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- Subject: Re: Introduction
- From: Cees De Groot <cdegroot@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2005 23:46:55 +0200
On 8/25/05, Steve Makohin <wateredg@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I guess I'm the one who is going to bait this thread: Tell us about your
> R1100RT. Does it surge? That's a common thread on both lists, but it has
> been dying off in recent years with the introduction of dual spark Oilheads.
If you can explain exactly what you mean with 'surging', I'll tell you
whether mine does it or not :-).
I picked the bike up today, rode to a place that's specialized in
mounting Garmins on bikes to get a RAM mount for my GPS V, and back
with a little detour to show the bike to my gf, all in all a bit over
150 miles. The best description I can give of the handling is 'docile'
- - it does what I want, period. It's a very well-behaved bike. Almost
boring. And I need an exhaust that is not so civilized, I think ;-).