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Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   06-26-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By pooder7
I'm 6'-3" and about 195# and I find my Lydia ('12...

I'm 6'-3" and about 195# and I find my Lydia ('12 CBR250R) to be quite comfortable. In fact, she's much more comfy than the '93 Ducati 900SS I had up until a few years ago.
Inseam? Mine's 34" . . ....
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   06-05-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By pooder7
Yet another example: Let?s Just Say It...

Yet another example:

Let?s Just Say It Didn?t End Well For a Motorcyclist Who Suggested a Man in a BMW Not Text and Drive...
Forum: Proficient Motorcycling: Riding Tips & Techniques   06-05-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By pooder7
Intersection safety article

IENATSCH TUESDAY: Motorcycle Riding Tips to Navigate Intersections: It?s a great way to improve your intersection health....
Forum: CBR250 Problems and Issues   05-15-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,825
Posted By pooder7
Kickstand Kritters :: Aerostich/RiderWearHouse...

Kickstand Kritters :: Aerostich/RiderWearHouse Motorcycle Jackets, Suits, Clothing, & Gear (http://www.aerostich.com/kickstand-kritters.html)

Available in squirrel or frog models.
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   05-15-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,325
Posted By pooder7
ALL motorcycles have names; it's up to their...

ALL motorcycles have names; it's up to their riders to spend enough time with them to learn their names.

My CBR250R is Lydia.

(I have also had Gretchen, Hermione, Harvey, Butcher Boy, Anitra,...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   05-07-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By pooder7
Cue Twilight Zone music -- do-do, do-do, do-do,...

Cue Twilight Zone music -- do-do, do-do, do-do, do-dooo . . . .

I wish I could be there in person, 'cause I'm guessing there must be something basic that you're missing or that we're not seeing...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   05-06-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By pooder7
The more I think about this, the less sense it...

The more I think about this, the less sense it makes. I think you must be disturbing a connection to the original bulb (either hot or ground) to make it not work 'cause merely adding LEDs to the...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   05-06-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By pooder7
At that point, I would try connecting the LED to...

At that point, I would try connecting the LED to exactly the same places as the incandescent bulb is connected.

( I thought maybe you had them in series instead of parallel, as that would account...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   05-06-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,990
Posted By pooder7
Aerostich Letter Bag - Messenger Bags - Shoulder...

Aerostich Letter Bag - Messenger Bags - Shoulder Bags, Back & Hip Packs - Bags :: Aerostich/RiderWearHouse Motorcycle Jackets, Suits, Clothing, & Gear...
Forum: Riders Discount   05-05-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By pooder7
The closest to "perfect" I've had for rain gear...

The closest to "perfect" I've had for rain gear is Frogg Toggs over my regular riding gear. They're light and fold into a compact bundle when I'm not wearing 'em and they're the closest to waterPROOF...
Forum: CBR250 Parts and Accessories   05-04-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By pooder7
This is how GOOD customer service works!

On Thursday I ordered a pair of RED Hyper Lites ( Hyperlites Flashing led motorcycle brake lights, runing lights, and turn signals (http://www.hyperlites.com/redrun.html) ) to make Lydia's rear show...
Forum: CBR250 New Member Introductions   04-30-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 567
Posted By pooder7
There's nothing like posting about it to make me...

There's nothing like posting about it to make me really LOOK at how I launch my leetle CBR, so I was really aware of what I was doing on my ride home . . .
. . . and this description is pretty much...
Forum: CBR250 New Member Introductions   04-29-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 567
Posted By pooder7
HI NCKREY and WELCOME! If you rev it up a...

HI NCKREY and WELCOME!

If you rev it up a bit and ease out the clutch a bit into the friction zone, the bike'll start moving. Then you can drop the revs a bit, ease the clutch all the way out, and...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-29-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,044
Views: 147,826
Posted By pooder7
I rode Lydia in to work this morning, and I'll be...

I rode Lydia in to work this morning, and I'll be riding her home (via the scenic route 'cause it's BEAUTIFUL out thar!) this afternoon. Meanwhile, I ordered a set of these 'cause the visibility from...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-21-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By pooder7
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-20-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By pooder7
Thanx for that! I was planning to use blue, and...

Thanx for that! I was planning to use blue, and now I know tha's the right one for the job . . . .
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-19-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By pooder7
I'm thinking the only thing that really makes...

I'm thinking the only thing that really makes sense is that it fell off and I didn't notice. There's even a scratch on the muffler heat shield (visible in the picture) that probably happened as it...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-19-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By pooder7
I wuz ROBBED!

Yesterday while I was moving motorcycles and other stuff around in my Man Garage, I noticed that my custom-modified exhaust hanger was GONE! I use my leetle CB almost exclusively for commuting and...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   04-16-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,018
Posted By pooder7
Ahhh, confessions. Good for the soul, they say....

Ahhh, confessions. Good for the soul, they say. So here's mine.

I've done several st00pid things that damaged my motorcycles and one that damaged myself, but the worst thing I've done could have...
Forum: CBR250 Videos   02-15-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By pooder7
Impressive! But why would you do that?...

Impressive!

But why would you do that? Running it makes combustion products that stay in the oil when it's put back into storage unless you change the oil.

The best thing is to change the oil,...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   02-13-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,129
Posted By pooder7
You've gotten some good suggestions, but I can...

You've gotten some good suggestions, but I can add one more that worked for me when I had the same sort of problem from riding my Ducati 900SS: make sure you have the balls of your feet on the...
Forum: CBR250 Problems and Issues   01-16-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 694
Posted By pooder7
You can probably fix that by replacing the tail...

You can probably fix that by replacing the tail light bulb. There are two filaments in the bulb, one for the brakes (not breaks ;^) and one that's on whenever the headlight is on, and the always-on...
Forum: CBR250 Problems and Issues   12-24-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By pooder7
It could be that the stock wiring only allows...

It could be that the stock wiring only allows enough current to make the amount of light from your 100/90 bulb to be about the same as the 60/55.

Whenever I've put in higher wattage bulbs into a...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   12-11-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By pooder7
If a dog is on an intercept line, do this: ...

If a dog is on an intercept line, do this:

Slow slightly (the dog will change its line), then
. . .
Accelerate quickly (the dog will not be able to change quickly enough), then
. . .
Keep...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   12-11-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,907
Posted By pooder7
I have one of these mounted on Lydia: ...

I have one of these mounted on Lydia:

Stebel Nautilus Compact Dual-Tone Motorcycle Air Horn, 12-Volt, Black or Chrome - TwistedThrottle.com...
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