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by 2_SL0
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Suspension
Replies: 272
Views: 128794

Re: 1290 Suspension

I have a reasonably simple question. I don't want to put kits in or anything like that. But I eventually will want to swap the fork springs and shock spring for a suitable item for my weight. Where do I get WP replacement springs or equivalent from? Preference is WP component but I would appreciate ...
by 2_SL0
Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:43 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 2015 or 2017 model?
Replies: 15
Views: 4536

Re: 2015 or 2017 model?

Was in the exact same boat. I was looking at an 8k (NZD) difference and could not bring myself to pay the extra 8k. I may of felt differently if this was my only bike but as I have a S1000RR 2016 in the garage as well I wasn't craving all the bells and whistles and actually enjoy riding a bike that ...
by 2_SL0
Thu Dec 28, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: I Arrived again.....
Replies: 1
Views: 2880

I Arrived again.....

Posted my first intro in the GT, almost posted my second in the SMT forum. Third time lucky,

Picked up a 2016 run out special in black.
Great bike. :D :D :D
by 2_SL0
Wed Dec 27, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Just Arrived
Replies: 11
Views: 2893

Re: Just Arrived

Most likely as I becoming somewhat respectable I will move to a GT lol.
by 2_SL0
Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Just Arrived
Replies: 11
Views: 2893

Re: Just Arrived

Ooopps again. I mean't this page is GT intro page, Im on R.

:D :D :D
by 2_SL0
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Just Arrived
Replies: 11
Views: 2893

Re: Just Arrived

My bad, just realised this is the GT intro, ooops. Sorry.

That would be Old Russel Road. One of my favs.
by 2_SL0
Wed Dec 20, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Just Arrived
Replies: 11
Views: 2893

Re: Just Arrived

Rode home, decided to take the scenic way home up the coast. (about 90km). Lets just say I have confirmation of what they do. :D
I did almost see myself getting ready to back the bike into a corner and realised that maybe not on my first ride.
One hell of a fun bike to ride hehe.
by 2_SL0
Sun Dec 17, 2017 4:04 am
Forum: Introductions!
Topic: Just Arrived
Replies: 11
Views: 2893

Just Arrived

Hi Guys, Thought I better do an intro. Just purchased my second SD, Had an 06 a few years ago, a number of bikes since then. Have added a new 2016 SD (dealer run out special) to the garage. Pick up on Tuesday, do have one quick question, with the traction control on will it power wheelie a little, a...