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Forum: StreetFighter   May 21st, 2015, 8:55 am
Replies: 8
Views: 313
Posted By flynbulldog
The lower profile will make the turn-in more...

The lower profile will make the turn-in more sluggish. You may not notice much but you are going the wrong way if you want it to turn lighter.

The best option is to use a very sharp profile like a...
Forum: Vintage   May 17th, 2015, 8:55 am
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By flynbulldog
Mountaineer is not a desirable or collectable...

Mountaineer is not a desirable or collectable bike. it really has no future value or nor is it an investment. I wouldn't give more than about $1000 for it.
I supppose it will increase in value just...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 15th, 2015, 2:27 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By flynbulldog
I agree - the only time I've hit my toes on the...

I agree - the only time I've hit my toes on the ground it was me being lazy. Ride with the proper focus and I think you'll be OK.
Forum: StreetFighter   May 15th, 2015, 10:31 am
Replies: 84
Views: 5,932
Posted By flynbulldog
looks like blood veins:surprise:

looks like blood veins:surprise:
Forum: StreetFighter   May 15th, 2015, 8:29 am
Replies: 19
Views: 746
Posted By flynbulldog
No, It's just polished - no coating at all.

No, It's just polished - no coating at all.
Forum: StreetFighter   May 14th, 2015, 10:13 am
Replies: 19
Views: 746
Posted By flynbulldog
Been this way for about 3 or 4 years and I don't...

Been this way for about 3 or 4 years and I don't do much more than wipe it down.
I prefer shiny - the black looks like crap IMO
...
Forum: Superbikes   May 10th, 2015, 8:52 am
Replies: 30
Views: 1,533
Posted By flynbulldog
The seller didn't write that it's a review from...

The seller didn't write that it's a review from someone else that the seller posted... :sleep:


The bike is supremely rare and desirable. I'm sure that there are many collectors out there who...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 9th, 2015, 10:53 am
Replies: 10
Views: 492
Posted By flynbulldog
http://www.ducati.ms/forums/attachments/streetfigh...

http://www.ducati.ms/forums/attachments/streetfighter/544362-bellypan-streetfighter-imageuploadedbymotorcycle1431186064.244022.jpg
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Forum: StreetFighter   May 8th, 2015, 10:01 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By flynbulldog
as usual in the FAQ - just about every exhaust...

as usual in the FAQ - just about every exhaust option ever offered for the SF is there:

http://www.ducati.ms/forums/138-streetfighter/106427-exhaust-ducati-streetfighter-full-list.html
Forum: StreetFighter   May 8th, 2015, 9:54 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 492
Posted By flynbulldog
God, all I can think of is how hideously ugly...

God, all I can think of is how hideously ugly that poor monster looks in those photos... :eek:

Personally, I'm happy with the little rad covers. If anything looks like an after thought its that...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 8th, 2015, 9:42 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By flynbulldog
It's already in there guys - if you'd just take...

It's already in there guys - if you'd just take the time to look. (post 16)

And no I won't send you the manual, I paid $60 for a legitimate copy of it.

Edit - while it was great that LaRossa...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 8th, 2015, 9:27 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 428
Posted By flynbulldog
It could be the seal around the output shaft that...

It could be the seal around the output shaft that the clutch rides on. I've never had one leak so I've not been in there but it shouldn't be too hard to get to to change.

This is the seal...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 7th, 2015, 11:44 am
Replies: 72
Views: 3,597
Posted By flynbulldog
I'm going to be in greenville next week :D (but...

I'm going to be in greenville next week :D (but no bike)
Forum: StreetFighter   May 7th, 2015, 9:43 am
Replies: 72
Views: 3,597
Posted By flynbulldog
The thing we all have to remember is that the...

The thing we all have to remember is that the Ducati Streetfighter is not a streetfighter in the original meaning of the name. It is a factory made bike.

Lots of people build streetfighters from...
Forum: Supersport   May 6th, 2015, 4:45 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 7,813
Posted By flynbulldog
Rarity does not equal collectable or valuable....

Rarity does not equal collectable or valuable. There are tons of very rare bikes out there that have no value and are not interesting to collectors.

However, I do believe that this SS could garner...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 6th, 2015, 2:54 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 3,597
Posted By flynbulldog
my butt hurts just look at that picture :eek:

my butt hurts just look at that picture :eek:
Forum: StreetFighter   May 6th, 2015, 2:51 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By flynbulldog
there's no such thing as a mid-pipe for a...

there's no such thing as a mid-pipe for a streetfighter - the cats reside inside the mufflers...
If you have akros you have no cats
Forum: StreetFighter   May 6th, 2015, 2:40 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By flynbulldog
Did you look in the FAQ? There's a lot of...

Did you look in the FAQ?

There's a lot of stuff in there and everyone on this forum should know about it, if you don't then you are missing out on a ton of great info for your bike....
Forum: Bikes   May 6th, 2015, 2:29 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,343
Posted By flynbulldog
Guys price has been lowered to $15,000 OBO! Let...

Guys price has been lowered to $15,000 OBO!
Let me know if you are interested - we can negotiate.

http://www.ducati.ms/forums/attachments/bikes/528690d1428074695-1966-norton-750-cafe-racer-003.jpg
Forum: StreetFighter   May 5th, 2015, 9:43 am
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By flynbulldog
No, I think you are right. It would be strange...

No, I think you are right. It would be strange for an 848 to have to the large tank. Sorry, I was a little confused on that one.
Forum: StreetFighter   May 4th, 2015, 9:32 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By flynbulldog
raising the rear ride height and shortening the...

raising the rear ride height and shortening the wheelbase could cause some stability loss and quicken the steering but the tiny amount that will result from any adjustment from the fore and aft of...
Forum: Sport Touring   May 4th, 2015, 9:21 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 581
Posted By flynbulldog
very very nice! :D ...

very very nice! :D

http://www.ducati.ms/forums/attachments/monster/541305d1430595005-monster-pix-show-us-what-you-have-p1010131.jpg
...
Forum: StreetFighter   May 4th, 2015, 9:17 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By flynbulldog
yeah you have to get the key guard specifically...

yeah you have to get the key guard specifically for the small tank.
If I remember correctly the very first 848sf had the large tank.
Forum: StreetFighter   May 4th, 2015, 7:15 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By flynbulldog
if it fits and the rear tire doesn't touch the...

if it fits and the rear tire doesn't touch the swing arm I wouldn't bother. In theory the bike will turn quicker with a shorter wheelbase but I doubt you'll notice it in real life riding.
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   May 4th, 2015, 2:34 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
Nice jeans but at $450 to $600 + they are a bit...

Nice jeans but at $450 to $600 + they are a bit more expensive than the klim K Fifty 1.
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   May 3rd, 2015, 7:13 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
well I'm not a fan of that either and these don't...

well I'm not a fan of that either and these don't seem to be that way to me - I like them just fine.
They fit over my boots but are not overly big at the bottom and they certainly are not bell...
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   May 2nd, 2015, 6:49 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
SJTrance they are very soft but I wouldn't really...

SJTrance they are very soft but I wouldn't really say that they stretch. But honestly they are more conforming than any other riding pant I've tried. And like Obie says, I like the soft pliable pads....
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 30th, 2015, 5:35 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 2,440
Posted By flynbulldog
Yeah, I guess I should have said that the problem...

Yeah, I guess I should have said that the problem still exists and the tanks still expand but the smaller tank is designed to have enough room so that the swollen and misshapen tank will still...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 30th, 2015, 10:40 am
Replies: 54
Views: 2,440
Posted By flynbulldog
on the 848 and later 1098's the tank swelling...

on the 848 and later 1098's the tank swelling hasn't been a problem - Ducati redesigned the tank with expansion in mind and I've never heard of anyone having a problem with the later bikes with the...
Forum: Surveys and Polls   Apr 30th, 2015, 10:32 am
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By flynbulldog
nope sorry, bad link.

nope sorry, bad link.
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 30th, 2015, 9:37 am
Replies: 54
Views: 2,440
Posted By flynbulldog
This is such a blatant threadjack but here we are...

This is such a blatant threadjack but here we are so what am I gonna do?..

I got a chance to ride the bike with the clutch ring spyder gizmo thingy. I honestly could feel no difference. But I'm...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 30th, 2015, 1:24 am
Replies: 888
Views: 848,715
Posted By flynbulldog
yeah I'm as squidly as I can get - which isn't...

yeah I'm as squidly as I can get - which isn't much ;) wish I had some of those "stunta" skills.

Here gkaan, let me help you:
http://gkaan.smugmug.com/Ducati-/i-rPPXtRq/0/L/sf848-L.jpg
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   Apr 29th, 2015, 11:54 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
Oh and I just realized - these have D-30 pads for...

Oh and I just realized - these have D-30 pads for the hips and knees but have a product called PORONŽ XRDŽ IMPACT FOAM for tailbone protection.

I've never heard of this stuff before so I looked up...
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   Apr 29th, 2015, 11:10 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
I have a kinda big thighs and calfs so they may...

I have a kinda big thighs and calfs so they may be a little more baggy for some guys. But even though they look kinda tight in the pics they really are a lot more comfortable for me than most...
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   Apr 29th, 2015, 10:42 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
Yeah they do have a pre-worn look. but no slipy...

Yeah they do have a pre-worn look. but no slipy slide yet. lets hope I don't do that test any time soon. :)
Forum: Apparel and Accessory Chat   Apr 29th, 2015, 9:49 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By flynbulldog
Klim has new street gear

For some reason this year I ended up with a bunch of new gear. I didn’t start the season thinking I would buy all new, it just sorta happened. One thing I knew I needed was a new pair of riding...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 29th, 2015, 5:35 pm
Replies: 888
Views: 848,715
Posted By flynbulldog
New tune - Dang it's running good :D ...

New tune - Dang it's running good :D

http://www.ducati.ms/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=539865&stc=1&d=1430347298
...
Forum: Gear   Apr 29th, 2015, 3:59 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By flynbulldog
SOLD! on ebay :):)

SOLD! on ebay :):)
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 28th, 2015, 5:29 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By flynbulldog
There's no load on the engine while idling. .. ...

There's no load on the engine while idling. ..
Riding the bike at low rpms puts a damaging load on the bike. As SS said damaged crank, Bearings or rod big end problems can and do occur if the bike...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 28th, 2015, 9:45 am
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By flynbulldog
Volkvin, You will have to use resisters on your...

Volkvin, You will have to use resisters on your 848 SF if you install LED signals. the bike has the same wiring/electronics as the 2010 version.

Opening your intakes will not richen the mixture on...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 27th, 2015, 11:43 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By flynbulldog
Hi and welcome. Everything you need to know is...

Hi and welcome. Everything you need to know is listed in the FAQ here: http://www.ducati.ms/forums/138-streetfighter/81097-streetfighter-answers-solutions-frequently-asked-questions.html
Spend some...
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 27th, 2015, 4:39 am
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By flynbulldog
You'll want a rear wheel nut socket. other...

You'll want a rear wheel nut socket.

other than that you don't need anything special for most of what you'll do on the bike until you get into the engine.

If you want to do your own valves...
Forum: Scrambler   Apr 27th, 2015, 4:30 am
Replies: 15
Views: 829
Posted By flynbulldog
sorry, I couldn't watch it...

sorry, I couldn't watch it...
Forum: Sport Classic   Apr 27th, 2015, 4:24 am
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By flynbulldog
Fitting that its on an Audi...

Fitting that its on an Audi...
Forum: Monster   Apr 26th, 2015, 3:22 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 589
Posted By flynbulldog
All the Termi Ti systems are made for Euro...

All the Termi Ti systems are made for Euro emissions specs. If you want no cat you have to go with the carbon system.
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 26th, 2015, 3:19 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 2,440
Posted By flynbulldog
It Sunday, It's raining, had some time so...

It Sunday, It's raining, had some time so Installed the spring ring. It's not elegant. Maybe I'll get to ride it next week.
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 26th, 2015, 10:31 am
Replies: 54
Views: 2,440
Posted By flynbulldog
I got mine yesterday - They didn't charge me for...

I got mine yesterday - They didn't charge me for shipping and the part looks great. 40 bucks is a bargain.
I'll try to install it in the next few days.
Forum: HyperMotard   Apr 26th, 2015, 10:28 am
Replies: 101
Views: 12,702
Posted By flynbulldog
Awesome!!!! please have someone take a vid of...

Awesome!!!! please have someone take a vid of your first ride (or any ride) We'd love to see you out enjoying it.
Forum: StreetFighter   Apr 26th, 2015, 10:18 am
Replies: 2,591
Views: 323,210
Posted By flynbulldog
uhg, reading that made my head hurt. :alien:

uhg, reading that made my head hurt. :alien:
Forum: Supersport   Apr 26th, 2015, 10:16 am
Replies: 8
Views: 351
Posted By flynbulldog
Hey pumpiron, not trying to be a smart-ass but...

Hey pumpiron, not trying to be a smart-ass but just FYI it's galley not gallery.
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