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Forum: Beasts 09-12-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 21,415
Views: 6,196,101
Posted By ARDirt
No need to use more than 87. Doesn't really get...

No need to use more than 87. Doesn't really get you anything.
Forum: Beasts 06-27-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 21,415
Views: 6,196,101
Posted By ARDirt
[QUOTE=TerryK;24492603]Guys I have had my...

[QUOTE=TerryK;24492603]Guys I have had my Scrambler since 2008 & I love it but in my mind it's not an off road or adventure bike, leave that to the KTM's, BMW's, Yamaha's etc.
Sure it will do dirt /...
Forum: Beasts 06-18-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 21,415
Views: 6,196,101
Posted By ARDirt
Same bike and write up here in AR. Definitely a...

Same bike and write up here in AR. Definitely a scam.
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
I am 6' with a 34 inseam. Felt a bit cramped and...

I am 6' with a 34 inseam. Felt a bit cramped and knees felt high.
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2013, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
My local dealer just got one in. I sat on it,...

My local dealer just got one in. I sat on it, listened to it run, checked it over, and wiped my drool off it several times. Was in my work close and the weather was a bit to cool to ride without...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
I guess better a troller than a stalker! BTW...I...

I guess better a troller than a stalker! BTW...I have only had one account on here and have never been booted. I usually use the site to get good information from knowledgable posters. Interesting...
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
It really is none of your business if someone has...

It really is none of your business if someone has a stipulation that a bike has to have ABS. It is a preference just like choosing to live in Florida. It may seem stupid to some people but it is...
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
I don't even know what that means. Really stupid...

I don't even know what that means. Really stupid comment.
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 66,221
Posted By ARDirt
And if you still have your pirate costume from...

And if you still have your pirate costume from Halloween when you were a kid you will save money on clothes.
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
Since the FZ8 does not come with ABS I won't even...

Since the FZ8 does not come with ABS I won't even look at it. Ok, I looked but wouldn't consider because of no ABS. But the CB wins out anyway on looks and has ABS!
Forum: Road warriors 02-12-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4,062
Views: 626,099
Posted By ARDirt
Was hoping to start seeing some full blown ride...

Was hoping to start seeing some full blown ride test in the March issues of the mags but so far haven't seen anything. If someone see's something please post. This bike is also calling me!!!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-29-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 101,432
Posted By ARDirt
I would think pricing would be up soon. Check...

I would think pricing would be up soon. Check with your dealer on delivery dates as the vary. Am also looking at the 700 and really like the grey and want all the options.
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-23-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,681
Posted By ARDirt
Thanks! Was wondering about the F658 to see if...

Thanks! Was wondering about the F658 to see if they will take the horsepower up to the F800.
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-23-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,681
Posted By ARDirt
When does 2013 infom come out on BMW's?

Just curious if there are going to be big changes before I buy a 2012. Thanks!
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-08-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,491
Posted By ARDirt
I disagree with the comment these are not...

I disagree with the comment these are not off-road bikes. They are "Off-Road" if you want to ride dirt roads or groomed trails as in the pictures early in the post. What they are not are serious...
Forum: Beasts 01-20-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,909
Posted By ARDirt
Triumph Scrambler or Tiger 800ABS or BMW 650GS Twin

Ok, just pondering what to buy. I am a dirt rider mostly and have been riding off road for years. When I was younger I road a Honda Scrambler and loved just exploring backroads on it. Am thinking...
Forum: Beasts 01-16-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21,415
Views: 6,196,101
Posted By ARDirt
Love the look of the Matte Black for 2012. Just...

Love the look of the Matte Black for 2012. Just may have to get me one of those. Was considering the 800 ABS Tiger but really love the look of the Scrambler. Just wish they had ABS and it would be...
Forum: Beasts 10-31-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,737
Posted By ARDirt
2012 Wee or 2012 BMW F650GS

What are your thoughts on this? Pro's / Con's?
Forum: Beasts 01-15-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,469
Posted By ARDirt
Would you trade your Scram for the new 800?

Just curious what you all think? I had a 09 Bonnie but sold it because I am more of a dirt / adventure rider. Was looking for a Scram but now I think I may wait for the 800. I don't plan to ride...
Forum: Beasts 12-21-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 21,397
Views: 3,785,627
Posted By ARDirt
Hey Huckleberry...Thanks for the reply. I also...

Hey Huckleberry...Thanks for the reply. I also have been looking at the 650 Twin versus the 800 for the same reason. The height of the bike isn't an issue for me as I am 6' with 34 inseam and am...
Forum: Beasts 12-20-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 21,397
Views: 3,785,627
Posted By ARDirt
Ok, have to jump in here and ask some questions...

Ok, have to jump in here and ask some questions just for perspective. I have been looking at the BMW's but love these bikes. My question is do you really need the XC if 90% or even 80% of your...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-24-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 742
Posted By ARDirt
F650GS White Aluminum Pics

Hey does anybody have any pics of the 650 in White Alminum with engne guards. Trying to decide on color and my local dealer only has the blue.

Thanks!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,748
Posted By ARDirt
ESA or Not

Searched for this but didn't find anything so thought I would ask. Looking at an 09GS that does not have the ESA. Wondering to those that have it or had it, is it really a big deal and a good...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-21-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7,746
Views: 2,551,442
Posted By ARDirt
Hey Redleg, I am looking at both bikes right now...

Hey Redleg, I am looking at both bikes right now that you have and trying to decide between them. I am an experienced dirt rider, trails, single track, technical stuff, but am looking for something...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 927
Posted By ARDirt
Thanks! I heard that about the grey bikes but...

Thanks! I heard that about the grey bikes but didn't know if it was true.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 927
Posted By ARDirt
09 12GS Grey Matte

Hey does anybody have the Grey Matte color and how do you like it? Don't want to start a color war but am considering a new 09 and the looked at the Grey Matte which is almost black. Wondered how...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2010, 01:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,020
Posted By ARDirt
Thanks so far for the input. Yea, I don't intend...

Thanks so far for the input. Yea, I don't intend for the bike to replace the light dirt bikes I have when I want to do some serious trails, hills, and technical single track. I just am looking for...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-02-2010, 11:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 16,336
Posted By ARDirt
800GS or 1200GS

Ok, I am asking this question here and in the GSSpot for comparison. Am considering a BWM and trying to decide between the two. I am a dirt rider but want to be able to do more adventure riding on a...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,020
Posted By ARDirt
12OOGS or 800GS

Ok, I may ask this question here and in the 800 site as i expect to get more 1200 supporters here. Anyway, am considering a BWM and trying to decide between the two. I am a dirt rider but want to...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-01-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 8,634
Views: 666,022
Posted By ARDirt
Hey Cup...How much of the ride was dirt like in...

Hey Cup...How much of the ride was dirt like in the pictures and did it get anymore technical than dirt roads? Looks like a fun ride!!

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,121
Posted By ARDirt
Best 250 dirt bike is the Honda CRF250x. Is not...

Best 250 dirt bike is the Honda CRF250x. Is not street legal but is a blast on trails and in the woods. Light weight, wide ratio gearing, 4 stroke, electric start.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-06-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 673
Posted By ARDirt
You may also want to post in the Arkansas BS...

You may also want to post in the Arkansas BS thread.
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2009, 12:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,321
Posted By ARDirt
Agree with the comment on the XR250. You could...

Agree with the comment on the XR250. You could also look at the Yamaha TTR250 which are also bullit proof and good bikes. You can usually find them cheap. A great bike though and the most fun dirt...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-02-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,136
Posted By ARDirt
Wr250r

Hey 10Cup...thanks for the info. BTW we met up at the BMW dealer just after you bought the F800. I was looking at them and the F650GS. Ended up buying a Triumph but like you I sold it and need a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-01-2009, 06:13 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,136
Posted By ARDirt
Wr250r

Hey 10Cup can you give me some input on your WR250R? Looked at one yesterday while picking up a battery for my TTR250 that I use for woods riding mostly at Wite Rock. Need an adventure bike I can...
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2009, 06:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,685
Posted By ARDirt
Hey, really appreciate the replies so far....

Hey, really appreciate the replies so far. Concerning the way I will ride, I want something fun to just run around the back and mountain roads here in Arkansas. May explore the occasional fire road...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,685
Posted By ARDirt
Wee or Triumph Scrambler

Ok, was about to buy a 09 wee and sat on a scrambler. Love the old school look. Any comparisons between the two other than the obvious?
Forum: Beasts 02-24-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,160
Posted By ARDirt
Versys - Moto of the year for 2008?

Seems the Versys is getting a lot of accolades as Bike of the Year by a few magazines. Was getting ready to buy a WABS but maybe should consider thre Versys? Any thoughts???
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-30-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,472
Posted By ARDirt
BMW F650GS Twin Versus 09 DL650 Wee

Ok, I really hate to do this but I have to ask for feedback on the two bikes and comparisons of some real people have ridden both. Have seen the review on video which was about 2 minutes but want...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-26-2008, 07:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,076
Posted By ARDirt
Here is my position on this. Disagree with the...

Here is my position on this. Disagree with the dealer pushing the lowered bike. Flat footing is only needed when stopped and really you should be moving most of the time. As far as taking the bike...
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