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Old 05-19-2012, 07:03 AM   #1951
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Let me say Jaumev, you have great taste in bikes and boots

By the way, after this trip, do you keep your opinions on th Tenere vs the GSA?
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Old 05-19-2012, 04:13 PM   #1952
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Let me say Jaumev, you have great taste in bikes and boots

By the way, after this trip, do you keep your opinions on th Tenere vs the GSA?
Thanks!
This boots are one of the best investments in my life. Comfortable and absolutely waterproof. Also they are the trail boots more similar to a enduro boot in safety.

Concerning to my opinion to the ST vs the GSA, no regrets to the change, I’m very happy. In my recent trip we can compare the two bikes very well. In road are similar but in off road the ST is superior. You can do the same but more easy, comfortable and less tired. Run faster and safer, and no more “clonks” in the front suspension!!
My only concern is about the water cooled system. The other ST had to stop once because was too hot, he also broke a water hose in a stone. Doing off road in slow tracks the ventilator is always running and the radiator and a water hose are too exposed, I’m thinking make some modifications to protect them and improve the cooling system.
Also, comparing with the GSA my feeling is the bike is not so strong in hard conditions and some parts need to improve, is a “young” bike comparing the GSA.
But I'm pretty sure after the trip, some of the GSA addicts of the group have some doubts
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Old 05-19-2012, 05:08 PM   #1953
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Yes, I have the Great Basin saddlebag. I don’t like panniers for off road trips so this saddlebags are a good solution. Very easy to fit (just 3 straps), light, big, with compartments inside and waterproof.
They are great

http://www.giantloopmoto.com/product...asin-saddlebag

Someone may have already asked this.........Which exhaust system is that?
The best looking one yet on a Super Tenere!
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Old 05-19-2012, 05:19 PM   #1954
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Old 05-19-2012, 05:20 PM   #1955
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Old 05-19-2012, 05:21 PM   #1956
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Thanks!

Also, comparing with the GSA my feeling is the bike is not so strong in hard conditions and some parts need to improve, is a “young” bike comparing the GSA.
Care to elaborate on that.
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Old 05-19-2012, 08:42 PM   #1957
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Someone may have already asked this.........Which exhaust system is that?
The best looking one yet on a Super Tenere!
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Old 05-20-2012, 01:01 AM   #1958
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Someone may have already asked this.........Which exhaust system is that?
The best looking one yet on a Super Tenere!
Glad you like it.
Is a Spanish manufacturer called NONE
It's not finished yet and not ready to production, but probably in a month could be.
I’m very pleased with the look, the sound and the fit, good improve from the stock one.
If you like to see the evolution here it is.

http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=3791.0

And the rest of bike modifications

http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=4157.0


jaumev screwed with this post 05-20-2012 at 01:08 AM
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Old 05-20-2012, 06:27 AM   #1959
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Let me say Jaumev, you have great taste in bikes and boots

By the way, after this trip, do you keep your opinions on th Tenere vs the GSA?
In this video you can compare the two bike's difference doing trial

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5f6R6...ature=youtu.be
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Old 05-20-2012, 02:18 PM   #1960
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Glad you like it.
Is a Spanish manufacturer called NONE
It's not finished yet and not ready to production, but probably in a month could be.
I’m very pleased with the look, the sound and the fit, good improve from the stock one.
If you like to see the evolution here it is.

http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=3791.0

And the rest of bike modifications

http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=4157.0

Gracias.......will keep it in mind for when i buy mine,be away in the future though!As i said,the best looking system yet!
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Old 05-21-2012, 11:59 PM   #1961
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Put some Heidenaus on it

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Old 05-22-2012, 12:33 AM   #1962
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Nice Pic.
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Old 05-22-2012, 06:54 AM   #1963
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Old 05-22-2012, 04:19 PM   #1964
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Very nice pluric..

Some top shots turning up here. Maybe we need a special front page photo section
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Old 05-22-2012, 09:29 PM   #1965
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