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Old 03-27-2013, 06:13 AM   #14311
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You got a year before the Adventure will be out. Get to riding. ;)
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Old 03-27-2013, 06:38 AM   #14312
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Robert said something about "insurance regulations". Peter passed out when he saw that I brought my helmet and snake skin. Oh, well.
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:02 AM   #14313
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Talking Austin Riders

Did some searching, couldn't find a thread dedicated to Austin area riders. Looking for someone to cruise with. Just picked up a 2001 Suzuki Bandit 1200s. Excited to ride as much as possible between now and a summer long cross country road trip in June. 512-803-8381 or PM.
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:07 AM   #14314
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Did some searching, couldn't find a thread dedicated to Austin area riders. Looking for someone to cruise with. Just picked up a 2001 Suzuki Bandit 1200s. Excited to ride as much as possible between now and a summer long cross country road trip in June. 512-803-8381 or PM.
You may have better luck on the Two Wheeled Texans site finding Austin area folks to ride with. There are some of us Austin types here, but more on TWT. www.twtex.com
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:09 AM   #14315
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Did some searching, couldn't find a thread dedicated to Austin area riders. Looking for someone to cruise with. Just picked up a 2001 Suzuki Bandit 1200s. Excited to ride as much as possible between now and a summer long cross country road trip in June. 512-803-8381 or PM.
We ride all over and have several guys from the Austin area hang out on this thread. Are you afraid of a dirt road? we have been known to ride one or two That said we all love a good twisty road
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:10 AM   #14316
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You may have better luck on the Two Wheeled Texans site finding Austin area folks to ride with. There are some of us Austin types here, but more on TWT. www.twtex.com
Yeah..and this guy is in Austin What up, Rusty I saw the TransAlp on TWT and thought of you
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:18 AM   #14317
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Yeah..and this guy is in Austin What up, Rusty I saw the TransAlp on TWT and thought of you
Oh, I saw that bike and drooled. Wish I could have kept mine, but you have to balance money, time to ride and garage space and it was the loser in that equation.

On the Austin riding side, most the Austin folks here tend to ride in the dirt more and I figured a Bandit rider would be looking for more paved riding.
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:24 AM   #14318
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On the Austin riding side, most the Austin folks here tend to ride in the dirt more and I figured a Bandit rider would be looking for more paved riding.
We do get a few folks with street bikes that hit the dirt.


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Old 03-27-2013, 11:45 AM   #14319
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Robert said something about "insurance regulations". Peter passed out when he saw that I brought my helmet. Oh, well.

My buddy bought the white one. :)
We all seemed to have missed your last comment. So who was the "buddy"?

Okay, I know since I went to the source and asked. He thought it was funny that somebody showed up to buy and bike and brought his lawyer.
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Old 03-27-2013, 07:51 PM   #14320
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For those of y'all who didn't get to see Rod's new shirt...I just stole this from another inmate (tricepilot). If anything, Rod's campout shirt was louder.



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Old 03-28-2013, 04:05 AM   #14321
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For those of y'all who didn't get to see Rod's new shirt...I just stole this from another inmate (tricepilot). If anything, Rod's campout shirt was louder.



Much too early for this
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:07 AM   #14322
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Much too early for this
I saw it last night and it was still too early. If Mr2mch could get a shirt like that, well, we should be glad he can't.
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:55 AM   #14323
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Oh, I saw that bike and drooled. Wish I could have kept mine, but you have to balance money, time to ride and garage space and it was the loser in that equation.

On the Austin riding side, most the Austin folks here tend to ride in the dirt more and I figured a Bandit rider would be looking for more paved riding.
Id be into riding on some light trails, mostly pavement, though, since I'd like to keep my bike in great shape for summer touring. Do I just follow this thread to find out about nearby rides? I'll check out TWT, too.
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Old 03-28-2013, 07:18 AM   #14324
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We all seemed to have missed your last comment. So who was the "buddy"?

Okay, I know since I went to the source and asked. He thought it was funny that somebody showed up to buy and bike and brought his lawyer.
Well, that was not on the program. I was just a fanboy once we hit LS. As I used to say when criticized for "actively" watching my kid play basketball, "if it's not vicarious, it's not really living". ;)
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Old 03-28-2013, 10:10 AM   #14325
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James, you been at Max's BMW?????
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