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Old 08-14-2009, 08:07 PM   #1
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The new (to me) toy

2004 low hour WR450F
I took it to Patrick at Motorcycles Unlimited and said....where do we go from here? I was lucky in that it had already been coverted to supermoto and tagged for the street. So the hard part, in my opinion, was done. Patrick suggested a few tweeks to what was done already and added a few things I hadn't thought of. In the end this is what come out the doors. I wanted to thank Patrick and the crew up at Motorcycles Unlimited for doing what they do up there. I've never been disapointed and am continually surprised by their excellent work.

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Old 08-14-2009, 08:13 PM   #2
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Old 08-14-2009, 08:14 PM   #3
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Old 08-14-2009, 08:17 PM   #4
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That thing kicks a$$ congrats!
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Old 08-14-2009, 08:21 PM   #5
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Old 08-14-2009, 08:29 PM   #6
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stop selling tires for a day and come ride
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Old 08-14-2009, 09:54 PM   #7
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Old 08-14-2009, 10:06 PM   #8
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stop selling tires for a day and come ride
I'll definately be riding more now. If I ride this thing on the street much I'll have WAY too many tickets though
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Old 08-14-2009, 10:57 PM   #9
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All I want to know is.... when can I ride it!!! Nice machine!
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Old 08-15-2009, 09:51 AM   #10
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Sweet ride John. Bring it to Cresson on Friday and ride the 1.3 mile with me. I'll be on the KTM450SM loaner............
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Old 08-15-2009, 09:52 AM   #11
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Thanks Hutch!
Can't wait to see it in action on tomorrows ride.
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Old 08-15-2009, 10:03 AM   #12
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Looks great, dude!
You're gonna love it.
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Old 08-15-2009, 10:27 AM   #13
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Those pics were almost life sized! lol
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Let me know how it rides, I have started looking into getting a supermoto setup like that.
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Old 08-15-2009, 05:04 PM   #15
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I did 100 miles on it Friday, and again today. The ride is pretty smooth. I told Patrick to set it up for the track, so I assume it is slightly on the stiffer side. I'm liking the bike fo sho. I'd suggest getting one and joining the motard gang.
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Old 08-15-2009, 05:07 PM   #16
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Old 08-15-2009, 05:30 PM   #17
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Look into a corbin or saddleman if you want to stretch the legs out on that thing. I'll let you sit on mine tommorrow soo you can feel the difference.
Or you could have one made from endangered chinchilla pelts like the one on Patrick's DRZ. LOL!
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He nailed the take-off, but when he landed, something terrible happened. His front tire exploded like a cannonball, and his handle bars went straight through his head. Blood was everywhere. His teeth were ground down to a powder, and the front of his face exploded out the back of his skull. He died instantly... the next day.
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Look into a corbin or saddleman if you want to stretch the legs out on that thing. I'll let you sit on mine tommorrow soo you can feel the difference.
Or you could have one made from endangered chinchilla pelts like the one on Patrick's DRZ. LOL!


You say chinchilla, I say Renazco.

http://www.renazco.com/

I can also ride ALL day and not get monkey .
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