Recent content by Steve McCollom

  1. Steve McCollom

    2013: What did you do WITH your NC700 today?

    Did a "seat test" yesterday. Rode 230 miles non-stop, and have no complaints from my 62-year-old backside. Also got 80 mpg (2.857 U.S. gallons) for this ride; reserve light came on at 221 miles.
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    Looking for a Tool Kit for NCX

    Won't you need another 12mm x 14mm wrench, so you can tighten both nuts on the chain adjusters? Steve Mc.
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    Any new trips (long) planned for 2013? Strictly only NC700 please.

    I'm also planning to ride to Austin for the MotoGP races, leaving Virginia on April 15. Probably over 3,400 miles round trip, avoiding the Interstate Highway system as much as possible. Weather permitting, I'll take the Blue Ridge Parkway from end to end on this trip. When I rode to Barber...
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    New member welcome thread..

    My new NC700X joined the '07 Ducati GT1000 in the garage on Jan. 29. Got 71.4 mpg (U.S.) today on the first fillup. Can't wait to see how it will do after it's broken in! Steve Mc.
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    Bag for the fake tank

    I am 62, have been shooting targets for 50 years. Have never fired at any living thing. I did hit a squirrel that ran under the front tire of my NC700X yesterday. Perhaps I should stop riding. Personally, I am in favor of a number of restrictions on gun ownership. I also dislike outrageous...