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Offline Gwilliams

What is a T700 not?
« on: January 06, 2021, 03:32:26 pm »
Fortunately it is NOT

1. A 990, 1090, 1190 or worse a 1290 - it is so much more nimble
2. a 690 - very noticeable in the technical side
3. and not a 530 KTm

But it is

1. Well balanced
2. Very smooth
3. Comfortable
4. Light enough to look forward to the technical bits
5. The biggest revelation was how stable it was in the wind compared to a 990
6. Performance is impressive

Onto the to- do list

Sort of suspension set up


After 450km - I am a very happy owner









 
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2021, 04:07:10 pm »
Post a picture of the bike :thumleft:
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2021, 04:36:17 pm »
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2021, 04:56:06 pm »
Lucky guy!!
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2021, 05:19:54 pm »
T700
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2021, 05:23:53 pm »
T700
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #6 on: January 06, 2021, 05:24:21 pm »
Cannot post pics properly - sorry
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #7 on: January 06, 2021, 05:29:32 pm »
How did you get that number!! :thumleft: :thumleft:
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2021, 05:32:41 pm »
 :thumleft: Very, very nice, enjoy.
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #9 on: January 06, 2021, 05:56:00 pm »
What it is not is occupying a place in my garage :(

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #10 on: January 06, 2021, 05:57:12 pm »
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #11 on: January 06, 2021, 06:09:26 pm »
It's a special kind of cringe when such a pretty new bike gets laid down so soon.  ;) >:D
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #12 on: January 06, 2021, 06:26:38 pm »
Very nice, enjoy it! :thumleft:
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #13 on: January 06, 2021, 06:37:07 pm »
... Not reasonably available?  :)

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #14 on: January 06, 2021, 08:43:44 pm »
How did you get that number!! :thumleft: :thumleft:

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #15 on: January 06, 2021, 08:57:27 pm »
This T700 looks so good with the tail-tidy  :drif:
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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #16 on: January 06, 2021, 09:02:59 pm »
This T700 looks so good with the tail-tidy  :drif:
Enjoy the bike

Thanks, best decision taken was to do the suspension, substitute seat for high foam and lower oversized footpegs


 

Offline Smoky

Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #17 on: January 07, 2021, 08:05:23 am »
We know it's a great bike, but is it worth what is costs here or are there better options??
 

Offline Spectaitor

Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #18 on: January 07, 2021, 08:13:38 am »
What is a T700 not?

In my garage  :'(
So much to do, so little time. Better get going then!
 

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Re: What is a T700 not?
« Reply #19 on: January 07, 2021, 10:08:46 am »
Congrats! I wish you many safe miles!

I must say the tail tidy and LED indicators makes the bike look much better than the stock one.  :thumleft:

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