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Old 02-17-2013, 10:00 AM   #60620
MountainMoto
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We should build custom ADV bikes in AR (with some chinese parts of course)--an Ozark 650 tenere since yammie won't come through.

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Originally Posted by Albie View Post
Not saying necessarily that it's a POS, keep in mind they built GS 650 motors in China for a while as well. Obviously, part of the reason Euro bikes cost more is because the labor is so high. Building stuff in China doesn't equate to junk so long as what's being built there is carefully monitored.

Just understand what the Terra is. Heck, your Jap bike probably has half it's parts made in China. The company we used over in China to build our paintball loaders also made Yamaha levers in the very same factory.
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