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View Poll Results: Where do you store your Sportster over the Winter?
Heated garage 6 10.53%
Unheated garage 27 47.37%
the Shed 8 14.04%
Under a Tarp, Cover or Carport 1 1.75%
Uncovered outside 1 1.75%
I don't store mine I ride it no matter what the weather 14 24.56%
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I've got buddies that spend the winter in Yuma and Cabo that keep telling me the same thing.
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In a cool dry place.

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In my 40' High Cube shipping container with doors on both ends so I can ride through it. It's stupidly convenient. My machine/welding shop lives in two other High Cubes (you want the extra height, note shelves in pic) for storage and air circulation.

I can't post attachments but here's a link to the pic on another forum. BTW I and others on that forum FREQUENTLY send people to xlforum because it rocks, so I request mercy for linking there.

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Nice, if I had back doors on my Shed, I'd end up on the interstate.
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I tried talking my city building code ordinance manager < my wife > into letting me spring for a storage container and park it next to my shop

My place needs to be industrial commercial taxed based. Other wise. Ticket city. Exponentially given till I remove the storage container from my property in the city limits. So. I guess I lost that discussion.
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I have a shed 16 x 24 ...er actually it's like a 2 stall garage lucky me...but even then we're allowed to have 10 x 10 sheds by the rules, so I could have another one for storage if I wanted.
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This poll is really depressing, it's just another reminder that i am about to endure 5 months of Parked Motorcycle Syndrome. Oh, unheated garage on a trickle charger, uncovered so i can sit on her and go vroom vroom when it's -25 outside.
I will feel your pain since I am going in for bilateral knee replacement in December and it will be the first winter my bike has been stored. .
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In an unheated garage for now. I have a fan going 24/7 though to help keep moisture building up and corrosion going. So far it seems to work.
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"Unheated Garage" in San Diego is likely warmer than a heated one in the north...
Wife parks the car in the driveway, garage is for motorbikes, bicycles, and workbench.
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