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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #50 on: August 02, 2015, 07:42:46 AM »
Oh dear.


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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #51 on: August 02, 2015, 10:29:03 AM »
She'll relent when she sees how hot her man looks on a SBB!
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #52 on: August 02, 2015, 10:51:08 AM »
I've just told Rebecca. A few swear words ensued. Fall out continues.

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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #53 on: August 02, 2015, 01:22:44 PM »
She has come around.

The bike is red when it's cloudy. But PINK when it's sunny.  :redface: I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.

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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #54 on: August 02, 2015, 01:37:32 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.
They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #55 on: August 02, 2015, 01:42:35 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.
They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!

Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #56 on: August 02, 2015, 04:13:24 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.
They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!

Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.

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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #57 on: August 02, 2015, 04:40:35 PM »
She has come around.

Of course she has. She's always respectful of a gentleman.
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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #58 on: August 03, 2015, 10:45:48 AM »
Plasti-dip. Make it whatever color you want for cheap.

No more pink. Not that there's anything wrong with that...  8)

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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #59 on: August 27, 2015, 03:42:37 PM »
Good grief, this thing is silly-quick.
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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #60 on: August 27, 2015, 03:48:11 PM »
Good grief, this thing is silly-quick.


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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #61 on: August 27, 2015, 04:33:03 PM »
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #62 on: August 28, 2015, 09:25:46 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.
They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!

Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.

First truck I bought out of college- an S-10 4x4, in blue.  I looked at it twice, and my wife said "Just go buy it!"  I did.  I brought it home and she said- "You know that's purple, right?"

I'm colorblind.  I thought it was blue.   :facepalm:  Drove it for 5 years.  My buddies called it "Barney".
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #63 on: August 28, 2015, 10:36:25 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.
They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!

Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.

First truck I bought out of college- an S-10 4x4, in blue.  I looked at it twice, and my wife said "Just go buy it!"  I did.  I brought it home and she said- "You know that's purple, right?"

I'm colorblind.  I thought it was blue.   :facepalm:  Drove it for 5 years.  My buddies called it "Barney".

:lol:

When I got back from last year's CatBcue, I was to spend the first night home at my friend Victor's new house. I had general directions and was familiar with the area, but when I asked him what color it was to help narrow down the last bit of the finding, his response was "fuck, I don't know, blue or purple...maybe light grey. The house next door is yellow."
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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #64 on: August 29, 2015, 07:21:13 AM »
It takes a real man to ride a pink motorcycle.  :smoking:

Nice bike.

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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #65 on: August 29, 2015, 10:29:49 AM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.

They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!


Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.


First truck I bought out of college- an S-10 4x4, in blue.  I looked at it twice, and my wife said "Just go buy it!"  I did.  I brought it home and she said- "You know that's purple, right?"

I'm colorblind.  I thought it was blue.   :facepalm:  Drove it for 5 years.  My buddies called it "Barney".


There are glasses to correct colorblindness

But it does take real men to ride pink motorcycles and purple trucks.
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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #66 on: August 29, 2015, 01:27:01 PM »
I have just spent an hour being relentlessy taken the piss out of bu two gay friends.

They'd have done that had you bought a Prius.
You still win!


Worse than that, they've bought a caravan.

My bike still looks pink in sunlight but maroon in shadow. I am mortified.


First truck I bought out of college- an S-10 4x4, in blue.  I looked at it twice, and my wife said "Just go buy it!"  I did.  I brought it home and she said- "You know that's purple, right?"

I'm colorblind.  I thought it was blue.   :facepalm:  Drove it for 5 years.  My buddies called it "Barney".


There are glasses to correct colorblindness

But it does take real men to ride pink motorcycles and purple trucks.


It is Candy Red  :-[

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Re: Speak to me about the Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #67 on: August 29, 2015, 07:37:22 PM »
First truck I bought out of college- an S-10 4x4, in blue.  I looked at it twice, and my wife said "Just go buy it!"  I did.  I brought it home and she said- "You know that's purple, right?"

I'm colorblind.  I thought it was blue.   :facepalm:  Drove it for 5 years.  My buddies called it "Barney".


There are glasses to correct colorblindness

But it does take real men to ride pink motorcycles and purple trucks.


Thank you.  :bigsmile:  I tested myself on the website- the glasses won't work for me.   :thumbsdown:
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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #68 on: September 11, 2015, 05:07:54 PM »
I had two of them...a black '99 and a silver 2002...put about 40k on each, zero issues with either, great motorcycles.  Since Honda abandoned the market, bought a 2006 ZX14, put 44k on that, and just picked up a new 2013 ZX14R in June.  These big bikes (with hard luggage and some seating/pegs/bar risers) are fantastic long distance machines!

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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #69 on: September 12, 2015, 02:18:33 AM »
I had two of them...a black '99 and a silver 2002...put about 40k on each, zero issues with either, great motorcycles.  Since Honda abandoned the market, bought a 2006 ZX14, put 44k on that, and just picked up a new 2013 ZX14R in June.  These big bikes (with hard luggage and some seating/pegs/bar risers) are fantastic long distance machines!

I bought it for that purpose and for long distance commutes of 150 miles a day. The Scotland trip fell through because of work issues and my commute is now a tiny 30 miler. No other trips planned for this year.

So far, it's proved to be impreccably mannered, although a lump at low speeds. It is very difficult to stay below 100 on the open road though.
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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #70 on: September 15, 2015, 07:22:36 AM »
I had two of them...a black '99 and a silver 2002...put about 40k on each, zero issues with either, great motorcycles.  Since Honda abandoned the market, bought a 2006 ZX14, put 44k on that, and just picked up a new 2013 ZX14R in June.  These big bikes (with hard luggage and some seating/pegs/bar risers) are fantastic long distance machines!

I bought it for that purpose and for long distance commutes of 150 miles a day. The Scotland trip fell through because of work issues and my commute is now a tiny 30 miler. No other trips planned for this year.

So far, it's proved to be impreccably mannered, although a lump at low speeds. It is very difficult to stay below 100 on the open road though.

I have that problem with any large 4 cylinder motorcycle.  "But officer, it just smoothes out at 110.  The vibration just goes away..."

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Re: Bought a Honda Super Blackbird 1100
« Reply #71 on: September 15, 2015, 08:51:14 AM »
Congrats on the bike.  You can't go wrong with a Blackbird!
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