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Old 12-11-2008, 11:44 AM   #21
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A friend and I were stopped at a light on Bay Area in front of Bikini Beach when everyone was leaving. He was showwing off to the girls next to us so as the light was right about turn green i reached over and slapped the kill switch so i could take off and leave him stuck, but didnt realize i was in 3rd so i went about 5 feet and klunk she stalled cranked it up and went another couple feet stalled again.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:54 AM   #22
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Old 12-11-2008, 12:00 PM   #23
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I was riding on a wet surface and the thought of taking advantage of the low frictional forces that characterized the situation to slide the rear tire sprung to mind. It was incredibly fun for the first two times until I went down when i couldn't straighten up the bike.
but the embarrassing part came when a a girl pulled over and asked another driver to help me pick up the bike. In the previously materialized event, I'd broken the engine the engine over and the road surface surrounding my bike was covered with oil and water, when i attempted to exert a force to pick the bike up I was just pushed
Good thing this happened at night and I was wearing a helmet because nobody recognized me.
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Old 12-11-2008, 12:11 PM   #24
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Old 12-11-2008, 12:19 PM   #25
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i forgot to put my feet down when i stopped. ever so slightly embarrassing. i was just glad i didn't hurt anything.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:40 PM   #26
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i forgot to put my feet down when i stopped. ever so slightly embarrassing. i was just glad i didn't hurt anything.
you just completly forgot to put your feet down?
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:44 PM   #27
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you just completly forgot to put your feet down?
thats what they said. i could have sworn i put them down, but everyone says no. well, i got it out of the way, so hopefully it will never happen again
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:53 PM   #28
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One time I was heading home on my old zephyr. The throttle stuck after I went full throttle to get around the truck that was being a jack . I handled that fine. Hit the kill switch and clutch and coasted into a gas station. I then got it unstuck. So to make sure it was good and started it up. Forgot it was I. Gear and promptly fell over. Awesome!
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Old 12-12-2008, 12:20 AM   #29
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So is refusing to give it up.

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Old 12-12-2008, 12:38 AM   #30
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Old 12-12-2008, 01:59 AM   #31
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I had a moped when I went to Baylor I know I know it was cheap and easy to park unlike my f-250 long bed ext cab I was headed to class and stoped at a light put my feet down but I kept going some a$$ had a nasty oil leak and dumped a quart at that light and the suv next to was the girl in my English class I had the hots for nice first she laughed then she tried to help damm moped only weighed 135 I didn't need help other than my pride and she so nicely anounced in class why I looked and smelled like a grease monkey
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Old 12-12-2008, 05:22 AM   #33
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Originally Posted by RACER X View Post
i have a few........

when i first started riding, i met a friend and his entire family at a rest. as we were leaving, i forgot about the disc lock.........1st gear take off, BAM, STOP fall over, in ft of the WHOLE family........broke a brake mount.

did that again as i was leaving on my way back to TX in CA.......D'oh , luckily my friends B-I-L worked at a honda shop, we fed-ex a new brake mount.

pitched the lock after the 2nd time.
Hahah! This happened to me countless times, but luckily the worst I did (before I ditched it) is break a chip off of the front wheel fairing. Backing out the bike ftw

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Old 12-12-2008, 07:13 AM   #34
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