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Old 05-02-2011, 08:21 AM   #70
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Originally Posted by supershaft View Post
Although GS's are already based on a R65, I think an actual R65 is a much better platform to start with. Those narrower cylinders and a bit less weight make all the difference.
Very good point. As well you end up with 18" wheels front and rear, short wheel base and an alloy upper triple clamp.
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