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Old 04-17-2013, 05:41 PM   #4606
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Old Git Ray, welcome to this side of the pond.
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Old 04-17-2013, 06:02 PM   #4607
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Riding to investigate routes for the Romney Cycle event next month. There were times I felt like I was shooting motorcycle porn. So many great dirt roads between Romney and Elkins, WV. It was an awesome weekend.











I was following you about a month ago just East of Romney. I recall seeing your Pelicans and tool tubes with those Twisted Throttle stickers. I rode up on the V-Strom and rode back on a black Tenere that day
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Old 04-17-2013, 06:19 PM   #4608
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Old Git Ray, welcome to this side of the pond.

+1

Have a fantastic trip!

Maybe I will get to see you in Texas.
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Old 04-18-2013, 12:37 AM   #4609
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Fantastic! Looking forward to following your journey.
Here it is:

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost....3&postcount=48

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Old 04-18-2013, 02:22 AM   #4610
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I was following you about a month ago just East of Romney. I recall seeing your Pelicans and tool tubes with those Twisted Throttle stickers. I rode up on the V-Strom and rode back on a black Tenere that day
Sounds like a very good day. Hope you'll be joining many of your fellow Tenere owners in about two weeks. http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=838918
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Old 04-18-2013, 06:06 AM   #4611
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Here's my baby after a little detour:




Baby steps since I was only a tarmac rider!
I want one of these( same as this one) so bad I think my head will explode.
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Old 04-18-2013, 07:23 AM   #4612
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Finally the riding season is here after one oft the longest and darkest winters in germanys recent history :-)
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Old 04-18-2013, 11:27 AM   #4613
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Finally the riding season is here after one oft the longest and darkest winters in germanys recent history :-)
Global warming must have shifted its location again.

Was 80F this morning. Heard it would be 50F by the time I get off.
So it's on the run again.

Nice pic. Bet you're happy to be gettin some seat time.
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Old 04-18-2013, 01:10 PM   #4614
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Global warming must have shifted its location again.

Was 80F this morning. Heard it would be 50F by the time I get off.
So it's on the run again.

Nice pic. Bet you're happy to be gettin some seat time.
It's around 109 here and summer's just about beginning!
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Old 04-18-2013, 01:12 PM   #4615
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Finally the riding season is here after one oft the longest and darkest winters in germanys recent history :-)
Ganz schon!
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:36 PM   #4616
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Bet you're happy to be gettin some seat time.
Indeed, it was about time. All that time sitting around and waiting for spring only leads to buying gear and farkles

But at least i have now a new can, indicator lights, rack and a selfmade cutoff rear and heatshield:

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Old 04-19-2013, 09:19 PM   #4617
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White Teneres look the blandest stock. But look the meanest when kitted nicely. That one is sweeet.
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Old 04-20-2013, 03:00 AM   #4618
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You need to make and sell your heat shield, it is very good looking!
I will take one if you do.
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Old 04-20-2013, 03:20 AM   #4619
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I have only had a chance to ride her for a few hundred miles this week but I can already tell I made the right decision buying a Tenere'

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Old 04-20-2013, 03:21 AM   #4620
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Indeed, it was about time. All that time sitting around and waiting for spring only leads to buying gear and farkles

But at least i have now a new can, indicator lights, rack and a selfmade cutoff rear and heatshield:
Where did you get the tank pads?
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