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Old 09-23-2012, 07:35 PM   #76
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Not all that original I suppose.
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Old 09-24-2012, 05:53 PM   #77
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Blue Pig.

No names for any other bikes in the fleet.
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Old 09-24-2012, 06:28 PM   #78
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Yep I name my vehicles (cars too) as well.

Ninja 250: Niki (good dirty girl name, and this bike is the one that usually gets dirty and abused )
VFR 750: LeAnn (A sexy name, I think, for a lustful sounding machine with classic curves)
Miata: Mia (easy but it works)
500 Abarth: Eva (the headlights remind me of Eve from Wall-E. Plus it's cute but can be mean)
Xterra: Kai (wife's car, her name, I think it works. Her old Land Rover was Naya)
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Old 09-24-2012, 06:34 PM   #79
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I think naming inanimate objects is stupid, and yet I still wind up doing it.

My bike is "The Mighty KLR" because it seems to be indestructible.

My '79 Austin Mini 850 is "Cecil", named after the tortoise in the Bugs Bunny Cartoons. 37hp but faster than you'd suspect.

'65 F100 pickup is simply "Big Red", because it's both big and red.

Haven't really named my BMW race car yet, but it needs some kind of feminine slut name because she likes to be beat on mercilessly and asks for more.

Name that beemer bangher cause you love to !!!!!!!!!!
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Old 09-24-2012, 06:53 PM   #80
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"Chandra", at home in the Himal:


"A Bike named Boo" on the Tibetan Plateau:


"La Lucia Bonita" in the Patagonian Andes:


And My current love interest, "Foxy Roxy" in the Wasatch:
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:44 PM   #81
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:48 PM   #82
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Zorak the Dakar - b/c he looks like a praying mantis and is a bit of an ass to me (and is Episcopalian).

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Old 09-25-2012, 02:03 AM   #83
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I usually just call it "The Shadow", but sometimes it's "The Yellow Peril".
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Old 09-25-2012, 02:40 AM   #84
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I have a TLA it is just FFS when it seems difficult to handle. In fact the same TLA has worked as a name for all bikes in all conditions when action is required. ‘Hi-Yo, Silver!’ HYS just does not have the same ring as FFS.
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Old 09-25-2012, 05:21 AM   #85
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I will name my boat but not my bike...but if I were to name the bike, it would be HAFTICA, Hell Another Fucking Toy I Can't Afford
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Old 09-25-2012, 10:02 AM   #86
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Nefertiti..

'The beautiful woman has come'.

That and she is considered "other worldly" with a mis-shaped head..Weird like the bike Similar profiles...



At least for the purposes of this thread....

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Old 09-25-2012, 10:50 AM   #87
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Namibia Orange 1200 GS.

Harley buddy named it Nambo.
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Old 09-25-2012, 07:21 PM   #88
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That's a joke... Right?


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I call my K1100RS "Kato" because of the action figure I have mounted on it:


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Old 09-26-2012, 04:25 PM   #89
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no name,

I only name people and pets
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Old 09-27-2012, 02:26 PM   #90
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1981 BMW R100

The Black Pig.

Named in honour of Captain Pugwash.
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