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Old 11-28-2012, 07:20 PM   #6916
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One of my pet peeves... out riding, get a flat, fix the flat, now tire is out of balance and the bike shakes when at speed - especially annoying if the tire is relatively new as it is a PITA to take the wheel off the bike and to the shop just for a re-balance.

...or you throw some knobs
...or the tire changes balance as it wears

Finally got around to picking up a balancer/truing stand

You are certainly more OCD than I am, and I'm pretty bad, but if the knobs are still on the tire and the tire on the bike I'm happy. I can't tell the difference between a balanced 908 and an unbalanced 908.
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Old 11-29-2012, 11:40 AM   #6917
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Picked up my wheel from Woody's. No more wobble-wobble

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Old 11-29-2012, 04:50 PM   #6918
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Picked up my wheel from Woody's. No more wobble-wobble



Ordered me up some K&N oil filters from CJ... then did a little 120 mile loop with a little pit stop to check out the Hayman Burn area near Cheesman Lake...



Then did about 20 some-odd miles of "noob dirt" on CO 67 (between Deckers, CO and US-285)... having too much fun to stop and take pix.
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Old 11-29-2012, 04:58 PM   #6919
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Old 11-30-2012, 04:53 AM   #6920
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Sold Mine!

Nice ride...think I would have held on to her
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Old 11-30-2012, 11:59 AM   #6921
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This is really just a test to see if I can post a picture...
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Old 11-30-2012, 12:00 PM   #6922
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this is really just a test to see if i can post a picture...
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Old 12-01-2012, 06:45 AM   #6923
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Old 12-01-2012, 12:55 PM   #6924
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Nice parking spot. Oh and good looking cases.
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:59 AM   #6925
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Test rode my Frankenscreen project. Most likely nothing will come out of this project, just wanted to try something bigger..

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Old 12-02-2012, 07:50 AM   #6926
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I think you should call it "the decapitatooooor"

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Old 12-02-2012, 09:37 AM   #6927
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vspeed what size Touratech are those?
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Old 12-02-2012, 10:37 AM   #6928
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vspeed what size Touratech are those?

They are the 31L. As you probably know, they're also available in (I think) a 38L and 45L size. I was worried that the 31's would be too small, but I think they're gonna work just fine for me. I had BMW System cases on my R1150GS and on my F650GS. I don't remember what the capacity was on those, but these seem comparable in size.
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:01 PM   #6929
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Chopped windscreen.
Holy Crap, what an improvement!

Had I known, I'd have chopped it off before it left the dealer and the 1600+ mile ride home.

Wow.
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:14 PM   #6930
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I went to my store to have the 1'000km service and while leaving....I broke the key in the ignitiion



Shit happens...
Outch, what dealer do you go to my fellow belgian.
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