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Milestone Thread (Take 2)
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The ferret Offline
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
(10-03-2017 11:37 AM)MMC Wrote:  
(10-02-2017 09:00 PM)Cormanus Wrote:  Congratulations MMC. It's certainly better to rack up miles riding for pleasure; but, if you have to commute, there are worse ways to do it than on a CB1100.


Yep, can't beat the commute on a bike! I still get plenty of riding pleasure, I take the long way home quite often.


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My son's ride in to work is 8 miles, but the ride home is usually 40 lol

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10-03-2017 12:43 PM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
bum bum bum another one bites the dust,

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10-04-2017 11:57 AM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Tuesday, September 26, 5 pm, commuting home, km 48,422

The young lady decided to leave her parking place with her little Smart and did not watch out for the passing motorcycle rider (me).

The car hit me right side, making me to lean left. Countersteering caused a turn right and let me crash into another parking car. From there I dropped to the left onto the road.

Well, right big toe is broken, bruised rip right side and a fat haematoma at my right bizeps. That's it. Was kinda lucky, I guess...

İmage

I guess, this is the last milestone for this Honda, my loyal steed.

There are too many damages, I'm looking for a replacement...

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The ferret Offline
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
awww geez Django, sorry to hear that. Glad you weren't seriously hurt though. Got something in mind for a replacement?

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10-04-2017 01:03 PM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
That’s very sad news, Django. I’m glad you’re not badly hurt. Recover quickly.
10-04-2017 02:35 PM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Get well soon Django! Glad you aren’t hurt too bad.

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10-04-2017 03:56 PM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Sorry to hear about your accident Django. I hope you recover soon.

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10-05-2017 02:31 AM
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Thank you very much for all the good wishes.

@ferret: replacement is in sight. Just signed a contract for a used CBF1000F, same model and color, but only 8,200 km on the clock.

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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
another one on today's ride, this time on the CB

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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Congrats on another milestone Ferret! Thumbs Up

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