Finally bought a Rocket. She's still at the dealership but I'll fly up and get her soon!

1Steve

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I bought my 13 Touring from them new. Great couple of ladies that own and run the dealership. My Rocket moved with me to Pahrump, NV a couple of years ago. I miss riding in the Inland Northwest.

bob
I’ve taken aride up there but Henderson NV is the closest I’ve lived to WA. Do the drive from there to PHX will be fun. I might try to do another trip up through the PNW and fish the PCH around late Aug or early Sept. if I can get the time off. I want to see more of that area.
 

1Steve

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The BrakeAway are made over near Portland, so the shipping to Spokane is pretty quick. Empire is a good dealership to work with.
Ordered the BrakeAway and they are shipping to Empire. I picked up the flipmaster as well.

The previous owner brought it in for new tires and service and ended up buying a new bike so the Rocket should be ready for her first real road trip (I’m assuming a 2015 with 7k miles has never taken a long ride).
 

WildBill

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'13 Rocket 3 Touring,'98 Trident 900,'06 Scrambler
Ordered the BrakeAway and they are shipping to Empire. I picked up the flipmaster as well.

The previous owner brought it in for new tires and service and ended up buying a new bike so the Rocket should be ready for her first real road trip (I’m assuming a 2015 with 7k miles has never taken a long ride).
I don't think you'll be disappointed in the BrakeAway. How soon will you be coming to pick it up? What is your route home?
 

1Steve

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I don't think you'll be disappointed in the BrakeAway. How soon will you be coming to pick it up? What is your route home?
Unsure. I was thinking Trust I’d fly in Thursday, pick her up Friday and head home but work might push that back one week.

If this week, then I’ll go down to Lake Tahoe and meet a buddy who have ridden up from PHX and we will come down crossing over Yosemite and then popping out the bottom via Sequoyah National Forest and then on to PHX.

If the following weekend I’ll probably come down through Utah.
 
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