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Forum: General Chat   09-12-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,017
Posted By rgb
It's the almost instant gratification that hooks...

It's the almost instant gratification that hooks you. However, with the price increases and the "Well two day delivery isn't quite that" delivery, my money seems to be going to other places than...
Forum: Touring Tales   05-07-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By rgb
I'm not sure about the science. An associate...

I'm not sure about the science. An associate that used to work for the Park service, says that in times of government stress, the parks are the first to cut back to conserve the emergency type...
Forum: Touring Tales   05-06-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By rgb
last time I was up that way, Asheville to the...

last time I was up that way, Asheville to the southern end was closed. Bits around Little Switzerland was closed. Up north was pretty good. Open for bicycles though.


Best bet is to go look for...
Forum: FJR Technical   05-01-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Posted By rgb
I just remembered I could use the wayback machine...

I just remembered I could use the wayback machine site and look at the old website, sorry. According to the old site, the TT I found works on 2006 and up A models. He made another one that fit the...
Forum: FJR Technical   05-01-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Posted By rgb
"A" model triple tree differences

I have an acquaintance that has a recycling business (I call it a junk yard 'cause he make contorted faces and whines when I do). Since we are in a work from home, keep your distance situation...
Forum: General Chat   03-11-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,158
Posted By rgb
I leave mine on all the time. SWMBO said the...

I leave mine on all the time. SWMBO said the instructions noted that it will reduce visibility but since I didn't read them, I don't notice. It is neat to look at the periphery and see the fog all...
Forum: General Chat   11-15-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 845
Posted By rgb
I bought the FSM and the FOM when I first bought...

I bought the FSM and the FOM when I first bought the bike (used) but haven't broken the shrink wrap yet. Found the original owners manual rolled up under the seat eventually. I've been able to find...
Forum: FJR Technical   11-15-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,159
Posted By rgb
Warm weather I fire it up and make sure the idle...

Warm weather I fire it up and make sure the idle is stable and go. Getting out of the driveway it's always a maze (danged kids and their parking) and beyond that it downhill to the main road. When...
Forum: Touring Tales   11-04-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By rgb
Sounds like a good trip. We may have crossed...

Sounds like a good trip. We may have crossed paths @ BB&B. First time I'd done that trip on my fjr.
Forum: Bikes & Parts For Sale - USA   11-01-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By rgb
I have the same suit. it is well built and last...

I have the same suit. it is well built and last a long time. The date of manufacture is written inside the left chest pocket with a marker if someone asks.
Forum: General Chat   10-27-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,633
Posted By rgb
They have started serving milkshakes now at...

They have started serving milkshakes now at limited locations though the manager at the one I visited said she was told it will be at all unless the franchisee doesn't want to deal with it.
Forum: FJR Technical   10-26-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,337
Posted By rgb
Thanks for the continued updates. This gives me...

Thanks for the continued updates. This gives me more to think about for my upcoming refresh.
Forum: New Member Introductions   09-10-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
  Hello
Views: 291
Posted By rgb
A friend let me ride his 'wing for a while in an...

A friend let me ride his 'wing for a while in an effort to pull me into the family. It was nice, really nice. Fast too. I just couldn't convince myself I needed something that big. My workshop is...
Forum: New Member Introductions   09-09-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 6
  Hello
Views: 291
Posted By rgb
I have a '72 H2 750. (and I, as well as my...

I have a '72 H2 750. (and I, as well as my friends that have ridden it are still alive) I had a friend buy an '18 H2 and I would love to have it but I probably shouldn't.


I bought a 2015. I...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-30-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 788
Posted By rgb
A bike with unusually low mileage is quite common...

A bike with unusually low mileage is quite common in the Harley world. People buy them, park then in the garage, wax and ogle over them and then decide that motorcycles are not the thing they want. ...
Forum: New Member Introductions   08-25-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
  Hello
Views: 291
Posted By rgb
Hello

New owner of a new to me fjr. Been riding since the '70s but have been more attracted to older bikes that act like older bikes. Or, the other extreme, things that go fast in the 1/4 mile or...
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