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Forum: General 11-06-2018, 08:30 PM
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Forum: General 11-06-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: Change Honda599.com to HondaCB.com?

Riiight? After many years, I'm finally selling my SV. Gotta make some room just in case I happen to ride home on a new CB one of these days...

http://i66.tinypic.com/2ng6ki1.jpg
Forum: General 11-04-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,815
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: I'm going to miss you all

Duuuuude....

http://www.motorcycledaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/100918middle1-768x549.jpg

http://www.motorcycledaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/100918top-i-730x489.jpg

I'm SOLD
Forum: General 11-04-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By LeatherWings
Change Honda599.com to HondaCB.com?

Hey, I'm sure it's muuuch easier said than done, and maybe there's already a Honda CB forum, but maybe it would be cool to do a sort of rebirth type of thing for this forum. The Honda 599 is long...
Forum: General 11-04-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: YESSS.. Honda CB650R Neo Sports Café Coming

I have to say, though, I'm still interested in owning the 2019 CB300R just to have a super lightweight (313lbs wet) bike for urban commuting. But we'll see. Considering the 300R is 35 lbs lighter...
Forum: General 11-04-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By LeatherWings
YESSS.. Honda CB650R Neo Sports Café Coming

OH MY GOD

Thank you Honda!!! This is EXACTLY what I need. I can't tell you how goddamn excited I am to see this. Now, this is a concept, so I'm sure the eventual production model will be a bit...
Forum: General 10-09-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,815
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: I'm going to miss you all

CB1000R does look real badass tho... and 467lbs wet... I guess that's still almost 20 lbs lighter than a stock 919...
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Forum: General 10-09-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,815
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: I'm going to miss you all

I totally want to get the 2019 CB300R!!!

https://www.cycleworld.com/sites/cycleworld.com/files/styles/1000_4x3/public/images/2018/08/2019-honda-cb300r-grey.jpg?itok=D_acMoKz&fc=50,50


The new...
Forum: General 10-07-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,815
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: I'm going to miss you all

Congrats on the "new" 599!

I think things may have just run their course here on the site. No new 599 models, and many people have moved on from it to other bikes and whatnot. This is my first...
Forum: Off Topic 06-05-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

Here comes the pain. Again...

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Forum: General 05-23-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,424
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: What's your next bike will be?

I stopped by the dealer to see if they had the new SV650 yet cuz i was curious to see how it felt compared to my 1st Gen "curvy" model. They didn't have any, but I did check out the 2016 CB500F. The...
Forum: Off Topic 05-13-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

Whoa, that's some hardcore foreplay...

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Forum: Off Topic 03-14-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

Another hype train derailed! SUCK IT, McNuthuggers!!!!

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Forum: Off Topic 02-17-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

Huh? I assume you're referring to Honda Housey? I think you misinterpret my post. I think it's a glorious moment in sports not because I think Honda is a "once EVER kind of athlete." Quite the...
Forum: Off Topic 02-16-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

Watch this most spectacular of sports moments again in all its glory!!!

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Forum: Off Topic 02-16-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

I'm gonna watch. I don't care if both guys are washed-up fossils. I want to be entertained, and who doesn't love a circus show?
Forum: Off Topic 01-15-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

I'm really into Amazon women. I was watching the Invicta FC 15 weigh-ins, and saw this woman. Megan Anderson from Australia. She's six feet tall. Damn...
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Forum: Off Topic 12-25-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By LeatherWings
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

WARNING: SPOILERS


I am utterly disappointed by this unoriginal, fanboy/girl-pandering piece of a movie. They had an entire universe to build upon and create new ideas and stories to explore. And...
Forum: Off Topic 12-19-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

I don't entirely disagree with you guys about McGregor, but I'll give credit where it's due. The man has backed up everything thus far. Although I think he'll get smashed if and when he goes up to...
Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

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Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

^ LOL


http://i.imgur.com/lTJcxZV.gif
Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

I just can't get enough of this most glorious moment in combat sports!

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CT31crSXAAAWeIt.jpg


True class, Holly has...
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Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

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I think Honda was deserving of her notoriety/fame, as she has been so dominant in such an exciting fashion, but she was definitely deserving of this HUGE slice of humble pie as...
Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2015, 03:38 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

And... NEWWWWWW Champion!!!!!

http://i.imgur.com/e6a63lD.gif

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http://i66.tinypic.com/24ljxjp.jpg
Forum: Off Topic 06-07-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 48,951
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: UFC/Pride

The legend continues...

http://giant.gfycat.com/DelightfulWaryKentrosaurus.gif
Forum: Riding Tips 10-11-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,523
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: Earplugs and saftey.

"Better," more expensive earplugs are generally intended to block out noise in a way with a more neutral, balanced frequency response so that subtle nuances are not lost, and what you hear still...
Forum: Pictures 10-11-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 25,668
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: Mulholland Highway - Lots of Pics! - New Photos 10.6.08

This is why you don't try to drag a knee on a right-hander on a busy public road.

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Forum: General 10-02-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Hmmm, well if braking performance/feel doesn't improve after some time, then perhaps some grippy EBC HH Sintered pads and stainless steel brake lines may be worthy upgrades in the future...
Forum: General 10-01-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Same reason I'd rather go with the Honda.



I'm sooo gonna get one!
Forum: General 09-29-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Yeeeesssssss!!!



Noooo

As an exchange for letting your friend store his wife's new ride at your place for secret-safe keeping, has he let you ride it around the block?


I gotta get to...
Forum: General 09-20-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

USA only gets Red for now, but I'm diggin' it in white... kinda makes it look like what a Stormtrooper would ride

http://d1in1v57myx5v.cloudfront.net/pics/Images/557000008395603.JPEG



well,...
Forum: General 09-16-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

CB300Fs have hit showroom floors. I need to go check one out!

http://losangeles.craigslist.org/sfv/mcd/4665009909.html

http://images.craigslist.org/00707_6XUHCXIPU9R_600x450.jpg
...
Forum: General 09-16-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

I know what you mean, but I do have practical reasons for wanting a shorter seat height. A main example is when I'm lane-splitting a long line of cars to get up to the front at red lights in LA (and...
Forum: General 09-16-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Oh wait, it's called the Duke 390... I dunno, I'm still not interested. I want a cheapo lightweight bike with a low seat that's reliable. I want the Honda.
Forum: General 09-16-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

2015-ktm-rc390-first-ride-review.html (http://www.motorcycle.com/manufacturer/ktm/2015-ktm-rc390-first-ride-review.html)

I gotta say, it certainly sounds impressive and just the kind of bike that...
Forum: General 09-14-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Yeah, I sat on a Grom a few months ago... It seems like it would be ridiculously fun. The only thing is, it's not freeway-legal in California (nor would it really be freeway-capable), and freeway...
Forum: General 09-12-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Not if you're looking for an inexpensive, naked commuter.

If I were in the market for a small displacement track/race bike, then sure. But since I'm not, the CB300F is still the better choice for...
Forum: General 09-11-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

2015 CBR300R First Ride Review (http://www.motorcycle.com/manufacturer/honda/2015-honda-cbr300r-first-ride-review.html)

2015 CB300F Review...
Forum: Videos 08-19-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 29,796
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: Crashes!

"Mulholland's Finest..."

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Forum: Pictures 07-30-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,982
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: for leather wings

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Forum: Pictures 07-30-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,982
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: for leather wings

How the hell did I miss this thread before? My "World's Greatest Detective" skills are slipping.

cj599, that's awesome. BATMAN was the first movie I ever saw in the theatres. I was about 6 1/2...
Forum: Pictures 07-17-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,123
Views: 399,894
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: post some of your latest pics!

Check it out: (http://honda599.com/forums/showthread.php?p=249977#post249977)
Forum: General 07-15-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

It definitely is. However, my "dilemma" (1st world problems, I know...) is that I don't want to get rid of either the 919 or the SV650. So I'm just gonna have to wait until I have $4000 (or $3000 if...
Forum: General 07-15-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

These are pics of the Japanese CB250F, but it's basically the same exact thing on the outside...

I'm totally diggin' it.


http://jpx.responsejp.com/jpx/images/2014/07/11/227420_5.jpg
...
Forum: General 07-10-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Amen, brother!
Forum: General 07-10-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

YEEEEAAAAAAHHHAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://powersports.honda.com/2015/cb300f.aspx

CB300F - $3,999 MSRP

Honda's official specs say a 348 lb curb weight - 9 lbs lighter than the CBR300R....
Forum: Group Rides 07-10-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 23,262
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: LA area ride in the next couple of weeks?

Sign the petition!

California Department of Transportation (CalTrans): Stop the Use of Chip Seal on Highways Frequented by Bicyclists, and Repair Projects Already Installed on such Highways
...
Forum: General 06-29-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Here's another source that weighed the '06 CBR600RR at 431 lbs wet, 402 lbs dry.

2006 CBR600RR has a 4.8 capacity gas tank. Gasoline weighs about 6 lbs per gallon. So the '06 RR can carry about...
Forum: General 06-29-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

Let's assume the 357 lb curb weight from Honda is accurate. The CBR300R has a 3.4 gallon gas tank. One gallon of gas weighs approx 6 lbs.

Therefore, a CBR300R with an empty fuel tank should weigh...
Forum: General 06-28-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,216
Posted By LeatherWings
Re: CBR300R Launches

That link used the manufacturer's dry weight specs and, as we've agreed, are too optimistic. However, manufacturer-listed dry weights are a thing of the past, as they are now listing wet/curb...
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