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Washed my bike, then filled the tank to get ready to get it dirty again and then start all over..............


Later this afternoon, I am going to adjust the clutch.


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cleaning out the basement. my wife has ran out of projects arounf the house and want's to help me design a Man Cave. i knew i Loved her for some reason
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I rode it like I stole it, downloaded a 20Mb log file off of my PV, then changed my oil ..
Been thinking about adjusting the clutch,may do it tomorrow since its supposed to rain.....
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Bought Dyna beads for the rear tire. May wash it.

I also walked by it...and noticing its lovely form, i had lustful thoughts...
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Bought Dyna beads for the rear tire. May wash it.
let me know how you like them...was thinking about going that route when I change tires...which should be in about a month....
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Went on a Poker Run this morning, took a nap and washed the bike.
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let me know how you like them...was thinking about going that route when I change tires...which should be in about a month....
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Nothing. I adjusted the position of my handlebars, but other than that, nothing. Just riding.
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looks like pishing rain again tomorrow, so put a wee duvet over her...but might take a rain ride anyway, cant wait fer dry days here, or would never get out on the bike.
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