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Old 08-26-2013, 05:21 PM   #5776
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Must have jumped. Didn't want to have to push the GS out of there. Can't really blame him.
fixed it for you
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Old 08-26-2013, 05:45 PM   #5777
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Just arrived from a week in the Alps. Wonderfull!!


That's what I'm talking about right there!

Maybe I just have a "thing" for motorcycles, dramatic mountains and waterfalls, but that photo could sell me on an overseas trip!
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Old 08-27-2013, 07:36 AM   #5778
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Trip to Pantanal in Brasil

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Meeting with buddy in his XT660Z

Front view of a neat bike slightly modified (Jaume take notice)

On our way through the Andes crossing from Chile to Argentina

First stop to rest

Back to back

Side to side

Resting in Barreal, Argentina

Filling stomachs

After 6000 kms (4000 miles)

Needs a wash

Nice Raven

Bucket very necessary in Bolivia, they will not sell gasoline to foreign bikes at regular price ($0.50 a liter)

Black Pearl at home

Slight oil dirt because the screwed tap is cracked

Dirty right side

The rear Heidenau K60 (150/70/18) after 6000 kms on Woody's rim

Left dirty side with a slightly bent shift pedal due to a standing spill

Trip log with 6672 kms

In a bike with 50806 kms (32000 miles app.)
Cheers,
Roberto aka Thagua
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Old 08-27-2013, 08:59 AM   #5779
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Old 08-27-2013, 10:22 AM   #5780
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Old 08-27-2013, 11:25 AM   #5781
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Nice trip Thagua.

See you in Santiago around the Dakar rally time
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Old 08-27-2013, 03:03 PM   #5782
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you had fun!!
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Old 08-27-2013, 03:05 PM   #5783
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I am not a big fan of real dirt. These are just dust, but I had a lot of fun!!!









Like allways Space... so clean, so perfect...

Really nice pictures and ride. Bravo!!
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Old 08-27-2013, 03:08 PM   #5784
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I took my Tenere to the grand canyon this weekend

...............

Whow!! I hope I can go next summer... but without bike
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Old 08-27-2013, 03:17 PM   #5785
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Front view of a neat bike slightly modified (Jaume take notice)
Nice trip Thagua

I'm ready to start with the 660, lots of ideas in my mind!!
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Old 08-27-2013, 05:51 PM   #5786
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Whow!! I hope I can go next summer... but without bike
I've got a great idea. You leave your wife with me at the lake and I'll lend you a bike to
go ride the Grand Canyon. Really, what else are friends for?
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Old 08-27-2013, 08:58 PM   #5787
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Whow!! I hope I can go next summer... but without bike
Let me know when you come to Arizona. I'm sure we can find you something to ride while you're here

(It probably won't be as nice or fancy as your beautiful machines, but it'll have two wheels and an engine that runs)
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Old 08-27-2013, 10:13 PM   #5788
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... is there a RR on a blog or a post here somewhere? Would love to read it.

What lights are these on the 660?

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Old 08-28-2013, 01:58 AM   #5789
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Here's mine


Here's mine.
Only 350miles on the the clock so far !
upgraded with:
Yamaha higher touring screen
Yamaha winglets
Yamaha panniers and top box
Pyramid hugger
Kneedown fender extender
SW-Motech Sat Nav bracket
Puig engine bars

Love it so far
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Old 08-28-2013, 03:10 AM   #5790
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That's what I'm talking about right there!

Maybe I just have a "thing" for motorcycles, dramatic mountains and waterfalls, but that photo could sell me on an overseas trip!
This is my first trip to the Alps. Unfortunatelly there aren't many off road tracks allowed but is a beautifull area also to ride in roads.





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