Save a seat for me, guys!
I'm cutting my teeth on a "refurb" of my 1150GS (link in my sig' line), but I'm waiting for the day I can do a refurb/restore on an R80.
Gonzomup. Chain-gang recidivist in the making.
In short, don't be put off by F800GS reliability reports on the net, or any reliability reports on the net for that matter - a few posts get cross-referenced and before you know it, your electric toaster will kill us all on 31/12/99...
The plural of "anecdote" is not "data."