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by BitGid
Wed Aug 28, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Beginning Bikers
Topic: Gps/ Travel planning
Replies: 11
Views: 4675

Re: Gps/ Travel planning

I'm a paper map kind of guy. Best way to see the whole picture, especially for secondary roads. Once I have my route I'll either just write a reminder on paper (turn left on this road, right on that one) or more rarely, put the effort to plot it in the GPS. But really, I rarely use the GPS when I'm ...
by BitGid
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: Beginning Bikers
Topic: You are a Beginner and want a 600cc+ sportbike? READ THIS!
Replies: 215
Views: 108899

Re: You are a Beginner and want a 600cc+ sportbike? READ THIS!

This is just my opinion, but I think that anyone who wishes to ride on the street should consider learning how to ride off-road first. This way, the concepts involved in controlling a bike can become second nature BEFORE sticking your neck out in traffic.
by BitGid
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: The Ladies Lounge
Topic: Ladies... I give you The Short Bike List!
Replies: 21
Views: 27214

Re: Ladies... I give you The Short Bike List!

Just because the seat height is low doesn't mean that you can securely flatfoot. Keep in mind that the width of the seat also plays a factor too. Even though Harleys have low seat heights they have wide "O Ring" seats that splay your legs out.