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Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 19,992
Posted By mrnoitall
It's way too early to make any real prediction. I...

It's way too early to make any real prediction. I was referring more so to the western world, if it ever comes here. Two years from now we will have a much better idea
Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 19,992
Posted By mrnoitall
I agree, especially with the hard bags. It's an...

I agree, especially with the hard bags. It's an odd creature... and yet I want one. At least Honda has the balls to come up with these things. I have a feeling the Intregra will go the way of the DN...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 19,992
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm not confused and I understand that an...

I'm not confused and I understand that an Imperial gallon is roughly 1.2 US gallons. Perhaps I should have been clearer. I don't believe there is a 700cc vehicle that can be ridden normally and get...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-06-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,746
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm not using the Morphous as an example. The...

I'm not using the Morphous as an example. The Morphous actually cruises at a higher speed than my other 250 scooters and it still will not cruise easily at 75mph. Come and try both of my Helix...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
I would love to try one but I'm not buying the...

I would love to try one but I'm not buying the MPG figures on the Honda Integra. What makes you think it's coming to the States?
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,746
Posted By mrnoitall
There are so many things contained in this post...

There are so many things contained in this post that are wrong. A250cc scooter can cruise in excess of 75mph and go over hilly terrain and mountain passes no problem? Come down and ride one of my...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
:huh. They can't produce a scooter free of...

:huh. They can't produce a scooter free of excessive vibration due to the EPA?
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 19,992
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm not buying the MPG numbers on this or the...

I'm not buying the MPG numbers on this or the Integra. There are some crazy figures being thrown around.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
double post

double post
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
It wont effect the amount of torque the engine...

It wont effect the amount of torque the engine produces but it if you do not believe it effects the torque that it "transferred" to the rear wheel, try taking 50% of your rollers out and see what ...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-04-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm not big on mods, I find that as human beings,...

I'm not big on mods, I find that as human beings, we often perceive different as better. It's hard to image why the rollers in the Swing would cause issues considering Honda's vast experience...
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 66,529
Posted By mrnoitall
Interesting because at 240lbs I rode my brothers...

Interesting because at 240lbs I rode my brothers 2010 650r all day yesterday and never thought the rear shock did anything but function perfectly fine.
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 482,516
Posted By mrnoitall
I agree. I sat on one at my local dealer and my...

I agree. I sat on one at my local dealer and my 07 ninja 250 is much more comfortable. I also rode a tu250.. A much more comfortable machine but the seat was not as padded as I expected and the...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-03-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
It's a reasonable assumption that scooter riders...

It's a reasonable assumption that scooter riders would take a look at the NC700. I'm a scooter rider and I'm looking at it an it's fairly big news on this scooter forum. I like scooters and...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-03-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,055
Posted By mrnoitall
I think it's a shame that you have to pay for...

I think it's a shame that you have to pay for after market parts and the time and or money to have them installed, just to make your 250cc scooter perform like most other 250 scooters.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-03-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
:huh What I said had nothing to do with my...

:huh What I said had nothing to do with my opinion. I said a 400 Burgman is better on the highway than my Helix. That's not opinion.

I'm not sure if you read and understood my post. You are...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-03-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
IT all depends on the purpose. The BV is gigantic...

IT all depends on the purpose. The BV is gigantic compared to a Honda Metropolitan. The reason people like the bigger scooters is because they are great on the highway. My Helix will get you from...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8,706
Views: 1,452,899
Posted By mrnoitall
That's what's important. It's all about...

That's what's important. It's all about connecting. I did'nt really connect with it but I only rode it 50 miles or so.

The first time my brother rode it down to see me ( about 50 miles) I asked...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-02-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm sure it has something to do with the fact...

I'm sure it has something to do with the fact that I was riding a Yamaha Morphous at the time which was the most stable and smoothest two wheeled vehicle i've ever owned. It was embarrassingly slow...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-02-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
:huh.. The same thing because they use the same...

:huh.. The same thing because they use the same engine? Everything else is completely different.
Forum: Battle scooters 07-02-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,160
Posted By mrnoitall
I was just at my local Wegmans reading a review...

I was just at my local Wegmans reading a review of this scooter in one of the magazines and the article said it will be cheaper than both the TMAX and the New BMWs. I forget the exact price but it...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-01-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,699
Posted By mrnoitall
Annoying idiots like you...

Annoying idiots like you...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-01-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
Here is a link from a 2011 Maxi scooter shootout....

Here is a link from a 2011 Maxi scooter shootout. Four riders, Three of them picked the Tmax, The fourth liked the Burgman because it was a big comfy couch.. or words to that effect.
...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-01-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 30,450
Posted By mrnoitall
. It's a German designed scooter that uses a...

. It's a German designed scooter that uses a Kymco engine. Nothing new. Kymco has been manufacturing engines and scooters for top Japanese and other manufactures for decades. BMW has been putting...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8,706
Views: 1,452,899
Posted By mrnoitall
But did'nt you say, not too long ago, that you...

But did'nt you say, not too long ago, that you were selling the TU and keeping your CB200?
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8,706
Views: 1,452,899
Posted By mrnoitall
I finally had the chance to ride a TU250... My...

I finally had the chance to ride a TU250... My brother bought one. All I can say is, cool little bike but I'm glad I rode one before I bought one. It's fun but pretty weak.. and almost too light. ...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,700
Posted By mrnoitall
I'm not sure what you are reading but I've owned...

I'm not sure what you are reading but I've owned and or ridden all of the above. The Tmax is far and away the best handling and overall performer. The Burgman 650 has more power which shows itself on...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,242
Posted By mrnoitall
Did you order the OEM Honda part? The Chinese...

Did you order the OEM Honda part? The Chinese ones are on ebay for $99. The Honda is like $350. I need two Helix mufflers. I'm going to try one of the Chinese ones.
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,654
Posted By mrnoitall
I have a ninja 250, Two Helixes and a little...

I have a ninja 250, Two Helixes and a little 50cc Yamaha Scooter. I've had other motorcycles and scooters ( SIlverwing Morphous).. The Ninja is fun you are always racing the engine to get it to go...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 43,096
Posted By mrnoitall
That's nonsense my friend. You must have a...

That's nonsense my friend.
You must have a magic Morphous because there are (were)Two Morphouses in my family and I've ridden three all together and 85mph is not possible due to the built in...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 975
Posted By mrnoitall
This is not accurate. All years have a 12" front...

This is not accurate. All years have a 12" front and 10 rear.


To answer the TS, From 86 until 91 Honda used steal wheels. From 1992 and on they switched to aluminum alloy wheels. If you...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-30-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 43,096
Posted By mrnoitall
We owned two ..

I paid $1700 for my 06 Morphous with 250 miles on it. My brother paid $1900 for his 08 with 200 miles on it.

Both now sold, fun scooters.. super stable and smooth. Because it is so stable and...
Forum: Beasts 04-20-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 54,274
Posted By mrnoitall
Right, because the redesigned gas tank and...

Right, because the redesigned gas tank and plastics really clarify the bike's purpose It's all relative but $8600 cash for ANY-thing.. does not scream minimal to me. I had a hard enough time...
Forum: Beasts 04-20-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,444
Posted By mrnoitall
Right, just like you have to pull the sheet metal...

Right, just like you have to pull the sheet metal off your car to determine quality. People amaze me.

Two hours with the bike is a casual look to this idiot.

Yep definitely an idiot.

...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-19-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,939
Posted By mrnoitall
That does not sound right. I've owned two helixes...

That does not sound right. I've owned two helixes and have talked to ruckus owners who have owned or ridden helixes and they say they are very comparable in speed.. The helix having perhaps a little...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-19-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,036
Posted By mrnoitall
$80? Yikes, I've owned two helixes and never paid...

$80? Yikes, I've owned two helixes and never paid anywhere near $80 for a OEM belt.
K = thousands.
The bystarter would not effect startup in anything but cold weather. Some people remove the...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-03-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,874
Posted By mrnoitall
After taking a number or long trips on a couple...

After taking a number or long trips on a couple of 250cc scooters... I don't see a 150cc scooter being up to the challenge of highway riding.
Forum: Battle scooters 03-31-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,737
Posted By mrnoitall
I believe they made changes in the clutch......

I believe they made changes in the clutch... There were some complaints of excessive vibration during acceleration . At least that's my recollection. I also recall the pre 2007 modes required valve...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-31-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,345
Posted By mrnoitall
These scooters don't look as aesthetically...

These scooters don't look as aesthetically pleasing on the go as they do sitting still. At least that's my first impression. I predict the TMAX will win the shootouts among the motorcycle websites. ...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-31-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,737
Posted By mrnoitall
I owned a Morphous, and my brother bought one...

I owned a Morphous, and my brother bought one after riding mine a few times. We both got incredible deals.. They are not popular so the market for them is tiny... The ysell for cheap.. Mine had 250...
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