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Old 12-18-06, 01:29 PM   #1
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I am thinking of a pet name to name my bike. Any suggestions. I thought of lemon drop for the obvious.

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Old 12-18-06, 01:32 PM   #2
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Old 12-18-06, 01:32 PM   #4
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Flash? If you go fast enought it may look like a yellow flash.
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(It's an Olde Englande nickname for wasps)
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Scooty Puff Sr. - "The Doom Bringer"

BTW, why are the hoods rolled up? Is the pic prior to taping the bars?
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Old 12-18-06, 02:02 PM   #7
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Yellow spoked and light bikeini
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Old 12-18-06, 02:02 PM   #8
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greased lightning ?
Killer Bee ?

how about Kayli ? My ex-gf is named Kayli and she had blonde hair !!
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Old 12-18-06, 02:17 PM   #10
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Old 12-18-06, 02:17 PM   #11
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Is it getting yellow bar tape?
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Old 12-18-06, 03:24 PM   #14
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The hoods are rolled up because I have yet to tape it off. The tape will be yellow/black marble.
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Old 12-18-06, 11:54 PM   #15
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Killer Bee ?

http://www.rigelinstruments.com/custom.shtml

Third one down on the left. F

That is a Killer Bee.
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Old 12-19-06, 01:12 AM   #17
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I'd call it that silver bike w/o any brakes!
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Old 12-19-06, 05:21 AM   #19
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Yellow jacket?
Agreed! I thought yellow Jacket as soon as I saw the pic!
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Old 12-19-06, 05:24 AM   #20
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I'll second Jasper because not many would get it

All my bikes are named Old Yeller - should hear it every time I get on one of them!
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Old 12-19-06, 06:52 PM   #23
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SPANKY!

yup, definitly Spanky...has a nice quirky sound to it, dontcha think?
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