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Old 10-23-2012, 10:32 PM   #7186
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Originally Posted by waterboybueche View Post

LOVE your bike too...

I have considered the V also, I am a petite, 6'2" tall and about 275lbs now... I think either bike will be GREAT!
Sounds like you'd fit it a Vee well. But ride both: the 650 is very sweet and a lot more economical but the Vee has Grrruuunt!
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Old 10-24-2012, 08:56 AM   #7187
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Yesterdays autumn ride.

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Old 10-24-2012, 11:04 AM   #7188
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Those tires are Kenda Big Blocks

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Old 10-24-2012, 11:16 AM   #7189
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heres one of my favorites...

..taken from my ridereport to Montenegro
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:11 PM   #7190
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Originally Posted by mattnks View Post
Those tires are Kenda Big Blocks

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Old 10-25-2012, 01:46 AM   #7191
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Originally Posted by dhillr View Post
From my trip out to the desert this morning...

Is that the touratech front fender?
Looks like it doesn't use the front mounting points on the front fork? Could you post some detailed pics?
Love the looks of your bike!
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Old 10-25-2012, 02:16 AM   #7192
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Last Sunday, we had the 5th PanCretan V-Strom gathering

My "little green" with "her friends".

the route ...

and the

at Rouvas Forest, Psiloritis Mt, Crete

Manolis - GREECE - Honda CBF 600si C-ABS

I DON'T NEED SEX, the greek government FUCKS me everyday !!!

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Old 10-25-2012, 10:49 AM   #7193
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Nice going to the Strom gathering.. best of Luck in difficult times in Greece!!
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Old 10-25-2012, 04:25 PM   #7194
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Nice pic from my neck of the woods.
With any luck at all, I will be posting a photo from the same local when I find my new wee...
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Old 10-25-2012, 04:29 PM   #7195
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Here is my new to me acquisition. Enjoy it very much.

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Old 10-29-2012, 11:44 AM   #7196
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Not a great pic- but it does fill in the map (except for that island in the Pacific). The little strom got me to several of these:

and a few of these:

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Old 10-29-2012, 12:32 PM   #7197
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My Strom in its natural environment this weekend.

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Old 11-02-2012, 11:47 AM   #7198
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I LOVE this one. Something about the colors and the whole set up. It just seems so alive.
My Lower 48+ ride on my XR650L -

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Old 11-02-2012, 06:16 PM   #7199
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Hauling home a new snow tire for my sidecar rig yesterday !!.

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Old 11-04-2012, 06:06 AM   #7200
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Here is my 650 v-strom,its a 2007 x model.

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