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Ducati Monster: Oh how I know thee

I’ve ridden nearly 85,000 miles on my monster and my wife has over 15,000 on hers. There is a lot you can learn about a motorcycle when you have 100,000 miles on the make and model. Most of the time … Continue reading

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75,000 miles on a Ducati Monster 620

It is past time that I wrote something looking back at the life of my 620 engine in my 2005 Ducati Monster. In September of 2014 the clutch on the bike was slipping badly, and after talking to my mechanic … Continue reading

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The Story of the FrankenMonster

It’s been a long strange road for my Monster and I. It started in 2006 when I bought a used salvaged 2005 Ducati Monster. At the time I might have paid a bit more than I needed to for it, … Continue reading

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My “FrankenMonster” is Back on the Road

My life still seems to be going non-stop. If I knew how insane this whole process of selling my home etc. was going to be I might not have signed up for it. I’m keeping my eye on the prize … Continue reading

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The long way home, google is slower than I am

I took the Long Way Home late last week. A co-worker asked how many miles it was out of my way. I couldn’t remember so before heading out I mapped it out on Google, and was surprised to see that … Continue reading

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It’s good to be back on a Motorcycle

I picked up the freshly service Silver Ducati Monster this Weekend, otherwise known as “the Wife’s Bike”. I put new tires and brake pads on it since they were getting very old. I also had them look at the chain, … Continue reading

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I’m the luckiest guy in the world (my wife is letting me borrow her motorcycle)

If you’ve been following along with my motorcycle adventures (of course you are) you know that my Ducati Monster is in the shop getting an newer and larger engine put into it. Now for a lot of motorcyclists this would … Continue reading

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