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Forum: Riding Skills May 5th, 2021, 03:29 PM
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Posted By Ducati999
Time for a report from Road Atlanta. I...

Time for a report from Road Atlanta.

I signed up for the intremediate group as RA just runs 3 groups and I dont feel ready to play with the biggest dogs in the park just yet. I have to side step...
Forum: Riding Skills April 16th, 2021, 06:15 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 67,603
Posted By Ducati999
Sorry for the delay in answering your post, I had...

Sorry for the delay in answering your post, I had to really think to work out what the difference really came from. I guess if im honest, its me being lazy. Since we are not racing, I can safely...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion April 16th, 2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 667
Posted By Ducati999
I have purchased different style easy out bolt...

I have purchased different style easy out bolt remover to try if I can get the broken part out. The bike owner took his bike home that day-I have 5 bikes here already--and I have not seen the bike...
Forum: Off-Topic April 7th, 2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,770
Posted By Ducati999
Wifes 50th birthday today, she also approved me...

Wifes 50th birthday today, she also approved me to fly from Mass to Georgia to do 2 days at Road Atlanta! Love that girl!
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion April 2nd, 2021, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 667
Posted By Ducati999
Many great suggestions from a bike mechanic that...

Many great suggestions from a bike mechanic that seems to have some real experience with these issues. Unfortunately I also tried all of these without success.

I did many taps-bangs with a hammer...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion April 2nd, 2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 667
Posted By Ducati999
The bolt is in the little triangle shaped opening...

The bolt is in the little triangle shaped opening in the frame directly under the bike but it is very close to the frame on the shifter side of bike. I could only get the tips of the vice grips onto...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion April 2nd, 2021, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 667
Posted By Ducati999
The bike owner had purchased a replacement OEM...

The bike owner had purchased a replacement OEM bolt so we are 100% sure its standard thread with righty tighty and lefty loosey. Thanks for the idea to check
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 30th, 2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 667
Posted By Ducati999
Oh my God!

Hello all,
I just helped a friend try to remove a stuck oil drain bolt from his Yamaha YZ426F. We spent 4 hours trying to get this bolt to budge but were unsuccessful. I have never owned a new bike...
Forum: Riding Skills March 30th, 2021, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By Ducati999
@Misty, Great question as always. I do lots of...

@Misty,
Great question as always. I do lots of rerunning past track trips in my head and I play some video games. Both methods are not perfect but they keep the fundamentals fresh in your mind....
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 24th, 2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
snot, thank you for your concern. I attempted to...

snot, thank you for your concern. I attempted to have her take her first ride this last Sunday March 21st but she decided to wait a little longer. I have not told her yet and she has not noticed. I...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 16th, 2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
SibSerge, Thank you for the offer but I have...

SibSerge,
Thank you for the offer but I have not moved on to replacement just yet. Temps appear to be forecasted for a possible first ride for her on the new shiney this Sunday. I will let her ride...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 10th, 2021, 03:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
Contrary to my original post, my wife is...

Contrary to my original post, my wife is reasonable and will understand. The only reason I have not told her yet is I want her to enjoy the unspoiled bike in her head until she can at least take her...
Forum: The Ex-Ninjetters Lair March 9th, 2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By Ducati999
Had my first ride on the 310 today(except for...

Had my first ride on the 310 today(except for ride up driveway when I got it home) and im impressed. After years with the wifes 250R the power is available so much lower down the RPM range. Not a big...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 9th, 2021, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
Bike will see track time with her and possibly...

Bike will see track time with her and possibly me. Most race bikes get "freshened up" after a crash but most racers dont damage the bike unloading it from the crate!
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 9th, 2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
Stupid mistake on my part. Advice to all of you:...

Stupid mistake on my part. Advice to all of you: if your pickup has those little cubbies in the bed, dont trust the straps you store in there! Mine did not look bad when I tied the bike down but...
Forum: The Ex-Ninjetters Lair March 4th, 2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By Ducati999
BMW G310R

My wife sold her 2012 Ninja to a family friend a few months ago and we just replaced it with a 2019 BMW 310R. Bike only has 800 miles on the dash and still has 2 years warranty! We negotiated it down...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 4th, 2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By Ducati999
Dumb@ss

I knew you would come in here with that title. Well rather than insult, I would like to tell my tale and ask advice.

My lovely wife sold her 2012 Ninja 250 a few months ago and she has been...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion February 24th, 2021, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Ducati999
Ducati will be charged with negligent...

Ducati will be charged with negligent manufacturing! Just kidding!
My guess is they are investigating price gouging during the pandemic like the guy who bought all the hand sanitizer in the state...
Forum: !%@*#$%!)@#&!%@ I crashed! January 5th, 2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,267
Posted By Ducati999
So its 2021 now, Need further updates. Were you...

So its 2021 now, Need further updates. Were you ever able to ride in 2020? How is the leg recovery, any better than last update?
Forum: Off-Topic December 30th, 2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,770
Posted By Ducati999
Been with my wife for 20 years now, actually...

Been with my wife for 20 years now, actually married 15 years. I have been riding for over 30 years but my wife has more experience than I. She is Pinoy and grew up on 2 wheels, she bought a Ninjette...
Forum: Off-Topic December 30th, 2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 533
Posted By Ducati999
I am still on PS3 and play Fallout3 and New Vegas...

I am still on PS3 and play Fallout3 and New Vegas until they lock up. I also play a lot of the Moto GP games and SBK 10. Good enough for now but I really should upgrade to a newer platform if just...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion December 30th, 2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,743
Posted By Ducati999
No doubt to be "TWITCHY" with those tiny tires,...

No doubt to be "TWITCHY" with those tiny tires, forward weight, spindly frame and swingarm and lets not forget the brakes made for 25 MPH max! I bet its a blast to ride but with such a short wheel...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion December 29th, 2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8,369
Views: 825,412
Posted By Ducati999
Looks great

Looks great
Forum: Riding Skills December 17th, 2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 67,603
Posted By Ducati999
CC Cowboy, You are correct, when following a...

CC Cowboy,
You are correct, when following a faster rider, I always use all my reference markers as they still work at the faster pace. I am still far from 99% braking or carrying max speed thru...
Forum: Riding Skills December 12th, 2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 67,603
Posted By Ducati999
This! I have no issue upping the pace chasing...

This! I have no issue upping the pace chasing someone, no worry about entry speed or crashing. I just put my head down and follow the rules as best I can and start to reel the leader in, BUT once I...
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