Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Outdoor Speaker Placement

Speaker Placement: Unusual Room Layouts and Elevating Speakers

Positioning Floorstanding Speakers

Wall'O'Fame
Greetings fellow Axiom owners...
HG Rosewoods Part 3
Who's Online
1 registered (Kevin1), 149 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13295 Members
11 Forums
22826 Topics
403273 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17741
pmbuko 16259
SirQuack 13318
CV 11146
MarkSJohnson 10833
Meanwhile On Facebook

A very fond farewell party last night . . . we miss you Noreen!

Hope everyone's got their summer favourite playlists cued up for the weekend! W...

(y) Love this customer review of the M2s! "the first time listening to my new a...

These LFR1100 speakers in custom Eggshell White are on their way to Taiwan (yes,...

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#138141 - 05/11/06 09:36 PM Any input on these bikes????
bray Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/10/04
Posts: 1791
Loc: Colorado
I've been considering getting an added mode of transportation with much better gas mileage.
These make up my short list. Anyone with experiance or knowledge of these?

1. Kawasaki Z1000


2. Buell XB12X


3. Honda 919


4.Yamaha FZ1


_________________________
LIFE IS SHORT.
DON'T BE A DICK.

Top
#138142 - 05/11/06 09:48 PM Re: Any input on these bikes????
MarkSJohnson Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10833
Loc: Central NH
Red is a cool color, but the blue matches your eye.



Does that help?
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#138143 - 05/11/06 10:18 PM Re: Any input on these bikes????
bray Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/10/04
Posts: 1791
Loc: Colorado
"Does that help? "













Tons. Thanks.
_________________________
LIFE IS SHORT.
DON'T BE A DICK.

Top
#138144 - 05/12/06 12:22 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
BrenR Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 12/10/03
Posts: 3602
Loc: Winnipeg MB Canada
In reply to:

Red is a cool color, but the blue matches your eye.


...which is a good reason to get the red. People will already be calling your sexual orientation into question with the dryhumping of the tank and the rump in the air from riding a, er... (I'll use the PC term) "sport bike"... coordinating eye colour and bike colour ain't gonna help your situation.

Bren R.

Top
#138145 - 05/12/06 07:42 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
bray Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/10/04
Posts: 1791
Loc: Colorado
Man......... you guys are a wealth of information.

I'm not sure if I could make a decision without you.



_________________________
LIFE IS SHORT.
DON'T BE A DICK.

Top
#138146 - 05/12/06 09:16 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16259
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
What's un-PC about "crotch rocket"??
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#138147 - 05/12/06 09:45 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
dkfan Offline
old hand

Registered: 05/21/05
Posts: 87


2005 Honda Interceptor

Hi Bray,
THAT would be my choice if I want a reliable, sporty all-rounder, which I am assuming is what you are looking for. These babies have an awesome reputation as all-rounders. Ofcourse they would not be a match to the Crotch Rocket or the Gixxer but then hey, you wouldn't want them for commuting, would you?!
_________________________
Cheers!

Top
#138148 - 05/12/06 09:53 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
nickbuol Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 4415
Loc: Marion, IA
For pure looks, I like the blue and red the least. The Buell or Yamaha, to me, look the most agressive. The Honda Interceptor is a nice option too.
_________________________
http://ht.buol.us
M60s, VP180, VP150, QS8s, SVS 20-39PCi, HTPC, JVC RS45, Onkyo TX-NR709, Shakers

Top
#138149 - 05/12/06 10:45 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
bray Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/10/04
Posts: 1791
Loc: Colorado
To me a "pure" sport bike (like the Interceptor) isnt a comfortable ride.
The bikes on my short list are what are being referred to as european sport bikes or naked sport bikes or even standard bikes. In general you sit a bit more upright and the foot pegs are more under you than behind you like a "true" sport bike but not in front of you like a cruiser (which I havent totally ruled out).
_________________________
LIFE IS SHORT.
DON'T BE A DICK.

Top
#138150 - 05/12/06 11:45 AM Re: Any input on these bikes????
bugbitten Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 04/06/05
Posts: 2339
Loc: Madisonville, KY
I like #2! But I know nothing about bikes!

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.