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Old 03-03-2013, 08:09 AM   #19456
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Honda VTX1800C
I suspect you are right. Looking through the rear wheel on the pic that it is leaning, I think I see the driveshaft.

And now that I think about it, parked next to the Boulevard everyday at work is a VTX1300. I knew I recognized something about it, but couldn't quite pinpoint it.
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Old 03-03-2013, 08:42 AM   #19457
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It is FOLLY to place a flat surfaced tire on a vehicle that leans to turn.




Damn your generalizations! Damn them all to hell!

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Old 03-03-2013, 08:43 AM   #19458
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Honda VTX1800C
^^^ THIS ^^^

Honda VTX1800C Candy Orange.

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Old 03-03-2013, 08:46 AM   #19459
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Honda VTX1800C
Good call CS

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Old 03-03-2013, 09:17 AM   #19460
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a full size spare....

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Old 03-03-2013, 09:22 AM   #19461
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Old 03-03-2013, 09:31 AM   #19462
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Old 03-03-2013, 11:30 AM   #19463
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we are being baited....i see it coming...
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Old 03-03-2013, 03:57 PM   #19464
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we are being baited....i see it coming...
Nope.... CT saved him
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Old 03-03-2013, 04:21 PM   #19465
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Nope.... CT saved him
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Old 03-03-2013, 07:09 PM   #19466
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I rode a friends honda 450 twin a bit, the PO had fitted a fat rim and fat, flat profile tire.

I could *make it* corner as well as any other bike tire I've ever ridden on, but the effort was large, and it was not a good feeling. The effort and feedback sharply changed getting it up onto and off of the corner of the profile.

I think the greatest drawback was if you had to maneuver quickly. Would not be pretty.
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Old 03-03-2013, 07:14 PM   #19467
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Well ,that proves it too me. Case closed.
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Old 03-03-2013, 07:51 PM   #19468
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It's not a Harley-Davidson. I believe it's a Honda -- definitely Japanese.
I call them HarleyClones...

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Old 03-03-2013, 08:16 PM   #19469
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I call them HarleyClones...

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Old 03-03-2013, 08:38 PM   #19470
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fwiw I hung one on a friend's cruiser, and he loved it. less than half the cost of a proper tire and three times the wear I'd never do it to my one (except side car rig) but I get it
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