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  Reply # 339596 8-Jun-2010 22:35 Send private message

Lias: Having now spotted this thread I shall out myself as a biker too.


Tell us more how about a photo?






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  Reply # 339606 8-Jun-2010 22:56 Send private message

rovente: Thanks Scott. She's the one in my avatar a 2000 900SS sp. I see you have a monster, nice ride. Those new ones are imensely flickable with an awesome power to weight.

Mine is a factory special thats had some fun mods done to it. Makes it a bit toey though.


Nice

Yeah mine is just the baby 696 but still a nice step from the 250 Ninja!

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  Reply # 339613 8-Jun-2010 23:29 Send private message

scottjpalmer:
rovente: Thanks Scott. She's the one in my avatar a 2000 900SS sp. I see you have a monster, nice ride. Those new ones are imensely flickable with an awesome power to weight.

Mine is a factory special thats had some fun mods done to it. Makes it a bit toey though.


Nice

Yeah mine is just the baby 696 but still a nice step from the 250 Ninja!


Well you stepped the right way. I had a few K's on a 696 and in no way found it wanting. It maybe the baby but its a good bike in its own right. You'd be dissapointed on anyone elses 700 odd cc offering.



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  Reply # 339955 9-Jun-2010 21:19 Send private message

Yeah I love it. Plus I have an excuse to tradeup in a little while :-)

Took the Streetfighter for a few blats, nice but I'm loving the ergonomics of the Monster (wide tank, feel like youre sitting over the front wheel, quite upright)



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  Reply # 409562 25-Nov-2010 17:20 Send private message

I live in Wellington now, anyone keen for a blat someday?

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  Reply # 409755 26-Nov-2010 09:01 Send private message

my motorbike

here is my picture proof ... i read somewhere, someone wanted a picture or something.

my 2009 suzuki vl250, aftermarket pipes and done 7589km on the clock.
under it, yes! those are neons. in having them, i found people either love the hell out of them, or think they are worse than dry gravey.

bought it when i was 15 (took agggges to save since it was brand new)
ummm....hmmm...
oh! has removable baffles >:)  vid on utube etc

you guys have also have cool bikes (reading through forum) and geekzone rocks !
have a good day peeps




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  Reply # 409756 26-Nov-2010 09:06 Send private message

scottjpalmer: I live in Wellington now, anyone keen for a blat someday?


Scott, have you done the Martinborough ride in the weekends? Always a shipload of bikes over there every weekend it seems.

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  Reply # 409758 26-Nov-2010 09:07 Send private message

I've got a Triumph Street Triple. Poor thing doesn't get as much use as it should as the girlfriend has an aversion to fanging it around the twisties for some reason.




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  Reply # 409762 26-Nov-2010 09:11 Send private message

kiwitrc:
scottjpalmer: I live in Wellington now, anyone keen for a blat someday?


Scott, have you done the Martinborough ride in the weekends? Always a shipload of bikes over there every weekend it seems.


The eRiders group tend to leave from the Rimutaka Caltex station on Ferguson drive in Brown Owl  at 8:30 on Sunday mornings and generally head over to martinborough or carterton or somesuch for morning tea. Usually at least a dozen bikes.
 




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  Reply # 409763 26-Nov-2010 09:12 Send private message

stevenz:
kiwitrc:
scottjpalmer: I live in Wellington now, anyone keen for a blat someday?


Scott, have you done the Martinborough ride in the weekends? Always a shipload of bikes over there every weekend it seems.


The eRiders group tend to leave from the Rimutaka Caltex station on Ferguson drive in Brown Owl  at 8:30 on Sunday mornings and generally head over to martinborough or carterton or somesuch for morning tea. Usually at least a dozen bikes.
 


I knew someone would be able to fill the actual details :) Cheers

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  Reply # 409928 26-Nov-2010 15:28 Send private message

Not really related to Wellington, but recently had the opportunity to take a Yamaha 600cc from Lisbon round the coast road through Estoril/Cascais (Ian Fleming's inspiration for Casino Royale) out to Europe's westernmost point, and then back through the highlands. Absolutely amazing!



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  Reply # 409986 26-Nov-2010 17:21 Send private message

Thanks for the tips guys, when I ger some weekends off I'll be into it. Flew to Toast Martinborough in a helicopter last weekend, keen to get over there on the Duke soooooon.

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  Reply # 421423 24-Dec-2010 21:04 Send private message

Well my 2 wheels has become now three.
Just this week I got from Bat Out of hell in Whakatane a Blue Can Am Spyder RS model




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  Reply # 427318 15-Jan-2011 01:14 Send private message

Hi all

Joining GKMC .

I had a new blue 2010 Ninja 250R since last April, but grew out of it and traded to a new Suzuki GSX650F and love it. Had it a week, but family issues have cut my kms to only 204...... to date!

The "F" is basically an updated Bandit with a GSXR fairing, modifed cam to boost low to mid torque and HP, but it has all the GSX R refinements externally, i.e.dash, looks

Anyone else from ChCh here??

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  Reply # 427332 15-Jan-2011 07:26 Send private message

Hi there, John here. I just come across this thread.

I am joining the GZMC.

I am in wellington. My ride is a 2010 Buell XB12R. I love my bike and ride it all the time rain or shine.

I shall post a pic or two. I would be keen to join in your rides.

Later.

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