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    03-20-19, 02:41 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    Duuuuuude...
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    03-20-19, 12:09 PM
    My worry was that I'd need a new set every ride. I break stuff.
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    03-20-19, 10:50 AM
    Looks like $18 for a set of those nylon inserts? This is how much of a cheapskate I am; that's too much. Wonder if I could 3D print these...
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    03-20-19, 07:18 AM
    nhbubba replied to a thread For Sale - Motorcycles | 2006 Harley Davidson VRod VRSCR(mid controls) in For Sale
    I had no idea they ever did a v rod with reasonable ergos. The forward controls ruin the v rods I’ve demoed. Interesting bike. Glws
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    03-20-19, 07:14 AM
    Pair with up to 15. Wow! That is more impressive than any of the sena units.
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    03-20-19, 06:19 AM
    Way back when I had a Scala. Hated it. Found it the most cryptic POS ever. Very difficult to use. Bought a Sena unit (SMH5) and sold the Scala off....
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    03-19-19, 12:36 PM
    I want all of that. All of it. I need to tear the chassis of my poor 200 down. So massively overdue.
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    03-19-19, 08:19 AM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    I am pretty sure some here use the services of a fiduciary / financial manager/planner / "money guy" or whatever. What kind of services do you...
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    03-18-19, 10:17 AM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    My observation has been that a cheap 22' class C will run you about 2x the cost of a brand new, mid-roof Transit. To my view this is like a DIY...
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    03-16-19, 08:13 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    I've always been told the Avalanche had much softer suspension than the 1500. Thus payload was way down compared to the equivalent 1500. But ride was...
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    03-14-19, 04:37 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    That would generate a taxable event. Taxed as ordinary income in his highest bracket. Considering he's making valley money, that's a lot! IMO...
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    03-14-19, 04:31 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    You'll be fine. Excellent web-site. Excellent C/S. Huge selection of low-fee jimmy jam. Not a lot to complain about. If I may, my one mark against...
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    03-14-19, 01:29 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    Vanguard vs Fidelity is a draw. Both are excellent. The "screw the man" part of me gravitates towards Vanguard as it is investor owned, somewhat more...
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    03-14-19, 08:22 AM
    That is my 200. The DRZ is in the photo behind it. It-and the wheels-have since been sold. As I say, needed some brackets and some customization. I...
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    03-14-19, 07:11 AM
    (Plated) KTM 200 XC wearing DRZ400SM wheels. Needed a few spacers cut and one hell of a shorter chain. Couldabeenphun.
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    03-13-19, 09:04 AM
    I did their test rides a couple times. I never really thought that much of any of their offerings. Slightly better than the Star/Yamaha cruiser line,...
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    03-12-19, 01:53 PM
    Confirmation of Paul's BS: Spraymax 2k over Rustoleum 2x enamel. Looks like cheapo primer too. For plastic I'm thinking maybe spend a few...
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    03-12-19, 12:42 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    Neither. I like index funds. Basically this + some CDs and a very little bit of company stock. Target dates are fine. Especially for a...
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    03-12-19, 09:16 AM
    Interesting. Everything I read says do not do that or you are practically guaranteed to get the winkle you saw, or bubbling. Says it is due to the...
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    03-12-19, 08:32 AM
    Eh. Maybe. I am disappointed at how poorly I am able to treat the edges. I think this was a poor choice for this fairing as the back of the panel...
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    03-12-19, 06:35 AM
    What equipment? The appeal of vinyl to me is that it only requires a sharp knife and a heat gun. (Maybe a squeegee which would have prevented me from...
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    03-11-19, 11:11 AM
    Finally sat down and took a swing at this. Did not go as hoped. Several major fuckups. First was a tear as I was trying to lay the film down...
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    03-11-19, 08:29 AM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    ==> Video <== SAV SHOULD KLIKHEAR Saw this this AM. Does a much, much, much, much mo' bettah job explaining the ladder than I did in my post....
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    03-10-19, 01:03 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    I fully admit that I forget some of you really do live in the city. I have just shy of 3 acres worth of free parking. Used to tell the ex I felt...
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    03-08-19, 01:29 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    Here's the strategy I like best link. He links through to this article which calls it the "ROTH ladder". I think there are a lot of other articles...
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    03-08-19, 01:25 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread educate me 401-k in Off-Topic
    Not entirely correct. There are ways around the 59.5 age requirement and penalty. Although not the tax. Basically you take your 401k, roll it to a...
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    03-08-19, 01:06 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    Slave is a known weak-point on the manual transmission used on the Ranger. Mine failed @ ~12k on my second Ranger. One of the relatively few really...
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    03-08-19, 01:00 PM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    Paul said it before; sleeping or driving with your bikes in the passenger or sleeping compartment sucks. A van, built out to sleep in + a small...
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    03-08-19, 11:06 AM
    nhbubba replied to a thread Let's talk trucks in Off-Topic
    I bought 2 of the old Rangers new. I "liked" them just fine. But I make no illusions about it, I bought them primarily because of price. In 2003 I...
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