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how many klks so far

Postby Brad`s 2nd time » Mon Apr 06, 2015 2:54 pm



Well its been almost two months since we`ve insured the wing (feb 14th) and so far we`ve covered almost 3500 klks and scored a nice little wing for the wife. Is anyone else out there yet


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Re: how many klks so far

Postby redial » Mon Apr 06, 2015 6:58 pm

We dont get the lousy weather that you Northerners have, (very little white stuff), so we can get out and about most days. I feel for you when your cave echoes to the sounds of Brmmm, brmmm, as you simulate the noises of your ride :lol:
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Re: how many klks so far

Postby HawkeyeGL1200 » Mon Apr 06, 2015 9:19 pm

I put about 24,000 miles in the saddle over the past 12 months. How many kilometers is that?
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Re: how many klks so far

Postby Mag » Mon Apr 06, 2015 10:31 pm

The rains have hit here....and it is still 30 degrees F in the a.m., with either rain or 30 mile of that think sticky "tooley" fog....hate this time of year almost as much as normal winter.

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Re: how many klks so far

Postby brettchallenger » Tue Apr 07, 2015 4:02 am

HawkeyeGL1200 wrote:I put about 24,000 miles in the saddle over the past 12 months. How many kilometers is that?

Divide by 5, multiply by 8 (the other way round for kliks to miles)

Therefore 24000miles = 38400kms - not exact but near enough
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Re: how many klks so far

Postby Brad`s 2nd time » Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:12 am

brettchallenger wrote:
HawkeyeGL1200 wrote:I put about 24,000 miles in the saddle over the past 12 months. How many kilometers is that?

Divide by 5, multiply by 8 (the other way round for kliks to miles)

Therefore 24000miles = 38400kms - not exact but near enough

1600 klks to a mile so`s that's about hhhhmmmm
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Re: how many klks so far

Postby Brad`s 2nd time » Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:13 am

Brad`s 2nd time wrote:
brettchallenger wrote:
HawkeyeGL1200 wrote:I put about 24,000 miles in the saddle over the past 12 months. How many kilometers is that?

Divide by 5, multiply by 8 (the other way round for kliks to miles)

Therefore 24000miles = 38400kms - not exact but near enough

1600 klks to a mile so`s that's about hhhhmmmm

oops 1600 kks to 1000 miles so`s that's about hhhhmmm
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Re: how many klks so far

Postby HawkeyeGL1200 » Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:29 am

I just used the units converter on my cell phone and it says 24,000 miles is equal to 38,624.256 kilometers. You could've fooled me. Either way, I had lots of fun.


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