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Forum: GS Boxers 10-24-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,022
Posted By BCC
I used to do that regularly too. Until I ran out...

I used to do that regularly too. Until I ran out with 5 miles showing.:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 28,985
Posted By BCC
Yep. I tend to ride bikes stock. But, I can...

Yep.

I tend to ride bikes stock. But, I can appreciate a bike that's been fine tuned to reflect the owners preference in ergos and such.

I do know I don't need a GSA's range. On the other hand...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-19-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By BCC
Opinions wanted comparing the new GSA to the last one

Yes, I know I could demo one and find out for myself, but I know me and based on previous experience, that would be very expensive.:lol3

My last GSA was an '09 and it was great, but I didn't like...
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,798
Posted By BCC
I'm 6'3" and loved riding a Honda 600 f4. Good...

I'm 6'3" and loved riding a Honda 600 f4. Good ergonomics, doesn't throw off much heat and it's easy to ride.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2014, 02:49 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,726
Posted By BCC
Very nice. That's a good looking bike! Here's to...

Very nice. That's a good looking bike! Here's to years of adventures!!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,726
Posted By BCC
I think the concern is obsession. Wouldn't be the...

I think the concern is obsession. Wouldn't be the first. Long term posters might remember Dr ABS.:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,155
Posted By BCC
There is just one fatal flaw in this logic.

There is just one fatal flaw in this logic.
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,964
Posted By BCC
I own an Electra Glide. My roads are fairly...

I own an Electra Glide. My roads are fairly straight. I carry stuff down to the boat every weekend, so I like the storage. There are tons of cops on my ride, so I like riding easy, listening to...
Forum: Road warriors 10-07-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 28,985
Posted By BCC
I had a Hypermotard S with a tach that was hard...

I had a Hypermotard S with a tach that was hard to read. It didn't take long before I knew to recognize shift points, with the occasional look at the dash.

When my track bike was an I-4, I rarely...
Forum: Road warriors 10-06-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 54,278
Posted By BCC
I was thinking the R might be a fun ride for me...

I was thinking the R might be a fun ride for me with others during winter rides up around N NJ and a bit of PA. Maybe some dirt and gravel roads, too.

I mean, I'll be putting the sailboat away in...
Forum: Road warriors 10-04-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 28,985
Posted By BCC
I've ridden telelever and conventional forks....

I've ridden telelever and conventional forks. Frankly, I'm comfortable with both. On a mile muncher I prefer the former and in the twisties, the later. But it's not a biggee and probably my opinion...
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 46,304
Posted By BCC
Too derivative.

Too derivative.
Forum: Road warriors 09-12-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 22,505
Posted By BCC
I'm seriously attempting to slow down and have...

I'm seriously attempting to slow down and have been for two years, so no more K's for me and certainly not an S. But an R? Well, maybe. Because you know, the HD might, just might, be too slow to be...
Forum: Road warriors 09-09-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 386
Views: 22,505
Posted By BCC
!8,0000 manly track miles on a S1000RR must be a...

!8,0000 manly track miles on a S1000RR must be a hoot. Hope the bike is fixed.
Forum: Road warriors 09-03-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 191,587
Posted By BCC
While I should be saving every penny for...

While I should be saving every penny for retirement and I don't need another bike, either of those two machines is on my mind. You, sir, are not helping.:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 09-02-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 191,587
Posted By BCC
Beautiful. This bike really doesn't look...

Beautiful.

This bike really doesn't look 'pipe & slippers' to me, at all. It simply looks fast and comfortable.
Forum: Road warriors 08-22-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,012
Posted By BCC
My RC51 had it. My f4i was a track appliance, so...

My RC51 had it. My f4i was a track appliance, so nope, not much.

Most 'souless' Japanese bike ever made? FJR, unquestionably.
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,726
Posted By BCC
I'm really digging my Ultra Limited, too. But,...

I'm really digging my Ultra Limited, too. But, um, I kinda want something faster in the twisties. Maybe.

Done 3 gs/gsa's and a few RS/GT/S too.

I'm thinking the RT might be a nice addition. And...
Forum: Road warriors 08-01-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,712
Posted By BCC
It depends so much on the person..... There...

It depends so much on the person.....

There are many old BMW guys who don't like all the new fangled technology on their bikes.

I'm definitely getting up there in age, but I love the things...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,474
Posted By BCC
My lawn mower is Honda, my snowblower is Honda,...

My lawn mower is Honda, my snowblower is Honda, my generator is Honda, my weed wacker is Honda, my dinghy outboard is Honda. Yes, premium priced, but it all works efficiently and as advertised.

A...
Forum: Road warriors 07-08-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,122
Posted By BCC
A very good friend is a great rider and Harley...

A very good friend is a great rider and Harley guy. He made the switch to a 3 wheeler last year because of health issues and a replacement hip that still bothers him. He opted for a CanAm Spyder, but...
Forum: Road warriors 07-06-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,781
Posted By BCC
I think this is a good thing. The GS would be a...

I think this is a good thing. The GS would be a better offroad bike than the GSA, so putting the heavier flywheel in the GS makes sense, too..
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 35,246
Posted By BCC
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 06-14-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 191,587
Posted By BCC
While I don't own any BMW's right now, since '02...

While I don't own any BMW's right now, since '02 we have had a new K12RS, 12GS, CS, R12R, K12S, K13GT and 2 12GS ADV. Three dealerships were involved as we've moved around.

Impeccable service from...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 191,587
Posted By BCC
That's really good to hear. I've had a ton...

That's really good to hear.

I've had a ton of bikes and I've found BMW and HD to be the best when it comes to demo's, loaners and customer service.

Right now I'm down to one bike. A full...
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 191,587
Posted By BCC
My HD had a stop ride. I rode it to the...

My HD had a stop ride. I rode it to the dealership and they fixed it a couple of days later. Big internet todo. But no biggie. I'd rather manufacturers do recalls, than mess around. Good luck to...
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3,843
Views: 428,396
Posted By BCC
There are all kinds of folks who drop $30-40K on...

There are all kinds of folks who drop $30-40K on toys, without blinking. There just needs to be the right itch.
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,798
Posted By BCC
A SG has a lowered suspension, so I'm sure it's...

A SG has a lowered suspension, so I'm sure it's not a twisties tool. Neither is a EG, but I bet a capable rider would not let the bike fall behind a GW in the hills.

I got a Limited; the short...
Forum: Equipment 03-30-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 981
Posted By BCC
Me too.

Me too.
Forum: Road warriors 03-28-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 17,351
Posted By BCC
Right now I've got one old fart bike in the...

Right now I've got one old fart bike in the garage. This would spark things up a bit.
Forum: Road warriors 03-26-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,248
Posted By BCC
edm11, for reference, I'm 6'3". I ride with...

edm11, for reference, I'm 6'3". I ride with either a full face or more likely on the Limited, a 3/4 helmet with a visor.

The '12 Limited had a higher stock screen that, while I didn't change it, I...
Forum: Road warriors 03-26-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,248
Posted By BCC
I have the '14 Limited, stock. It meets my needs....

I have the '14 Limited, stock. It meets my needs. I now live in flatlandia, but following the typical sportbike rider on an offramp, it keeps up.

Because of other hobbies, my serial bike ownership...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-21-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,647
Posted By BCC
My best friend faced that choice too and went...

My best friend faced that choice too and went with a Spyder.. That or your trike would be my choice too, when needed.

Good for you. The ''14 Rushmore Liquids are nice bikes/trikes!
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 742
Views: 93,959
Posted By BCC
My wife has a '13 Super Glide with mid controls...

My wife has a '13 Super Glide with mid controls and pegs. My past includes riding quickly. Her Dyna can be ridden with aclarity. When scraping hard bits, nothing dramatic happens. I'm sure it would...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 11,233
Posted By BCC
Yep. I always wanted to put a barely used 999s at...

Yep. I always wanted to put a barely used 999s at a killer price into the fleet, but I waited too long.
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,055
Posted By BCC
I bet you really like it for munching miles in...

I bet you really like it for munching miles in comfort. Congrats!!

When did you get it?
Forum: Road warriors 03-07-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,055
Posted By BCC
You know you want one.

You know you want one.
Forum: Road warriors 03-02-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,055
Posted By BCC
I may have done a ton or so on a geared up '14EG...

I may have done a ton or so on a geared up '14EG with good tires and 42 psi f/b with no wobble at all, in sweepers. Radio sucked, though. Stock.
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,765
Posted By BCC
While I don't own a BMW at the moment, I've owned...

While I don't own a BMW at the moment, I've owned many 2002 models and newer.

I've experienced 2 EWS failures & 2 fuels strip problems in total. And our 7 or 8 BMW's were recalled about 6 times,...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,765
Posted By BCC
I can't stand those derivative Limey bikes,...

I can't stand those derivative Limey bikes, though.
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