in mind, I ran...
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 602
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Check the exhaust pipe temps with a laser...

Check the exhaust pipe temps with a laser thermometer. If one cylinder is leaner than the other that pipe will be hotter.
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,026
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Pilot screws control air or fuel depending on the...

Pilot screws control air or fuel depending on the location on the carb. If the screw is between the intake manifold and throttle butterfly they control fuel. Screwing them in reduces the fuel...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-07-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,590
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Yes it counts:clap

Yes it counts:clap
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-07-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,590
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Not wanting to cause some crap, but........ I...

Not wanting to cause some crap, but........
I am one of those in the camp (read my earlier post) of things in pockets can cause injuries in a crash.

My question is for those who advocate carrying...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-05-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,590
Posted By BuddingGeezer
+1000 Anything carried in a pocket is a...

+1000
Anything carried in a pocket is a potential worse injury. If carried in a jacket pocket is a likely broken rib(s) and the phone will be destroyed anyway. I'm sure glad I had my phone in the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-27-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 35,113
Views: 8,760,415
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I ride a Honda ST1100 and have ridden a buddy's...

I ride a Honda ST1100 and have ridden a buddy's ST1100 with a car tire on the rear. The ride was on 2 lane twisties. I'm sorry but the car tire bike does not handle nearly as well as the same bike...
Forum: Road warriors 02-18-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,499
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Bmw k75/100/1100

Bmw k75/100/1100
Forum: Road warriors 02-08-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3,876
Views: 443,938
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I have a Honda ST1100 that went from a fully...

I have a Honda ST1100 that went from a fully faired bike to a naked one while riding it.:yikes
Forum: Road warriors 02-02-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 54,198
Posted By BuddingGeezer
If you are into 800 mile super slab days (BTDT...

If you are into 800 mile super slab days (BTDT and it really sucks) buy the Trophy. Any other type of riding, the Tiger wins hands down.

I have owned a BMW K100LT, Kawi Concours 1000 and Honda...
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 106,336
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I had a '87 BMW K100LT build date 3/86. I have a...

I had a '87 BMW K100LT build date 3/86. I have a '91 Honda ST1100 build date 3/90:huh
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-17-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 19,893
Posted By BuddingGeezer
IMO, all legislation in the USA is bought by the...

IMO, all legislation in the USA is bought by the lobbies. The AMA is a powerful lobby that has helped move 47 states with mandatory helmet use in the '70s to only 20 states today. Now the insurance...
Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 889
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Idle up and down. You got an air leak, too lean.

Idle up and down. You got an air leak, too lean.
Forum: Road warriors 11-18-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 532,785
Posted By BuddingGeezer
There have been some great answers on your...

There have been some great answers on your headshake problem. Google .headshake' and you'll find many different make and model bikes do this around 40-50mph, especially while decellerating.

I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-09-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,075
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I certainly support the PG's mission. All the PG...

I certainly support the PG's mission. All the PG members I see ride open (loud) pipe cruisers and dress like 1%s. I don't feel like a Honda ST1100, closed face helmet and textile clothing fits.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,456
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I have a '93 Miata and a '91 Honda ST1100 naked...

I have a '93 Miata and a '91 Honda ST1100 naked (yea, I crashed). I find myself driving the Miata more than riding the bike lately. Just too much trouble to gear up to ride the bike and I guess I...
Forum: Road warriors 10-26-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,554
Posted By BuddingGeezer
My Take on the oil leak. I have a '91 with 98K...

My Take on the oil leak. I have a '91 with 98K miles on the clock and it has a slight alternator oil leak for the 50K miles I've owned it. With regular riding there is no burned oil smell or oil...
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,483
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I know nothing about about the V-Star. Have...

I know nothing about about the V-Star. Have ridden emergency pillion on a Shadow 1100 and the bike had no trouble 2 up. I have ridden a couple of Shadow 750s and neither would pull a sick whore out...
Forum: Road warriors 10-07-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,548
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Lower left seam by the seat. Water settles to...

Lower left seam by the seat. Water settles to this spot and corrodes the tank over time. I repaired the exact pinhole leaks on a K100 with JB Weld. Had no problem for the 20K+ miles I had the...
Forum: Road warriors 09-13-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 16,715
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Is a great lookin bike. Why do people want a...

Is a great lookin bike. Why do people want a bike that's the same color as the road?? I painted a BMW that color once, but WHITE would be a knock out on that bike IMO. And easier to see.
Forum: Equipment 09-12-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,911
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Nolan warrants their helmets for 5 years of...

Nolan warrants their helmets for 5 years of ownership or 7 years since manufacture date. I wouldn't chunk a 5 year old helmet in good shape.

I wonder about the "drop/crash replace". Back in the...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 830
Posted By BuddingGeezer
This is the way to do it. Silicone the wire...

This is the way to do it. Silicone the wire through the hole. NAPA has the SAE plugs. Auto Zone and Advance Auto Parts don't know what your talkin' about.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-14-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,555
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Wether to quit riding after a crash probably has...

Wether to quit riding after a crash probably has a lot to do with age. I had a 70mph highside back in Feb and was hurt pretty good and still have several ribs that didn't grow back together. I was...
Forum: Face plant 08-10-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,051
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Man, I feel for you. Last Feb I broke 7 ribs...

Man, I feel for you. Last Feb I broke 7 ribs with 3 displaced. Slept in the recliner for 2 weeks. Don't sneeze, cough or laugh. It'll feel better when it quits hurtin.:eek1
Forum: Road warriors 08-09-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I give my 2 cents worth. I own a '91 ST1100 with...

I give my 2 cents worth. I own a '91 ST1100 with 97K miles. As the previous poster replied, if the bike has been maintained 100K miles is no worry. there's still another 100K or 2 in her.

I...
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,660
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I have bought tires from several net vendors. ...

I have bought tires from several net vendors. Now I just use Motorcycle Superstore.
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,502
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Short hair cut on what hair I have. No cap, hey,...

Short hair cut on what hair I have. No cap, hey, no one gonna steal a stinky helmet. A benefit many of yall haven't thought of.:evil
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-29-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,873
Posted By BuddingGeezer
Nolan N102, 60-70mph highside. Right front crown...

Nolan N102, 60-70mph highside. Right front crown of the helmet caught the ground when I rolled or flipped. My head was the only thing that didn't hurt
Forum: Equipment 07-26-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,903
Posted By BuddingGeezer
I had a 100' asphault slide wearing a Teknic...

I had a 100' asphault slide wearing a Teknic 1000D Cordura jacket and Fieldshere mercury pants Carbolex. the pants held up just as well as the jacket. I did have to replace both.
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