From: Nev.. on
On 2/07/2010 4:22 PM, Fraser Johnston wrote:
> "Nev.."<idiot(a)mindless.com> wrote in message
> news:7LednQOx7Ya4kLbRnZ2dnUVZ_s6dnZ2d(a)westnet.com.au...
>> On 30/06/2010 12:40 PM, Fraser Johnston wrote:
>>> "Fulliautomatix"<tom(a)goo.net> wrote in message
>>> news:4ba9e1bc$0$12922$afc38c87(a)news.optusnet.com.au...
>>>> atec 77 wrote:
>>>>> http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/comancheros-believed-to-have-smashed-holden-commodore-ssv-after-man-tries-to-overtake-pack/story-e6frf7kx-1225844430221
>>>> Bit lame - a 1% group on a club run travelling UNDER the speed limit!
>>>>
>>>> The Big Blue Gang must be winning
>>>
>>> I remember chasing 3 gypsy jokers back from toodjay on my blackbird a few
>>> years
>>> ago. They were not hanging about and it took me 1/2 an hour to catch up to
>>> them at well over the old fashioned ton. I was wondering how the hell they
>>> were hanging on with non faired bikes.
>>
>> That's a very non-rider notion of how physics works. You sit on the seat.
>> There's no need to hang onto anything. How long have you been riding ?
>
> Long enough. I know at 200km/h on the street fighter I am hanging on for dear
> life. On the blackbird at 200kmh you were sitting in a nice pocket of still
> air.

What percentage of your hanging on effort would you say you are using at
200kph on the 'fighter?

Nev..
'08 DL1000K8
From: Fraser Johnston on

"Nev.." <idiot(a)mindless.com> wrote in message
news:_rWdnfxImaACP7DRnZ2dnUVZ_oOdnZ2d(a)westnet.com.au...

> What percentage of your hanging on effort would you say you are using at
> 200kph on the 'fighter?

79.5647484576%.

Fraser


From: Nev.. on
On 5/07/2010 1:52 PM, Fraser Johnston wrote:
> "Nev.."<idiot(a)mindless.com> wrote in message
> news:_rWdnfxImaACP7DRnZ2dnUVZ_oOdnZ2d(a)westnet.com.au...
>
>> What percentage of your hanging on effort would you say you are using at
>> 200kph on the 'fighter?
>
> 79.5647484576%.

So now go back and do it again and this time remove one hand from the
handlebar, and just verify that your other hand is performing the
159.1294969152% of the hanging on.

Nev..
'08 DL1000K8
From: Moike on
Nev.. wrote:
> On 5/07/2010 1:52 PM, Fraser Johnston wrote:
>> "Nev.."<idiot(a)mindless.com> wrote in message
>> news:_rWdnfxImaACP7DRnZ2dnUVZ_oOdnZ2d(a)westnet.com.au...
>>
>>> What percentage of your hanging on effort would you say you are using at
>>> 200kph on the 'fighter?
>>
>> 79.5647484576%.
>
> So now go back and do it again and this time remove one hand from the
> handlebar, and just verify that your other hand is performing the
> 159.1294969152% of the hanging on.
>
> Nev..
> '08 DL1000K8
Did you ever pay for maths tutoring when you were at school?

Moike
From: Diogenes on
On Tue, 06 Jul 2010 08:13:55 +1000, Moike <bmwmoike(a)gmail.com> wrote:

>Nev.. wrote:
>> On 5/07/2010 1:52 PM, Fraser Johnston wrote:
>>> "Nev.."<idiot(a)mindless.com> wrote in message
>>> news:_rWdnfxImaACP7DRnZ2dnUVZ_oOdnZ2d(a)westnet.com.au...
>>>
>>>> What percentage of your hanging on effort would you say you are using at
>>>> 200kph on the 'fighter?
>>>
>>> 79.5647484576%.
>>
>> So now go back and do it again and this time remove one hand from the
>> handlebar, and just verify that your other hand is performing the
>> 159.1294969152% of the hanging on.

>Did you ever pay for maths tutoring when you were at school?

"His parents wuz poor..."

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Onya bike

Gerry