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post #1 of 4 Old Mar 11th, 2012, 9:48 pm Thread Starter
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Hi All! Just purchased a 2010 K1200LT with 9000 miles on the ticker. Been riding Honda Goldwing for the past 4 years and really wasnt my bag. I like to knee drag and drive sporty. And being 6"5 the Goldwing got real uncomfortable during trips and generally no fun on the mountain roads. I was always scared of hitting bottom. Owned a GS and Honda varadero 1000 .in germany. Test drove LT and really felt at home again. So i traded. Let the fun begin.
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post #2 of 4 Old Mar 11th, 2012, 10:03 pm
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Congratulations !! A very wise choice indeed--I am sure you will love it more and more.
Welcome to this forum and best of luck to you....ride safe !
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post #3 of 4 Old Mar 12th, 2012, 1:52 am
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Eurorider1 (is that your real name?)

Well done on picking an LT. Not sure if "knee dragging" would be a reason to buy one, but it's no slouch through the corners!

Simon

2006 k1200LT........my 13th!
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post #4 of 4 Old Mar 12th, 2012, 5:30 am
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Re: Euro rider1

Wooohw eurorider1 with an LT you picked the right Truk for knee dragging .
But anyhow always a good and safe ride.
Dont overforce it on the beginning. I think it will take a few miles.

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