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Wow do you people need to get out and ride!!!
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I last rode on Jan 7th 2019

Another 6 inches of snow in the forecast for Sunday
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I last rode on Jan 7th 2019

Another 6 inches of snow in the forecast for Sunday
I forget when I last rode, I think it was in December some time. We've had a few nice days but I've been busy. I may get out Saturday for lunch but have a storm coming in Saturday night into Sunday. I was supposed to be riding in an overnight rally starting at midnight Saturday but it's been postponed until next week.

I'm amazed how much more snow you get in Indiana
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Havent ridden in a week. Brine on roads. Live in NJ. Between Tonight and Mon, Estimated 6" of Slushy Snow/Rain mix. Just ran my bike today for a few minutes.
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I'm amazed how much more snow you get in Indiana
The snow from the last storm, (about 5-6") is about gone.
We have had less than our normal number of snowfalls this year.

I've been trying work on a Winter Fuel Blend tune.
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What is the difference between Group I, II, III, III+, IV and V base oils?
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What is Hydrotreating, Hydrocracking, and Catalytic Dewaxing and Wax Hydroisomerization?

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What is Hydrotreating, Hydrocracking, and Catalytic Dewaxing and Wax Hydroisomerization?

A Review of Mineral and Synthetic Base Oils
It's all "Petro-babble" to both impress you and confuse you. 'so it's gotta be the best' oil.
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I seem to have read this article, before. The yellow square that says it begins and ends with your owner's/equipment manual, says it all.
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