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Old 02-07-2010, 08:02 PM   #21
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i think i saw you bike on 1960 and walters on saturday...definitely stands out in traffic! glad your ok!
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Old 02-07-2010, 08:07 PM   #22
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Nice to hear you're okay. Plastics are replaceable.
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Old 02-07-2010, 08:39 PM   #23
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i think i saw you bike on 1960 and walters on saturday...definitely stands out in traffic! glad your ok!
yeah that was me I was coming back from getting my inspection sticker I didn't realize my bike stood out so much
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Old 02-07-2010, 09:53 PM   #24
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Old 02-07-2010, 10:40 PM   #25
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Old 02-07-2010, 10:41 PM   #26
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Old 02-08-2010, 01:33 AM   #27
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Old 02-08-2010, 07:13 AM   #28
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already looking for new plastics where can I find them already painted or is there a junk yard here in houston where I can get some ie Pick a part?
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Old 02-08-2010, 09:55 AM   #29
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Old 02-08-2010, 10:52 AM   #30
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already looking for new plastics where can I find them already painted or is there a junk yard here in houston where I can get some ie Pick a part?
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Old 02-08-2010, 10:53 AM   #31
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no, UrbanXJ none to speak of laid it down somewhere around 10 mph pretty low speed bike landed on concrete fliped me into a grassy median so it was a soft cushy landing. Safety gear did its job back is a little sore but thats about it.

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Old 02-08-2010, 11:00 AM   #32
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Bike is a learner had no intention of modding it or putting alot of money into it just wanted to get as much out of it as I could before moving up to a 600 I want to keep it cosmetically appealing so I at least get as much money back as I put into it. I'm already looking to put it back on the market in a couple of months you know after I perfect my dismount and stick the landing.
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Old 02-08-2010, 11:04 AM   #33
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Old 02-08-2010, 11:08 AM   #34
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Old 02-08-2010, 11:10 AM   #35
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Bike is a learner had no intention of modding it or putting alot of money into it just wanted to get as much out of it as I could before moving up to a 600 I want to keep it cosmetically appealing so I at least get as much money back as I put into it. I'm already looking to put it back on the market in a couple of months you know after I perfect my dismount and stick the landing.
let me know ... I'm looking to get back on a 250
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Old 02-08-2010, 11:35 AM   #36
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I'll keep you posted when I'm ready to let her go. 1000+ miles in the saddle and I put it down in a parking lot

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yeah I was trying not to over exaggerate the lay down when I called it was more of a miscalculation than an all out wreck.
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Old 02-08-2010, 12:07 PM   #37
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Well now that you got that out of the way carry on. It happens to all of us at some point. Glad your allright.
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Old 02-08-2010, 12:09 PM   #38
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Old 02-08-2010, 06:56 PM   #39
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Yup, sorry you had to experience that bud.

For even better news, I saved a bunch of money by switching my motorcycle insurance to Geico!
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Old 02-08-2010, 07:28 PM   #40
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