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Old 03-20-2013, 02:32 PM   #2266
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From what I've heard, riding a DR feels just like riding a KLR except you're head doesn't sway left and right constantly scanning the ditches for aluminum cans.
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Old 03-20-2013, 08:52 PM   #2267
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Holy cow Batman!


Thx for the info on rear ends, CH...if'n I didn't know any better I'd think you were some kinda rear end expert

Not that there's anything wrong with that

But seriously--I'm a little bit less ignorant than I was before, thanks to you. I try to learn something every day. Mission accomplished.
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:47 AM   #2268
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Some of you might enjoy this thread...

I see some of you "old timers: are already there.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...6#post20926106

Enjoy
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:20 AM   #2269
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As someone that has had a c-clip shit the bed on me, I'll go with an 8 3/4 or a nine incher every time.
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:23 AM   #2270
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Holy cow Batman!

Thx for the info on rear ends, CH...if'n I didn't know any better I'd think you were some kinda rear end expert

Not that there's anything wrong with that

But seriously--I'm a little bit less ignorant than I was before, thanks to you. I try to learn something every day. Mission accomplished.
Next KLR cigar is on you.
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:39 AM   #2271
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As someone that has had a c-clip shit the bed on me, I'll go with an 8 3/4 or a nine incher every time.
Well see, that's what ya get for doin wheelies with a car. Like Papa Swampy always sez--keep all yer wheels on the ground at all times

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Next KLR cigar is on you.
I can handle that
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:48 AM   #2272
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Some of you might enjoy this thread...

I see some of you "old timers: are already there.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...6#post20926106

Enjoy
Thats cool. I have pics of my kids to look back on in about 20-30 years.
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:51 AM   #2273
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Well see, that's what ya get for doin wheelies with a car. Like Papa Swampy always sez--keep all yer wheels on the ground at all times



I can handle that
I always knew you were a Rocky Patel kinda guy.
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:52 AM   #2274
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Some of you might enjoy this thread...

I see some of you "old timers: are already there.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...6#post20926106

Enjoy
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:53 AM   #2275
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I always knew you were a Rocky Patel kinda guy.
More like Black'n'Mild
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:37 PM   #2276
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Hey everybody, long time no ride.

My F800S is for sale at the Pensacola BMW shop if anyone is interested. If/when it sells, I'm looking for a used Wee Strom or something similar.

If you hear of anything, please let me know.
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Old 03-23-2013, 11:51 AM   #2277
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Old 03-23-2013, 11:54 AM   #2278
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Old 03-23-2013, 04:02 PM   #2279
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Hey everybody, long time no ride.

My F800S is for sale at the Pensacola BMW shop if anyone is interested. If/when it sells, I'm looking for a used Wee Strom or something similar.

If you hear of anything, please let me know.
Good to hear from you. Almost missed you over here on the POG

You should have posted up on PAR...

I will ask around

Hope all is well...
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