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WayneH18
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Location : Kiefer, Oklahoma
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Registration date : 2017-10-01

PostSubject: New to Silverwing.   Sun 01 Oct 2017, 18:02

Hello All,
Just purchased a 2009 Silverwing but not new to riding. Just new to getting old.
I have a Valkyrie trike and a Suzuki Intruder but feel it's time to try a scooter.
Got in about a hundred mile ride yesterday and love it.
Amazed at the smooth ride and power.
I'm a 77 year old Iron Butt lung cancer survivor. Not ready to quit riding for a few more years.
swing
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The Bern
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Location : Telford,Shropshire,UK
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Sun 01 Oct 2017, 18:05

Smile Hello & Welcome bud Smile
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Dale N.
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Location : Princeton, MN
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Registration date : 2014-02-13

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Sun 01 Oct 2017, 21:24

Hi Wayne and welcome to the best SWing site on the net. Lots of info here with people ready and willing to help.
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cotetoi
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Number of posts : 482
Location : New Brunswick, Canada
Points : 2195
Registration date : 2013-06-27

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Mon 02 Oct 2017, 08:07

Wayne, I'll bet the SWing will be your favourite ride from now on. I tend to steer towards my 2007 every time I suit up for a ride.
Jay.
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sonuvabug
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Mon 02 Oct 2017, 08:15

Welcome aboard the board!
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GHM-PM
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Mon 02 Oct 2017, 08:31

Welcome to the forum, lots of good info on here and you made a LOT of people happy by posting an introduction cheers
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"Hi Yo"
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Mon 02 Oct 2017, 14:49



welcome welcome welcome
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Scootypuff Snr
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Mon 02 Oct 2017, 15:19

Welcome
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WayneH18
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Location : Kiefer, Oklahoma
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Registration date : 2017-10-01

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Tue 03 Oct 2017, 11:25

Thanks for the Welcomes. Got in a good ride yesterday. Takes a little getting use to not having a foot brake or gears to shift. I have to remind myself the left lever is not a clutch.
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Pastor Ron
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Tue 03 Oct 2017, 13:53

Welcome, I am sure you will enjoy both....your Swing and this site.
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terrylol
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PostSubject: I'm new   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 16:05

hi everyone. just bought a silverwing this week and I love it ..
was riding big sports bikes and I must say this is one comfy bike and so easy to ride..

love it
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Bash On!
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Location : Dallas, Texas
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Registration date : 2015-08-24

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 16:19

There's a cycle of (cycle) life on the board now. "New to Silverwing" and "Last SilverWing Ride" are the two most recent threads.

Welcome, Wayne!
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SteveSilverWing
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Location : Los Angeles, California
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Registration date : 2015-04-17

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 17:58

Welcome Wayne!!!

This forum and the guys in it are very helpful with all things to do with the Silver Wing and more! These guys have inspired me to do my own routine maintenance instead of paying a mechanic for parts and labor.

Steve

swing (mine is black)
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oldwingguy
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 19:34

Welcome to the board from o-HI-o, enjoy.
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Modernman1953
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PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 22:02

Hello from Yuma, AZ! Glad you are here and I hope you find things that will keep you coming back for more.

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bikehiker
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Location : New Cumberland PA
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Registration date : 2017-09-07

PostSubject: Re: New to Silverwing.   Thu 05 Oct 2017, 22:16

Welcome, Wayne. You've been through a lot, but the Swing will carry you for many good years ahead. Enjoy. Keep riding as long as you can. The theme for many of us here is that the Swing is such a surprisingly comfortable two-wheeler, so comfortable to me at first compared to my previous MCs that I at first had a temporary tendency to forget to put my foot down at a stop, thinking I was driving a comfortable car. But two instances just today from idiot drivers have kept me honest and alert, reminding me that as comfortable as this ride is, it's still a motorcycle with all vulnerabilities attached.

Twist and go!
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