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  Topic: Why the buddy?
SteMer

Replies: 19
Views: 3005

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:40 am   Subject: Why the buddy?
When I went shopping for a scooter I simply looked at what my very knowledgable scooter salesperson was riding at the time. If that's what he chose, then it's gotta be good. 10 years later, it's still ...
  Topic: I just found out that Siobhan was killed in an car accident.
SteMer

Replies: 57
Views: 14128

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 11, 2014 7:43 am   Subject: I just found out that Siobhan was killed in an car accident.
Saddened and praying for her family and friends as they grieve.
  Topic: Edmonds, WA
SteMer

Replies: 6
Views: 4641

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Wed Jun 04, 2014 6:25 am   Subject: Edmonds, WA
I will not be there this time due to a work meeting. Have a good time! This whole week has been great riding weather. Looks like the Seattle scooter meet up group is gathering next Wed at Cafe Racer. ...
  Topic: Hooligan first ride Report
SteMer

Replies: 50
Views: 7562

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun May 25, 2014 7:18 am   Subject: Hooligan first ride Report
Ok you guys, stop Roughhouse-ing around. This started as a serious post. Razz
  Topic: Edmonds, WA
SteMer

Replies: 6
Views: 4641

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 4:51 am   Subject: Edmonds, WA
Good to know. Thanks! Just moved to Silverdale from Cincinnati a couple months ago and looking for some local scooter gatherings. Is it just a hang out time or is there also a ride involved? Looking f ...
  Topic: So why a Buddy?
SteMer

Replies: 49
Views: 4437

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 2:32 am   Subject: So why a Buddy?
Why I bought a Buddy ('06):

1) it's what the scooter shop employee was riding (that was enough of a selling point for me)
2) value for the cost
3) styling
4) company reputation
5) storage optio ...
  Topic: NBR - Playoff hockey games without cable TV
SteMer

Replies: 3
Views: 1332

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu May 09, 2013 3:56 am   Subject: NBR - Playoff hockey games without cable TV
Try either of these:

http://www.vipbox.tv/sports/ice-hockey.html

http://atdee.net/

You gotta deal with some pop up ads unless you use full screen.
  Topic: Gasoline Rally 2012: CANCELLED
SteMer

Replies: 8
Views: 2470

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2012 11:49 pm   Subject: Gasoline Rally 2012: CANCELLED
Even though the rally is cancelled there's still going to be a lot of fun that weekend, especially since it's Red Bull MotoGP race weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

The Antisocial Scooter clu ...
  Topic: gonna buy the 170i this saturday, but afraid i might regret
SteMer

Replies: 25
Views: 1856

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:44 pm   Subject: Re: just had my first weekend w/the 170i
it's crazy how fun and practical it is: park everywhere, ridiculous gas mileage, super fun and the exchange between other motorcyclists. frak awesome. from now on, my car's only coming out when it rai ...
  Topic: Very short commute ok?
SteMer

Replies: 16
Views: 1959

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 2:06 pm   Subject: Very short commute ok?
My ride to work is 2.5 miles and takes me 7-8 minutes. I also go home everyday for lunch so I'm using the electric starter four times a day. After essentially two seasons I haven't had any starting ...
  Topic: First ride report, kinda
SteMer

Replies: 15
Views: 1398

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 2:56 am   Subject: Re: First ride report, kinda
My first ride since my crash two months ago was yesterday!! It's just about as great as the actual first ride.

I have really REALLY missed riding. Especially the stress-relieving effects of it. It ...
  Topic: Gasoline Rally, Indianapolis August 26 - 28, 2011
SteMer

Replies: 6
Views: 1554

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Fri Sep 02, 2011 1:30 am   Subject: Gasoline Rally, Indianapolis August 26 - 28, 2011
Great weekend! Awesome riding the MotoGP lap at the Speedway on Friday night and hanging out with thousands of bikes downtown. Sat was a beautiful day for a couple different rides. I took the long one ...
  Topic: 4th Annual Gasoline Rally Aug 26th-28th Updated 7/21/11
SteMer

Replies: 9
Views: 3802

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Wed Aug 03, 2011 2:45 am   Subject: 4th Annual Gasoline Rally Aug 26th-28th Updated 7/21/11
So are we! See you in a few weeks!
  Topic: Headlight
SteMer

Replies: 16
Views: 1767

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 25, 2011 4:45 pm   Subject: Headlight
Will the PIAA HS1 bulb work just as well in the smaller '06 Buddy headlight? Just concerned about heat, etc. About time for a change after 5 years.
  Topic: Went on a road trip this summer:
SteMer

Replies: 3
Views: 1661

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun Jul 24, 2011 2:28 am   Subject: Went on a road trip this summer:
Very nice! I grew up in San Mateo County but didn't start scooting until I was living in the midwest. Many of those places are rides I'd love to do sometime on a scooter...especially wine country.
  Topic: a reminder
SteMer

Replies: 29
Views: 2717

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 7:42 pm   Subject: a reminder
You are on a fun vehicle. Embrace the journey, and maximize the fun by taking scenic routes. Leave the superslab to the truckers and the droids in their boring cages.
Like

Am in agreement with a ...
  Topic: Gasoline Rally, Indianapolis August 26 - 28, 2011
SteMer

Replies: 6
Views: 1554

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sat Jul 09, 2011 4:25 am   Subject: Gasoline Rally, Indianapolis August 26 - 28, 2011
http://www.modernbuddy.com/forum/topic17571.html
  Topic: How many have ridden with no crash?
SteMer

Replies: 32
Views: 2039

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 09, 2011 4:09 am   Subject: How many have ridden with no crash?
I would answer that question but I feel I would be jinxing myself. Wink
Not into the supernatural, but... what he said. Smile
.

Ditto ditto
Ditto to the Ditto ditto
  Topic: STOLEN SCOOTER--RICHMOND, VA
SteMer

Replies: 26
Views: 3506

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue May 17, 2011 4:27 am   Subject: STOLEN SCOOTER--RICHMOND, VA
Very cool outcome! Sucks that it happened in the first place.
  Topic: questions for all the Blur folk
SteMer

Replies: 9
Views: 2565

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:47 am   Subject: questions for all the Blur folk
I turn 45 this year, Blaine. Are you saying a Blur will make my butt look fat?
  Topic: electric starter issue on my 2009 buddy 125
SteMer

Replies: 12
Views: 4974

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 05, 2011 3:01 am   Subject: electric starter issue on my 2009 buddy 125
I had a similar issue last year. Changed the battery (I have an '06 buddy) and checked to make sure connections were all still good. Ended up needing a new starter. So after making sure it isn't the b ...
  Topic: Bonegirl & Peabody talk with Philip McCaleb
SteMer

Replies: 47
Views: 2797

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 19, 2011 7:17 pm   Subject: Bonegirl & Peabody talk with Philip McCaleb
Well done, ladies. Loved the responses about how scooting has changed your life. And I'd agree with both of you about riding for fun and stress relief. That's true of me. And good to hear some info fr ...
  Topic: 4th Annual Gasoline Rally Aug 26th-28th Updated 7/21/11
SteMer

Replies: 9
Views: 3802

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sat Feb 05, 2011 3:56 am   Subject: 4th Annual Gasoline Rally Aug 26th-28th Updated 7/21/11
Running this on MotoGP weekend is brilliant! The Cincinnati crew have already been making plans to attend. Looking forward to the 4th version of this, hanging out with everyone and riding the GP cours ...
  Topic: Top speed?
SteMer

Replies: 10
Views: 3911

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2010 3:53 pm   Subject: Top speed?
According to POCPhil's video review, top speed indicated on the speedo was 86 with a GPS confirmation of 77mph.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZaVl2tKiK8s
  Topic: Helment Quick Release
SteMer

Replies: 24
Views: 1945

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 3:03 am   Subject: Helment Quick Release
Been using one on my FF for 3 years and love it.
  Topic: Reflective decals
SteMer

Replies: 16
Views: 1868

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2010 3:04 am   Subject: Reflective decals
Here are a few websites that I've had bookmarked but never ordered from:

www.streetglo.net
www.reflectivedecals.com
www.reflectivelyyours.com

Personally, I bought a few 3M SOLAS sheets off of ...
  Topic: Medill News Story on Genuine
SteMer

Replies: 3
Views: 932

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:57 am   Subject: Medill News Story on Genuine
Very cool article!
  Topic: Jay Leno checks out the Buddy Black Jack 150 Scooter
SteMer

Replies: 30
Views: 4072

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2010 7:11 pm   Subject: Jay Leno checks out the Buddy Black Jack 150 Scooter
I've never seen Jay's Garage before so I know I watched it with expectations of what I was hoping to see. I agree, Mike did a good job giving the basic info. Maybe I was expecting more of the "Ph ...
  Topic: Jay Leno checks out the Buddy Black Jack 150 Scooter
SteMer

Replies: 30
Views: 4072

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2010 6:14 pm   Subject: Jay Leno checks out the Buddy Black Jack 150 Scooter
Disappointing interview. Like Bonegirl said, hard not to get a bit defensive when someone mocks your ride. Mike, I was waiting for you to defend it more or promote it a lot more than just giving the b ...
  Topic: Cold Weather Scooter Warriors
SteMer

Replies: 337
Views: 27011

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 08, 2010 10:37 pm   Subject: Cold Weather Scooter Warriors
It was 15 degrees on my ride into work this morning. A personal coldest for me. Windproof ski gear is the way to go. But I still need to look into those Powermadd handguards (or mitts) because it took ...
  Topic: A big thanks to Genuine Scooter Company!
SteMer

Replies: 90
Views: 10435

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 05, 2010 8:06 pm   Subject: A big thanks to Genuine Scooter Company!
Princess
Princess Jack (P-Jack)
Betty Jack
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
SteMer

Replies: 44
Views: 6751

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:45 pm   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
Thanks for the update and pics, Perkussion. I think I'm sold on these now. (Nice Gen-U-Bin ad in the background!)
  Topic: Happy New Year from Genuine Scooters and Philip McCaleb
SteMer

Replies: 22
Views: 2042

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2010 3:44 am   Subject: Happy New Year from Genuine Scooters and Philip McCaleb
As a Vintage Buddy owner (August 06) thanks for a kick ass scooter that just keeps running!

Ditto that (Sept. 06). Mine has been a very consistent almost daily commuter for me.
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
SteMer

Replies: 44
Views: 6751

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 28, 2009 3:27 am   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
Perkussion - Let us know what you find out please.. Yes please.
When I first went to the website, I thought that the $20 price tag was for the mounts AND the guards. But that's not the case. So it's ...
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
SteMer

Replies: 44
Views: 6751

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 27, 2009 3:12 pm   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
Those powerx handguards look very intriguing. I plan on riding throughout the winter in 20-30 degree temps and my ski gloves have been great but just need a little extra wind protection. The price of ...
  Topic: THIRD ANNUAL SPEND-A-THON!
SteMer

Replies: 87
Views: 7493

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2009 5:03 am   Subject: THIRD ANNUAL SPEND-A-THON!
$128

A set of Shinko SR009 tires - $53 (Motorcycle Superstore)
Fieldsheer Aqua Sport TX Jacket - $75 (New Enough - Bargain Basement)
Prices include tax and shipping
  Topic: Who wears pants?
SteMer

Replies: 31
Views: 2360

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 11, 2009 6:35 pm   Subject: Who wears pants?
I still wear whatever I wear that day. I dont own a armored jacket. Somedays its silky shorts and t-shirt with keens, or shorts or jeans. depends on the weather and what I am going to do. Always a ...
  Topic: Kickstand Tip
SteMer

Replies: 28
Views: 2108

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 02, 2009 4:08 am   Subject: Kickstand Tip
an aluminum can crushed flat works great - and you can always find those laying around for free
I like your thinking and timing, Charlie.

You must park near a lot of drunks, lol.
Either that or o ...
  Topic: Kickstand Tip
SteMer

Replies: 28
Views: 2108

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 02, 2009 3:48 am   Subject: Kickstand Tip
I like your thinking and timing, Charlie.
  Topic: Kickstand Tip
SteMer

Replies: 28
Views: 2108

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 02, 2009 3:47 am   Subject: Kickstand Tip
an aluminum can crushed flat works great - and you can always find those laying around for free
  Topic: revenge
SteMer

Replies: 50
Views: 2848

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2009 2:06 am   Subject: revenge
This gal is in your apartment complex? If she is you might want to file a complaint with the manager. Don't rant and rave that you want something to be done immediately. But ask if there have been ...
  Topic: Ohio licensing for scooter pilot?
SteMer

Replies: 4
Views: 719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 11:59 pm   Subject: Ohio licensing for scooter pilot?
Glad it was helpful, my fellow Peasey.
  Topic: Ohio licensing for scooter pilot?
SteMer

Replies: 4
Views: 719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 3:18 am   Subject: Ohio licensing for scooter pilot?
I think this should help answer your questions...

http://bmv.ohio.gov/misc/moped_info.htm
  Topic: Vespa S (NBR)
SteMer

Replies: 26
Views: 2343

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 1:35 am   Subject: Re: Vespa S (NBR)
...She's smooth, she's confident, she's refined and she's poised under all conditions. She's drop-dead gorgeous and when the time is right, she's as racy as most men can handle. And yes, she's expen ...
  Topic: Where is the best place for me to store my Buddy?
SteMer

Replies: 25
Views: 2099

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 4:13 am   Subject: Where is the best place for me to store my Buddy?
I have a Bell ff helmet that fits under the seat just fine. Storing the scoot out of site would seem the safer move. I concur with what most everyone says, except that ScooterDave guy - I think lighti ...
  Topic: Buddy scooter dimensions? Anyone?
SteMer

Replies: 7
Views: 6062

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 3:40 am   Subject: Buddy scooter dimensions? Anyone?
I guess it can also fit in the backseat of a Buick Century.
  Topic: whats up with scooter clubs and alcohol?
SteMer

Replies: 185
Views: 6709

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:37 am   Subject: whats up with scooter clubs and alcohol?
Am I the only one here that gets scooterdave's sense of humor? I guess it might be because he reminds me of the people I hang out with all the time. There's a little light ribbing going on here and it ...
  Topic: 1000 Days on Modern Buddy
SteMer

Replies: 34
Views: 2722

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 16, 2009 3:54 am   Subject: 1000 Days on Modern Buddy
...Oh, and post-2006 Buddys do have dis-proportionally large (some might say freakishly large) headlights. Wink ...
Stuart Mackenzie: Look at the size of that boy's head.
Tony Giardino: Shhh!
...
  Topic: WorldWide Scooter Tag
SteMer

Replies: 1282
Views: 107246

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Wed Jul 15, 2009 1:52 am   Subject: WorldWide Scooter Tag
That's clever, Lager. Didn't even notice the sign until I tried figuring out what the heck you were doing. Funny stuff.
  Topic: 1000 Days on Modern Buddy
SteMer

Replies: 34
Views: 2722

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 7:01 pm   Subject: 1000 Days on Modern Buddy
Bonegirl's 32,000+ mile buddy is a pink 2006. She's still around as is lagerhead.
Don't forget me. Original '06 black n silver owner and 1st year modernbuddy member too. Still prefer the smaller he ...
 
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