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Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By 14fg
Laugh I haven't ridden a vfr or street triple, or a...

I haven't ridden a vfr or street triple, or a 919. but I do know when you roll away from a stop on a piped vtr and crack it open, theres not a bike like it! love my streetfightered vtr, and my...
Forum: Road warriors 05-02-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,557
Posted By 14fg
im in a similar boat, but I think I'll be keeping...

im in a similar boat, but I think I'll be keeping my superhawk for awhile. don't know what i'll do to replace it, but boy those sd1290's are tempting...

is your superhawk geared at all? just...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,685
Posted By 14fg
reading about motorcycles

first off is the right place to put this question? sure seems it to me...

im taking a plane ride to Europe in a couple weeks, need to burn up 12 hours of travel time each way. anybody have some...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-11-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,259
Posted By 14fg
ive been accomadated by several adv'ers and...

ive been accomadated by several adv'ers and everybody has been above and beyond what they offered. like others have said, advance notice is key, I have been able to send out messages a month or so...
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By 14fg
if all else is equal, gixxer, just because its...

if all else is equal, gixxer, just because its the last of the 750s. and the 1k are mental when ridden (mildly)aggressively....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-07-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
anyone in the central mass want to ride tomorrow?...

anyone in the central mass want to ride tomorrow? im up on lake monomanac on the mass/nh line in winchendon... i'll have my ttr125, a husky cr125 and hopefully a husky txc250 out there studded up,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-29-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,570
Posted By 14fg
out of curiosity, have you tried downhill riding?...

out of curiosity, have you tried downhill riding? I feel I go faster on my Norco, than if I was on my husky on the same trail, I think your right in that the bicycle is more dependent on momentum,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
excellent, thanks, Ive been a little confused...

excellent, thanks, Ive been a little confused about the purpose of a liner for awhile but it makes sense to try to keep the tire from flexing therefore keep the screwsin the knobs. let the screw do...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
so another dumb question, is the liner intended...

so another dumb question, is the liner intended so the screw can poke thru the tire & thread a little into the liner, act as a "lock" for the screw? or is it just to prevent the screw from poking the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-16-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
ya I was thinking this is a moot point with a...

ya I was thinking this is a moot point with a ttr, but kinda using it as a test bed for the big bike down the road, I had a set of homebrew tires I picked up on my 250 a few seasons ago and they were...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-15-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
Ice only, thanks for the suggestions, might try...

Ice only, thanks for the suggestions, might try to find some loctite 380
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-15-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,076
Posted By 14fg
:dhorse any opinions on using glue on the...

:dhorse

any opinions on using glue on the threads of kold kutters? im studding up a set for my ttr125, ive been dipping the screw threads in a little windshield urethane hopeful it'll help the...
Forum: Road warriors 01-10-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,203
Posted By 14fg
I have a vtr as well, 38k miles, any guesses what...

I have a vtr as well, 38k miles, any guesses what went bad over the summer? yep, front cct failed, jumped time, valves hit and bent, I took the motor out, head off and replaced the 2 exhaust valves...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-07-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By 14fg
where in mass are you? im always down to work on...

where in mass are you? im always down to work on dirty bikes, provided I can take it for a test ride! :evil
Forum: The Garage 12-27-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,258
Posted By 14fg
useless post, but, my 89 Volvo wouldn't charge if...

useless post, but, my 89 Volvo wouldn't charge if the battery indicator wasn't functioning (I tried to use a dash cluster out of a new car and it took m quite awhile to figure out why it wasn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-06-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,160
Posted By 14fg
as silly and simple as it sounds, I think...

as silly and simple as it sounds, I think bringing it back to basics helps. get her out on a mountain bike, get her comfy with skidding the back tire on flat ground, what it feels like to slide on 2...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-05-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 380,669
Posted By 14fg
greatness comes with a price!

went out last weekend, no snow yet but frozen ground. those frozen rocks sure are hard!

http://i1227.photobucket.com/albums/ee434/monsteryes996/clutchcover2.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-02-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
So today was the day, if anyone cares; Went and...

So today was the day, if anyone cares;
Went and stood in front of the judge, hung my head low and admitted to speeding but was not being reckless (you want to see reckless!? Or me try again!!!)...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-27-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 9,995
Views: 3,174,505
Posted By 14fg
I was on the streetfightered superhawk a couple...

I was on the streetfightered superhawk a couple posts up, I was with the group that met up with you on rt 9 or something? I was with an xrr and some other sumos, as well as an r1, bandit and rc51....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-27-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 9,995
Views: 3,174,505
Posted By 14fg
Hey! I rode with you this spring on the boston...

Hey! I rode with you this spring on the boston massacre run? gorgeous trumpet, a perfect example of what a motorcycle should be!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-27-2013, 05:49 AM
Replies: 9,995
Views: 3,174,505
Posted By 14fg
some of the many of my superhawk streetfighter,...

some of the many of my superhawk streetfighter, this one was on the cabot trail, thought the boats name was perfect backdrop!!

...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-22-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
haha, thanks guys! i'll swallow a spoon or...

haha, thanks guys! i'll swallow a spoon or something to dig a tunnel out...

and my client? he's a dumba$$ who who has a history of causing more trouble for himself than good :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-21-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
ya, it was/is quite the shock from driving here...

ya, it was/is quite the shock from driving here in Massachusetts, up here when the officer is behind you at 15 over the limit, all he wants is to get around you! definitely have/am learning an...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-18-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
thanks everyone, I really appreciate you taking...

thanks everyone, I really appreciate you taking the time to give me thoughts opinions & info, hopefully this will go well, or at least not disastrously bad.. couple weeks til my court date, trying...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-14-2013, 04:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
thanks so much everyone, I really appreciate the...

thanks so much everyone, I really appreciate the time you took to put in your opinion/experience. i'll do my best to update this after my court date (long as they don't throw me in the slammer!), so...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-13-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,459
Posted By 14fg
Oops. Anyone want to give advice on reckless driving tickets to a northerner?

Or feel free to laugh at my stupidity.
I'll try to keep this short and sweet, hopefully this is an appropriate place for this...

I was enroute to knoxville on the bike a couple months ago on the...
Forum: Racing 08-16-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,969
Posted By 14fg
absolutely! my love for dirt was rekindled by a...

absolutely!
my love for dirt was rekindled by a klr250, I rode it to work all week then raced it sundays, want the secret to success? don't stop. I was able to do "decent" racing my klr by just...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-19-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 346
Posted By 14fg
Off road questions in Maine

Hey all
I know this is taboo in the offroad world but I'm hopefull someone can point me in the right direction to find a place to park the truck for some dirt biking in southern Maine tomorrow. I'm...
Forum: Americas 06-26-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By 14fg
I had good luck on a 2 week nova scotia/cabot...

I had good luck on a 2 week nova scotia/cabot trail trip, it was a few years ago, I believe I either went first 2 weeks or last 2 weeks of august, no reservations & no problems, mix of private...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-19-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 263
Posted By 14fg
carpool to unadilla from nyc

hey all. some dutch/French friends of mine are flying over here at the end of july and im hopping in a car with them to go for a tour of the northeastern us, they've already planned a route, im just...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 12-13-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,523
Posted By 14fg
sweet! dont happen to have any extra 360 bottom...

sweet! dont happen to have any extra 360 bottom ends in your boxes of parts do ya? looking for a 6 speed tranny to swap into my husky wr250 thats currently apart with a blown piston/junk crank......
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-26-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,093
Posted By 14fg
ya, he was happy to get home & change! he went...

ya, he was happy to get home & change! he went swimming more times on that ride! :rofl
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-25-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,093
Posted By 14fg
Interesting way to display a rear license plate....

Interesting way to display a rear license plate. Not sure it's legal.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v136/Nice_Rumble/Extreme%20Fun%20Dual%20Sport%20Ride%202012/21_zpse7ae85b6.jpg



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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-19-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,193
Posted By 14fg
i'll be there, with hopefully 4-6 other riders,...

i'll be there, with hopefully 4-6 other riders, bunch of us on huskys. definately a fun relaxing day on the dirt!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-10-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By 14fg
thanks guys, i will defiantely be putting a post...

thanks guys, i will defiantely be putting a post out looking for r6 parts, thats a good idea! fwiw, my buddy sent me some pics of the bike so i figure i'll throw those around just in case


This...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-09-2012, 06:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By 14fg
spot for stolen bikes? 06 R6 has been kidnapped

dont know if this belongs here, but it cant hurt to put the word out. i got a phone call from one of my best friends yesterday, he walked out helmet in hand to go to work, walked out to an empty...
Forum: Americas 06-06-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By 14fg
thanks everyone, got home monday night, had a...

thanks everyone, got home monday night, had a fantastic trip, 1850 miles in 4 days, cherehola skyway, the dragon, blue ridge etc. met some great people, saw some beautiful sights and rode great...
Forum: Americas 05-25-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By 14fg
yep, definately gonna have to get to business...

yep, definately gonna have to get to business when i get down there, not sure if im shooting up 95 or detouring through the smoky mountains, going to have to see how long it takes to get the bike...
Forum: Americas 05-22-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By 14fg
haha, nice to know fellow adv'ers are willing to...

haha, nice to know fellow adv'ers are willing to help out in a pinch! someones going to be disappointed, but it wont be me!
Forum: Americas 05-22-2012, 03:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By 14fg
bikes an early 2000's (superglide?) was in good...

bikes an early 2000's (superglide?) was in good mechanical shape when it headed south in the fall, so it shouldnt take much to spark some life in her, hadnt thought of an oil change though, im sure...
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