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Old 12-08-2007, 05:08 PM   #1
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I have recently started teaching my friend to ride, and I need yalls opinion on some good beginner bikes
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:10 PM   #2
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MSF first then a 250 or 500 cc bike
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:11 PM   #4
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or a fzr 96 600 that is for sale
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:13 PM   #5
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first off dont listen to streetcowboy
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:14 PM   #6
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lol well one thing is for certain u can trust hardcore steve with ur boxers
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:20 PM   #8
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:22 PM   #9
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Aren't there like a milliongazilliontrillion threads on what makes beginner bikes already?

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Old 12-08-2007, 05:29 PM   #10
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WELL THE NOOB CANT READ LOL
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Old 12-08-2007, 05:33 PM   #12
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be Nice!

here is some good info

http://www.motohouston.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2576
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Old 12-09-2007, 03:33 AM   #13
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What r u teaching him/her to ride on, is it your R6? And, how is he/she doing so far?
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Old 12-09-2007, 09:13 AM   #14
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quit teaching your friend how to ride, who taught you how to ride? how do you know if it's correct?

send him to proper schooling

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Old 12-09-2007, 09:15 AM   #15
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used ninja 250 cc... my buddy is selling a cheap one... and yes... Racer X does have a point... send them to riding school.
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quit teaching your friend how to ride, who taught you how to ride? how do you know if it's correct?

send him to proper schooling

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how do you know who taught them to ride. how do you know if thay are correct?
msf is a good thing for all riders but not the answer for everything
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I think having a basic understanding on how to ride prior to msf is a good thing. better to have the whole clutch, gas, brake down first then take msf and absorb more in the way of control and handling rather than worrying about learning how to get moving and stopping.
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how do you know who taught them to ride. how do you know if thay are correct?
msf is a good thing for all riders but not the answer for everything
I think racer x is just informing him that its better to have a proper foundation and then learn more from your friends instead of developing bad habits from the start.
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