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    Which VStream?

    Which VStream?
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    Finally...!!!![:D]

    Finally...!!!![:D]
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    I've got a belt drive...

    I've got a belt drive...
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    I'm fit as I can be...seriously. But if a...

    I'm fit as I can be...seriously. But if a product is a square peg that requires insertion into a round hole, even a fit body can develop a spasm. It ain't me, Chris...it's the Madstad. I get that...
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    Just a brief anecdote: When I "installed" the...

    Just a brief anecdote: When I "installed" the Madstad on my bike, the fitting was so complicated and requiring of "brute force" that I wound up with a back spasm that kept me from riding for 10...
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    Sorry...what's a Madstad? Just kidding...that's...

    Sorry...what's a Madstad? Just kidding...that's been beaten to death.
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    I did try it, and didn't love it. That doesn't...

    I did try it, and didn't love it. That doesn't mean it's "bad"...just that I didn't care for it. To be truthful, I thought it looked hideous and created too much heat.

    Regarding rider...
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    Good questions, Chris. To be honest, I think...

    Good questions, Chris. To be honest, I think it's down to a couple of factors - one, the quality of my earplug seal and, two, how calm the winds are. Most of my riding is in canyons, where even a...
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    It's a funny thing, Thumpin...how one day it's...

    It's a funny thing, Thumpin...how one day it's good (OEM), next day...not so much. Resembles the famous three-legged stool problem, where you try to level the stool by sawing a "little" off one leg,...
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    You absolutely nailed it!

    You absolutely nailed it!
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    Man chases windscreens...and God laughs

    I'm finally convinced that windscreens are God's revenge for our materialism and incessant fiddling. How else to explain that after trying numerous windscreen combinations on my F800GT (and,...
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    Thumpin, that's a hell of a write-up...thanks! ...

    Thumpin, that's a hell of a write-up...thanks! The effort you've put into this will help others shortcut the process of getting a good windscreen result...
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    I liked the VStream "Sport" screen a lot. It...

    I liked the VStream "Sport" screen a lot. It created a larger pocket of quiet air behind it than the stock screen, but I gradually became aware that my shoulders were being battered a bit by...
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    Sorry for the delay in replying...haven't check...

    Sorry for the delay in replying...haven't check in for a couple of days. I got the tinted screen from Sierra BMW.

    As for the MRA...I did finally realize that I was probably approaching wind noise...
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    Well said, Chris. Same here, a couple of days...

    Well said, Chris. Same here, a couple of days ago. NO traffic, corner after corner...beautiful. Figure I have a month and a half before the bikes go into stasis. Then...waiting, waiting,...
  16. Thread: Booster ug

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    What the heck is a "booster plug"?

    What the heck is a "booster plug"?
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    Re: Polarized sunglasses. Pilots with glass...

    Re: Polarized sunglasses. Pilots with glass panel multi-function displays learn very quickly not to use polarized glasses because they do just what was described here, and in the air the...
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    Maybe a Honda Grom would be more suitable...[:)]...

    Maybe a Honda Grom would be more suitable...[:)]

    I'll bet you walked to school every day as a kid...and it was uphill both ways...

    All in jest...I'm 73 and there are some things I wish hadn't...
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    How the heck do you get that kind of mileage out...

    How the heck do you get that kind of mileage out of tires? I find that even though there's quite a lot of tread on tires after 6,000 miles, their profile changes a lot and cornering is not as good. ...
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    There are several ZTechnik screens: Sport, Sport...

    There are several ZTechnik screens: Sport, Sport Tour and Tour. I've tried the first two and found the Sport did a fine job. In the end, however, I went back to stock (tinted) and mounted an MRA...
  21. I bought my '18 not only for the looks and...

    I bought my '18 not only for the looks and improvements, but because BMW only made the graphics in that one year, and now the bike isn't in production at all. Essentially, I've got a "one-off", and...
  22. Which one grabs you? I've got an '18 and it...

    Which one grabs you? I've got an '18 and it grabbed me in a big way because of the color/graphics. I've got a '17 RR as well, and wasn't looking to own another bike, but the '18 GT...well, there's...
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    I only wear RF-1200's now. Most comfortable for...

    I only wear RF-1200's now. Most comfortable for my head. Have used modulars in the past, but as another poster said...noisy.

    A tip: I always wear a lightweight silk balaclava on my...
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    One caution on frequent removal/replacement of...

    One caution on frequent removal/replacement of the GT screen: The black plastic panels on left and right that are secured with screws and must come out if you want to remove the screen, have...
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    Opinions regarding windscreens - including the...

    Opinions regarding windscreens - including the Madstad - are never in short supply. Having tried almost every variation on the GT (two heights of the ZTechnik line, Madstad, Wunderlich extender and...
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