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    Cordogs new bike family member.

    So I finally pulled the trigger and bought a 450 road reg, she needed a little bit of love because she'd been somebody's treadmill and stored in the back of a shed for the last few years, but after some new shoes and brakes and some grease, she was ready for her maiden voyage!

    I'll let you know how it goes!



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    looks the Goods man.
    Get out hit all the bush trails now! be fun.

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    Big boppa

    Hang onto that big rig bud

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    Nice rig, gotta love a 450 for instant gratification, with just a flick of the right hand you're chucking dinosaur egg sized rocks at your mates with the back tyre. Although they do have a tendancy to eat new back tyres pretty quickly(2 rides i was getting out of a tyre but i must admit i used to have that tyre spinning the whole time like a speedway rider). Probably shouldnt have sold my 04 model but i got back what i bought it for after 4 years of fun. Great bikes and dead reliable with minimal maintenance.
    Too many zeds in the shed

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    You're not wrong mate, the best thing about it is I'll never get tired of the power, the way it's geared is spot on and has a nice easy power curve, unless I wot and then it goes like a cat with a cucumber!

    Will try and source a video from today, a mate has uploaded to Facey but not youtube so not much use here without an embedded link.
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    Nice mate. They are a heavy old girl but certainly do the job and will always get you home.

    What year is it? Bonus on the road reg that's awesome.
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    Quote Originally Posted by motorman View Post
    Nice mate. They are a heavy old girl but certainly do the job and will always get you home.

    What year is it? Bonus on the road reg that's awesome.
    Yeah mate a bit heavier, but its more comfortable for my style of riding. (Slow)
    Its an 04, I need to get a fork saver because I blew out my seals on the way home Saturday


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    Quote Originally Posted by Cordogs View Post
    Yeah mate a bit heavier, but its more comfortable for my style of riding. (Slow)
    Its an 04, I need to get a fork saver because I blew out my seals on the way home Saturday


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    So what made you go buy another one? lol

    Racking in the cash now your working for yourself mate!!!
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    Haha.. Yeah something like that mate!

    Na I've just been working my arse of for the last few months, getting up at 4:15am and getting home after 5pm and thendoing paperwork n ****. I was starting to go a bit crazy and needed to blow off some steam so what better way than to buy a couple of bikes!

    My reasoning for two was I bought the first WR for a couple of grand and I wanted motard wheels for it, but they are $1600 for a set and if I was to sell the bike later its still only worth a couple of grand. So why not buy a whole other bike for a few g and have two??
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