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Old 11-19-2012, 03:02 PM   #4681
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Very true.

I agree on just riding and no polishing ( but not forgetting the servicing it needs )

I'll go the other way. Use it as often and as dirty as possible (what are we typing about here?).
Clean it properly afterwards. (okay, both sidecars and wedding tackle).
As for polishing...
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Old 11-19-2012, 05:42 PM   #4682
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Also, used to own this Guzzi.......



Beautiful guzzi outfit

Series three lightweight's in nice nick.



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Barnston_biker, where did you get the wheel for your Watsonian? I would like to get one like yours. Thanks.

Wheels a minilite ... just gave two to a mate for a trailer project. Several companies make a copy.


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Old 11-19-2012, 08:02 PM   #4683
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:26 AM   #4684
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Old 11-20-2012, 11:21 AM   #4685
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Thanks! I may be replacing all three if larger sizes are available for the bike.

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Wheels a minilite ... just gave two to a mate for a trailer project. Several companies make a copy.
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Old 11-20-2012, 08:46 PM   #4686
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:07 PM   #4687
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They are available in larger diameters 10 ~ 15".

I've got another two but they are 10" and I'm across the big ditch.
Are they the original magnesium ones?
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Old 11-21-2012, 12:52 PM   #4688
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Nice pic

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Very nice shot. Bit of a Bonny & Clyde look to it. Your lady looks very fine BTW (lucky bastard!).
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Old 11-21-2012, 01:51 PM   #4689
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Here is my 2005 DL1000 with a Ural chair and DMC rigging. I bought the rig in October and it is awesome. Even after driving it off the snowy road on Snoqualmie Pass (thanks again everyone who rescued me) I'm still in love with it.

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Old 11-21-2012, 02:02 PM   #4690
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Here is my 2005 DL1000 with a Ural chair and DMC rigging. I bought the rig in October and it is awesome. Even after driving it off the snowy road on Snoqualmie Pass (thanks again everyone who rescued me) I'm still in love with it.



Beautiful setup! Looks like it came from the factory like that.
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Old 11-21-2012, 03:31 PM   #4691
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Welcome. That is nice.

I sometimes miss my st11 outfit , but someone made an offer .


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Hope it was a real good offer, these ST1100 EZS are $$$$$ in USA.
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Old 11-21-2012, 05:09 PM   #4692
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Most excellent, Trayvessio, quite the eyeful!

Does the chair have a PNW Approved drain petcock, just in case?
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Old 11-22-2012, 09:44 AM   #4693
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Don't even ASK........................
I'll bet she doesn't complain as much as the wife does!

Hell, all she can say is DAAAADY!
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Old 11-22-2012, 02:52 PM   #4694
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Meanwhile in New Zealand
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:19 AM   #4695
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Very nice shot. Bit of a Bonny & Clyde look to it. Your lady looks very fine BTW (lucky bastard!).
Who's the gay guy........???

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