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 178
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: beardothebeardo
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,271
Posted By beardothebeardo
Chaplin, if you want to stick with a Harley, and...

Chaplin, if you want to stick with a Harley, and a Sporty is physically too small, why not an FXR?

They take to being raised up and you are then only a set of wheels away from installing a descent...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
You had me at long walks on the beach!

You had me at long walks on the beach!
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
I just ordered one. It will be much appreciated...

I just ordered one. It will be much appreciated once installed.
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
Not to get personal, but how tall are you? I...

Not to get personal, but how tall are you?

I can easily see myself using this as a light duty tourer. But admittedly, the wind blast would kill it for me if it's not taken care of. This bike...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
That's exactly what I'm after. Thanks for...

That's exactly what I'm after.

Thanks for the part number.
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
How did the screen work out for you?

How did the screen work out for you?
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
R6 throttle tube? Quicker on the ramp? ...

R6 throttle tube?

Quicker on the ramp?

What year fits?
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
I've gotta be blunt...what snatch on the FZ-07 do...

I've gotta be blunt...what snatch on the FZ-07 do you speak of?

I've heard of the 9 having snatch, but none for the 7.

I read many reviews before pulling the trigger on my 7. None me tinned...
Forum: Road warriors 11-21-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 228,382
Posted By beardothebeardo
I'm throwing dirt tires on mine and calling it a...

I'm throwing dirt tires on mine and calling it a day. :D
Forum: Road warriors 11-21-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 2,206
Views: 256,020
Posted By beardothebeardo
Dude! Did ya miss the dirt tires?? :D

Dude! Did ya miss the dirt tires?? :D
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,578
Posted By beardothebeardo
LOL speak for yourself. I drive a Ford...

LOL speak for yourself. I drive a Ford Fiesta...:cry

But ride an -07...:D
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,835
Posted By beardothebeardo
Yep. And it's also how you set the bike up too. ...

Yep. And it's also how you set the bike up too.

I'm not knocking the FXR at all.

The Evo solid mount Sportsters just fit me better.

Funny thing is, to most people, most all...
Forum: Road warriors 10-22-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,835
Posted By beardothebeardo
I had a 94 FXLR that I turned into an Sp up until...

I had a 94 FXLR that I turned into an Sp up until early last year.

My last trip with that bike was from Pittsburgh to NSB to visit a good friend in either March or April (I can't remember...
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
That's what I like to hear! Turning a negative...

That's what I like to hear! Turning a negative into a positive!

Supposedly, the SR is being delivered Monday.

I'm excited. I even broke out my old XT service manuals to look over!!!
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
It has nothing to do with 'handling truth' ...

It has nothing to do with 'handling truth'

It's not a big deal. Really. :wink:
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
I don't wear a watch, or care much for 'time' ya...

I don't wear a watch, or care much for 'time' ya dig??

I have a car that runs out of gas at 1/4 tank. I adjusted accordingly.

:cry :cry :cry :cry :cry
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Please stop bitching!! You have a brand...

Please stop bitching!!

You have a brand new bike!

Fucking enjoy it.

The most miserable new, bike owner I have come across...and I worked in a Harley dealer for five years!

...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Holy crap!!! Either we got a good case...

Holy crap!!!

Either we got a good case of crotchety old man syndrome, or the expectations were waaaaaay too high!

Have you had any experience with and SR, XT or even a TT???

225...
Forum: Road warriors 06-02-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Those two bikes couldn't look more different.

Those two bikes couldn't look more different.
Forum: Road warriors 06-02-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Talked to my salesman today. My SR is on it's...

Talked to my salesman today. My SR is on it's way...from Washington state?!?

I asked him what happened to the bike coming from NJ. I got a reply of 'I haven't the slightest clue as to why' and...
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
May I ask which dealer it is? I called corporate...

May I ask which dealer it is? I called corporate yesterday asking about bikes being in their New Jersey warehouse, and they had no clue.

Sounds to me, like Yamaha doesn't have very good...
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Yep! I have a 250L. I added a bog bore kit,...

Yep! I have a 250L. I added a bog bore kit, exhaust and tuner. It has 33% more power. But still, you can feel the weight!

I'm selling it, if anyone is interested! :deal
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
No kidding?! Kick-ass!! That's the warehouse mine...

No kidding?! Kick-ass!! That's the warehouse mine will be coming from, as well. Thanks for the heads up!
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
What I'm having a hard time wrapping my head...

What I'm having a hard time wrapping my head around is, do people truly understand that this is essentially the same bike Yamaha has been producing for 35 years? Literally.

They fit a new...
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
They come in all shapes and sizes! :D

They come in all shapes and sizes! :D
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Then go buy the Honda and bow out of this thread....

Then go buy the Honda and bow out of this thread.

BTW, did it ever cross your mind that that's not a guy in that picture, but a chic?!?
Forum: Road warriors 05-26-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,907
Posted By beardothebeardo
The OP needs to HTFU or climb back into a cage....

The OP needs to HTFU or climb back into a cage. No kid gloves here...
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Hate to break the news to you, but there are...

Hate to break the news to you, but there are plenty of bikes that have carbs, that also have fuel pumps. My '88 CBR600 being one of them.

As it is, I'm positive that Yamaha didn't call for a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-23-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Can you guys in California buy out of state, or...

Can you guys in California buy out of state, or is that not a possibility?
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
I'm very curious to see how much the stock...

I'm very curious to see how much the stock muffler weighs. The stocker I took off of my CRF250L was 23lbs, if memory serves. But it probably wouldn't be as noticeable carried down low compared to a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Mark, it was tongue in cheek. Maybe I should have...

Mark, it was tongue in cheek. Maybe I should have used a :huh. Or a :cry. Or a :lol3.

Either way, already done! (I'll try not to forget a :D)
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Yep, that's the number I called. Talked to a...

Yep, that's the number I called. Talked to a Donna (rep) and a Mike? (corporate)...Sorry, I mis-read too fast and thought you asked me.
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
I called the 800 number listed on Yamaha's...

I called the 800 number listed on Yamaha's website. The rep I talked to then got hold of someone at corporate and connected me to them. It was smooth and painless. And they were both willing to help.
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
Interesting. I've never thought of those. Hell,...

Interesting. I've never thought of those. Hell, anyone here old enough to remember how much VCRs were back in the 70s?!?

BTW, has anyone else taken delivery of an SR400?
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
I'm not bashing. I'm pointing out the drivel that...

I'm not bashing. I'm pointing out the drivel that some people feel the need to pour on. Did I mention you?

Basically, it's this. If everyone were to stay on topic for the particular threads, I...
Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
By the way, here is my two cents. These are...

By the way, here is my two cents. These are wonderful times we live in. So many choices of motorcycles to choose from. New and used. So why bother bashing the shit out of a bike you have no real...
Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
My salesman told me some dealers aren't even...

My salesman told me some dealers aren't even being allocated one. The dealer I'm going through is. Corporate verified that statement.

Basically, my salesman said since I was the first to come and...
Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
I just got off the phone with a gentleman from...

I just got off the phone with a gentleman from corporate. From what he told me, the delivery of the SR400s are completely arbitrary. I mentioned folks already took delivery of some on the west coast....
Forum: Road warriors 05-19-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 278,384
Posted By beardothebeardo
It won't be for me.

It won't be for me.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 178

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 07:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014