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Old 12-27-2012, 06:56 AM   #79
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Joined: Sep 2012
Location: Richmond VA.
Oddometer: 26
Hey Rusty, I first noticed 955 Tigers about a year ago. Had a glimpse of one at night, while in Cody WY this past summer, certainly never sat on one much less rode one. I drove 1400 miles round trip this past fall to buy an 06 and have never been happier with a motorcycle. Ridden BMWs for 30 years and probably will sell my K bike in the spring.
Rod in Va.

Originally Posted by Rusty Rocket View Post
Thanks ddavidv:

That was an interesting read. Thanks for this:

I had seen it before, but lost the link. It really is helpful to see where things fall before even trying the bike.

Funny about the Caponord. I just started considering it also, but they are scarce.

I'm leaning towards the Tiger now, but I haven't even sat on one. I have a Wee that I can try anytime, but a 955 isn't in my list of bikes owned by people I know. (edit: looks like there might be one not too far. thanks bobnoxious) I need to Ebay my Penton before I can do anything.

There's a Triumph/Aprillia/Royal Enfield dealer in the next town and a Suz/Kaw/Yam dealer in the same town also, so support is there for almost any choice I make.
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