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post #1 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-17-2006, 10:26 PM Thread Starter
 
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goin 2 the track tomorrow....

wish me luck guys.
im taking the r6 2 the track for the first time. it will be a bit different 2 ride than the r1.
hopefully all goes well
ill report back as soon as i can
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post #2 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-17-2006, 10:55 PM
 
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I bet youre lovin MMP-
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oh for sure.
its a great facility.

the track is goin 2 be so cold tomorrow.
high of 50 deg.
i hope my tires dont give out on me lol.
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post #4 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-19-2006, 12:47 PM
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Keep it under control. You'll probably find your corner speeds much higher on the 6.

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I just noticed the date on this post. need a report on how it went.

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hey guys.
well the r6 was great on the track. a lot different beast than the r1.
spent most of the day getting used 2 the bike. changings lines, brake markers etc. still quite a few things 2 work on but i might be riding fri also.
i think itll be a good bike for next year

here are some pics my dad took from yesterday.
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nice bike speros-

With any luck, i'll be out there slowing everyone down next year-
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nice bike speros-

With any luck, i'll be out there slowing everyone down next year-
ill be there with ya
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So you made it back in one piece and still happy with the bike?

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So you made it back in one piece and still happy with the bike?
for the most part. i think i might tweek the suspension and change the gearing a bit. but ya im happy with it
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Which configuration was it? It was the full, 4.5 mile course when I went. Man, it was sooo long.
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4.5 mile course when I went. Man, it was sooo long.

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we were just running the west track. which isnt one of my favorites cause its so fast but im starting to learn it pretty well.
your right. the 4.5 is way long but its so fun. the connecter in the middle is like another straight lol
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Which configuration was it? It was the full, 4.5 mile course when I went. Man, it was sooo long.
where u from man
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Livin' in Vegas. Originally from Mass though.
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Pics look good!
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Pics look good!
Hope to be at MMP next year. Maybe I'll see ya there.
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ya ill see you as u pass me
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