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post #1 of 58 (permalink) Old 05-01-2008, 10:25 PM Thread Starter
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Such Craftsmanship To Be Had....

....at Vcook's Speed Shop & Snack Bar - Dropped in like a baby both seat and exhaust

Thx Again Bro - I dig 'em the most - Next is the re-map on Sat (please no rain in the morning) at MCC and then we tackle that filter trunk thing you were kind enuff to think I would have any idea just WTF you were talking about
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post #2 of 58 (permalink) Old 05-01-2008, 10:28 PM
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G-Damn that thing is mothafuckin pimpin.

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Bike lost about 20 lbs and when mapped correctly, will gain aboooot 10 hp

Oh and Thx Man

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Bike lost about 20 lbs and when mapped correctly, will gain aboooot 10 hp

Oh and Thx Man
Did Cook nearly drop the stock cans when he loosened the last bolt?

That catty converter in there is HEAVY.

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Did Cook nearly drop the stock cans when he loosened the last bolt?

That catty converter in there is HEAVY.
No - Almost from the Heat that thing stored for almost an hr - WOW that thing weighed a ton

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Looks great. Did you get a deal on the exhaust or did you pay the retail price for it?

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Looks great. Did you get a deal on the exhaust or did you pay the retail price for it?
Got a deal from Munn Racing in TX

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That is an absolutely sick bike!
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That is an absolutely sick bike!
Thx Man - I do love it

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Have you seen the "R" version of your bike?


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Have you seen the "R" version of your bike?

Good god that is hot
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Have you seen the "R" version of your bike?

Yeah, not in the states yet and is a monposto - More HP from what I am told

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Yeah, not in the states yet and is a monposto - More HP from what I am told
Thats a "Go Directly Jail" bike, Ricky would go directly to jail within minutes of riding that thing

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Nice Eddy. Next time I'm not so drunk I'll have to check that out

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Fookin awesome, Bug. Just beautiful.
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Akropovik. I love their exhaust. I'd love to hear it on your bike... Looking pimp dude. Love it.

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That looks too damn good!!
Akro makes some killa pipes.

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A true story told by a guy that gets a ticket for 6 MPH over 2 mins from his house.
If he didn't have bad luck, he'd have no luck at all...

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looks pimp but hows it sound? post a sound clip

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Thx Guys - The real props go to Rob for fielding all my questions on the bike and Vcook for installing the exhaust - Not to mention Kruz' Custom Reflector Kit made available by T's Garage

Mig - The back loves the bike

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