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Forum: Old's Cool Yesterday, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By Scoobynut
'66 YL1 Twinjet. Also sold it a few years ago. ...

'66 YL1 Twinjet. Also sold it a few years ago.

http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w46/cyrenus/BlueYL1021.jpg (http://s173.photobucket.com/user/cyrenus/media/BlueYL1021.jpg.html)
Forum: Old's Cool Yesterday, 08:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By Scoobynut
'66 YM1 305. Sold it a few years ago. Sigh... ...

'66 YM1 305. Sold it a few years ago. Sigh...

http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w46/cyrenus/66YamahaYM1305.jpg (http://s173.photobucket.com/user/cyrenus/media/66YamahaYM1305.jpg.html)
Forum: Old's Cool Yesterday, 07:43 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 148,383
Posted By Scoobynut
Some unreal bikes in this thread! I just...

Some unreal bikes in this thread!

I just inherited this little GS from my step-dad a few weeks ago. Pretty amazing condition for an unrestored bike, no? No dents, dings or damage anywhere. Side...
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,654
Posted By Scoobynut
If you look at the rear 3/4 shot where you can...

If you look at the rear 3/4 shot where you can see the instrument panel, it looks like the new all-digital panel from the '14 Super Tenere.
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 57,251
Posted By Scoobynut
Here's a post (with links to pictures) from the...

Here's a post (with links to pictures) from the SuperTenere forum where a guy installed the servo for his cruise control under the seat of his Gen1. The non-ES underseat storage is the same on the...
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Great photos, T-cosmic! Here's a photo from...

Great photos, T-cosmic!

Here's a photo from yesterday. While on a trip to my mom's, I swung by my sister's place to pick up the skateboard/longboard thingy my son had forgotten at her house. ...
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 24,395
Views: 4,463,403
Posted By Scoobynut
From RoadRUNNER magazine: Ténéré (pronounced...

From RoadRUNNER magazine: Ténéré (pronounced like "tay-nay-ray") is the word for "desert" in the language of the Tuareg tribe that resides in the region of the Sahara where Timbuktu is located.
...
Forum: Road warriors 07-13-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,215
Posted By Scoobynut
I myself have zero interest in these types of...

I myself have zero interest in these types of bikes, but every time I go down to the Black Hills, or skirt around the Black Hills during Bike Week, I see a few of these custom 'dream' bikes stuck by...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-10-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,377
Posted By Scoobynut
Great RR, great pics! Sorry I couldn't make it...

Great RR, great pics! Sorry I couldn't make it down there, but looks like you had plenty of fun all by your lonesome.
Forum: Beasts 06-26-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 27,692
Posted By Scoobynut
I owned a 2012 and now own a 2014. I traded to...

I owned a 2012 and now own a 2014. I traded to the the 2014 mainly for the cruise control as it's a very nice feature out here in the wide-open west. It wasn't even on my radar at the time, but the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-26-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,345
Posted By Scoobynut
I think Honda's models released in the 1987-1990...

I think Honda's models released in the 1987-1990 period were sort of a renaissance for motorcycling, at least for Honda in any case, though many of the machines were underrated and under appreciated...
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Nope. Super Tenere don't give a shit.

Nope. Super Tenere don't give a shit.
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
It sure would be interesting to know how many...

It sure would be interesting to know how many former BMW owners now have Super Teneres. Welcome to the family and to the world of reliable adventure!
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,012
Posted By Scoobynut
I voted a 9 because no bike is perfect, but for...

I voted a 9 because no bike is perfect, but for me this is about as good as it gets. :D
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
No wind? Now that is a fantasy! A couple of...

No wind? Now that is a fantasy!

A couple of (crappy cellphone) pics from a 1200 mile loop I rode last weekend, down through the Black Hills, over to the Bighorns, and back home through the...
Forum: Beasts 06-06-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 24,395
Views: 4,463,403
Posted By Scoobynut
Barefoot, do you have the OEM heated grips? ...

Barefoot, do you have the OEM heated grips? Before I added them to the 2012 I had, I didn't find the throttle tension objectionable, but afterwards the throttle was much stiffer, something to do...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1,367
Views: 274,472
Posted By Scoobynut
Unfortunate really that so many chumps buy into...

Unfortunate really that so many chumps buy into that brand nonsense. A new classic Triumph shares no more DNA with the old Triumphs than a W800 does, not to mention the W800 is probably a better...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 189,426
Posted By Scoobynut
A bunch of aftermarket mufflers, and other stuff...

A bunch of aftermarket mufflers, and other stuff for the SR on this website. The owner of the website, Takashi, is well known in the U.S. CB1100 community. Great communication and shipping fast as...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1,367
Views: 274,472
Posted By Scoobynut
I cornered one of the Kawi reps at the Int'l MC...

I cornered one of the Kawi reps at the Int'l MC show in Minneapolis in 2012 and he had some knowledge of the W800. He as much as admitted that Kawi felt burned by what happened to the W650. I tried...
Forum: Beasts 06-02-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Silverfin, there's no snatchiness in 'T' mode, so...

Silverfin, there's no snatchiness in 'T' mode, so probably best to keep in that mode when 2-Up. Will keep your S.O. much happier and therefore you will be happier. :evil
Forum: Beasts 06-02-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Well, I'm not a professional bike tester or...

Well, I'm not a professional bike tester or critic, but am happy to give my own observations.

Power...more? It does seem like the Gen1 restrictions in the lower 3 gears has been eliminated, or at...
Forum: Beasts 06-02-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,149
Posted By Scoobynut
I believe Yamaha's 2nd shipment of S-10s are...

I believe Yamaha's 2nd shipment of S-10s are hitting the docks as we speak, June delivery is the general consensus anyways...
Forum: Beasts 06-02-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
In the EU, you can get the ES in the blue -- kind...

In the EU, you can get the ES in the blue -- kind of baffling why Yamaha didn't offer both colors on the ES here...but, anyways, in the end it doesn't really matter, the '14 in any color is an...
Forum: Beasts 06-01-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w46/cyrenus/DSC...

http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w46/cyrenus/DSC00080_zpse1d458fb.jpg (http://s173.photobucket.com/user/cyrenus/media/DSC00080_zpse1d458fb.jpg.html)
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Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
I take this to mean feminine and gay colors are...

I take this to mean feminine and gay colors are acceptable to Canadians, is that what you're implying? :D
Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 24,395
Views: 4,463,403
Posted By Scoobynut
I removed the stock Yamaha muffler from my 2012...

I removed the stock Yamaha muffler from my 2012 Tenere; it's all steel (not stainless) construction. I don't know the weight, but it seemed about twice as heavy as the LeoVince that replaced it. 20...
Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Tremor, you're saying you can buy a S-10 in Japan...

Tremor, you're saying you can buy a S-10 in Japan from a dealer, and the blue Yamaha USA calls Team Yamaha Blue is available as Deep Purplish Blue Metallic on the S-10? In Japan? Or is that what...
Forum: Beasts 05-30-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
I think Mama Yama has called this alleged Deep...

I think Mama Yama has called this alleged Deep Purplish Blue 'Team Yamaha Blue' for quite a few years now, but hey what do they know? Myself I don't even see a hint of purple in it. Maybe a...
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Team Yamaha Blue according to the official Yama...

Team Yamaha Blue according to the official Yama website.
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
I agree, I think it's a knockout. ...

I agree, I think it's a knockout.

http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w46/cyrenus/photo53_zps48e5d4cc.jpg (http://s173.photobucket.com/user/cyrenus/media/photo53_zps48e5d4cc.jpg.html)
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Hey now, I resemble that remark! Crazy...

Hey now, I resemble that remark!

Crazy Jeeper, thanks for posting the pics. I think our rally was a huge success. On a small scale.
Forum: Beasts 05-29-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,149
Posted By Scoobynut
Hey Crazy Jeeper, that must be my bike you're...

Hey Crazy Jeeper, that must be my bike you're talking about!

I used to own a '12, so I believe I'm qualified to comment here. I've got 1k miles on my '14 now and yes it's definitely smoother...
Forum: Beasts 05-28-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 57,251
Posted By Scoobynut
I believe someone has fitted the Altrider...

I believe someone has fitted the Altrider skidplate to a 2014, but with a slight modification; I think the guy had to leave on the small OEM sidestand washer thingy (you normally delete it with the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-20-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4,058
Views: 607,756
Posted By Scoobynut
What Gypped said. The best source of non-U.S....

What Gypped said. The best source of non-U.S. dealer OEM parts for the CB1100 is samurider.com

Many of us inmates over on the CB1100 forum have bought parts from Mr. Takashi, who is a very solid,...
Forum: Beasts 05-16-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 24,395
Views: 4,463,403
Posted By Scoobynut
Compared to what you're riding now it'll feel...

Compared to what you're riding now it'll feel like an afterburner equipped fighter jet. Has huge grunt in reserve at 60 to 70 mph. I had a 2012, stock motor but with a Leo Vince slip-on. I now...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-06-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8,023
Views: 3,129,049
Posted By Scoobynut
I hear ya there. I have no delusions about these...

I hear ya there. I have no delusions about these old bikes. I own a 2013 CB1100 and it's light years ahead in all departments. I guess you could debate about the looks of a true classic -vs- a...
Forum: Beasts 05-06-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 24,395
Views: 4,463,403
Posted By Scoobynut
The one reason I was 'compelled' to trade my '12...

The one reason I was 'compelled' to trade my '12 for a '14 was the electronic cruise control. If cc isn't a must-have for you I'd say you'll be perfectly happy with a 2012.
Forum: Beasts 05-05-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
You made the right choice (or the coin did!); you...

You made the right choice (or the coin did!); you will love the blue with the black and white speed block graphics when you see it in person. Reminds me of the graphic scheme Yamaha used on the Euro...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-04-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8,023
Views: 3,129,049
Posted By Scoobynut
Thanks, RideDS. I plan on taking it back to...

Thanks, RideDS. I plan on taking it back to completely stock, for aesthetic and collector value reasons, right down to stripping the paint shop pinstripes and applying correct replicas of the...
Forum: Beasts 05-04-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8,576
Views: 1,668,608
Posted By Scoobynut
Nice, rodder!!! It's a real shame we don't get...

Nice, rodder!!! It's a real shame we don't get the ZE/ES model in the racy blue paint scheme, I probably would've taken the plunge. I'm afraid I'm just not very crazy about the matte gray/black so...
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