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Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Prescott, Wi. Upper Ms.River bluff country
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Vintage Red Metallic Clearcoat (stock)
Bought in '01 to provide moto relief while sorting out Kayzie's carb problems, never happened. Traded it in April '18 for a new 2017 DL650, which I ride more often now and ironically started a tread-up remake of Kayzie.
Modifications and Upgrades
Stock, repainted original Vintage Red after a low side, left the graphics off. Zero Gravity touring windshield with custom "coke bottle" tint. Upgraded stainless steel fasteners (mostly Tractor Supply & Menard's) tank bra (remember those?)
K&N air & oil filters, Hotcams shims, DID 530 VX chain
Wheels and Tires
Stock sizes, Michelin Pilot 4s, EBS front wave rotors Goodrich braided steel lines and fittings.
Tank bra, Tourmaster 18L tank bag, Chase Harper Aeropac II saddlebags,
Ventura Euro Rally internal "sissy bar" mount tail bag.
Converted to LED lighting https://www.superbrightleds.com/cat/motorcycle/ Kuryakyn load compensator, Momentary switch in parallel w/ fuel pump; aided in priming float bowls after extended dormancy i.e. I drove over-the-road semi and fuel would evaporate after 9-10 days or more.
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