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New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Sat Sep 14, 2019 3:18 pm

Got the newbie! Lovely day for getting out and about as well, awesome machine, still smiling :D
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Re: New Bike

Post by Marino » Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:54 pm

Nice, look like transfers, :thumb:

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Re: New Bike

Post by fastbob » Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:25 pm

Is this one if those spot the difference competitions ? 😁 Great bike , enjoy .

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Re: New Bike

Post by skyrider » Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:40 pm

good looking steed and smart colour scheme too 8-)
i dont know where im going but i will when i get there

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Re: New Bike

Post by S-Westerly » Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:44 pm

Niiice.
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Re: New Bike

Post by Bender » Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:46 pm

Love the colours :thumb:
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Re: New Bike

Post by Six30 » Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:06 pm

:thumb: :thumb:
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Re: New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:18 am

fastbob wrote:
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:25 pm
Is this one if those spot the difference competitions ? 😁 Great bike , enjoy .
I know what you're saying, not sure why it posted 2 photos but if I delete one it deletes the other! :? 1st to admit I know F--- all about computers :thumb:

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Re: New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:21 am

After a day riding I would say it definitely needs the comfort seat .... My arse was numb :D

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Re: New Bike

Post by rennie » Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:11 am

Nice! Enjoy! :thumb:
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Re: New Bike

Post by geofferz » Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:27 pm

Glad you like it! I didn't like the colours originally but saw it in the dealer the other day and was a convert! Unique. Enjoy. Any questions just ask.
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Re: New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:05 am

geofferz wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:27 pm
Glad you like it! I didn't like the colours originally but saw it in the dealer the tiger day and was a convert! Unique. Enjoy. Any questions just ask.
Cheers Geofferz and thanks for the input and advice on my last thread :thumb:

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Re: New Bike

Post by Theculturalattache » Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:25 pm

Lovely bike!

How do you rate the panniers?

Are they hard or soft, waterproof,stable?

How do they attach?

Cheers.

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Re: New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:13 pm

Theculturalattache wrote:
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:25 pm
Lovely bike!

How do you rate the panniers?

Are they hard or soft, waterproof,stable?

How do they attach?

Cheers.
Panniers will be fine for a long weekend, semi rigid in construction and come with waterproof liners for your clothes, as they supply waterproof liner with them I'm going to assume that they're not waterproof, as a precaution I've treated them with Nikwax water repellant spray. I rode with them on today, very stable, in fact I didn't even know they were there. Three metal attachment lugs on a steel frame, locked with a key into position, easy to take off and on, can fit a helmet inside well. They're pretty unobtrusive and don't get in the way when filtering.

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Re: New Bike

Post by manxie49 » Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:31 pm

geofferz wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:27 pm
Glad you like it! I didn't like the colours originally but saw it in the dealer the other day and was a convert! Unique. Enjoy. Any questions just ask.
Hey Geofferz, what type of tyre pressure gauge are you using for the front wheel?? I have three in the garage and none of them will get into the valve and make a decent seal to check the pressure

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