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Old 04-30-2013, 09:47 PM   #17362
The Walrus
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Originally Posted by pluric View Post
Guilty as charged. Most know my history of ahh, rim issues? Three times on the front and
ended up replacing the rear. However it doesn't seem to be a trend with these bikes. I know
of a couple other rim dings on the Tenere.

Mild section of the White Rim trail did in the GS 1200 front wheel. I wouldn't judge all GS's
by that either.

From what I've seen your KTM has a better chance of getting damaged banging into
the other bike on the trailer
Somewhat guilty as charged....I spent my youth in college and working...didn't start riding dirt till I turned I'm here for a good time, not to stroke my ego....

BTW, cast wheels of any brand will fold like that anyone knows.....but most spokers hold up much better than the Butterfaced Yammie wheels on the S10....
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