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Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
Oh that is a beautiful machine. Underrated and...

Oh that is a beautiful machine. Underrated and under apprciated too.
I'd take the Clymer Indian or Rickman variants too!
...
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4,676
Views: 853,760
Posted By EetsOK
If it was near me I'd be all over it.

If it was near me I'd be all over it.
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4,676
Views: 853,760
Posted By EetsOK
jumping jesus that is ugly. WTF were they...

jumping jesus that is ugly. WTF were they thinking?
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
I know I can't believe I missed that. Shame on...

I know I can't believe I missed that. Shame on me.
A side note to Mad Max: The version they showed this weekend on AMC is the original Australian version. For years the version we got in North...
Forum: Road warriors 01-01-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
1974 SFC. For sale right now and only 32,000....

1974 SFC. For sale right now and only 32,000. This later model 1998 Laverda 68 is a little more in my price range at only 1800. http://www.madeinitalymotorcycles.com/14912Lav%20(1).JPG
Forum: Road warriors 01-01-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
http://www.madeinitalymotorcycles.com/31112LavSFC%...

http://www.madeinitalymotorcycles.com/31112LavSFC%20(2).JPG
Forum: Road warriors 01-01-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
A Mad Max style ( and I don't mean fake beat up...

A Mad Max style ( and I don't mean fake beat up and flat black piece of shit) motorcycle. A Jim Goose replica kawi 1000?...
Forum: Road warriors 12-28-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
Too many sport bikes on here. A lightly...

Too many sport bikes on here.

A lightly modified final edition 53 Chief.
http://media.kickstatic.com/kickapps/images/29029/photos/PHOTO_13808736_29029_2691563_ap.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-28-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 42,198
Posted By EetsOK
One day you might reach the level of motorcycle...

One day you might reach the level of motorcycle connoisseur.

There are people in this world who can not tell the difference between a Big Mac pattie and a fillet mignon. I mean beef is beef right?
Forum: Road warriors 12-28-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 42,198
Posted By EetsOK
Harley Sportsters, all of them including the...

Harley Sportsters, all of them including the XR1200 ( I still don't get that bike.) Buells are interesting. Sporties are just boring. Even the new Bonnie is more entertaining...not by much mind you....
Forum: Road warriors 12-26-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,546
Posted By EetsOK
Buy what I like. Then when you don't like it, I...

Buy what I like. Then when you don't like it, I will be a nice guy and give you 15 cents tot eh dollar on it. Everybody wins.
Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
I want one of these. I am sure the experts on...

I want one of these. I am sure the experts on ADVrider will know what it is without an explanation.

http://www.motorstown.com/images/yamaha-yzf-r7-08.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 148,575
Posted By EetsOK
I hated this bike the Yammy FJR1300. Pretty bad...

I hated this bike the Yammy FJR1300. Pretty bad when the bike from the demo fleet is stalling in traffic, among other issues....
Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
Sorry here's another cruiser for you. I mean it...

Sorry here's another cruiser for you. I mean it must be a cruiser since it is an Indian.... http://www.motorcycleclassics.com/uploadedImages/articles/issues/2011-07-01/Indian-Enfield-1.jpg

Not a...
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 148,575
Posted By EetsOK
The new Bonnies. Tried numerous ones and they are...

The new Bonnies. Tried numerous ones and they are all boring. They work well enough, comfort, handling, braking pwoer are all very good for a bike in its class and price but somehow I feel bored on...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 15,479
Posted By EetsOK
There are people with S&S powered Gilroy...

There are people with S&S powered Gilroy "Indians" who claim those S&S powerplants are not HD clones but Indian engines.:lol3 They will argue with you and call you names until they are blue in the...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 15,479
Posted By EetsOK
That is what I'd like to see. I really do not...

That is what I'd like to see. I really do not want a mini cruiser to compete with the Sportster and sub 1000 cc V twins from Japan Inc. Make it more along thelines of the old Ducati Sport Classic GT...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 148,575
Posted By EetsOK
That's alright. I remember the first time I sat...

That's alright.
I remember the first time I sat on one, it was a red and black 1999 with the S&S engine and the double downtube frame. I have NEVER lifted a bike that felt so top heavy! I can't even...
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 148,575
Posted By EetsOK
Yes, I did and why would you say such thing? Are...

Yes, I did and why would you say such thing? Are you trying to invoke a fight? Or do you own one of these turkeys?

14 years on and can't see any reason why somebody would buy an Indian which is...
Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2012, 01:12 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 148,575
Posted By EetsOK
This: ...

This:
http://images.traderonline.com//img/5/dealer/7666074/106346068_1.jpg

Indian: from 1999 right up to 2013. It was insulting to me that they'd try an dpull a fast one liek they did: HD clone...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,161
Posted By EetsOK
They already are. Polaris is continuing on with...

They already are. Polaris is continuing on with the old Gilroy/Kings Mountain "Power Plus" (ie redecorated Evo) since last eyar when they took over. Been building bikes at Spirit Lake for about year...
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,161
Posted By EetsOK
You heard one you heard them all. Hopefully it...

You heard one you heard them all.
Hopefully it isn't more redecorated HD engines.
I mean am I the only who sees the irnony of Polaris building HD clone engines (we all know the Power Plus is just...
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,161
Posted By EetsOK
Here the all new Indian V twin.

Just alisten, no visuals though.

Where's the spy shot?
http://cdn.polarisindustries.com/polaris/ind/2013/img/new-engine/handle-bars.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,554
Posted By EetsOK
No problem that OHC motor was well ahead of the...

No problem that OHC motor was well ahead of the curve for 1975. Kinda makes you wonder don't it?
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,554
Posted By EetsOK
Um...no. That Sporty concept was made in 1975....

Um...no.
That Sporty concept was made in 1975. The V Rod didn't hit the street until 26 years later AND was the result of the VR1000 race bike program and Prosche engineering (in a nutshell.)
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,277
Posted By EetsOK
BMW K1300GT. Honda ST1300. Triumph...

BMW K1300GT.
Honda ST1300.
Triumph Thunderbird Sport.
1975 Norton Commando 850 Interstate.
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
http://www.parkerindian.com.au/images/apache4.jpg

http://www.parkerindian.com.au/images/apache4.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,554
Posted By EetsOK
http://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/wp-conten...

http://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/1975-model-ohc-1100-experim.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
Kiwi Indian replica made with all new parts. ...

Kiwi Indian replica made with all new parts.
http://kiwiindian.com/gallery/replica/retro-pic-07.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 14,651
Posted By EetsOK
Not everybody wants the latest greatest thing. I...

Not everybody wants the latest greatest thing. I have ridden many of the latest greates super sports out there and they wonderful bikes but, there is a certain charm to a retro bike. The bikes of...
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,635
Posted By EetsOK
These marketing departments do they ever talk to...

These marketing departments do they ever talk to people who, you know, BUY the products?

Longest day time wise was 17 hours ona Sporty.
Longest day mile waise was just over 600 miles on a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-06-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,763
Posted By EetsOK
Should've given it more throttle.

Should've given it more throttle.
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
Thanks for the feedback. Of course you ain't...

Thanks for the feedback. Of course you ain't helping me save any money.
Forum: Road warriors 12-06-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,635
Posted By EetsOK
So here's a silly question: Where has the...

So here's a silly question:
Where has the sprung saddle gone? HD offered up tot he late 70's (or ealry 80's?) on their FL touring rigs. Police bikes still ahve them and I assume it is becasue they...
Forum: Road warriors 12-02-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8,117
Views: 1,232,088
Posted By EetsOK
I am starting to have feeling of longing for a...

I am starting to have feeling of longing for a big 4 cylinder naked retro roadster.

http://motosvit.com/Kawasaki%20ZRX%201200/2003/2003-Kawasaki-ZRX1200Ra.jpg
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-01-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,260
Posted By EetsOK
Most bikes through out history have had mid's or...

Most bikes through out history have had mid's or slighlty rear set controls. This was probably done becasue it offers the best control and comfort. Even the old HD's and Indians with their sprung...
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4,676
Views: 853,760
Posted By EetsOK
The riding position is absolutely stupid. After...

The riding position is absolutely stupid. After all that work, time and money and they didn't put a set of proper rear set on it? Dumbass.
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4,676
Views: 853,760
Posted By EetsOK
Holy crap, an Evo runs cooler? My experience with...

Holy crap, an Evo runs cooler? My experience with them was 1 ) the oil tank got toasty on my thigh and 2) it would overheat like crazy if I didn't run synth oil.
Forum: Road warriors 11-25-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,545
Posted By EetsOK
Been there done that no regrets. 11...

Been there done that no regrets. 11 years/100,000+km with the bike my insurance paid for.
Forum: Road warriors 11-25-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 19,648
Posted By EetsOK
Same with every other machine out there. Of...

Same with every other machine out there. Of course the pool of Suzuki RE5 fans is much MUCH smaller than the HD crowd BUT they are out there. I wish the myth of "YOu can't rebuild Japanes bikes"...
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