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Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By NickW1
I'm in too. The K75 is hands down the smoothest...

I'm in too. The K75 is hands down the smoothest engine I've ever encountered, great project. Open an account with photo bucket or shutterbug or any of the cloud picture sites and you can post as many...
Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 03:32 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 153,508
Posted By NickW1
Excellent photghraph.

Excellent photghraph.
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 24,250
Posted By NickW1
Right on!!! I preach this to new riders all the...

Right on!!! I preach this to new riders all the time! Listen to that Sixth Sense its trying to tell you something. It's saved my ass on many an occasion. Thanks so much for a great RR ride on Bro and...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
Aye, the thread needed to move, we had a death in...

Aye, the thread needed to move, we had a death in the family so I've been out of circulation for awhile, but life goes on and riding is the best therapy I know of, it keeps me on an even keel. IPA...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
New Tag: ...

New Tag:

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/DiascundsTag_zps5052d76d.jpg (http://s940.photobucket.com/user/NickW3/media/DiascundsTag_zps5052d76d.jpg.html)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
Grab! Lucy's BBQ West Point. ...

Grab! Lucy's BBQ West Point.

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/LucyBBQ_zps911e2ab9.jpg (http://s940.photobucket.com/user/NickW3/media/LucyBBQ_zps911e2ab9.jpg.html)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-11-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,921
Posted By NickW1
Brownricer I suggest you buy this book...

Brownricer I suggest you buy this book "Proficient Motorcycling: The Ultimate Guide to Riding Well" By David Hough. It will be the best $15 bucks you will ever spend on a motorcycle book. Amazon,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-09-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 10,359
Posted By NickW1
OK back on topic: 1. Cell Phones 2....

OK back on topic:

1. Cell Phones
2. Slowing down or stopping at the end of an on ramp to the Interstate, Autostrada, etc...
3. Slow drivers in the fast lane
4. Squids on public roads
5. Harley...
Forum: Beasts 12-08-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 1,282,499
Posted By NickW1
Thanks for the reply, I bought my Aprillia...

Thanks for the reply, I bought my Aprillia Caponord from them last month, nice folks and great service. I really liked the Multi but it was just too much money. Hell of a long way to go for a bike...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-07-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,578
Posted By NickW1
Laugh Man you rocked this RR! GSA dudes got nothing on...

Man you rocked this RR! GSA dudes got nothing on you and your scooter, ride on Bro.
Forum: Beasts 12-07-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 1,282,499
Posted By NickW1
Very nice Bike MNB! I've always liked Red and...

Very nice Bike MNB! I've always liked Red and White they go together like beer and burgers. You said "New Bike" what dealership did you buy it from?
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-07-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,524
Posted By NickW1
HalleFuckinglujah! Thanks so much EnduroRdr for...

HalleFuckinglujah! Thanks so much EnduroRdr for posting a clear concise answer to the OP question! So often techies reply using terms that are not understood by laymen, but you provided definitions,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-29-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,440
Posted By NickW1
They're all beautiful, Luddites need not apply.

They're all beautiful, Luddites need not apply.
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,578
Posted By NickW1
The pillion seat is too wee for any serious two...

The pillion seat is too wee for any serious two up riding I would think, the riders seat sure is comfortable though. I really like the cruise control didn't think it would be that big of a deal...
Forum: Beasts 11-25-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 980
Posted By NickW1
Hello Joe, my 2015 Aprilia Caponord has factory...

Hello Joe, my 2015 Aprilia Caponord has factory cruise and it's easy to operate. Push and hold the button for 2 seconds then release, set your desired speed and push the button once to set, done.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-24-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10,482
Views: 3,442,241
Posted By NickW1
Very nice indeed FatMama! Give us some Specs...

Very nice indeed FatMama! Give us some Specs please.:clap

In the meantime here is my ride.

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/DSCN0429_zpseba89874.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,309
Posted By NickW1
Botch, put a battery tender on each night and she...

Botch, put a battery tender on each night and she should be good to go.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,964
Posted By NickW1
During Gun season in my area they use dogs to...

During Gun season in my area they use dogs to drive deer and they don't always go where you plan to drive them. They run flat out through wood, fields and yes all highways and byways. Ouch :eek1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-23-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,964
Posted By NickW1
Good article lists all the pros and cons. I...

Good article lists all the pros and cons. I remember as a kid you rarely saw a deer and during hunting season you could only take a buck. Now we are victims of our own conservation programs. In any...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,417
Posted By NickW1
Have to agree with Jettpilot, what the fuck are...

Have to agree with Jettpilot, what the fuck are you asking for?:huh
Forum: Beasts 11-22-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,578
Posted By NickW1
I'm in the Tidewater region of Virginia my dealer...

I'm in the Tidewater region of Virginia my dealer has been around a long time and is about an hour away. What I can't figure out is why this bike feels so much lighter than my old GS, they are...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-22-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,964
Posted By NickW1
As I type this I would love to be riding but, the...

As I type this I would love to be riding but, the rut is on and the Good O' Boys are running dogs hunting deer; thus, the deer are running flat out across the highways of Virginia. I've had far too...
Forum: Beasts 11-22-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,578
Posted By NickW1
Picked her up on very cold day, nice ride home...

Picked her up on very cold day, nice ride home though. I think this will be the first bike I have owned where I won't have to change the stock seat, need to go on extended trip to find out. Here she...
Forum: Beasts 11-15-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,578
Posted By NickW1
Just bought a 2015 yesterday, took a test ride...

Just bought a 2015 yesterday, took a test ride and was hooked. The dealer is prepping her now and adding the heated grips and top box. I will pick her up next Friday. The Capo was miles better than...
Forum: Beasts 11-10-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 26,106
Views: 4,976,392
Posted By NickW1
Thanks, yes I too have found triples to be the...

Thanks, yes I too have found triples to be the best, the smoothest bike I ever owned was a BMW K75, you would think with the odd number of cylinders it would be the opposite but I guess they go to...
Forum: Beasts 11-09-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 26,106
Views: 4,976,392
Posted By NickW1
Thinking of pulling the trigger on a S10 2014 and...

Thinking of pulling the trigger on a S10 2014 and was curious about how much vibration made it to the grips. What I can't live with is buzzy engine vibes makng its way to the grips. Any thought or ...
Forum: Beasts 11-09-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By NickW1
Yes, it's one sexy beast for sure, nobody does...

Yes, it's one sexy beast for sure, nobody does style like the Italians!
Forum: Beasts 11-08-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By NickW1
Thanks for the info Dan, I never have a pillion...

Thanks for the info Dan, I never have a pillion so nae worries there. How were the Capo's brakes? I must admit I've gotten spoiled with ABS liked braking and all the traction control working...
Forum: Beasts 11-08-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By NickW1
Thanks for that data, 23K U.S. Dollars for the...

Thanks for that data, 23K U.S. Dollars for the Lusso is a wee bit nuts, were talking GSA numbers here for a new model and the depreciation on Italian bikes is huge. Sold my 07 GS last week, I been...
Forum: Beasts 11-04-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By NickW1
2015 MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 Lusso

Any pricing data out there on this bike?
Forum: Beasts 10-01-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 1,282,499
Posted By NickW1
Ta biggziff for the mercifully short and to the...

Ta biggziff for the mercifully short and to the point answer.:clap
Forum: Beasts 09-30-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 6,183
Views: 1,282,499
Posted By NickW1
Please forgive the ignorance but I get a little...

Please forgive the ignorance but I get a little confused with all the acronyms thrown around by bike manufactures these days. With regards to the new Ducati Multistrada Grandturismo S ABS brake...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-06-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
New Tag, this use to be a good place to eat but I...

New Tag, this use to be a good place to eat but I have not been in a few years and when I got there they were closed; in any event, its a nice ride in the country.

...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-05-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
Grab, Albaro Pizza just North of West Point. ...

Grab, Albaro Pizza just North of West Point.

http://i940.photobucket.com/albums/ad249/NickW3/Tagrt33Pizza_zps88a061f7.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-18-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,152
Posted By NickW1
:poser

:poser
Forum: GS Boxers 08-18-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 70,936
Posted By NickW1
Bingo! Give Garp a Cigar he's spot on, BMW NA is...

Bingo! Give Garp a Cigar he's spot on, BMW NA is not culpable, The Miami Dealer is. However, BMW NA should be applying heat to Miami and they most probably are behind the scene. :deal
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-18-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 42,921
Posted By NickW1
I'm Little confused (nothing new) the above site...

I'm Little confused (nothing new) the above site states:

"No motorized vehicles on gated roads/trails (open or closed). Sold in cooperation with the Virginia Department of Forestry."

...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 70,936
Posted By NickW1
Lost me there:huh

Lost me there:huh
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4,590
Views: 214,207
Posted By NickW1
I tried like hell and could not find the damn...

I tried like hell and could not find the damn thing. Good Grab!:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 70,936
Posted By NickW1
Let me preference my remarks by saying I am a BMW...

Let me preference my remarks by saying I am a BMW owner, I am on my third BMW and have had very little issues with any of them because I'm a good wrench and a maintenance freak; in any event, it's...
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