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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-15-2011, 11:23 PM Thread Starter
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Back at it!

Well I sold my street bike a couple days ago... picked up a track piece today. STT guys probably recognize the bike. Chris takes awesome care of his stuff so I couldn't pass it up. It's been a little more than 5 years since I've been on the track, looking forward to getting back at it!

2004 GSXR 600
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Vortex Clipons
Vortex rearsets
Scotts Damper
DynoJet PCIII USB (mapped at FuelMoto)
Cordona quick shifter
GP Tech fairing stay
NRC case covers
Yoshimura RS3 full system (New April this year. prob 100miles on it)
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Ohlins 20mm kit (Only 4 weekends on valves and oil)

-Box of spare: Spare Rims, Active Folding Lever w/remote adjuster, vortex sprockets, clipon, rearset, master cylinder, rear stand...
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-16-2011, 12:08 AM
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Oh boy... So you're starting in Novice again? No way in hell. You get the automatic bump straight to Advanced. No warm up period or getting used to the bike either.

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Oh boy... So you're starting in Novice again? No way in hell. You get the automatic bump straight to Advanced. No warm up period or getting used to the bike either.
pretty harsh dude!

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OK, it was a tough day.....back open again!!!
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-16-2011, 01:14 AM
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I have been passed by that bike plenty of times. Welcome back. I PM'd you about my 5x8 trailer.
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Oh boy... So you're starting in Novice again? No way in hell. You get the automatic bump straight to Advanced. No warm up period or getting used to the bike either.
hahaha no way! ill be jumping back into intermediate... im not that slow! this is all Eric's fault (you bumped him to I at autobahn north- 929) i have to show him whats up
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hahaha no way! ill be jumping back into intermediate... im not that slow! this is all Eric's fault (you bumped him to I at autobahn north- 929) i have to show him whats up
An APB has been posted throughout the trackday community not to allow you intermediate. Straight to Advanced.

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