What bike do you want today?

Discussion in 'Road Warriors' started by fivehitsweak, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. dmac57

    dmac57 Long timer

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    Yeah, the PPSE gives me the hives. Almost bad enough to overcome my apprehension of owning a Duc. Somehow the Griso doesn't worry me. What gives on that, huh? :huh :evil
  2. ANKOF

    ANKOF Been here awhile

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    my brotyer got one. his only wehicle in the snow free part of the year, not impractical at all, really nice. dream on
  3. hippiebrian

    hippiebrian Long timer

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    Sometimes hard to admit, but...

    I need to come out of the closet and admit lately I've been lusting over the Harley Road King. Bone stock.

    I love adventure bikes, but don't go off road with mine (a klr), and when I look at what I like to do on a bike these days, which is pretty much just go places, the Road King makes sense.

    Harley over the last 20 years has stepped up it's reliability, parts and dealerships can be found anywhere (important when you need something in east bum*&$^ somewhere), they're as comfy as a couch without being overly loaded (like the Wings or Ultraglides) and, most importantly, they are made here in the good ol' U.S. of A. ...

    I guess the first step is admitting you have a problem? :lol3
  4. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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    Not a problem, Brian - I've been wanting one for a few years and I'm only 31. :huh

    From the front page rotation...

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  5. Cortez

    Cortez BAZINGA!

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    Um, no, you actually want this:
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    ..and today, I want this:
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  6. ADK

    ADK ____

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  7. crewwolfy

    crewwolfy Adventurer

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    Tiger 800XC. And I want to look cool like the marketing materials suggest I will.

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  8. eakins

    eakins Butler Maps

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    would rather keep my current bike and use that $ on long trips.
    life is best with experiences not more stuff.
  9. MookieBlaylock

    MookieBlaylock Long timer

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  10. richarddacat

    richarddacat I can't be satisfied

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    What is it with headlights these days, (Guzzi California :puke1) a big round one worked great and looks vintage on Guzzi's.
    My pick would sadly be the Harley for the headlight alone :rofl
  11. cabanza

    cabanza Smooth Operator

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  12. jdgretz

    jdgretz Looking for new places

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    That California 1400 headlight looks a lot better in person than in any photo I've seen of it.

    jdg
  13. cabanza

    cabanza Smooth Operator

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    Just couldn't resist posting another pic. I love the white one.

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  14. Cortez

    Cortez BAZINGA!

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    +1
  15. MookieBlaylock

    MookieBlaylock Long timer

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    Different day different bike. I think i got a problem. Khaki green 800
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  16. DanVFR

    DanVFR Continent Crusher

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    Ultimate do anything bike.

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  17. doxiedog

    doxiedog Been here awhile

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    Trading in a 011 bonneville t100,no fun in the canyon.
  18. cabanza

    cabanza Smooth Operator

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  19. dmac57

    dmac57 Long timer

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    VFR400/NC30

    Courtesy of the bahstids on the "VFR" thread.
  20. DAKEZ

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    "do anything bikes" Don't have 17" front wheels. :deal