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New suit and track panels New suit and track panels

also got a new suit (brand new, $100!!!!) that actually fits me. I have the forks at work being redone right now. Bike needs to have the coolant system checked out. Might need to get a baffle for the 2 bros thats on it right now to pass sound check. But I think....once that is done and I have the new brake pads on it,…

When plans don't work out When plans don't work out

So I was supposed to have a bit of a group ride this evening. lit up bikes, a party after, all organized and crap. however, due to weather. it might be pushed to next week. not TYPICALLY a big deal HOWEVER. Next week I (was supposed to) go to a nostagia concert (Aqua, Nsync, right said Fred and Vengaboys) Which i…

Fleet update Fleet update

So, Lets re count what bikes and what condition: Newest addition: 1992 Honda CBR250RR status: leaks fork oil. need brakes, suspension, tires, exhaust system. The body work

Its been a week since I rode the Daytona

even longer since I had the chance to REALLY take it out for a solid, 8/10ths + ride to let it breath, strech its legs and carve some corners. This was a ramp that I bombed by and a few friends happened to be hanging out to video tape one of THEIR buddies coming through 

All credit to Bman All credit to Bman

but this was too good to not have on my own page

Did a bunch of work today Did a bunch of work today

Got the nose of the yellow bike swapped from the destroyed gen 1 nose to a slightly less damaged gen 2 nose. Still not really happy with it if I’m honest. I’ll have to order a new nose cone, and get a new fairing stay as well. some other odd and ends here and there. forks need to come off. Also managed to find that…

Smol brap is Smol Smol brap is Smol

but holy SHIT does this thing REV. I love it. to do list for this one: fix front brakes. -they are there...but feel wooden as fuck. No bueno. suspension- its a 250 from the 90s. its not set up for me tires- This thing is on shitty bridgestones from 2015. must replace exhaust- its stock. I must unleash the full 19K RPM …

19k rpm. 19k rpm.

I the red line of my latest addition. So tiny and so smooth.

OH yea. N+1 OH yea. N+1

06, 40K km, some slight cosmetic issues. 

House party House party

or just Peter re-organizing the garage? you decide 

I might have a problem I might have a problem

So, as a good chunk of you know, I was planning on repainting my 1994 VFR as part of its restoration. It was going to be in the old rothmans racing colors. I had set aside $3500 to get it professionally done, and make it all pretty and shit.

goose 2

oh my. 

I have something incredibly fast tonight I have something incredibly fast tonight

welcome back, ZX-10R. BRRRAAAAPPPPPPPPP

Had a great ride yesterday Had a great ride yesterday

Did another 5-600 KM on the daytona. Hit up some local twisties I havent been to in a while. Havent fixxed the leak yet, though the seals showed up yesterday so I CAN do that now. Assuming it IS the countershaft seal. Also need to adress the vibration in the front end. I have a feeling its a slightly out of round…

Down the British rabbit hole Down the British rabbit hole

UURRRRRRGGGGGGGGGG SO BRITISH yea I’m gaining an affinity for the older XJR’s. do want. long, low, classy brute in a suit.

I NEED IT NOW I NEED IT NOW

GROM SIDE CAR. OH MY GOD. I NEED IT

Aw man :( Niki Lauda died yesterday Aw man :( Niki Lauda died yesterday

the passing of one of motor racings greatest. I know what I will be watching tonight. 

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