Yamaha XT1200Z SuperTénéré owners: Show Us Your Bikes!

Discussion in 'Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan' started by AndreiZ, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. craigincali

    craigincali Just hanging around

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    My screen after completing the Iron Butt Saddle Sore ride last weekend. We did 1023 miles over 3 states in less than 18 hrs. I dont recall the exact time. My buddy was on an African Twin. Ride report to follow soon.
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  2. steve68steve

    steve68steve Long timer

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    That's my screen after a rip home from work, if I time it wrong.
  3. mmonce

    mmonce Been here awhile

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    From the Triangle tag game this week.
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  4. snakebitten

    snakebitten Small Town Hick

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    wicked pic!
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  5. BaldKnob

    BaldKnob I Wanna Ride

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    Out for an Easter morning romp thru the Gap... 7676849-129Slayer.jpg
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  6. Munchausen

    Munchausen n00b

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    I have the same crash bars - glad to hear they did their job!
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  7. Dirt2007

    Dirt2007 Long timer

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  8. hogmolly

    hogmolly Dude

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    Where is this?
  9. smoker2

    smoker2 Founding member Flying Pig Assn.

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    Do you run your light bar on all the time? I always thought mine was too bright but maybe I just need to adjust the angle.
  10. Dirt2007

    Dirt2007 Long timer

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  11. hogmolly

    hogmolly Dude

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    Thanks....I spent my hooligan youth riding Delaware county and thought that was near the Cowskin river but was wrong.
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  12. BaldKnob

    BaldKnob I Wanna Ride

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    It is too bright but I run them for cross traffic and stupid pedestrians (if they ever look away from their fancy fone). I will dim the lights as soon as the approaching vehicle gets in their lane or I line up directly behind another driver. Pretty effective, so far and if angled downward, works as backup for the fragile H7's.
  13. Milechaser

    Milechaser Long timer

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    Does the flair / deflector help out?


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  14. vt wingman

    vt wingman Adventurer

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    IMG_2887.JPG Still some snow to be found here in northern VT!
  15. twinrider

    twinrider pass the catnip

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    Still running the H7s? I switched to HID and they made the headlights very effective. Now there are good LED options as well.
  16. hogmolly

    hogmolly Dude

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    Out for a Sunday ride in North TX on the old Ida road

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  17. blackseven

    blackseven Been here awhile

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    Glad to see that setup worked well for your sleepy Tenere.

    I called HDB for a setup on my bike with ProTaper ADV high bars and was basically told there was nothing they could do. I have some Barkbusters on the bike now, but to get them to fit they look sorta crooked.
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  18. Mikef5000

    Mikef5000 Long timer

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    Went out for a day of pavement and gravel... But like any good ride... Things escalated.
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  19. BaldKnob

    BaldKnob I Wanna Ride

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    Cyclops since the 1st of the year and very happy. Plug and play. The fans make some noise and takes power so I avoid leaving the ignition on for extended periods.
  20. WJBertrand

    WJBertrand Ventura Highway

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    Are you asking about the winglets? If so, yeah, seems a bit quieter at highway speeds.


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