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Forum: Battle scooters 10-17-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,201
Posted By kyhillbilly
Man that's CLEAN!!!!! It makes my 01 look rough!...

Man that's CLEAN!!!!! It makes my 01 look rough! Great buy.
Forum: Battle scooters 10-16-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,222
Posted By kyhillbilly
This makes me miss my ruckus. I don't think I...

This makes me miss my ruckus. I don't think I fully appreciated it due to how much slower it was then the 2t Zuma guys I rode with but now I think I would like to have another for a hobby. I couldn't...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-12-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,571
Posted By kyhillbilly
I own a 2001 helix right now and I love it! Easy,...

I own a 2001 helix right now and I love it! Easy, smooth, comfortable and very odd. My top speed is about 74+or- and I've pulled over 70mpg before. I've never had any trouble finding parts and if you...
Forum: Thumpers 10-12-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 8,769
Views: 1,512,214
Posted By kyhillbilly
I had my first good look at a tu250 today and I...

I had my first good look at a tu250 today and I was very impressed! My buddy wanted to look at a Can-Am spyder at a dealer about an hour away and I went along for the ride. When we walked in I was...
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 104,170
Posted By kyhillbilly
I've had a hard time finding the right cruiser...

I've had a hard time finding the right cruiser this year. Early in the season I picked up a 02 super glide on trade. This was not my first Harley because I had owned a 1200 sporty in the past but...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-24-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 974
Posted By kyhillbilly
I did a 100mile trip on the ninja a few days ago...

I did a 100mile trip on the ninja a few days ago just to see how the bike and I would handle a non stop run. It only took 15 miles on the interstate to talk me out of a that option. The bike...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-24-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 974
Posted By kyhillbilly
I guess it's one of those things where I would...

I guess it's one of those things where I would rather make the trip on the helix but I would like to ride the ninja when i get there. I'm really looking forward to the trip regardless. I think a long...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-24-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 974
Posted By kyhillbilly
help me pick a bike for my first overnight trip

Let me say it's been a long time coming! After 15yrs of riding I'm planning my first overnight trip! I'm super exited but couldbuse some help on which of my bikes would be the best tool for the job....
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
I seen that yamaha offers "tall bars" for the...

I seen that yamaha offers "tall bars" for the bolt. Do you have to buy longer cables? I think a set of Biltwell Frisco bars would look awesome!
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
I'm definitely leaning that way. I sent the pics...

I'm definitely leaning that way. I sent the pics above to a buddy that rides a street glide(like everyone else in my town lol) and he was trying to persuade me to keep my HD. The thing is I've never...
Forum: Road warriors 05-27-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
Well I took a test ride today on a beautiful...

Well I took a test ride today on a beautiful pearl white bolt. I really enjoyed it! I put about 30miles on the bike with a mix of different types of riding. I first took my 10mile 55mph route to my...
Forum: Road warriors 05-26-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
Well I just went on a 200mile ride today with...

Well I just went on a 200mile ride today with some Harley buddies. I can tell you right now they won't be impressed with my decision lol but the ride reaffirmed my thoughts on the Dyna. It's a cool...
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
That's the main reason I started looking at the...

That's the main reason I started looking at the bolt. I always liked it but at that price I have a hard time not pulling the trigger. Like I said Abernathy's owns a Harley dealership across the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
Here's a pic of my dyna ...

Here's a pic of my dyna
http://i1165.photobucket.com/albums/q597/hellbillyhero/IMAG1044_zpsuv5ssnyf.jpg (http://s1165.photobucket.com/user/hellbillyhero/media/IMAG1044_zpsuv5ssnyf.jpg.html)
It's a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
http://www.abernathycycles.com/default.asp?page=xN...

http://www.abernathycycles.com/default.asp?page=xNewInventoryDetail&id=385573&p=1&make=star%20motorcycles&s=Year&d=D&i=%2Fimglib%2Ftrimsdb%2F1196151-0-1064061.png
I''ll still have to pay ky sales...
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 272,308
Posted By kyhillbilly
harley to a bolt?

I recently acquired a 02 dyna super glide with about 2k worth of genuine Harley bling. I like the bike but I find it a bit heavy and awkward in different situations. Today I stopped in to a local...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-20-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,605
Posted By kyhillbilly
I'll share. I'm 30, married and we have one 7yr...

I'll share. I'm 30, married and we have one 7yr old boy. I was raised around motorcycle because my dad and brothers rode. The first street bike I ever rode was a Honda CB 400ss at the age of 15(i...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-19-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
I have to agree with you Jerry, the eliminator is...

I have to agree with you Jerry, the eliminator is a fine little bike. I got to put a few good miles on it and was very impressed with the whole bike. It's darn near perfect for backroad excursions. I...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-19-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
:dealWell spring has sprung here in good old KY...

:dealWell spring has sprung here in good old KY and I'm lovin it! It's been a long winter! I took a trip to L.B.L on the Vino last weekend hoping to get a few miles in before the "Honey-do" list got...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-13-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By kyhillbilly
Thanks for all the info guys! I had a feeling it...

Thanks for all the info guys! I had a feeling it was a Chinese train wreck but thought I would ask. My search on the old inter-wed found a lot of mixed reviews but the bad ones were really bad. For...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-11-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By kyhillbilly
Cool....I had to Google that BTW. Lol! I know the...

Cool....I had to Google that BTW. Lol! I know the bikes are re badged hyosungs (Korean) but I wasn't sure about the scoots.
Forum: Battle scooters 11-11-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By kyhillbilly
united motors

There is a UM or united motors matrix 2 150cc for sale locally at a good price, thing is I don't know much about the brand. Chinese junk? Anyone own a UM?
Forum: Battle scooters 11-08-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
http://www.bikesdoctor.com/test-lml-star-4t-125-20...

http://www.bikesdoctor.com/test-lml-star-4t-125-2013-automatic/

I do like the color of the bike in the review......
Forum: Battle scooters 10-31-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
I agree. Makes me glad my scooter buddy's all...

I agree. Makes me glad my scooter buddy's all ride 50s:D. I plan on keeping the vino for awhile even with its lack of getty up because it's so darn dependable and looks great. I've never had a chance...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-31-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
I'm thinking my torque spring is getting weak...

I'm thinking my torque spring is getting weak because it seems to surge a little under wot till after 40mph. The thing that gets me most about the vino is under perfect conditions its pretty good,...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-31-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
Some pics I took a few days ago ...

Some pics I took a few days ago
http://i1165.photobucket.com/albums/q597/hellbillyhero/Mobile%20Uploads/IMAG0595-1_zps833909ce.jpg...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-30-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
The way I see it Vespa and HDs are a lot alike....

The way I see it Vespa and HDs are a lot alike. The both offer a rich and historic background. I find that both are copied relentlessly by their competitors and are priced higher then what their spec...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-30-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,149
Posted By kyhillbilly
Yamaha!!! I will give you money for this!!!! Why...

Yamaha!!! I will give you money for this!!!! Why won't you let me?!?!
Forum: Battle scooters 10-29-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
It wouldn't be an issue for me to buy a good...

It wouldn't be an issue for me to buy a good clean 34yr old vespa over a much newer Stella as long as it was a better product. I'm pretty clueless when it comes to older vespas but I really like the...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-29-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
So I'm going to Nashville Friday for a concert...

So I'm going to Nashville Friday for a concert and I plan on stopping at the local vespa dealer who also has a 2t Stella for sale. I've never had the chance to see a Stella in person so I'm looking...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-27-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
I consider myself a potential buyer for a new or...

I consider myself a potential buyer for a new or new to me scooter in the next 6 months or so. If the auto Stella proves itself reliable for the masses then I will take it into consideration. An auto...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-24-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
I think if they keep the shifty as a option then...

I think if they keep the shifty as a option then the difference between the two will be broad enough to have both scoots in the lineup. I can see how a CVT Stella would be a good thing for a lot of...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-24-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,967
Posted By kyhillbilly
Automatic stella!

http://slowkidsscootergang.wordpress.com/2012/10/21/an-automatic-stella-yes-theyre-making-one/
I've never rode a Stella 2t or 4t but I always loved the way they looked. I think a CVT Stella would be...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-23-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,955
Posted By kyhillbilly
I've owned a Yamaha Morphous 250 and I now own a...

I've owned a Yamaha Morphous 250 and I now own a Honda Helix. The Morph was a pretty cool scoot. lq cooled, fuel injected, odd ball looks, decent storage (although some have more), pretty soft low...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-22-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,101
Posted By kyhillbilly
Hmmm. Looks to much like a Zuma for me. If the...

Hmmm. Looks to much like a Zuma for me. If the price was lower and the top speed higher it would make a good Zuma alternative but just on looks alone I would take a new typhoon 125 over it.
Forum: Battle scooters 10-22-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,488
Posted By kyhillbilly
Man I really dig the modern vespas! I have a...

Man I really dig the modern vespas! I have a feeling I may bid farewell to my ninja 250 this spring and start the hunt for a gt200, gts,250 or maybe even a s150.
Forum: Battle scooters 10-18-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
It was a great looking day so I got the Vino out...

It was a great looking day so I got the Vino out and bummed around a little before work. I try to enjoy the nice days through the week as much as I can because working 2nd shift in a factory REALLY...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-17-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,493
Posted By kyhillbilly
I try to keep most of my scooter purchases under...

I try to keep most of my scooter purchases under $1000 anymore. I may at one point put all my eggs in one basket and buy one scoot to rule them all but until then I'm just gonna whore my self out on...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-17-2013, 01:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,430
Posted By kyhillbilly
I wish I had a SYM dealer close so I could check...

I wish I had a SYM dealer close so I could check one of these out. I would like to know how the power compares to my Helix, The top speed seems to be close. Sharp scoot enjoy!
Forum: Battle scooters 10-17-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,131
Posted By kyhillbilly
I hate to pick on anyone's choice of motorcycle...

I hate to pick on anyone's choice of motorcycle but I think most people who buy a new HD now do so more for the brand then the ride. The HD image appeals to a lot of folks but the first taste of a...
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