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Old 06-19-2007, 10:08 AM   #21
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Nice bike. Too bad the Duck superbikes totally suck on public roads.
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:12 AM   #22
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Nice bike. Too bad the Duck superbikes totally suck on public roads.
I'm not sure that they suck, as much as they are made for midgets. I can't fit on one to save my life. Maybe going to the gym would help?
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:14 AM   #23
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My friend Roy goes to the gym 5 days a week and he gave up on his 999 after 6 months in favor od an R1200GS. If the riding position doesn't get you the suspension will beat you to death.
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:34 AM   #24
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I would say all Superbikes suck on public roads. The Duc might be the best given the torque curve.
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:51 AM   #25
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Well so far the site is cool, but the jury is still out on this forum. I do miss the ONE page format, going to wear out my clicking finger.
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:54 AM   #26
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w00h00!!!!

Love the new site and format. Welcome to 2007 MO
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:58 AM   #27
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I'm not sure that they suck, as much as they are made for midgets. I can't fit on one to save my life. Maybe going to the gym would help?


Last time I sat on one at the IMS the snap crakle pop from the body work sounded like a bowl of Rice Crispies. The funniest thing was the frozen plastic smiles on the Ducatisti
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Old 06-19-2007, 11:00 AM   #28
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BTW, couldn't you find a little spot in the Manufacturer's section for Victory? I mean, are "Hunwick Hallam Motorcycles" really more popular than the soon to be number 1 American motorcycle?
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Old 06-19-2007, 12:17 PM   #29
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Right then, just checking to see if I can actually post. And if there is a page 2 and 3 to this article, damned if I can find it.
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