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Old 08-18-2004, 09:45 AM   #41
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Default Re: 2004 Kawasaki Z750

Fully adjustable suspension is great on the street, if you carry a passenger or luggage from time to time. -Sean
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Old 08-18-2004, 09:50 AM   #42
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Default Re: 2004 Kawasaki Z750

I have two bikes with the Hayes HFX 9 brakes. They are quite possibly the worst disc brakes I've ever tried on a bike.



There is a company called Hope that makes 2, 4 and 6 piston monoblock calipers coupled with floating rotors for Downhill and Freeride bikes. They seem to be the current state of the art for MB brakes. When the cash is good, I intend to upgrade at least one of the bikes to the 6-piston HOPE setup in the front and 4-piston in the rear. -Sean
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Old 08-18-2004, 09:52 AM   #43
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Or if you weigh as much as I do, somewhere in the range of 220-230 lbs.
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Old 08-18-2004, 10:45 AM   #45
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Default Exhaust gasses through the frame

I think Confederate does it throught the swingarm, though it pretty much amounts to a straight pipe.

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Old 08-18-2004, 11:19 AM   #46
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Default Re: 2004 Kawasaki Z750

And what's wrong with everyone riding Japanese 750 fours?



Most of the parts/repair places would be out of business, but is that a bad thing?



You can freeze 'em to the sidewalk, submerge them in a lagoon, set 'em on fire, etc...and they'll still start and run. And keep running.



Long live the Japanese in-line 4! Down with V-twins! Or any twin for that matter. The Olsen Twins being on top of that list.



I propose a new insight group be formed: MSAT, translated to Mad Squids Against Twins.
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Old 08-18-2004, 11:56 AM   #47
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Default Re: tell Kawi you want it

I e mailed Kawi off their web site to bring it to the USA back in Dec. The write ups in the UK mags had me ready to lay $ down. If enough of you e-mail them, possibly it will show up here. Since then I bought a Buell Lightning XB9S and am thrilled I did. Sorry Kawi you snooze you lose.
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Old 08-18-2004, 12:47 PM   #48
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hahaha...thanks bob
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Old 08-18-2004, 01:15 PM   #50
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I propose a different name for your group

DBC...Disposable Bike Club
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