The All New LIQUID COOLED R1200GS threadfest

Discussion in 'GS Boxers' started by Dorsicano, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. thehomealien

    thehomealien Been here awhile

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    Yes, considering the throttle-by-wire on the K1600, and considering the improvements to driveability within emissions constraints that throttle-by-wire can offer, I would not be surprised to see it on the new boxer motor.

    For Poolside's Fueling 101, see here: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=638412
  2. Disco Dean

    Disco Dean Long timer

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    I think this is what he means..... The GS will eventually be a nice 7500cc bike with a gold eagle painted on the hood.

    :evil

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  3. ikonoklass

    ikonoklass Kountersteering Krew

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    As a twin or a triple?
  4. conrado

    conrado Been here awhile

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    An 800GS with a boxer engine, no chain, and a 21" front wheel ? That would be too good to be true ...
  5. Florida Lime

    Florida Lime Long timer

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    1 + 2 = 5 ? :lol3
  6. Poolside

    Poolside Syndicated

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    Thanks for the reference. For just the bit about throttle-by-wire look here:
    http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=17476406#post17476406

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  7. McFuryMcNugget

    McFuryMcNugget me specie in dea ist

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    Be 800cc

    Thats no kick as bike Matti.

    McFury.

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  8. tallguy-09

    tallguy-09 Smile 4 Miles

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    I guess... I didn't like the 800cc, otherwise I wouldn't have traded it in for the 1200cc :-)
    To me it's not a dual purpose, too heavy, too expensive and I'm too weak and scared....
  9. Shorty

    Shorty carpe'diem ona motorcycle

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    :DProbably a -5, since it sounds backwards :lol3
  10. 996DL

    996DL Buell me

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    GS1600, six cylinder boxer, hossack front end, rear fluid drive with lifetime fill... :wink: :lol3

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  11. McFuryMcNugget

    McFuryMcNugget me specie in dea ist

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    :rofl:rofl

    You got me and my brain working overtime on this :evil:evil

    So the scenario is this

    The In-line 800cc will be in the trash can and the New 800cc will be a boxer 2012

    And we will get a new 1200 waterhead as well NICE.

    Am i right or am i right Matti.

    McFury.

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  12. Parigi

    Parigi Hoinar

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    I would guess F1200GS :cry but an R800GS watercooled would be :evil
  13. Dorsicano

    Dorsicano Adventurer

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    DasMatti I'm bored. Any more riddles?
  14. vtbob

    vtbob wanderer

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    we already have a water/oil cooled BMW 800GS. Why would we want another especially when it you like weigh 100lbs more???
  15. kvr929rr

    kvr929rr Been here awhile

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    Isn't the F1200GS called the Super Tenere??
  16. tallguy-09

    tallguy-09 Smile 4 Miles

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  17. Devil Dog

    Devil Dog Q-Tip With Ears

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    Good photoshop, but i'd like to see how a chain drive single swingarm is created along with a possum scraper :deal
  18. Motorfiets

    Motorfiets Long timer

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    reminds me of the old scarver

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  19. McFuryMcNugget

    McFuryMcNugget me specie in dea ist

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    For the promised lands.:lol3:lol3

    Looks like a 800 with 1250 label.

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  20. Eddy Alvarez

    Eddy Alvarez Always dreaming of the next big ride!

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    If you put the fuel filler on the other side, you'd be able to put a lot more gas in when on the sidestand...