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Forum: Photography Yesterday, 12:24 am
Replies: 21
Views: 778
Posted By flynbulldog
Likewise akaMomo, I have a lot of respect for the...

Likewise akaMomo, I have a lot of respect for the cinematography you do. I have a little experience in the pro photography world and also understand the amount of talent and work it takes to make it...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 23rd, 2015, 10:13 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 916
Posted By flynbulldog
Female?

Female?
Forum: Photography Jan 23rd, 2015, 10:07 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By flynbulldog
Portland? are you sure you're not from Florida???

Portland? are you sure you're not from Florida???
Forum: Photography Jan 23rd, 2015, 9:28 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 778
Posted By flynbulldog
yeah I know, regulations are up in the air right...

yeah I know, regulations are up in the air right now with no word from the FAA where it's all going.
Some of the regulations seem very sensible but others are just plain ridiculous requiring a...
Forum: Superbikes Jan 23rd, 2015, 8:57 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 749
Posted By flynbulldog
hmm, you're right, once you've done this stuff...

hmm, you're right, once you've done this stuff both the S and the R parts that you install will have no value. You claim you're doing this for your own aesthetic purposes and you'd put it back if...
Forum: Superbikes Jan 23rd, 2015, 1:46 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 749
Posted By flynbulldog
well, I am a collector of these types of bikes...

well, I am a collector of these types of bikes and yes it does impact the value. And, In-fact I wouldn't buy the bike with such mods no matter what the price. I'd be looking for an un-molested...
Forum: Photography Jan 23rd, 2015, 12:44 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 778
Posted By flynbulldog
Dude, you are one Bad-Ass pilot! beautiful work! ...

Dude, you are one Bad-Ass pilot! beautiful work!

I wonder how you feel about all of the new remotely operated quad-copter trends?

I'm about ready to invest in one but so far the FAA and the...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 23rd, 2015, 12:13 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 916
Posted By flynbulldog
you guys just picked the wrong WAF... do I need...

you guys just picked the wrong WAF... do I need to post a pic?
Forum: Welcome and Introduction Jan 22nd, 2015, 5:24 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 96
Posted By flynbulldog
Haha. Joe, welcome and thanks for coming over to...

Haha. Joe, welcome and thanks for coming over to check out the ducs. Guys, Joe sold me a very hard to find original exhaust system for my latest restoration project. Joe wasn't trying to sell the...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 19th, 2015, 12:33 pm
Replies: 528
Views: 84,423
Posted By flynbulldog
It does seem that Streetfighter owners tend to...

It does seem that Streetfighter owners tend to have high performance autos
Makes sense, we have good taste and a need for speed... :D
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 18th, 2015, 11:30 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By flynbulldog
As SS has stated the Carbon tanks need to be...

As SS has stated the Carbon tanks need to be coated just like the stock tank. I have one of the aluminum tanks from motowheels and have had it for quite a while now. I coated my stock tank with...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 15th, 2015, 11:11 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 509
Posted By flynbulldog
FC the prices are getting really reasonable now...

FC the prices are getting really reasonable now and for me the SF complements the multi very nicely :D

Do it!!!
Forum: Ducati Motorcycle Chat Jan 15th, 2015, 8:24 pm
Replies: 340
Views: 14,228
Posted By flynbulldog
exactly... and hence the reason this thread was...

exactly... and hence the reason this thread was started.
Forum: Vintage Jan 15th, 2015, 8:06 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By flynbulldog
original Borrani wheels are now being brought...

original Borrani wheels are now being brought into the states and they are pretty reasonable check here: motorcycle (http://www.borraniamericas.com/html/motorcycle.html)

say $200 each...

yeah...
Forum: Vintage Jan 15th, 2015, 12:20 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By flynbulldog
I disagree with you Craig. Your bikes looks more...

I disagree with you Craig. Your bikes looks more presentable for a guy who wants to buy a good rider that looks the part and rides well. The OP's bike with blazing yellow paint, glaringly wrong rims,...
Forum: Ducati Motorcycle Chat Jan 15th, 2015, 12:10 pm
Replies: 340
Views: 14,228
Posted By flynbulldog
yes good article. but it doesn't say what the...

yes good article. but it doesn't say what the mfg's are gonna do with the few who still believe they need a sport tourer and all that's left are over-bloated touring bikes with sporty styled...
Forum: Road Racing Jan 14th, 2015, 6:05 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 2,517
Posted By flynbulldog
Miller used to be a great track for spectating...

Miller used to be a great track for spectating with views across much of the track from nearly any seat but they've built a motocross track in the center and now you can only see the small bit of...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 14th, 2015, 5:47 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 509
Posted By flynbulldog
I guess it's all in what you're used to. The SF...

I guess it's all in what you're used to. The SF is nothing like a sport bike and the 848 has ape hangars compared to my bike...

But I like to ride with a little bit of forward lean - riding...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 14th, 2015, 11:11 am
Replies: 19
Views: 509
Posted By flynbulldog
4 hours on an 848 and you're at your limits? What...

4 hours on an 848 and you're at your limits? What is it that is bothering you?

I could ride mine for eternity with only breaks for food, bathroom, gas, and sleep...

I find it to be exceedingly...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 14th, 2015, 2:02 am
Replies: 21
Views: 594
Posted By flynbulldog
Robert, have you used Golden Spectro from day 1?...

Robert, have you used Golden Spectro from day 1? That is a strange oil for most Ducati owners...

Nice report.
Forum: Vintage Jan 13th, 2015, 7:29 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By flynbulldog
Right now depending and the model and the...

Right now depending and the model and the condition roundcase GTs in good working condition are bringing anywhere from $12,000 to 26-$28000 for a fully restored perfect example. (in the US)

Sports...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 6:24 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By flynbulldog
Yes, as GM sf says, If you press that steel...

Yes, as GM sf says, If you press that steel bushing out I believe you don't have to mess with the plunger. I think this is a much better solution.

You can press the pin out with a vise and the...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 6:21 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By flynbulldog
I have 3 of these allen tool sets. I use them...

I have 3 of these allen tool sets. I use them constantly.
It's the only allen that has tiny bits that can be used with force.

7331 Standard + Metric Allen Hex Set – Chapman Manufacturing...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 1:19 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By flynbulldog
if this is what you're after the plunger pin...

if this is what you're after the plunger pin screws in and this tiny set screw locks it into place. (the allen tool is inserted into the set screw in the photo)

Make a note of exactly how far the...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 1:08 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By flynbulldog
are we talking about the plunger pin or the pin...

are we talking about the plunger pin or the pin that holds two parts of the brake lever together?
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 1:03 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 502
Posted By flynbulldog
destroying the big ends can be a result of...

destroying the big ends can be a result of lugging the engine. Ducatis do not do well at low RPM.

Not saying you did this but it can be a result...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 13th, 2015, 12:58 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 217
Posted By flynbulldog
They sure look a lot better than the stock...

They sure look a lot better than the stock reservoirs. I wonder if the masters give the same performance?
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 12th, 2015, 11:31 am
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By flynbulldog
there's a set screw, sometimes the set screw is...

there's a set screw, sometimes the set screw is glued in with some kind of industrial epoxy or loc-tite. Heat and a very good allen tool may be required.

It can be a real bear. The first one I...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 10th, 2015, 1:01 am
Replies: 18
Views: 502
Posted By flynbulldog
cinder block and a scissor jack...

cinder block and a scissor jack...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 7th, 2015, 8:41 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,127
Posted By flynbulldog
I think it's freakin awesome but it does need...

I think it's freakin awesome but it does need some more GLOSS black and the pipes need to be polished.
Too bad the wheels are flat - they don't match the rest of the carbon.

Very cool dude...
Forum: StreetFighter Jan 5th, 2015, 8:46 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By flynbulldog
If you ride on the street and want any kind of...

If you ride on the street and want any kind of long term wear I would suggest not going with aluminum sprockets - even the stuff that is supposed to be hardened or have a hardened coating.

I...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 30th, 2014, 3:32 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 2,564
Posted By flynbulldog
The 1098sbk rear subframe does not fit Spezag,...

The 1098sbk rear subframe does not fit Spezag, without a great deal of modification. It has been done but it is not a bolt-on affair.
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 29th, 2014, 1:12 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 2,564
Posted By flynbulldog
You know this won't fit without the 1098 rear...

You know this won't fit without the 1098 rear subframe and seat section, right?

I assume you're going to be fitting the SBK rear to this new project...
...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 28th, 2014, 6:40 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,383
Posted By flynbulldog
This is why I've never had kids - I'm too big of...

This is why I've never had kids - I'm too big of a kid myself. And, its why I married a woman with a very independent nature, She has her life and I have mine and we have ours together as well.

I...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 23rd, 2014, 11:09 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 937
Posted By flynbulldog
Personally I think it very much does need a...

Personally I think it very much does need a damper - especially on the 848, with a steeper steering rake and less trail the bike is not as stable as the 1098 SF.

I think a damper is worth the...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 23rd, 2014, 2:49 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By flynbulldog
I do track days so I only use distilled water and...

I do track days so I only use distilled water and mocool. I never run glycol based coolant.
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 22nd, 2014, 11:23 am
Replies: 55
Views: 2,654
Posted By flynbulldog
It does have a tendency to do that to us......

It does have a tendency to do that to us... :alien:
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 18th, 2014, 3:08 am
Replies: 30
Views: 1,771
Posted By flynbulldog
I also ground the tabs off my controls very early...

I also ground the tabs off my controls very early on but that was for a bar change and had nothing to do with the mirrors. It won't effect reverting back to stock if I ever wanted to.

Last week...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 9:40 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 743
Posted By flynbulldog
definitely not normal. :eek:

definitely not normal. :eek:
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 6:24 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,771
Posted By flynbulldog
no need to cut, grind or drill. Buy the adapters...

no need to cut, grind or drill. Buy the adapters with your mirrors and just bolt on.
I turned my stock mirror mounts over but you can easily use a plastic automotive interior button or a special...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 6:20 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,654
Posted By flynbulldog
Back on track: ...

Back on track:

http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/wp-content/gallery/ducati-streetfighter-848-mega-gallery/2012-ducati-streetfighter-848-05.jpg
...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 6:16 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,771
Posted By flynbulldog
Mine is, I don't know what other guys are doing...

Mine is, I don't know what other guys are doing but I can go back to stock in a matter of a few minutes.

If you guys need me to post some pics of the way I did it let me know, but honestly its...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 6:14 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,771
Posted By flynbulldog
What would stop you from putting the stock...

What would stop you from putting the stock mirrors back on? Are you cutting something?
I can certainly put my stockers back on...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 2:16 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,563
Posted By flynbulldog
really good links scott. I followed some links...

really good links scott. I followed some links from that page as well to more very good information.

I have a Suzuki Manual that outlines specific types and sizes of bolts and gives torque values...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 1:50 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 743
Posted By flynbulldog
5000 ft is lower than many parts of the US, I'm...

5000 ft is lower than many parts of the US, I'm at 6700 and ride most of the time at higher elevations up to about 12000 ft and we don't have much of a problem. I don't think the air-bleed screws are...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 1:12 am
Replies: 31
Views: 1,563
Posted By flynbulldog
I actually now have 4 torque wrenches and I use...

I actually now have 4 torque wrenches and I use every one of them, each for different ranges.
I'm not a nut though, I don't measure torque on everything - only bolts that I think are subject to...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 17th, 2014, 12:58 am
Replies: 55
Views: 2,654
Posted By flynbulldog
I've been to the place where they are built -...

I've been to the place where they are built - just downtown Denver. A friend of mine who recently passed away used to build vintage bikes in the same facility and I got a chance to see the shop - not...
Forum: Monster Dec 15th, 2014, 2:50 am
Replies: 28
Views: 2,232
Posted By flynbulldog
Jeeze Rick, I had no idea you were even thinking...

Jeeze Rick, I had no idea you were even thinking about this bike. you didn't say anything when we went to lunch a couple of weeks ago :abduct:

I just hope I get a ride with you once before you...
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 14th, 2014, 6:53 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,654
Posted By flynbulldog
good choice any of those bikes should keep you...

good choice any of those bikes should keep you busy... :rolleyes:
Forum: StreetFighter Dec 13th, 2014, 10:55 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,654
Posted By flynbulldog
Maybe the KTM forum, those bike have loads of...

Maybe the KTM forum, those bike have loads of issues :rolleyes: But the s1000R forum is about dead. Pretty boring over there. All I've done to my s1000R is load it up with bling.
The bike is just...
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