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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 11:33 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
I so agree. Plus you have to get that weird...

I so agree. Plus you have to get that weird headtube paddock stand for the front if you want to take the front wheel off. Or suspend the bike from your garage's rafters...
Can't just put it on a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 10:04 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Hmm... It's got the CCM bolt-together alloy...

Hmm...
It's got the CCM bolt-together alloy frame-look...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,320
Views: 322,186
Posted By Benduro
Were you there, jackass? ...'cause she was.

Were you there, jackass?

...'cause she was.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 07:59 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Yeah, but I want to SEE it! Even a concept...

Yeah, but I want to SEE it!
Even a concept drawing or...anything!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 03:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,915
Posted By Benduro
You just said a mouthful right there, my man. ...

You just said a mouthful right there, my man. Well put.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
I'm really rooting for Buell on this one. And I...

I'm really rooting for Buell on this one. And I think their price is fairly spot-on as far as what the equivalent money gets you with the other exotics.
Wish we could see an "AX."
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 02:45 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Here's that clear clutch cover. It helps you...

Here's that clear clutch cover. It helps you catch the "milkshake" that occurs if your water pump shaft seal fails and lets coolant into your oil.
Rare, but does happen. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
I'd sell it for $5700. ...

I'd sell it for $5700.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpf1/t31.0-8/1519813_10151848977765826_936469767_o.jpg

Since this picture, I've added the last set of new factory...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
I know that it's anecdotal, but I've seen a hell...

I know that it's anecdotal, but I've seen a hell of a lot more Victories in the last year around my home in Yosemite than I ever have before. The big bagger. The vision tour?
Lots of 'em.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
They wanted those sweet, sweet, service dollars!

They wanted those sweet, sweet, service dollars!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:47 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
My hands were just sweating, reading that. I...

My hands were just sweating, reading that.
I think the super duke was made for me.
That's why I shouldn't get one...
I've been flogging my 950sm and sliding the rear end (and occasionally the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:26 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
That's what I'd like to experience if I ever...

That's what I'd like to experience if I ever decide to buy a bike from a dealer!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
You're just flat out simply lying. I don't...

You're just flat out simply lying.

I don't believe you.

I just don't believe you ran into some assholes on motorcycles.

They simply don't exist.

Ever.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-22-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,167
Posted By Benduro
I hereby nominate Catweasel for douchebag tool of...

I hereby nominate Catweasel for douchebag tool of the year award.

Any other nominations?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
I laughed too. He's what, barely out of his...

I laughed too. He's what, barely out of his twenties?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 8,875
Posted By Benduro
Ugh. Give it a rest. CSM

Ugh. Give it a rest.
CSM
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Lol. ;)

Lol.
;)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
I don't even remember why I put him on ignore,...

I don't even remember why I put him on ignore, but I do it so rarely that it must have been something that pissed me off.
Been a while, too.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
Ugh. You again?

Ugh.
You again?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Well, no discussion of a bandit should ever leave...

Well, no discussion of a bandit should ever leave out it's silly torque. Which this discussion apparently has.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-18-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
I already said that. Everyone jumped on me,...

I already said that. Everyone jumped on me, defending oh-so-fun accounting threads.

When I twist a throttle or hustle a bike through some twisties, do I give one millionth of a shit how their...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-18-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3,769
Views: 345,178
Posted By Benduro
Ha! I make north of 90k, have "some college"...

Ha! I make north of 90k, have "some college" (3.5 years of pre-med, realized I didn't want to be a doctor or biologist), and have never spent more than 5k on a used motorcycle. And have never...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
I've always run Acerbis. That set of pro-bends...

I've always run Acerbis. That set of pro-bends is my first foray away from the Italians. I found them to be insanely finicky to set up, at least for the klx bar setup (cable and brake hose...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
I have a set of pro-bends on my klx. All you...

I have a set of pro-bends on my klx.
All you have to do is order the 7/8ths set up if you're staying stock.
One thing you guys should all know is that justgastanks.com has a nice adv discount and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
You have got to be f$&@#ing kidding me.

You have got to be f$&@#ing kidding me.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
I couldn't do it with my fingers. Using some...

I couldn't do it with my fingers. Using some channel lock pliers, and being VERY careful not to mess up the plastic, I pulled straight up with an unbelievable amount of force. Getting it back on...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Well, guess what? New plug and it fired like...

Well, guess what?

New plug and it fired like a CHAMP!
I am so psyched.

Thanks for everything guys. You're all the best.

Lessons I've learned? Order a fuel pump now from service honda at...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Got mine at O'Reilly's for 5 bucks. Going in...

Got mine at O'Reilly's for 5 bucks. Going in now.
I've ordered a new fuel pump anyway.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
So here's my spark plug. Wish me luck! Gonna go...

So here's my spark plug. Wish me luck! Gonna go buy a new one.
https://scontent-b-sjc.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/t31.0-8/10517381_10152140994995826_1108129362310474414_o.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Ok, I'm gonna put in a new plug and if that...

Ok, I'm gonna put in a new plug and if that doesn't do it, I'm getting the fuel pump.
Man, are there any tricks to getting the coil off of the top of the plug? Got my fuel tank tied out of the way...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Thanks man, that's kind of what I was thinking. ...

Thanks man, that's kind of what I was thinking. Is that the fuel pump I hear when I first turn the key and its like a high tech whirring sound for a second or two?
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Well, I washed it about 24 hours ago, and used a...

Well, I washed it about 24 hours ago, and used a toothbrush and a low flow garden hose, no pressure washer. Kinda doubtful about a wet anything at this point, but I guess it's possible.

I'm kind...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Ok. Does anyone else know how many turns out...

Ok. Does anyone else know how many turns out they're running?

I'm gonna go get a spark plug and change it before I order a new fuel pump.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
How many turns out from bottomed are you guys...

How many turns out from bottomed are you guys running your air enrichment/idle screw? I just checked mine and it was 2 3/4 turns from bottom.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
You guys really think so? Wasn't there a range...

You guys really think so? Wasn't there a range of serial numbers that were affected?
Mine was made on 09/08.
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Argggghhhh!! After giving it a good wash...

Argggghhhh!!
After giving it a good wash yesterday and installing the supermoto wheelset, now it won't start! I thought maybe I'd run it out of gas (not probable) because the fuel light had been on...
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
And by the way, the 150mm rear went in with out...

And by the way, the 150mm rear went in with out too much hassle.
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
Halfway through the conversion... Hydration...

Halfway through the conversion...
Hydration break.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 43,654
Views: 8,305,276
Posted By Benduro
I ran a set of T63s on my DR 650. They are one...

I ran a set of T63s on my DR 650. They are one hell of a great tire. Cheap, too-for what you're getting.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 52,339
Posted By Benduro
Herbie ole boy, if ANY bike would make me lose my...

Herbie ole boy, if ANY bike would make me lose my good sense....
It's that one. I want one so badly. And know I should stay away.
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