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Old 04-16-2013, 12:40 AM   #8461
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Does anyone have information on when the vario cases will be available in the US? Mine are on back order and the dealer doesn't have a date they will be available.

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They have shipped some to the US already (my Dad picked up a pair). Apparently the dealer had them ordered very early though.
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Old 04-16-2013, 12:44 AM   #8462
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No, but it shrouds it in an ultra sexy carbon fibre shield.
Are the baffles removable from the Akro?
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Old 04-16-2013, 04:03 AM   #8463
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Correct, no ride modes...I edited my previous post to make that more clear. I don't think the extended demo is offered up unless they know you very well. I have been a customer for five years and have bought two new bikes from them, but I have a good friend that was with me that has a more extended history with them, so perhaps that helped.

By the way, I got to see the LED in person on a bike in the showroom. For those that haven't seen it, it is VERY bright! I was impressed.
It's a case of "Don't look into the light". They work really good
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Old 04-16-2013, 04:17 AM   #8464
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Question for owners of the L/C. How effective is the screen and it's adjustment mechanism?

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Old 04-16-2013, 04:25 AM   #8465
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One World One GS, is finished.
All videos seem to be available in BMW Motorrad youtube channel.
I actually prefered Eric's uploads but he seems to have stopped after a point.

Possibly they will release some more videos with all the trips together and some "making of". There is an unused tab in One World micro-site.

Ending was rather emotional. Makes sense. Good marketing BMW.
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Old 04-16-2013, 04:53 AM   #8466
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CalSci windscreen vs. stock

I'm 6'4" w/34" inseam and have the stock seat on high. For me the screen throws off a lot of noise even though the airflow is fairly smooth. I just installed an x-tall Calsci screen (one of the first I believe) last night. Report to follow.

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Question for owners of the L/C. How effective is the screen and it's adjustment mechanism?

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Old 04-16-2013, 05:24 AM   #8467
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Question for owners of the L/C. How effective is the screen and it's adjustment mechanism?

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5'7" here with a low seat and it works perfect for me. Silent and free of turbulence. I always leave it in the high position.
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Old 04-16-2013, 06:34 AM   #8468
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Buy it and we'll make one on your bike!

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Good suggestion, but I think I'll wait a bit, when I can walk in and buy a premium package of some sort without all this back order silliness. The demo I road was the basic with cruise control (saweet!) being about the only extra at a sticker price of around $16K.... I am a patient person - but very interested in the Aline white.

BTW - Does anyone happen to know how tall 'kindofblue' is?
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Old 04-16-2013, 06:42 AM   #8469
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Question for owners of the L/C. How effective is the screen and it's adjustment mechanism?

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It works well but if your over 6' like me you will need a bigger screen like I am looking for as I still get some helmet buffeting.
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Old 04-16-2013, 06:56 AM   #8470
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Question for owners of the L/C. How effective is the screen and it's adjustment mechanism?

Ta.
ubergood.

Me 175cm.. best screen I've ever tested minus that on DOHC RT 2010.

however -- there is a rattling sound when going over bumps...
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Old 04-16-2013, 07:02 AM   #8471
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Can anyone with the Akro please place a video on this thread,
Here you go..........

http://www.akrapovic.com/en/Motorcyc...Line+(Titanium)

There's a sound clip for the standard exhaust, and the Akro on there.
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Old 04-16-2013, 07:25 AM   #8472
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I think 6'4"

Very funny.
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Old 04-16-2013, 07:28 AM   #8473
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2014 R1200GS Adventure Watercooled

I know it's probarbly a bit early but I just can't contain myself anymore, has anyone heard anything about the Watercooled Adventure yet or have any idea what it might look like. I'm really keen to see it. Went to the R1200gs launch this past weekend here in south africa and I have to say I was blown away.
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Old 04-16-2013, 08:26 AM   #8474
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Thanks for the replies. Must test one myself really.
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Old 04-16-2013, 09:59 AM   #8475
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Lots of repeated posts. Is the site not working properly?
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