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Every Little Thing Wrong With the FrankenMonster

I’ve been talking about getting a new motorcycle, which means possibly having to move the FrankenMonster on to make room in the garage. Ignoring for now how that makes me feel I’ve been working on an exhaustive list of everything … Continue reading

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100,000 Miles on a Ducati Monster

Monday just as I got to work I passed a significant milestone. 100,000 miles ridden on my Ducati FrankenMonster. I took a picture of the odometer, it’s just too bad it’s the second one since 67,000 miles just doesn’t look … Continue reading

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Poor Broken Turn Signal

Some days things don’t go well. I was backing out of my “home” and I should have moved the truck so I had more room, but instead I went into the bushes a bit and did this. ¬†Who knew bushes … Continue reading

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Another Year of Motorcycling: 2014 in Reveiw

I suppose it is a bit cliche to become retrospective at the end of the year, since every moment of every day is an anniversary of something once you’ve lived long enough. However, we have calendars to keep track of … Continue reading

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The New Long Way Home!

So last Friday I rode to Nichols Sportbike to get a new rear tire. With the traffic on 680 being so bad heading north anytime after 2pm I was looking at a map trying to see if there was a … 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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