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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,325
Posted By devonrider
So based on that, do you think there is a case...

So based on that, do you think there is a case for making Hiz Viz bike wear compulsory.
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,268
Posted By devonrider
Stunning. Anyone who buys a Kawasaki W800 over...

Stunning.
Anyone who buys a Kawasaki W800 over THAT needs their head testing.
Saw one the other day with a full ARROW exhaust system and it sounded awsome.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,325
Posted By devonrider
I've always taken claims that reflective clothing...

I've always taken claims that reflective clothing prevents accidents with a pinch of salt.
Have any studies been carried out that can prove this.
Personally, I think what we have here is a bunch of...
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,268
Posted By devonrider
I love the Triumph Bonnie and am thinking of...

I love the Triumph Bonnie and am thinking of getting one.
Here's the inspiration for this thread.
What do you think, as an owner.
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,268
Posted By devonrider
Triumph Bonnie

The real deal, or a copy of the original ?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-08-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,325
Posted By devonrider
Oh for crying out loud if you're that worried...

Oh for crying out loud if you're that worried about it take the car.:huh



Look forward to seeing the stats that back up that litle nugget.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-07-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 8,253
Views: 3,281,595
Posted By devonrider
The best bike Guzzi ever made for me. ...

The best bike Guzzi ever made for me.

http://img684.imageshack.us/img684/9733/kgrhqmokpye1q65pbwbnmqd.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/684/kgrhqmokpye1q65pbwbnmqd.jpg/)
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 11:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 23,948
Posted By devonrider
Isn't that engine from the Virago ?

Isn't that engine from the Virago ?
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 11:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,290
Posted By devonrider
I never understand this type of thread. Why are...

I never understand this type of thread.
Why are people so lacking in confidence in their own decision making ability, that that they need to come onto a forum and ask total strangers to decide for...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 524
Posted By devonrider
Man starts bike on driveway, then rides off. ...

Man starts bike on driveway, then rides off.
The End.
That was really, erm interesting.
:huh
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 11:32 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
Potatoe Potato The original W was still a copy,...

Potatoe Potato
The original W was still a copy, not an original.
It was designed to mimick Brit bikes.
Why can't they build something original and fresh, rather than re-hash someone elses...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
On the W800, the Kawasaki logo is interestingly...

On the W800, the Kawasaki logo is interestingly absent from the fuel tank.
So why is that.
Just a big letter W.
In fact unless you look closely, you can't find the word Kawasaki on it at all.
So...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
You clearly do not know much about bikes. The...

You clearly do not know much about bikes.
The Japanese copy.
That is a plain and simple fact.
Kawasaki's W800 is a copy of the Bonnie.
There is no getting away from it and whilst it might have a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 20,107
Posted By devonrider
Erm, didn't Arnie recently have to undergo a...

Erm, didn't Arnie recently have to undergo a triple heart bypass op
:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 11:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,850
Posted By devonrider
BMW final drive failures are not limited to the R...

BMW final drive failures are not limited to the R bikes.
http://www.i-bmw.com/showthread.php?t=29930
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
The W800 has been bought out to compete with...

The W800 has been bought out to compete with Triumphs Bonnieville.
It is a carbon copy.
I know the Triumph is not as good, but I believe it will always outsell the W800, which will eventually fall...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,470
Posted By devonrider
You are an ignorant fool if you believe that a...

You are an ignorant fool if you believe that a 1.5mm leather suit is going to prevent broken bones and internal injuries.
It isn't.
You are clearly a new rider who hasn't a clue so I will give an...
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
So what does this article conclude. That the...

So what does this article conclude.
That the W800 is a better bike than the Bonnie ?
Yeah OK, probably true, but missing something very important.
I'll elaborate.
There are Japanese cruisers that...
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 44,704
Posted By devonrider
Someone here wrote they had bought the BMW R1200...

Someone here wrote they had bought the BMW R1200 R over this.
They must need their f***ing head testing
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
But surely if you believed that you would have...

But surely if you believed that you would have just ignored.
Isn' that the golden rule with trolls.
:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 119,216
Posted By devonrider
I was really surprised at the demise of the...

I was really surprised at the demise of the GSX1400.
It was a strong seller for Suzuki.
One of the guys at my local bike shop told me they had to drop it because they couldn't get it through the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
Actually the W650 was a poor seller worldwide. ...

Actually the W650 was a poor seller worldwide.
I was surprised to see it being reincarnated at all.
The reason could be that since it first appeared, sales of retro's have gone from strength to...
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 119,216
Posted By devonrider
But I'll bet there are plenty of straightforward...

But I'll bet there are plenty of straightforward naked bikes in the US marketplace, just as there are everywhere else.
You get Triumphs, Harleys, Moto Guzzi's and BMW's I assume ?
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
But you're contributing as much to the abs debate...

But you're contributing as much to the abs debate as I am.
You hypocrite
:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 119,216
Posted By devonrider
Oh come on, you're not really looking are you. ...

Oh come on, you're not really looking are you.
As well as Triumphs and Harleys, there are Moto Guzzi still making low tech easy to work on bikes.
If you want something with more power, there's...
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
So does your car have ABS ? :rofl

So does your car have ABS ?
:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
Yeah spoken like a true sunny sunday rider who's...

Yeah spoken like a true sunny sunday rider who's bike has never seen rain.
Those of us who do actually use our bikes for a bit more than a jaunt to the local park & pose venue once a week, might...
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
Don't be so judgemental I am a firm advocate of...

Don't be so judgemental
I am a firm advocate of abs, even though my bike doesn't have it, but if it had been a option, I would have done.
As regards your first comment.
All bikes will have abs...
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 310,959
Posted By devonrider
You kind of miss the point of abs. It's not a...

You kind of miss the point of abs.
It's not a performance enhancing accessory, and it's application has nothing to do with racing.
The fact is that situations where reflexes take over from logical...
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,918
Posted By devonrider
My mistake I admit, they didn't copy Honda. ...

My mistake
I admit, they didn't copy Honda.
They copied the others
:rofl


So the CX's do indeed have what is technically termed, an alternator.
Thankyou.
I knew we'd get there in the end.
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,918
Posted By devonrider
:rofl

:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,918
Posted By devonrider
so the cx500 does indeed have an alternator yes...

so the cx500 does indeed have an alternator
yes ????????
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,972
Posted By devonrider
No doubt that the K1200RS is a good bike, but...

No doubt that the K1200RS is a good bike, but there are cheaper options out there that can do the job just as well.
Unless you're fussed about shaft drive, consider the Kawasaki ZZR1100/1200 or an...
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,918
Posted By devonrider
So I guess this is a figment of my imagination ...

So I guess this is a figment of my imagination


http://www.cmsnl.com/honda-cx500-1978-usa_model1065/partslist/E++15.html
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,842
Posted By devonrider
But you're judging the market place by according...

But you're judging the market place by according to your tastes.
The fact is, that the Japanese, in particular Honda, do dominate motorcycle sales world wide just as they have done for the last...
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,842
Posted By devonrider
Maybe, but the fact is they need to get the...

Maybe, but the fact is they need to get the business somewhere, and the fact is that the western world is in deep recession, and people are just not buying bikes the way they did.
You can't expect...
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,842
Posted By devonrider
Wow You guys really get your fuel cheap. Here...

Wow
You guys really get your fuel cheap.
Here in England we're paying 6 which is nearly $10
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,918
Posted By devonrider
So I ask again. Please elaborate on this :rofl

So I ask again.
Please elaborate on this
:rofl
Forum: Old's Cool 04-23-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,667
Posted By devonrider
Very nice.

Very nice.
Forum: Old's Cool 04-23-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 7,406
Views: 3,443,667
Posted By devonrider
I'm not interested in what it was. What is it...

I'm not interested in what it was.
What is it now.
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