Author Archives: janpenguin

About janpenguin

Email: janpenguin [at] riseup [dot] net Every content on the blog is made by Free and Open Source Software in GNU/Linux.

How to create a circle in GIMP

Ellipse Select: make a circle Select > Border: enter the width Edit > Fill with FG Color  

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Replacement of front / rear brake lines

I decided to replace the nine years old brake lines due to safety and performance for the R1 bike. Meshed brake line does not have braking force reduction due to expansion of the rubber line under high braking.  I ordered … Continue reading

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Good foods that helps brain health

Memory Boosting Superfoods That Fight Alzheimer’s The MIND diet recommends frequent servings of green leafy vegetables. Kale, spinach, broccoli, collards and other greens are packed with vitamins A and C and other nutrients. At least two servings a … Continue reading

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Brutal honesty is to write a private journal

It becomes seventeen years of riding bikes by coming September 2017. For the first two years I had gotten three accidents. Since then for 15 years, I have been riding near accident free. The latest accident was on a gas … Continue reading

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Sink preventor

Crush an empty aluminum beer or drink can. Let it dry one day. Put it in your bag. It will be handy when you are gonna park the motorcycle on soft soil in rare occasion.

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Honey bee

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Reverse Bleeding Clutch or Brakes On Motorcycle

This method will save time and money. Special tool: DIY pressure pump – big syringe, clear tube, right angle connector

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