wanderer edition>Motorcycle Questions & Answers>Motorcycle Tips & Tricks>Motorcycle Gear & Accessories>Motorcycle Pics & WebmsMEET, FIGHT, FUCK!(New map! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with pic of bike (hosted) and location to be added):>https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/viewer?hl=en&mid=1oTvWWrLIUa0wWsds9QQdGmsYzFVYnyxs&ll=10.205727254849933%2C0&z=2No bike? look here:>http://a2bikes.co.uk/>https://cycle-ergo.com/>https://sharp.dft.gov.uk/helmets/Twist of the Wrist II: https://youtu.be/dgOPZWNswvY READ THE FUCKING STICKY:>>22251394 # #Threadly question: where have you been wanderin', ramblin', and gamblin'. maybe even scramblin'.Previous: >>>>22722880FAQ: https://pastebin.com/xu560p4q
>>22724997ah the ideal life
>>22724997How'd you get a picture of me?
>>22725003cool pic, you from the equator i assume?
>Threadly question: where have you been wanderin', ramblin', and gamblin'. maybe even scramblin'.Tillamook, racked about 230 miles today, which on my S40 has my ass chapped. Had a blast, and the new exhaust has been worth it. Now to get some new jets. Although, I was very sad. My clock that was stuck to my old shit clock fell off on hwy 26 when the crystal of the old clock popped put.
This is my bike.I’m not gonna get bullied by other bikers am I?I-it can reach 100km/h
>>22725016Ayyyy I hit Portland today
>>22724997/dbt/ why is the google captcha so interested in motorcycles? I know it's being used to train some sort of AI, but why does it need to identify motorcycles? Some sort of self driving vehicle that doesn't want to kill riders?
>>22725029That's nice, dork. I want a honda hunter cub myself.
what's up with wiki's article of the FZ1 saying '06-'07 frames are prone to cracking?
>>22725029Its a good deal you got. I imagine the people who would bully you over your ride are the same people who refuse to ride unless they have their costume on.
>>22725029Greetings fellow scooter aficionado.
>>22725065Are underbones like the Cub technically scooters?
>>22725069The early ones with pedals are actually mopeds. But i guess the newer ones are more akin to motorcycles than scooters or mopeds.
>>22725051Alot of stress on the frame when you are hitting speeds over 208mph
>>22724997How hard/expensive would it be to get a sportster that still has one of the hard mounted engines and do a build just like the OP?
>>22725075I was trying to ask a more serious question though. there's an '07 FZ1 for sale near me and I'm wondering if there's any point in even looking at the bike if its prone to cracking. I'm not planning on going 208mph though
>>22725096Can defiantly be hit or miss, that one in particular might be perfectly fine. But its typically best to avoid certain years if its really a common problem.You could always just check it out and if it has no crack it might be okay, but you have too remember theres a chance it could crack on you especially if you are popping wheelies and stuff.
>>22725029I'll bully your 3rd world ass more for using KM's than miles.
>>22724997Been wanderin the ocean! Does that count?
>>22725110join the navy they said, see the world...worlds 70% water.
>>22725132Oh so their sitter, I got you. Teaching them to keep their hands to their selves?
>>22725132Ah fuck. Wait. The autism kicked in and I misread the fucking fine print. I read that shit as marine corps some how.
>>22725113And get on subs so you don't even see the water
>>22725197Nobody on subs is happy besides the literal faggots
>>22725201I can confirm. I went clinically insane and got put on shore duty for a year.
What do you guys think about tuning?
>>22725210Sounds like a typical navy cry baby
>>22724997livin the dream
>>22725213Hey, I worked hard and got an honorable and free resume points and free school so fuck it.
>>22724997>Another day without riding...
>>22725221This is why the navy is so sad. People sign up to so a job and throw a tantrum like a child when they gotta do it. Lulz
Had a nice mix of bikes and experience levels for today's ride
>>22725238you know, its a goddamned miracle the military ever gets shit done because of that.
>>22725245>classic CBRDICK STATUS: MUH
Any /bay/ man in wanna ride tomorrow?Was thinking about hitting up the East Bay and would like a fren to go with.
>>22724997BasedI can't wait for the day I will finaly ride into the sunset with my baiku and set camp somewhere in the wilderness
Looking at a clean 07 gs500f for 1500$ 11k miles.Dont know if it can resist it might have too join the ZUK club
>>22725294Giga-based and extremely Tedpilled
>>22725029I wave at you on the road
>>22725029it's a scoter, but it's a startplease remove that back luggage
>>22725252Knowing how shit the us military is just makes me laugh at how bad most other militaries are. Each branch is a joke for different reasons. >>22725245Nice cock bruh
Post music you listen to while riding in the sun.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOBd0PwQouE
>>22725427Watch "Mick Gordon - 11. BFG Division" on YouTubehttps://youtu.be/QHRuTYtSbJQ
>>22725245>f*rdhell no>>22725404Cock tease>>22725427https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjtRL2Omz6w
>>22725470Pillow fort and fancy scotch when u come down next time?
dude i hate how everything here opens up so late. Literally everything starts opening at 10-11am. Like what the fuck are you niggers doing just open up earlier so i can fucking consume. I just need a fucking battery god damn.
>>22725475That and a lot of cuddling (;>>22725477chill, today is the lords day.
>>22725481U mean hide the winky in the stinky?
>>22725489No, just cuddling. Gotta recover from when I was over at another indian owners house.
>>22725495We need a third for our trip down bby. We will be gentle when we spit roast u...no homo
>>22725475>>22725481>>22725489>>22725495This thread is getting HOT
>>22725509That guy must workout
I keep ending up with tenders on my wheels. Does it really matter if you lean far enough to use the whole wheel? I mean, it's just that most of the time I don't even need to learn or turn that far when making turns/curves. I've only been riding for about a month now.There's a few turns I could probably make or do better but most of the time even when I do lean as much I am willing, it doesn't feel useful. Am I doing something wrong somehow?
>>22725503No, my love is for you and you only.>>22725509damn right, rip billy );>>22725512just like u bby >>22725519if you're touching the wheel on the ground I would say your going far enough. Chad as fuck.
>>22725530I did do a pushup once. WE GOTTA SHARE THE LOVE BBY!!
>>22725537Tough and manly <3, I will share the love, but only with you big man. 3 cocks is too much for my brain to comprehend.
>>22725509It saddens me that AANIIIKIIIIIII pepsi
>>22725096only a few '06 had frame cracks. '07 is fineyamalol changed their welding
>>22725556>chocky milkMuh nilla!
>>22725210Lmao you tapped? What a bitch. It isnt that hard. Yeah, subs aren't fun but they arent difficult either. You do the same shit every day and if you arent garbage you can rack to the future.
>>22725557Mom, just get me a pepsi, please. All I want is a pepsi and she wouldn't give it to me. All I wanted was a pepsi, just one pepsi. And she wouldn't give it to me, just a pepsi
>>22725519Don't worry about tendies, only faggots who care more about lean angle than actually going fast think you gotta scrub the rear down to the edges. Track guys and racers intentionally try to keep around 1/8 an inch unused as their emergency tire. Nothing is worse than being leaned over, realizing you need to lean more because of a hazard, but being out of tire. If theres anything to brag about, it's tendies on the front tire.Pic related. Scott Redding's bike. Perfect tire management.
sunday morning NYOOMING yay!
>>22725588I'M NOT CRAZYYOU'RE ONE THAT'S CRAZY
>>22725587Nothing in the navy is difficult. Shame it has the shittiest officers though.
>>22725427how do you listen to music while riding?
>>22725588Isn't that a black sabbath song? Cool
>>22725606>suicidalDON'T DO IT, SOMEONE LOVES U
>>22725588Whatever, I'll die in a car crash anyway
>>22725619It's a band, I would never kms my life is really fucking great.
>>22725632>my life is really fucking great.sounds nice
>>22725636It is now, tell you what, for a long time it was not good at all.>>22725639No, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoF_a0-7xVQgood band.
>>22725595>fake gold forks>handlebars on a supersportkill yourself retard
>>22725647>NO YOU CANT JUST PUT BARS ON A SUPERSPORT ITS NOT RIGHT REEEE
>>22725646Isn't that nickleback?!?!?! I'm so down with the sickness bruh!
>want bike>giant alien body>cheap bikes to small>big bike to muchI dont like this planet.
>>22725647Imagine riding and customizing your own bike the way you want and not listening to morons on the internet who probably are /nobike/ and masturbate to pictures of scootyboi.
>YOU CANT JUST PUT HANDLEBARS ON WHATEVER YOU WANT ITS NOT WHAT WE, THE TRANNIES, HAVE DETERMINED ACCEPTABLE. kys fag, you can catch me at the top of the motogymkahana time trials
>>22725661lol yea exactly, just meem your way out of explaining what the street triple is. Makes sense since you cant criticize the bike your dad, the tranny king rides. LELING @ your life keeno.
>>22725676keeno is on a road trip retard
>>22725660dude get an gs 800 or an enduro if you are an AYLMAOOO
>>22725660If aliens visit our world its probably just to ride our kick ass bikes and possibly try our drugs.
>>22725692I would also anal probe hillibillies and then laugh when nobody believes them on tv
>>22725685oh, well you have to take back what you said since the daytona is a street triple with bars on it! Go ahead, deleet this comment >>22725647. Ill be here patiently waiting.
>>22725587what's the average deployment period on a sub?are we talking weeks or months?
>>22725698Why does everything on /dbt/ have to revolve around to things going in and out of asses?
>>22725713bikers are gay.
>>22725713I don't really know
>>22725706I can tell you on merchant marine before corona it was avarage on 4 months on board if your not southeast asian or indian.
>>22725733>>22725732damn, that sounds pretty claustrophobicpardon my ignorance, but how often does a sub re-emerge? I mean, you surely aren't locked down there for 4 months without seeing the sky, imagine that ahaha
>>22725733sorry about your wife being 3 months pregnant when you got back. I forgot to pull out
>>22724997Back on an R6. Not registered or insured yet and running an old plate. Any point in getting it registered/insured? Will just run from pigs anywaysAlso clutch feels choppy in first but my old R6 never had that. Almost feels like an unbalanced flywheel, how long until explode? Bike has 27kms
>>22725743We only have to come up for food. Normally provisions last around 2 months, we can stretch them for 3. We make our own air and water.
>>22725765>r6 nice forks, were r6 pals btw>Any point in getting it registered/insurednah save the money for mods/maintenance>Also clutch feels choppyChange it, its pretty easy to access.
>>22725732>on merchant marine What?
>>22725765Here ya go, R6anon
>>22725245Badass Ford there
>>22724997Post your bike
>>22725595So you finally got bars on that thing? When are you getting a giant rear sprocket? You'll need it for MotoG
>>22725895And crash cage.
>>22725895oh shit yay, a genuine (you) for me and im not being called a fag/retard!yea i did get the bars installed. Ive already installed a mild sprocket set on it, like -1/+2 iirc. Im not actually gonna do motogymakahana i just larp about that but its what gave me the idea to get bars. Thanks for the (you)s fren! Can i see your bike?
>>22725902yea i do want this, im overdue for a lowside and it would be nice to be able to just laugh it off, hop back on and ride.
>>22725912Anyone got numbers for motorcycle injuries and fatalities by state? I'd bet the numbers are significantly higher in places like FL or the south in general where it's just so dang hot.
>>22725912Fake n gay
>>22725919>giving a fuckngmi
>>22725923Just 4 u
>>22725928dang, pretty fancy with the sequential injection. Back in the good ol days, fuel injectors all fired at the same time and wr called it batch fire.
>>22725879Man that is a great looking Shadow
>>22725928HELL YEA BROTHER THATS A BEAUTY
>>22725933Honestly before I looked at the bike I thought the 01 softails were all carb'd so seeing EFI for the price they were asking just made it that much easier to buy. I never thought I'd own a Harley but man oh man what a wrong mindset to have.
>>22725876Too many cruiser cucks here
>>22725952>I never thought I'd own a Harley but manwhy do you say this?
>>22725928Looks shopped >>22725937Oh. Ok>>22725961Stay jelly
>>22725952Everyone should own a Harley at least once.
>>22725969>Stay jellyI had a couple shadows and an 883Never could get use to how terrible and incapable they are.Dual spurt for life
>>22725976Stay jelly bruh. We totally believe you.
>>22725997I don't get why you're mad. Or why you think I'm jelly.I just don't like heavy slow bikes. Don't know why you got your panties in a twist.
>>22725876benis>>22725961they're nice to hold onto at night though (;
>>22726002Bruh, so jelly.
>>22725968I was firmly in the Jap bike camp and touted lines like >muh cost>muh performance>muh biker cultureBut man after riding a few Harleys I've realized the Jap bikes and US cruisers are two different beasts entirely. Harleys are like art pieces with big fuckin engines in them.
>>22726020Oh no! He drank there kool-aid!!!
>>22726020So you are one of those morons>ooohhh shiny!!!!!
>>22726041No, I gotta fit in and have all my bikes in dull colors and be avarage. I wouldn't want someone to judge me.
>>22725576What the fuck is this shit. You work for the company or what.Asshole.
>>22725029Hi, nice innova, it's really the modern Supercub. big wheel semi auto scooters are a great place for new riders, and some of the best fun you can have riding in a city>>22725065hi>>22725665nobikes hate me the mostHad my friend ride pillion to take him home tonight, not a fan of riding two up. it really effect the handling and speed of the bike a lot
Oh, also had an encounter with an AK550 today, what a brilliant machine!
>>22726063yeah so you got a harley make sense colors are gay amirite
>>22726128Fairings remind me of a gsxf 750 lol
guys what the best way to attach a dildo to my moped's seat?
>>22726130>he doesn't know
Replaced the cracked front brake lines and caliper. It was rusted to shit from years of road salt in the winter rides to school, and the brakes were constantly engaged, couldn't move it without the front tire just sliding.
>>22726147>scooter ridersI'm not surprised
>>22726147Some jackass probably knocked it over too, and damaged the side panel when the turn signal got broken off. Had to replace it because some people at uni are assholes.
>>22726147>owns a Zuma>doesnt live near Zuma Beach
>>22726150One day I'll have a real baiku, rude man.
>>22726147just drop it in a dumpster and get a bike
>>22726134it is clearly aping off the Tmax 530, it's a shame it's so recent and none are in my price range
>>22726130If any manufacturer is willing to experiment with colors it's Harley. I'd bet money that over the years HD has had more color schemes than any other manufacturer. In fact it's a point of pride for Harley fans.
>>22726156I wasn't trying to be rude or imply you are a bad person, but the scooter tends to attract users that are not maintenance minded and typically only think of the utility that the scooter gives them. Sure there's plenty of scooter riders that are responsible and care for their stuff but the idea of a scooter rider in my head is a person who wants a cheap ride and views the vehicle like a house appliance.
>>22726147All clean.>>22726157It deserves to be aborted, but I need it until I can afford one with my $0 income. And after that, if I don't want to pay an extra $250 to park a bike in fewer spots around campus.>>22726171To be fair, 14 year old me wasn't very maintenance responsible.
https://youtu.be/GFodHZ8KFsIFor your viewing pleasure gents
https://youtu.be/Ob0_niPRmRQWill HArley ever bring the X-90 back?
Finally got my bike bros. It's a Honda cg125.
>>22726130>Harley has no paint schemesWrong
>>22726189It's cute but it looks lie a madeinChina special. I like the drum rear though.
>>22726174the thing about scooters is they can survive shitty maintenance a lot better than a manual bike
>>22726193Made in Brazil so close enough. The bike was intended to be sold in third world markets so it can survive a beating and run on shitty fuel.
>>22726189this is a GOOD bike.
>>22726211Thanks bro. It's an 07 model so its the last of their kind, should be a collectors item in the coming years. Debating if I would want to sell it though when that time comes. It's an absolute joy to ride, I did my first lessons on the exact same model.
>>22726185>ywn have a cute photographer gf to ride pillion through the countryside
Yo I heard cemetery pics were a thing
>>22726218>I did my first lessons on the exact same model.those bikes i think hold a special place in everyones heart :D
>>22726226But where are the dead people?
>>22726166you're joking right
>>22726236Behind the gates, so they don't run away
Been looking at z400's for a starter bike. I really like the 2019 red the most, but I'm holding out to see if 2021's model brings a tft like the z650.Anyone have any testimonies or experience with the bike? Specifically for a 5'11" 180 pound man?
>>22726250Not at all.
>>22726258>starter bike.>holding out to see if 2021's model brings a tft like the z650.Why not just buy a used model of the bike you want? You're likely to ding up the new bike and you'll have to handle break in maintenance.
>>22726258get the bigger z900. you'll grow into it better.
>>22726190this one is alright >>22726259you posted 2 scheme with little to no color on it mate
>>22726274Alright, you asked for it. I'm gonna start Harley postin.
>>22726258i just bought a ninja 400 and love it. owned it 2 days only but already put 100 miles on it lol. that 600 mi service is gonna come up a lot sooner than i thought! i like the N400 better than the Z in looks, but they are nearly the same bike. just remember that u will get not as much wind protection from the Z as the N. Also, if you ever plan to track the bike, literally every single rider in motoamerica junior cup except one is riding ninja 400s. The other bike is a cbr500r and he finished 18th last season. If youre worried about seating position, the ninja 400 has the same seating position as the Z400 EXCEPT that the handle bars instead of going straight out they sweep back and down slightly. I didnt really notice the difference too much when i sat on both. One thing to keep in mind is that stock from factory 400 bikes have a clutch weak point. 18 and 19 model clutches have a design fault, but 2020 this has been fixed, but excess wear can still occur. Norton motorsports sells parts to solve this for like 300 bucks if you do the work yourself. Other than that, its the perfect bike for me so far..
>>22726284Fuck off boomer
>>22726273No thanks, bro.>>22726267I've found some used z400's too that I can get shipped to my state, but I'm keeping the option out there. I wouldn't have to deal with freight or some other fees too. I just wish there were used ones below what one costs new, and in red.
>>22726288>>22726299>>22726302It'll be funny when you faggots can't get any support for your boomer rigs after hardly ableson shits the bed
>>22726284now we're talking
>>22726311the furry tab is bait right
Indian > harley
>>22726189good choice, fren
>>22726290>>22726311Just like every other American company? HD isn't going anywhere, even trimming down the line has been expected with HD cutting Dynas and the release of the streets and livewire being flops. I'm willing to bet money Harley releases some AMF era bikes but updated and released as 50 year anniversary bikes.
>>22726311>a furfag expecting to be taken seriouslyfucking lel
>>22726300400s are in high demand, both Z and N. I view this as a good reason to start with a 400.. Much easier to resell a 400 and get most of your money back if you decide to go up later to a 900 or 1000 than it is to sell a 650 or something. I mean you spend 10k on a 650, how much you gonna get back.. 4 or 5k maybe? You buy a 400 and spend like 5500-6k and you sell it for 4k still basically havent lost any money hardly at all. I dont think a 650 makes much sense. The 400 can already do like 120mph in the top end and handle highway speeds easily.
>>22726308almost looks like a mountain dew livery
>>22726331I've never been a fan of green.
>>22726231Yup :)>>22726323Only choice I had, I got very lucky. My town has dried up, bike have been hard to get your hands on ever since the 'rona hit.
>>22726324>HD isn't going anywhere!>Company hasn't been growing for a while now, consistent decline in profit+sales+growth since 2000/2001sad.>>22726320>>22726326>the furry tab is bait rightchad no
>>22726302Now just imagine this with the classic AMF color scheme (without the mention of the garbage that was)
>>22726334this one kinda suck maybe itns the light in the pic but the pain job looks cheap
>>22726338>muh infinite growthCan you keep expanding your lungs without exhaling? There's going to be hills and valleys in any market over time.
>>22726340Well it is from 1958, I'd imagine paint tech has come a long way since then.
>>22726343>average age of a harley customer only gets older and older until they stop publishing this informationlmaoface it gramps, harley's riding off into the history books
>>22726346yeah surely retro scheme are nice imo
>>22726347I'm 26 and I bought>>22725928two days ago
>hardly ableson boomers when HD goes out of business and they can't get replacement parts to fix their shitty bikes
>>22726347they'll probably get bailed out yet again
>>22726347To be fair, I'm the youngest person I know with an Indian. Especially a bagger
>>22726353>an exception to the rule proves the rule is falsewhat's good peanut brain?
>>22726352alpha color scheme thought
>>22726364HELL NO BROTHER
>>22726362>IndianBased. Actually worth what you pay for it, performs better, looks better.FTR1200 is sex, hopefully they release a lower displacement lower priced model soon.
>>22726374I'm a fan so far. Probably why my dumb ass bought two of um. Maybe in a year I'll trade up to the challenger!!!
Behold, the only good bike Harley has ever made that wasn't a buell.And they killed it.If they kept this and made an XR883 they'd be doing fine, but you know, harley management.
>>22726287Thanks for the info, I just think nakeds look better. The fairings are ugly to me, but they leave more room for anime liveries.>>22726328The cheapest used one within 50 miles is 4800. I can get one in the color I want shipped for less than that even after tax. I could make almost all of it back if I tried selling it to upgrade, but that shouldn't be an issue with 75 moh being the highest limit I've seen in the state.
>>22726372holy manlet batman this nig can't even flat foot a croozer
>>22726339>Now just imagine this with the classic AMF color scheme (without the mention of the garbage that was)My only wish is that we get some 50 year anniversary models with AMF schemes through the 2020s. I'd love to see Harley bring back one or two of the AMF trail bikes too.
>>22726390>low priced, fun bikeH*rley would never
>>22726393Who knows, when they pull the livewire and realize they can cash in on boomer nostalgia we might just get some common sense bikes, but it would be a miracle for HD to price a bike for entry level riders looking for a goofy fun ride.
>call moto place about battery>cute grill picks up>"thats a cool bike, we have your battery">omw thinking ill finally get moto gf>get to the store and some skinny necked weasel is the one who helps me.what a fucking joke
>>22726386Obviously his other leg isn't completely straight, just look at the distance from his left foot to the ground and then the length of his thigh
Bros, I just called my local Harley dealer to schedule a test ride and the cutest sounding grill picked up and told me she was excited to go on a ride with me Sunday, am I going to stop being a wizard soon? She sounded so into me, I might get married bros.
>>22726416Naw. Dude was actually built like a twink
Went for a ride and got lost in the first time in forever, found this amazing bit of farm land in the middle of nowhere.Found some of the gnarliest roads I've ever seen, steep inclines, rutted to shit and full of gravel real confidence inspiring stuff. Bike handled it all beautifully.
>>22726288stop, my penis can only get so erect
>>22726434that fucking seat though
rate I know the lights of cars kinda disturb the pic and low light with a phone is always shit but I think it looks fine on a phone I might go back tonight with a real camera but the moon won't be there
>>22726466outoffocus/10 I want to like it but everything is so blurry, your camera needs glasses.
>>22726461It is a nice looking bike, that's for sure.
>>22726465That's not even the weirdest
>>22726005>bad religion Fuckin yikes!
>>22726476i was more concerned with how W I D E it was
>>22726484I guess fried peanut butter banana sandwiches give you a wide rear end.
>>22726491Sounds kinda yummy
>>22726512they are delicious actually. tried it out of curiosity. don't forget the bacon
>>22726527A few years back at a bike rally I had a grilled cheese that was deep fried and wrapped in bacon. It was absolutely amazing
>>22726469phone camera in low light dude can't do much with that shit
>>22726537fuck yeah rallies have the best shit. fried snickers bars, funnel cakes, and grilled meat for milesyour dump the next day is toilet shattering
I need advice. Just got a new bike so decided I better do a oil change, I know it should take 1 litre of oil and the dipstick stated it was a good level but only like 200ml came out... Is there a way to flush the rest out?
>>22726250Jap manufacturers dont ever experiment with colors. Harley has the best paint schemes of any motorcycle company hands down
>>22726597there's a harley to go with any handbag
>>22726596yeah. remove the drain plug(s)
>>22726591Yuuuuup! Cant wait for the next one! Always fun bringing friends and doing hoodrat shit. One year I drunkenly passed out in a parking lot on mainstreet. Someone woke me up with a fucking leaf blower and I got back to my campsite to smash leftover pizza
>>22726597>Honda red>Kawi green>Yamaha blue>Suzuki yellow yup.>>22726599Weren't you just complaining about Harley's colors here >>22726130
>>22726599True, I haven't seen a single paint scheme by Hardley that I didnt like.
>>22726597>tfw red kawasaki
>>22726613doesn't matter how you paint a fridge it's always going to look like a fridge
>>22726615>tfw blue Kawasaki
>>22726621Nice kawk bro
>>22726600That's how I got the 200ml out...
>>22726385you cant go wrong with a 400, either Z or N. If you buy an 18 or 19 make sure the first you do is get the 2020 clutch parts to fix the design flaw with the clutch. That fix only costs like 30 bucks. My philosophy was to buy new since it was barely any more money to buy new, and i got to be the only one whos ever ridden or worked on it. But if you are strapped for cash, a used is fine. Im in Texas and top speed on the highway legally can be as high as 90mph, so i needed a bike that could handle that, and the 400 does the job easily. Good luck bro!>>22726413lold, take my (You)
>>22726615>tfw green honda
>>22726620Kek. I think it looks less ugly than most dad-er-adventure bikes.
There's a monastery up in the mountains, about 30km from where I live, I took a few pics
>>22726597>Jap manufacturers dont ever experiment with colorshmm
>>22726639>A phase in the 80's is representative of a manufacturers history of bike paint schemes
>>22726639you got some crumbs of earth on your bike.
>>22726626look up how many drain plugs there are and if it should be drained on the sidestand or upright.change the filter too
>>22726597they change the design though and they do experiement on some model
>>22726646I saw a few cows too, some goats and this doggoLast year on this very same road a saw a fox too, pretty kino and it's been a good riding exercise.too bad it was full of cagies blocking the road, since it's Sunday...
>>22726672and that's all folks.also,>red, blue and white is uber color schemeyou can't deny it
>>22726636Nice find, how old is that?here's a pic of a farm I found today, established 1612.
>>22726678Kino!That monastery was built around the same time, 1614~ish. They also sell some crazy good honey and jam, all home-made of course. Well, church made.>MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEN
>>22726284Why don't Harley just make good bike that doesn't break down every full moon
>>22726671>V rod>Street Rod>Livewire>AMF years>Street 500/750>XR1200>PanAmerica
Hello frens, Summer time is in full swing, but as a nubike I'm wondering about gear for the cooler months that are getting closer. Does anyone have a recommendation for comfortable and protective jacket for fall and into the more mild parts of winter? Something to keep me comfortable on short work commutes on city streets.
>>22726712>vrodTfw the best motor Harley ever made wasnt even designed by Harley.
>>22726731Me on Saturday in the UK>Oxford hoodie 2It has light padding and I brought a back plate for it.You'll come to realise, if you come off ya bike at 100mph it's wont make much diffrence, you're probably guna die, but at least get padding for the lighter/slower falls.Go to shops, try shit on, you can just open your zip and let the air flow in while wearing a heavy leather jacket. Buy what you want and what you like the look of.
>>22726731Check out the armored hoodies from RideRich. They're good for cool weather and short jaunts in warm weather. Water resistant, kevlar lined, armor in the right places. I went down at 45mph and nothing even came close to getting through the kevlar.Only downsides is the zippers aren't YKK and it's water resistant, not water proof. It survived the early and late rainy season of Washington when the rain was light. Wouldn't ride it through heavy rain though.
>2010 VFR 1200>New engine mounted last year, under warranty>Hyperpro suspension>Akrapovic exhaust, flashed ECU>LSL superbike handlebars (so more upright seating position>4450 EURShould I go for it bros? Seems like the perfect combination of sport, touring, and DD.>>22726731You can get away with a leather summer jacket in the milder parts of winter. Keep your extremities warm and you'll feel more warm, too: heated grips or gloves help, get some cheap textile overpants to keep your legs warm, double up on socks if possible, and get something to cover your neck. The jacket itself is least important to me, just stuff more layers underneath.
V4 OP nerf RPM again
>>22726797Yeah that's a hell of a bike for the price
So there's an 83 Honda 750 Interceptor for sale near me, but all I read about them is camshaft issues. Would it be worth it to take a plunge and try and buy it as low as 1k?
>>22726798>not getting the who referenceask your dad kiddo
>>22726639>red>honda>80's tier sticker graphicsI mean I like retro jap graphics as much as the next guy, but japs are notoriously conservative with their color schemes.
i cant believe ive been riding for over 9 years and still dont have a gf
What sunglasses do you wear when riding anon?
>>22726841You've shown your dick to a girl. Fuck off, normalfag.
>>22726841I cant believe people like you exist. Literally take a shower and be yourself.
>>22726841Have you tried calling a Harley dealership for a test ride?
>>22726850no girl has seen my dick
>>22726749The Sportster is the best Harley ever made fight me.>cheap>reliable>reasonably light>quick off the line>flickable
>>22726841wtf, what are you doing to be more successful with women? do you stop at traffic lights and rev?we're all gonna make it bro, just be a little more confident ffs>>22726854kek
>>22726841If this is really true then you are sabotaging yourself and need to take a hard look at what matters to you in life.
>>22726866>>cheapdouble of what same year comparable Jap cruisers cost>>reliablegearbox is known to explode around 30k miles>>reasonably lightat 550lbs, only for a cruiser>>quick off the line70hp and torque for a 1200cc bike>>flickablelmao
>replying to shitposts
>>22726882all normalfags deserve to high side into a truck
>>22726900I still don't see the point in replying to obvious shitposts but ok bro do whatever you want
>>22726797Was looking at these earlier today, I'm fuckin lazy so was looking at the dct ones.Get it biyatch
>>22726938Ever ridden one? Is my weak back going to suffer, coming from an upright naked? Is the power going to get me into trouble? Am I going to cry if I drop it, because fairings?
>>22726938>>22726953Add.: How bad is the weight (coming from a 215kg bike).
>>22726953>weak backIs there a pandemic for weak backs? Every faggot seems to complain about their back.
>>22726962Not really, but I started out on a small supersport and the main reason to leave that was my wrists and back.
>>22726882what's going on there?also, new thread when?
>>22726987>what's going on there?entering the Ring>new thread when?when you make it
>>22726996>entering the Ringbased>when you make itI'm not worthy
Real thread ignore tranny threads:>>22727043>>22727043>>22727043>>22727043
Spent 100 bucks on a battery yesterday but now there is a short on the line to my back left turn signal.