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Forgive me me for being an old man that lives under a stone but what does ruh roh and K mean?.
From an American cartoon......

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....and k is “ok” .....or for future reference I being an American old man will throw out the term “okie-dokie”...... which means the same.........
 
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when a chain starts to kink like that --it's toast-- no amount of oiling is going to fix it because the oil can't get to where it needs to be under the O rings-- for many years now the chains Honda uses as OEM on their small bikes is very low quality
 

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just to throw in 2 cents. i've used magnetic tank bags since like...forever. however since i had a small one blow off(i guess-it was there when i started my trip and not there when i got where i was going[ with no stops in between])) i have wrapped a small heavy vinyl cable tie to the center of the handlebars that i clip the bag strap to. haven' lost one since. if anybody finds a small tank bag on the side of the road in southern quebec it's probably mine. 'course it's probably 28 years old so......ahhh, never mind!!
 

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Will keep an eye out for it :D

New bar-end mirrors over here. The old ones were fleabay specials for something like $10 shipped and I lost one the other day in traffic. The new ones are the Oxford round units from Revzilla. Much better in all regards: clear view of vision, minimum shake on the highway, convex glass, easy to adjust.

Going to take a stab at rejuvenating the chain with products. But I'll be looking for recommendations there sooner or later.
 

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A quick one from riding up to the mountain house. I recognize some of those stickers from when I did mine!

I like what you've done there

May have gotten the idea from you? Or there was that fella who stickered up his windshield. I stickered it incompletely last year--one cling-type vinyl fell off--and the remaining stickers have held up well, plus peel off easily. I did the same to my bicycle.
 

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It's all good, I claim no originality in it. I don't think there is much that is unique that one can do to a motorcycle anymore anyways. The only exception might be riding a 300F, I don't see any others in my area.
 

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Striped my wheels today. I've always liked the look:

Man Zeke!!!! That looks good!!! Is it pretty easy to do?
 

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Quite easy. The vinyl comes in four pieces. Clean the lips thoroughly. Then use the same soapy water mix to wet the area before application, so you can move/reapply the vinyl as needed to get it just right. It was downright soothing after other recent experiences. :)
 

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Hi Zeke, i did a 4 days road trip(1500miles) to visit the MT Washigton. Cool place to visit. It was a big tricky to go on top because the wind was very strong. A pic of the top view.
 

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Alot of upgrades here.
I get Bored and like to tinker :)

1) Adjustable Levers
2) Mirrors
3) Full Carbon Accessories from Honda - Fender / Rear tire huger / Fairings / Under Headlight
4) Frame Sliders
5) Tank Grips
6) Luggage and Supports - Mounted to passenger footpeg - adding Rear Honda Rack and Luggage Case which was very hard to find next!
7) Honda Racing Decals :)
 

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