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Old 11-07-2012, 10:00 AM   #2326
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That's a KOOL looking! Too bad it's still a heavy underpowered pig...
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Old 11-07-2012, 10:22 AM   #2327
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No problem, I own many heavy underpowered pigs, as long as they look cool. This thread is called which bike do you want today, not which bike meets old hippie's approval.
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Old 11-07-2012, 11:26 AM   #2328
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That's a KOOL looking! Too bad it's still a heavy underpowered pig...
Have you seen the video's out there for these hammerhead Jackpine's? They don't look "underpowered". Ok so maybe it's not a 200hp Desmo but considering what most people would do with a bike like this i think it looks quite capable.
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Old 11-07-2012, 11:32 AM   #2329
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That's a KOOL looking! Too bad it's still a heavy underpowered pig...
Bikes currently owned by Oldhippie: 2000 Road King, 2006 drz400s
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Old 11-07-2012, 12:01 PM   #2330
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I like heavy, underpowered pigs......... wait, are we talking motorcycles?
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Old 11-07-2012, 11:48 PM   #2331
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Ups for the Ducati SS-es. Particularly the Superlight.

One buddy had a white frame 900 like the picture; another has this one:



Can't bring himself to sell it.
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Old 11-08-2012, 03:20 AM   #2332
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Dang. ^ Those are pretty bikes.

Today, it's 40F and rainy. I'd like an ST1300 on a day like today.

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Old 11-08-2012, 04:17 AM   #2333
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Just did 60 miles on a NC700X, same ride to get home, think I'd like
a Versys 1000.

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Old 11-08-2012, 04:42 AM   #2334
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Just did 60 miles on a NC700X, same ride to get home, think I'd like
a Versys 1000.

I hear you. I can't wait to ride one and see what it's all about with my own seat-o-thepants meter.
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Old 11-08-2012, 11:47 AM   #2335
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Old 11-08-2012, 12:01 PM   #2336
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I have a current hankering for one of these:


I been hankerin' for a CB1300 for a long time...
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Old 11-08-2012, 12:18 PM   #2337
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Old 11-08-2012, 01:21 PM   #2338
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I hear you. I can't wait to ride one and see what it's all about with my own seat-o-thepants meter.
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Old 11-09-2012, 07:39 PM   #2339
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Old 11-09-2012, 08:18 PM   #2340
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This is what I want today...



2100 cc that runs in a 3000 cc fuel class and only makes 160 hp. Ho Hum......

I have a good friend who has a 1954 1600 cc Vincent in the 1600 cc bare bike fuel class who holds a 2 way Bonneville record of 215 mph with it, and he did it 30 years ago.

Needless to say, I'm not impressed.
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