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Old 02-09-2013, 10:15 AM   #5101
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Ming, I wouldn't worry about tires on that bike for awhile. You have atleast 1500 miles on that set of TKCs. Good looking bike and that 885 powered bike might actually be a bit lighter for dirt work.
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:07 AM   #5102
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Here's my 1050 with some new tires...
All the silly jabbering about engine cases (just kidding)...we almost missed the real news on the last page - a 1050 with knobs? What tires are they!??! I thought there were no knobs in 17"...
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:09 AM   #5103
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TKC 80. Good tire, bit soft. Don't know what mileage will be in 180/120 sizes. About 3000 miles from the standard adventure size.
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:41 AM   #5104
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I thought there were no knobs in 17"...
Just put a rear on the front with the direction arrow reversed.
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Old 02-09-2013, 01:07 PM   #5105
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All the silly jabbering about engine cases (just kidding)...we almost missed the real news on the last page - a 1050 with knobs? What tires are they!??! I thought there were no knobs in 17"...
New this year for Tigers and Buells 180 / 17 rear and 120 / 17 front
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Old 02-09-2013, 03:42 PM   #5106
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Query, is there a Tiger Rally this summer anywhere????
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Old 02-09-2013, 04:58 PM   #5107
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:55 PM   #5108
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There is the Triumph RAT rally in Arkansas in the Spring. I did it in 2010 and had a great time. I was on my Sprint ST though
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Old 02-09-2013, 06:20 PM   #5109
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I thought there were no knobs in 17"...

there's quite a few. DR650 has 17 rear. Tube types though.
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Old 02-09-2013, 06:40 PM   #5110
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1050 shod w/TKC 80's. Looks like fun.


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Old 02-09-2013, 09:25 PM   #5111
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Short boring clip of me riding from the spot where I took the picture to the bridge in the distance.




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Old 02-10-2013, 04:24 AM   #5112
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Old 02-15-2013, 11:10 PM   #5113
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Traded my 06 955 in for a 2012 800XC. Love it!

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Old 02-16-2013, 02:39 AM   #5114
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Old 02-16-2013, 04:55 PM   #5115
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2011 Tiger 800

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Lat. 37 27' 57'N Long. 80 28' 88" W.

View is to the Northeast.





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Nice pic. What setting was used for the GoPro clip. 720?
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