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BOATS & BIKES

AboveTheBest

Jet Boat Addict
Messages
234
Ratings
238 7
Points
93
Location
Bloomington, IN
Boat Make
Yamaha
Year
2015
Boat Model
LS
Boat Length
24
#61
I had a KTM SuperDuke for a couple of years a while back, and while it was probably my favorite bike ever to ride, it seemed like it was plagued with problems (you had to try hard to keep the front wheel on the ground).
The worst of which was the dissimilar metals used in the transmission case caused uneven expansion at the seem. This meant after the hike warmed up enough it would start puking oil on the chain, which would then coat one side of the rear tire.

This made for some hairy rides...
 

JeffVans

Well-Known Member
Messages
292
Ratings
228 3
Points
53
Location
Zion Crossroads, Va
Boat Make
Yamaha
Year
2016
Boat Model
242 Limited S E-Series
Boat Length
24
#63
NICE!!! I was just looking at some last night. And I may be working a deal on a Yamaha R6 soon. I loved my H-D, but with the little bit that I get to ride anymore, a sport bike is just more fun.
 

Maccam26

Active Member
Messages
124
Ratings
68 7
Points
28
Location
Winston-Salem, NC
Boat Make
Yamaha
Year
2019
Boat Model
SX
Boat Length
19
#64
NICE!!! I was just looking at some last night. And I may be working a deal on a Yamaha R6 soon. I loved my H-D, but with the little bit that I get to ride anymore, a sport bike is just more fun.
Yes, I commute to work daily now on the bike which is the only riding I really do, 12 miles each way. The occasional weekend 2-3 hour ride.
Street Glide felt like overkill...
 
Messages
29
Ratings
13
Points
3
Location
NYC
Boat Make
Yamaha
Year
2014
Boat Model
AR192
Boat Length
19
#66
After 8 Harley's (and one BMW), jumped ship and loving the Duc so far.
Sweet ride. I owned the 2011 Ducati 848 evo and a 2013 Ducati Hypermotard. I have the most fond memories of owning a Ducati because they are stunning looking bikes that are distinct to Japanese bikes. I feel that I am finished with bikes at this part of my life. Maybe one day I will return when I leave the city, and i'll get a nice dual sport. Yamaha WR of course.
 

IvanS

Jet Boat Lover
Messages
81
Ratings
66
Points
68
Location
Fort Worth, TX
Boat Make
Yamaha
Year
2013
Boat Model
AR192
Boat Length
19
#67
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