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Old 12-17-2004, 04:11 AM   #111
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Default Re: Dammit Jim, I'm not a spell checker

That, is why, I've always liked having an editor; Dictitorial-Bastards, though, they are (Sorry, Sean...).
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Old 12-17-2004, 04:34 AM   #112
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Default Re: Dang you didn't pass him!

Are you going to officiate the next Monday Night Football game?
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Old 12-17-2004, 04:39 AM   #113
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Default Re: 2005 Kawasaki ZX-6R

I haven't heard anything bad about it. Everyone seems to love it. They finally got the TT600 right. And they removed it from the supersport class, people realized what a good bike it is. I'd like to take a spin on one, too.



For $5,600, I'd say it's well worth it.
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Old 12-17-2004, 04:42 AM   #114
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Default Re: 2005 Kawasaki ZX-6R

Hey Sean, what's different about the Euro/Aussie version that nets it 5 more horses? Did they give us all the California model?



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Old 12-17-2004, 04:55 AM   #115
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Default Re: But LongNazi you said that 600s are Which is it?

Ah, yes. It was someone else who mentioned the starter bike thing. I think I've been sucked into the Kpaul black hole.



But Longride has referred to the powerband below.



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Old 12-17-2004, 05:05 AM   #116
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Default I'm not complaining...

I'm not complaining about that.



What I'm complaining about is this notion new squids get that this is the motorcycle they must start out on. For some reason no other bike will do or their fragile ego will be crushed.



Also for some reason they think that because a proffesional motorcycle rider in a magazine road test says this bike is faster then another XYZ bike then if they buy it they will always be faster then XYZ bike.



Somehow it would be nice to get 18 year olds to start out on something like a 250 Ninja or a GS500 Suzuki and actually push those bikes to the limit and learn first.



Then once they have ridden one of these bikes to the limit for a year or more think about moving up to the 600 class.



Everytime one of these new riders buys one of these new 600 super sport bikes as their first bike and wads it a week later by running it off the highway for no good reason it just raises our insurance rates that much higher.



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Old 12-17-2004, 05:40 AM   #117
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Default Re: 2005 Kawasaki ZX-6R

Yes, the U.S. models all have a more restrictive CAT to meet the uber stringent EPA requirements. -Sean
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Old 12-17-2004, 05:48 AM   #118
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And we know all those environmentally conscious squids won't change a thing!
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Old 12-17-2004, 06:16 AM   #119
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I believe he got you.



I don't think anyone believes in Kook's rants. Look at all the new guys that have come on the board in the last month or two that are already calling him an idiot after trying to have a civil conversation with him once or twice.



It's sunny and 77 degrees today so nothing he could say would make me mad.
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Old 12-17-2004, 06:29 AM   #120
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You're right Buzz. No sense in wasting words on idiot boy. I've been ignoring him lately, and feel much better for it. VWW
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