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Old 07-01-2008, 07:33 AM   #1
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my step-son's in town for only 6 weeks. and thats all for the yr. and his real dad prolly wouldn't allow him to have a bike back home.

but he wants to ride.

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Old 07-01-2008, 07:39 AM   #2
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this is all I found

http://www.eaglerider.com/Dirt-Bike-Rentals.aspx
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Old 07-01-2008, 07:41 AM   #3
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heres some out in austin

http://www.rental-motorcycle.com/nam...as_rental.html
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Old 07-01-2008, 07:48 AM   #5
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don't think they're in business anymore?

mckee, thanks, no D/B but we're going to vegas in OCT, maybe we'll rent 1 then.
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how about buying him a cheap chinese knock off?
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Old 07-01-2008, 07:51 AM   #7
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we're still looking at ? $1k......

plus storage and all that for a yr

plus we'd need to get our veh. tow ready

it's a thought though.
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10 y.o., rides 4 wheelers and has a pocket chopper at his grandparents house, if i bought him one, an 85cc is what i'm thinkin.

thing is, it's not only a bike, we also gotta buy him gear, which he'll prolly outgrow by next yr and on and on.......
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10 y.o., rides 4 wheelers and has a pocket chopper at his grandparents house, if i bought him one, an 85cc is what i'm thinkin.

thing is, it's not only a bike, we also gotta buy him gear, which he'll prolly outgrow by next yr and on and on.......
XR100.

4 stroke.

Low power.

65/85 too much.

Once he leaves you should tard it out
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Old 07-01-2008, 11:07 AM   #12
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so 65/85s are 2-strokes? so there more "touchy" then 4 stroke 100's?

i don't know jack about D/Bs
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suck it up ed...you really aren't thinking about letting him ride without any gear are you?

where are you going to let him ride this?
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thing is, it's not only a bike, we also gotta buy him gear, which he'll prolly outgrow by next yr and on and on.......
and see my 2nd post.
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10 y.o., rides 4 wheelers and has a pocket chopper at his grandparents house, if i bought him one, an 85cc is what i'm thinkin.

thing is, it's not only a bike, we also gotta buy him gear, which he'll prolly outgrow by next yr and on and on.......
find something less expensive to entertain him then.... Buy him a wiffle bat, a huffy, play guns...., when I was 10 y.o. my parents weren't out buying me motorized toys. There's plenty of other "stuff" to entertain a 10 y.o.
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i know, that's why i said suck it up. anyhow, i might purchase something that you might be able to use...

how large of a 10 year old is he? you might be able to borrow some gear too.

now where would you be using this?
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only get a 4-stroke. don't even consider a 2-stroke!
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i know, that's why i said suck it up. anyhow, i might purchase something that you might be able to use...

how large of a 10 year old is he? you might be able to borrow some gear too.

now where would you be using this?
65lbs worth........lol
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only get a 4-stroke. don't even consider a 2-stroke!
Don't be hattin' on 2 strokes.
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Shhhh Scott! Whats wrong w/ with teaching the kid to wheelie?!
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