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Old 08-19-2010, 02:15 PM   #53
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Joined: Sep 2009
Location: Wisconsin
Oddometer: 780
Rode an '08 this week. Legroom was not an issue for me even with a 36" inseam but the riding position was more sporty than I was looking for. Also the engine was a bit vibey for my taste although the sound was sweet. Of course this bike had less than 5000 miles on it and I understand they get smoother with age.
Another issue for me was the placement of the gauges, the angle was all wrong for me making them difficult to read at a glance, beautiful to look at while sitting still, just placed at an odd angle.
A lovely bike to gaze upon but just not the bike for me.
'12 F800GS
'00 Bandit 1200
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