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StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

yamaha a best

MPmaster
MPmaster

Did a little port and polish today and modified muh exhaust a bit.
What did you guys do?
Post bikes

Deadlyinx
Deadlyinx

Put on a ram mount and messed with my 360 camera. Trying to get the videos to upload to youtube properly.

Skullbone
Skullbone

you can't polish a honda

RavySnake
RavySnake

orangecounty.craigslist.org/mcy/d/2008-suzuki-sv650s/6342675879.html
Is this a decent deal?

WebTool
WebTool

When are full fairing bikes and square headlights gonna do a comeback?

Pic related somehow.

ZeroReborn
ZeroReborn

And by full fairing I meamt fuk hueg fairings.

BinaryMan
BinaryMan

You spelled "Suzuki" wrong...

JunkTop
JunkTop

suzuki
Wouldnt be a decent deal even if it was free

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

no it should be 2-2.5k

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

Suzuki a shit

Ignoramus
Ignoramus

I'm new to bikes, so what's wrong with Suzuki?

I see a lot of people recommending the SV 650s. What are the issues with them?

Dreamworx
Dreamworx

I'm gonna get my endorsement soon

is this a bad starter bike and or deal?

tampa.craigslist.org/hdo/mcy/d/1984-honda-interceptor/6314533213.html

Fried_Sushi
Fried_Sushi

Its a poorly built bike.
Suzuki is known for poor build quality, being heavy, being under powered, and just falling apart.
The other 3 jap companies all make better bikes in the same class

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

want the indian scout ftr1200
still in concept phase

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

they're bargain bin bikes, and you get what you pay for.

King_Martha
King_Martha

Where does honda rank on the jap reliability

girlDog
girlDog

Honda is fine

Evil_kitten
Evil_kitten

Can't go wrong with a 97 zx6r for those square headlights

farquit
farquit

What do you fellows use to listen to music while you ride?

I am opposed to running earbuds down to my pocket

takes2long
takes2long

you a shit

Bidwell
Bidwell

The reliability ratings are based on failure rates for 4-year-old bikes:

Yamaha/Star (11 percent failure rate)
Honda (12 percent)
Kawasaki (15 percent)
Harley-Davidson (26 percent)
Ducati (33 percent)
BMW (40 percent)
Suzuki (99 percent)

kizzmybutt
kizzmybutt

Suzuki (99 percent)
Source?

Playboyize
Playboyize

I wear custom molded earplugs when I ride, and listen to music through my Sena. I have the BAKA 10r, the low profile one. You can see it on my helmet. Before you order one make sure your helmet has the indentations to install the speakers.

TreeEater
TreeEater

consumerreports.org/cro/news/2015/04/who-makes-the-most-reliable-motorcycle/index.htm

Burnblaze
Burnblaze

Hmm, I'm okay with this
I bet suzuki is at 99% because all the gxr and busa bros crash
:]

Firespawn
Firespawn

Gsxr breaks just sitting there

Flameblow
Flameblow

But it says 12%, anon.

TurtleCat
TurtleCat

12% chance this is your gear setup if you ride a shitzuki

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

I wish it would make it easier to get parts

RumChicken
RumChicken

Don't mind them, it's just shitposting. The SV650 is a reliable bike, it just has some budget components

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

BMW (40 percent)
wow tbqh

DeathDog
DeathDog

went to a local used shop today
Guy asked what I was looking for
told him looking for first bike, looking for a cbr500
told me to start on a 600
told me he rides a gxr

ZeroReborn
ZeroReborn

Ducati less reliable tha both Triumph and Harley.

Gets me every time. Still want one though.

TechHater
TechHater

Wew
Gsxr squids are the worst

eGremlin
eGremlin

you sound like a pussy, just believe in yourself, and get good

CodeBuns
CodeBuns

Heard the scramblers are reliable tho
Simple old engine

#MeToo

BunnyJinx
BunnyJinx

youtube.com/watch?v=Vw3mdSkBIOQ

Ignoramus
Ignoramus

It's exactly one guy who shitposts every thread about suzuki.

He rides an R3
His license plate is r3kt
He lives in tuscon
He's super easy to doxx

Nojokur
Nojokur

Its more than one person moron.
Suzuki is shit. Smart people know that. Dumb people buy suzukis

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

Jake the garden snake rides an fz07..you might be right

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

Ok /dbt/ the year is 1976, the Honda CB750 has been largely unchallenged for years but there is finally competition available, the Kawasaki KZ900, Yamaha XS750, Suzuki GS750, Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans, and Laverda Jota have just been released. The Norton 850 Commando, BMW R90S, and Ducati 900SS are also in the middle of production and bikes have never been faster, pushing 130 mph top speeds and approaching 100 horsepower.

You're 22 and looking to go fast, bang 70's QTs and live that rock n roll life, what do you buy and why?

Booteefool
Booteefool

let's kick his ass

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

wrong

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

Wait that's yamaha. I'm an idiot

King_Martha
King_Martha

R3kt hates suzuki
Friendship ended

girlDog
girlDog

Conlan lives in Yuma, not Tuscon.

Suzuki shill is retarded
Case in point.

happy_sad
happy_sad

He got smart and sold his DRZ

Bidwell
Bidwell

Drugs

This

Yea, his fz07 is not bad either, I like what he's done to it. Still an idiot tho

iluvmen
iluvmen

Hes a mechanic and actually really smart.
Do you not know about youtube personalities? You always act like a moron for views

idontknow
idontknow

Motovloger genocide when?

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

XS750
Anything except yamaha wouldnt be worth it

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

It's implied that you already have drugs, it's 1976 for fucks sake.

Evilember
Evilember

I-it's character. R-right, guys? G-guys?

TalkBomber
TalkBomber

I mean I wouldn't call being a mechanic the bar for really smart
But he acts like an idiot

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

What's the weight cutoff before a bike becomes pigfat?

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

Hyabusa

RumChicken
RumChicken

Yes. He's an actor for youtube to make money.
Watch the bolt shit on series. He acts normal and is really knowledgeable.

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

Guaranteed to get the bitches! :^)

eGremlin
eGremlin

anything heavier than [MY BIKE'S WEIGHT]

AwesomeTucker
AwesomeTucker

When the bike weights more than you.

FastChef
FastChef

Bolt ons
Wew lad, hope he teaches at MIT

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

500 lbs.

Nojokur
Nojokur

Thank the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ I'm an amerilard I get to ride something bigger than a 50cc scooter

Supergrass
Supergrass

I travel forwards in time and buy a superior modern bike instead of trying to relive a past I never experienced in the first place. Leave that shit in a museum.

Dreamworx
Dreamworx

Pic related
headlights aren't square
But hopefully never, those unilight sportbikes all look like poop.

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

He should have got an fz-09

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

800 lbs seems like a good cutoff

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

I forgot to mention that I was talking about lean body mass.

Soft_member
Soft_member

That is pretty damn heavy.
Let´s be realistic and say 200 lbs.

Evil_kitten
Evil_kitten

So you ride a trials bike or something?

viagrandad
viagrandad

I will ride home on my 80's ass bike and watch some vintage anime. To each their own though

5mileys
5mileys

No, pigfat 84 kg.

w8t4u
w8t4u

That shits hideous. Keep on the race track so i don't have to see it.

Bidwell
Bidwell

Yeah actually you can start on a 600. It's not like the powerband appears out of nowhere and sends you power willying through a corner and into the grave like you just activated IOMTT mode and the steering lock is not bad because the steering geometry makes up for it.

You are given the ability to go suicidally fast but they have so little low end power that you have to actually try to go suicidally fast. That's too much for nanny states but not too much for free men.

massdebater
massdebater

#notall

Inmate
Inmate

If the bike is well balanced I think it shouldn't be written off as too big and I say that as a 155lbs 5'10" King of Manlets

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

155lbs
That is pretty heavy anon, I am 125 lbs.

kizzmybutt
kizzmybutt

hating fun
It's just a hypothetical, what the fuck else are you fags gonna do? Shitpost about Suzukis and motovloggers for the 100th time?

Gigastrength
Gigastrength

It's comfy and fun and easy to ride

A shame about the modern trend of underseat/undertail stoage not being allowed to exist though

want to carry a lunchbox but not a backpack? buy the aftermarket luggage for $1000 goyim :^)

Methnerd
Methnerd

dyel

Carnalpleasure
Carnalpleasure

This is pretty true actually, I got the chance to ride a 40's Indian Chief, a bike pushing 600 lbs, and it was so well balanced and the weight so low that you would never notice the weight.

Sharpcharm
Sharpcharm

This, started on a 600 zx6r with no issues been a month so far and the only thing to be mindful of is yanking the throttle, take it easy and warm up to it and you'll be gold

Emberburn
Emberburn

buy the aftermarket luggage for $1000 goyim :^)
meanwhile on old bikes:
need to carry a 20L jerrycan?
50 bucks and it fits

Flameblow
Flameblow

can't even get the town I live in right

Fucking mong

StonedTime
StonedTime

Took Ducati off my list of manufacturers, now I'm down to these bikes as my potential next bike;

Yamaha MT-07
Kawasaki ZX-6R 636
Kawasaki Z900RS

Naked, super sport or retro.

ZX-6R has good horsepower, top end speed and is a classic and gorgeous design.

MT-07 has slightly more torque and can still go at like 130mph and all the reviews I see of it are really positive and praise its handling and riding position.

Z900RS looks great. No idea about its performance yet.

Honda a shit. They don't have any bikes that appeal to me at all.

ZeroReborn
ZeroReborn

Thanks Mr Skeletal

eGremlin
eGremlin

more of a result of it being easier to weld and bolt shit onto tube steel subframes and a lack of bodywork to be apprehensive about cutting through than anything

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

just get an fz09

Nojokur
Nojokur

This
Or a Striple 765.

Spazyfool
Spazyfool

god damn i love sucking dudes

Stark_Naked
Stark_Naked

We know, suzuki rider.

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

yeah me too dude

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

Why?

What's the point in getting an MT-09 if I could just get an MT-10?
What's the point in getting an MT-10 if I could just get an R1?
What's the point in getting an R1 if I could just get a ZX-10RR?
What's the point in getting a ZX-10RR if I don't do race days?

They look ugly as h*ck.

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

keeping a dirtbike shiny clean
why just hose it down

Garbage Can Lid
Garbage Can Lid

haha its a dirtbike bro who cares
two years later
fuck my frame rusted in half i gotta get a new bike

Booteefool
Booteefool

an r1 has different seating position and fairings, it's not a naked upright bike for everyday riding and commuting. Why get an anemic fz07 when you can get way more power for a trivial price difference. The only consideratino between getting an 09 and the 10 would be insurance prices, but you shouldn't buy the 07.

Lord_Tryzalot
Lord_Tryzalot

Or you should just get an MT-09 instead of an 07 because the 07 is a glorified learner bike meant to appeal to dudebros and people who idolize stunters because much wheelies. While the 09 is a pretty solid all round bike.

Boy_vs_Girl
Boy_vs_Girl

Do you really not know what a port and polish is?
I knew /dbt/ was full of children. But damn son

King_Martha
King_Martha

True, but right now I just need a cheap bike to learn on.
I'll get the cbr600 in a year or two

Spamalot
Spamalot

fucking soap and water u shit why polish it

Soft_member
Soft_member

trap anon?

girlDog
girlDog

are you like 17 by chance? The fz07 looks like ass compared to the new striple. Cheap ugly headlight and signals, ugly plastic everywhere, and stupid colors.

happy_sad
happy_sad

fz07
anemic
I see you havent ridden one
Nor have you

I test rode both and the FZ07 was far more comfy and fun

SomethingNew
SomethingNew

You... You're joking right, you're just pretending to be retarded and this is a bad troll right?

takes2long
takes2long

How much are you going to pay me to ride this ugly bike?

Alright I'll give some reviews a watch before a test ride.

The fz07 looks like ass compared to the new striple
Uhm try again, sweetie.

askme
askme

he obviously polished the fucking tires for this bike you fucking mongoloid

Bidwell
Bidwell

You just described the stripple

kizzmybutt
kizzmybutt

people recommend street triple
look at speed triple
I give up, you're hopeless.

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

I'd sooner ride an ugly bike with an adjustable suspension than a good looking one without

That said, most ugly bikes (FZs) don't have adjustable suspensions

Gigastrength
Gigastrength

yeah I did, then I bought a street triple r instead. Still envious of the power on the fz09, but prefer the suspension and overall quality of the striple.

2015 Yamaha FZ-07 0-60 mph 3.4 | Quarter mile 12.2
2014 Triumph Speed Triple R 0-60 mph 2.7 | Quarter mile 10.5

Techpill
Techpill

aenemic

MT-07 (133 mph)
55 kW (74 hp) @ 9,000 rpm
68.0 Nm @ 6,500 rpm
Dry Weight 164 kg (361.6 lbs)

s tripple
speed tripple
street tripple
Do give up.

Methshot
Methshot

stupid colors.
you're stupid shitboy

Skullbone
Skullbone

Bench racer

Burnblaze
Burnblaze

bruh what is this

Firespawn
Firespawn

I'll just pretend I'm not the retarded one

SniperGod
SniperGod

A cover for some wires.
Also a place for a windshield to mount

TurtleCat
TurtleCat

BMW
Euro bikes, cars too
If their reliability is so low, even below harley
Why do people speak so highly of them?

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

fucking triumph tax

RumChicken
RumChicken

you're comparing a 2015 to a 2017. I paid something around 7k for my 2014 with 2k miles on it.

StonedTime
StonedTime

74HP
9000RPM

Anemic as fuck

CouchChiller
CouchChiller

street tripple
speed tripple

"dude just buy the stripple"
Yeah, stop replying.

DeathDog
DeathDog

these niggas are selling a fucking sweater for 90 bucks

AwesomeTucker
AwesomeTucker

Its the same price for 2018
Torque for days and mid range

PurpleCharger
PurpleCharger

ITT: some poorfag who can't afford an fz-09 or street triple R tries to delude himself into thinking an fz-07 is the best option.

BunnyJinx
BunnyJinx

You do realize "tripple" is not a word right? How illiterate are you?

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

meanwhile i can actually look cool wearing this sick ass hoody from harley

Nojokur
Nojokur

Ya that's gay

Supergrass
Supergrass

yeah but all the other bikes mentioned have more torque and better mid range.

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

i can get this baller hat for less money than a gay hoody

Lunatick
Lunatick

more money buys more power
No shit

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

FZ-07

Lord_Tryzalot
Lord_Tryzalot

i could have literally 3 of these and still have money for a corndog instead of a nylon sweater

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

"tripple" is not a word

MPmaster
MPmaster

I can get this dank double bladed ninja staff for less money than that homosexual hat.

King_Martha
King_Martha

Midrange is a meme. Just learn to shift and stop being afraid of revs.

girlDog
girlDog

FZ-09 and Street Triple R. Entirely different league. Plus if you're getting the yamaha, the fz09 is less ugly.

farquit
farquit

Do you go to gay bars with that on?

SomethingNew
SomethingNew

fuck i cant get these in my size

5mileys
5mileys

Is "triple" the word you're looking for? I know spelling is hard for someone of your low intelligence.

askme
askme

same with this

massdebater
massdebater

does torque even do anything except spin the wheel and pull the front end up?

if you have more than your tires/bike can use it's kind of pointless

and 40 ft/lb at 8000RPM is a different amount of work done than 40 ft/lb at 12000RPM

iluvmen
iluvmen

Neither can I, XS isn´t available.

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

Is "triple" the word you're looking for?
No

Playboyize
Playboyize

I'm just saying the 07 is a waste of money when for a trivial amount more cash you get exponentially better bikes, regardless of which you choose. I was going to buy one last year, super happy I decided not to.

Deadlyinx
Deadlyinx

usable power all the way through the revs is meme
Moron.
No one is going sit at 9000rpm riding through town

Techpill
Techpill

clothing with graphics on the arms
boy's edgy flame shirt
this gay ass jacket

cool clothing with graphics on the arms

Methnerd
Methnerd

that would require an entire cow anon

TreeEater
TreeEater

having trash taste
Post bike

Carnalpleasure
Carnalpleasure

Ok, just making sure.

Skullbone
Skullbone

name a better boot

Burnblaze
Burnblaze

75hp was more than enough for me.
Bot gonna waste the money for more power that i don't need
I love my bike

Firespawn
Firespawn

25 posters
157 posts
Calm down autists.

TalkBomber
TalkBomber

I do.

Scared of engine spinny noises, girlie?

i don't need

You don't need more than 20HP.

TurtleCat
TurtleCat

It's like they did a hot topic collaboration

TechHater
TechHater

It depends what you're looking for and what takes your fancy.
I think it's a good bike at that price

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

Saw this posted on a Craigslist ad but there isn't much info posted with it and the guy hadn't answered his email yet. Can anyone tell me what year this looks to be and if it is a 600cc? Thanks.

Stupidasole
Stupidasole

300

whereismyname
whereismyname

Bot gonna waste the money for more power that i don't need
Get an r3 then
Or a super cub

Fried_Sushi
Fried_Sushi

No. I ride freeway constantly.

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

250/300

Garbage Can Lid
Garbage Can Lid

Yes, I am scared of engine spinny noises.

All you had to say.

conventional forks
box for a swingarm
bodywork that looks like it came from the past five years
those dumb clipons that sit far enough above the triples to be "not sportbike" but not high enough to be comfy, while not being easy to replace like an actual handlebar
I'm going to guess that it's no bigger than 500cc and has a parallel twin engine that isn't worth putting the straight pipe on. Or dealing with full fairings for.

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

if it is a 600cc?
Definitely not. 300cc or less

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

I feel your pain, I'm about the same weight. Started on a Ninja 500 and it was pretty good. Ninja 500's are 440 lbs wet, so its a pretty average weight

Evil_kitten
Evil_kitten

R3s do freeway comfortably and go from 60 to 80 faster than most cars for passing

viagrandad
viagrandad

Why are you dumping on this guys choice
Not like he bought a harley

happy_sad
happy_sad

R3 can do it. You don't need anything bigger than that.

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

Street Triple S
£8,200

MT-07
£6099

cum2soon
cum2soon

I see the nobikes are out

Bidwell
Bidwell

Am I? That was my first post in this thread but he sounds like he's just deluding himself.

Inmate
Inmate

Deluding himself from what?
Sounds like he knew what he wanted out of a bike and bough it

Techpill
Techpill

R3 stronk
stop trying to justify worst beginner bike

Methshot
Methshot

The Street Triple's headlights just makes me think of Black Manta

Snarelure
Snarelure

It's not the worst
It's just that even the Rebel500 is a better bike

SniperGod
SniperGod

Because of the passive aggressive way he justifies it

600cc sportbike rider: "It's still pretty fast, not as fast as a liter but fun"
1000cc sportbike rider: "I feel you, I liked my old 600"
500cc commuter bike rider: "Man, that does seem cool. I can't wait until I'm off my euro learners license."
250/300cc scooterbike rider: "I'd like one of those fast bikes, I'm just not ready for one yet"
harley rider: "Yeah, faster than mine, but those fuckers hurt my back"
Overrated naked bike rider: "WELL I DIDN'T BUY MORE HORSEPOWER THAN I NEEDED."
^has 50 more horses than 250 rider, 30 more than the 500 rider, less low end/midrange than a cruiser and way less comf, and an engine that doesn't pull as hard at any RPM as the sportbikes
If /dbt/ was a bar he would get his ass kicked sooner rather than later.

WebTool
WebTool

Are you an actual retard? Can you not follow a conversation?

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

He came in saying he had "narrowed it down" to 3 completely different bikes then asked for advice one which to pick without giving budget or what he wants out of the bike. Then sperged out when told the FZ-07 was pretty out of the league of the others and recommended more equivalent bikes. He's pretty deluded and doesn't know what he's talking about.

DeathDog
DeathDog

Lol. You can't.
One person considering buying an FZ07
Another one already owns one and was attacked by you idiots.
Read above

eGremlin
eGremlin

Cbrs are solid bikes, I rebuilt my zx6r that I got for $600 and even for a 97 its still fast as fuck

JunkTop
JunkTop

implying you're not him and samefagging
Fuck off retard

CodeBuns
CodeBuns

No. Im looking at my FZ07

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

if you want cheap, bikes from 11 years ago are better engine and chassis-wise than budget bikes today and cost $2000-$3000.

inb4 too much power
Once you're nobike you'll understand this isn't the case until you're doing accidental burnouts on rainy days.

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

Torque is the muscle that allows the bike to accelerate while horse power is how fast it'll go, atleast that's how I understand it

girlDog
girlDog

Not exactly, torque is rotational force, power is power.
A gearbox can convert hig rpm and low torque to low rpm and high torque, the only constant is power.

For example there are some small powerfull 50 cc engines that accellerate a lot faster than 125 cc engines with more than doubble the torque, but less power.

viagrandad
viagrandad

He came in saying he had "narrowed it down" to 3 completely different bikes then asked for advice one which to pick without giving budget
Actually no. I didn't ask for advice, I just left my blog post there for anyone interested enough to give a reply. Someone started calling the MT-07 bad compared to the MT-09 and then somebody who has an MT-07 defended it. See

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

please stop fighting

takes2long
takes2long

Torque times RPM is the work done by the engine. Horsepower. Torque alone is just the twisting force. Gears and final drive are most of what affects acceleration, as long as your engine has the power to turn them and your tires have the grip to move forward instead of spinning in place.

Sportbikes with less than half the torque do 0-60 twice as fast as harleys and beat them off the line because they're geared to utilize their revvy engines properly. A harley geared like a sportbike wouldn't be going anywhere soon, but would do a lot of burnouts.

w8t4u
w8t4u

he doesn't remember /daily beef thread/
no

massdebater
massdebater

This, bullying is not allowed in here.

Inmate
Inmate

and who the fuck defends slower bikes that are still too fast to fit into restricted licensing schemes?

they only exist to cost less (fewer cyllinders/features)

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

stop liking what i dont like
Cry more bitch

hairygrape
hairygrape

All /dbt/ does these days is brandfag and shitpost

Long gone are the days of motorcycle discussion and shitbike worship.

Methshot
Methshot

Who the fuck defends learner schemes that restrict power to below 35kw?
even the Australian learner scheme is pretty draconian but at least they can ride a kx500 on the road on a learner license.

Methnerd
Methnerd

Nobody likes them. Not even the people who ride them. They base their "like" of them on dislike of superior bikes.

n-not wasting money on more bike than I need hahaha
*still has more bike than he needs because he actually wants to go a little fast*

TreeEater
TreeEater

convince me not to buy a ninja 300 for my first bike.

you can't use the word "outgrow"

Snarelure
Snarelure

And more crying.

RavySnake
RavySnake

I like the look of the MT-07 and it's cheap and has great reviews; lots of torque, comfy riding position, great handling.

The difficulty I'm having with deciding is the differences in bikes; one is retro but still a 900 so it won't be slow; one is a super sport under 700 but can do over 130mph and it's a classic, and the other is a highly-rated cheap naked. Very different bikes, all appealing to me for different reasons.

Ninja 300 is aesthetic, I say go for it if you want it.

AwesomeTucker
AwesomeTucker

you're going to spend more money on it which is a waste when you can just get a ninja 250. You'll think it's pretty quick until you get to try almost any other bike. Just get a 650 class.

FastChef
FastChef

Can you get the anime girls learner bike?
If the answer is no then sure why not.
im not your boss.

whereismyname
whereismyname

Really, the vast majority of budget naked riders fall into threecategories:

It's all they could afford/were willing to spend money on ("why new? i wanted a warranty.")
Struts around trying to appear more virtuous, possibly claiming to be a better rider, for having a slower bike (I didn't waste my money, i follow the law and don't need that much power, i actually have fun in corners, because everybody knows fast bikes are the worst for cornering)
Afraid of more power ("i-it's not too much to throw around and go WOT with", and the justified beginner, "i can't even take a corner going faster than 30mph")

Illusionz
Illusionz

Where is Goldwing-kun? He got tired of posting the only nice bike Honda produces?

Supergrass
Supergrass

i just nutted to some good daddy twink action
post bikes

Fried_Sushi
Fried_Sushi

I fall into none of those. What do i win?
Maybe my prize could be that you stop crying?

Stark_Naked
Stark_Naked

you don't need that much power

speeding is illegal

excessive acceleration is illegal

power in corners is only good for causing highsides and racing (also illegal)

grow up scum

this angers you because its true

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

honda is a good guy leave him alone

Garbage Can Lid
Garbage Can Lid

daddy issues

MPmaster
MPmaster

my dad rides a harley

Soft_member
Soft_member

this tbqh
i live in a 20mph zone lmao
riding back home the other night
20mph road
suddenly some squid shoots past me on an uninsured off-road bike at 50~mph

farquit
farquit

You wish he would ride you though right?

happy_sad
happy_sad

makes sense

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

What's a good 250-650cc bike for beginners that isn't sports-styled?

Will be used for commuting around town and probably on the highway

SomethingNew
SomethingNew

Not illegal if you don't get caught

So you're #2. Gotcha.

You didn't buy a cruiser because deep down inside, you still want to go fast. You just don't want to admit it, or look like it.

takes2long
takes2long

Are you one of those fags that goes into the fast lane on a freeway then sits exactly on the speed limit?
"im not speeding lol the 15 cars behind me can just wait until i pass this slow guy XD"

iluvmen
iluvmen

Scum

Techpill
Techpill

KLX250
WR250R
XR400R
DR650
XR650L

If highway is important really just the last two

Burnblaze
Burnblaze

has storage space
comfortable to ride
great brakes
decent suspension that is adjustable
capable of 200+km/h
3l/100km fuel economy both in town and on the highway because of muh vtac
hold their value well

Evilember
Evilember

heavy as fuck
slow as fuck
over priced as fuck
out dated as fuck
Its like honda asked Suzuki to design their bike

SniperGod
SniperGod

CB600F (CB400SF equivalent for burgers, better in every way)
FZ6N
GSF600/650 naked
Big but slow: 94-04 kawasaki ZR7

RumChicken
RumChicken

Wee strom.

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

20mph zones are how your city tells you to stop taking the car/bike and walk/cycle because it's ran by libtards

FastChef
FastChef

This
Tired of the children that post here thinking power is all that matter "for muh whoolies and stunts"

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

heavy as fuck
200kg and most of that weight is low, sitting on one they feel lighter than the fz-07 for an example which is actually 30kg lighter.
slow as fuck
200km/h is plenty fast enough to make you shit out your spleen if you come off and 0-100km/h in 4.5 seconds is not exactly bad by any standards.
over priced as fuck
And they hold their value well, buy one for 7k at 10,000km on the clock, sell it at 40,000km on the clock for 6k
out dated as fuck
funny way of saying there is a strong aftermarket for them, parts are easily accessible.
why change something that works?
it's a practical ujm not a sports bike.
stay mad though.

Dreamworx
Dreamworx

gotta go fast

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

Scum

Booteefool
Booteefool

you don't like to go fast, yet you like motorcycles?

King_Martha
King_Martha

Not getting an R3

Spamalot
Spamalot

He doesn't like motorcycles, he is too poor to get a car so he rides a cheap shitty 125 that was made over a decade ago.

Soft_member
Soft_member

nobody is saying you have to try to be max wrist, but riding a 250 around anywhere but a dedicated canyon run or the track (ie normal day to day spirited riding) is boring as fuck compared to bikes that make power.

happy_sad
happy_sad

I like to get where i want to go efficiently, reliably, and not draw unnecessary attention to myself because im not an attention seeking child.

5mileys
5mileys

ha this guy absolutely nailed this guy to a T

w8t4u
w8t4u

isn't it boring as fuck just meandering around on your piece of shit...?

massdebater
massdebater

I've been riding longer than most of you have been alive.
I've ridden more bikes than any of you have even dreamed
From 50cc to 1800cc
I've raced.
I've toured
I've run soda.

Don't pretend like you know me

Inmate
Inmate

I know you're a pussy

likme
likme

Your bike is as boring as you are.
And mines not a piece of shit
Good one kid

hairygrape
hairygrape

damage control the post
post your 125

Techpill
Techpill

Good one kid
your approval means all

Firespawn
Firespawn

Well aren't you special, regale us plebs with all the knowledge you've learned through all those years and bikes, I'm sure you're totally not lying.

WebTool
WebTool

literally no liter no peter

TurtleCat
TurtleCat

I try sometimes.
But none of you morons believe me and even if you do, you just start spouting childish memes.
/dbt/ never changes

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

Post bike or stop posting
If its not an rs125 you deserve to be drowned

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

Which bike?
I have 6 right now.

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

Wow you're such a tortured genius, maybe you can enlighten this lowly Anon with even one picture of your bike, because it totally exists I'm sure.

BinaryMan
BinaryMan

All of them, but your 125 specifically

CodeBuns
CodeBuns

Most old hat, grey haired riders I've known had shit like busas and ZX14s (excluding "the biggest harley money can buy, bored out even more" guys) and roll around going exactly the speed limit. Until you say something about that. Then they're gone.

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

not him but riding for years is not exactly uncommon.. i have around 20 years riding experience considering i have been riding bikes since i was 4.

whereismyname
whereismyname

I have a 100
Im 31. Been riding since 5

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

mad cuz someone actually has experience
Wew

Booteefool
Booteefool

cant handle the bantz when he acts like a prick

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

So do I, I'm just making fun of the retard because he thinks only nobikes and newfags want fast bikes.

MPmaster
MPmaster

youtube.com/watch?v=Jm-k-RR1n7s

Spamalot
Spamalot

"been riding for years sonny, you'd do best to listen to me!"
dusts off his pigfat bike once every 2 months to putter around to his local cafe and back
reminisces about that one time he rode to the border and back

Soft_member
Soft_member

tfw don't know any old fast riders.
My oldest riding friend is in his 30s and he's fast af tho.

happy_sad
happy_sad

As far as i can tell, you guys are being bullies because you're mad jelly

SomethingNew
SomethingNew

he does not legitimately think that does he?
i ride bikes because i wana go fast not because i want to putt around at the speed limit, may as well get a scooter and be comfortable if that is all you want.

askme
askme

i wana go fast
Go to a race track.

iluvmen
iluvmen

Race tracks aren't much different from deserted roads

Except if you crash you might actually take someone to the grave with you instead of putting a nasty dent in some poor fuck's pickup

Inmate
Inmate

Take it to the track scum bag
Or ride dirt like a real man

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

being a bitch
Everyone i know who has taken their bike to the track has totaled it because they were going beyond their ability.
no need to worry about that on the road, you can go fast without breaking 100km/h on the touge.

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

See:

Deadlyinx
Deadlyinx

This makes no sense
You can't ride beyond your abilities on the road? Like that NEVER happens?

Methshot
Methshot

implying i don't ride dirt
may as well get a scooter and be comfortable if that is all you want.

Sharpcharm
Sharpcharm

Scooters aren't good all around commuters
Stfu moron

Snarelure
Snarelure

its fun to ride fast within the lines on the road, worst thing that is going to happen is you might stray outside your lines, its not like you are actually going fast enough to go off the road if you arent using the entire road and hitting every apex.

Burnblaze
Burnblaze

This so much

Notracks think tracks are like a safe controlled version of initial D where cornering technique matters more than anything but they are built to favor speed above all. There's a straight between every corner and the corners are big and wide so how well you can corner intersects how fast your bike can go.

When you go fast on the track you go FAST.
When you go fast on the road you go "pretty fast considering there might be a faggot on a daytona crossing the double yellow and a gravel patch just around the next corner"

So you live in southeast asia and have insecurity issues, probably from being bullied for being a faggot?

Emberfire
Emberfire

Take it to the track

I cant take it to the track everyday

SniperGod
SniperGod

This is a bad troll
Try harder son

RavySnake
RavySnake

The oldest, fastest rider I've ever met was Dave Roper, the only American to ever win an IOM TT, and by met I mean I watched his taillight disappear into some twisties on a 40 year old Suzuki dual sport like he was shot out of a fucking cannon.

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

Riding bike with over 250 cc engine in my country is like torturing yourself

RumChicken
RumChicken

Then enjoy tickets, jail, loss of license, more jail, death (hopefully death)

StonedTime
StonedTime

Yes, they are.
they generally even have built in storage and superior fuel economy while being like riding a moving sofa.
This is what you want, you don't like motorcycles.
go get your scooter champ.

TechHater
TechHater

groms are best bike

eGremlin
eGremlin

this is really how slowfags justify their existance
I pity the fool who rides slowly.

BinaryMan
BinaryMan

There's a cop on every deserted rural road

There rarely is and if there is, they're gonna be there for a while. Do a sighting run first.

Also, don't stop.

PurpleCharger
PurpleCharger

Youll grow up some day, IF you dont die
Scum

Dreamworx
Dreamworx

Nigger I am a legitimate "13 is too old" pedophile. I can not have friends, girlfriends, or children, ever, because of the risk I pose to society. I am scum and I'm going to live and die like it.

All my parents will hear is "he died in an unfortunate accident riding his bike" instead of "he killed himself because life was unending torment" and that's alright.

It'll give them some peace of mind and the assumption that I was a little more normal than I actually am.

Fried_Sushi
Fried_Sushi

you say it like the moment you go fast cops just start coming out of the woodwork.

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

wew lad

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

his PD doesn't have a no chase policy

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

his PD doesn't have a terminate all suspects policy

Boy_vs_Girl
Boy_vs_Girl

I feel for you anon, hopefully life will be more fair to pedophiles in the future (as long as they don't act on it, and most don't)

girlDog
girlDog

are you riding on white painted lines in wet conditions to be edgy or are you that fucking retarded

farquit
farquit

his PD won't shoot at you for breaking the speed limit

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

he fears the skid demon
kek

cum2soon
cum2soon

his PD doesn't have a race suspects for pinks policy

It can't be fair if your mind isn't fair to yourself. Children are sexy, but their personalities are retardation embodied no matter how much you like that and doing anything to them is a terrible sin that's more than likely to fuck them up for life unless you're a sexy female middle school teacher and they're a dude who just hit puberty.

The only way to be fair to pedos is discover a cure for whatever neurological or psychological affliction it is or mercy kill them before they can mature.

w8t4u
w8t4u

how is having more displacement worse?

askme
askme

MANIAC

Inmate
Inmate

i hate you so fucking much you have no idea

TreeEater
TreeEater

youtu.be/b2nhdVLTAgQ

Watch from 7:30

I've done exactly this and its fucking hilarious

PackManBrainlure
PackManBrainlure

nigger what is this

RavySnake
RavySnake

Children are sexy

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

yeah dbt is legit full of pedophiles, the warning sign is all the japanese child porn posted here.

StonedTime
StonedTime

buy bike cause I hate myself
hoped I would get good at stunting and eventually die in a horrific accident
tfw have had a bunch of accidents
tfw I'm unscratched
tfw I just fucked my bike up

I'm too stupid to even kill myself

ZeroReborn
ZeroReborn

WHAT IS THIS PUSSY RIDING LMFAO THING IS FUCKING BUZZING AHHAHAHAHAHAH
MIGHT HAVE BEEN BETTER TO PRACTICE ON GRASS
LMAOOOOOOOOOO

eGremlin
eGremlin

dickhead if you really wanted to kill yourself you would ride into a wall at 80+ km/h

JunkTop
JunkTop

try going faster on a mountain road with a big drop off on one side.

BunnyJinx
BunnyJinx

Japanese child porn? Never seen it here, but you can buy legitimate, professionally produced CP by the boxfull in akihabara. In Japan, old guys pay 14 year olds for "dates" in broad daylight. Same girls won't give you the time of day if you don't look employed unless you literally wave money in their face. Nice country, that place.

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

think tracks are like a safe controlled

this has got to be the dumbest post EVER on /dbt/. Fucking leave and never post ever again, you fucking busriding piece of shit.

Nojokur
Nojokur

tfw they make all the good bikes

Lunatick
Lunatick

yeah you are right, all the gumbies who go to the track and run into the tire wall at full speed because they didnt want to drop their bike in the dirt are probably better off now because they were trying to ride well past their ability on the track instead of having a bit of fun on the road.

stop telling people who have never been to the track to go hoon at the track.

Booteefool
Booteefool

That's a losers mentality. I have a champions mentality.
I meant I wanted to go out doing something great.

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

thats slow as shit. at least go fast

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

N

E

W

MPmaster
MPmaster

go do isle of man tt then.
anyone can enter.

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