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Old 05-06-2018, 08:26 PM   #51 (permalink)
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Hope everyone is Okay.

But thanks for calling attention to the thread. I'd promised Xist a picture:


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Old 05-06-2018, 09:19 PM   #52 (permalink)
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Yeah, those braces are going sideways.
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Old 05-06-2018, 09:43 PM   #53 (permalink)
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Yah, luckily it was a low speed, non-injury crash. Just enough to push the a pillar and the driver's strut in.

So, I'd been gone for a couple of years working out of state and hardly had time to Eco anything. A little CBR250r i bought a couple of years ago with plans to make it into a Craig Vetter Stream-liner didn't come to fruition with me working so many hours/days straight. So it just sat. Last year i pulled it out of storage and tried to ride it and quickly found out im too old to sit in that "Sport" position for any length of time hahaha. So now it's up for sale. I did recently purchase one of those Honda 2012 NC700x though. Man is that thing a blast to ride, sits upright, comfortable and gets super MPG. I regularly get 64-75mpg, with a personal best the other day of 86mpg! Hope all of you guys have been well. Many Blessings! :{)
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Same thing happened to me and the Superbeetle in 201612. Black ice on a freeway onramp.

I had to fight my own insurance company on the valuation of the vehicle to keep it off a salvage title. But I succeeded when there was a big blizzard back East and they were flooded with claims.

I intend to sell it when my number comes up against an Arcimoto FUV.



They have a nice, upright seating position, and it's easier to mount than my bicycle.
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Thanks for calling me on that. ISO 8601 says it should be hyphenated: 2016-12-30T18:00.

sorry for the confusion.

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