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About Emit R Detsaw

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Date of Birth
December 31 (2019)
About Emit R Detsaw
Biography:
Owner, RideSmart Motorcycle Training, Inc. MSF Rider Coach/instructor since 1981. Director of Rider Training for AZTrackday.com 2004-2007. Freelance motorcycle journalist. Former amateur roadracer, dirttracker, and motocrosser. I normally complete two motorcycle restorations per year, nothing radical, mostly cosmetic and minor performance upgrades. Currently own twenty personal motorcycles and thirty five training motorcycles.
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Phoenix, AZ, USA.
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Seriously?

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I believe we have run out of trolls.

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01-12-2015 10:21 PM
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10-28-2009
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  1. pwalo
    pwalo liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : Complete Newb
    If you're going to Germany, you need to take an MSF course in the states before you go to your follow-on COT, and get the endorsement on your Georgia license before you get there. No USAFE bases...
    Liked On: 08-15-2016, 07:08 AM
  2. Stephen J
    Stephen J liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : Miami CB175 build / intro...
    It looks like a bass boat.
    Liked On: 12-14-2015, 11:49 AM
  3. Lpst
    Lpst liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 82 Suzuki GS 650 N.Nj
    The lack of a rear fender is the bratbike equivalent of the open belt-drive primaries on t-twin customs. I imagine pant legs or shoelaces getting caught in the drive pulley and causing all sorts of...
    Liked On: 07-14-2015, 10:16 AM
  4. Lpst
    Lpst liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 82 Suzuki GS 650 N.Nj
    You have hacked up a perfectly decent motorcycle. You've made the bike less functional, less safe, and illegal to ride on public roadways. Good luck selling it for anywhere near your asking price....
    Liked On: 07-14-2015, 10:12 AM
  5. Farmer_John
    Farmer_John liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 82 Suzuki GS 650 N.Nj
    The lack of a rear fender is the bratbike equivalent of the open belt-drive primaries on t-twin customs. I imagine pant legs or shoelaces getting caught in the drive pulley and causing all sorts of...
    Liked On: 07-12-2015, 07:58 PM
  6. BigAl8295
    BigAl8295 liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : New Harley Davidson Electric bike
    I've changed my mind - if Wit is a proponent of fuel cells then I cannot be. E-bikes for me!
    Liked On: 11-09-2014, 08:47 AM
  7. Wydglyd
    Wydglyd liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 1977 Suzuki GS550
    The valve guide installation method I prefer is to go to sit down at a table at a burger joint and let the machine shop five miles away r + r them. If I hear anyone at the machine shop talking in a...
    Liked On: 10-18-2014, 02:10 AM
  8. raven
    raven liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : What's a good commute bike?
    Maybe they should call the "mobster" the "gagster". That shit is so played out. Especially the engine/drivetrain combo. Come up with something else, fellas. So you decide on being a rugged...
    Liked On: 09-30-2014, 10:11 PM
  9. buccicycle
    buccicycle liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : Making fun of cheetos and witless makes me feel better
    You new guys...you crack me up. UNCLE! SUBMIT! My guess is ChatBot spun up this indentured internet servant to take the heat off itself. At another level of obnoxiousness the attention is...
    Liked On: 09-20-2014, 08:57 AM
  10. Pluto
    Pluto liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : '81 Yamaha XJ750 Seca w/ monolver rear and Hossack front
    I just spoke to Yanakagi-San via Skype. He is a retired Yamaha engineer who was solely responsible for the design of the swirly-pattern cast wheels. He started at Yamaha in the late fifties in the...
    Liked On: 07-25-2014, 06:18 PM
  11. hillsy
    hillsy liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : '81 Yamaha XJ750 Seca w/ monolver rear and Hossack front
    I believe that to be Witworth's bike.
    Liked On: 07-23-2014, 05:38 PM
  12. Eurago
    Eurago liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : Tracy fiberglass fans
    If it would blow my hair back ON, count me in. Two tracy bodies down at the local salvage yard. One to fit CB750, one to fit a Kawi Triple (undetermined c.c.). Sanded but unpainted, $750(!) per....
    Liked On: 07-09-2014, 09:39 AM
  13. Dean
    Dean liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 41mm front fork for CB750
    What did we ever do before May, 2014 without ChatBot's vast store of knowledge, wisdom and twenty-plus posts a day?
    Liked On: 06-24-2014, 10:38 AM
  14. RetroRider
    RetroRider liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : 1980 CX500 Caf¯ Racer
    Well, it does give us something to do... Tact. Don't bust into a room and say, "You all are racists and (pointing a finger at one person in particular) your work sucks. You will kill some one if...
    Liked On: 05-28-2014, 11:40 AM
  15. Greasyspoon
    Greasyspoon liked post by Emit R Detsaw On thread : What is the single worst vehicle related idea you have ever had?
    Bought a Ford Econoline conversion van, brand-new. Picked a new Yamaha XS360D over an RD400D. Picked a new Yamaha XS1100E over a CBX. Drove 2500 miles round trip to buy three GT750's, two '75 and...
    Liked On: 05-17-2014, 06:58 PM
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