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Old 03-18-2013, 11:52 AM   #1
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Two weeks on a bike fell once already going 5-10mph. Don't hit the front brake and turn at the same time, check!
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Old 03-18-2013, 11:56 AM   #2
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Welcome to MH! Glad it was nothing major and you learned your lesson
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:04 PM   #3
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Welcome...don't forget to not lock up the back brake either!
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:09 PM   #4
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Were you wearing any gear when you went down?
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:29 PM   #5
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Well, at least you got that out of the way quickly.
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:46 PM   #7
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Welcome...don't forget to not lock up the back brake either!
Why? Just finished doing it in San Antonio for some testing. Made 15 runs at 45 mph doing rear wheel lockups. No big deal.

Now, releasing it when it's locked up is another story................
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I wasn't wearing and gear but managed to stay upright, can't say the same thing for marina(my bike). So mad at myself. Oh yea I haven't used the back brake at all.
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I wasn't wearing and gear but managed to stay upright, can't say the same thing for marina(my bike). So mad at myself. Oh yea I haven't used the back brake at all.


Might wanna take an MSF course SOON! We cover all of this during class.
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:29 PM   #11
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A friend told me about them how much are they?
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:34 PM   #12
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