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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 09:58 AM Thread Starter
162 mph so far....
 
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Last ride on the R6 this year

Just come out of hospital after operation on my foot. Had to have bone from my shin grafted into my foot to sort out an old injury. F**king hurts. Now got 3 months in plaster.

Tuesday was my last chance to ride the R6 and luckily it was a dry bright day but cold - about 8 degrees C. Lovely blast up the A21 in south east England. Blew the cobwebs away at 140MPH.

Now planning a trip to France in May on it......
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Blue 2005 R6 with inverted forks. 7,500 miles, 162 mph so far (on the speedo) in France
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 10:19 AM
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 10:22 AM
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Only 140mph? Pussy

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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 10:22 AM
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So how did you fcuk your foot up?

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Pipercross race filter, Leo sbk slip on, 05 header mod, pcv, bauce racing ecu flash, agg smog block offs, quick turn throttle, 520 rk gxw chain -1-1 renthal sprockets, ebc hh pads
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she drops it low
 
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ouuch

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Your temp is in C, but your speed is mph??

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Your temp is in C, but your speed is mph??

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162 mph so far....
 
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Don't use Farenhite in UK any more. Celcius much easier. Freezing is 0. Boiling is 100.

Blue 2005 R6 with inverted forks. 7,500 miles, 162 mph so far (on the speedo) in France
Powertech stainless steel can
Pipercross competition air filter
AIS removed
PCIII custom map - 111 BHP at the rear wheel
Sprint steering damper
Crash bungs
10W-50 fully synthetic oil with K&N oil filter.
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 11:14 AM
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Your temp is in C, but your speed is mph??

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