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Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-07-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2,127
Views: 221,466
Posted By straightrod
^That is some good writing right there. :-)

^That is some good writing right there. :-)
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-03-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2,127
Views: 221,466
Posted By straightrod
^ Amen to that. I keep looking at bikes wanting...

^ Amen to that. I keep looking at bikes wanting to chop the frame holding the seat, straighten that stinkbug look and affix a proper bench set; of course, I am older than most. :-)
Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 355,887
Posted By straightrod
^ Every time I look at that motor canted down...

^ Every time I look at that motor canted down like that, I think this bike must corner well.
Forum: Road warriors 01-24-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 355,887
Posted By straightrod
^ That is some funny sh#t right there!

^ That is some funny sh#t right there!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-09-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,865
Posted By straightrod
Better add cloaking abilities so we can ride it...

Better add cloaking abilities so we can ride it anywhere we want.
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2,226
Views: 335,486
Posted By straightrod
Co-workers in my office are wondering why I am...

Co-workers in my office are wondering why I am laughing my ass off.
Forum: Road warriors 12-14-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 183,678
Posted By straightrod
^ You have a good point there. Guess we could put...

^ You have a good point there. Guess we could put a different seat on it.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-04-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,253,025
Posted By straightrod
^ Will be waiting for the two-up aspect of your...

^ Will be waiting for the two-up aspect of your report. I want something light that I can tool around on and bring the wife when she is willing.
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,847
Posted By straightrod
To OP: I asked my wife if she would wear a wig....

To OP: I asked my wife if she would wear a wig. All hell broke out. So I asked if she would consider a bag. We both laughed like hell.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-14-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By straightrod
^ My exact thoughts!

^ My exact thoughts!
Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 50,265
Posted By straightrod
^:rofl. I bet she didn't look back!

^:rofl. I bet she didn't look back!
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 2,254
Views: 316,528
Posted By straightrod
^ Well, after all that I am ready for some Thai...

^ Well, after all that I am ready for some Thai meat.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-09-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 332
Views: 59,420
Posted By straightrod
Me too! Half the time I just want to see what...

Me too! Half the time I just want to see what people are talking about.
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 5,775
Views: 1,196,311
Posted By straightrod
^ Looks very comfy!

^ Looks very comfy!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-19-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,253,025
Posted By straightrod
Why is the NC700 a scooter? Where are the little...

Why is the NC700 a scooter? Where are the little tires?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-03-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,371
Posted By straightrod
^That didn't take long!

^That didn't take long!
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,375
Posted By straightrod
There is a reason for the dustpan being visible...

There is a reason for the dustpan being visible in the pic.
Forum: Road warriors 03-22-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 43,977
Posted By straightrod
For me I am naming it Porky Tron.

For me I am naming it Porky Tron.
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 20,154
Posted By straightrod
:rofl Thanks for providing that laugh and the...

:rofl Thanks for providing that laugh and the insight!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-18-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,253,025
Posted By straightrod
That is for sure. When I pick up my DR650 I swear...

That is for sure. When I pick up my DR650 I swear it is a beast and needs to go.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-18-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3,566
Views: 727,975
Posted By straightrod
I think this bike is going to do well, but who...

I think this bike is going to do well, but who knows. Motorcycle riders can be a fickle bunch. They tend to look for fickleness under every damn ficklerock they can find!
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 19,667
Posted By straightrod
^ And you are hauling Trax boxes also! You are...

^ And you are hauling Trax boxes also! You are probably doing OK.
Forum: Equipment 03-18-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By straightrod
I have seen a pic somewhere on ADVrider. I think...

I have seen a pic somewhere on ADVrider. I think it was a Goldwing pulling a kayak. It looked awesome. I think it is totally doable and there are allot of bikes that could pull what you are...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-12-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6,887
Views: 1,253,025
Posted By straightrod
That is because it is too cold to ride there....

That is because it is too cold to ride there. :rofl
Forum: Face plant 03-10-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 12,770
Posted By straightrod
Just remember in San Diego lane splitting on the...

Just remember in San Diego lane splitting on the freeways is a common occurrence and they go allot faster than than the cars they are passing.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-10-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 701
Views: 72,981
Posted By straightrod
Keep on stroking buddy. I lost an inch in height...

Keep on stroking buddy. I lost an inch in height just because I am older, but I want and need to ride my current ride DR650. Be nice to get something KTMish for a lighter experience. It's not that...
Forum: The Garage 03-05-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,650
Posted By straightrod
I needed this when putting together some...

I needed this when putting together some electrical connections in the hold of a sit on top kayak that was exposed to salt water. I ended up hot gluing the entire connection up to one inch of the...
Forum: Road warriors 03-05-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 93,969
Posted By straightrod
^ There is a man with his priorities straight!

^ There is a man with his priorities straight!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-03-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 28,308
Posted By straightrod
Taters gonna tate.

Taters gonna tate.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,093
Posted By straightrod
It will. I once had this encrustation on my balls...

It will. I once had this encrustation on my balls and Sancho, my beagle...
Forum: Road warriors 02-22-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 93,969
Posted By straightrod
Thanks for your input. I've seen more than a few...

Thanks for your input. I've seen more than a few FZ6's filtering through traffic out here and hearing that the NC700X is better because of low CG is quite a statement.
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 93,969
Posted By straightrod
May seem like a crazy question to some, but:...

May seem like a crazy question to some, but: which bike do you think would be better at lane splitting? Orange County, Ca commute of 30 miles one way with lots of traffic and the opportunity to, ride...
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,510
Posted By straightrod
Nothing over 115, she starts banging her helmet...

Nothing over 115, she starts banging her helmet onto mine!:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 02-11-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,759
Posted By straightrod
Truth be told, that is where most of us live.

Truth be told, that is where most of us live.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-07-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,690
Posted By straightrod
^That be true and it would not weigh a ton.

^That be true and it would not weigh a ton.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-31-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,359
Posted By straightrod
I thought is was a flax seed shipment from...

I thought is was a flax seed shipment from Finland.
Forum: Road warriors 01-31-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 3,168
Views: 649,344
Posted By straightrod
^ we always get the shaft in Cali:rofl

^ we always get the shaft in Cali:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 01-29-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 196,474
Posted By straightrod
Wondering, out of these three models which would...

Wondering, out of these three models which would do best at casual two-up? Any opinions welcome. We are not big 5'8" & 5'3".
Thinking the NX700 would be better for this, but I like the 500X.
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 4,375
Views: 777,835
Posted By straightrod
^ No shit!!

^ No shit!!
Forum: Road warriors 01-23-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,046
Posted By straightrod
:evil They don't call you the snakecharmr for...

:evil They don't call you the snakecharmr for nothing.
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