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Talkin Braap

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

We are a group of power sports professionals that like to get together and talk about cool things going on in the industry. Join us as we talk to other people that also have a passion for the industry. We enjoy talking to people who are doing new and exciting things.

We are a group of power sports professionals that like to get together and talk about cool things going on in the industry. Join us as we talk to other people that also have a passion for the industry. We enjoy talking to people who are doing new and exciting things.

Location:

United States

Description:

We are a group of power sports professionals that like to get together and talk about cool things going on in the industry. Join us as we talk to other people that also have a passion for the industry. We enjoy talking to people who are doing new and exciting things.

Language:

English


Episodes

What is Dyno Tuning?

9/15/2020
Having quite a bit of experience in dyno tuning Harley-Davidson motorcycles, We talk about what it is and why you may need it. We do our best to not dive to deep, but as always we can get a little carried away.

Duration:01:11:05

H-D Bronx, Sturgis 2020, and more

9/1/2020
Is the H-D Bronx going away? How did COVID-19 effect the 80th anniversary of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally? We talk about this and much more.

Duration:01:04:52

Don't be that guy.......Part 1

8/15/2020
Sometimes you think you ca save yourself a few bucks by buying stuff online. We talk about why you should not buy stuff online and bring it in to the shop. There are so many reasons, we try to cover most of the important ones.

Duration:01:39:41

Talking with Rohitesh Upadhyay

8/1/2020
Rohitesh Upadhyay is a professional sport bike freestyle rider in India. Roy had that chance to talk with him. In this episode Roy, Mike, Aaron, and Woody listen to the prerecorded interview. They give their own thoughts and all agree that Rohitesh is a young up-and-comer in the the power-sports industry. Listen in to a great conversation and check out Rohitesh on Instagram @rohitesh_motorsports or LinkedIN.

Duration:01:21:50

Broken Bolts & Lessons Learned

7/15/2020
Professional or not, we all deal with broken and stripped bolts. We talk about the prevention and what to do when bolts strip or break. We also talk about things that we have learned after going for a real ride.

Duration:01:25:20

Buying the wrong bike

7/1/2020
So many people buy bikes for the way they look or the way they think it makes them look. We talk about first bike choices and how there are so many different riding styles. Shovelheads look cool but not everyone can ride one. We talk about each of our first bikes and we also talk about some really bad choices for first bikes.

Duration:01:42:11

What to expect as an entry level tech

6/15/2020
The idea of working on motorcycles for a living is almost a fantasy in some people's eyes. As Harley-Davidson technicians, we experience this first hand when speaking to our customers. So many times we are asked how we got in to this business and what it is like starting out. As with so many things in life what it looks like from the outside is not what it looks like from the inside. In this episode we share our experiences as entry level techs and what we had to do to get into this...

Duration:01:43:05

COVID and the Power-sports Industry

6/1/2020
We talk about the COVID Pandemic a it's effect on the power-sports industry. We talk about why everyone thinks Harley-Davidson is going under. We also get way off topic and discuss all kind of other things that have nothing to do with COVID or Motorcycles.

Duration:01:12:07

Is MMI worth it?

5/14/2020
Is MMI worth it? We talk with Graduates a former Instructor about the answer to this question and much more.

Duration:01:33:41

Defunct Motorcycle Companies and Coronials

5/1/2020
What happened to Norton? What other obscure motorcycle companies have not made it? What is a Coronial? A Coronial = Any Babies born in 2021, as a result of quarantine sex. You heard it here first.

Duration:01:15:11

Is the Harley-Davidson 131 the best bang for the buck?

4/2/2020
Is the Harley-Davidson 131 the best bang for the buck? Who is this kit meant for? Why would Harley-Davidson release something like this? The answer to these questions and more as we drink a little too much and talk for a little too long. On the first episode of season 2 we have Roy, Mike, Aaron, Shane, and Jamie LIma. Along with some other guys in the background. We had been working really hard and were ready to let loose, and it shows.

Duration:01:54:48

Insights from a Racer

1/5/2020
Roy, Mike and Aaron have a few guests, Courtney G, Tyler C, and a call in guest Kevin G who races a Harley and a KTM on various tracks throughout the year. After the phone conversation we do what we always do and Talk Braap!

Duration:01:42:53

Women Riders

10/15/2019
Roy and Mike talk with Tracey and Amy about Women and the Powersports Industry.

Duration:01:13:42

EV Bikes

9/15/2019
In this episode, Roy and Mike bring some new people to the microphones and talk about Electric Motorcycles and the future of the powersports industry.

Duration:01:10:29

Drag Racing

5/1/2019
After a month long break, Talkin Brapp returns. Mike and Roy talk about Drag racing and how it effects production vehicles. They also get way off topic and talk about some other stuff as well.

Duration:01:23:49

Flat Track Racing

3/15/2019
Roy, Mike and Aaron talk about flat track racing. They try to get one of the racers on the phone but things do not go as planned.

Duration:01:37:42

Safety Technology

3/1/2019
In this episode Roy, Mike and Aaron talk about new technologies in the powersports industry. From airbags to augmented reality, the talk is all about technology.

Duration:01:13:28

Rider Safety

2/15/2019
In the second episode Roy, Mike and Aaron talk about safety. This is part 1 of 2 where safety is the subject. From gloves and helmets to rider training and more. A riding instructor joins the conversation, Shane L.

Duration:01:34:05

Exhaust and Big Motors

1/30/2019
In the first episode Roy, Mike, and Aaron talk about exhaust systems and how they effect large displacement engines. We also talk with Mike B on the phone about his 90ci sportster and what all he had to do.

Duration:01:16:38