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Old 04-29-2012, 06:00 PM   #256
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Took off this morning to grab a tag that was about 30 miles away.

Here is the Zuma just before departure.

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Old 04-29-2012, 06:03 PM   #257
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Here is a pic of my planned route.



Problem is that I took a couple of wrong turns and greatly increased the distance of the trip down to the tag.
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Old 04-29-2012, 06:07 PM   #258
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24.9 mi in 8 hrs 10 min? eh?
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Old 04-29-2012, 06:07 PM   #259
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I get to the tag and what do I see? A fellow tagger at the tag ahead of me.

Oh well, It was a very active player so I was glad to finally meet him.

Here is a pic of both bikes at the tag:

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Old 04-29-2012, 06:09 PM   #260
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24.9 mi in 8 hrs 10 min? eh?
That is because I use the walking route. If I use the car route then it puts me on the highway which is basically a no no on the Zuma 125.
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Old 04-29-2012, 06:11 PM   #261
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Left the tag and headed home. Stopped to take a pic as I was entering Woodruff, SC.

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Old 04-29-2012, 06:14 PM   #262
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Can't tell from this pic but I was stopped at a gas station fuelling up on Cracker Jacks and Pepsi.

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Old 04-29-2012, 06:18 PM   #263
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Got back home and my 50 mile round trip somehow turned into a 100+ plus mile trip.

Can't figure out how that happened.
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Old 05-20-2012, 12:03 PM   #264
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Turned the Zuma into a pack-mule today.

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Old 05-21-2012, 01:54 PM   #265
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Thanks.I need some wiping paper.
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Old 06-19-2012, 07:25 PM   #266
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I tried a couple of new things to try and get the fuel mileage up. I bought Ethanol Free fuel and eased waaaay up on the throttle.

Last 2 tanks game me 79 and 78 mpg. This is about a 10 - 12 mpg improvement.

The latest tank in regular gas so I will see how just the easy throttle effects the mileage when I fill up again.
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Old 06-20-2012, 12:36 PM   #267
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easy take off made a big difference for me, 80MPG+ was seen a few times if I limited my take off and maintained a motion. Keeping away from major throttle adjustments makes a big difference also.
I am looking at loosing some of the weight, both me and the scooter
want an exhaust that is not to loud but lighter and may remove the front guard. small things, maybe a small windshield type thing for air flow. Riding position and all the other small things can make a collective difference.

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Old 06-24-2012, 04:38 PM   #268
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78 mpg on the latest tank of regular gas.

I guess that means that throttle effects gas mileage more than Ethanol content in the gas.
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Old 06-24-2012, 05:07 PM   #269
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78 mpg on the latest tank of regular gas.

I guess that means that throttle effects gas mileage more than Ethanol content in the gas.
Yes,but ain't it fun ride with the throttle pinned most of the time?
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Took the Zuma out for a little fun.

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