Originally Posted by craftycoder
The suspension and wheels is the main difference between the two and the suspension is not great anyway. I'd suggest getting RXV forks and putting them on your 650. Does the 650 has a single front disk? If so, you are golden. Triple trees from an 800 may be needed.
Then call Woody and have him send you spoked wheels of your liking. A little more narrow than the 800 and 18" rear seems prudent to me. That would be an excellent ride.
Yes , single disk... is 21/18 a better setup that 21/17?