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Old 11-04-2012, 01:38 PM   #11 (permalink)
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The America in no way has enough tq to bring the front end up. Because its an underpowered cruiser!
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I admire harly riders greatly.How brave they must be to take to the hiways and byways on a motorcycle so bereft of handling and horsepower!

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Old 11-05-2012, 12:06 PM   #12 (permalink)
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underpowered cruiser? wheelies? lol

I think you guys need a real "hooligan bike"
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Old 11-05-2012, 07:02 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Those who CANT will MOCK the Idea and or those of us who can !

Ride and learn grasshopper , and ya will learn pert near anything is possible on a triumph !
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Old 11-05-2012, 07:13 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Those who CANT will MOCK the Idea and or those of us who can !

Ride and learn grasshopper , and ya will learn pert near anything is possible on a triumph !
Pictures,,,,,,,,,,,,or it didnt happen
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Old 11-06-2012, 09:49 AM   #15 (permalink)
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I will bet a million its no power wheelie lol!!
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Old 11-06-2012, 10:24 AM   #16 (permalink)
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Those who CANT will MOCK the Idea and or those of us who can !

Ride and learn grasshopper , and ya will learn pert near anything is possible on a triumph !
lets see it.
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Old 11-06-2012, 10:36 AM   #17 (permalink)
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I will bet a million its no power wheelie lol!!
I'm not saying I'm the man for the challenge as I don't even wheelie my Speed Triple much, but with enough gearing....maybe?
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Old 11-06-2012, 08:40 PM   #18 (permalink)
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It's kinda hard to take pic since I like to have both hands on handlebar at times like these !

But I started doing wheelies on an old spider bike back in late 60's way before mountain, bmx, and stunt bikes were even thought of !

Skateboards still had narrow steel wheels !

But could ride a wheelie around the block !

With Pedal Power !

I got into dirt bikes ( motorcycles ) in early 70' s and could wheelie them even better than bicycle !

Yes , I can still wheelie. Some bikes just need to be " talked into it " with a wee bit of persuation !
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I'm not saying I'm the man for the challenge as I don't even wheelie my Speed Triple much, but with enough gearing....maybe?
Slipping the clutch FOOLS bike into thinking its got deeper gearing !

Ya just have try not to do to much , unless ya like to replace clutch alot !
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Old 11-06-2012, 09:08 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Bull$hit Bil.............. Not on a sm or tba.
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