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Forum: RG500   11-02-2009, 09:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,887
Posted By 8-up
Welcome, Glad to have ya here.... The more...

Welcome,

Glad to have ya here....
The more the merrier ! :cheers
Forum: RG500   10-27-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,680
Posted By 8-up
I've heard of several people trying 35's to get A...

I've heard of several people trying 35's to get A bigger peak HP number.
I assume it's not too hard to only have to sort the main jet.

"Street Drivability" is a whole different story.:barf
...
Forum: RG500   10-25-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,680
Posted By 8-up
I'm running stockers that are bored out 2.5mm ...

I'm running stockers that are bored out 2.5mm
Does that count ?:banana
Forum: RG500   09-05-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,517
Posted By 8-up
The 3x17 Katana is a great choice for the front....

The 3x17 Katana is a great choice for the front. It even has the cable drive for your speedo.
I went through great pains to mount a 3.5x17 Marchesini mag to replace my Katana front rim. Because of...
Forum: RG500   08-23-2009, 12:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,772
Posted By 8-up
Just to chime in here. here's a SBN thread link...

Just to chime in here.
here's a SBN thread link to my somewhat nearby ride areas.
https://www.sportbikes.net/forums/kansas-city/266079-ask-you-shall-recieve-maps.html
Forum: RG500   08-23-2009, 12:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,917
Posted By 8-up
Well Let's see here ... Owned since '95....

Well Let's see here ...

Owned since '95. Lance Gamma performance tune 500cc.
R.L. braced swinger. Fox Shock & RT/E's up front.
3.5 / 5.5 Marchesini's. T.C. pipes. 310mm front rotors with gixxer...
Forum: RG500   08-15-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,917
Posted By 8-up
If that's the RG that used to be black / orange,...

If that's the RG that used to be black / orange, I've ridden it.
Yes it's fast, handles well, feels tight and all.
To me, to most amazing thing about this bike is it's ability to be
rolling...
Forum: RG500   08-12-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,917
Posted By 8-up
Carsten, Are you clicking on the "manage...

Carsten,
Are you clicking on the "manage attachments" button inside the attach files
box. Next you should be able to browse your hard drive for pics ?
The pic I just posted of your bike is 206kb,...
Forum: RG500   08-12-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,917
Posted By 8-up
Carsten, I'm not sure just how you are...

Carsten,

I'm not sure just how you are resizing your pic's.
I don't the the problem is with this board:beer:beer

I've put up 1024x768 with no trouble.
As a test here's a pic I saved from '06...
Forum: RG500   07-29-2009, 01:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,917
Posted By 8-up
127,000km's What a trailer queen...

127,000km's
What a trailer queen :onfloor:onfloor
Forum: RG500   07-26-2009, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
  MotoGp
Views: 910
Posted By 8-up
Wow really had me going ! April fools...

Wow really had me going !

April fools eh...... or was it ??
Forum: RG500   07-23-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,009
Posted By 8-up
Blue CH with matching blue wheels. Very...

Blue CH with matching blue wheels.
Very cool:cheers
never seen one in person
Forum: RG500   07-22-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,009
Posted By 8-up
Just one bike in my garage, my beloved RG

Just one bike in my garage, my beloved RG
Forum: RG500   07-22-2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1
  woo hoo
Views: 695
Posted By 8-up
woo hoo

Finally a RG500 forum.
Thanks SBN

This is gonna be great
Forum: Suzuki Sportbikes   07-16-2009, 10:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 558
Posted By 8-up
RG 500 sub forum help

There is an interest in a Suzuki "RG 500" sub-forum.
Who can I contact to make this request?

many tks
8-up
Forum: Kansas City   05-01-2006, 11:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By 8-up
Try State Farm. Put your car with them...

Try State Farm.
Put your car with them first.....Then add the bike.

Now that I think of it, Wasn't there someone on SBN peddling insurance from Lawrence?
Forum: Kansas City   04-04-2006, 10:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 610
Posted By 8-up
Have a go at these: ...

Have a go at these:
http://www.blackstonetek.com/products.php

http://www.bikehps.com/bst/
Forum: Kansas City   03-27-2006, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
  pimp
Views: 407
Posted By 8-up
oops duh !

oops duh !
Forum: Kansas City   03-27-2006, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
  pimp
Views: 407
Posted By 8-up
IF ya really want pimp ..... check rhis out: ...

IF ya really want pimp ..... check rhis out:
http://customwheel.com/pimpstar.html
Forum: Kansas City   09-23-2005, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By 8-up
That was the OLD R6 the new R6 is going to owne...

That was the OLD R6 the new R6 is going to owne all.[/QUOTE]

I can't help but think that the new R6 may make 5-10 more hp at the wheel than the last one. I figure it'll start to pull well at 12k...
Forum: Kansas City   09-22-2005, 10:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By 8-up
Yep... I believe it's also the same reason why...

Yep... I believe it's also the same reason why Honda and Kawi don't have a racer 750 either. :)

I'm not biased... just statin the facts. Suzuki came out of the shoot swinging in "96 with the srad....
Forum: Kansas City   09-05-2005, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By 8-up
It's possible to have warped the steels as...

It's possible to have warped the steels as well... dunno ? They can be checked easy enough. When it's apart look for blue one's. Clean off "ALL" the oil and make a stack of just the steels. Look...
Forum: Kansas City   08-16-2005, 12:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By 8-up
Hey xlerate

Still feelin stupid over here :onfloor
What a small world it is !
When you spotted me in the hall, My brain was going 150mph trying to put it together :onfloor
I was failing at trying to not...
Forum: Kansas City   08-05-2005, 10:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 931
Posted By 8-up
I'm not feelin the love over here :) I still...

I'm not feelin the love over here :)
I still have flash backs about the charliehorse in my hip.
Forum: Kansas City   08-02-2005, 06:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 931
Posted By 8-up
Great I just put the rear seat back n my bike ...

Great I just put the rear seat back n my bike :onfloor
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