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A Tale of Two Bikes (2.5, rather)

The Wednesday after I came back from my tour, I could recover my Ducati from the shop. It had gotten a new rear tyre, a service and had been adjusted to my wishes.

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Bike of Retirement

My Sunday was spent like this: The stop in Erfurt was at a Harley-Davidson dealer. Season opener and the german branch of H.-D. was present with a truck full of  test drive bikes. Not many interested and those who were … Continue reading

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On The Paths Of My Childhood 

   One of my fondest childhood memories is a holiday trip with my parents and my brother to the Seiser Alm region in the Italian Alps. Making up for the long motorcycle rides missed because of the crash, this weekend, … Continue reading

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First Repairs

A lower tube on the trellis frame of the Gummicow gets rubbed by the boots,

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Spanish Season Finisher

I’ve just come back from a fall motorcycle tour to the Pyrenees mountains and to the Circuit de Catalunya Grand Prix racetrack in Spain and I’d like to give a photo album – like kind of travel report.

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Peaks And Lows

Time for an update about my motorcycle adventures. The trip to the French Alps I wrote about in the last two posts was great.

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Biker’s Camera

I dithered over wich camera I would take on a motorcycle trip into the French Alps. My trusty Ricoh GRD IV was out of contention, because it’s lens is a bit wide for general purposes. The JPEG Submarine, albeit pocketable … Continue reading

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