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post #1 of 46 Old 12-02-2012, 11:20 PM Thread Starter
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For those of you with multiple bikes...

How do you decide which one to ride?

I currently have two, a zx6r and 1krr. I'm curious to know how long you let a bike sit, if it's in good working order. I live in CA, so we can ride all year. I've let my zx6r sit for 6 weeks, but that's only when I first bought my 1krr.

I do try to both bikes once every week. just depends on the weather and how tired I am.

I day dream about what would be my next bike, but I barely have time to ride two...

Just curious what you gents do.
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post #2 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 12:28 AM
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When I had 2 bikes, 600rr and current, would use 600 for work and new bike on weekends. Now new baby gets all my attention.


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post #3 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 12:35 AM
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That would be a good problem to have lol. I have three bikes and currently i've let a family member use my daytona 955i, so sitting in my garage are the cruiser and the cbr...and now since the cbr is out of commission ill be riding the cruiser. But i usually switched off every week...wish i could clone myself and enjoy them simultaneously

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post #4 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 07:28 AM
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I wish I could afford 2 bikes for myself but instead ill keep my dirt bike for off road fun and then get my 1KRR for road. I think I may just buy a new dirt bike when I buy my '13 blade. Bout time for a 450R lol

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post #5 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 08:09 AM
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sell the zx6r and put more mods on the 1000rr =) I had 4 bikes at one point this year

06 cbr1000rr, 07 triumph 675, 06 r1, and my 08 1000rr. now im down to just the r1 and 081krr. I'll try to cycle riding them each week and have a few bike stands and battery tender.

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post #6 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 08:40 AM
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Well for me it's simple, I ride my RC51 on the street and 1000RR on the track. However I rode more track this season than street. So I've only put like 300 miles on my RC51. I want to sell it cause I don't use it often, but I still don't want to sell it... You know what I mean?

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post #7 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 08:46 AM
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Before deployment I cycled through 2 bikes. I daily rode my ninja 250. Then the CBR was my weekend warrior. Now that I got 3 I might do one CBR on Saturday and the other on Sunday haha.
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post #8 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 08:56 AM
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I drove my 150 cc scooter to work and the CBR 1K after work and weekend!

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post #9 of 46 Old 12-03-2012, 11:27 AM
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Well, I have:

'08 CBR1K
'08 ZX-10R
'10 BMW S1000RR
'09 Zook Boulevard M109R LE

I'm 60, have MS and take a while to get going in the morning. I just ride whichever bike my type A, hyper brother rolls out for me while I'm getting my gear on

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Nice combination, I wish I would have held on to my RC. I have two 08 CBR 1ks one for the track, one as my street/backup race bike.

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Well for me it's simple, I ride my RC51 on the street and 1000RR on the track. However I rode more track this season than street. So I've only put like 300 miles on my RC51. I want to sell it cause I don't use it often, but I still don't want to sell it... You know what I mean?

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