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Forum: Road warriors 08-30-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,510
Posted By Dave.0
I'm in at 6500

I'm in at 6500
Forum: Racing 08-25-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 135,136
Posted By Dave.0
The whole Rosberg/Hamilton thing is getting a bit...

The whole Rosberg/Hamilton thing is getting a bit overblown. Looked like a pure racing incident, those things happen every race. Its too bad Hamilton was taken out, because although I think he is a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-23-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 33,015
Views: 8,047,661
Posted By Dave.0
when you have supermoto sliders on your boots

when you have supermoto sliders on your boots
Forum: Road warriors 08-19-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 44,695
Posted By Dave.0
I love my multistrada and haven't had any issues...

I love my multistrada and haven't had any issues in just under 41000 miles, but this looks like it could be a sweet replacement. I might give it a year and see what shakes out, and see if EBR comes...
Forum: Road warriors 08-08-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 75,269
Posted By Dave.0
I think this is a great looking bike and should...

I think this is a great looking bike and should have excellent performance for what it is. As far as people traveling on it, I agree that as it sits its not really a touring bike, but people will...
Forum: Road warriors 08-07-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 145,551
Posted By Dave.0
^^^^ those slicks look pretty shagged, so I...

^^^^

those slicks look pretty shagged, so I doubt they were pussy footing around
Forum: Road warriors 08-04-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3,661
Views: 404,048
Posted By Dave.0
this thread is really:dhorse:dhorse, but I looked...

this thread is really:dhorse:dhorse, but I looked at these bikes at the Moto GP in austin. They are nice. I'm not sure they support the asking price, but I guess the market will decide. They said...
Forum: Road warriors 08-02-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By Dave.0
I rode the S in Austin. Its a capable bike, but...

I rode the S in Austin. Its a capable bike, but it doesn't do anything great. There certainly is a novelty to having an electric bike, and when I lived in Dallas, I came close to getting one. The...
Forum: Road warriors 07-30-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,341
Posted By Dave.0
I'd take a look at the Ducati Multistrada 1200...

I'd take a look at the Ducati Multistrada 1200 GT. The perfect anti-harley. A little more minimalist than the big bmw but plenty of performance to keep you interested.
Forum: Beasts 07-23-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5,999
Views: 1,207,227
Posted By Dave.0
I've always wanted to get out that way - maybe...

I've always wanted to get out that way - maybe someday. Your bike looks great all loaded up. Can I ask about the handguards and what you did with the blinkers? The mirrors still look stock.
Forum: Road warriors 07-22-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,300
Posted By Dave.0
aprilia mana GT --sort of a scooter

aprilia mana GT

--sort of a scooter
Forum: Road warriors 07-21-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,510
Posted By Dave.0
my rc8r has been pretty bullet proof up to this...

my rc8r has been pretty bullet proof up to this point, although it only has 6500 miles on it

like I have said before, get the rc390 in the states and I'll buy one, even better if they make a...
Forum: Road warriors 07-21-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8,094
Views: 1,225,294
Posted By Dave.0
that Vmax really looks balls, they should build...

that Vmax really looks balls, they should build that

i really wanted one of those when I was 16, good thing I didn't get one because I would most likely not be around to make these sorts of inane...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,220
Posted By Dave.0
in advrider tradition I vote for one not on the...

in advrider tradition I vote for one not on the list -- moto guzzi california


of the ones you said, diavel -- that motor is way more entertaining than the boxer, and that is what these bikes are...
Forum: Road warriors 07-19-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,893
Posted By Dave.0
I've never ridden a bike with the 821 motor, but...

I've never ridden a bike with the 821 motor, but the hypermotard series gets good reviews. That being said, my multistrada has the 1200 motor, and that has got to be one of the all time great street...
Forum: Road warriors 07-17-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 28,072
Posted By Dave.0
I have an RC8R, and its a more comfortable seat...

I have an RC8R, and its a more comfortable seat and some sort of throttle lock away from being a good high speed sport tourer. You'd have to get creative with luggage though. If I am going anywhere...
Forum: Road warriors 07-09-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1,216
Views: 251,607
Posted By Dave.0
I think the N1K is a great bike and I would...

I think the N1K is a great bike and I would seriously consider it if my Multistrada went south. But I have almost 40k miles on it and it has never left me stranded. Some early teething issues, but...
Forum: Road warriors 07-08-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 1,152
Views: 174,989
Posted By Dave.0
Lost Rider - Great pictures. You're doing...

Lost Rider -

Great pictures. You're doing it right.

Love the Prada Marfa building, its just so weird.

Keep up the good work.
Forum: Road warriors 06-23-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3,204
Views: 534,155
Posted By Dave.0
Just joined the ranks of the w650 owners. My...

Just joined the ranks of the w650 owners. My grandfather purchased one new in 2000 when he was about 80. He never really rode it and it eventually sat and he passed away. My dad inherited it and he...
Forum: Racing 06-16-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 30,790
Posted By Dave.0
optimism is productive, false hope is to be...

optimism is productive, false hope is to be discouraged

I'm a neurosurgeon, I agree with Gary's interpretation. I don't think anyone has given up and nobody can predict the future, but this is...
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5,999
Views: 1,207,227
Posted By Dave.0
S or non S model my 2010 has been pretty...

S or non S model

my 2010 has been pretty flawless. There were a few early ECU reflashes so I would make sure those were done. There was a recall for the rear brake that made it some better, but...
Forum: Road warriors 06-15-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1,918
Views: 299,457
Posted By Dave.0
i don't think I have the time to put a touring...

i don't think I have the time to put a touring rig like this to proper use, but when I do I think this is the one. These bikes are sweet. I'm constantly checking this thread for no real reason.
Forum: Equipment 06-11-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,130
Posted By Dave.0
i'd take a look at SW-MOTECH Bags-Connection...

i'd take a look at SW-MOTECH Bags-Connection Racepack Motorcycle Luggage System. they also make a bag called the speedpack. Pick the size you want. A little pricey, but great quality. Works great...
Forum: Road warriors 06-11-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,819
Posted By Dave.0
lots of good options in the high performance...

lots of good options in the high performance naked arena -- this would have to be pretty special to get the nod over the 1290 superduke, s1000r and 1200 monster

but I like what EBR is doing --...
Forum: Beasts 06-10-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,946
Posted By Dave.0
rolling fashion shoot but, they do look...

rolling fashion shoot

but, they do look pretty:evil
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 11,110
Posted By Dave.0
That video (advertisement) looks like they could...

That video (advertisement) looks like they could be promoting just about anything. They seem to be promoting more of a lifestyle than a motorcycle. Which is probably perfect because this is really...
Forum: Beasts 06-09-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5,999
Views: 1,207,227
Posted By Dave.0
mine is rock stable up to 130 mph without...

mine is rock stable up to 130 mph without luggage, and around 100 with luggage (2010 s model with ohlins)

I suspect there was an issue with the bike you rented - too much weight on the back,...
Forum: Beasts 06-09-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 5,999
Views: 1,207,227
Posted By Dave.0
I went through this as well. I replaced the part...

I went through this as well. I replaced the part first, then I did it again. I've found the bags are pretty sturdy, but those mounting tabs are the issue. I just run it now with the tabs broken in...
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,097
Posted By Dave.0
We have a Norge, never rode a victory. I love...

We have a Norge, never rode a victory. I love that motor. I actually like the styling of the victory bikes, but they do seem large. I'm not a cruiser guy, but a California would be sweet. It should...
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 512
Views: 69,220
Posted By Dave.0
I'm not sure this will help this discussion, but...

I'm not sure this will help this discussion, but my wife and I have the hit air vests. She recently had a very low speed high side (I would have called bullshit if I didn't actually see it, sometimes...
Forum: Equipment 06-06-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 664
Posted By Dave.0
ricochet makes a nice one, I've had one on my ...

ricochet makes a nice one, I've had one on my bike for 4 years
Forum: Equipment 06-06-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 753
Posted By Dave.0
I have a kendon single bike trailer. I have no...

I have a kendon single bike trailer. I have no experience with the others. I have found the kendon to be well built and easy to tow. I use my subaru to trailer my track bike. You don't even know...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By Dave.0
Look at luimoto They make seat covers and gel...

Look at luimoto
They make seat covers and gel pads for sport bikes
Cheaper than a custom sets and can be removed for short trips or track time.
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Dave.0
It's one extra step, maybe 30 seconds. At...

It's one extra step, maybe 30 seconds. At breakfast yesterday I just left the proshirt on and too the jacket off. It's not as convenient as an all in one setup, but it's more flexible.
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Dave.0
I have the forcefield pro shirt with chest, back,...

I have the forcefield pro shirt with chest, back, elbow and shoulder armor. Great armor and good coverage. I wear it under a perforated vanson jacket for spirited street riding and under a Barbour...
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,350
Posted By Dave.0
1. used 2. any thing from british...

1. used

2. any thing from british motorcycle gear - take a pick of their jackets
I have the BMG discovery and it is a great cold and wet weather jacket, but it doesn't do hot well
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By Dave.0
Vendramini aero boots - I love mine, quality is...

Vendramini aero boots - I love mine, quality is top notch
I have a pair a vendramini race boots that are also a step up in quality from my other sidi/alpinestar collection

Reasonably priced? Well...
Forum: Equipment 05-28-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 579
Posted By Dave.0
motoport Kevlar mesh police pants - send them...

motoport Kevlar mesh police pants - send them your jeans and they make a copy, worked for me

nice, protective and comfortable pants with Kevlar mesh on the front and stretch Kevlar on the back
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By Dave.0
http://www.advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?atta...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=176759&stc=1&d=1215910099

i like the vanson vent max - the "meshiest" of the mesh jackets

a great hot weather coat
Forum: Road warriors 05-26-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3,661
Views: 404,048
Posted By Dave.0
This argument doesn't work with the motus. A...

This argument doesn't work with the motus. A lamborghini has history and brand recognition, if no real racing heritage. They also are good everyday sports cars, at least the gallardo. In addition...
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