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post #1 of 38 Old 05-30-2008, 12:34 PM Thread Starter
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My new Ride

2006 BMW F650GS

I'm in love again with 2 wheels!! Kristen need to meet up and get Kenny to ride it though!!! PM me!!

Current configuration

Gaint bug sheild --coming off for cooling of me purposes--
heated hand grips
hard expandable luggage
corbin and factory seat
thottle meiser
ABS


Here's the pics so far!






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post #2 of 38 Old 05-30-2008, 12:37 PM
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Pretty sweet! Congrats

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That thing is sweet!!! You guys are seriously making me consider a dual sport..........damn you.......DAMN YOU ALL!!!

On that note, I'm stealing my neighbors DRZ400 for the next week




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Nice AJ - Congrats!

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That is a really nice ride.

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Very nice, when you wanna trade?

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Sweet.

"Towards the end of the vid, it looks like she may have had a bafflectomy." - MarylandMike
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Thanks guys!!


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Very nice, when you wanna trade?
uhmmm never!! but you was nice enough to get me addicted to the Dual Sport with the KLR!!! so I'll trade off next time we are together if you want for about 5 mins

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uhmmm never!! but you was nice enough to get me addicted to the Dual Sport with the KLR!!! so I'll trade off next time we are together if you want for about 5 mins

Hmmmm, I can do ALOT in 5 minutes.

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Hmmmm, I can do ALOT of damage in 5 minutes.
Fixed.

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Fixed.
It's a BMW, how bad could it get....



Not like it has a doohickey or anything.

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Pardon the ignorance, but how would this bike typically be classified?

I see a lot of DS speak.... Is that a single front rotor?

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Welcome back to the 2 wheel community. Nice bike AJ. All the best of luck with it.

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it's BMW's very successful attempt at a Dual Sport more oriented towards the road but very capable off road, they have quite the following

oh and yep its only a single disk upfront

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So you fill up your butt with gas......hmmm.

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i...more oriented towards the road...
was probably my hangup in determining that for myself

Congrats. She's a beaut!

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Nice, AJ! Congrats!

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Like the bike, but that's probably one of the ugliest wind shield/screen configurations I've ever scene (no offense).

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Very nice bike! Have fun.

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Very nice ... so, you're ready for a ride out west in a week?

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Well that's just cool AJ, nice bike, enjoy!

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So you fill up your butt with gas......hmmm.
Already gots plenty-o-gas there! just ask the wife!!

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Like the bike, but that's probably one of the ugliest wind shield/screen configurations I've ever scene (no offense).
It's very functional, but very fugly it is already put up until winter!!

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Very nice ... so, you're ready for a ride out west in a week?
Uhmmm well my wife is okay with it I am a little concerned about the cost of the whole trip. Just figuring still.

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Already gots plenty-o-gas there! just ask the wife!!


That was good.

Glad to see you back on two. I'm interested in your impressions of the bike.

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Congrats AJ, bike looks awesome!!

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I'm interested in your impressions of the bike.
+1, those caught my eye the first time I saw them.
Congrats on the purchase.

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AJ... quick take it back, the chains' on the wrong side!!!

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Congrats! Have fun with it.

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AJ... quick take it back, the chains' on the wrong side!!!
That was my exact thought once I'm like what the heck where's the chain?? oh duh...

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i like it! good for you and enjoy!!!

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holy cow, super sweet ride man. Nice nice nice

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Congrats AJ! That sweet ride will take you anywhere you want to go, with great MPG! Welcome back!

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Very nice - congrats! It's good to be in love

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Nice ride, have fun!

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Sweet.

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Thank heavens, you took that fugly windshield off!
Adam, the bike is beautiful. I absolutely love that color.
Congratulations, you are going to love it. Now get some new tires....
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thanks and i agree with Kenny needs new tires what did you call them again?? death somethings

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Good looking new bike ! Congrads !!

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