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About Tim Kingfisher Imaging

Whimsical Tigers

On our recent cross-Ontario ride we were stopped a number of times by people who were curious about the Tiger.  This is an eye catching, obviously modern looking bike with a Triumph logo, it prompted questions.  If they see a new 'classic' Triumph, most of the general public think it's actually…

Domino Effect

I find myself fighting a constant battle with non-riders over just how dangerous motorcycling is. They can't understand why I would risk life and limb (or my son's life and limb) to do something so superfluous.  Unfortunately, the press is more than willing to inflame this perception. While I was…

Pretty Things

I was at the local dealer yesterday getting parts (just not all the right parts).There were pretty things in the show room:The new Yamaha FZ-10. Some don't like the look, but anything inspired by anime mech is mega in my books!It's arresting in person.The old school Yamaha yellow & black…

The Ruminating Rider: Entropy

en·tro·py ˈentrəpē/ 1. lack of order or predictability; gradual decline into disorder. "the old bike finally succumbed to entropy amidst the weeds." synonyms: deterioration, degeneration, crumbling, decline, degradation, decomposition, breaking down, collapse; Out of high school it looked like my life's work was going to be mechanics.  I apprenticed as a millwright and quickly…
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