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Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 110,243
Posted By stripple
I completely agree. I'm surprised that more...

I completely agree. I'm surprised that more manufacturers don't make something like this. Yeah, there's the Scrambler:huh, but you have to drop 3k into it to be a great bike. This thing has all the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 370,491
Posted By stripple
That is EXACTLY what I was looking for. Thank...

That is EXACTLY what I was looking for. Thank you, sir!!:clap
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 370,491
Posted By stripple
I'm only about 5ft 9in tall, and I tip the scales...

I'm only about 5ft 9in tall, and I tip the scales at 170-175. I don't need much room to move around. In fact the FZ's perch seems like a place that I could spend all day.:D

Just concerned about...
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 370,491
Posted By stripple
Thank you, cls. :D I did some long trips on...

Thank you, cls. :D

I did some long trips on my Speed3, the only limiting factor was the lean forward to the bars. It wasn't much, but it was enough to aggravate my neck and trap injuries. The wind...
Forum: Road warriors 04-12-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 370,491
Posted By stripple
Andylaser, is that a stock color scheme shown in...

Andylaser, is that a stock color scheme shown in the pictures that you posted? I like that! I'm a bit jealous that we don't get it!.. But, I do very much like the orange that we have here. :D
Forum: Road warriors 04-12-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 370,491
Posted By stripple
Eh? 09 owners, how has the bike been working for you...

09 owners, how has the bike been working for you when doing long rides?

Because of a death in the family, and the need to look after my grandmother, I drive/ride from Salem Or. to Pendleton Or....
Forum: Road warriors 04-09-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 110,243
Posted By stripple
Fucking hell, LR, that is a beautiful motorcycle....

Fucking hell, LR, that is a beautiful motorcycle. :huh


This bike is not really what I'm looking for, but it is quickly rising to the top of the list because it's just so damn easy on the eyes....
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
What's that? It's purdy!:wink:

What's that? It's purdy!:wink:
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 11,667
Posted By stripple
TC? To handle all of it's unbridled horsepower?...

TC? To handle all of it's unbridled horsepower? :huh

You would have to be trying quite hard to loose traction on this under powered scooter thing. Or, be on ice I suppose...:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 110,243
Posted By stripple
Oh, and thank you for posting that, Omarius.:D

Oh, and thank you for posting that, Omarius.:D
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 110,243
Posted By stripple
As I said above, I don't need everything to be...

As I said above, I don't need everything to be R1/S1KRR fast. I was just inquiring because I have no experience with the R12 motor. It's acceleration certainly looks sufficient.

To my eyes, it...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 110,243
Posted By stripple
I find the 9T an interesting machine. Thank you...

I find the 9T an interesting machine. Thank you for sharing your experience with the bike.:D

Would you mind telling me about the bikes power? The only experience I have with a these particular...
Forum: Road warriors 04-03-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,836
Posted By stripple
I was reading the thread and planning to suggest...

I was reading the thread and planning to suggest the CBR1K because I love that bike and it's ooey gooey torquey motor.:wink:

But then I saw the picture of your 750. Umm, I think that you got the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-03-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 17,798
Posted By stripple
You guys are making some really good posts...

You guys are making some really good posts considering the costs of this product. Forgive me if it's already been mentioned, but I believe what Big Red is trying to do here is to set itself apart...
Forum: Road warriors 04-03-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 17,798
Posted By stripple
My few thousand miles with a 5th gen VFR800...

My few thousand miles with a 5th gen VFR800 wasn't very memorable. In fact I found the bike to be the most capable, yet most boring bike I had ever known.

That said, I have always felt that Honda...
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 117,159
Posted By stripple
Oh my!:eek1 thanks for the info, sir. :D

Oh my!:eek1 thanks for the info, sir. :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 567
Views: 117,159
Posted By stripple
DesertSurfer, would you mind telling me where you...

DesertSurfer, would you mind telling me where you acquired that headlight fairing? That is a damn nice looking motorcycle!:evil
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 57,899
Posted By stripple
That's a looker right there boss. Great color to....

That's a looker right there boss. Great color to. Bar end mirrors would make it even easier on the eyes. Congrats! :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-31-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 11,033
Posted By stripple
Hot damn I love me a M1100.:D

Hot damn I love me a M1100.:D
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
Sweet Jeeezzzus! That is pure porn. :cry ...

Sweet Jeeezzzus! That is pure porn. :cry

That, my friends is exactly why Honda's new neutered 'direction' is something to lament.:cry
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2014, 02:03 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 11,033
Posted By stripple
How about a S1000ST? Wrap it in a pretty fairing...

How about a S1000ST? Wrap it in a pretty fairing and call it good. They sure make a handsome bike in the F800ST, give it a similar treatment.:wink:

I don't see the need for the mild DS pretense....
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
I'd not argue that.

I'd not argue that.
Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
Glad to hear that someone concurs. You can get...

Glad to hear that someone concurs. You can get tarred and feathered around many different types of motorcyclists for spouting heresy about the beloved VFR. I expected to really enjoy the bike when I...
Forum: Road warriors 03-28-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 36,302
Posted By stripple
Beautiful! Thank you, sir, for posting those pics!

Beautiful! Thank you, sir, for posting those pics!
Forum: Road warriors 03-28-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
[QUOTE=Juilin;23804563]I'm between the VFR And a...

[QUOTE=Juilin;23804563]I'm between the VFR And a Ninja 1000 now. Told you it changes daily.


My opinion on the VFR is that it is a very usable, well designed, good motorcycle. And, it's mind...
Forum: Road warriors 03-25-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 57,899
Posted By stripple
That's a damn fine looking ZRX right there. One...

That's a damn fine looking ZRX right there. One of the best looking ones I have seen.:D

Care to tell us about it?:ear
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,193
Posted By stripple
I know that it's a hell of a long way from an...

I know that it's a hell of a long way from an S1000rr, but I gotta say, the Ninja 1000 is a pretty great bike. Really comfy and it really moves nicely! Lots of punch from the bottom, (feels like a...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 922
Posted By stripple
It is a wet clutch. And, I like a fast,...

It is a wet clutch.

And, I like a fast, peppy bike. I can tell you that the M1100 is most definately a fast bike. It's not R1 fast, but it does just fine in a straight line.:wink:
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 922
Posted By stripple
What draws you to it? What are you looking for in...

What draws you to it? What are you looking for in a bike? It's a pretty specific type of machine, certainly not an "all rounder", in my opinion. Some would probably argue that...Actually, this is...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 6,350
Views: 943,088
Posted By stripple
SBK Factory rework?:huh:ear

SBK Factory rework?:huh:ear
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,643
Posted By stripple
Damn, that's a hell of a lot of motorcycle for...

Damn, that's a hell of a lot of motorcycle for $2,500! Good on ya.:freaky
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,639
Posted By stripple
Oh. My. GAWD!!:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1 It's...

Oh. My. GAWD!!:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1

It's as if someone reached into my brain and pulled from it my image of the perfect S3. Sweet baby Jesus...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,639
Posted By stripple
I agree! They make great bikes, I'd be very...

I agree! They make great bikes, I'd be very tempted by a Triumph 1xxx.:wink:
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,639
Posted By stripple
Holy shit! A 1050 turbo/sc, makes my knees...

Holy shit! A 1050 turbo/sc, makes my knees weak.:eek1:clap
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,639
Posted By stripple
Where's Triumph's Liter Bike?

I really like the Daytona 675. But, I don't want a 600. I had a Speed Triple 1050 for years and I loved, LOVED that bike.:evil

I was talking to a friend about this earlier. He said, 'Why doesn't...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,193
Posted By stripple
Or the Streetfighter?:huh That bike epitomized...

Or the Streetfighter?:huh That bike epitomized the goofy, broken, transformer look.
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 1,889
Views: 533,348
Posted By stripple
Shit. Godamn beautiful!!:evil ^^^^

Shit. Godamn beautiful!!:evil ^^^^
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,193
Posted By stripple
Sounds like just about the same timeline as...

Sounds like just about the same timeline as myself. I bought my first 1000 at 26, after a string of CBR600's. I totally understand where you're at. I get the lust for the "Euro money dumpster". I...
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,193
Posted By stripple
One more thing, The 2008-current...

One more thing,


The 2008-current CBR1000RR is a pretty phenomenal motorcycle. Seriously, you might want to try one out. You can get them for as little as 7Kish. That leaves a whole lot of dough...
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,193
Posted By stripple
Listen to this guy, ^ he knows what he's talking...

Listen to this guy, ^ he knows what he's talking about.:D

Mind if I ask how old you are? And, are the two 600's your first two street bikes? if you have only had 600cc sport bikes, I feel safe in...
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