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Old 10-28-2007, 08:09 PM   #21
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Old 10-29-2007, 10:50 PM   #22
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I've had mine for a little over a year and great for street and track. Im a taller guy so the seat doesnt hurt, but my shorter friends have complained about it. I love it and wouldnt buy another bike when the time comes. It rips on the track and TomLSTD was wrong in saying it needs help out of the corners. You can rip coming out of the corners and make up alot of time on the guy in front of you.

The only draw back is that parts are not readily available for a quick fix and they can be expensive as well. Race plastics cost at least $650 a set as opposed to $350 for my buddies GSXR 750.
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Old 10-29-2007, 11:14 PM   #23
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Old 10-30-2007, 05:34 AM   #24
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Old 10-30-2007, 08:55 AM   #25
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Originally Posted by aviation1st View Post
It rips on the track and TomLSTD was wrong in saying it needs help out of the corners.
Ease up there high speed, I said it was probably me not the bike.
I am Tyler Durdin's bad attitude.
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Old 10-30-2007, 09:05 AM   #26
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I love mine!! I commute to med center on mine too from Alvin. I plan on getting it to its first track day next month. I would also like to get an after market seat I do get a bit of pain in a bad spot every now and then (short problem). Fixable though.

I'm not the most seasoned rider and it has done me well
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Old 10-30-2007, 01:57 PM   #27
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yeah i went to go see one today and the seat was pretty hard and also im short abt 5'5". but they say the after market gel seat would make it better. maybe ill give that a try...
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Old 10-30-2007, 02:22 PM   #28
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I'm 5' 6" and the comfort level is fine for me.
It was difficult at first being on the of my feet but got used to it quick

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Old 10-30-2007, 02:42 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by tomLSTD View Post
Ease up there high speed, I said it was probably me not the bike.
Dont be harsh on him Tom. They don't understand how V-twins or 750's are really so much better

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Old 10-30-2007, 03:32 PM   #30
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