Originally Posted by Roadracer_Al
I've been thinking of selling my 690 and getting an Aprilia 550. A friend has one that has 3 sets of wheels (2 pair SM wheels, and 1 pair custom-laced dirt wheels which use the SM brakes) as well as all the motor updates, and a very trick adjustable front axle clamp which fixes the "too little trail" issue.
So many bikes to own, so little time (and money)...
I hear Aprilia 550 and I think...ride, rebuild, ride, rebuild, ri-rebuild.