This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

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This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby [XAP]Bob » 18 Jun 2020, 11:47pm

A shortcut has to be a challenge, otherwise it would just be the way. No situation is so dire that panic cannot make it worse.
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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Shreds » 19 Jun 2020, 12:29am

Just read Mike Burrows biography “From Bicycle to Superbike” about engineering solutions to make airflow smoother.

Not sure the saddle is air smoothed for comfort though. :mrgreen:
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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby mercalia » 19 Jun 2020, 8:51am

where is the gun turret?

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Bmblbzzz » 19 Jun 2020, 9:26am

The only winds in space are solar.

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby reohn2 » 19 Jun 2020, 9:37am

I'll bet it's noisy to ride too
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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby mercalia » 19 Jun 2020, 10:19am

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Superbike

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Redvee » 19 Jun 2020, 10:33am

I want to look at the Ebay link but know if I do I'll keep getting Ebay emails saying 'As you looked at this item.you might be interested in this item, this item and this item'. :evil:

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Outlaw13 » 19 Jun 2020, 10:38am

Redvee wrote:I want to look at the Ebay link but know if I do I'll keep getting Ebay emails saying 'As you looked at this item.you might be interested in this item, this item and this item'. :evil:


This is the link from the eBay ad...

https://ratrodbikes.com/forum/index.php ... er.108679/

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Jdsk » 19 Jun 2020, 10:51am

Redvee wrote:I want to look at the Ebay link but know if I do I'll keep getting Ebay emails saying 'As you looked at this item.you might be interested in this item, this item and this item'.

How about switching to "Private browsing" for that bit?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Private_browsing

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Bmblbzzz » 19 Jun 2020, 1:26pm

mercalia wrote:It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Superbike

:D

I think comments about how it is to ride are rather missing the point. It ain't really for riding

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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Manc33 » 19 Jun 2020, 4:13pm

I love it. Wouldn't ride it though. :lol:

Redvee wrote:I want to look at the Ebay link but know if I do I'll keep getting Ebay emails saying 'As you looked at this item.you might be interested in this item, this item and this item'. :evil:


Put the link in this:

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https://www.filterbypass.me/index.php
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Re: This must be "interesting" in crosswinds:

Postby Redvee » 20 Jun 2020, 12:53am

If I clicked the link it would open another tab in Chrome on the Ebay page, or I could copy 'n' paste it into a different browser with a VPN to get round the annoying Ebay emails, thought I'd stopped a majority of them by changing the settings on my account but still they creep through.