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Old 03-09-2013, 08:01 AM   #19591
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where's the pic from the front, of the bike underneath the bumper?

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BTW.. check out that shadow by the rear left wheel.
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Old 03-09-2013, 08:02 AM   #19592
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Had to lay'er down...

That will ruin your day for a month.
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Old 03-09-2013, 08:09 AM   #19593
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BTW.. check out that shadow by the rear left wheel.
ya, looks like the rider...

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Old 03-09-2013, 01:51 PM   #19594
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this looks like a "Lets drive into this tree!" moment...?
dam, i wasn't even close.
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Old 03-09-2013, 05:13 PM   #19595
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That guy based on the first picture of him crashing, had no reason to be crashing...
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:21 PM   #19596
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That guy based on the first picture of him crashing, had no reason to be crashing...
Translate please.
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Old 03-09-2013, 10:20 PM   #19597
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Translate please.
Goes something like "Used more front brake than was appropriate for the situation"
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Old 03-10-2013, 07:30 AM   #19598
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That guy based on the first picture of him crashing, had no reason to be crashing...
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That guy, based on the first picture of him crashing, had no reason to be crashing.
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:31 AM   #19599
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Goes something like "Used more front brake than was appropriate for the situation"
All those detractors, tell me again how ABS sucks. Granted he probably would have target fixated and hit the truck broadside, but that is better then getting run over IMHO.
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:36 AM   #19600
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Had to lay'er down...
I thought that only cruiser riders did this? All other's simply lowside.....
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:36 AM   #19601
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Hey All, new to the forum, looks like a great place.

Just wanted to say to those of you that think "these minor mistakes" of going over the center and such are "okay". I've read "hey we all make mistakes" way too many times.

Making mistakes like that is an indication that your skills kind of suck. I'm sure some might find that offensive, sorry, but the reason so many have pointed it out is that if you don't improve those skills, a crash is probably imminent.

You can practice these things in a parking lot! Even the MSF Military Sport Bike class... is done in a parking lot. Lee Parks Total Control classes... done in a parking lot.

Find out what to practice, and how, gradually develop your skills... then your odds of being a negative highlight on Killboys site will dramatically decrease. Cheers

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Old 03-10-2013, 08:40 AM   #19602
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Hey All, new to the forum, looks like a great place. Just wanted to say to those of you that think "these minor mistakes" of going over the center and such are "okay". I've read "hey we all make mistakes" way too many times. Making mistakes like that is an indication that your skills kind of suck. I'm sure some might find that offensive, sorry, but the reason so many have pointed it out is that if you don't improve those skills, a crash is probably imminent. You can practice these things in a parking lot! Even the MSF Military Sport Bike class... is done in a parking lot. Lee Parks Total Control classes... done in a parking lot. Find out what to practice, and how, gradually develop your skills... then your odds of being a negative highlight on Killboys site will dramatically decrease. Cheers
thanks for the advice, Lee Parks total control class salesman.
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:46 AM   #19603
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thanks for the advice, Lee Parks total control class salesman.
and on the very 1st post.
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:47 AM   #19604
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That guy, based on the first picture of him crashing, had no reason to be crashing.
Much better use of commas there. Good job.

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Old 03-10-2013, 08:47 AM   #19605
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Hey All, new to the forum, looks like a great place. Just wanted to say to those of you that think "these minor mistakes" of going over the center and such are "okay". I've read "hey we all make mistakes" way too many times. Making mistakes like that is an indication that your skills kind of suck. I'm sure some might find that offensive, sorry, but the reason so many have pointed it out is that if you don't improve those skills, a crash is probably imminent. You can practice these things in a parking lot! Even the MSF Military Sport Bike class... is done in a parking lot. Lee Parks Total Control classes... done in a parking lot. Find out what to practice, and how, gradually develop your skills... then your odds of being a negative highlight on Killboys site will dramatically decrease. Cheers
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