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post #1 of 3 Old Nov 10th, 2009, 6:51 am Thread Starter
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Close encounter of the Bambi Kind!

On my way to work on a road I had seen deer on before and I was scanning for them. She came up over the guard rail no more than 30 feet in front of me and bolted left - I heard the tail tick against the front fairing as I went by behind her.

Any advice on how to get a heavy crease out of your seat?

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Re: Close encounter of the Bambi Kind!

Very carefully..............and slowly so control is maintained........try flatuating............. ..
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Re: Close encounter of the Bambi Kind!

You might want to replace your seat with a McLellan saddle. There's no way to put a crease in this - http://www.cavhooah.com/images/McClellan3.jpg. (Sorry, I tried to paste an active link and it wasn't accepted.) Anyway, glad it was, as George Carlin would say, a near hit. Those "horned, highway rats" do have a way of pushing the pucker factor.

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