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Old 05-30-2017, 09:46 AM   #16
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Now two Vaqueros, but for something completely different - Honda Silverwing maxi-scooter! Huge trunk, a 600cc engine that has surprised many a crotch-rocket, and incredibly nimble. Oh, don't forget, at least 75 mpg. It can run at freeway speeds with no problem (although after an hour, it does get a little "buzy"), but is a true dream around town and backroads.
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Old 05-30-2017, 10:40 AM   #17
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Do many members own other Bikes?

Besides the Voyager, I've got a 650 VStrom and the wife has a 2016 Can Am F3 Limited.
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Old 05-30-2017, 11:02 AM   #18
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I had three bikes at one time (a 1500 Classic, a 1500 Drifter and a 750 Honda Shadow), I now have a Versys 650 LT............paying all the insurance on three bikes was a killer.
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Old 05-30-2017, 11:41 AM   #19
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Also have a 2007 Suzuki C90. And I'm foster caring for my brother inlaw. Have his 2003 Honda VTX 1800 in the barn for a few minor repairs. Once that is done, I'll put it up for sale. Then when it's gone I'll have room to clean up the C90 a bit before it goes up for sale.
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Old 05-30-2017, 10:16 PM   #20
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Old 05-30-2017, 11:28 PM   #21
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I have a 2003 Nomad, a 2015 Honda CRF250F, and a 2016 Honda CD500F. Oh, and a 1953 BSA Bantam project.
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Old 05-31-2017, 08:10 AM   #22
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When I bought the 2012 Voyager, I kept my 1st bike, also bought new, an 05 800 Classic. It has just over 112,000 miles and I rode it to work last night. Its living a semi retired life now, mostly solo trips to and from work when the weather is nice out.
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Old 05-31-2017, 08:43 AM   #23
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I have a 07 1500 classic that I ride everywhere and a R6 Yamaha when I want to be stupid.
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Old 05-31-2017, 09:26 PM   #24
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2015 Vaquero and a 2000 ZX11.. which I will probably be buried with, also a 2002 Vstar classic that needs a little work, soon as I find time to get running right will be sold..
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Old 06-01-2017, 07:50 AM   #25
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I have owned a couple of bikes at the same time over the years. But I decided that
the insurance, inspections, registrations and upkeep on more than one bike too much
of a burden. One at a time, thank you.

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Old 06-02-2017, 09:52 AM   #26
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Had a 750 Yam Virago before my Nomad. Tach too hi at hiway speeds, but fun & nimble, blew my bro away on Va. 421 vs. His Harley dresser. Nomads can't lean much either. Kinda miss the Virago after a neighbor insisted on buying it. Didn't like having to choose which to ride each day. Honestly, Nomad is so great I don't care to ride another. Maybe a Hyabussa, but never had a crotch rocket.

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Old 06-02-2017, 05:32 PM   #27
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I have a 2003 Kawi Z1000 that I put all of the 150k on, and a 1997 KZ1000 Police bike which is a project.
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Old 06-03-2017, 08:30 AM   #28
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Originally Posted by Gypsy Dragon View Post
I have a 2003 Kawi Z1000 that I put all of the 150k on, and a 1997 KZ1000 Police bike which is a project.
Loved that KZ1000 Police (MKII), ufda was she quick (at the time, in her day)... (Refer to sig...) Wish I still had her.

I'd love to add some dual sport or adventuer rides to the stable. Momma says she'd entertain adventure riding, so maybe the door is open for some additions?
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Old 06-04-2017, 11:46 AM   #29
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Besides the 2004 Nomad we have a 2002 Suzuki Hayabusa GSX1300R. I usually commute on the Busa.
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Old 06-04-2017, 01:05 PM   #30
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I decided to keep my 09 900 vulcan classic after i got the new voyager. Found used bike market is flooded, don't want 2 give it away. Nice 2 drive around town and back roads.
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