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That ugly round blank on the throttle body
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Flynrider Offline
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Phoenix, AZ
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Post: #11
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
(11-08-2015 11:15 PM)Elipten Wrote:  Winner, but more impressive if silver or gold coins used.

Good idea! A lot of dealers gold plated these commemorative quarters. I found some for only $4.50 each. Kinda pricey for a quarter, but ultra cheap for a farkle. Tongue

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11-08-2015 11:32 PM
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INTP Offline
1st Service Completed

Potomac Falls VA
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Post: #12
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
You know how come I know that CB1100 riders are old? They still carry coins.

11-09-2015 07:39 AM
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arva Offline
Break-In Period

South Orange, New Jersey
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Post: #13
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
Love COIN SPOT, maybe shorten it to C-Spot? (similar to the more famous g-spot)!

(11-08-2015 02:55 PM)the_undecider Wrote:  [quote='Chapomis' pid='111162' dateline='1447016003']
Hmmm, the next RLET ? I like it Thumbs Up

How about COIN SPOT?

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11-09-2015 09:04 AM
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The ferret Offline
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Ohio
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Post: #14
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
(11-09-2015 07:39 AM)INTP Wrote:  You know how come I know that CB1100 riders are old? They still carry coins.

ROFL

Heck my kids no longer carry any real money. Only plastic. We were going to ride in northern Kentucky one time and decided to take the ferry across the Ohio river. $2. I had to pay for my son's ferry ride. He didn't have $2 cash. Crazy

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11-09-2015 12:43 PM
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Ralph Offline
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Texas
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Post: #15
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
My first thought when I saw the name on this thread was, boy i'm glad i'm not the only one that thinks that throttle body is uglyTongue

My solution was not near as nice as the_undecider, but I chose the most direct solution:
   

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1957 Cushman Eagle Chain Drive model, Rebel 250, 1969 Honda 750four, 1974 Kaw KZ900, Yamaha TW200, Shadow 600 VLX, Harley Davidson Vrod, Harley Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom, CB1100(all time favorite)The ferret

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11-09-2015 05:13 PM
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EmptySea Offline
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Chicagoland, USA
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RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
So...I thought this was kind of a cute idea and, when I got home, I reached into our giant piggy bank (that doesn't look like a piggy, instead like a large Duracell battery) and pulled out a single quarter; a single, 2015 Norh Carolina/Blue Ridge Parkway, quarter. Kismet.

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11-09-2015 05:26 PM
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Ralph Offline
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Texas
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RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
(11-09-2015 05:26 PM)EmptySea Wrote:  So...I thought this was kind of a cute idea and, when I got home, I reached into our giant piggy bank (that doesn't look like a piggy, instead like a large Duracell battery) and pulled out a single quarter; a single, 2015 Norh Carolina/Blue Ridge Parkway, quarter. Kismet.

Ha Haaa, sometimes life is funTongue

ralph

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11-09-2015 05:38 PM
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EmptySea Offline
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Chicagoland, USA
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Post: #18
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
Think I could just use superglue?

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(This post was last modified: 11-09-2015 05:45 PM by EmptySea.)
11-09-2015 05:45 PM
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the_undecider Offline
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Texas
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Post: #19
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
(11-09-2015 05:45 PM)EmptySea Wrote:  Think I could just use superglue?

I used RTV silicone to ensure I could remove this later without leaving any damage. I wouldn't recommend plain superglue, especially the really thin, runny kind.

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11-09-2015 05:54 PM
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jmc1100 Offline
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New Hampshire
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Post: #20
RE: That ugly round blank on the throttle body
One of my bitcoins did not fit, but I will try a suitable Quarter. Fun idea..
11-10-2015 05:06 AM
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