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Old 09-13-2010, 08:03 PM   #7906
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bearings...

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i'm changing out my front bearings on my bike and i'm looking for a local bearing shop to go to i p-cola or ft. walton. anyone that knows of a spot let me know.
thanks, fbm
You might give Motion Industries a call on Palafox. 433-0021. I have stopped in there before and they seem pretty cool to deal with--they also have a good selection of seals...
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Old 09-13-2010, 08:22 PM   #7907
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You might give Motion Industries a call on Palafox. 433-0021. I have stopped in there before and they seem pretty cool to deal with--they also have a good selection of seals...
I've been told there's a guy there at Motion Industries who is the End-All/Be-All source of knowledge re: bearings. I've never met this Bionic Bearing Dude but I will soon, because I'll be changing wheel bearings on the DRZ during the next tire change...
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Old 09-13-2010, 08:27 PM   #7908
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Get well soon Vic. This has all of us truly concerned.
Please let me/us know when we can visit him in the Hospital.
FYI Vic showed me the ropes and introduced me to the mossy head gang a few years back when I arrived to the area. He welcomed me with open arms and eventually we all migrated to the ADV gang. Without him I might have still been searching for you FF's.

Damn I hate these long hot Florida summers...

GET WELL SOON AND IF YOU OR YOUR FAMILY NEED ANYTHING PLEASE LET ME KNOW.
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Old 09-13-2010, 09:37 PM   #7909
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Vic get better quick so I can ride in your dust some more!!

Thanks for the words Pete.. I just try not to be a dickweed like some people
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Old 09-13-2010, 09:57 PM   #7910
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Get on a bus tomorrow morning. Going OTR with Werner. I'll be back for a ride when the weather is nice : ) I might be gone for 6-8 weeks. Wish me luck!

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Old 09-14-2010, 04:10 AM   #7911
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Vic get better quick so I can ride in your dust some more!!

Thanks for the words Pete.. I just try not to be a dickweed like some people
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Old 09-14-2010, 04:30 AM   #7912
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Vic, Hope you get better soon, I don't get out to ride with you often enouugh, but you always keep everyone together or at least caught up. No one else knows EG like you do.

Momma always told me ridding these things were dangerous.

Praying for you Vic.
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Old 09-14-2010, 05:43 AM   #7913
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Get on a bus tomorrow morning. Going OTR with Werner. I'll be back for a ride when the weather is nice : ) I might be gone for 6-8 weeks. Wish me luck!

Gavin
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Old 09-14-2010, 06:13 AM   #7914
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Old 09-14-2010, 06:26 AM   #7915
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Just got off the phone with F.W.B.M.C., Vic is still in ICU and visits are restricted to family members only. I wonder if ADV Family counts?

850-862-1111 is the operator # in case any of y'all want to get the latest update. I'm planning on riding over to Ft. Walton as soon as Vic is released from ICU...

Keep the Positive Hooligan Energy flowing, riders!
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Old 09-14-2010, 07:01 AM   #7916
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Vic, praying for your speedy recovery and look forward to riding with you again(or way behind). Can't believe you call the way you ride "taking it easy" though.
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Old 09-14-2010, 09:42 AM   #7917
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Vic

Guys,

Just spoke with Vic's wife Alice and she asked that I share the following with you all:

Vic had a stint put in to correct a 100% blockage that he had. Everything went well.

He is in his ICU room and is resting.

She said that he will probably be there till Thursday and that he should be back on here (the forum) maybe even tonight.

Vic has read the well wishes that everyone here has posted and it means alot to him.

Might want to wait till he is up and about to call or attempt to visit.

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Old 09-14-2010, 10:51 AM   #7918
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Well thank God and thanks for the update.

Is it too early to post this?
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Old 09-14-2010, 11:27 AM   #7919
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way to hang vic

rick thanks for the update, vic is a strong guy . and i'm sure glad he's on the mend.
if he or the family needs anything make sure to pass along we are all just a phone call away.
way to go vic!
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Old 09-14-2010, 11:34 AM   #7920
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Well thank God and thanks for the update.

Is it too early to post this?
Needs knobbies.

And a general FYI--I just found out Eugene moved his shop to 4606 Jackson St., his new # is 450-1903. No here or affiliation of any kind, just passing it along.
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