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Forum: Daily Rider   07-14-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Vash
I'll have to research that one

I'll have to research that one
Forum: Daily Rider   07-13-2009, 07:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,022
Posted By Vash
That's all together separate heat generated by a...

That's all together separate heat generated by a less than 100% efficiency of all sorts of things. What he is describing is a pretty classic example of gay-lussac's law...
Forum: Daily Rider   07-13-2009, 06:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,022
Posted By Vash
If you think about the overall process (including...

If you think about the overall process (including refinement) than diesels are more efficient, since the refining process for diesel takes less energy than gasoline. At least it used to before the...
Forum: New Riders   05-18-2009, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,799
Posted By Vash
Try the gixxers. They seem to be the most...

Try the gixxers. They seem to be the most friendly for shorties.
Forum: Technical Information   05-18-2009, 12:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,604
Posted By Vash
I forget, did you ever put a dial indicator on...

I forget, did you ever put a dial indicator on your rotors?
Forum: Technical Information   05-06-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,721
Posted By Vash
Chain slack is usually 1.25 in. Axle nut should...

Chain slack is usually 1.25 in. Axle nut should be tightened until it wont turn anymore with a 2 foot wrench, then turned some more until the cotter pin lines up.
Forum: Daily Rider   05-06-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 835
Posted By Vash
yeah, thats completely normal, all bikes do it....

yeah, thats completely normal, all bikes do it. When you are stop, sometimes the dog teeth are not lined up with the corresponding grooves, and it wont let you shift. Let out the clutch just a little...
Forum: Technical Information   05-06-2009, 06:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 13,270
Posted By Vash
Go ahead and pull it apart, you spent more time...

Go ahead and pull it apart, you spent more time on this board talking about it than the job would have taken.
Forum: All Other topics   05-05-2009, 06:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,267
Posted By Vash
As long as its legal, who cares? Just know what...

As long as its legal, who cares? Just know what you are getting into, and don't try to imagine its something that it is not.
Forum: Daily Rider   05-05-2009, 06:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 835
Posted By Vash
It could be that your clutch needs adjusting at...

It could be that your clutch needs adjusting at the lever, that you are not pulling it far enough. It could be that your shift lever needs adjusting, sometimes if its too far out it becomes difficult...
Forum: Daily Rider   04-30-2009, 07:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By Vash
No worries, I doubt many people will make it to...

No worries, I doubt many people will make it to 80 under this plan...
Forum: Daily Rider   04-29-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,521
Posted By Vash
You're wife uses the word "shekels?"

You're wife uses the word "shekels?"
Forum: Daily Rider   04-28-2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,521
Posted By Vash
It looks superpimp you'd have to do something...

It looks superpimp you'd have to do something about the tank tho...


However, the responsible thing to do would be to save your shekels until income is more assured.
Forum: Daily Rider   04-28-2009, 06:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,521
Posted By Vash
Do it! I freaking love the repsol paint...

Do it!

I freaking love the repsol paint job...


That is, I'm assuming your employment troubles are over with, if not, might wanna live with a scratched faring.
Forum: Daily Rider   04-27-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,338
Posted By Vash
You can make your own by taking a regular socket...

You can make your own by taking a regular socket and turning the OD down on a lathe
Forum: Daily Rider   04-27-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,338
Posted By Vash
Call me crazy but I suspect the plugs. Opening...

Call me crazy but I suspect the plugs. Opening the tank up clears up the vapor lock issue, and the fact that he smells fuel suggests that he is getting fuel.

When the bike doesn't start, are you...
Forum: Women Riders   04-23-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,116
Posted By Vash
shoei

shoei
Forum: Daily Rider   04-23-2009, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,697
Posted By Vash
Don't listen to cookie. Everyone knows that kawi...

Don't listen to cookie. Everyone knows that kawi owners are sheepshaggers.
Forum: Daily Rider   04-23-2009, 04:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,697
Posted By Vash
What? You ride a 250? What a waste! you will so...

What? You ride a 250? What a waste! you will so outgrow it! You're entire life is wasted because of this bike! I cannot believe you will even call yourself a human being! They should chain you up for...
Forum: Daily Rider   04-23-2009, 04:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 823
Posted By Vash
I would have tried to turn either left or right...

I would have tried to turn either left or right depending on which one looked easier.
Forum: Technical Information   04-23-2009, 04:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,006
Posted By Vash
Well here is what I learned. Catback obviously...

Well here is what I learned. Catback obviously knows much of that.
Master links come in two flavors, riveted and clipped. Clipped are replaceable, but can snap off at speed. Riveted are not...
Forum: Technical Information   04-23-2009, 04:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By Vash
My mechanic wanted $200 for the labor, I figured...

My mechanic wanted $200 for the labor, I figured it would cost me $50 to rent his shop for a couple of nights, and at least the same amount to bribe a friend to help (its a two person job). So I...
Forum: Technical Information   04-22-2009, 04:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,006
Posted By Vash
Chains...

A friend of mine bought a gixxer6 yesterday, that just happened to be stretched and dropped, so we'll be restoring it to its proper stance. Question is, is there a way to open the master link on a...
Forum: Jokes   04-21-2009, 04:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,846
Posted By Vash
Aint that the sad truth... Good one

Aint that the sad truth...


Good one
Forum: New Riders   04-20-2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,577
Posted By Vash
Its pretty sagnificant. The f4i is not much...

Its pretty sagnificant. The f4i is not much different than the 600RR, meaning it is a race bike converted to street duty. The 650 is designed for street duty from the get go.

Its not that the 650...
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