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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

what bike next???? help

Hey all just sold my fjr1300 :upset: due to need cash to pay few things off 

but on plus side have £2500 to spend on a bike problem is I dont know what to go for it needs to be able to take 2 people and reasonable comfortable but fun as well (sports bikes are out the window ) heres my riding history had a fair few bikes 

yamaha sr125
kymco 250venox
yamaha virago750
yamaha fazer 600
kawasaki zzr1100
yamaha thundercat600
kawasaki zrx1100
honda vfr800 fi
yamaha thunderace 1000
honda cbr1100 blackbird
vn1500 classic 
yamaha fazer1000
kawasaki zzr1200
yamaha fjr1300
hyosung gt125 (winter bike)

so had a good few bikes and a decent variety of them so what the hell do I go for now been looking thru mcn bike trader gumtree and I just cant seem to find anything like the looks of the x11 but had bad luck with honda's went and looked at an aprilia futura yesterday but it was a mess and over priced am bit stuck any help appreciated  dont mind anything from a 600cc up 

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

good bike shame its uncomfortable

2 of my mates had the 900 ninja one still has it  found them cramped and uncomfortable good bikes but to uncomfortable for me alright for a 15 minute blast but no more than that without major cramp

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preunit

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preunit says:

bikerbit

your not a hard man to please are you?,have you tried Top Trumps as this may well aid you as a selection tool.:wink::smile

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

Am not asking for much a decent comfortable bike that works

lol me hard to please never lol:lol:

no point buying something you are uncomfortable on or is broke only an idiot would 
was ment to go look at a sprint tonight but cant be ar*ed  now will start again maybe next week see if my luck gets any better 




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preunit

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preunit says:

Good luck

my friend and all the best with your quest.

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

fingers crossed

cheer preunit hopefully somthing will come up soon

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dave_c

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dave_c says:

bikerbit

Here you are and £600 below budget too!

http://www.cupar.co.uk/used_bikes_detail.php?recordID=U3177

Says its been refurbished by Bike Paints, in which case it should be a professional job....

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old(ish)git

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old(ish)git says:

you'll have enough change...

to repair it if you want.:smile

Z Rex 1200

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

nice but to high a mileage

vfr is nice looking but mileage puts me off 

same as the zrx plus hate that stupid half fern on it the one I had was better
and feck it here the vfr I had as well lol it had 58,000 miles on it lol yes and I complain about high mileage

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dave_c

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dave_c says:

You seem

to like the Blue Flame cans :winkie:

I had one on my Zed Rex and it sounded great :smile

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

yip

certainly do dave mate

gives the bike a nice growl not a loud noise that most cans give but a nice sounding growl

nice rex by the way

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