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Offline nick1972

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Bike finally ready!!!
« on: December 01, 2015, 08:15:07 AM »
Finally, my bike is ready, although its still sat in showroom waiting for me to pick it up... :305:


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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2015, 08:47:45 AM »
Bike looks good, but I think they have put the reflector on the number plate upside down, it should sit roughly right angles to the road facing the following traffic not facing upwards.

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2015, 08:53:08 AM »
Reflector? God knows.

That plate is coming off anyway, they wouldn't let it leave with my 7x5 one. :182:

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2015, 12:59:57 PM »
Bahnstormer BMW ?

I picked up my red one from there on Saturday :-)


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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2015, 03:55:20 PM »
Yep. That's the one.

The full Akrapovic system sounds fecking epic.

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2015, 04:04:40 PM »
looks great nick, we just need it to stop raining now  :084:

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2015, 04:06:06 PM »
What options did you go for Nick ?


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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #7 on: December 01, 2015, 04:09:27 PM »
everything, with looking at the photo  :002:

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #8 on: December 01, 2015, 04:59:18 PM »
*Originally Posted by bazzer [+]
What options did you go for Nick ?

Basically, I had a "fcuk it we only live once" moment and went a bit made with the options...

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Re: Bike finally ready!!!
« Reply #9 on: December 01, 2015, 05:06:49 PM »
*Originally Posted by tyke65 [+]
everything, with looking at the photo  :002:

S1000XR Sport SE with;

Full Akrapovic system,
Nav V,
Tinted screen,
Alarm 
EvoTech tail tidy. (Looks by far the best solution)
BMW Motorad rim tape (oh yeah!!!)
Tiny tiny number plate. (S100D XR)
Removal of silly plastic mudguard
Removal of hideous metal piping (this bike will never see panniers)
Removal of old man touring rack, and replacing it with the standard Sport end.
HP Rearsets
HP Levers
HP Seat
.....And an optimate lead!