Author Topic: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer  (Read 12508 times)

Offline stevewfl

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #15 on: September 01, 2011, 12:47:14 pm »
So I guess making it a hard tail by welding wrenches to the frame and swingarm is out huh?


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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #16 on: September 01, 2011, 12:51:24 pm »
Another thing I think spoils the image is a coffee cup holder.
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #17 on: September 01, 2011, 01:33:37 pm »
A trunk with arm rests & a cup holder.  :-*
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #18 on: September 01, 2011, 01:36:33 pm »
I was on my R1 and asked my new friend where to buy real stretch kits for motorcycles. Swing arm bling just isn't enough.

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #19 on: September 01, 2011, 01:56:07 pm »
Bicycle attached to the back.... :o  Just saying, it doesn't make sense to me.   

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #20 on: September 01, 2011, 02:10:27 pm »
I usually have a cup holder on my Connie for longer trips, and am proud of it.

It saves some space in my bags/trunk for other things...

And I had highway pegs as well (thanks Millerized!), but one of them broke in a spill... and I haven't welded it back together yet.

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #21 on: September 01, 2011, 02:16:06 pm »
Cap'n Bob  :yikes:   On a Connie, anyways...
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #22 on: September 01, 2011, 02:37:17 pm »
Bolt on trunks that look like UFO's...

Tip over bars that look like they came out of the bathroom at Dunkin donuts... Oh wait, I've got a pair of those...  ;)
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #23 on: September 01, 2011, 03:48:34 pm »
Shorts, flipflops, chromedome helmets.
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #24 on: September 01, 2011, 03:53:03 pm »
So I guess making it a hard tail by welding wrenches to the frame and swingarm is out huh?
but wrenches are soooo cool

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #25 on: September 01, 2011, 04:25:33 pm »
Silver paint...  ;)

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #26 on: September 01, 2011, 05:21:00 pm »
I'm pretty open to you doing what you want to your bike, but some things make me wonder more than others.  I can see trying to make an ST either more sporty or more toury(?) or both.  But trying to turn one into a cruiser or adventure bike or DP, just makes me scratch my head.

And let's not have anybody ragging on mascots.  I don't have a teddy bear on any of my bikes, but I still think mascots are cool.
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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #27 on: September 01, 2011, 06:46:15 pm »
Silver paint...  ;)

There ya go pickin on the fastest color ;D

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #28 on: September 01, 2011, 06:49:47 pm »
Agreed- Maskots are cool.

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Re: Things you don't want to see on a Sport Tourer
« Reply #29 on: September 01, 2011, 07:25:39 pm »
Car tire . . .  :popcorn:
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