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Old 10-05-2013, 02:05 PM   #1
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New (to me) F800GS

I finally got one, 2009 with 15k miles.

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Old 10-05-2013, 02:18 PM   #2
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Well done!
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Old 10-05-2013, 02:59 PM   #3
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Congrats !! What do you think?
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Old 10-05-2013, 03:22 PM   #4
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Congrats !! What do you think?
I love it, my ass is a little sore. 3 hour ride to the dealer and then a 3 hour ride back. And it rained.

An official break in
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Old 10-05-2013, 03:23 PM   #5
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Old 10-05-2013, 03:49 PM   #6
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Congratz

It looks really nice.
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Old 10-05-2013, 04:11 PM   #7
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Thanks, now all I need are boxes for it so I don't have to carry a backpack everywhere.
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:41 AM   #8
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Nice! Get a top box then you can still filter.
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Old 10-06-2013, 08:58 AM   #9
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Nice! Get a top box then you can still filter.
You can't filter with panniers in Peterborough?
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Old 10-06-2013, 12:31 PM   #10
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You can't filter with panniers in Peterborough?
Yes, but it's easier without!
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Old 10-06-2013, 12:49 PM   #11
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Yes, but it's easier without!
I have no idea what you guys are talking about
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Old 10-06-2013, 12:57 PM   #12
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Nice bike enjoy your new ride.
I have the same year but it is yellow. My kids call her bumble bee.
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Old 10-06-2013, 12:59 PM   #13
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Nice bike enjoy your new ride.
I have the same year but it is yellow. My kids call her bumble bee.
Very nice, Now I'm saving up for panniers. Gonna be a wile though, at least i have a big backpack.
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Old 10-06-2013, 01:04 PM   #14
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Panniers

I have the Vario for commute around and long trip but soft bags for off road. Cause going down will break the case and it hurt
Don't ask me how I know......
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Old 10-06-2013, 01:09 PM   #15
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I have the Vario for commute around and long trip but soft bags for off road. Cause going down will break the case and it hurt
Don't ask me how I know......
Ive been thinking of just getting some ammo cans and fitting them onto my bike. seems like it'll work and a hell of a lot cheaper
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