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XR1200 Blown Primary Cover

Pretty nasty picture I saw over on Blood Falcons the other day, but just getting around to sharing.  Hope this never happens to mine…

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Is Harley-Davidson Apparel Turning Over A New Leaf?

Anybody else get the Spring 2012 Collection from Harley-Davidson in the mail box this week?  What did you think??  Me, I actually found quite a few things I liked in there… when was the last time that happened?  I can think of 1 over the past few years.  The Half Mile jacket last year was […]

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Harley-Davidson XR1200 Video From Indy Test Day 1

I was out at Indianapolis Motor Speedway today to watch the XR1200 bikes take a few laps around the track.  Lots of pictures and video, but this is the only one I’ve got time to upload this evening.  More later about the day, and the evening at the Vance & Hines shop with the XR1200 […]

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Video: AltRider Giant Loop Moto BMW MOA Rally 2011

If you’re into riding on all types of terrain, check out this video from AltRider.  Looks like a great time, maybe next year I can round up a bike to take out on the ride with them during the 2012 event!

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Ride At Night – How About Some Glow In The Dark Jeans?

Talk about being seen…  how about fitting yourself with some glow in the dark jeans?? Reading this article I just found myself laughing at a vision of seeing a motorcyclist ride by glowing legs!  On the other hand, might make someone notice you a little easier huh. Funny as it may be, the price tag […]

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Sporting My Icon Gear While Riding This Evening

Tonight I went out to do another test of the ‘gyrocam’ this evening and snagged this image from the video.  Love the Airframe helmet that keeps my head safe and the Contra jacket that does a pretty good job of keeping me cool on these 90 degree plus days.  And of course the Super Duty […]

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Homemade Motorcycle Gyrocam Test And Failure

I made my own gyrocam this weekend… I’d say it failed, but I’ve learned a couple of things and will refine this week.  I’d post the video, but unless you like the look of jeans flapping, white socks and the back of my boot you probably wouldn’t enjoy the video too much.  Now that I […]

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Sure Shot – The Beastie Boys Done By Sesame Street Crew

So this brings back memories… I’ve always liked the Beastie Boys. Licensed to Ill was one of the first tapes I remember purchasing.  This video of “Sure Shot” with the Sesame Street I just had to share.

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Ride To Work Day Is Tomorrow

Join in with thousands of others, including myself, for Ride to Work day.  Find out more over at RideToWork.org. Reasons to join in and support the day are as follows: The number of motorcyclists to the general public and to politicians. That motorcyclists are from all occupations and all walks of life. That motorcyclists can […]

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We Did It Again – May Was Another Growth Month!

Tooting our own horn again…  but we must be doing something right as May was another growth month for Footshifted.com.  

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