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Episode 258 - HD History #9 and Chris's Bed 

Hello Boys and Girls  

We continue the History of Harley Davidson and other funky stuff

We also chatted about:   

  • What bike would you buy..... again?
  • Harley cuts the Bronx.... again....   
  • Long way up   
  • Ted's Bike repair   
  • Harley's "GO-RIDE" Challenge   
  • Harley Re-Launches "The Enthusiast" magazine, replacing HOG Magazine   
  • Balancing for HD Touring Bikes   
  • Harley History #9:                   
    • The engine used in the J-Model was used for how many years?           
    • The term Fat Bob actually refers to what?           
    • In the late 1930's, what was the best selling HD accessory?           
    • In the early 1920's what else was powered by a HD motor?           
    • In 1941, which of HD's production models was the most expensive?           
    • Bonus #1: In the movie Best Bar in America, what did Sanders Ride?           
    • Bonus #2: Where is Big Gate Road?       
       

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 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....      

 

.... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

Episode 257 - Harley History #8 with Huffy The Clown 

Hello Boys and Girls  

We continue the History of Harley Davidson this time with guest Huffy The Clown 

We also chatted about:   

  • What bike would you buy?'
  • Harley's Crate 131 Engine now available for Softail Models
  • Sturgis 202 Statistics
  • Ted's Bike repair
  • Justin's registration issues
  • Tim's moving somewhere
  • Chris's ball sack
  • Harley History #8:
    • By 1950 what captured 40% of motorcycle sales?
    • In response to British imports in 1952, what did Harley introduce?
    • In 1952 which Harley model sold the best?
    • True or False: In 1953, Harley Davidson discontinued the 750cc engine in the K-Series.
    • In 1953, Cadillac Grey/ Asure Blue color scheme was available on which model only?
    • Bonus #1: Which of these states has the most registered motorcycles?
    • Bonus #2: Which of these US interstate Highways is the longest?

 Special Thanks to our Sponsors:   

 

 Tobacco Motorwear
 Shinko Tires
 Scorpion Helmets 
 Wild-Ass Seats
 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
 The Gold Star Ride Foundation  

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Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.     

 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....      

.... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

Episode 256 - HD History #7 and More Sandwiches 

Hello Boys and Girls  

We continue the History of Harley Davidson this time with guest Danielle, the Motorcycle Men Geography Lesson.   

We also chatted about:   

 

  • Grand Tour Madagascar airing September 4th    
  • Antifa gets run out of town in Sturgis 
  • Laconia kicks off this weekend. 
  • Harley Davidson Honors the 80th anniversary of the Motor Maids 
  • Atlantic City Bike week September 10-13 
  • Roar to the Shore Permanently cancelled. 
  • Seaside Bike Fest, 9/24 to 9/27 
  • Missouri Gov Signs HG1963T Bill  
  • HR2 Invest in America act (Highway bill) passes in the House.
  • MM Geography lesson
  • HD History #7    
    • What sizes were the flathead single available in 1932?
    • Which of these was not a color for the 1932 model year?
    • In 1934 to save money while weathering the depression, Harley dropped what feature on their motorcycles?
    • Although, the same motorcycle, what did the '32 & '33 VL's have that the '34 didn't?
    • Which model came first?
    • Which of these 4 US states has the most registered motorcycles?
    • Which of these countries has the highest percentage of households owning a motorcycle?

Shout out to our friend in the South Sandwich Islands!!!
And of course Dumas, Texas!!

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:   

 Tobacco Motorwear
 Shinko Tires
 Scorpion Helmets 
 Wild-Ass Seats
 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
 The Gold Star Ride Foundation  

 

GET YOUR MOTORCYCLE MEN SHIRTS HERE!!!

 

Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.    

 

 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....     

.... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

Episode 248 - HD History with Male Dude 

Hello Boys and Girls  

No longer Staying at home... we took off our masks and gloves and headed off to the V-Twin Cafe for coffee and some chit-chat on what we have been doing for the last couple of weeks. 

Things like:

  •  Rides
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  • Motorcycle Work
  •    
  • Etching
  •    
  • Harley's makes cuts
  •    
  • Harley TV
  •    
  • Harley Davidson History Lesson Part 2        
    •            
    • What was HD's first Flop?
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    • What was the Superpowered Twins purpose?
    •            
    • What did Indian and Harley Agree on?
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    • What was the "AA" model nicknamed?
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    • The Model "D" led to the development of the......?
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Special Thanks to our Sponsors:   

 Tobacco Motorwear
 Shinko Tires
 Scorpion Helmets 
 Wild-Ass Seats
 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
 The Gold Star Ride Foundation  

GET YOUR MOTORCYCLE MEN SHIRTS HERE!!!

Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.    

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....     

.... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 236 - 5th Anniversary Show 

Hello Boys and Girls!!

Today, March 3rd, 2020 marks the 5th anniversary of the Motorcycle Men podcast. Five years. We've grown, learned, improved and in some areas, might have even gotten worse. But, we still maintain as we always have and still aim for one goal; to entertain you, our audience. Thank you for your support these past five years and your continued support in the years to come..... hopefully.

This week:   

  • Harley Davidson releases Softail standard
  • Harley's Matt Levetich steps down
  • Hero Motorcycles getting in on the action  
  • Harley Davidson Sport Bike?
  • Motorcycle Men drop to #15, vote here
  • 5th Anniversary
    • 1st Episode was 2:50 with  just me explaining my wish/hope/plan for the show
    • 1st full Episode was Tim and I and was split into two parts 1A & 1B
    • First two years was broken down into Season 1 and 2
    • In Year 3, Justin joined as a regular on Episode 128
    • Justin was our Second guest on Episode 8, June 13th, 2015
    • Features that have come and gone:
      • 10 questions of DILLIGAF
      • Bike Spec Shootout
      • 50 Roads 50 States
      • 3 Bike Reviews
      • Book and movie reviews but bringing it back next studio episode.
    • 25 Interviews, 20 on-air guests 
      • Repeat Offenders 
        • Huffy The Clown 6 
        • Dave Ackerman 4 
        • Alonzo Bodden 3 
        • Larry Marshall 5 
        • Steve Blaufeder of TT Cycles 3 
  • To Date, we have recorded 18,670 hours of podcast 
    • 777.92 Days / 2.12 Years 
    • Average length 79.44 / 1 hr-32 min. minutes long 
    • Longest: Episode 59 with Phil Waters on November 9th, 2016 at 131 mins. 
    • Shortest: Episode 87 Interview with Aero Rudd of Ciro3D 30 mins

Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support!!!!

Tobacco Motorwear 

Shinko Tires 

Scorpion Helmets 

David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation

Gold Star Ride Foundation 

Wild-Ass Seats

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 233 - Three Greasy Balls 

Hello Boys and Girls!!

We are back in the V-Twin Cafe and this time we talk about.......

NORTH SOUTH ROUTES

 

 

 

Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support!!!!

Tobacco Motorwear
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Shinko Tires
Why aren't you riding Shinko Tires? What's wrong with you? Affordable, top quality tires for whatever kind of bike you are riding. Including your Harley Davidson and Cruisers. Excellent quality and tread patterns to make you want to ride more and longer. So go check out Shinko Tires and be sure and tell them that the Motorcycle Men Podcast sent you. 

Scorpion Helmets 
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The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

Gold Star Ride Foundation 
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Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 202 - Rider Rides with Zac's Harley Davidson Road King 

Hello Boys and Girls.... Welcome to another edition of Rider Rides!!

This Week.... Zac tells us all about his sharp looking 2017 Harley Davidson Road King... Nice ride Zac!!

 

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:

 Tobacco Motorwear
At Tobacco Motorwear Company, we believe you shouldn’t have to sacrifice style for safety. We're dedicated to creating premium quality, American-made moto gear in classic styles that look awesome on and off your bike while providing protection where you need it most. Over the last few years, Tobacco has become known for quality and style. We use only the best materials in all our products. Our selvage denim jeans and canvas riding shirts are both lined with Dupont Kevlar, for protection, while the McCoy jacket features removable D3O armor for 5 point impact protection. We pride ourselves on making great gear and being active in the motorcycle community. Our viral videos are widely seen and shared across Facebook and Instagram and celebrate the irreverent, devil-may-care attitude of our community. Tobacco has been embraced by serious motorcycle enthusiasts who live our motto, "Ride Every Day." They wear our brand with pride and distinction. Go get yourself some riding jeans and other products for men and women from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you. Use the coupon code "MotoMen".

 Shinko Tires
Why aren't you riding Shinko Tires? What's wrong with you? Affordable, top quality tires for whatever kind of bike you are riding. Including your Harley Davidson and Cruisers. Excellent quality and tread patterns to make you want to ride more and longer. So go check out Shinko Tires and be sure and tell them that the Motorcycle Men Podcast sent you.

 Scorpion Helmets 
For the past 15 years, ScorpionExo® has been DEDICATED to offering high quality, innovative motorcycle helmets and technical apparel at an incredible value. Some of the world’s best helmet and apparel designers spend countless hours developing and testing ScorpionExo® products to ensure that each and every ScorpionExo® HELMET AND GARMENT will surpass user expectations. The foundation for ScorpionEXO® is Safety, Comfort, Value and innovation. This is supported by Scorpion’s unique position in the manufacturing process: owning and operating their own state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities. Their development and manufacturing expertise provide the ScorpionExo® brand a level of quality and attention to detail that cannot be surpassed. To learn more, visit scorpionusa.com. 
So check them out at Scorpion USA and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

 Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. And coming soon, never mind Norman Reedus, we've got Ride with Ted.

 Don't forget to follow the adventures of Woody II... he's leaving soon!!

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

  .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

Episode 185 - Rider Rides with Brian and his 2012 HD Ultra 

Hello Boys and Girls.... Welcome to another edition of Rider Rides!!

This Week.... Brian tells us all about his 2012 Harley Davidson Ultra Limited "Big Orange"

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If you don't already have a pair... you need a pair.... Tobacco Motorwear Company Selvage Riding Jeans    

Please consider contributing to David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation    

Don’t forget to check out our fellow podcasters, youtubers, bloggers and vloggers whose links you will find on our links page. All of these media outlets and many more out there do great things to promote and encourage our sport and passion.     

Also don’t forget to check out the Motorcycle Men YouTube channel. The new Ted Shed build series is happening there as well as our studio episodes and interview episodes.     

So From Tim buktu, Chris the Joker, Justin “Shoes” and me, Ted, Wrongway, your host, and thanks for listening to the motorcycle Men podcast.... where we stay stupid crap so you don’t have to. 

Episode 172 - Rider Rides with Roberto and his Harley Davidson Softail Slim 

Hello Boys and Girls,

Time now for another edition of Rider Rides!!!  This week, Roberto Fuentes of Newark, New Jersey tells us about his Harley Davidson Softail Slim. Gorgeous bike!!  Purchased from Bergen Harley Davidson!!

Don't forget.... Episode 174 will be the Pizza episode and your chance to win a slice of Motorcycle Men Pizza!!!

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Please help us support David's Dream and Believe

Ride safe boys and girls and remember.....

We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

Episode 166 - Rider Rides with Stacy and his Honda Goldwing 

Hello Goys and Birls,

In this segment of Rider Rides we have Stacy from southern California in the V-Twin cafe to tell us all about his big yellow Honda Goldwing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Motorcycle Men Podcast is brought to you by.... 

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For Tim "Buktu", Chris "Joker" and Justin "Shoes", this is your host Ted "Wrongway", thanks for listening and remember kids....      

.....We say stupid crap so you don't have to.