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Old 10-03-2011, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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The noise would drive me crazy, too, if I lived there. They have a biker weekend near our cabin, and it's LOUD.

Why do their mufflers have to be so loud? Isn't there such a thing as a motorcycle with a quiet muffler?
Don't know but yesterday, in church our pastor told us he had taken his Harlew and ventured down to BBandB.

Nita
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Old 10-03-2011, 09:44 AM
 
Location: Southern California
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The noise would drive me crazy, too, if I lived there. They have a biker weekend near our cabin, and it's LOUD.

Why do their mufflers have to be so loud? Isn't there such a thing as a motorcycle with a quiet muffler?
Don't know, but I always had a huge laugh when I passed the Welcome to Fayetteville signs that say "please ride quietly".
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Old 10-03-2011, 03:52 PM
 
Location: Fort Smith, Arkansas
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The noise would drive me crazy, too, if I lived there. They have a biker weekend near our cabin, and it's LOUD.

Why do their mufflers have to be so loud? Isn't there such a thing as a motorcycle with a quiet muffler?
I've always been told that the loud mufflers are used to alert motorists that they are there.
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Old 10-03-2011, 06:15 PM
 
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Well, what did everyone think of the event? This was my first year and I "worked" down there. I use quotes because my job isn't truly work, especially when it involves running around, meeting people and drinking beer. ;o)

I must say, I was quite disappointed with the music. It was all bands singing classic rock covers, from what I heard. I would think they could bring in MUCH BETTER for blues bands just by the sheer size of the event and the noteriety.

Otherwise, it was a blast. Just fun, fun, fun and loud, loud, loud. Everyone I met, bikers and non-bikers, were polite and friendly and I didn't see anyone get too out of hand.
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Old 10-03-2011, 08:38 PM
 
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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Aw, man, that looks like SO much fun! Wish I was there.
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