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Old 07-30-2007, 11:24 AM   #41
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Well now I'm confused. It seems every time I let off the gas I run wide. I've also had a handful of people tell me the reason for my running wide is because I let off the throttle too much. I know getting on the throttle too much will pull the bike wide as well. When I say I let off the throttle I mean completely let off.

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when you let off the gas the, the bike stands up and you basically go in a straight line. you shoulda kept the throttle in the same position vs getting on/off. looked where you wanted to go and countersteered more.

it take alot of discipline to look thru the turn vs looking at the trees/weeds/guard rail
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Old 07-30-2007, 12:23 PM   #42
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Yep, steady throttle or a slight increase, along with bar input. Chopping it closed lets the front compress, the rear comes up and the big wants to stand up.

Not to mention you go where the head goes.

I've learned over the years how hard it is to try and stare out the end of the corner, (especially on long street rides) so I scan all the time, thru the corner on the line I want, and try to keep my head still and turned in. Works for me.
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Old 07-30-2007, 01:30 PM   #44
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Old 07-30-2007, 01:30 PM   #45
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Old 07-30-2007, 01:32 PM   #46
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Look at the picture with the marked line again. Where Martin and Mike are standing is about HALF WAY ONLY!!! Look how far the bikes are parked - that's about the point he lost it!
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Old 07-30-2007, 01:33 PM   #47
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Old 07-30-2007, 01:37 PM   #49
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it's somewhere in Texas - does that help???




Martin knows it. It's like 3930 or 2930 or 3920 or .....you get the idea!
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That's it!!! I was almost close!
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yeap him and his wife. Where you in the group w/ a 675 and a monster duck?
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I went out 3090 a couple weeks back, it was at least clean of gravel for a change....
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Nice road. But don't you know that bringing a camera along is a hex that you'll go down? j/k

The damage really doesn't look that bad Mike. Bravo to you for riding it ALMOST all the way out.
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I went out 3090 a couple weeks back, it was at least clean of gravel for a change....

Yeap except the tar snakes are still there and man do they bite! My rear tire drifted quite a bit on that stuff
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Yeap except the tar snakes are still there and man do they bite! My rear tire drifted quite a bit on that stuff
yeah, I wasn't gonna mention those..


suffice it to say it reaffirmed the fact my purple and blue front tire is due to change out..
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Thorn went down on the scenic route near brenham. thanks for the reminder.
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thorn was on 390 I think
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Thorn went down on the scenic route near brenham. thanks for the reminder.
I thought the same thing when we rode through there yesterday :eh:
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