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Old 07-14-2012, 06:18 PM   #4846
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I'd been looking long enough. But I finally found the one I wanted.

Time to ride.
Nice! You'll love it Now getta outta there and ride West, you'll enjoy it much more here.

Go Huskers!
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Old 07-14-2012, 06:28 PM   #4847
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Sweet. That's what I have in mind. A Moab & Colorado Passes ADV tour is in the planning stages for a few years hence, loading up the bikes on my F-350 Dirt Bike Mothership.

Hi, Mudhen!
Let me know when you are headed this way. I can point you to this. All of these pics are in the same area as my previous post. It's my favorite area but mainly because it is only about 90 minutes from my house.









Oh, the obligatory Tiger!

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Old 07-16-2012, 06:05 PM   #4848
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Had a great time home, made the ride to north Ga for the Gritz Blitz, of course the new Corbin arrived the day after I left for the rally...


Loaded up and ready to ride to Ga....



Pit stop in Alabama...



















New Corbin....





GReat lookin pics and and a fine new seat! Good on ya!
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Old 07-16-2012, 09:18 PM   #4849
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GReat lookin pics and and a fine new seat! Good on ya!
Thanks...

I wasn't sure how the seat was going to turn out, but I knew my azz would like the silver a heck of a lot better than black after sitting in the summer sun....

I like it though, it brings out the silver in the bike like I hoped it would. It fits me like I hoped it would too, and that's the most important thing.I bought the OEM top case for it from an inmate here right after I got back to work. Can't wait to get back home, and install it as well.

I've got to diagnose an electrical glitch before the next trip though. Hopefully it's something I can tackle myself. We oughta get together for a ride sometime...

Oh yeah, the Corbin does allow me to sit farther from the tank. It's amazing the difference an inch or two can make (no pun intended). The first time I dumped the clutch I was in third gear before I let the front wheel down....it has never wheelied like that....
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Old 07-18-2012, 06:53 PM   #4850
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It's been a while but here's an OK shot from a great ride.



One more from the same ride

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Old 07-18-2012, 06:59 PM   #4851
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Old 07-19-2012, 05:45 AM   #4852
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It's been a while but here's an OK shot from a great ride.



One more from the same ride

Deano - I may have missed it in all the clutter - did you figure out what the problem was with your Tigger ?
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:06 AM   #4853
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Deano - I may have missed it in all the clutter - did you figure out what the problem was with your Tigger ?
It's running good nowadays (just over 8k miles).

It had the complete throttle body assembly replaced, remaps of the FI system galore. Really poor gas mileage after the latest map install (30-35 mpg at best) but it somehow cured itself of that (40-45 mpg now). It's due for service now but I'm afraid to take it in....
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:10 AM   #4854
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It's running good nowadays (just over 8k miles).

It had the complete throttle body assembly replaced, remaps of the FI system galore. Really poor gas mileage after the latest map install (30-35 mpg at best) but it somehow cured itself of that (40-45 mpg now). It's due for service now but I'm afraid to take it in....
I hear ya. I'm still on the original tune and since it's running just fine, I don't plan on getting it updated any time soon.
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Old 08-10-2012, 07:06 PM   #4855
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2012 4th of July weekend, 1000 miles camping trip, hot spring to hot spring, about 350 miles on gravel/dirt---pure bliss.
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Old 08-12-2012, 03:20 PM   #4856
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Here's mine on the ride home from Morro Bay. I love this thing. Just put the crash bars on her today.
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Old 08-12-2012, 05:58 PM   #4857
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Old 08-12-2012, 06:13 PM   #4858
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Mine for two weeks now. Lovin' the triple.
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Old 08-13-2012, 07:45 AM   #4859
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Great Bike.




Goes almost anywhere.





Maybe with out the added weight of the luggage next time.
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Old 08-14-2012, 09:30 AM   #4860
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Goes almost anywhere.

That "road" could do with some maintenance.
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