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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 12-16-2002, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
 
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Air Time!

Well I've had the DRZ400S for a few weeks now, and I'm starting to remember what riding in the dirt is about. It's a blast! Anyway, back before video games I got dirty almost daily. One of my favorite things to do was jump. I've been a little hesitant with the new bike as it's been so long since I flew. Got over that today. Granted it wasn't huge, but the thrill is stiil there. Nothing like floating thru the air and feeling the suspension compress when I land. Woooo Hoooo!
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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 12-17-2002, 07:07 AM
 
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feeling the suspension compress when I land.
...or in my case, feeling my shoulder compress when I land. Air is cool.
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post #3 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-05-2003, 09:52 AM
 
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flying on my 600xl... Woo Hooo
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post #4 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-19-2003, 07:41 PM Thread Starter
 
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Alright, looking good! I noticed the other day road crews dumped some large mounds of dirt at one of our local riding areas. Me and a shovel could probably make a few more nice jumps!
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post #5 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-19-2003, 06:01 PM
 
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Nice pics guys, heres one of me sending myself skyward....
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post #6 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-21-2003, 05:30 AM
 
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Re: Air Time!

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Originally posted by BanditBoy
Well I've had the DRZ400S for a few weeks now, and I'm starting to remember what riding in the dirt is about. It's a blast! Anyway, back before video games I got dirty almost daily. One of my favorite things to do was jump. I've been a little hesitant with the new bike as it's been so long since I flew. Got over that today. Granted it wasn't huge, but the thrill is stiil there. Nothing like floating thru the air and feeling the suspension compress when I land. Woooo Hoooo!
Just be careful on that DRZ, they are not made for jumping big jumps.

Here is a pic of me on my WR426.
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post #7 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-21-2003, 05:32 AM
 
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Another one....
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Last one...........
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post #9 of 12 (permalink) Old 04-22-2003, 07:58 AM Thread Starter
 
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Cool! Yeah, I know the DRZ is a little heavy for too much flight, but as long as I keep some semblance of sanity it will still be fun!
BTW, the shot of the mountains is killing this poor Florida Boy!
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post #10 of 12 (permalink) Old 07-24-2003, 01:29 PM
 
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I figured I would throw mine up here.
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