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Forum: Suspensions   07-04-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By Nails
2up riding

I put about 150 miles on by myself, the shocks make the bike settle in on the road in long sweeper curves. No more does the bike hop around in curves. Theses shocks have more of a sporty feel to...
Forum: Suspensions   07-03-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By Nails
Installed Fox shox

I put the 13Ē Fox IFP-R shocks on my Ď19 RGS. Iím still messing with the rebound adjustment but am pleased with my purchase. Bike feels 100% better than stock. Very comparable to the ride of the...
Forum: Road Trip Discussions/Stories/Pictures   05-04-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 165
Posted By Nails
If you are a couple of weeks away from your trip...

If you are a couple of weeks away from your trip and donít mind extra time take 36 out of Boulder to Estes Park, 34 down to Loveland, 287 to Laramie and the 210 over to Cheyenne. 287 keeps you on...
Forum: Wheels and Tires   08-17-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,433
Posted By Nails
Dunlop rebate

I sent Dunlop an email last week explaining what happened to my tire and how it was unusual that it only had cracked on one side. Explained that I didn't have the tire in my possession because the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires   08-11-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 920
Posted By Nails
Tire price at rallies

Paid $273 for a Dunlop American Elite 18" front last Friday in Sturgis.
Forum: Wheels and Tires   08-10-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,433
Posted By Nails
bad tire

I'll have to dig through my receipts and see if I can find the date when the tire was purchased. I think it was Jan '13 and I might be off on the mileage too.

The tire was a Dunlop, it was the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires   08-10-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,433
Posted By Nails
Check your tires!!!!

Had to replacement my front tire last Friday while at sturgis. spent all day Thursday riding through the Black Hills, found the problem after we got back to the hotel in Hill City. I went out to...
Forum: General Off-Topic Discussions   08-10-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,947
Posted By Nails
straight razors

A couple of months ago I got a 7/8 Aust with horn scales ,my 2nd Aust. Those a one of the better straights on the market. I have a couple of Puma's in my rotation with the Aust razors.

Guys...
Forum: Road Trip Discussions/Stories/Pictures   07-07-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Nails
1500 miles

Did a trip out to Kansas City last weekend, put 1500 miles on in 3 days. Sometimes I take my RG for granted, a trip like that reminds me why I love this bike. Ran through all sorts of weather and...
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   01-19-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,704
Posted By Nails
Good thing the bike didn't start its' life orange...

Good thing the bike didn't start its' life orange or I would have been tempted to put Bengals stripes on her.

Thanks for the positive comments, I really was going for the classic "old school hot...
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   01-17-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,704
Posted By Nails
Finally got my bike painted

Got my bike completed recently, thanks to RGGary for hooking me up with his painter in Denver. I really like the KW level fender I bought.
Forum: Road Trip Discussions/Stories/Pictures   12-07-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,385
Posted By Nails
Sturgis

Rafter J is a great campground.
Forum: Road Glide Builds-Document your builds HERE --NEW   10-06-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,418
Posted By Nails
Those wheels are going to look sharp. What about...

Those wheels are going to look sharp. What about some tiger stripes on that tank?
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   09-26-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By Nails
Thanks I assumed that but needed to ask the dumb...

Thanks I assumed that but needed to ask the dumb question. I'll measure the width of the blocks and get the correct bolts.
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   09-26-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By Nails
Klock Werks fender????

Will the stock fender mounting bolts work with a KW fender and KW blocks or do I need longer bolts? I've got a KW level fender sitting on my work bench waiting to go to the painter with tank and...
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   09-12-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By Nails
I have the CVO extended bags but haven't thought...

I have the CVO extended bags but haven't thought about the tank. My motivation is to get rid of the ugly factory stripes on the fairing, front fender, and tank. I've considered just straight black...
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   09-12-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By Nails
flame paint

Any thoughts on how this style of paint might look on a shark? I don't have any artistic ability and just can't picture how that paint job would look on my bike. Always impressed by individuals who...
Forum: General Off-Topic Discussions   08-30-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By Nails
Thunder in the Rockies

Going to ride over in the morning, anyone check it out Friday or today? If so, anything new or different this year?
Forum: *General Road Glide Discussions/Pictures   08-30-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,299
Posted By Nails
RG porn

Nice bike. So funny, every time I get on the computer my wife will ask if I'm looking at motorcycle porn again.
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Section   08-29-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By Nails
Average cost for new paint

I'm seriously considering getting some custom paint on my bike this winter but have no idea of what I should expect for the price. I replaced my bags and side covers with the solid black cvo...
Forum: General Off-Topic Discussions   08-10-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By Nails
Idiots with unsecured loads

A little north of Denver yesterday a jack ass pulling a trailer full of what looked to be used foam insulation sheeting lost the majority of it all in the northbound lanes of I 25. Of course traffic...
Forum: *General Road Glide Discussions/Pictures   08-10-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,596
Posted By Nails
Hope your wife heals up OK with the broke leg,...

Hope your wife heals up OK with the broke leg, take care of her while she is on the mend. Very happy to hear that your boy is unhurt, those young people are so much more resistant to injury than...
Forum: *General Road Glide Discussions/Pictures   08-07-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,409
Posted By Nails
See if your local dealer has a program where you...

See if your local dealer has a program where you can try different models before you buy. Our dealership even has a Klock Werks demo in addition to the HD windshields. Even if you don't buy from...
Forum: General Off-Topic Discussions   07-25-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By Nails
nice sunrise this morning

The ride into work this morning at 0530 was nice the sunrise was beautiful.

No questions or comments about anything. Just got home from work, sitting on the back deck smoking a Montecristo cigar,...
Forum: *General Road Glide Discussions/Pictures   07-04-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,258
Posted By Nails
Glad you are all OK. Went through that earlier...

Glad you are all OK. Went through that earlier this year in Wyoming, happens so quick. Good job keeping the bike up.
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