Did you ride today?

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Did you ride today?

Post by cateyetech » Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:14 pm

Did you ride a motorcycle today?

Was it a Ural?


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765cc - Mikuni TM33 carburetors - Modified stock airbox with Uni foam filter
2-1 exhaust - Hand worked cylinder heads - Type V ignition system
A Warn XT17 witch that works from any angle - More handmade parts than I can list :foilhead:

The only Ural to post a second gear wheelie :evil:

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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by chaos2 » Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:20 pm

yup and yup
past afflictions include limey motocars and bikes, R60/2, R65ls, and a Citroen.
Now an 87 K75s, DB Haanjo gravel bike, and a rusty 2012 GU bought new
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by harryball » Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:34 pm

Oh yeah.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by snowymonkey » Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:00 pm

Oh yeah! And yes it was a Ural :clap:

I found a new addiction actually..... riding my Ural in shorts. I know, I know..... bad idea says you. Much more comfortable in Florida says I. Let’s be honest, any type of motorcycle riding is a calculated risk. On a 2 wheeler I’d never do it.... but it just felt right on Toothless.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by Lmo » Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:13 pm

Rode the /5 down to the shop to pick up the Dnepr.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by 2372ighost » Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:58 pm

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My ride to St. Louis. I’m on a six day trip, will suffer withdrawal symptoms.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by cheeseheadmike » Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:00 pm

Nope. 1800 miles from mine. Going to make up for it over the weekend.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by rehab circus » Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:09 pm

nope. viewtopic.php?f=10&t=53707

I did rearrange the garage so make a comfortable home for her though. 74 American degrees here in Cincinnati today.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by stagewex » Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:30 pm

Yep, 2-wheels.

Don't let the snow deceive you. It was in the mid 40's and no snow really anywhere... but in front of my garage. Ironic:
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I'll be glad not to see animal tracks in the snow around my house. This as you can see... the elusive Pirelli Scorpion:
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by Albuquralque » Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:47 pm

I’m not allowed to say.
"Put a little gravel in your travel"


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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by zookster » Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:38 am

Yes and no. Rode my Versys 650 since my Gear Up is still in the shop. Riding to work again today, as I have all week so far.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by windmill » Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:03 am

Yes, and yes.

It's my full time transportation, so its unavoidable.
Barry

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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by Peter Pan » Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:08 am

Ural still closed with a locked crank...,
but she helped me to pull on this little bugger onto the W800.
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Decent thread for a street bike?

Rubbs off like an eraser on the dry street, decent braking on gravel and excellent in the brownish grass of the farm...
Let's see when I can arrange a meeting with Fran and Yvonne, who track our country now.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by DRC458 » Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:21 am

No and No, regrettably. I've gotta' change that. I've hardly ridden in about the last year. I let too many other things get in the way.
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Re: Did you ride today?

Post by Mr Wazzock » Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:47 am

Not yet, weather is cr4p, hopefully Monday.
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