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Old 02-25-21, 07:25 PM
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I have no time to get bogged down in semantics tonight.
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Old 02-25-21, 07:27 PM
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I quit looking for new handlebars for the Fatboy.
What bar did you wind up getting?
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Old 02-25-21, 07:28 PM
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I have a name, you know.
reminds me of this.
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Originally Posted by rjones28 View Post
I quit looking for new handlebars for the Fatboy.
2021 Fat Boy Motorcycle | Harley-Davidson USA (harley-davidson.com)
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Old 02-25-21, 07:40 PM
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I have no time to get bogged down in semantics tonight.
Why? Whatcha doing?
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I have a name, you know.
My bad.
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Old 02-25-21, 07:46 PM
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First thing that came to my mind too.
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That's just another bogeyman you socio-economically less-advantaged angry old white dudes like to harp on about, as you lament the fact that you are no longer kings with your HS diplomas and stay-at-home wives.
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Originally Posted by DougRNS View Post
quitters never win.
I installed the new bar last week.
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Old 02-25-21, 07:51 PM
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Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
What bar did you wind up getting?
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Old 02-25-21, 07:52 PM
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My soulless plastic bike with very expensive plastic wheels weighs close to 18 lbs.
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Old 02-25-21, 07:54 PM
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My Fatboy cost considerably less than $20k, even with all of the fancy upgrades. And it handles great in the snow.
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First thing that came to my mind too.
Surprised Specialized hasn't sued HD.
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Sad.
Put the Camaro up for sale today. Heart breaking. I miss it already.
Also quit the zwift group tonight. 7 min. Dropped. I asked for explanations. Got smart ass reply. Done.
​​​​​ So I'm not nuts anyways. So friken weird. Thought those guys were my friends.
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Originally Posted by rjones28 View Post
Surprised Specialized hasn't sued HD.
I'm surprised the Fat Boys haven't sued Specialized (RIP Prince Markie Dee.)

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Why? Whatcha doing?
Multiple tabs of internet action and an upcoming trumpet activity.
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Old 02-25-21, 08:02 PM
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Originally Posted by rjones28 View Post
Why? Whatcha doing?
I am guessing he is getting ready for the big reveal.
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I am guessing he is getting ready for the big reveal.
Not one of those where the pyrotechnics kill people or set off wildfires, I hope.
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Originally Posted by datlas View Post
I am guessing he is getting ready for the big reveal.
Big reveals can be hazardous.
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Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
Multiple tabs of internet action and an upcoming trumpet activity.
Dear Mister Fantasy play us a tune
Something to make us all happy
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Originally Posted by WhyFi View Post
That's just my guess - I don't have an appropriate scale and I'm not curious enough to buy one to find out. If if were rim braked, I would assume that it would in that 16lb range, so I pad that figure a bit to account for the hydro system. I will say that it does feel pretty damn light to me when I heft it without the GPS, tail light/radar, headlight/video camera, and water bottles, though.

if it’s a 56 with your Zipps I bet it’s no more than 17#
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Surprised Specialized hasn't sued HD.
True!
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Wouldn't you if you found yourself stuck at U. Tenn?
Ouch. I went to U. Penn. One letter can make all the difference.
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Dear Mister Fantasy play us a tune
Something to make us all happy
Sing a song. Play guitar. Make it snappy.
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Originally Posted by ls01 View Post
Sad.
Put the Camaro up for sale today. Heart breaking. I miss it already.
Also quit the zwift group tonight. 7 min. Dropped. I asked for explanations. Got smart ass reply. Done.
​​​​​ So I'm not nuts anyways. So friken weird. Thought those guys were my friends.
What Camaro?
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