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Old 04-06-2013, 10:28 AM   #1
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What happens when GS riders have to downsize...

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Old 04-06-2013, 10:51 AM   #2
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If we don't get some riding weather here soon, that's what my bike will look like.
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Old 04-06-2013, 11:38 AM   #3
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Where's the decaf soy latte holder?
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Old 04-06-2013, 11:48 AM   #4
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Holy hell, that thing says GadgetBoy right on it.


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Old 04-06-2013, 01:02 PM   #5
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is it DOT legal? aa man!!! you make my HID look like candles!!!

have fun on it! day or night! just make sure NOT to start a fire with does lights!

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Old 04-06-2013, 01:06 PM   #6
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is it DOT legal? aa man!!! you make my HID look like candles!!!

have fun on it! day or night! just make sure NOT to start a fire with does lights!

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Old 04-06-2013, 03:18 PM   #7
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Interestingly enough, it's the only scooter with a 500 amp alternator!
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Old 04-06-2013, 06:17 PM   #8
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All of these replies has made my day better. Just called my wife over to look at both the picture of the scooter and some of the replies. She laughed too.

Thank you.
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Old 04-06-2013, 08:35 PM   #9
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Don't worry, it's Italian so only 1 of them will work at a time.
well, you won this thread.
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Old 04-07-2013, 06:37 AM   #10
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Don't worry, it's Italian so only 1 of them will work at a time.
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Old 04-07-2013, 06:38 AM   #11
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did he never step back while he was doing it and just look at it???
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Old 04-07-2013, 09:52 AM   #12
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GSs rock. :)

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Old 04-08-2013, 10:41 AM   #13
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did he never step back while he was doing it and just look at it???
I'll bet he did, several hundred times.

Any of you familiar with The Who album Quadrophenia? That's simply a kitted out Mod scoot. How about the Continental kit on the back?
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Old 04-11-2013, 01:47 AM   #14
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Even if the alternator was large enough to feed all that....I wonder if the engine would have enough horsepower left to go anywhere!
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Old 04-11-2013, 06:58 AM   #15
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Even if the alternator was large enough to feed all that....I wonder if the engine would have enough horsepower left to go anywhere!
It's like a Harley chopper. It doesn't matter if it goes or not, you're just going to trailer it to the bike show so everyone can bask in its magnificence. Yep, an OCC scooter.
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