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Forum: Road warriors 07-27-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
I've only had it a few days with a couple hundred...

I've only had it a few days with a couple hundred miles on it. Definitely like the concave shape for the sit bones and narrower front. I'd say it's pretty good overall.
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
Corbin seat really dials in the ergo comfort....

Corbin seat really dials in the ergo comfort. Hell yeah!

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic420/001_zps7e259b97.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,903
Posted By DavesNotHere
I feel I got a lot of motorcycle for my money...

I feel I got a lot of motorcycle for my money with CBR500R. Terrific value.
Forum: Road warriors 07-05-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,384
Posted By DavesNotHere
Yeah, I would normally be tempted by an upgrade...

Yeah, I would normally be tempted by an upgrade potential like this, but my 500R is definitely dialed in for me like a tailored suit, and I don't want to change at all.
Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
http://blog.motorcycle.com/wp-content/uploads/2013...

http://blog.motorcycle.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/112013-2014-honda-cb1100-ex-09.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 06-09-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 17,572
Posted By DavesNotHere
It's too small to be a commuter. It's a frikken...

It's too small to be a commuter. It's a frikken monkey bike.:D

http://s27.postimg.org/agtmguphf/2014_Yamaha_FZ07_Launch_35.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 06-08-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 107,160
Posted By DavesNotHere
Definitely a sweet bike, but I still prefer the...

Definitely a sweet bike, but I still prefer the Interceptor-type styling of my CBR500R vs this kind of industrial BMW-like brutal look of the FZ.

It does win performance-wise, but to outrun the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,206
Posted By DavesNotHere
I hope it is just a MT-07 with a different...

I hope it is just a MT-07 with a different sticker that says FZ-07 so the hype seems that much more hilarious. Bold new graphics!
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 19,684
Posted By DavesNotHere
Trust me, 500R is well worth the extra. If yer...

Trust me, 500R is well worth the extra. If yer that cheap, go get a KLR:D
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,488
Posted By DavesNotHere
I have the 500R and I'm pretty happy with it....

I have the 500R and I'm pretty happy with it. Just got it a while ago and have about a thousand miles on it so far. I've had several other bikes and would have to say this one is one of the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-10-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 23,516
Posted By DavesNotHere
http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic42...

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Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4,610
Views: 904,489
Posted By DavesNotHere
Here's an episode of "Hunter" from 1984 with some...

Here's an episode of "Hunter" from 1984 with some product placement having the bad guy ride the new '84 Nighthawk.:D

http://www.hulu.com/watch/112003#i0,p9,d0
Forum: Road warriors 05-07-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 36,097
Posted By DavesNotHere
Well, this thread is supposed to be about the...

Well, this thread is supposed to be about the possibility on a CTX1300N naked version which I guess would look more like the CTX700N naked version which I think would be better.
...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
[QUOTE=SilkMoneyLove;24106616]The upcoming CBR300...

[QUOTE=SilkMoneyLove;24106616]The upcoming CBR300 is looking good to me.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/07/5abahumu.jpg[

/QUOTE]



Are you sure? I have the 500 and definitley don't want...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
Today I fancy a bumblebee. ...

Today I fancy a bumblebee.

http://img2.findthebest.com/sites/default/files/778/media/images/2014_Honda_Gold_Wing_F6B_Deluxe_1320544.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
I'm getting around 62 MPG. Comfort is...

I'm getting around 62 MPG.

Comfort is medium, with the usual improvements that could be made with a Corbin seat etc..
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
Oh, Hai :wave ...

Oh, Hai :wave

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Forum: Road warriors 04-29-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
I have the R model with slightly lower bars even,...

I have the R model with slightly lower bars even, but I find with some inner thigh grip to the tank off and on, it doesn't bother my hands, arms or back. I'm 54 and getting away with it pretty easily...
Forum: Road warriors 04-14-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
+1 I got a CBR500R but would have got a...

+1

I got a CBR500R but would have got a retro CB500 if they made it.
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
For advertising or running a small business this...

For advertising or running a small business this would be great to attract attention.
Forum: Road warriors 03-25-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,731
Views: 173,055
Posted By DavesNotHere
My local dealer was bitching about the fact that...

My local dealer was bitching about the fact that the Japanese Mfgs are only allowing small allotments for North America most of the time. So maybe only one or two bikes per dealership even on easy to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
Before purchasing my 500R, I test rode both the F...

Before purchasing my 500R, I test rode both the F and the R. I was almost positive that I would get the F before the test rides, since I have always had upright position bikes, however after riding...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 160,155
Posted By DavesNotHere
Picked up an R today.:D ...

Picked up an R today.:D

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic420/IMG_0203_zpsc3223a3c.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1,731
Views: 173,055
Posted By DavesNotHere
it's funny, because you get a lot for your money...

it's funny, because you get a lot for your money for a CB500f but it's like Honda is saying " because this bike looks so agonizingly funky we'll cut you a deal on the price" While Yamaha is saying on...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,731
Views: 173,055
Posted By DavesNotHere
I kind of wish there was a more substantial...

I kind of wish there was a more substantial difference in size and power because it seems to be only a little bit better than my TU250x, which is not much motivation to change.
Forum: Road warriors 02-28-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,345
Posted By DavesNotHere
Well, I have changed the stock front sprocket...

Well, I have changed the stock front sprocket giving it a taller gearing, but it is still not that great a freeway cruiser. Handles fine, but a 250 isn't exactly the king of the freeway. I usually am...
Forum: Road warriors 02-28-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,345
Posted By DavesNotHere
I went from a FZ1 all the way down to TU250x and...

I went from a FZ1 all the way down to TU250x and couldn't be happier. Zipping around like a bat out of hell on one fourth the engine size.
...
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7,630
Views: 1,126,035
Posted By DavesNotHere
I wish Honda would make a retro bike like the...

I wish Honda would make a retro bike like the CB1100 except with the 500cc parallel twin for much cheaper. A real retro type CB500 would be grand because at the dealership today I found the CB500f,...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,415
Posted By DavesNotHere
Went from a FZ1 to a TU250x. Zipping around on...

Went from a FZ1 to a TU250x. Zipping around on 1/4 of the engine is actually more fun. I like that is retro and inexpensive too.
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8,616
Views: 1,374,294
Posted By DavesNotHere
A super-inexpensive bike that is still MADE IN...

A super-inexpensive bike that is still MADE IN JAPAN. Get 'em while you can.

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic420/IMG_0146_zps924b8465.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8,616
Views: 1,374,294
Posted By DavesNotHere
http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic42...

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Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,731
Views: 173,055
Posted By DavesNotHere
+1000

+1000
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8,616
Views: 1,374,294
Posted By DavesNotHere
Yeah, brand new. Not a big deal , just some...

Yeah, brand new. Not a big deal , just some minor niggles. Figure the cables are stretching out too, so precise throttle performance ain't gonna happen.
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8,616
Views: 1,374,294
Posted By DavesNotHere
I'm in the process of going through the break-in...

I'm in the process of going through the break-in period. I have noticed that, at a certain low throttle point, the FI pulses and I get a lurching effect.
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8,616
Views: 1,374,294
Posted By DavesNotHere
Got a new TU250X today:clap ...

Got a new TU250X today:clap

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w586/Davepic420/IMG_0115_zpsacd1bc1c.jpg
Forum: Battle scooters 04-05-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,471
Posted By DavesNotHere
Honestly, I was only looking to add some...

Honestly, I was only looking to add some excitement to the thread when I said it seemed alot of people were being smug. :1drink


I can relate to someone worrying about their money paying...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-04-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,471
Posted By DavesNotHere
:D:D:D ...

:D:D:D

http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/2007/07/07/world/asia/07vietnam.2.600.jpg
Forum: Battle scooters 04-03-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,471
Posted By DavesNotHere
I gear up fully for a motorcycle ride. To mule...

I gear up fully for a motorcycle ride. To mule over to get some groceries on a scoot? Nah. I'm 53 too (old enough to know better maybe), but you gotta do something a little crazy:D
Forum: Battle scooters 04-03-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,471
Posted By DavesNotHere
No I don't think it is smug to actually wear the...

No I don't think it is smug to actually wear the gear, but it comes across as lecturing people and boasting about how wise it is.
Forum: Battle scooters 04-03-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,471
Posted By DavesNotHere
I agree, but when they post up that it is full...

I agree, but when they post up that it is full motorcycle gear or nothing, on a scooter and are looking for a thumbs up for that attitude , IMO they are being a smug douche.
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