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post #1 of 9 Old 05-23-2019, 09:33 PM Thread Starter
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Greetings from Vancouver, BC

New 2018 wee Strom 650XT owner. Owned dozens of bikes from naked street, cruisers to cafe racers. First time on an ADV bike and love everything about it!! Glad I made the switch.
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post #2 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 01:09 AM
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Welcome and congrats on your new ride.

Toronto, Canada
2015 V-Strom 1000
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post #3 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 01:14 AM
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Skid plate and crash bars in your future?
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DL1000K6 Two wheels good; four wheels bad.
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post #4 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 02:16 AM
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Awesome, welcome to the forum. Now get that bike dirty and start heading to Dawson City for D2D!

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Previous rides: 2012 KLX250S, 2006 VT1100C2, 2002 KX125, 1999 SV650, 1987 GPZ305
Bikes I wish I had: Ducati 916, Harley Road King, KTM 500 EXC, BMW R1200RT, Honda CRF1000L, BMW R75
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post #5 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 07:24 AM
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Welcome to the Forum. Ride safe.
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post #6 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 08:36 AM
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Welcome aboard, ride safe, and let the farkling commence!

2018 1000XT, black. The Night's Watch. Givi engine bars, rear wheel mud guard, radiator screen. Givi V56 Litre Monokey topcase. Puig screen. Freeway Blaster horn. Speedohealer. SW Motech guards for R. brake reservoir, R. brake cylinder, exhaust pipe valve. Aprilia Tuono mirrors. GPR exhaust slip-on.
2006 DL1000, The Red Rhino. Gone for good.
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post #7 of 9 Old 05-24-2019, 02:24 PM
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Location: Vancouver BC Canada
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Hi and welcome. Always nice to see another local on the forum.

2017 DL 650, 2018 Vespa GTS 300

I'm having an adventure- so, its an adventure bike.
I'm retiring so I can ride full time.
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post #8 of 9 Old 05-26-2019, 11:41 AM
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Welcome to the forum, bc.

2020 Eastern V-Strom Rally (website) - May 14 - 17, 2020
2006 Suzuki V-Strom DL650K
1986 Honda Shadow VT700C
1974 Suzuki TM-250
1966 Triumph Bonneville T-120R
1965 Suzuki 80
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post #9 of 9 Old 05-26-2019, 02:08 PM
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Hey neighbour. Welcome.
Hope to see you out on the local roads.

Long time rider, new to Stromming.
2018 DL1000 ... in yellow. <sigh>
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