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Old 04-18-2008, 09:59 AM   #31
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At least you don't have to worry about the ol' wide-bellbottom-jeans-getting-stuck-on-the-kickstarter-face-plant. I did that one more than once...

what can I say, I'm a slave to fashion
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Old 04-18-2008, 03:22 PM   #32
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>I was just wondering about the problems of dropping your
>motorcycle. Well, obviously physical problems... but does it
>also include possible internal problems or something??

I have often wondered the same thing. For example if I rode my Kawi H2 at the speed of 200km/h under a logging truck and my remains were collected into plastic bags by a carbage sweeper vehicle, does that actually mean possible internal problems.

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Old 04-18-2008, 03:36 PM   #33
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It's the absinthe, right?
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Old 04-18-2008, 03:37 PM   #34
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>I was just wondering about the problems of dropping your
>motorcycle. Well, obviously physical problems... but does it
>also include possible internal problems or something??

I have often wondered the same thing. For example if I rode my Kawi H2 at the speed of 200km/h under a logging truck and my remains were collected into plastic bags by a carbage sweeper vehicle, does that actually mean possible internal problems.

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since your internals would by then be external.......
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Old 04-19-2008, 06:14 PM   #35
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I've had that sick feeling with every bike I have owned. They all went down at some time. I don't even consider it mine until I dropped it at least once.
did you drop the busa? how?
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Old 04-20-2008, 01:51 PM   #36
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did you drop the busa? how?
You didn't hear? Longride became a hippie. His love beads got sucked up his nose when he was tripping on 3 hits of windowpane at 156mph.
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Old 04-21-2008, 04:58 AM   #37
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did you drop the busa? how?
Well the Busa drop was a classic. My brother in law was over and wanted to check out my bikes, so I grab the Busa and walk it out of the garage on the opposite side of the kickstand. So I try to lower it on the stand away from my body, and the kickstand folds up and down she goes. Broken clutch lever and scratched up side panel. I still have the panel in the garage. I think I am going to nail it to the wall tonite!
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Windowpane. Boy does that bring on the flashbacks!
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Old 05-02-2008, 03:45 PM   #39
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Drove 840 miles round trip to Cleveland to get my buddies first bike. The next day he is putting around the front yard trying to get the feel of it and dumps it in the gravel. Last time he ever got on it. Maybe I'll change that this summer.
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Drove 840 miles round trip to Cleveland to get my buddies first bike. The next day he is putting around the front yard trying to get the feel of it and dumps it in the gravel. Last time he ever got on it. Maybe I'll change that this summer.
Wow, was he going fast? Have his gear on? Big bike? Just curious what made him decide not to get back on...
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