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Old 06-03-2013, 09:36 PM   #21241
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Looks to me like there's a Ulysses missing from this photo?
Yeah, the Uly died an untimely death Oct 2010.

You know how much I pushed the Uly beyond its design intention? Well, it found out that Continental was releasing the TKC-80's in the sizes needed and decided life just wasn't worth living. She committed suicide by highsiding on US-33.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:53 PM   #21242
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Yeah, the Uly died an untimely death Oct 2010.

You know how much I pushed the Uly beyond its design intention? Well, it found out that Continental was releasing the TKC-80's in the sizes needed and decided life just wasn't worth living. She committed suicide by highsiding on US-33.
You've got a sweet replacement.
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Old 06-04-2013, 06:44 AM   #21243
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That puts her squarely within my target demographic.
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Our 1 year old German Shepard's name is Zeva. (we liked it better than Ziva, but you get the idea)
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Old 06-04-2013, 11:47 AM   #21244
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It all makes sense now. I was heading west on 58 in southern Va. towards Bristol and came up on a group of Harley riders totally screwing up a nice curvy mountainous section of the road by going 10 mph under the speed limit. I had no choice but to settle in to their leisurely pace and we approach a curve, and bam, the guy in front of me goes down. At 20 mph this guy locks his rear brake up and high sides. Just think how bad it would have been if he would have used his front brake.

... or going the speed limit.
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Old 06-04-2013, 04:01 PM   #21245
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It all makes sense now. I was heading west on 58 in southern Va. towards Bristol and came up on a group of Harley riders totally screwing up a nice curvy mountainous section of the road by going 10 mph under the speed limit. I had no choice but to settle in to their leisurely pace and we approach a curve, and bam, the guy in front of me goes down. At 20 mph this guy locks his rear brake up and high sides. Just think how bad it would have been if he would have used his front brake.
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Old 06-04-2013, 04:24 PM   #21246
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THAT WOMAN IS A MAN, BABY!!!
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Old 06-04-2013, 11:01 PM   #21247
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Old 06-05-2013, 12:46 AM   #21248
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That looks like a metric cruiser. Sons of Anarchy ride metric cruisers?
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Old 06-05-2013, 03:38 AM   #21249
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Old 06-05-2013, 03:40 AM   #21250
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Full face helmet, but no other gear? Do we give him partial kudos?

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Old 06-05-2013, 03:41 AM   #21251
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Who wants to take a guess how he ended up here?













All I see is a blank spot where the photo should be for the last one. I'm posting the link and hoping it shows up for everyone. If it isn't, just let me know.
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Old 06-05-2013, 03:42 AM   #21252
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SoA wannabe? Everything looks so new.

Killboy is back with This Week's enlightenment.

Captions also by KB:

This might not end well...
[img]https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/654_10151732272563140_795373737_n.jpg[/snip]

Engage ditch mode!
[img]https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/931276_10151732272593140_1683940662_n.jpg[/snip]

no WAY...
[img]https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/934793_10151732272633140_80516749_n.jpg[/snip]

He made it out! Nice save guy!
[img]https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/576827_10151732272698140_1677838767_n.jpg[/snip]


(me) An amazing 10mph save?

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Old 06-05-2013, 03:52 AM   #21253
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If this B$%&CH would lean, I wouldn't have to work so hard!

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Old 06-05-2013, 03:55 AM   #21254
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Failing on so many levels...

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Old 06-05-2013, 03:59 AM   #21255
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