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Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,085
Posted By SalMaglie
Of course the bags aren't available anymore, so...

Of course the bags aren't available anymore, so if you buy a bike, it's best to find one that comes with them. Krausers and mounts come up rarely on ebay and can run you $1,000. There's also 34L...
Forum: Road warriors 03-28-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,085
Posted By SalMaglie
Welcome to the GTS club! Here's a link for the...

Welcome to the GTS club! Here's a link for the GTS1000 Owners List (http://www.listserv.uga.edu/archives/gts-1000.html). Good group of longtime owners there. I've had mine for about 8 months now. I'm...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-25-2009, 01:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 907
Posted By SalMaglie
Like I said, I don't have a clue about shipping...

Like I said, I don't have a clue about shipping costs. I haven't even looked into that aspect.
Forum: Old's Cool 01-25-2009, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 907
Posted By SalMaglie
A harebrained scheme

As Bedemir said in MP&THG....I have a plan. Sitting here at 2 am with a couple of glasses of bourbon down my gullet, I got to thinking...

Now this is probably too outrageous to get done, but as I...
Forum: Vendors 12-29-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 17,510
Posted By SalMaglie
Stopped by On Any Moto today for a new tire, but...

Stopped by On Any Moto today for a new tire, but they were closed(Sunday and Monday). When I was there last week they ordered the tire and didn't even ask for a deposit or phone number.
Forum: Vendors 12-27-2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 17,510
Posted By SalMaglie
Yep,that's Blaine...no time for fools. I live a...

Yep,that's Blaine...no time for fools. I live a stone's throw away from his shop, and I went by the other day to see if he had a tire in stock for one of my bikes. There was a sign on the door that...
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 79,857
Posted By SalMaglie
Found this article...

Found this article...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-28-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 820
Posted By SalMaglie
El Charro? IMO better food can be had at Rosa's...

El Charro? IMO better food can be had at Rosa's at Ft Lowell & Campbell, Mi Nidito on S 4th Ave, or for good huevos rancheros, try teresa's Mosaic Cafe at Silverbell & Grant. For cheap eats, El Guero...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-19-2008, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By SalMaglie
I don't know if I should give this out, because I...

I don't know if I should give this out, because I get some decent closeouts from Performance Cycle Center's ebay auctions...
Forum: Road warriors 09-28-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 18,654
Posted By SalMaglie
But if you choose the R1200R instead of the RT...

But if you choose the R1200R instead of the RT loaded with options, you couldn't tell the person you're trying to impress that it costs over 20 grand.

I think nothing screams decadent excess...
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 32,528
Posted By SalMaglie
+1 on the board track racers. 1914 Cyclone ...

+1 on the board track racers.

1914 Cyclone
http://i33.tinypic.com/2wqzz9t.jpg

The motor
http://i33.tinypic.com/3329jep.jpg

1914 Pope
http://i34.tinypic.com/ric385.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 55,662
Posted By SalMaglie
Yup, the article said only about 100 were...

Yup, the article said only about 100 were imported into the USA, so I'd imagine they'd be hard to find. It just seems to me that the retro market could do a little bit better with the performance. In...
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 55,662
Posted By SalMaglie
The other day my copy of the latest issue of...

The other day my copy of the latest issue of Motorcycle Classics came in the mail, and they had a nice 3 page or so review of the new V7. They also had their usual column, Under The Radar, about...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-05-2008, 04:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,482
Posted By SalMaglie
I went up 191 in late June also. Although road...

I went up 191 in late June also. Although road conditions can change due to monsoon weather, generally you'll see loose sand/gravel around the mine above Morenci, but once passed that there's just...
Forum: Road warriors 08-01-2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,342
Posted By SalMaglie
Wow, they really did run that Dorsoduro totally...

Wow, they really did run that Dorsoduro totally stock, not even a skid plate or a rock guard for the radiator.

That bike is still on my list of bikes to possibly own 4 years from now, along with...
Forum: Road warriors 07-28-2008, 10:04 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 55,662
Posted By SalMaglie
http://i127.photobucket.com/albums/p135/motocomo/v...

http://i127.photobucket.com/albums/p135/motocomo/v7_classic_vs_sport-1.jpg


5 pages and no mention of the kink in the exhaust on the new V7? At least you bunch aren't as anal as the new...
Forum: Road warriors 07-25-2008, 11:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,342
Posted By SalMaglie
Last line of the Cycle News article says the...

Last line of the Cycle News article says the Dorsoduro is coming to the US this fall. Can't wait to see those on the road over here. Price should be about $9,500 based on the Shiver's price($8,999)...
Forum: Road warriors 07-24-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,936
Posted By SalMaglie
Well I know what they're saying on the...

Well I know what they're saying on the bonnevilleamerica.com board, which is a group of Triumph America and Speedmaster owners. That would be a target audience for Triumph since this latest...
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,342
Posted By SalMaglie
I was just over at the Aprilia forums checking...

I was just over at the Aprilia forums checking out the thread on the Dorsoduro at Pikes Peak. I haven't been keeping up on the news about whether the bike makes it here to the States or not. I sure...
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,936
Posted By SalMaglie
But I give them a -2 for the shape of that gas...

But I give them a -2 for the shape of that gas tank. IMO Triumph has lost their way with the way they design gas tanks on the twin cruisers. I much prefer the tank on my 03 Speedmaster with the knee...
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2008, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,342
Posted By SalMaglie
Fact, finished in 12:51.181. Scroll down to the...

Fact, finished in 12:51.181. Scroll down to the bottom of this page. (http://www.ppihc.com/contentx.aspx?tabid=13&xsltfilename=PPIHCRaceDay&xmlfilename=~/Results/PPIHCResultsRaceDay&contentid=258)...
Forum: Road warriors 07-22-2008, 12:23 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 7,664
Posted By SalMaglie
For straight line prowess an old Suzuki GS1150E...

For straight line prowess an old Suzuki GS1150E can rip, but they're kind of scarce since they've had a long life at the dragstrips around the country. Big bore kits can still be had and other go...
Forum: Road warriors 07-11-2008, 06:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,898
Posted By SalMaglie
Not much, this is all I have. IIRC, I got these...

Not much, this is all I have. IIRC, I got these off the Italian site above a few years ago, http://www.triumphchepassione.com/index.htm . I took a look around over there, but couldn't find more of...
Forum: Road warriors 07-10-2008, 10:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,898
Posted By SalMaglie
Here's an older Triumph Triple lump done up as a...

Here's an older Triumph Triple lump done up as a Hurricane, which is sort of a flat tracker look.

http://i36.tinypic.com/2liybz8.jpg

Best straight up flat tracker look I've seen comes from...
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,111
Posted By SalMaglie
Thanks for the feedback. Ahh, I need...

Thanks for the feedback.



Ahh, I need something for touring since I can't do rough dirt anymore, just fairly smooth forest service roads.



Well I was just wondering if all that lacing...
Forum: Road warriors 07-08-2008, 04:58 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 48,975
Posted By SalMaglie
Yamaha Radian, much like this one, but without...

Yamaha Radian, much like this one, but without the windshield.

http://i36.tinypic.com/2ah7a6x.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 07-08-2008, 04:47 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 45,647
Posted By SalMaglie
I hope Aprilia brings the Dorsoduro to the states...

I hope Aprilia brings the Dorsoduro to the states so I can buy a used one in 5 years. No 2up riding, but then I have other bikes for that. We have a decent dealer here in town that also sells Ducati...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,111
Posted By SalMaglie
Yeah, I understand why the lacing is there, I...

Yeah, I understand why the lacing is there, I just thought something that was less cumbersome and easier to get on and off might be more widely used.

My problem is fitting pants over the knee...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,111
Posted By SalMaglie
"As many of you know, I am the king of bad...

"As many of you know, I am the king of bad knees."

I don't know, I might have you beat...in a contest nobody wants to be in. I've had 7 knee operations including a total right knee replacement,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-02-2008, 12:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By SalMaglie
Well I ended up not bringing my fishing gear, and...

Well I ended up not bringing my fishing gear, and it's a good thing I didn't waste the space it took to pack it. Every creek and river water level looked high and their wasn't a calm spot in sight.
...
Forum: Road warriors 06-28-2008, 10:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,560
Posted By SalMaglie
The only bad part of the ride over to Crested...

The only bad part of the ride over to Crested Butte were the sections of washboard. Other than that, piece of cake.

http://i25.tinypic.com/2w4a936.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,963
Posted By SalMaglie
+1 on the Speedmaster, or an America. You can...

+1 on the Speedmaster, or an America. You can pick up a used one with few miles for around $5,000-6,000. I've got 63,000 miles on my 03 Speedmaster and with the America seat setup it's good enough...
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2008, 09:23 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,620
Posted By SalMaglie
What's not to like? Insurance. I had a 2007...

What's not to like? Insurance. I had a 2007 Bandit all scoped out on craigslist that had a price tag of $6400. Clean as a whistle and 7,000 miles on it. Was all set to do a fly and ride, but then I...
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,247
Posted By SalMaglie
Well it's their own fault since they let their...

Well it's their own fault since they let their government tax them to death for gasoline. (http://www.tampabay.com/news/article619167.ece)

"In the United States combined state local and federal...
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,383
Posted By SalMaglie
Hmmm....the RR or the new Bimota DB7? C'mon...

Hmmm....the RR or the new Bimota DB7? C'mon Powerball! Word is the DB7 will come with the 1098 and also the WSBK speced 1200cc motor.

http://i27.tinypic.com/2881ee0.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 06-16-2008, 08:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 7,236
Posted By SalMaglie
As far as chain maintenance on the road goes,...

As far as chain maintenance on the road goes, having a centerstand is a huge plus. I just bought a Yamaha GTS1000, and while some parts can be a PIA to get, overall it's a reliable bike and the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-16-2008, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By SalMaglie
I was afraid of the runoff spoiling things after...

I was afraid of the runoff spoiling things after reading the fishing report at the Colorado DOW (http://wildlife.state.co.us/Fishing/Reports/StatewideConditions/), but they said it was outdated so...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-16-2008, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By SalMaglie
Fishing during the NAGTSR in Gunnison

I'll be staying in Gunnison next week for the 2008 NAGTSR(North American GTS Rally) (http://www.ladj.com/gtsrally/). I was thinking about taking along my spinning pack rod and doing a 1 day permit...
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2008, 04:04 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 37,782
Posted By SalMaglie
Finally had a chance to take a few pics after...

Finally had a chance to take a few pics after having all the fairing off while doing some maintenance on the bike. Took a ride over the hill to Saguaro West National Park and just shot a few in a...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,099
Posted By SalMaglie
+1 on the file for the axe. DMT Diafold with...

+1 on the file for the axe.

DMT Diafold with the blue(coarse) handles. But really if you sharpen your tools before heading out into the woods, and they're a quality make, you shouldn't have to...
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