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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-11-2013, 11:20 PM Thread Starter
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Just bought a 2007 V Star 1300, custom pipes, hyper charger... First time rider, taking a weekend rider/license course in a week, can't wait to be legal, getting tired of my cul de sac!!
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-11-2013, 11:28 PM
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howdy. feel free to vote for bike of the month and submit your own for voting

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Welcome to the group.

I've actually never seen that color before - it must be custom.

Is that a pink or fuscia?

And this airbrush fairies are amazing!


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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-12-2013, 06:09 AM
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Welcome to the forum. Glad you took the time to stop in and say hello.
Now if you can post some pictures of that big thing n a garage you call a motorcycle ..

I'm glad your taking your safety class. Please do a write up on things learned after. It's been so long since I took ne I'm thinking I might sign up for one this year.

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Welcome to the forum. What wrong with cul de sac riding? Makes you practise turns, short acceleration bursts ... A pic or two would be nice and as Krazy said a short resume of what you learned on the course would be great.

Ride safe and keep it shiny side up.

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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-12-2013, 08:41 AM
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Welcome! Not only is the MSF class great but in most states it will get you an insurance rate break so be sure to call your insurance agent after - and don't lose the card!

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Gotta love the snow/sleet we are getting right now in ME, lol. Luckily here it is mostly sleet and not icing anything over...figures, Monday I was riding! Welcome! Hey, if you want a smaller bike to learn on, I have my 650 Classic in the shed, beautiful shape, I'd be glad to trade to help out a new rider
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