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Offline Timbo64

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New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« on: October 17, 2015, 10:36:33 PM »
Well, we finally broke down and bought a new Harley-Davidson.
It's a black 2015 1200 Sportster Forty-Eight.
Rocket Harley-Davidson was pretty easy to deal with and overall it was a pleasurable buying experience.
The Forty-Eight makes a good garage mate to our Star 1300 Deluxe.
One thing about the Harley, after an hour in the saddle you know you've been riding a motorcycle...my back...my back!!!
However, with its HUGE 2.1 gallon fuel tank, chances to take a stretch come pretty often.






Offline Ryanbroome

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2015, 11:36:03 PM »
The thing looks good. I'm a sucker for a sportster

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2015, 08:15:11 AM »
Beautiful bike. 
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Offline bblass

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2015, 11:38:34 AM »
The new 48's are absolutely stunning. And with those fat tires bet she rides as good as she looks!
I'll never be old enough to ride a sportbike responsibly...

Offline 205Rider

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2015, 07:31:52 PM »
Congrats, good looking bike

Offline hawkvtx

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #5 on: October 21, 2015, 11:58:59 AM »
Pretty slick scoot partner.
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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #6 on: October 21, 2015, 04:41:47 PM »
Very nice, good for you!

Offline RubyRider

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #7 on: October 21, 2015, 10:35:46 PM »
Cool Sporty!




                           Cool Tires!   8)
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Offline Timbo64

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #8 on: October 21, 2015, 10:52:16 PM »
Thanks for the kind words about the 48.
It rides better than it looks like it would. The rear shocks only have about 1 1/2" of travel, but those big tires take up some of the bumps in the road.
It's no GoldWing, but it's not too bad for "local" work.

Offline gene46

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #9 on: October 22, 2015, 11:51:51 AM »
Great looking ride!

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Re: New Harley-Davidson In The Garage!
« Reply #10 on: October 22, 2015, 12:32:43 PM »
Congrats!