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Old 04-20-2013, 10:46 PM   #29956
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really nice and comes with 908s



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Old 04-21-2013, 07:44 AM   #29957
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really nice and comes with 908s




let's ride.
Your new bike???
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Old 04-21-2013, 11:03 AM   #29958
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Your new bike???


chris, it's a sweet bike, and wish it's mine. if it is, it will be the blue one.

pic was sent to me via text from the same phone # shown on the banner.

congrats lior.

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Old 04-21-2013, 11:53 AM   #29959
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Nice! Lior now has a big bike for big adventures!
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Old 04-21-2013, 01:34 PM   #29960
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I didn't want to post it earlier. Waiting for Lior to reveal it. He picked it up yesterday from us (Del Amo Motorsports). It is one gorgeous bike. I am working on the paperwork for the last one we have in stock. :) so don't even think about it. Hahahahhaa
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Old 04-21-2013, 02:36 PM   #29961
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really nice and comes with 908s



let's ride.

That 990 would look good on a Grand canyon ride.
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Old 04-21-2013, 04:25 PM   #29962
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So here's the story ....

I was heading to Kernville Friday night after work, to attend WARPED. Managed to leave the house by 6:15, gas in Mojave at 8:00. Heading north on the 14 just past Redrock-Randsberg Rd. I came up a hill and there was a truck, a big rig, making a u-turn on the road in front of me. I didn't even immediately register what I was seeing, what I saw was the reflector tape along the trailer. I went grabbed all the brake I could, slowed enough and cleared the truck, but lost control of the bike, and went down in the right side traffic lane. Think it took a minute, but I got to my feet, was trying to figure out how I'd get the bike up, when I realized there was traffic coming. They weren't able to see the bike as they got to the top of the hill in much time to avoid the bike, most of them managed to miss it, but one car hit the bike. I know for sure the rear wheel is broken, don't really know how much other damage. The family picked me up, and I went on to attend the rally, didn't get there till Saturday morning, though.
I seem to be entirely unhurt, except for a few more that my usual aches and pains.
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:03 PM   #29963
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So here's the story ....

I was heading to Kernville Friday night after work, to attend WARPED. Managed to leave the house by 6:15, gas in Mojave at 8:00. Heading north on the 14 just past Redrock-Randsberg Rd. I came up a hill and there was a truck, a big rig, making a u-turn on the road in front of me. I didn't even immediately register what I was seeing, what I saw was the reflector tape along the trailer. I went grabbed all the brake I could, slowed enough and cleared the truck, but lost control of the bike, and went down in the right side traffic lane. Think it took a minute, but I got to my feet, was trying to figure out how I'd get the bike up, when I realized there was traffic coming. They weren't able to see the bike as they got to the top of the hill in much time to avoid the bike, most of them managed to miss it, but one car hit the bike. I know for sure the rear wheel is broken, don't really know how much other damage. The family picked me up, and I went on to attend the rally, didn't get there till Saturday morning, though.
To hell with the bike Cathy, are you ok?
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:04 PM   #29964
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So here's the story ....

I was heading to Kernville Friday night after work, to attend WARPED. Managed to leave the house by 6:15, gas in Mojave at 8:00. Heading north on the 14 just past Redrock-Randsberg Rd. I came up a hill and there was a truck, a big rig, making a u-turn on the road in front of me. I didn't even immediately register what I was seeing, what I saw was the reflector tape along the trailer. I went grabbed all the brake I could, slowed enough and cleared the truck, but lost control of the bike, and went down in the right side traffic lane. Think it took a minute, but I got to my feet, was trying to figure out how I'd get the bike up, when I realized there was traffic coming. They weren't able to see the bike as they got to the top of the hill in much time to avoid the bike, most of them managed to miss it, but one car hit the bike. I know for sure the rear wheel is broken, don't really know how much other damage. The family picked me up, and I went on to attend the rally, didn't get there till Saturday morning, though.
Wow Cathy, glad you're ok.
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:05 PM   #29965
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To hell with the bike Cathy, are you ok?

Yes, sorry, I just realized that I hadn't written that part down.

I seem to be entirely unhurt, except for a few more that my usual aches and pains.
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:13 PM   #29966
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So here's the story ....

I was heading to Kernville Friday night after work, to attend WARPED. Managed to leave the house by 6:15, gas in Mojave at 8:00. Heading north on the 14 just past Redrock-Randsberg Rd. I came up a hill and there was a truck, a big rig, making a u-turn on the road in front of me. I didn't even immediately register what I was seeing, what I saw was the reflector tape along the trailer. I went grabbed all the brake I could, slowed enough and cleared the truck, but lost control of the bike, and went down in the right side traffic lane. Think it took a minute, but I got to my feet, was trying to figure out how I'd get the bike up, when I realized there was traffic coming. They weren't able to see the bike as they got to the top of the hill in much time to avoid the bike, most of them managed to miss it, but one car hit the bike. I know for sure the rear wheel is broken, don't really know how much other damage. The family picked me up, and I went on to attend the rally, didn't get there till Saturday morning, though.
Holy carp..... Warped tried to kill u



Glad ur ok, I'll help with any rebuilding u may need, being ur neighbor and all
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:15 PM   #29967
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Yes, sorry, I just realized that I hadn't written that part down.

I seem to be entirely unhurt, except for a few more that my usual aches and pains.
Glad you're OK Cathy. The bike can be replaced and the newer wee-stroms are much better looking than older models.
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:18 PM   #29968
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Holy carp..... Warped tried to kill u



Glad ur ok, I'll help with any rebuilding u may need, being ur neighbor and all
Thanks, I'll let you know when I know what I'm dealing with
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:19 PM   #29969
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Glad you're OK Cathy. The bike can be replaced and the newer wee-stroms are much better looking than older models.
Absolutely .....

and I'm thinking abs is on the list for my next bike
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:27 PM   #29970
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... and I went on to attend the rally, didn't get there till Saturday morning, though.
I seem to be entirely unhurt, except for a few more that my usual aches and pains.
Wow, so glad to hear you are ok, Cathy.
Happened to me years ago on a trip thru Arizona, a UPS truck turned across my lane and I locked the front and went down. The bike hit the truck and did major damage. I rolled past the back of the truck and landed on my feet , unhurt. Fortunately for me the UPS driver was ticketed for an illegal turn and UPS compensated me for every expense related to the incident. I hope you are able to recover your losses too.
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