I've enjoyed reading your thread and just wanted to say that you are doing Jim very proud. I'm sure that riding that old girl will provide you a great deal of joy once she is done. Until then, i will be following along.
'12 R1200GS Rallye Edition, '04 R1150 RT (for sale),'99 R1100GS,'77 R100S
I lower my passenger pegs for those riders that have gone before me