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  1. smitty141
    07-09-2012 09:30 AM - permalink
    Hi Banks, not the one from Gateway. They wanted way to much for it. I bought a very nice 04 with some extras and only 25000 miles for $3300. bucks. It hads around $1500 in farkles.
  2. CrazyGeorge
    10-21-2011 01:08 AM - permalink
    Hey Banks,

    these are true plug and play. Hot wire, ground wire. Nothing complicated. If you've got a harness all set, then get some posi-lock splices and heatshrink tubing and you're good to go.

    The only consideration for the future would be adding a dimmer, but that would just be an inline switch replacement.

    And, these are going to be a lot brighter than your hella lights :-)

    I'll be camping this weekend, but should be in contact. If you want to order, just paypal me at [email protected] or [email protected]. 175 per set, shipped.

    All the best,
  3. DougInKY
    09-26-2011 07:49 PM - permalink
    If you are asking about wearing my riding pants and coat in the rain, yes to the coat and no to the riding pants. The coat develops small leaks at the biceps during an all day rain. I do carry Frogg Toggs though and expect that I will pull off at a handy place at my convenience to put them on if the rain looks as if it is going to last a while. I have worn the Frogg Toggs in an all day downpour several times with good results. I just bought new boots that are supposed to be waterproof too. Again, I have some good rain covers to go over them if needed, I just like not having to dive for the edge of the road to don them when it starts raining.
  4. ockerstrom
    09-02-2011 07:42 PM - permalink
    Hi Banks,

    Shiro Nakama Ju San translates to White Wee Thirteen.

    There is a White Wee-Strom group on the forum for owners of the white ones, also there are Orange and Blue and other color specific groups.
    It is just a bit of a fun thing and the member who started the White group found the Japanese translations and allocates a number to those who join (I specifically requested 13).

    I'm glad you are enjoying some of my posts, thank you.

    I will try to find a link to a three state ride I did back in 09 and PM it to you, and if I can't find that then maybe a link to my FB page (if you are on Facebook that is) or a link to my Photobucket page.

  5. Ozzy Strom
    08-02-2011 06:54 AM - permalink
    Ozzy Strom
    Hi banks , the comment "lookout for old white guys on small bikes " is one of the best i have ever heard , I'm going to get a sticker made to put on my wee plus I'm going to send a link to this page to all my motorcycle friends , it is o so true !!!!

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  • About Banks C
    Riding since 2005, 2006 Suzuki DL650, 2005 Yamaha FJR1300ABS
    Villa Ridge, MO
    Motorcycle Riding, Golf, Dressage, Horse Jumping, Reading,
    Third Party Administrator - Financial Insurance Products
    Model V-Strom Owned
    2006 DL650
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    Banks C[FONT=Comic Sans MS]:crying:[/FONT]
    2006 DL650 Current Engine 15,625 Prior engine 67,426 when chain came off and bent valves
    2005 Yamaha FJR1300A 68,000 miles and counting


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