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Old 08-21-2013, 04:01 PM   #61696
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Made it back from bopping around canada. Saw a good music festival, sailed on lake Erie, ferried over to Pelee island and hung around, missed the Windsor/Detroit cluster fuck. Good trip.
I'd definatley do Pelee island again. Very quiet, a lot of people would get bored. No putt putt, Planet Hollywood, Hooters or Starbucks.
Good to hear it was a safe trip.
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Old 08-21-2013, 04:48 PM   #61697
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How's Fred?
Fred was solid. Ginger St James was a good find but the highlight was Harland Pepper.
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:23 PM   #61698
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I agree. I think my, errr, wife wants one.
Just like a moped or a fat chick...
Your, err, wife wants a moped or a fat chick?

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Old 08-21-2013, 06:29 PM   #61699
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Your, err, wife wants a moped or a fat chick?

maybe she wants a fat chick on a moped
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:36 PM   #61700
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My girlfriend just put down a deposit on a grom. Most people will never get the appeal of a small bike... and some do.

I'm stoked for it to come in.
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Old 08-21-2013, 07:08 PM   #61701
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My girlfriend just put down a deposit on a grom. Most people will never get the appeal of a small bike... and some do.

I'm stoked for it to come in.
Congrats. At one point in time I had a street legal klx110 with little super moto tires and it was a blast . Grom should have the same grin factor. When are they expecting to deliver it?

I would get another little bike if we could get a local go cart track to let us run some hot laps. Or perhaps just get some cones and go to Rolling Acres?
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Old 08-21-2013, 07:24 PM   #61702
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I've really been wanting an XR100 to beat around on/ convert for street duty. Her getting a grom will give me more reason to get one.

Should be in next week. She doesn't even know what color shes getting. Shes getting it from a dealer in mount vernon. It seems like every dealer she called has already sold the first shipment, and has orders for the second. They're going fast.

Rolling acres would be a fun place to play with a bike like that. I play around there on my supermoto from time to time and haven't been ran out of there yet.
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Old 08-21-2013, 07:42 PM   #61703
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Rolling acres would be a fun place to play with a bike like that. I play around there on my supermoto from time to time and haven't been ran out of there yet.
Have you been to the trails behind? I haven't been in a few years, and I wonder if they're still there.
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Old 08-22-2013, 04:08 AM   #61704
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Your, err, wife wants a moped or a fat chick?

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maybe she wants a fat chick on a moped
Yes.
A Grom would be fine too.
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Old 08-22-2013, 04:15 AM   #61705
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So.....
I decided to take the big bike plunge. Bought a new old stock 2012 Super Tenere. By far the most comfortable bike I have ridden. Like a Cadillac compared to the KTM. Still debating on whether or not to keep the 640.
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Old 08-22-2013, 02:26 PM   #61706
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Have you been to the trails behind? I haven't been in a few years, and I wonder if they're still there.
I've seen them, never ventured in though. I usually just play on the sidewalks and curbs, practice wheelies and such.

There are trails across the street too, but i've heard there are mudholes back there that will swallow trucks on 38's.
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:28 PM   #61707
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So.....
I decided to take the big bike plunge. Bought a new old stock 2012 Super Tenere. By far the most comfortable bike I have ridden. Like a Cadillac compared to the KTM. Still debating on whether or not to keep the 640.

Congrats, I really love the S10, but the turbo douches at Yamaha corporate really put the kibash on me owning one.

Without question it is a killer bike.
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:35 PM   #61708
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:42 PM   #61709
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Congrats, I really love the S10, but the turbo douches at Yamaha corporate really put the kibash on me owning one.

Without question it is a killer bike.
Thanks, It was one of those deals that I just couldn't pass up. I'm still breaking it in, but from what I've road so far it seems like it would be fairly capable; given a skidplate and proper tires.... among a few other gratuitous upgrades.
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:42 PM   #61710
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Congrats, I really love the S10, but the turbo douches at Yamaha corporate really put the kibash on me owning one.

Without question it is a killer bike.

turbo douche...awesome terminology...you should trademark it
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