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Old 01-08-2014, 01:31 PM   #4036
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Old 01-08-2014, 01:39 PM   #4037
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120 miles up the road..stopped for a break in Lockerbie ...found some sheep to park next to....





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Old 01-08-2014, 01:39 PM   #4038
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Super looking bike -- best of luck with it,I look forward to reading your reports and photos in the comming season!
Its nearly three years since I last had a run thru your beautifull country having already been there 15 years or so ago,guess its time for another trip!!!
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Old 01-08-2014, 03:24 PM   #4039
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Health to wear! Lovely looking bike. I really like the nose bits beside the headlight.
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Old 01-08-2014, 11:46 PM   #4040
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Old 01-09-2014, 09:29 AM   #4041
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This is very true ....but having recently thrown 10K of gixxer down the road ........ .!....

The NEX is more costly than the wee compact Canon ...but at 275, it wasn't too outrageous.....
....... hopefully I can avoid throwing it down the road.
For your sake, I hope so too....the bike and the camera.
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Old 01-09-2014, 12:24 PM   #4042
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Brilliant New Machine!!!
Treat Sarah to a Scone and coffee!
Keep the Shiny side up!! (and the pictures coming too!)
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Old 01-10-2014, 11:12 AM   #4043
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Nice Ride,

Long way across the Pond so they say. You folks have some great riding. Was wondering how old them skins are and will you change to something els ? Born on date ? Been fallowing you guys for over a year
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Old 01-10-2014, 12:07 PM   #4044
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Aye ... Jimmy did amazingly well to do over 800 miles with a bust collar bone ..the hardest part was when braking .. the braking force travelling through the bars and up his arms to the shoulders was excruciating! Here he is resting his shoulder on his tank bag at the docks whilst waiting to catch the ferry back across the channel.
That's one of my trucks in the LHS of the photo. We could have given him a lift home as far as Gods County!
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:17 PM   #4045
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Super looking bike -- best of luck with it,I look forward to reading your reports and photos in the comming season!
Its nearly three years since I last had a run thru your beautifull country having already been there 15 years or so ago,guess its time for another trip!!!

Thanks for that..

It sounds like you are due another trip over here.
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:26 PM   #4046
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Health to wear! Lovely looking bike. I really like the nose bits beside the headlight.

Cheers ......Glad you think so, the 'red nose bit' seems to be the thing that divides opinion on the bikes looks. I tried doing a bit of messing about with 'paint' to get a feel for how it might look without the red nose :-




....and I came down to deciding that although I like the look of the bike without the red nose, it does however make the bike stand out as distinctive compared to other gixxers.
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:28 PM   #4047
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Oh yes. ...and I know it. - I have much to be grateful for.
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:35 PM   #4048
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For your sake, I hope so too....the bike and the camera.
'Bike & camera' - Yes, - although it's 'myself' that I really need to throw down the road less mainly - I'm getting too old for this 'bouncing malarkey' !
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:41 PM   #4049
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Brilliant New Machine!!!
Treat Sarah to a Scone and coffee!
Keep the Shiny side up!! (and the pictures coming too!)

Cheers Mike...... Haven't had scones for a while - we are too busy finishing off home-made Christmas Cake.

Will do my best to keep the pics coming.
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Old 01-10-2014, 01:48 PM   #4050
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Nice Ride,

Long way across the Pond so they say. You folks have some great riding. Was wondering how old them skins are and will you change to something els ? Born on date ? Been fallowing you guys for over a year


Thanks , great to hear you have been following us for this past year.

I'm not sure what you are asking me..... by 'skins' do you mean our leathers?
'Born on date'?..........and if so, do you mean mine, or Sarah's?

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