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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 08-24-2006, 11:06 PM Thread Starter
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I can tell summer is ending.......

I can tell that the season is getting close to the end up here in the north.. the # of bikes for sale has doubled... i may buy a couple and resell them in the spring... I found a couple good deals on craigslist

http://worcester.craigslist.org/mcy/196504818.html

http://worcester.craigslist.org/mcy/195042266.html

http://boston.craigslist.org/sob/mcy/198170089.html

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I'd try to pick that 7r up if you can, thats still a sorta sought after bike. And a beauty i might add.

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Best time to buy now for you Northerners. Still a little while to go for us Southerners.

Deals are to be made at the end of the season and if you wit to long. Better deal can be found but the selection drops dramatically.

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I'd try to pick that 7r up if you can, thats still a sorta sought after bike. And a beauty i might add.
"Great bike for beginners." Nice sales pitch. Good deal tto.
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7r is one of the first bikes i took some corners on, they are what we reffered to them as " A big fat heavy pig that sticks like glue in the corners"
And no its not a beginners bike.

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Yep... everybody wants to un-load before winter. No payment then and no paying insurance!




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the nights are def getting a lil chillier out here too....

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I ride in december in MA if there is no snow... people don't expectto see a bike in december... so you have to be more vigilant when riding.

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Great deals over the winter. Like jeeps said not a great selection.

I'll be putting mine away in November probly. That usually when I just can't get it out anymore. Then she'll come out in April.



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yeah, I figured fall was comming, when I was ridding Wednesday and there were leaves blowing accross the road.
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yeah, I figured fall was comming, when I was ridding Wednesday and there were leaves blowing accross the road.

I thought you loved fall since you are a "leafs" fan... ok a little corny..

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I thought you loved fall since you are a "leafs" fan... ok a little corny..
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The only advantage to it getting cooler is my bike is running better sucking up that cool air.
She likes it .
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The only advantage to it getting cooler is my bike is running better sucking up that cool air.
She likes it .
When are you, me and Gix riding?



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Not here...it was mid 90's yesterday...and if it wasn't for the thunderstorms coming through...it would be again today...I do notice it stays dark later then 6, when I am out for my 4 - 6am rides...
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yea bike def likes the cool air

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The only advantage to it getting cooler is my bike is running better sucking up that cool air.
She likes it .
For sure. I got way more power. I can get up to 165 pretty quick.
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