Flat Tire

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jfink
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Re: Flat Tire

Post by jfink » Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:01 pm

jjscsix wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:21 pm
jfink wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:42 pm
jjscsix wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:40 pm
I think you should buy a new Goldwing.....for Laura of course. I’m sure she will appreciate that you are looking out for her interest so that she doesn’t have to worry about that raggedy old heap of shit breaking down in the middle of nowhere.
HA! Adventure begins when the plan ends. She is actually pretty comfortable with the idea that we are riding that old heap that is liable to break down in the middle of nowhere. I don't want to disappoint her!
You are talking about the bike, right? :lol:
I think so? I don't know? :(
Joe

2017 SDGT, 2014 BMW GTLE, 2014 KTM 500Exc, 2011 KTM 990 Adventure Dakar, 2004 Honda Goldwing

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Re: Flat Tire

Post by DaveNZ » Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:46 am

Aussie Dave wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:46 am
Keep us posted with the PR5........ I'm headed in that direction, once I wear my Angel's out :lol:
Interesting looking tire, very large tread groves, the front looks much improved, with a slick type outer edge which will help with feed back when cranked over hard on the gas :D
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Post by Aussie Dave » Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:17 pm

Yes, that's how I read the new tread pattern too......probably won't last as long as the PR4, but more grip and better suited to a lightweight like the GT ;) - anyway, my Angels are wearing really slowly these days....it'll take a trip to put some miles on them if this crap heatwave doesn't relent soon.. :lol:
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