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1Back to top Go down    Greeting from British Columbia on Sat Jun 27, 2015 2:11 pm

Tfreeze

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Hello all,

I gave in and sold my Triumph Speed Triple and bought something more "passenger friendly". I like to go on short trips with the wife, but the Triumph limited us to a couple hundred kilometers a day.

Purchased a 1991 K100RS with 21,000miles on it. Sat in a garage in California for a long time and needed some love.

Finishing restoring the bike so that I can get Collector's Status from the insurance provider; much cheaper for insurance as long as I promise not to ride it to work.

I am looking forward to becoming a contributing member of the forum, instead of just gleaning all the great information available here.

    

2Back to top Go down    Re: Greeting from British Columbia on Sat Jun 27, 2015 4:03 pm

brickrider

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Welcome Tfreeze. I'm a fan of the RS models too. Perhaps we'll cross paths someday at the BC Beemers rally in Nakusp?

    

3Back to top Go down    left coaster on Sat Jun 27, 2015 4:18 pm

nvboy

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Tfreeze!
Good to have another Kanuck and another wet coaster on the forum. Greetings from an RS, Collector plate Islander.

Darrin


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4Back to top Go down    Re: Greeting from British Columbia on Sat Jun 27, 2015 6:14 pm

Tfreeze

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Thanks for greetings.

One of the reasons I bought the bike was how popular these bikes seem to be in their "old age". I am looking forward to getting involved in the local BMW rider community.

I have only ridden it 300 miles so far, and it is a vastly different drive than any of the bike I have owned before. The turn signals still require more concentration than I am used to.

    

5Back to top Go down    Re: Greeting from British Columbia on Sat Jun 27, 2015 8:40 pm

RicK G

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Hi Tfreeze welcome to the Knuthaus. I have been riding bricks now for 10 years and am sure I will never like the indicator switches they just seem to be counter intuitive.


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