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Old 05-02-2014, 09:00 AM   #28066
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Imagine the headlights of the car behind you. Those mirriors would act like a concentrating solar plant and blind the rider.
Mobile tanning bed.
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:01 AM   #28067
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Start condescension: FWIW, we call both bikes and cars Beemers on this side of the pond. "Bimmer" just makes you sound like a three year old trying to pronounce BMW. End condescension.
Start arrogance: We'll call the cars (and bikes) whatever the fuck we want. End arrogance.
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:03 AM   #28068
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I like the little L hidden at the bottom.
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:05 AM   #28069
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Wow! Has he got enough lights on that thing?
What did he do to the electrical system to run all that?
They're all LED??
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:08 AM   #28070
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Hey, Quadrophenia!
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:09 AM   #28071
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Start arrogance: We'll call the cars (and bikes) whatever the fuck we want. End arrogance.
Start rationalism: who the fuck cares? End rationa...actually let's just keep it going.
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:52 AM   #28072
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Nothing, Urals have a 770Watt alternator powering them..
Yeah, but thats 770 Russian watts; they're not all available at once.
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Old 05-02-2014, 10:11 AM   #28073
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Red carpet scooter: See and be seen.
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Old 05-02-2014, 04:48 PM   #28074
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Are you being served, mr Peacock?
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Old 05-02-2014, 06:10 PM   #28075
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Yeah, learn to tell the difference between a Ural and a BMW!

That's easy! Just look at the repair bills. BMW's are way cheaper to maintain!
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Old 05-02-2014, 06:38 PM   #28076
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Yeah, but thats 770 Russian watts; they're not all available at once.
They are Japanese watts from the current alternator since 2004, the Nippon Denso alternator.
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Old 05-02-2014, 06:51 PM   #28077
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Are you being served, mr Peacock?
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:01 PM   #28078
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I think we need a sticker etiquette thread.
Please start one.

I had Givi cases last year and all my sticker are in a drawer because they dont stick to textured plastic.

Now I ordered alum cases this year and Im gonna thow them on. Same bike, same rider different cases.
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:31 PM   #28079
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I think we need a sticker etiquette thread.
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Please start one.
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=972766

Try to keep up with the rest of the class please.
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Old 05-02-2014, 09:47 PM   #28080
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They are Japanese watts from the current alternator since 2004, the Nippon Denso alternator.
Killjoy.
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