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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9220 on: January 09, 2021, 04:11:41 AM »
It was 19F / -7C on my way home. Finally I can contribute some bike pics to this thread!







PS.... Pete, that is awesome about Sebrings being there where you are! Do they look the same as mine or the other ones here in the States ?
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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9221 on: January 09, 2021, 12:56:38 PM »
Wahoo, pics! Thanks Showbiz  :icon_mrgreen: :woohoo:

That sounds way too cold though!

Yeah the Sebring I saw looked exactly the same as yours from what I could see, I suspect there was a minimal amount of importing of right hand drive versions done.
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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9222 on: January 16, 2021, 12:50:30 PM »
It was hot and humid yesterday but beautiful clear blue skies and dry roads made for an awesome morning out.

Six Kats plus a couple of others in the mix and loads of fun.

IMG_4379 by starpoint73, on Flickr

We had a new fella on an XL with us as well so we showed him some of the more interesting detours and scenery on the way home as well.

IMG_4383 by starpoint73, on Flickr

I also finally got to lay eyes on the new Z900 and Katana in the Pitstop Cafe parking area as I'd not seen either in the metal yet. Unfortunately I didn't get to figure out who was riding them to have a chat and maybe a photo of the old with the new Katana.

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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9223 on: January 16, 2021, 04:17:31 PM »
Hiya folks... rare drop in.... life is busy... very busy

But.... I did a few searches in here.... couldn’t see any particular results...

So..

Who Knows?  :sad: - Yama?

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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9224 on: January 17, 2021, 12:21:10 PM »
Glad to see you dropping back in Mr Janx  :thumb:

However that is sad news indeed, especially as no one over seems to know either  :sad:

RIP our regular post whore.
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Re: Last Post Wins - V3
« Reply #9225 on: January 20, 2021, 03:22:39 AM »
I decided I'd seen enough of my shoulders on Saturday so time to ditch the stock mirrors and get some bar ends sorted finally.

As luck would have it, the stock bar end weights are recessed about 10mm so they cover the ends of the clip ons, which is about the same width as the mounts for the mirrors. I just chucked a spacer under the bar end weight and job done, bar end mirrors while retaining the stock bar end weights and no adjustments to controls or grips required. Bargain!

I haven't been able to road test yet as I'm waiting for a rear tyre. My slow leak turned out to be a puncture and the centre of the tyre's pretty much illegal anyway, so a new BT46 is on the way. So much for the VM33 rebuild in February, that's going to have to be a March thing now.

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