Sounds like a couple of you had no idea what type of bike you wanted. Go for a cr/cc if your looking for a bigger bagger. If youre after a bare bone hot rod, stick with your Vegas thought.
I think the best advice is to think about your riding style. Are you going for all day ride and need to carry half your house or are you running to the bar for a drink.
My longest ride I would consider is 3 hours, I can do that with a single sided swing arm bag.
I went with the highball, knowing I wanted a bare bones bike (that by the way I can ride all day on) to get back and forth to work and run to the bar. Started by looking at a Vegas and found the highball more exciting.
If your looking at a Vegas and end up with a vision, I can't follow your thought process.
Good luck, and follow your gut. But know your riding style.
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