ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 251
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rockycraig
Forum: Beasts 07-22-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,539
Posted By rockycraig
Well put Desert Dave!!!!!!!! Moe ron why are...

Well put Desert Dave!!!!!!!! Moe ron why are you selling your 700, just curious cuz the 650 seems like it would be a very similar bike?
Forum: Beasts 07-05-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 28,684
Posted By rockycraig
48 bucks for my 1200gs oil change with...

48 bucks for my 1200gs oil change with everything. man that guy must have some expensive oil he puts in his bike. Hell the shop was gonna do it for me for 93 dollars and thats was parts and labor. ...
Forum: Beasts 07-03-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,706
Views: 388,056
Posted By rockycraig
BLah, blah blah

Someone come out with a new bike, anyone!
Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,347
Posted By rockycraig
What vibration? The vibration that makes it feel...

What vibration? The vibration that makes it feel like theres a bag of rocks in the motor. One of the main reasons I didn't buy the bike. Both the demo I drove and my buddies bike have the same...
Forum: Beasts 05-27-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,706
Views: 388,056
Posted By rockycraig
you are correct lion, and why would they want to...

you are correct lion, and why would they want to make another S10, I still see a ton of 2012 and 13 Super Ten's sitting on the showroom floor collecting dust. Looks like they will have to give...
Forum: Beasts 04-07-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 24,939
Views: 4,605,687
Posted By rockycraig
there's no recall on the Tenere, can't be, its a...

there's no recall on the Tenere, can't be, its a yamaha!
Forum: Beasts 03-08-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 1,706
Views: 388,056
Posted By rockycraig
link to video

Yes could you give me a link to the video of the guy riding the nc700x video?? I read the whole thread from cannon trek about bashing the big bikes in colorado and the guy was doctor zed who owned...
Forum: Beasts 02-18-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 88,034
Posted By rockycraig
Oalvarez was asking about the 2014 tenere updates...

Oalvarez was asking about the 2014 tenere updates and he got yelled at!:loll
So tread lightly or you gonna get it too sscol!
Forum: Beasts 02-18-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 88,034
Posted By rockycraig
e gets shown there is not an appreciable weight...

e gets shown there is not an appreciable weight difference between the Super Tenere and the BMW, yet he continues to spout - over and over - that there is, and he can tell the difference - despite...
Forum: Beasts 02-17-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
There is a weight savings on the new 2014 tenere...

There is a weight savings on the new 2014 tenere base model but its not a whole lot. Oh and on that model they deleted the center stand and grab handles and something else so I guess thats their...
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
I'm glad I missed the memo on paying full price...

I'm glad I missed the memo on paying full price for a BMW, I got a thousand off my gs!:1drink
Forum: Beasts 02-16-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
I thought yamaha did flood the market here cause...

I thought yamaha did flood the market here cause 2 of my local dealers still have the same 2012 bikes sitting on the showroom floor. I remember my buddy saying you won't find one on the sales floor...
Forum: Beasts 02-03-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,710
Posted By rockycraig
gs for me

I have a 1200gs 2011 and my buddy got a tenere at the same time. I have spent a bunch of time on both bikes and I liked the ride of the gs so much better not even close. I chose the gs because of...
Forum: Beasts 01-31-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,049
Posted By rockycraig
Thanks greywolf

Thats what i was looking for, my 1200gs is comfortable at 15-18mph chugging along and at 10mph its starting to be hit or miss, I guess if I do decide to get the 650 strom I could always get a...
Forum: Beasts 01-30-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,049
Posted By rockycraig
slow speed riding

Anyone with a 12 or newer 650 vstrom know what 1st gear speed is with no clutch work without lugging the engine.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-30-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,054
Posted By rockycraig
Congrats, I also have a great wife, I keep...

Congrats, I also have a great wife, I keep telling her I'm looking for the one do all bike and she keeps saying buy 2 instead!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,101
Posted By rockycraig
Wow thanks scooteraug for that chart and...

Wow thanks scooteraug for that chart and explanation. Good stuff
Forum: Beasts 01-27-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,804
Posted By rockycraig
Yes I accept that the nc700x is ok doing some off...

Yes I accept that the nc700x is ok doing some off road after seeing some of those pics. I'm sure the tenere and ktms are ok too and the vstroms and the gs etc.. but for that honda(commuter type...
Forum: Beasts 01-27-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,804
Posted By rockycraig
Just read a thread by cannon trek.co about...

Just read a thread by cannon trek.co about riding big bikes off road in colorado. I'm now convinced that spoke wheels are no big deal. The nc700x went where the ktms went no problem. This was...
Forum: Road warriors 01-23-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 253,311
Posted By rockycraig
Looking hard at this bike and the 650 vstrom. I...

Looking hard at this bike and the 650 vstrom. I just love a low geared bike and the nc700x is supposed to pull from low rpms. Curious on a flat road what is the lowest speed you can do in first...
Forum: Road warriors 01-21-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 253,311
Posted By rockycraig
rev limiter

I forgot to ask about the rev limiter, is it a real problem, anyone feel like they have to hold back all the time or is it just a minor issue. Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,539
Posted By rockycraig
I think these motorcycle article conspiracies go...

I think these motorcycle article conspiracies go straight to the top, even beyond the president. Just like ufo's and bigfoot.:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 01-19-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 253,311
Posted By rockycraig
questions

How is it riding 2 up
Any clearance issues with knobbies and the front fender
I'm assuming its tubeless
any suspension swaps or upgrades from anyone
Forum: GS Boxers 01-19-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,539
Posted By rockycraig
Just as skeptical of forums or threads with a...

Just as skeptical of forums or threads with a handfull of people posting over and over how great a bike is, that there is 0 problems ever with a bike etc.. or just the opposite a few people hate a...
Forum: Beasts 01-17-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 14,437
Posted By rockycraig
wow that gives me some hope that we may get it...

wow that gives me some hope that we may get it since canada has the 700 and the 750 listed on their website. Do honda dealers let you test ride???
Forum: Beasts 01-15-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 14,437
Posted By rockycraig
Can never tell whats what on here

Can never tell whats what on here
Forum: Beasts 01-14-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 14,437
Posted By rockycraig
NC750X info

Anyone have any idea if this revised version of the nc700x is coming to the states.
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 104,431
Posted By rockycraig
NC700 offroad

Read a bunch of pages, saw some of the terrain are you saying the honda nc700x made it through all those nasty sections? That is awesome if true. I just saw that honda is revising it abit to a 750....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-13-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,787
Posted By rockycraig
weight difference

Anyone ever weigh both the spoked wheels and the cast wheels on the 1200gs? Just curious how much of a difference.
Forum: Beasts 01-09-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
they picked the ducati in that review, all road...

they picked the ducati in that review, all road riding so probably makes sense, I have no hard feelings that they didn't pick the bike I ride , I guess some do. and definitely not gonna and go out...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,745
Posted By rockycraig
no klr

Just wanted to keep the thread going, read all the posts and most gave me a good laugh. i ride a r1200gs and that is not the best dual sport. liked a friends dr650, I should've got one!
Forum: Beasts 01-07-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 24,939
Views: 4,605,687
Posted By rockycraig
real world

No battery or gas? :rofl
Forum: Orange Crush 01-07-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 753
Posted By rockycraig
This bike seems perfect on paper except maybe...

This bike seems perfect on paper except maybe chain drive but I like the weight savings. Hopefully will get some comparison reviews for offroad use between my current bike1200gs and this one. My...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By rockycraig
NIce, makes me wanna buy one. Looking all these...

NIce, makes me wanna buy one. Looking all these years for one perfect do all bike I think now is impossible. I have a 1200gs and its awesome but miss having fun doing single track instead of just...
Forum: Beasts 01-07-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 24,939
Views: 4,605,687
Posted By rockycraig
I followed a link to the tt page where they...

I followed a link to the tt page where they weighed them and it was all over the place when it came to what was included in the weights. One bike had no battery and no gas, I think the tenere had...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-07-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 753
Posted By rockycraig
thanks

thanks everyone, I now have hope for a test ride, just have to find the right dealer.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-06-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,734
Posted By rockycraig
never

just pull keys
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 753
Posted By rockycraig
Where can I test ride the 1190 r

My local shop has one but won't do test rides, any idea how I can get a test ride or where, i i can travel. He made it seem like no dealer will do test rides on this bike?????
Forum: Beasts 01-06-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
like i posted its mostly riding impressions? I'm...

like i posted its mostly riding impressions? I'm sure they can't determine how reliable a bike is after 2 days and 5-600 hundred miles but you should be able to tell a little bit, not a lot but a...
Forum: Beasts 01-06-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 111,575
Posted By rockycraig
Watched it and that is the video(exhaust note...

Watched it and that is the video(exhaust note comment in there) but I didn't see any wheelies or racing or top end comments. Just a bunch of guys riding these bikes and saying which one they liked...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 251

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014