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Old 11-02-2012, 10:18 PM   #1
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Thought I wold share photos of my accident from April. My first ride on new CBR didn't end well. Got totally taken by surprise when the back wheel came up off the ground aka stoppie going into the corner. Suffice to say didn't make the corner and kissed the armco barrier. A week in hospital with two broken arms with three metal plates fitted to my left arm.
Six months later I have replaced the Blade with another, thanks to my insurance and loving it.
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Old 11-02-2012, 10:35 PM   #2
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Damn Bro...glad you survived! Take your time with the new one!


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Old 11-02-2012, 10:40 PM   #3
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Ouch man. At least you're ok now. Did you just panic?
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Old 11-03-2012, 06:59 AM   #4
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dang! good luck bro!
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Old 11-03-2012, 08:12 AM   #5
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Daamn man, glad you r ok now, take your time healing. is this your first motorcycle? or first 1000cc bike? be careful all the time.


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Old 11-03-2012, 09:56 AM   #6
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whose gonna pay to fix that barrier?
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Old 11-03-2012, 10:55 AM   #7
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Wow dude, glad your ok now. Bet your still sore from that. Be careful out there bud!
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Old 11-03-2012, 11:21 AM   #8
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Oh damn!!! Glad thats you are OK. Ride safe !


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Old 11-03-2012, 11:21 AM   #9
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Yikes. Gotta be careful at all times, or stuff like this can happen. Glad you are ok.
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Old 11-03-2012, 03:25 PM   #10
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whose gonna pay to fix that barrier?
Unclear what region that's in, but most likely his insurance will cover the property damage. That is the least of this guys concerns...


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