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Old 04-08-2015, 09:34 AM
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Back in Black

After some thorough deliberation I went ahead and bought a new K1300R. I was going back and forth between the KR or the KS and ultimately I just felt the KR just suits me better where I am right now in my life.....so she's in my garage right now with about 75 kilometers on the odometer (from riding her home the long way) and I plan a weekend get away with my family (they drive, I ride) to a private little cabin we rented for the weekend in Kangaroo Valley.....I have a feeling I'll be making some long milk runs this weekend. Thanks to all of you for your valuable opinions and input. i look forward to hanging out with you (virtually or in person) very soon.
P.S. I don't know how to really upload photos here....but I think I have a thumbnail going.
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Re: Back in Black

HEY ...... we need pictures. .
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Old 04-08-2015, 09:40 AM
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Re: Back in Black

Hey Chris...I think I just did it successfully (had to resize)
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Re: Back in Black

Hi Christian

Congratulations on your beauty, only for wise people

Waiting for your pics
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Old 04-08-2015, 09:42 AM
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Re: Back in Black

Hi Christian ,

Congrats on the new ride , milk runs are good , but beer runs are better ...

As for posting pics , have a look at this : http://www.i-bmw.com/faq.php?faq=vb_...w_post_picture
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Hey Chris...I think I just did it successfully (had to resize)

I suggest 1024 pixels
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Re: Back in Black

Welcome to the asylum Christian! Nice bike!
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Re: Back in Black

Looks good and Brucev approves of the color!

Amazing they don't sell it here in the US....
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Re: Back in Black

Christian:

Welcome to the site. And great color - is there any other color?
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Re: Back in Black

Welcome to the site, great looking bike, yet despite what others may think black is the slowest color
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I'm generally not a fan of the KR looks, but that one is exceptional..

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Re: Back in Black

Welcome to iBMW Christian, congrats on the new bike!
Did you get the extra year warranty.

I started a thread to gather all the riders from Australia together, post you details up of your keen.
Roll Call - Riders in Australia
http://www.i-bmw.com/showthread.php?t=46666
We will have to get a sydney ride organised soon.

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Re: Back in Black

Great looking bike, you will love it!

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Re: Back in Black

Pretty sweet KR you got there Christian!
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Beautiful bike! As said earlier, why isn't the KR offered in the US?

Enjoy the ride. The K13 is a smooth customer.
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Re: Back in Black

The "R" was the only cogent choice; Christian. But I'm biased.

Gorgeous! Many happy miles together.
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Beautiful bike, Christian. I wish the KR was still available in the US.
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Thanks for the warm welcome Gentlemen. I'll post some more pics soon....first weekend ride tomorrow morning!!!
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Love the look of that bike. It looks like such a thug!!
Congrats, I'm sure BruceV is drooling all over his computer.
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