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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-23-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 9,187
Posted By Switchblade315
You guys have fun and be safe. and think of pore...

You guys have fun and be safe. and think of pore ol me stuck here having to work. Death doesn't really care that I wanted to have fun this weekend.
Forum: Beasts 10-23-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
Yeah, I said it would be easy to fab something...

Yeah, I said it would be easy to fab something like that but a nice volt on pice is always nice.:lol3
Forum: Beasts 10-23-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
Again I agree. I did a lot of reading about the X...

Again I agree. I did a lot of reading about the X before I even went and looked at it. Dropping down from a 1000cc bike to a 500cc is a big step down. But I wanted something light, something that...
Forum: Beasts 10-22-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
As i read through your last two post i was...

As i read through your last two post i was thinking. you Nailed it with this post. It would take a lot of work to make the X a race bike or a hard core adventure bike that could take a pounding as...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-22-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 9,187
Posted By Switchblade315
I keep my phone in a power saving mode an dB that...

I keep my phone in a power saving mode an dB that picture looks creepy in black and white.
Forum: Beasts 10-21-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
it may be the classification it falls under, or...

it may be the classification it falls under, or lack there of. it may be getting lumped in with sport bikes.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-20-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,831
Posted By Switchblade315
I put CoPilot On my S5 active. Works great. Turn...

I put CoPilot On my S5 active. Works great. Turn by turn into my bluetooth in my helmet, I can get calls and lessen to my music all on one device.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I pay 350ish for a year for the X and my old...

I pay 350ish for a year for the X and my old XL500R with progressive.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
Yep it was me. If I don't go with a aggressive...

Yep it was me. If I don't go with a aggressive tire that's what my X will be sporting.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I use Progressive for my bikes.

I use Progressive for my bikes.
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I ride 2 up on my X all the time. Don't let...

I ride 2 up on my X all the time. Don't let anyone tell you you need a bigger bike just because you want to ride 2 up. I'm 6'2" 155 lbs and my daughter is 5'8" and 140ish. The X has never felt under...
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
Where you ride is a factor but when the same tire...

Where you ride is a factor but when the same tire in a diffrent tire looks almost new with more miles on it on a heavier bike with twice the power, these tires are super soft. The amount that mine...
Forum: Beasts 10-19-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
it has to be the size we have. I road with a guy...

it has to be the size we have. I road with a guy today on a big yamaha.

<a href="http://s928.photobucket.com/user/Switchblade315/media/Mobile%20Uploads/20141019_113224_zpss44gbpzu.jpg.html"...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-19-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6,491
Views: 371,870
Posted By Switchblade315
Now for the placement and the clews. Ummm pizza....

Now for the placement and the clews. Ummm pizza. No that's not a clue Stef just set a pizza down in front of me.

So without the monster cruiser with us we where freed up to hit some gravel on...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-19-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6,491
Views: 371,870
Posted By Switchblade315
tag grabbed and placed. A last minute...

tag grabbed and placed.

A last minute deshion late yesterday got a ride together. I didn't message many people once it was set because, well someone has to go get the new tag. :lol3


so here...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-19-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
stuck my arm to the head pipe once of a 3-wheeler...

stuck my arm to the head pipe once of a 3-wheeler when I was young. Nothing between me and it. everything it burnt stayed with it. that hurt like hell. Glad it wasn't worse then it is, hope she heals...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-16-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-16-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
:lol3 yeah having our shop makes it much easier.

:lol3 yeah having our shop makes it much easier.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-16-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
I dont trust shops. See picture a page back...

I dont trust shops.

See picture a page back as proof. I do the work on my work vans because I drive them, hard. I just don't trust others to work on something I have to trust. :lol3
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-14-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
Hmm. Some old trucks just don't know how to...

Hmm. Some old trucks just don't know how to retire.

<a href="http://s928.photobucket.com/user/Switchblade315/media/20141014_110725_zps8snjcbs7.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: The Garage 10-13-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,593
Posted By Switchblade315
super capacitor really. you want a one shot...

super capacitor

really. you want a one shot boost these will give it to you. Just get the size you need.
Forum: Beasts 10-13-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
with work its hard to say but i like the idea.

with work its hard to say but i like the idea.
Forum: Equipment 10-12-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,310
Posted By Switchblade315
Yes. I had never had them before and always just...

Yes. I had never had them before and always just bought thick gloves. I would have a bike without them now. Even in the 60s I have three them on if it was damp just warm my hands up. They also world...
Forum: The Garage 10-11-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,368
Posted By Switchblade315
when my 86 would bottom the tire would just scuff...

when my 86 would bottom the tire would just scuff the fender. Best i remember the front did as well. :lol3
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-08-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
All went well with Stef. She's home and other...

All went well with Stef. She's home and other then a gush of blood from her nose on the way home, a monster headache and being groggy from being under shes good. everything went as they wanted it to....
Forum: Beasts 10-08-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I might try this. I don't have much problem with...

I might try this. I don't have much problem with this but there is a tad of nasty air that gets to me. But this would fix the problem I have with the bark busters hitting the Windshield if it loses...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-08-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
hey gents. Stef is having sinus surgery this...

hey gents. Stef is having sinus surgery this morning. All good thoughts and payers are welcome.
Forum: Beasts 10-05-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I waved someone by last Friday on 28. Had a big...

I waved someone by last Friday on 28. Had a big ass Victory cruiser behind me, the reason for me going so slow.
...
Forum: Beasts 10-02-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
It shouldn't be, as the slope of the seat will...

It shouldn't be, as the slope of the seat will have the passenger sliding forward against you and moving forward to start with anyway.
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-01-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
If the cops where there and watching things then...

If the cops where there and watching things then it's basically a closed corse. As I said I do not have a problem with that. I don't even have a problem with back road drag racing when locals are the...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-01-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
It has its place. On a closed corse just like any...

It has its place. On a closed corse just like any other sport. Public roads are not the place for it and it effects insurince for everyone.

Past that I don't give a rip.
Forum: Beasts 09-29-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
agreed

agreed
Forum: Beasts 09-29-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I'm in a shit mood tonight so I'm not going to...

I'm in a shit mood tonight so I'm not going to say to much here. other then yes I understand that the faster something moves the more wind resistance is pressed against it. That general knowledge and...
Forum: Beasts 09-29-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I honestly think it's more of a rpm thing then a...

I honestly think it's more of a rpm thing then a aerodynamic problem. If it had a taller overdrive I think it would get by he same mileage at 75 that it does now at 65. Oh well we can't have...
Forum: Beasts 09-29-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I normally get closer to 60 or 65mpg back and...

I normally get closer to 60 or 65mpg back and forth to work. and 58mpg if I stay over 70.
Forum: Beasts 09-28-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
I got 77mpg in the mountains. my friend on the...

I got 77mpg in the mountains. my friend on the big Victory got 48. :lol3
Forum: The Garage 09-28-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,391
Posted By Switchblade315
you could always check around the local lawn...

you could always check around the local lawn mower shops and see if they have a older JD that needs a motor and stick your good motor on there. I know ours gets them in each year.

If I had the...
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,244
Posted By Switchblade315
I use some sony ear phones that are full speakers...

I use some sony ear phones that are full speakers that have a hook that goes over your ear. Those i put in the pockets in teh helmet and ran the wire to the front of the helmet and use a 30 buck...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-27-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 15,565
Views: 816,488
Posted By Switchblade315
None other then the drive up to the cabin. ...

None other then the drive up to the cabin.

We are actully starting to pack up to head home. It's windy as hell and we are going to try to get back before the rain.
Forum: Beasts 09-26-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4,783
Views: 856,953
Posted By Switchblade315
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