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Old 02-22-2013, 02:51 PM   #9428
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Originally Posted by sandalscout View Post
I miss my XT250 sometimes. There is a decent chance that I'd still have it if it had 5 more HP and was 5 inches taller.

The KLR is probably 130 pounds heavier than it was.

Trust me, you made the right move.

As for a GS-A keeping up with a strong single in the woods, it's against the laws. The laws of Gravity, the laws of Physics, and any law associated with common sense. With a GS-A, you are talking about twice the weight of a 530. I will go so far as to bet a CASE of beer that there are places a 530 will go in Turkey Bay that a GREAT GS-A rider would never attempt.

.....but I would LOVE to see somebody try to prove me wrong!
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