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Forum: Battle scooters Today, 03:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 430
Posted By AMAC1680
I'd bet the Burgman isn't any faster. Contrary to...

I'd bet the Burgman isn't any faster. Contrary to what is said Burgamn tops out in the low 70s. The Elite250 was 17hp and the Burgman is 18. It may start faster and run smoother but the power but the...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-28-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 12,921
Posted By AMAC1680
For those that also like "fat bottom girls".... ...

For those that also like "fat bottom girls"....

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-28-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 918
Posted By AMAC1680
That's the ticket. With almost 13000 Americans...

That's the ticket. With almost 13000 Americans reaching retirement age every day the market for these will increase. Add in those like myself with progressive disabilities and the market is there.
...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 17,935
Posted By AMAC1680
Congrats you're gonna love it ! Be Big, ...

Congrats you're gonna love it !

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,997
Posted By AMAC1680
That's I nice hat. Nice large opening. I'll...

That's I nice hat. Nice large opening.
I'll check it out, thanks.

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 36,932
Posted By AMAC1680
Dealers don't give you jack on the trade. I...

Dealers don't give you jack on the trade.

I find it hard to belive that you can't sell a scooter for what a dealer would give you on the trade. What are you willing to give away to a dealer, I may...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,621
Posted By AMAC1680
Lol. I think Jerry knows my tongue was firmly...

Lol. I think Jerry knows my tongue was firmly planted in cheek with the "in all due respect" bit.

As far as old rides I get it. I rode vintage for many years and the bikes are fun. That's before...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-25-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,621
Posted By AMAC1680
Jerry in all due respect, bullshit. I rode...

Jerry in all due respect, bullshit.

I rode the clunky crap back in the day and my old vespa was anything but charming. Nor was my HOG. If you like antiquated equipment then fine but in comparison...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-25-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,621
Posted By AMAC1680
Shhhh don't ruin his Vespa fantasy.......:D ...

Shhhh don't ruin his Vespa fantasy.......:D

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-24-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,997
Posted By AMAC1680
With the limited peripheral vision allowed with...

With the limited peripheral vision allowed with most full face helmets and my cervical fusions they present safety issues.

Limited range of motion and limited vision is a bad combo. I wore full...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-24-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,997
Posted By AMAC1680
My favorite helmit is the one I had on when my...

My favorite helmit is the one I had on when my head bounced off the pavement.
HJC FG Jet Hi Visibility Helmet 3/4. It took a nasty hit but I'm alive and well.

In my case a full face creates more...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-24-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,086
Posted By AMAC1680
Very nice Jerry! Now once you get the EFI and...

Very nice Jerry!
Now once you get the EFI and ABS on the thing will be perfect........:D

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-19-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,365
Posted By AMAC1680
Well my friend that just may be the best thing...

Well my friend that just may be the best thing I've read here in a long time.

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-19-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,621
Posted By AMAC1680
make sure the scooter fits I can't make any...

make sure the scooter fits

I can't make any educated suggestions without knowing what scoots the most comfortable for you. All three you named are fine rides. I'd throw in the SYM Citycom and...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-19-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,849
Posted By AMAC1680
http://www.motorscooterguide.net/Suzuki/Burgman/Bu...

http://www.motorscooterguide.net/Suzuki/Burgman/Burgman-200.html

I find this to be reasonable, not far off for my feelings about the scoot.
Looks good, rides good solid support.what else can you...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-18-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,849
Posted By AMAC1680
Anything can be done but do you want to. As I've...

Anything can be done but do you want to. As I've said in the past I rode a 200 Burg in Spain a few years ago. I put a few thousand miles on it and its a great scooter.

But if it were me and I'm a...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-17-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,572
Posted By AMAC1680
+1 Be Big, AMAC

+1

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-17-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 518
Posted By AMAC1680
I didn't have a problem. I wonder if its the...

I didn't have a problem. I wonder if its the angle the straps are pulled at?

Be big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-17-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 518
Posted By AMAC1680
I've used the canyon II on the Cali, RV200 and...

I've used the canyon II on the Cali, RV200 and DT300. Works great never any damage.

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-16-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 253,186
Posted By AMAC1680
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fo7nCZiD59I Be...

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fo7nCZiD59I

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-16-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,695
Posted By AMAC1680
Or.... The best part is the low tongue height....

Or....
The best part is the low tongue height. I've towed my scoots behind my girlfriends Mini Cooper. I normally tow with a Transit Connect of all things.

One mans ceiling is another mans floor!...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-16-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,362
Posted By AMAC1680
Cool! Be Big, AMAC

Cool!

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-15-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,695
Posted By AMAC1680
I've used this one:...

I've used this one:...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-15-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,695
Posted By AMAC1680
I've used a hitch carrier but now use this...

I've used a hitch carrier but now use this trailer to move scoots between Florida and NJ. I've used it for the Cali Classic and my Downtown 300. Works out great and stores in little space.
...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-15-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,362
Posted By AMAC1680
Sorry my bad. I should have said Trail 70's with...

Sorry my bad. I should have said Trail 70's with bigger motors.
Big differance huh...:huh

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-15-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,362
Posted By AMAC1680
If the plan is to beat it up, even moderately,...

If the plan is to beat it up, even moderately, I'd go with the above.

The Hooligan, Roughhouse and Cabo all look like "off road" scoots but under the skin they are still scooters. Front ends and...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-14-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,169
Posted By AMAC1680
At 70mph the throttle is pinned and its a long...

At 70mph the throttle is pinned and its a long time to you get to that 81 mph.
Again its a great scooter just that freeway term is so very relative.

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-13-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,169
Posted By AMAC1680
I tend to agree with this statement from the...

I tend to agree with this statement from the link:
If you want to get up to 65 mph, it’ll take you there easily. Asking for 70 mph requires a little waiting, and from there things get harder.

...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-12-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,169
Posted By AMAC1680
Just remember when we talk "freeway capable" the...

Just remember when we talk "freeway capable" the Baby Burg is 360 lbs and 200cc. My time on it tells me its near its max at 70mph so it depends on what freeway we are talking about.

Fine scooter...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-10-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,960
Posted By AMAC1680
That's just an exhausting thread, make it go...

That's just an exhausting thread, make it go away.....

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-10-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,960
Posted By AMAC1680
I can't blame you. I love my RV200 but hate the...

I can't blame you. I love my RV200 but hate the matte black.
Bring back shiny scoots !

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,556
Posted By AMAC1680
Very well put! Be Big, AMAC

Very well put!

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-07-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,960
Posted By AMAC1680
Berry well put. The scoot must fit, above all...

Berry well put.
The scoot must fit, above all else.

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-06-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,960
Posted By AMAC1680
I love these threads. A guy asks about Ford v...

I love these threads.
A guy asks about Ford v Chevy and what follows is a round of "I have a dodge you should check it out".lol

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-06-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,960
Posted By AMAC1680
It's no secret here that I'm a big SYM guy, never...

It's no secret here that I'm a big SYM guy, never a problem with any of them.

That said I've ridden the PCX and it's as good as it gets. It's a rare day that you hear a PCX owners bitching about...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-06-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,045
Posted By AMAC1680
All that and yet Honda made it go away. Should...

All that and yet Honda made it go away.
Should have asked us first. Lol

Be Big,
AMAC
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,045
Posted By AMAC1680
Good point my post is confusing..... Short...

Good point my post is confusing.....
Short version my HD, harley, was too big for me. First scoot way to small.

Now the confusing part. I bought a SYM RV200 because it fit better than the SYM...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,045
Posted By AMAC1680
I learned the hard way my friend. I rode a HD for...

I learned the hard way my friend. I rode a HD for years that was, in hind site, way to big for me and in turn uncomfortable. I then overcompensated and ended up with another ride that put my knees in...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,045
Posted By AMAC1680
IMO that's true as far as power. At 367lbs and 29...

IMO that's true as far as power. At 367lbs and 29 hp the Kymco has an edge on the 422lb 24.5 hp Forza. I had the opportunity to take an extensive test ride and other than a little difference in in...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-04-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,989
Posted By AMAC1680
The floor to seat distance on the RV is "shorter"...

The floor to seat distance on the RV is "shorter" than the HD but feet forward the RV has more room. Matter of where you like to put those legs.:D

Be Big,
AMAC
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