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Old 01-15-2013, 07:36 AM   #2806
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Variant

I love my Icon Variant.
Not really designed as a DS lid, and was born really for street riding.
It has great visibility and one of the best vented (cool) helmets owned. Travelling on the highway requires the removable chin guard thingy, which just stops the buffeting and just quiets the whole thing down for long trips.
Well worth the money for a shiny tinted visor too, adds to the bad a$$ look.

I was really impressed with the build quality and materials used.
I'd buy another one in a heart beat!
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Old 01-15-2013, 08:17 AM   #2807
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Looks good with the KTM decals on too!
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Old 01-17-2013, 05:33 AM   #2808
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Just got to work on the bike. A little chilly but roads were icier than I expected. Should be a beauty ride home tonight though!
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Old 01-17-2013, 05:48 AM   #2809
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Just got to work on the bike. A little chilly but roads were icier than I expected. Should be a beauty ride home tonight though!
Got to Edmonton at the same time this AM on four wheels; I wouldn't try it here on two, they don't know what a plow is, not to mention their driving habits...
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Old 01-17-2013, 07:37 AM   #2810
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Hwy 40

Any one up for Hwy 40 ride at 1130 today? all on road. Hwy should be dry to fortress.
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:02 AM   #2811
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Beema Killa screwed with this post 01-17-2013 at 11:01 AM
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Old 01-17-2013, 11:01 AM   #2812
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Love to but gotta work. Enjoy it!
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Old 01-17-2013, 03:24 PM   #2813
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Any one up for Hwy 40 ride at 1130 today? all on road. Hwy should be dry to fortress.
Better put the bike back together if the weather stays like this.
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Old 01-17-2013, 05:52 PM   #2814
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Haha. Yeah FnF, I keep wanting to send my jacket in for warranty but I keep needing it! Be nice to switch out the tires to the really knobby ones too.
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:38 PM   #2815
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good weather...

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Better put the bike back together if the weather stays like this.
This weather might make me think about getting insurance put back on... and updating the license sticker!
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:17 PM   #2816
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RMZ front end swap!

I need to complete the fork swap on the DR.

Here's what it looks like right now:





Out with the old:



In with the new:





At least the GSA is available to ride!
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:20 PM   #2817
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You get the stalling issues sorted with water crossings Canoehead?
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:47 PM   #2818
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Well, I teed the breather as someone here suggested but didn't get into any deep water for the rest of the year.

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Old 01-18-2013, 11:31 AM   #2819
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Anybody have some winter / spring trips?

I might be doing dunes and Moab again. I only have the XRR but everybody else will be on 2-smoke dirt bikes...
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Old 01-18-2013, 12:25 PM   #2820
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Anybody have some winter / spring trips?

I might be doing dunes and Moab again. I only have the XRR but everybody else will be on 2-smoke dirt bikes...


I will be heading down to Moab on the 22nd of March ( 5 days of riding) then to Death Valley for 4 days. I am looking for someone to ride with in Moab. Truck down with bike in back - triumph 800XC
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