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Milestone Thread (Take 2)
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noroomtomove Offline
Running Like a Top

Australia Victoria
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Post: #161
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Cormanus Re post # 160
Did Quarantine in Melbourne permit entry to the quayside on your return from Van Diemen's Land with your bike in a state lacking purity, Barnaby is preoccupied I've heard.
11-04-2017 11:57 PM
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Cormanus Offline
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Queensland, Australia
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Post: #162
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Strangely enough, noroomtomove, the bikes were sparkly as we rode off the ferry. A brief trip though some hideous, greasy, gravelly roadworks just before we got to the ferry meant we invested in a wash. As it was damp in Melbourne, it wasn’t long before the bikes were dirty. By the time I got home, roadworks and a dirt track detour saw an end to cleanliness.
(This post was last modified: 11-05-2017 04:32 AM by Cormanus.)
11-05-2017 04:30 AM
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Flynrider Offline
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Phoenix, AZ
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Post: #163
Milestone Thread (Take 2)
I always miss the milestones on my CB1100 because I always have the trip meter on the display. I'm coming up on 25K miles so I plan to catch that one by not using the trip meter as it approaches.

In the meantime, I caught this milestone on the CB750 this morning. I bought this bike in the crate in '96, and I'm proud to say that each one of those miles* are mine.

*Actually, there are a few hundred more miles than displayed as I had to replace the speedo drive gear a few weeks ago. İmage

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2013 CB1100 - Big Red
1993 CB750 Nighthawk - Tahitian Blue
11-26-2017 12:07 PM
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clearviewx Offline
Running Like a Top

New England
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Post: #164
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
(11-26-2017 12:07 PM)Flynrider Wrote:  I always miss the milestones on my CB1100 because I always have the trip meter on the display. I'm coming up on 25K miles so I plan to catch that one by not using the trip meter as it approaches.

In the meantime, I caught this milestone on the CB750 this morning. I bought this bike in the crate in '96, and I'm proud to say that each one of those miles* are mine.

*Actually, there are a few hundred more miles than displayed as I had to replace the speedo drive gear a few weeks ago. İmage

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Well done Flynrider. Thumbs Up

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11-26-2017 01:47 PM
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Cormanus Offline
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Queensland, Australia
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Post: #165
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Well done, Flynrider.
11-26-2017 02:18 PM
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The ferret Offline
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Ohio
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Post: #166
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Good job Flyn

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11-26-2017 02:51 PM
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Rolls Offline
High Mileage

Belmont, CA
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Post: #167
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Last month rolled over 40K, but just getting around to posting it. Bike keeps getting better.

İmage
11-27-2017 12:00 AM
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curlyjoe Offline
High Mileage

Massachusetts
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Post: #168
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Great job Flynrider and Rolls! Congrats! Thumbs Up

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2008 ST1300
11-27-2017 02:41 AM
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Cormanus Offline
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Queensland, Australia
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Post: #169
RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Nice work, Rolls. That's over 60,000 kms in modern measurements. Big Grin
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11-27-2017 03:32 AM
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The ferret Offline
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Ohio
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RE: Milestone Thread (Take 2)
Good job Rolls. Ride on!

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11-27-2017 07:31 AM
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