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Please don't tell my mom

Discussion in 'Other Systems' started by Tecpatl4, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. Tecpatl4

    Tecpatl4 Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 16, 2010
    This is how one deals with the boredom of riding across the Texas Panhandle.

    Taken with a Sony P&S I carry in my jacket pocket.

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  2. goldenlight

    goldenlight Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jan 30, 2010
    Sh*t! I certainly would have if I'd been on the bike. :eek: 

    A ton-up one handed? No wonder you don't want your mom to know! :biggrin:

    Please tell me you had one hand on the bars.......:eek: 
  3. WJW59

    WJW59 Mu-43 Veteran

    Feb 20, 2011
    Watch out for the coyotes, armadillos, and 18 wheelers. They all seem to hit or get a lot in that area. One stupid 'dillo could ruin your day............
  4. Tecpatl4

    Tecpatl4 Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 16, 2010
    I turned the camera on and got setup at a more reasonable speed. No cars and no wildlife around. And yes, other hand on the bars.
  5. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Dude I drive faster in my sub-compact! You could have made a sandwich at the same time slow poke:wink:
  6. Ned

    Ned Mu-43 Legend

    Jul 18, 2010
    Alberta, Canada
    The road's not even turning, and the bike's not even leaning. ;) 
  7. Luke

    Luke Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jul 30, 2010
    Milwaukee, WI
    Your manual focus seems a bit off ;) 
  8. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Apr 10, 2009
    Boston, MA (USA)
    Yikes, my wife gets upset when I read a text message while stopped at a red light!
  9. Grinch

    Grinch Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jan 9, 2011
    Your sub compact probably can't do 100 MPH unless your going downhill with a tail wind. Lol
  10. Tecpatl4

    Tecpatl4 Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 16, 2010
    this is the Texas Panhandle, A curve in the road is a rare thing
  11. Bokeaji

    Bokeaji Gonzo's Dad O.*

    Aug 6, 2011
    Austin, TX
    Does she get upset when you dont have her dinner ready when she gets home, too;) 
    *ducks and runs!*
  12. Promit

    Promit Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 6, 2011
    Baltimore, MD
    Promit Roy
    Our subcompact has 100 hp and a top speed of 104 :biggrin: It will get there, just requires some patience. Our regular compact smashes into a 118 limiter, and does it fairly quickly ever since I installed some modifications. The subcompact has a new exhaust system waiting for it too, actually.

    I'm a speed freak but bikes scare me :eek:  One handed and taking a photo is ballsy, that's for sure.
  13. Bokeaji

    Bokeaji Gonzo's Dad O.*

    Aug 6, 2011
    Austin, TX
  14. avidone

    avidone Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jun 24, 2011
    Rome, Italy
    guys! I am beginning to think that Albertans:Canada=Texans:USA=Australians in general

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