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    Default Re: INCOMING !... What ? No, really ? It can't be ? surely ! Another one ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Weeksy View Post
    Well, the first ZX6 was in white.... the 2nd of this model was green, this one is blue... so they're not exactly the same

    At least i can't be accused of fucking about.

    Sat : Don't like R1
    Tues : R1, i'll take it mate. Let me sort finances
    Wed : OK, i'm in
    Wed : That ZX6, i'll take it.
    Thurs : ZX6 deposit paid.

    No messing, no arsing, just decision, done.
    Until tomorrow...

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    Default Re: INCOMING !... What ? No, really ? It can't be ? surely ! Another one ?

    It's not uncommon for more experienced riders to realise that middleweights are often more fun to ride than big bikes that nobody can use. Enjoy your new bike

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tomcat View Post
    It's not uncommon for more experienced riders to realise that middleweights are often more fun to ride than big bikes that nobody can use. Enjoy your new bike
    Nah where's your proof ?

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    Default Re: INCOMING !... What ? No, really ? It can't be ? surely ! Another one ?

    I miss my 600, too, so can relate. Sorta.

    Enjoy the new ride, Mrs Weeksy.

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    I know the latest 600's and Thous' are much removed from the bikes of 20 years ago, but...

    I reckoned I was faster point-to-point on the road and lapping Cadwell faster on my R6 (1999) than I ever have on my Fireblade (199.

    The Blade pulls far easier wheelies tho'

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    Quote Originally Posted by KungFooBob View Post
    I know the latest 600's and Thous' are much removed from the bikes of 20 years ago, but...

    I reckoned I was faster point-to-point on the road and lapping Cadwell faster on my R6 (1999) than I ever have on my Fireblade (199.

    The Blade pulls far easier wheelies tho'
    I thought that in some ways, because it feels like you're quicker... The reality was, i was a fair bit quicker (10-12s) a lap on my 848 than i am on my 690 at Silverstone. Not sure it matters because that's so far removed for me as to why i own the 690... But the faster bike on that occasion was quicker.

    For Mrs Weeksy, it's not down to which is quickest either, it's simply down to which she feels most comfortable on.. That seems to be the ZX6

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    600's are for girls....



    ... oh wait

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    At least I haven't got to make fork spacers for this one.

    And Reading to Blackpool and back? A pleasant half days drive.

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    er.?...wot !

    ps you still owe 600....! pay up on the saving you just made !!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Legion748 View Post
    er.?...wot !

    ps you still owe 600....! pay up on the saving you just made !!
    I owe what now?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Weeksy View Post
    I owe what now?
    Sport classic ! stag night Nottingham ! never sell it !! start to remember !! lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Legion748 View Post
    Sport classic ! stag night Nottingham ! never sell it !! start to remember !! lol
    Lol get a grip. The moment passed, many many years ago

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    Cracking little bikes, i loved my 636 and this generation is an improved version of that ..... she'll love it

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    How will a dull plain blue bike fit in with the Fisher Price KTM ?

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