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Offline Rudi2T

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New Dual Sport Noob
« on: December 06, 2017, 08:11:58 am »
Hi everyone

My name is Rudi and I just bought a 2008 KLR 650 and am looking to learn a bit from the guys that's been riding Dual Sport and Adventure bikes for a while. Looking forward to reading some trip reports and also finding new places to ride both locally and hopefully across the borders too.

I've started riding again after about 15 years of no bikes. Started again with some off road riding and have now also started riding on the road again.
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2017, 08:55:22 am »
Welcome and enjoy. Wish you many safe miles, these KLRs are just about indestructible  :thumleft:
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2017, 09:57:24 am »
Welcome!  :thumleft:  Whereabouts are you in Gauteng?
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2017, 12:02:26 pm »
I'm in Pretoria. Thanks for the welcome guys.
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2017, 12:23:26 pm »
Welcome, lots to :sip: read here, lots to  :biggrin:  about, some  ???  answered, a fair bit of  ;)  goes on, some guys  :drif:  over the bikes (or else the babes), and there is even some  :pot:  that goes on, and a significant amount of :amazon:
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2017, 04:41:42 pm »
I'm in Pretoria. Thanks for the welcome guys.

I'm also in Pretoria. Keep a look out on the Pretoria rides thread - I will also post a ride there again soon.  :thumleft:
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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2017, 07:43:19 pm »
Hi there Rudi my name is Gavin (73 peanut) and I just wanted to say hi.  Have also started riding a adventure bike recently . 1200gs.  It's a lot more fun being able to get off the tar.  You are welcome to contact me sometime and we can go explore a bit.  0728174656 WhatsApp . Live on the east Rand in Benoni area.
 

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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2017, 09:36:10 pm »
welcome Rudi


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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #8 on: December 09, 2017, 07:40:40 am »
Welcome Rudi2T  :thumleft:
 

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Re: New Dual Sport Noob
« Reply #9 on: December 09, 2017, 08:07:05 am »
Welcome and safe miles
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