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Forum: Battle Scooters Yesterday, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I have some rhinomoto bar ends for my Aprilia,...

I have some rhinomoto bar ends for my Aprilia, heavier than the OEM and I could tell as soon as I put them on the front end felt more stable. That combined with the CRG bar end mirrors. I'd sell...
Forum: Battle Scooters Yesterday, 03:02 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
shortened the windscreen

I decided to cut down the windscreen by about 10cm

http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af152/greyhound99_photos/th_20150702_134928_zpspsd3kua5.jpg...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-29-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 903
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I find my BMW C600 to be very comfortable. The...

I find my BMW C600 to be very comfortable. The seat is great and I can juuuuust about stretch my legs all the way while seated. The suspension is really good IMO too. I'm 6'1" and 32" inseam. The...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-29-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,109
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Love it! Too practical for U.S.A. 300cc, storage....

Love it! Too practical for U.S.A. 300cc, storage. Perfect for commuting with power to spare.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-29-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,654
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Hoping for the best!

Hoping for the best!
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-23-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Oh, and a $3 GPS mount. I had the RAM part from...

Oh, and a $3 GPS mount. I had the RAM part from my Aprilia. one #5x30mm screw, one rubber washer, and a couple of spare washers. The felt pads were there for the testing runs, now that I know it is...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-23-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
barkbuster modification

I was not 100% happy with how the Barkbusters fit. Rembember they were not designed for this bike to begin with. So, I got to work with a dremmel grinder.

Left side is the finished product, right...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-23-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,919
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I too was waiting, hoping, the Integra would have...

I too was waiting, hoping, the Integra would have made it here. I Really wanted to like the two cruiser style bikes with the DCT, almost bought the one with the fairing. Same with the NC700x. The...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-20-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 16,019
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I hope this turns out well for you; I'm sure I...

I hope this turns out well for you; I'm sure I speak for most on this site but you got stellar credibility. Hell, I almost bought a Zuma 125 because of your thread.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-15-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By GREY.HOUND
It is good to see that since big scooters have an...

It is good to see that since big scooters have an opportunity to fill a missing market; the mid size touring segment. Just in the last month 2 or 3 inmates were looking for something like this over...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-14-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Nice read. Never ridden a real MC, but can't...

Nice read. Never ridden a real MC, but can't believe the B650 "isn't good for touring"
I took a ride on Hwy 58 about 2 months ago on the C600; amazing road.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-13-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Just checked the other day, $250 for 600 mile...

Just checked the other day, $250 for 600 mile service.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-13-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Wanted white too, but the good deal was on a NOS...

Wanted white too, but the good deal was on a NOS silver. Don't think much about it now.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-09-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Just thougth I'd share what those Italians are...

Just thougth I'd share what those Italians are doing: They treat it more like a sport bike. I think they'd call me crazy. They've gone sporty and sleek, I've gone bigger: top case, hand guards, wind...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-09-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Ok, so here goes: Total height difference from...

Ok, so here goes: Total height difference from lowest to highest is about 4 inches, but the angle of the shield is seriously different. The Highest, most upright position keeps wind off of my...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-09-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Don't forget the BMW Scoots, the 650 GT has an...

Don't forget the BMW Scoots, the 650 GT has an electric windscreen. I have the C600 sport (actually same 647cc engine)
...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-09-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I've got about 3000 miles and ride to work about...

I've got about 3000 miles and ride to work about 4 days per week plus weekends for fun. As for maintenance costs, only the break in service; about $350 dollars. I'm sure the 6000 mile service will be...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-08-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
It is the E37, which is apparently 39ltr....

It is the E37, which is apparently 39ltr. According to GIVI.
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-08-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Passenger floorboards?

Just wondering. Any ideas on how to mount something like this?
http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af152/greyhound99_photos/th_Kuryakyn%20mini%20footboards_zpsauky0ekg.jpg...
Forum: Battle Scooters 06-08-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Wunderlich Wind deflector added

http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af152/greyhound99_photos/th_20150606_174743_zpsgsbsua17.jpg (http://s1003.photobucket.com/user/greyhound99_photos/media/20150606_174743_zpsgsbsua17.jpg.html)
...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-04-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 13,163
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Enoying your report Klaviator. Thanks for...

Enoying your report Klaviator. Thanks for stopping to take pics; I just can't seem to stop when I ride.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-02-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,972
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I haven't gotten to the serious maintenance yet,...

I haven't gotten to the serious maintenance yet, but i am sure it's expensive.

Just wanted to make sure you explore all your options.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-01-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,972
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Ok, I'll beat the drum again for a larger...

Ok, I'll beat the drum again for a larger scooter.

My BMW meets pretty much every requirement listed; I was looking for basically the same bike you described and almost went for the Honda NT700...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-31-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 13,163
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Great stuff!

Great stuff!
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-31-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Some updates on some additions to the scooter: ...

Some updates on some additions to the scooter:

I added the matching GIVI topcase panel and passenger backrest. I think it makes the GIVI case look like it belongs now.
...
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-25-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,410
Posted By GREY.HOUND
My Aprilia Sportcity 250 gets about 72 mpg. 75...

My Aprilia Sportcity 250 gets about 72 mpg. 75 mpg a couple of times. I ride between 45 and 65 mph. Hardly ever go above 65 on it; top speed is about 80 via gps.
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-24-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 17,524
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Thumb agreed

agreed
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-13-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 33,101
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-13-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 926
Posted By GREY.HOUND
When I was looking for one for the BMW scoot, the...

When I was looking for one for the BMW scoot, the TMAX bag popped up a few times about fitting the Maj. just fine. I got mine from Amazon, about $100.

Also, 2 or 3 guys on the BMW forums have...
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-13-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 935
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Nice looking ride. Thanks.

Nice looking ride. Thanks.
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-12-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Thanks for the heads up on tire pressure. I...

Thanks for the heads up on tire pressure. I noticed the tire says 42psi max and bmw recommend 36 .
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-11-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,790
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Like! Good for both of you. something tells me...

Like! Good for both of you. something tells me this bike will get lots of seat time.
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-10-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Yeah, don't get me wrong I love the SC. It is my...

Yeah, don't get me wrong I love the SC. It is my local bike now. Maybe new springs some day, what kind?
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-07-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,320
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Great stuff! Thanks

Great stuff! Thanks
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-05-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,011
Posted By GREY.HOUND
great pics and looks like a wonderful ride.

great pics and looks like a wonderful ride.
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-01-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,150
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Love it! Especially since it was 94 degrees here...

Love it! Especially since it was 94 degrees here today; everything is so green there.
Forum: Battle Scooters 05-01-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I think it's really good. I really notice how bad...

I think it's really good. I really notice how bad my Aprilia sportcity suspension is in comparison.
Forum: Battle Scooters 04-30-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
TMAX tunnel bag for my BMW

The newest addition to my scoot. Fits well and should work as well or better than the BMW bag. Plus the BMW bag is $150, this was $95.
...
Forum: Battle Scooters 04-29-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,862
Posted By GREY.HOUND
Yeah. At first I was just commuting and riding...

Yeah. At first I was just commuting and riding the same roads as on my Aprilia and didn't really get to experience everything the BMW has to offer. This thing is amazing!
Forum: Battle Scooters 04-27-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,284
Posted By GREY.HOUND
I'm interested in this, how do you attach it to...

I'm interested in this, how do you attach it to the scooter itself? What secures it while in motion?

thanks.
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