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Old 10-03-2012, 04:59 PM  
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I think I used up my allotment of luck today

I had the rear tire blowout on my motorcycle at 65mph on the way home from work just a bit ago.
I'm obviously OK, and other than the tire, the bike is fine, but I'm pretty sure my pants are going to need a good cleaning.
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Old 10-03-2012, 05:59 PM   #16
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I live on 3 miles of gravel now so keeping a bike clean isn't worth owning it.
I am through with them myself...Seen to many people I know die on them.
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:40 PM   #17
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I've wanted a bike for years now but whenever I read or hear horror stories, (even ones that end ok) I change my mind. I guess it's one of those things like when you're a kid and you'd ride your skateboard/bicycle down a steep hill. You just can't think about the bad outcomes that can make you a quadriplegic. Just shift the gears and go. However, I tend to think that if I got one and had a close call like this, I'd walk it home and sell it.
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:42 PM   #18
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I've wanted a bike for years now but whenever I read or hear horror stories, (even ones that end ok) I change my mind. I guess it's one of those things like when you're a kid and you'd ride your skateboard/bicycle down a steep hill. You just can't think about the bad outcomes that can make you a quadriplegic. Just shift the gears and go. However, I tend to think that if I got one and had a close call like this, I'd walk it home and sell it.
I rode one for 20 yrs, never laid one down or wrecked but with the way people play with phones nowadays, I don't trust the couple of feet separating the lanes on a two lane road...

Swerve left, going 60 while you are going 60 = vaporized
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:47 PM   #19
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Glad you're safe. Scary stuff.
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:00 PM   #20
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I rode one for 20 yrs, never laid one down or wrecked but with the way people play with phones nowadays, I don't trust the couple of feet separating the lanes on a two lane road...

Swerve left, going 60 while you are going 60 = vaporized
Yeah, that's about right. **** it, I'll get something safer like a snowblower.
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:01 PM   #21
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:02 PM   #22
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Yeah, that's about right. **** it, I'll get something safer like a snowblower.
Get a dirtbike and ride the trails then if you **** up you can only blame yourself
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:11 PM   #23
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You almost never hear about blowouts any more. Have there been advances in tire technology that have made them less common?

Tires are a household product that is somewhat amazing. When you think about the work that they do, they're incredibly important, and yet they're invisible for the most part. They're the offensive guard of household goods.
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Old 10-03-2012, 08:03 PM   #24
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Old 10-03-2012, 09:00 PM   #25
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Had a rear wheel come off a el camino. Got that bad boy up on two wheels .

God damn cops never even stopped. Good thing cause I had about a dozen warrants out.

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Old 10-03-2012, 09:53 PM   #26
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i rode when i was young until i got tired of bouncing over cars stopping suddenly in front of me or laying it down when they pulled out in front of me...

glad to hear you got through that scare, dog...
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Old 10-03-2012, 10:39 PM   #27
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Glad you made it bud. Periodically, I catch a moment when I realize, "damn. I about died." scares the shit out of a man.
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Old 10-03-2012, 11:02 PM   #28
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Glad all is OK. Rear tires are easy to replace.
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Old 10-04-2012, 08:24 AM   #29
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Good to hear that you're okay. Those kinds of situations are scary.

Oh and R8ers my bike is a 1440 and I'm sure I can get over 100mph easily.
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Old 10-04-2012, 08:25 AM   #30
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I've been having an especially bad week too, if that makes you feel any better....
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