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Old 10-09-2012, 12:40 PM   #17041
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I want one.

I want one of these.

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Old 10-09-2012, 12:41 PM   #17042
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Old 10-09-2012, 12:42 PM   #17043
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I have three questions:

1. What type of bike is that?
BMW? looks like it
2. Is he/she wearing a camouflage riding suit?
No just a rain suit is my guess
3. What is that above/over his/her left shoulder?
A scarf blowing in the wind

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Old 10-09-2012, 12:42 PM   #17044
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That is one devoted pick pocket.
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:18 PM   #17045
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I have three questions:

1. What type of bike is that?
I think it's an old Kawasaki KZ1000 Mk II with Vetter bags or maybe an old GS850/1000G Suzook?

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Is he/she wearing a camouflage riding suit?
It's a camouflage suit but it's not a purpose built riding suit

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What is that above/over his/her left shoulder?
Barf blowing in the wind
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:59 PM   #17046
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I never would have guessed scarf. Good eye.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:38 PM   #17047
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Man, that's a nice looking machine. Form following function. Nice.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:38 PM   #17048
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That is one devoted pick pocket.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:40 PM   #17049
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:41 PM   #17050
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The only fail here is those bar end mirrors - I like the stock heaps better. How are you supposed to see them if your hands/arms are in the way all the time?

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Old 10-09-2012, 02:52 PM   #17051
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The only fail here is those bar end mirrors - I like the stock heaps better. How are you supposed to see them if your hands/arms are in the way all the time?
Got similar mirrors on my bike. Way more better than standard. No elbows, shoulders etc and a far smaller blind spot.
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:20 PM   #17052
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The only fail here is those bar end mirrors - I like the stock heaps better. How are you supposed to see them if your hands/arms are in the way all the time?
sounds like you've never tried 'em?
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:36 PM   #17053
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The only fail here is those bar end mirrors - I like the stock heaps better. How are you supposed to see them if your hands/arms are in the way all the time?
from gumball rally, you break off the mirror, and say "The first rule of Italian driving is, whats a behind a you is notta important".
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:49 PM   #17054
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I have three questions:

1. What type of bike is that?
2. Is he/she wearing a camouflage riding suit?
3. What is that above/over his/her left shoulder?

What? Have you people never seen a parrot before? Where the hell do you expect him to ride?
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:01 PM   #17055
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What? Have you people never seen a parrot before? Where the hell do you expect him to ride?
That's funny. I don't care who you are!


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