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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 05:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,080
Posted By Nytelyte
I went down on my R1150R on the PA turnpike at...

I went down on my R1150R on the PA turnpike at about 70mph, and I donated a Sena SMH10 and a mirror face shield to the side of the road... Totaled the helmet too, so I guess that's included. And a...
Forum: Face plant 07-21-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
I'd like to kick back into this thread just a...

I'd like to kick back into this thread just a smidge...

Since I wrote my "the heck with it, I'm going riding" post, I've put about 1000 miles on. And I know thats minor to the most of you, but...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-06-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4,118
Views: 611,135
Posted By Nytelyte
Selling my 02 R1150R

*Somewhat motivated, found a bike locally I'm very interested in.*
2002 BMW R1150R, black, 11789 miles today. Carbon fiber Remus exhaust, MondoMoto aux LEDs, fat grips and a crampbuster. Located in...
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
Question ref 91-03 750's.. Is it better to...

Question ref 91-03 750's..

Is it better to find an early one with low miles, early with high miles, later with low, later with high, or any mix? Or are these consitant enough that it really...
Forum: Face plant 06-04-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
Sacked up and decided to be over it. BMW...

Sacked up and decided to be over it.

BMW and I had a ride and a talk. Discussed how we got off on the wrong foot. Made a pact not to do it again. We have an agreement.
I still need to take it...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-03-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,264
Posted By Nytelyte
I have one on mine, and I enjoy the sound. Little...

I have one on mine, and I enjoy the sound. Little deeper and grumbly, never gets raspy or screamy or buzzy. The carbon looks nice, too.

PO put it on, not sure I'd be spending $600 on it just for...
Forum: Face plant 05-31-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
See, that sums it up well. If I were the one...

See, that sums it up well.
If I were the one that screwed up, I could deal. I can rectify that with training, practice, etc. I've gone over and over and over this crash in my head, and to the best...
Forum: Face plant 05-30-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
There is a lot of excellent data here. Thank you...

There is a lot of excellent data here. Thank you all very much.
Forum: Face plant 05-17-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
I've gone over and over it in my head, and I've...

I've gone over and over it in my head, and I've been riding for 10 years now without an incident... and this guy really came across two lanes in such a span as I had no time. I don't thin there was...
Forum: Face plant 05-17-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,923
Posted By Nytelyte
How do you'all get back on?

So, last fall I had a car come two lanes across the highway and punt me into the median at 70 mph. I was on the brakes but lost it when I went down when the front tire hit the gravel on the berm and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-05-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,529
Posted By Nytelyte
No kidding. If you are lucky, they shoot you in...

No kidding. If you are lucky, they shoot you in the back first. (Officer Thomas White)

But really, its all about making them as comfortable and happy as possible, and pandering to their...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-05-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,529
Posted By Nytelyte
REQUIRES you to LEGALLY remove it? Probably...

REQUIRES you to LEGALLY remove it? Probably doesn't exist, although I bet if you asked an officer they would put it somewhere in the "Lawful request for officer safety" realm of things.

Pushing...
Forum: The Garage 09-24-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,240
Posted By Nytelyte
I did exactly that once as a teenager. Coated the...

I did exactly that once as a teenager. Coated the driveway with a nice streak.
Every time I change the oil in anything I remember the hours of scrubbing that driveway with a brush, dawn and simple...
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 293,567
Posted By Nytelyte
It was... Not optimal. The first half hour was a...

It was... Not optimal. The first half hour was a freebie, I had no idea my chest was injured, adrenaline. Then I got about 15 minutes of "I think I pulled a muscle or something picking up the bike."...
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 293,567
Posted By Nytelyte
This is my first post in this thread. I just...

This is my first post in this thread. I just picked up a 2002 R1150R and my initial impressions are amazing. I adore the tractor-like tug and grunt down low, and 6th at 70-75 mph is just sublime. The...
Forum: Road warriors 09-03-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
I won't normally post this kind of thing, but...

I won't normally post this kind of thing, but this is astonishing. I don't even know what to think.

http://cincinnati.craigslist.org/mcy/4018901646.html


...
Forum: Equipment 08-22-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By Nytelyte
This is your problem. I've done some connection &...

This is your problem. I've done some connection & output work on my Redline, and using a stereo instead of a mono cable will do exactly what you are seeing. Sad part is it can also damage the...
Forum: The Garage 08-20-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,517
Posted By Nytelyte
Whelp, on the internet to another person I'd...

Whelp, on the internet to another person I'd recommend option C.

That said, if it were mine, I'd probably say option.... C. Because its much cheaper to get it done with the wheels off the bike in...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-02-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 195,240
Posted By Nytelyte
That thought has crossed my mind. But why would...

That thought has crossed my mind.
But why would I spend my money, of which I have a finite amount, with a place that provides that kind of experience, when I have alternatives? Would you go to a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-02-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 18,352
Posted By Nytelyte
Great list. I'd prefer to see the Black Shadow on...

Great list. I'd prefer to see the Black Shadow on there instead of the 23 BMW, while the BMW was important to BMW, the VBS changed biking quite a bit.

I think that a current 'most impact' bikes...
Forum: The Garage 08-02-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4,088
Views: 532,969
Posted By Nytelyte
Another question... If the gauge and width...

Another question...

If the gauge and width of the piece of steel are the same matter as far as correct amperage to run?
Reason: I've pretty much filled up that chunk of steel in the pictures,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-02-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 195,240
Posted By Nytelyte
A couple of years ago (I was 25 or so, and look a...

A couple of years ago (I was 25 or so, and look a bit younger than I am) I was having issues with my CBR killing batteries if it sat more than a couple days w/o riding or on a tender. If I rode it to...
Forum: The Garage 08-01-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4,088
Views: 532,969
Posted By Nytelyte
Lol.. "Inside" meant in the house, not out in the...

Lol.. "Inside" meant in the house, not out in the garage. I'm avoiding toasted pups.

& thanks folks. Off to practice more.
Forum: The Garage 07-30-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4,088
Views: 532,969
Posted By Nytelyte
What does "Less weave, more stringers" mean? I've...

What does "Less weave, more stringers" mean? I've been trying to do the half circles, figure 8s, or push/pull methods, and I can't tell much difference between those and a straight slow pull......
Forum: The Garage 07-30-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4,088
Views: 532,969
Posted By Nytelyte
This is WAY below you folk's pay grade, but.. ...

This is WAY below you folk's pay grade, but..

I'm learning to stick weld because there are things I want to make that simply require basic welding, and, If you can glue metal together, you can...
Forum: Beasts 07-29-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,575
Posted By Nytelyte
My wife loves it. Did a 240 mile day ride...

My wife loves it. Did a 240 mile day ride yesterday. All day comfy for both of us, can even put the soft bags on and it doesn't bother her.

That said, I think its too heavy and peaky for dirt,...
Forum: The Garage 07-24-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 229,811
Posted By Nytelyte
Well, yesterday, but I ran my first beads of weld...

Well, yesterday, but I ran my first beads of weld on the arc welder on the electric line I installed!

Peanuts to you folks, but it worked! And my beads aren't horrible, really. Not pretty, but the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
Hopefully this isn't TOO spamable... I'm...

Hopefully this isn't TOO spamable...
I'm selling my 94 Nighthawk 250 and 2002 FZ-1, looking to replace both with a Nighthawk 750. Links in my sig, if anyone knows of or is interested ... :ear
...
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
Ok. Some seafoam, limped it to the highway after...

Ok. Some seafoam, limped it to the highway after cranking up the idle, and did a loop around 270 WFO. And now its working utterly perfectly. :D

Side note, thats the longest I've EVER held a...
Forum: Road warriors 04-26-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
I'll give it a shot. Never thought of putting it...

I'll give it a shot. Never thought of putting it straight to the carb.

Thanks!
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,049
Posted By Nytelyte
Ah, ok. If you can expand to add additional...

Ah, ok. If you can expand to add additional cameras, no biggie. Just throw more in there. And it can't hurt to see what you can see out to the spot you are concerned about, since you already have the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-24-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4,584
Views: 900,309
Posted By Nytelyte
Our nighthawk 250 just started acting goofy......

Our nighthawk 250 just started acting goofy... It'll start just fine, choked when cold, once it heats its a really fast tap on the starter and it spins right up (this is seriously the easiest...
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,049
Posted By Nytelyte
For your question of 150 foot range, these are...

For your question of 150 foot range, these are the important line items.
IF all conditions are perfect (focus, lighting, etc) you'll probably see that there are people shapes that are moving...
Forum: Road warriors 04-21-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 25,271
Posted By Nytelyte
Didn't disparage man or machine. Simply stated...

Didn't disparage man or machine. Simply stated facts for someone else.
Try to keep up.:deal
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 25,271
Posted By Nytelyte
RTFA I'm assuming "overhauled" means full...

RTFA

I'm assuming "overhauled" means full tear down / rebuild. And even then it needed three engines to get that far.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-18-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,276
Posted By Nytelyte
What they all said. I think it helps to use...

What they all said.

I think it helps to use some form of beading agent on your visor, but make sure whatever you pick is compatible, I hear that some of them make smearing a problem. Look into...
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2013, 05:24 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 91,106
Posted By Nytelyte
I, personally, think that is a good deal. If you...

I, personally, think that is a good deal. If you do the forks its less than $250, and you're into a brilliant bike that you will never wear out for $3500. The Akro pipe is sweet stuff too.
What...
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 91,106
Posted By Nytelyte
Didn't mean the spigots, I meant the boot caps...

Didn't mean the spigots, I meant the boot caps that commonly crack causing a vacuum leak. Thats a common thing on this bike, and "the rubber between the carb and then engine" is somewhat non-specific.
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 91,106
Posted By Nytelyte
Pretty cheap if you do it yourself. Couple parts,...

Pretty cheap if you do it yourself. Couple parts, some time and a 6pack.

Check this out: Fork Seal @ FZ1oa (http://www.yamahafz1oa.com/forum/showthread.php?t=20888)

That carb rubber tubing and...
Forum: Road warriors 04-16-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 91,106
Posted By Nytelyte
Its a good deal, IMHO. They seem to bottom out...

Its a good deal, IMHO. They seem to bottom out around 3000 or so in decent shape.
Have you ridden it?

I bought a 2002 FZ1 last February, 1400 (fourteen hundred) miles on it when i got it. You...
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