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Old 02-16-2013, 11:14 AM   #691
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Originally Posted by Reaver View Post
"Do what it needs". I've seen it many times. I mean, does anyone take their GS offroad? (2%?) Why build it tough?
Truer words were never spoken.
Though you are being a little bit harsh, I will bet it is more like 8 out of 10 GS owners never take their bikes off road.
Out of the other 20%, it was likely about 75% only road to a campsite or on a connecting fire road because they had to.
Then the from the remaining 25%, about 50% wish they had something much lighter, nimble, and cheaper to fix when dropped.
The remainder are happy go lucky, good off road riders and/or masochists.
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