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Old 12-14-2012, 03:48 PM   #3796
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Everything is relative. It's up to the individual to decide how to harness the fun. [/QUOTE]

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Old 12-16-2012, 05:38 AM   #3797
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Anyone interesting about the NC700 repair manual in PDF? pm me. ;)

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Old 12-16-2012, 09:01 AM   #3798
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Old 12-17-2012, 06:47 AM   #3799
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Anyone have any insight to supplies of this bike? Visited dealer on Saturday. They had a non DCT that came in a week ago thats on the lot. I want the DCT version myself. He has a couple names on a waiting list but can't order any at this time. None available from the warehouse either.
So I have to sit and wait I guess. The Honda website I *thought* had 2013 on it but it was grayed out/non selectable. Now the website shows 2012 only and no longer shows any accessories like it once did. If there is no 2013, which is possible as the 2012 has only 6 months on it, then why can't they be ordered? I'm a little confused as to where Honda stands right now for this machine in the US.
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Old 12-17-2012, 06:53 AM   #3800
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Anyone have any insight to supplies of this bike? Visited dealer on Saturday. They had a non DCT that came in a week ago thats on the lot. I want the DCT version myself. He has a couple names on a waiting list but can't order any at this time. None available from the warehouse either.
So I have to sit and wait I guess. The Honda website I *thought* had 2013 on it but it was grayed out/non selectable. Now the website shows 2012 only and no longer shows any accessories like it once did. If there is no 2013, which is possible as the 2012 has only 6 months on it, then why can't they be ordered? I'm a little confused as to where Honda stands right now for this machine in the US.
There is some dealer stock around. Call some other dealers. It will be back in 2013.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:04 PM   #3801
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Does anyone know the overall width of a set of Givi E21 bags mounted on the bike?
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Old 12-18-2012, 01:21 PM   #3802
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Was it on this forum or another where someone posted the method of using a spare key with a black cap as a permanent, hidden in plain sight, front storage key?
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Old 12-18-2012, 04:17 PM   #3803
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Was it on this forum or another where someone posted the method of using a spare key with a black cap as a permanent, hidden in plain sight, front storage key?
Somewhere else:


http://nc700-forum.com/forum/nc700-m...mpartment.html
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:05 AM   #3804
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The 700 was just awarded Bike of the Year by UK magazine BIKE.
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:57 AM   #3805
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Don't be surprised in Rider Magazine does the same. It really is a ground breaking bike in it's execution of design, power train, motor and efficiency while at a price point that is downright unbelievable. It's a motorcycle truly built for it's intended purpose of of frugal fun and has new and experienced riders re-thinking about how they ride.

This bike is most likely going to be the next motorcycle I purchase. If we get the black and white version then it's a done deal!


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Old 12-21-2012, 02:35 PM   #3806
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The 700 was just awarded Bike of the Year by UK magazine BIKE.
In a BIKE first ride article I read about 10 months ago they said the choice of BOTY was very likely the NC700X. That article in the Feb 2010 issue was the major reason I became interested in the NC700X.
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Old 12-21-2012, 02:50 PM   #3807
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Don't be surprised in Rider Magazine does the same. it's a done deal!
It got my attention.........first bike I have purchased new in years
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Old 12-21-2012, 03:27 PM   #3808
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New Bike

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It got my attention.........first bike I have purchased new in years
Only bike I have ever bought new and I don't regret it at all.

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Old 12-21-2012, 05:43 PM   #3809
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Only bike I have ever bought new and I don't regret it at all.

The only bike I have ever bought new as well.
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:23 PM   #3810
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Saw the twisted throttle project bike at the IMS bike show. Very very nice!
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