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Old 03-18-2013, 03:31 AM   #16
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:39 AM   #17
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i read somewhere that they are the best desert weapon ever created
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:43 AM   #18
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:48 AM   #19
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It'd be nice to think there was an alternative to a DR650.........

You mean apart from the enfield dessert storm?
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:53 AM   #20
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i read somewhere that they are the best desert weapon ever created
As a Rally Raid bike they are great but not for putting 50kg of load on the back.

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Old 03-18-2013, 04:01 AM   #21
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err well
the winter desert riding season is fast approaching and im off tomorrow to pick up a couple of desert weapons
they need to be solid with good sub frames to hump a load, massive fuel range, capable in the tough stuff, mechanicly simple because im not too bright and there is no recovery from where we are going and not too fussy on crappy outback fuel
but i still dont know what to get
what about a tiger
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:11 AM   #22
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I think you already know the answer to this one!! Begins with D and finishes with R.
D is for dependable and R is for reliable.
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:14 AM   #23
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:38 AM   #24
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I think you already know the answer to this one!! Begins with D and finishes with R.
D is for dependable and R is for reliable.
Says the man that sold his and bought a KTM Guess its solid advice he would know first hand

Sorry Boulder but it was begging mate


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Old 03-18-2013, 04:41 AM   #25
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what about a tiger
Now theres a good idea!
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:47 AM   #26
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:08 AM   #27
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:01 PM   #28
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One day the dr wont be the best choice
until then........
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:59 PM   #29
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You talkin brand new or 2nd hand Philth?
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Old 03-18-2013, 01:59 PM   #30
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I rode with a tenergay 1time...they go real good in the sand ..just put the outriggers down and duck paddle ya way there...spose ya might need good boots tho

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