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Old 03-16-2013, 09:18 PM   #19771
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Is this the picture you mean?
Yes! Isn't that wonderful. You look at all the things on the bike and you get a Where is Waldo sensation.



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Old 03-16-2013, 09:40 PM   #19772
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Today I sold a GSX600R and a pair of assless chaps
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Old 03-17-2013, 05:51 AM   #19773
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Today I sold a GSX600R and a pair of assless chaps
And you feel dirty. Confession is good for the soul.

Where would one get Killboy-type photos in PDX, that we might mock your customer?
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Old 03-17-2013, 06:07 AM   #19774
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You are correct NCS... Honda V65 Magna circa 1983-1986. I had one too but without the lights. Unless he somehow upgraded the stator the OEM wouldn't power all dem lights.

I had an 83 and 84. Here's a picture of my 83'
Man, those things were death machines. All speed, no stop, no turn.
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Old 03-17-2013, 07:23 AM   #19775
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Hopefully not to the same fella......
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Old 03-17-2013, 07:24 AM   #19776
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sheeesus it's great to find a place where so many make it obvious they're sitting behind their monitors getting drunk and wanking their little turds...

keep up the good work boyz!!

where's that damn :facepalm: !!
shut up
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Old 03-17-2013, 09:06 AM   #19777
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Today I sold a GSX600R and a pair of assless chaps.
A GSX600F or GSX-R600 ?
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Old 03-17-2013, 05:35 PM   #19778
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Hopefully not to the same fella......
different person. same band.

village people.
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Old 03-17-2013, 06:04 PM   #19779
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A GSX600F or GSX-R600 ?
Isn't that actually the GSX650F?
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Old 03-17-2013, 06:52 PM   #19780
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Honda V65

I looked at a similar Honda in the same time frame. It was a VT500 twin that was very similar to the V65. Honda could crank out multiple sized twin engines over the years.

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Old 03-17-2013, 07:33 PM   #19781
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Yeah, except for the little detail that the V30, V45 and V65 were all V-4's.

Great engines, smooth w---i---d---e power band.
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Old 03-17-2013, 07:41 PM   #19782
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Man, those things were death machines. ... no stop, ....

Was it that, or was it that the guys jumping into riding left and right back then just didn't know how to stop?

The thing has disk brakes - how bad could it be?
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Old 03-17-2013, 09:51 PM   #19783
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A GSX600F or GSX-R600 ?
Tomato tomato. GSX-R600
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:43 AM   #19784
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Man, those things were death machines. All speed, no stop, no turn.
A guy I work with has one....seems to turn just fine, he has bigger balls than me, he rides it hard. After all these years it still goes like a bat out a hell....
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Old 03-18-2013, 06:04 AM   #19785
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Was it that, or was it that the guys jumping into riding left and right back then just didn't know how to stop?

The thing has disk brakes - how bad could it be?
It was pretty bad. It was fast as hell, but it had a huge rake angle so there wasn't much weight on the front. It didn't want to turn and it would lock the front wheel under the slightest provocation. I woudl put it in the "fun but weird" category.
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