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Forum: Airheads 02-25-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By bikerfish
I bought a used one when I was a junior in high...

I bought a used one when I was a junior in high school, My dad made me buy it, my first BMW, still have it 26 years later, I'll never sell it, and it gets to go on a trip every few years. It's been...
Forum: Americas 02-25-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By bikerfish
yeah, the campground on the west rim is Colton...

yeah, the campground on the west rim is Colton Point, less developed and less busy then the eastern rim(leonard Harrison). Still an easy ride into Wellsboro or Galeton for dinner and beer(supplies!)...
Forum: Airheads 02-25-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 893
Posted By bikerfish
hindsight is what it is, but if there is EVER a...

hindsight is what it is, but if there is EVER a hint the nuts won't come off, then they should be cut off. new nuts are always cheaper than new threads!
I've cut off many, used a sawzall with a...
Forum: Racing 02-24-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 64,875
Posted By bikerfish
While it won't make it faster(maybe!) I think...

While it won't make it faster(maybe!) I think the 2015 Duc is better looking, looks leaner and meaner.
Forum: Racing 02-23-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 64,875
Posted By bikerfish
Mark was most likely testing different...

Mark was most likely testing different parts/set-ups. Remember, testing isn't always about the outright fastest time, but to find out what will allow the fastest time for about 26 laps! Don't know...
Forum: Equipment 02-22-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,432
Posted By bikerfish
After you invent the perfect pannier, maybe you...

After you invent the perfect pannier, maybe you could work on the perfect tire, or better yet, the perfect oil!!! In other words, there is no such thing, only what works good for you.
Forum: Airheads 02-15-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,244
Posted By bikerfish
Those were the R100r battle of the legend...

Those were the R100r battle of the legend racebikes, used to love watching those guys wring them out. The mystic came later, an attempt to make the R100r a bit sexier and sell a few more. basically...
Forum: Americas 02-15-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By bikerfish
last week of may, I'd head over to Moab!!! Unless...

last week of may, I'd head over to Moab!!! Unless you like to push bikes through snow.
Forum: Airheads 02-13-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,244
Posted By bikerfish
the stock handlebars will NOT work, those avon...

the stock handlebars will NOT work, those avon fairings require either clubman bars or clip-ons to avoid hitting the fairing when turning.
Very cool looking fairings though, and I'd love to have...
Forum: Racing 02-13-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 90,157
Posted By bikerfish
I saw it listed on fox sports 2, I think it...

I saw it listed on fox sports 2, I think it starts at 8est.
Forum: Racing 02-10-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 741
Views: 64,875
Posted By bikerfish
While I love the IOM, there is no way I would...

While I love the IOM, there is no way I would want to see my motogp favs risking life and limb needlessly there. I want to continue to see these guys race each other, not watch them attend funerals....
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,929
Posted By bikerfish
I did a month long trip this past summer, two up...

I did a month long trip this past summer, two up on a 2012 wee, similar list to yours, but no cooling fan!! I do carry one or two fly rods and reels on every trip, since it's my second passion. we do...
Forum: Racing 02-06-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 64,875
Posted By bikerfish
I think they are used to it by now. I think...

I think they are used to it by now.
I think Nicky near back of the pack on the proddy Honda is thinking WTF!!!!!
If Crutchlow can't do better on the LCR bike, there is no longer any hope for him...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-04-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
didn't a guy do that ride on a Guzzi ambassador...

didn't a guy do that ride on a Guzzi ambassador and post about it, Now THAT's a ride!!!
Forum: Racing 02-02-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,186
Posted By bikerfish
what?? it never rains at mid-ohio!!:lol3 ...

what?? it never rains at mid-ohio!!:lol3

yeah, I've heard the track doesn't want to make the changes to make it useable in the wet. maybe if the series grows and prospers, things will change.
Forum: Racing 02-02-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,186
Posted By bikerfish
I'm also bummed about mid-ohio not being on the...

I'm also bummed about mid-ohio not being on the schedule, but I think the track and the ama are up each other's asses, being the home of the "used to be worth attending" vintage days, and close to...
Forum: Racing 02-01-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,186
Posted By bikerfish
fuck Daytona, that ship has sailed, never to be...

fuck Daytona, that ship has sailed, never to be the same again, like said above, get over it!
I fully support the motoamerica guys and wish them nothing but the best, and I'll go to any race that...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-01-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
That highway really bums me out, just what wv...

That highway really bums me out, just what wv needs, MORE Washingtonians and baltimorons.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-31-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
I took a break this weekend, hit the trail at...

I took a break this weekend, hit the trail at moraine on my xc skis, be back up next weekend, sat I'll be at HV, but I might ski the springs on sunday, I'll let you know for sure later in the week.
Forum: Racing 01-31-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 90,157
Posted By bikerfish
I think it's awesome and can't wait to see the...

I think it's awesome and can't wait to see the starts! Nothing wrong with making the tracks more interesting! I also noticed there are a couple tracks with right handers after the start this year,...
Forum: Equipment 01-30-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By bikerfish
in summer, I regularly use a afx fx50, can...

in summer, I regularly use a afx fx50, can usually be found for less than a 100 bucks, and has been a decent helmet for the 3 years I've had it.
Forum: Americas 01-29-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,393
Posted By bikerfish
Florida!! boring? sorta. sunny and warm?...

Florida!! boring? sorta. sunny and warm? probably!
do some research, hook up with locals, and you'll find a florida you never knew existed.
Forum: Racing 01-28-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 90,157
Posted By bikerfish
THAT is funny!!:lol3

THAT is funny!!:lol3
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-28-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 16,947
Posted By bikerfish
That road, right over there, is one of my...

That road, right over there, is one of my favorites!!!
oh yeah, and there's a great campground just up the road behind ya (bear heaven!!)
Forum: The Garage 01-27-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 894
Posted By bikerfish
The sleeve expands when you thread the bolt in,...

The sleeve expands when you thread the bolt in, since you want to be able to remove the bolts at times, i would epoxy the anchors in.
Forum: Equipment 01-27-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,390
Posted By bikerfish
How the fuck can a company sell a tire that...

How the fuck can a company sell a tire that leaks???????????????????????????
Forum: Airheads 01-27-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,592
Posted By bikerfish
yep, time for the recycling bin!! Or turn it into...

yep, time for the recycling bin!! Or turn it into some type of metal sculpture.
Forum: Racing 01-27-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 64,875
Posted By bikerfish
I've been a Nicky fan for a long time, was there...

I've been a Nicky fan for a long time, was there to see his first dirt track win and cheered him on his entire career, saying that, I think this may be his last year. Too many years on sub-par...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,010
Posted By bikerfish
I have the hooligan, not a bad tent for the...

I have the hooligan, not a bad tent for the price, a bit heavy, but your not carrying on your back, and fiberglass instead of alum poles, but I've used mine quite a bit. I usually use it for car...
Forum: Equipment 01-21-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,682
Posted By bikerfish
from my experience, even using a waterproof stuff...

from my experience, even using a waterproof stuff sack for your bag, if it's inside another waterproof bag, and you pack a soaking wet tent in there, an incredible amount of humidity builds up, and...
Forum: Airheads 01-20-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,950
Posted By bikerfish
the one downside to using a r65 or r100r is the...

the one downside to using a r65 or r100r is the 18 inch front wheel, very slim selection of dualsport rubber in 18 inch sizes. I was going to put a 19 inch on my r100r, but I bought a weestrom...
Forum: Equipment 01-20-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,507
Posted By bikerfish
only time water has gotten in was from me not...

only time water has gotten in was from me not taking the time to make sure the storm flap over the zipper was done up right, and the collar wasn't closed properly, neither of which was the jackets...
Forum: Americas 01-20-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By bikerfish
do not miss the beartooth!!!!

do not miss the beartooth!!!!
Forum: Equipment 01-19-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,507
Posted By bikerfish
been using darien jackets since they came out,...

been using darien jackets since they came out, the cast iron skillet of clothing, simple, useful, tough as nails, and fixable if ya mess up.
fashionable? no, but I'm not vanity smurf, I simply ride...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-18-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
I was there Friday, hit HV sat and today.

I was there Friday, hit HV sat and today.
Forum: Equipment 01-15-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,919
Posted By bikerfish
I wear a red one, because everyone knows red is...

I wear a red one, because everyone knows red is faster!!!:lol3
Forum: Racing 01-14-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,343
Posted By bikerfish
Indy Mile moved, no longer on motogp weekend....

Indy Mile moved, no longer on motogp weekend. FAIL!!!!!!! sorry, but while I love flattrack, I'm not making two treks to indy, I'll go for the motogp, but not for the mile. I think they are gonna...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-13-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
I've ridden most of the ANF trails years ago on...

I've ridden most of the ANF trails years ago on my r80gs, if that thing can do it, anything can!! That said, I'll just settle for nice dirt roads anymore, aka, been there, done that!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-13-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3,606
Views: 169,510
Posted By bikerfish
I've gotten smarter in my old age, I stop,...

I've gotten smarter in my old age, I stop, dismount, grab a stick, and test out suspicious looking puddles! besides, I'm usually by myself and often in the middle of nowhere.
Forum: Americas 01-13-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By bikerfish
If your doing 9 days, you might want to set up...

If your doing 9 days, you might want to set up some base camps to ride out of, nice to explore without all the crap on the bike! WV is endless with great riding, But I think the best riding and...
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