Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133199)
 Advice (160224)
 Affiliate Programs (34721)
 Art and Culture (73422)
 Automotive (145318)
 Blogs (74870)
 Boating (9832)
 Books (17124)
 Buddhism (4119)
 Business (1325062)
 Business News (425887)
 Business Opportunities (366164)
 Camping (10941)
 Career (72626)
 Christianity (15798)
 Collecting (11634)
 Communication (114978)
 Computers (241788)
 Construction (38711)
 Consumer (49324)
 Cooking (17029)
 Copywriting (6549)
 Crafts (18185)
 Cuisine (7525)
 Current Affairs (20338)
 Dating (45729)
 EBooks (19669)
 E-Commerce (48168)
 Education (184580)
 Electronics (83364)
 Email (6387)
 Entertainment (159534)
 Environment (28863)
 Ezine (3038)
 Ezine Publishing (5441)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110844)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196136)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11837)
 Feng Shui (130)
 Finance & Investment (310058)
 Fitness (105229)
 Food & Beverages (62654)
 Free Web Resources (7931)
 Gambling (30190)
 Gardening (25039)
 Government (10501)
 Health (627830)
 Hinduism (2156)
 Hobbies (43999)
 Home Business (91526)
 Home Improvement (250906)
 Home Repair (46049)
 Humor (4785)
 Import - Export (5422)
 Insurance (45051)
 Interior Design (29520)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (190814)
 Internet Marketing (146192)
 Investment (22811)
 Islam (1169)
 Judaism (1356)
 Law (80098)
 Link Popularity (4592)
 Manufacturing (20743)
 Marketing (98605)
 MLM (14135)
 Motivation (18195)
 Music (26987)
 New to the Internet (9473)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4046)
 Online Shopping (129578)
 Organizing (7786)
 Party Ideas (11836)
 Pets (38033)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12643)
 Public Speaking (5617)
 Publishing (7511)
 Quotes (2405)
 Real Estate (126524)
 Recreation & Leisure (95101)
 Relationships (87380)
 Research (16123)
 Sales (80280)
 Science & Technology (109979)
 Search Engines (23430)
 Self Improvement (152974)
 Seniors (6216)
 Sexuality (35899)
 Small Business (49260)
 Software (82846)
 Spiritual (23386)
 Sports (116373)
 Tax (7655)
 Telecommuting (34060)
 Travel & Tourism (305681)
 UK Property Investment (3116)
 Video Games (13416)
 Web Traffic (11688)
 Website Design (56736)
 Website Promotion (36523)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35392)
Author Spotlight
DAN ABELOW

Dan Abelow is an American inventor, author, speaker and technology consultant. His latest patent-pen...more
BRIAN WILSON

I am a qualified internet marketing professional and content writer with more than 10 years of exper...more
RUBY WILLIAMS

I am a professional content writer and working in industry from last three years. My area of interes...more
FABIOLA GROSHAN

I am an American author who loves to find out about new things. I try to cover as many topics as I c...more
KATY BEACHER

Katy beacher is a claustrophobic with a lifetime experience in homemaking and decorating on a budget...more


Neglected Safety Part I by Marlon Alvior






Neglected Safety Part I by
Article Posted: 09/11/2014
Article Views: 332
Articles Written: 94
Word Count: 447
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Neglected Safety Part I


 
Automotive,Blogs,Recreation & Leisure

Two important areas of basic maintenance that I see many owners routinely neglect are their tires and brakes. Think about this for a moment. Of all the systems and parts on your bike, these two are right up there in importance with the front end and handlebars staying attached to the bike! The two areas given the most attention are the engine and finishes (paint and chrome).

To be honest, it’s easy to see why the engine, Carbon fiber helmet and paint/chrome get the most love. It has been hammered into us since birth to change the engine’s oil and filter regularly. And whenever the engine starts to pop, bog, miss overhead, whatever, we notice it right away. As for the pain and chrome, it’s what we’re looking at all the time, so we keep it shiny and clean. On the other hand, if the tires are rolling and the brakes are working, we tend to forget them. After all, they’re doing their job, right? And yet, routinely checking the condition of the tires and brake system is so easy to do and takes only a few minutes.

According to tire manufacturers, the main reason people don’t get all the miles they should out their tires is because they’re not properly inflated. Too little or too much tire pressure causes uneven wear and, more importantly, poor tire performance. Too much air pressure makes the center of the tire bulge, reducing the size of the tire’s contact patch, which is where the rubber meets the road, literally! You’ll know you’ve been running your tires with too much pressure if only the very center of the tire’s tread is wearing much faster than the surrounding tread. Of course, the far edges of the tread, the sections that only touch the pavement in a hard turn, are not part of this check.

Not enough pressure decreases the strength of the sidewalls, which reduces the tire’s ability to retain its shape in turns. The more aggressive the turn, or the lower the tire’s pressure (or both!), the more the tire is deformed. Of course, this negatively affects the tire’s ability to grip the road, which degrades your bike’s handling. Get into a corner a bit too fast, and you’ll really wish you had given a bit of attention to how much air was in those smelly rubber donuts that now control the fate of you and your motorcycle.

Don’t forget to also check for nails in the tread and right where the tire meets the rim of the wheel.

We’ll discuss your bike’s brake system next time, so stay tuned.

See you on the road.— Chris Maida

Related Articles - motorcycles, motorcycle tips, riding motorcycles, motorcycle,







Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.

 

Do you Agree or Disagree? Have a Comment? POST IT!

 Reader Opinions 
Submit your comments and they will be posted here.
Make this comment or to the Author only:
Name:
Email:
*Your email will NOT be posted. This is for administrative purposes only.
Comments: *Your Comments WILL be posted to the AUTHOR ONLY if you select PRIVATE and to this PUBLIC PAGE if you select PUBLIC, so write accordingly.
 
Please enter the code in the image:



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance

World News


MICHAEL MIFSUD

Michael Mifsud was a House of Commons Commonwealth correspondent at the age of 16. He published Brit...more
DESIREE MICHELS

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
MAN HEALTH

John Dugan is a respected professional author who is noted for his contributions to a variety of new...more
SUSAN FRIESEN

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more
GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. Latest releases: "Songs fr...more
LUMINHOME LIGHTING

About Us Luminhome Lighting provide one-stop services in lighting design and manufacture of LED lum...more
RAHUL KAMSHETTY

I am a Digital Marketing expert with over 9 year’s experience of handling online business portals of...more
ALEX GREENE

Alex Greene are Senior Editor at Sports Intensity, an online sportsbook review site dedicated to pro...more
MICHAEL BRESCIANI

Rev Bresciani is the author of two Christian books. One book is an important and concisely written b...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2017, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license