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Old March 23rd, 2011, 08:31 PM   #401
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Can you hear them down there? Seems like the sound would be below you. The Speakers look like Hog Tunes.
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Old March 23rd, 2011, 11:36 PM   #402
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cool. You mounted them on the engine guards, huh? Wouldn't you be able to hear better if they were on the handlebars? What's the translucent blue thing on the speaker housing?
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Can you hear them down there? Seems like the sound would be below you. The Speakers look like Hog Tunes.
I definitely could hear them better on the handlebars, I can hear them fine where they are at though. I don't have enough real estate on my handlebars for these 4" speakers. I should have done the 2" speakers in retrospect. I hear them clearly at 60-65 but I have not been on the highway with them yet. I try to stay off the Eway anyway. I generally cruise backroads to get where I am going when on the bike.

I could just switch out my bars and get a little wider set and it would work out well, but with a baby arriving in June I have been cut off on Jeep and motorcycle funds for this year.

As far as the translucent thing, no idea what it is as it does not light up.
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Old March 24th, 2011, 11:06 AM   #403
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I try to stay off the Eway anyway. I generally cruise backroads to get where I am going when on the bike.
me too.
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Old March 24th, 2011, 05:06 PM   #404
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[QUOTE=jeepfreak81;2593483] I try to stay off the Eway anyway. I generally cruise backroads to get where I am going when on the bike.

I am not a Eway rider either unless no other choice is there.
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Old March 25th, 2011, 08:47 AM   #405
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I try to stay off the Eway anyway. I generally cruise backroads to get where I am going when on the bike.

I am not a Eway rider either unless no other choice is there.
And we ride double to save on gas. (7.3x)
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Old March 25th, 2011, 08:53 AM   #406
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And we ride double to save on gas. (7.3x)
Damn you were supposed to stay quiet so no one would want in on what we have..
MasterBeatty and Shifty85 already come over wearing Tutus wanting to ride with us on that damn Honda Spree.

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Old March 25th, 2011, 10:47 PM   #407
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So how many miles you guys got on so far in 2011???
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Old March 26th, 2011, 08:21 AM   #408
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Damn you were supposed to stay quiet so no one would want in on what we have..
MasterBeatty and Shifty85 already come over wearing Tutus wanting to ride with us on that damn Honda Spree.
I wrecked a Spree riding a wheelie last year, I never expected it to come up that high and then went over backward I need a new turn signal assembly now.

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About 82 If I didn't have a company car it would be way more though.
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Old March 26th, 2011, 08:35 AM   #409
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Old March 26th, 2011, 10:21 AM   #410
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Last year's $250 pos...put just over 5000 miles on it and 2 trips to the up before trans locked up.


This year's new $500 pos..needs some rubber and that's about it...H toow have the time to ride out this year...no myles yet this year...
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Old March 26th, 2011, 10:34 AM   #411
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Old March 26th, 2011, 04:49 PM   #412
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400 miles (in 1 day). Last Saturday.
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How do you count ice miles when I am screaming slow down fucker with you leaning over headed toward a hole in the ice?
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Old April 9th, 2011, 06:13 PM   #415
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Tooled around the ORV route/trails today in Gladwin on the XR and rode down to a house I like in Beaverton to scan the neighborhood again...
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Like 40 lol
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About 11 miles from storage to home. Possibly get some rides in this week.
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Put about 65 miles today...needs new rubber.
Needs new rubber though...headed out tomorrow to check some prices.
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About a 100



Feet, got my new rocker gaskets on today and we should be ready to go by tomorrow .


PS, watch this early season roads, MI roads are the definition of fucked right now, i'm staying off them for a while no matter what, potholes just aren't worth it.
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about 700 now. i need a rear tire like tommorow though since i found a crack in my 1 year old dunlop :ekk:
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