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Old 10-16-2012, 10:35 AM   #571
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Gregor, did you do a photoshop drop shadow curved text addition to the engine in a crate picture?
Yes, well, a little more than that but like I said... there's nothing I won't do, blah, blah, blah. That includes photoshop. Of course if we do a big bore kit I would like to suggest we incorporate that into the casting somehow and then offer it to everyone but Flanny. In fact we could offer these kits in "Flannymobile Killer Level 1" etc. I think that might prove popular.

That was a low blow Mr. Flanny. There will come a day when I will actually ride my bike again instead of just work on it endlessly. It is a difficult to imagine day, I will grant you that, but one that will come sooner than you'd like. You will know that day has come when you find your bike sand blasted down to the primer from the roost I will throw your way. Just sayin'.



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Old 10-16-2012, 11:02 AM   #572
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. In fact we could offer these kits in "Flannymobile Killer Level 1" etc.

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Old 10-16-2012, 01:33 PM   #573
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Welll...you know what they say huh? (At least in Canada). Better to have your ass whooped on the dyno then on the trail....
Oh! There is no HP cure for an on-the-trail ass whooping is there?
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Old 10-16-2012, 02:35 PM   #574
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Old 10-30-2012, 12:26 PM   #575
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Hope the dyno room and bike projects are safe from the storm surge!!

Best wishes to those affected...
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Old 10-30-2012, 04:15 PM   #576
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Hope the dyno room and bike projects are safe from the storm surge!!

Best wishes to those affected...
Fortunately our shop is on the third floor so while I haven't heard anything directly I'm pretty sure it's all fine there. However a friend who has a motorcycle garage across from my old East Village apartment (and where I used to park my 950) sent me a few photos from last night...





This is near the intersection of 8th Street and Ave C so not all that near the water. Pretty amazing the devastation and when you see this and realize that it's up and down the whole coast the cost to repair/replace the homes and cars and property will be beyond staggering.

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Old 10-30-2012, 04:31 PM   #577
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Wow, Very sad to see this.
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Old 10-30-2012, 07:01 PM   #578
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Thanks for the update and I am very thankful to hear there is no physical loss or injury! Of course, I am very sad to see the poor ponies in their stable, up to their axles in salt...

All the best to anyone affected and reading this!
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Old 10-31-2012, 04:52 PM   #579
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Old 11-05-2012, 03:28 PM   #580
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So Chris is fine but the shop has been without power for the last week so everything has been on hold back there. My job that was supposed to start next week got postponed until the week after Thanksgiving so I'll be flying in on my birthday and will get my bike swapped over to the production intakes then and spend the week riding it while I'm there and then do the 41 swap the following weekend so I get a day to see what that feels like.

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Old 11-05-2012, 04:47 PM   #581
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Tried this in two diff browsers, just got a jpeg.

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Old 11-05-2012, 05:30 PM   #582
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Tried this in two diff browsers, just got a jpeg.

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Sorry, I linked to his gallery and he took it down. I think I saved them in my texts so I'll update the original post. NJ was hit hardest but NYC got walloped like I've never seen - from water. Planes are another story...

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Old 11-06-2012, 08:44 AM   #583
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So Chris is fine but the shop has been without power for the last week so everything has been on hold back there. My job that was supposed to start next week got postponed until the week after Thanksgiving so I'll be flying in on my birthday and will get my bike swapped over to the production intakes then and spend the week riding it while I'm there and then do the 41 swap the following weekend so I get a day to see what that feels like.

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Sweet plan and soon, a happy birthday! I am sure Chris has had other matters to attend to, the power outage just helped "free" him from the shop. His projects will continue, all in good time.
When do you fly to NY? Really curious to see what you can do with 41's
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Old 11-06-2012, 08:51 AM   #584
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Sorry, I linked to his gallery and he took it down. I think I saved them in my texts so I'll update the original post. NJ was hit hardest but NYC got walloped like I've never seen - from water. Planes are another story...

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No sweat. But ouch, those are painful pics to take in. Godspeed.
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Old 11-27-2012, 04:14 PM   #585
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I'm finally back east and Chris finally got his final velocity stacks finished. He's also finished a TPS bracket and reduced pull springs. I shot some photos for his site of my carbs and I'm going to try to get them all mounted up this weekend and go out for a short cold ride to test them out. Finally.



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